Facilities for patients with acute psychiatric difficulties in Waterford University Hospital remain unsuitable despite a recent €1.2 million upgrade, (...)

Businesswoman Jackie Lavin. An application by receivers to repossess the Killarney mountain home associated with Ms Lavin has been adjourned because of High Court proceedings brought by Ms Lavin on the matter. File photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

An application by receivers to repossess the Killarney mountain home associated with the businesswoman Jackie Lavin and her partner Bill Cullen has be(...)

Charlie Hebdo on sale at a news stand on O’Connell Street, Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

The special edition of Charlie Hebdo magazine commemorating victims of the January 7th shootings in Paris has gone on sale in Ireland following a dela(...)

The Asthma Society said Ireland had the fourth highest prevalence of asthma worldwide. Photograph: Getty images

Air pollution levels in smaller towns not covered by the ban on smoky coal exceeds accepted EU limits, according to new research*.The level of particu(...)

Dermot Weld: Khalid Abdullah’s famous pink and green colours can secure feature race glory when Brooch takes the field in the Vincent O’Brien Ruby Stakes. Photograph: Donall Farmer

It’s Juddmonte day at York and it could prove something similar at the start of Killarney’s new €400,000 autumn racing festival where Khalid Abdullah(...)

“There’s been a huge change in the type of people coming,” says Kay Randles, owner of Dromhall Hotel, Killarney.

Kay Randles didn’t stick around to watch the demolition of the 58-bedroom hotel she’d opened with her husband, Neil, 35 years earlier. “I wasn’t there(...)

Kerry manager Eamonn Fitzmaurice has made two changes to his side. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Dublin have made three changes for Sunday’s Division One match in Mullingar. Darragh Nelson comes in at corner back in place of Seán George, who wa(...)

Gardaí at Killarney are investigating the death of a man in a single-vehicle road crash this afternoon on the main Killarney to Cork Road. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A man aged 67 died in a single-vehicle road crash this afternoon on the main Killarney to Cork Road.The driver, the sole occupant of the car, was pron(...)

Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation
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 Richard Bruton: “Liebherr is a good employer and a key facility in the Kerry region.”

Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation Richard Bruton has called on both sides in the Siptu dispute at the Liebherr Container Crane company in (...)

Myself and Galway’s Seán Ó Domhnaill exchange shirts after the drawn All-Ireland final in 2000. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

A friend of mine is halfway to a fortune after the hurling final. Whatever notion took him, he managed to back the double on both All-Ireland finals e(...)