A man who slashed the face of a 22-year-old man during a so-called ‘rampage’ must await a new sentence following a DPP appeal against his original prison term. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A Limerick man who went on “a rampage” and slashed the face of a 22-year-old in an unprovoked attack must wait to receive a new sentence following an (...)

A search and rescue operation is underway in Co Limerick after  a local man was reported missing. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

An emergency search and rescue operation is underway in Co Limerick after a local man was reported as missing near the Abbey River. The alarm was rais(...)

The scene outside the house in Limerick where the body of a man was discovered early on Wednesday morning. Photograph: Kathryn Hayes

A murder investigation is underway following the death of a 39-year-old man in Limerick city.Gardaí believe the victim, originally from Lithuania, suf(...)

Irish-based helicopter leasing specialist, Waypoint, said on Monday that it has bought more than 100 craft and placed them with clients, less than two years since it was launched.

Irish-based helicopter leasing specialist, Waypoint, said on Monday that it has bought more than 100 craft and placed them with clients, less than two(...)

Mr McNamara worked with top international designer Ib Jorgensen before returning to set up business in his native Limerick

Tributes are being paid to a “true gentlemen of” Irish fashion, Limerick designer John McNamara who passed away on Thursday night.The well known desig(...)

Bright Light Studio Fermoy Dance School with Luxe dancing at the St Patrick’s Day parade in Cork City. Photograph: Clare Keogh 1:51

DUBLIN Many native Dubliners are ambivalent about the St Patrick’s Day parade. Many have seen it so many times before. Others associate(...)

Road Safety Authority chairwoman Liz O’Donnell has insisted she enjoys a good working relationship with Garda management despite criticisms by her predecessor Gay Byrne about  inadequate traffic enforcement levels. Photograph; Dara Mac Donaill / The Irish Times.

Road Safety Authority chairwoman Liz O’Donnell has insisted she enjoys a good working relationship with Garda management despite criticisms by her pre(...)

Former Labour TD and Limerick mayor Frank Prendergast will be laid to rest on Monday. Photograph: Pat Langan

Former Labour TD and Mayor of Limerick Frank Prendergast will be laid to rest on Monday.The 81-year-old died following a battle with cancer last Thurs(...)

The death has taken place of former Labour Party TD and mayor of Limerick Frank Prendergast at the age of 81.  Photograph: Pat Langan

President Michael D. Higgins has paid tribute to former Labour Party TD and mayor of Limerick Frank Prendergast who has died at the age of 81.Mr Prend(...)

O’Donovan Rossa’s Christopher McGuinness and Deaglin Murphy celebrate victory over Kilburn Gaels in the All-Ireland Intermediate Club Hurling Final at Croke. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

On Sunday Antrim open their home league campaign with the visit of All-Ireland semi-finalists Limerick. A week ago, Kevin Ryan’s team defied most pre(...)