Ballygunner’s Pauric Mahony with Na Piarsaigh’s Shane Dowling ahead of the Munster senior hurling club championship final. Photograph: Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile

Limerick All Star Shane Dowling and his Na Piarsaigh team-mates have just one fixture left in their third Munster hurling campaign and the Limerick c(...)

Creativity is central to being a leading scientist.

You won’t get very far with research or innovation if you lack creativity.. Pushing the boundaries of science requires a disciplined mindset that also(...)

Mr Murphy’s  home remained sealed off on Monday as Garda technical experts continued with a forensic examination which is expected to last a number of days. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A 21-year old man subjected two circus workers to a horrific ordeal at knifepoint days after he was released from prison, a court has heard. John Shee(...)

A heroin addict who robbed two elderly nuns as they walked to Mass in Limerick, stealing a bag containing items including a bottle of holy water, has (...)

Dr Christian Ketels: “Finding a universally accepted definition of what a cluster is has proved challenging.”

Ireland has long talked about the positive effect of clusters such as those around the life sciences in Cork, medical devices in the west and more rec(...)

Closures: 140 Garda stations were closed nationwide in 2012-13. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

The death of 62-year-old John O’Donoghue, who suffered a heart attack after discovering intruders at his home in Doon, Co Limerick, has reignited the (...)

 The scene at Thomond Bridge in Limerick, where two men drowned after the platform they were working on plunged into the River Shannon. Photograph Liam Burke/Press 22

Investigtaions are continuing in Limerick after two men died while working on a bridge in the city centre. The men drowned after a platfor(...)

Tipperary players celebrate beating Waterford to win the 2015 Munster Senior Hurling Championship final at Semple Stadium, Thurles. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho.

After Tipperary’s thumping win over Munster champions Cork on this weekend last year a friend texted that the outcome was “yet further proof of the ir(...)

Limerick man Jason Corbett (39) was found dead at his home in Wallburg, North Carolina on August 3rd

The body of a Limerick man killed in the US will arrive in Ireland tomorrow after a charitable trust endeavoured to pay the repatriation costs. A flig(...)

Two men in their 20s have died following seperate crashes in counties Limerick and Donegal.

Two men in their 20s have died following seperate crashes in counties Limerick and Donegal. In Limerick, a man was fatally injured when he was struck(...)