Cork’s Stephen Cronin lifts the provincial title following their win over Kerry in Tralee. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

The Eirgrid All-Ireland under-21 football final in Ennis today could yield a third title in 10 years for Cork or a first in 10 years for Mayo but the (...)

Brian McCrory, president of the  Irish League of Credit Unions takes questions at the 2016 AGM in Limerick over the weekend.   Photograph: Liam Burke/Press 22

Credit unions are facing a time of radical change and transformation following the enactment of new regulations, President Michael D Higgins has told (...)

 Marta Turalska from Newcastle West,  Limerick, holds her winning picture, My Grandma With Grape,  in the Texaco Children’s Art Competition 2016. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A Limerick student’s portrait of her grape-eating granny was on Tuesday announced as the winner of the Texaco Children’s Art Competition 2016. The (...)

Filipe Figueiredo sitting on top of a digger

A Portuguese man who was brought to Ireland to work on a road project has spoken of the “prison” he and his colleagues were forced to live in for nea(...)

Gardaí are investigating the circumstances of the fatal collision which occurred when the car which was being driven on the wrong side of the road crashed into a van with a father and daughter inside.

A man in his 40s has been killed in a road accident in Limerick city. The victim died after the car he was travelling in collided with a van shortly (...)

Mary Immaculate coach Éamonn Cregan celebrates with Sean Linnane at the end of the game in which they beat UL to claim the Fitzgibbon Cup. Photograph: Ken Sutton/Inpho

Saturday brought all sorts of milestones for Éamonn Cregan, who coached Mary Immaculate College in Limerick to a first Fitzgibbon Cup. Mary Immacul(...)

Sales at the Nestlé subsidiary jumped by 10 per cent to $525.8 million in 2014. Photograph: EPA

Wyeth Nutritionals, the Irish infant formula business of Swiss food giant Nestlé, has reported a sharp improvement in performance. Figures for the 20(...)

Dublin’s Liam Rushe returns from suspension to face Galway in the NHL at Parnell Park. Photograph: Inpho

SATURDAY Sigerson Cup final UCD v DCU, Jordanstown, 2.30 DCU gathered the kudos with an impressive win against the hosts Jordanstown. Leading(...)

Cork’s Brian Corcoran: played for up to a dozen different teams one year due to his proficiency in two codes. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Next week’s annual GAA Congress will consider hugely significant rule changes, which can make major inroads on the problem of burnout and rationalisin(...)

Shannon Foynes Port: Trade worth worth €6 billion passed through the port last year as it came close to hitting a decade-old record. Photograph: Kieran Clancy

Shannon Foynes Port handled trade worth €6 billion last year as it came close to hitting a decade-old record, the latest figures show. The port co(...)