A mast at RTÉ’s Donnybrook facilities in Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Retired RTÉ employees are the latest to oppose plans by the broadcaster to close down its Longwave 252 service from January 19th. The veteran staff jo(...)

Gardaí have arrested a man as part of a Border counties cattle theft investigation. Photograph: Getty Images

Gardaí have arrested a man as part of a multi-agency operation investigating the theft of cattle in the Border counties. The man in his 30s was arrest(...)

Peter Clarke (70) of Carrickmacross, Co Monaghan, was given two concurrent five-year prison sentences by Judge John O’Hagan at Monaghan Circuit Criminal Court in2013.

A 70-year-old bachelor described as a “dirty old man” several times by his trial judge has lost an appeal against sentences for sexually assaulting tw(...)

Snowy conditions have been reported around Letterkenny, Mallow and Carrick-on-Shannon with icy road conditions in Monaghan town and Mullingar. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times 1:08

Friday is set to be one of the coldest nights of the year with temperatures expected to drop to -4 degrees overnight.The coldest night recorded so far(...)

A man has had his drink driving charge dismissed because he was handcuffed by a garda when arrested. File photograph: John Giles/PA Wire

A man has had his drink driving charge dismissed because he was handcuffed by a garda when arrested.Monaghan District Court heard the man had been ful(...)

Elst is a holding company formed arising from a merger of Carbury Mushrooms and Monaghan Middlebrook Mushrooms

The High Court has fixed €30.6 million as the price to be paid for the purchase of a minority shareholder’s interest in a mushroom business following (...)

A former secretary of Fine Gael TD Seán Conlan claims she was physically prevented from leaving his office while “sobbing uncontrollably” after a heat(...)

A ruling that may have significant implications for speeding cases has been taken at Monaghan District Court. Getty Images

Patsy McArdle A ruling that may have significant implications for speeding cases has been taken at Monaghan District Court. Judge Seán MacBride dismis(...)

Seán Conlan denies he harassed and bullied his former secretarial assistant, Cathy  Shevlin, and alleges she shared sensitive tally information with potential political rivals

A Fine Gael TD couriered a letter, written on his own Dáil headed paper, to a small business owner informing her she would be summonsed to an Employme(...)

Trevor Magill, who says he is ‘surprised there is more affluence on the north side’, in the post office in Middletown, Co Armagh. Photograph: Philip Fitzpatrick

Standing beside a bank of flat- screen televisions in his electronics store, Bernard Marron considers how best to describe the economic reality of Bor(...)