UCC brought the legal action following flooding damage to buildings on campus in 2009. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

A High Court judge has ruled the Electricity Supply Board (ESB) must pay 60 per cent of University College Cork’s (UCC) estimated several-million-euro(...)

Sandbags outside houses on the Coast Road in Clontarf, Dublin, on Wednesday. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Heavy rains are expected to spread across the country from the west this afternoon. Met Éireann flood and rain warnings remain, with forecaster(...)