A man was working near turbine-type machinery at a factory on the outskirts of   Mitchelstown, Co Cork at about 10am today when he was electrocuted. File photograph: Getty Images

A 38-year-old man is fighting for his life at Cork University Hospital after he was electrocuted at a site in Mitchelstown, Co Cork. The man was work(...)

Morgan Gerald Daniel The O’Donovan, who has died aged 84, was chief of one of the leading families of the old Gaelic nobility. Belying this heredita(...)

The body of a 53-year-old woman was discovered shortly before 4.30pm in a house in Clonakilty yesterday afternoon.

Gardaí in west Cork have begun an investigation following the discovery of the body of a 53-year-old woman in a house in Clonakilty yesterday afternoo(...)