Cyclists in Dublin. Almost 600 cyclists were given on-the-spot fines  in the first six months of a new penalty regime. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Almost 600 cyclists were given on-the-spot fines for breaking red lights, cycling without lights or in pedestrianised areas, or for one of four other (...)

Ana Hick had reportedly ingested three ecstasy tablets on a night out with friends.

The Director of Public Prosecution has directed that no charges be brought in relation to the death of teenager who died after reportedly taking ecsta(...)

A woman suffering from anorexia took her own life after a referral for her urgent admission to hospital ‘went astray’, an inquest has heard. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A woman suffering from anorexia took her own life after a referral for her urgent admission to hospital “went astray”, an inquest has heard. The 74-y(...)

Kevin and Una Kelly leaving the Coroners Court in Dublin. Their son Kevin James died six days after his birth in the Midland Regional Hospital Mullingar. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

A couple whose first-born son died six days after a traumatic delivery in Mullingar General Hospital say his death could have been prevented by better(...)

Kevin and Una Kelly leaving the Coroner’s Court in Dublin. Their son Kevin James died six days after his birth in the Midland Regional Hospital Mullingar. File photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

A verdict of medical misadventure had been returned in the case of a baby boy who died almost one week after his birth in Mullingar General Hospital i(...)

Logan Joyce (4) of Wotton Bridge, Ashbourne Road, Co Dublin was found floating face down in the ‘lazy river’ section at the National Aquaitc Centre on July 22nd 2012.

Children are “almost guaranteed” to get into difficulty at a specific attraction at the National Aquatic Centre (NAC), an inquest heard. Logan Joyce (...)

 Noel Burke Snr and Noel Burke Jnr, father and brother of the late Mark Burke pictured leaving the Dublin City Coroners Court this afternoon. Photograph: Colin Keegan, Collins Dublin

There may have been an attempt made to dissolve Mark Burke’s body in acid before his dismembered remains were discovered in a recycling plant in 2014,(...)

‘I knew the dog was upstairs and when she saw him coming up she went bounding out to meet him. She just adored him,’ Mrs Fox told Dublin Coroner’s Court

A 71-year-old man knocked down the stairs by his pet dog was left paralysed and later died, an inquest heard. Ignatius Fox from New Street, Carrick-On(...)

Dan Hogan: found dead on July 8th, 2014.

A teenager who told his mother the mental health service was failing him took his own life three weeks later. Dan Hogan (17) from Donnybrook, Dublin(...)

Coroner Dr Brian Farrell said Rose Hoey (85) ‘may have had some indication of what was what happening but only moments before it happened’. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

An elderly woman died after she was struck by a reversing refuse truck as she crossed the street in Dublin’s Ranelagh village. Rose Hoey (85), Woodst(...)