Letters which it is claimed were written by  convicted murderer Graham Dwyer to a woman he is understood to have befriended while in prison have been withdrawn from sale on eBay.

Handwritten letters purportedly from convicted murderer Graham Dwyer to a woman he is understood to have befriended while in prison have been withdraw(...)

If you were born in October or November today might be as good a day as any to start paying extra special care when getting behind the steering wheel.(...)

Fuel prices are down, but gains are swallowed up by an average 20 per cent rise in insurance premiums for the typical motorist. Photograph: Rui Vieira/PA Wire

Irish motorists have not benefited from dramatic falls in the price of fuel over the past 12 months because increases in insurance premiums have wiped(...)

Students living outside the home will spend an average of €1,033 a month compared with an average monthly spend of €474 for those living at home. Photograph: Thinkstock

The number of parents who say they will have to support college-going children next year has risen sharply, according to a new survey. Some 94 per ce(...)

Supporters with Welsh flags cheer on a rider in Dún Laoghaire during the IronMan triathlon  in Dublin on Sunday. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

What was most distressing about the first officially sanctioned IronMan event in Dublin was the absence of anything resembling distress on the faces o(...)

I can see a look of confusion cross my little girl’s face as the glass elevator doors open and two burly men with impressive beards take their place i(...)

Alex White: would not be drawn on how much the Government expects to spend on the whole process. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

The dream of high-speed broadband has inched closer to reality for hundreds of thousands of people in rural Ireland. Minister for Communications Alex(...)

Irish Water managing director John Tierney: all the parties in the Labour Relatiions Commission talks will reconvene in the coming days. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

Talks at the Labour Relations Commission (LRC) between union officials and senior Irish Water management over unpaid staff bonuses have been adjourne(...)

Fans of the breakfast roll:  builders taking a morning break outside Trinity College on Pearse Street, Dublin in August 2009. Photograph: Eric Luke

Centra has taken a step away from the breakfast roll generation with the launch of dozens of new products aimed at tapping into the desires of more he(...)

House prices in the Republic increased by more than six times the EU average in the first three months of this year, according to new figures. Photo: PA Wire

House prices in the Republic increased by more than six times the EU average in the first three months of this year, according to new figures. The rat(...)