MagGrow chief executive Gary Wickham: “We have to find better, more sustainable ways.” Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

MagGrow is a magnetic spraying technology that helps farmers grow more by using less. The system, which has been three years in development, gives bet(...)

PSNI superintendent David Moore said the violence was “nothing short of disgusting”. Photograph: Trevor McBride

Republican dissidents are set to launch attacks on Police Service of Northern Ireland officers to mark the Easter 1916 centenary commemorations, the N(...)

A picture released by the PSNI of a police vehicle struck by a petrol bomb in Lurgan, Co Armagh on Sunday night. Photograph: PSNI via Twitter

At least one gunshot was fired at police during serious overnight disorder in Lurgan, Co Armagh, the PSNI said Monday. No officer was injured in the (...)

The Aurora Borealis photographed on Inis Oírr, Aran Islands on Sunday night. Photographed:  Cormac Coyne.

This year’s winter solstice has been marked by sightings of the Aurora Borealis or northern lights around the Irish coast from the Aran island of Inis(...)

Emo forced a free and Mick Lawlor brought the Clan tally to 2-5 and heralded the end of a thriller.

Portlaoise 0-15 Emo 2-9 A point from a 30-metre free three minutes into injury time ensured a first drawn match in a Laois football final in 1(...)

A combination of six pictures shows the rising supermoon in the sky over  Frankfurt, Germany, on Monday. Photograph: Reuters

Stargazers across the Ireland have observed a blood red ‘supermoon’ for the first time in 30 years. The eerie light created from a lunar eclipse with(...)

A  file photo taken on October 8th, 2014 shows a lunar eclipse as seen from Tokyo. A total eclipse of the moon will occur in the early hours of Monday morning and Irish skywatchers will have an excellent chance of seeing it. Photograph: Yoshikazu TSUNO/AFP/Getty Images.

A total eclipse of the moon will occur in the early hours of Monday morning and Irish skywatchers will have an excellent chance of seeing it. The moo(...)

Perseid meteor shower over Drombeg Stone Circle, Glandore, West Cork, Ireland. Photograph: Emma Jervis Photography

Astronomy Ireland is encouraging people to see the ongoing Perseid meteor shower, which will be visible in the Irish night sky until tomorrow. (...)

Emily Casey (18), from Dalkey, Co Dublin pictured leaving court  after the High Court approved €4.75m payment to her following a High Court action. Photographs: Collins Courts

A teenage girl left paralysed after undergoing surgery on her spine at a Dublin hospital six years ago has received an apology in the High Court. The(...)

The Lurgan attack is the latest perpetrated by dissident republicans who have sought to destabilise the peace process in the North by targeting, and in some cases killing, members of the PSNI.

PSNI officers were lured into the vicinity of a no warning bomb that exploded by dissident republicans who were intent on murdering them, senior offic(...)