Pat Hughes  outside Carlow District Court yesterday. Photograph: Dylan Vaughan

Former Irish Grand National and Royal Ascot-winning trainer Pat Hughes was yesterday convicted of possessing unauthorised animal remedies. Hughes (72(...)

 Garth Brooks: believed to have watched a live webstream of Dublin City Council’s Monday meeting. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Concern about legal action taken to stop his Croke Park concerts contributed to Garth Brooks’s decision to cancel the events, according to Labour R(...)

Garth Brooks in Croke Park in Dublin last January to announce details of a number of concerts this month. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Singer Garth Brooks tonight told the 400,000 people who have bought tickets for his Irish concerts that he will play five shows in Dublin or none at (...)

A file image of Garth Brooks in Croke Park in January when he announced the first of his concerts at the stadium in July this year.  Photograph: Irish Times

Several hundred objections against a licence for five sell-out Garth Brooks concerts at Croke Park this summer have been submitted to Dublin City Coun(...)

Garth Brooks in Croke Park: Dublin City Council said the stadium’s management could apply for a public event licence for his July concerts. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Relations between the GAA and residents near Croke Park have broken down over the staging of (...)

Eventelephant hosted events for clients from a range of sectors, including charities, in return for three to four per cent of the funds raised.

An online petition signed by people concerned about getting their money from the liquidated Dublin company Eventelephant Ltd, has been signed by almos(...)

Kevin Reilly: The Meath man has had six intercounty managers since his debut in 2005. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

The first day Meath tossed Kevin Reilly out the door of the plane, he just about had time to check for a parachute. He was 19 years old and not long o(...)

Dublin City Council’s Civic Offices on Wood Quay,  Dublin. Photograph: Frank Miller

A Dublin City Council worker, who was found guilty of accessing her former supervisor’s voicemail messages, has escaped punishment. Sever(...)