Family members, including Anthony Bolger (brother of the deceased) at Tramore, Co Waterford at an inquest into the fishing tragedy that occured off Tramore.

An “unspeakable tragedy” fell upon an extended family when three brothers in their 40s who set off to work on lobster pots drowned after a catastrophi(...)

The wreckage of the crashed Cessna on the Carlow-Wexford border. Photograph: Dwane Doran

Verdicts of death by blunt force trauma have been returned by a jury at an inquest in Carlow into the deaths of a pilot and his passenger in a crash(...)

 Jonathan (Jonny) Byrne of  Tomard, Leighlinbridge, Co Carlow  lost his life on February 1st, 2014 at Milford Bridge

A 19-year-old County Carlow man consumed a cocktail of three brands of spirits in a pint glass as part of a Neknominate social media challenge, before(...)

After an inquest into the death of John Comerford, his daughter, Karen Brown, said the family were relieved to have some “clarity” about what happened but were “devastated” about the loss of her father. Photograph: Reuters

A verdict of medical misadventure has been returned at the inquest into the death of a 68-year-old man who died two days after being discharged from h(...)