The scene outside Longford Court House early last month as a man was driven away after being charged with the rape of two young girls in Athlone. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A man has admitted raping two young girls at a house in Athlone in a crime which shocked the nation.The 30-year-old father of two has indicated he wil(...)

A 30-year-old from the midlands who cannot be named for legal reasons appeared at Harristown District Court in Co Roscommon charged with the double rape of two girls  at an address in Athlone on Saturday, September 28th. Photograph: Reuters

A man charged with raping two young girls in Athlone has been further remanded in custody after a court appearance yesterday.The 30-year-old from the (...)

A father who is facing charges of murdering his two sons made another court appearance today. Sanjeev Chada (43) from Ballinkillen, Bagenalstown, Co C(...)

A file photo of Oliver Kierans who appeared at Harristown District Court today. Photograph:  Philip Fitzpatrick.

A man charged with the murder of his estranged wife has been further remanded in custody.Oliver Kierans (56) of Drumbannon, Bailieborough, Co Cavan, a(...)

Sanjeev Chada (43) who has been charged with murdering his sons, Eoghan (10) and Ruairi (5).

A father charged with the murder of his two sons has been remanded in custody to appear in court next month.Sanjeev Chada (43) from Ballinkillen, Bage(...)

Former  property developer Kevin McGeever, who  two charges relating to wasting Garda time this year. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Former millionaire property developer Kevin McGeever is being financed by his ill fiancee, a court heard yesterday. However, he was told by a judge he(...)

A file image of Kevin McGeever outside Strokestown District Court in Co Roscommon. High Court today approved a revision to his bail terms. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA

The High Court has approved fresh bail terms for Kevin McGeever, the former millionaire developer charged with wasting Garda time.Mr McGeever is charg(...)

Mr McGeever (68), with an address at Nirvana, Ballywinna, Craughwell, Co Galway, appeared before Harristown District Court in Co Roscommon yesterday where a fresh request was made to reduce the amount of bail required.

Businessman Kevin McGeever has been told to go to the High Court if he wants his bail terms reduced.The former millionaire developer has been remanded(...)

Former property developer Kevin McGeever (68) who vanished for eight months, at Strokestown District Court on Wednesday, charged with making false allegations he had been kidnapped and held hostage. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Businessman Kevin McGeever has been remanded in custody for two weeks after failing to come up with money for bail.The 68-year old, with an address at(...)

Kevin McGeever at Strokestown District   Court  yesterday. Photograph: Willie Farrell

A court has been told that a former millionaire developer does not have the money for bail after he appeared on two charges of wasting Garda time.At S(...)