File photograph of Julian Cuddihy. Photograph: Margaret McLaughlin

A man charged with the murder of his parents will appear in court next month.Julian Cuddihy, of Churchtown, Carndonagh, Donegal, was remanded in custo(...)

Department of Agriculture veterinary inspector Michael O’Brien said that when he visited the farm in November 2013 it was a “catastrophe”. Photograph: The Irish Times

A farmer with 41 previous convictions for animal welfare offences has been fined after pleading guilty to two more cruelty cases.PJ Shiel (46) from Re(...)

Jimmy (77) and Kathleen Cuddihy (73): found murdered  at their home in Carndonagh, Co Donegal.

A Donegal man charged with the murder of his elderly parents has been remanded in custody following a brief court appearance. Julian Cuddihy (42), of (...)

 Pearse McAuley outside Cavan court on St Stephen’s Day last.

Prominent republican Pearse McCauley has been further remanded to Castlerea prison on charges of assaulting his wife. Mr McCauley (50) was further rem(...)

A file photograph of Republican Pearse McAuley who has been in remanded in custody for a further two weeks after appearing in court in Co Roscommon.

Republican Pearse McAuley has been in remanded in custody for a further two weeks after appearing in court in Co Roscommon. Mr McAuley (50) is facing (...)

A man charged with the murder of his parents has been remanded in custody in his absence. Photograph: Reuters

A man charged with the murder of his parents has been remanded in custody in his absence.Julian Cuddihy (42), of Churchtown, Carndonagh, Donegal, was (...)

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(...)