The funeral of Gary Hutch who was shot dead in Spain last week takes place at  Our Lady of Lourdes Church, on Sean McDermott St, in Dublin city on Tuesday.  Photograph: Collins

The mother of a career criminal shot dead in Spain has told mourners at his funeral the family did not want revenge. Kay Hutch, mother of deceased Gar(...)

A Spanish police forensic team at the Angel de Miraflores apartments complex, near Marbella on the Costa del Sol. Photograph: Solarpix

Irish criminal Gary Hutch was shot dead in Spain by an international crime gang who tried to murder him last year because they suspected he was an inf(...)

The apartment complex in Mirarflores where Dublin criminal Gery Hutch was murdered. Photograph:

A man shot dead in Spain on Thursday morning was the Dublin armed robber and suspected gunman Gary Hutch. The 34-year-old from Dublin’s north inner ci(...)

Tony McCoy is to retire at the end of the season. Photograph:  Julian Herbert/PA Wire

Tony McCoy has announced he is to retire from racing at the end of the season.Just minutes after Mr Mole gave McCoy his 200th winner of the season as(...)

The New One riden by jockey Sam Twiston-Davies (R) jumps the final hurdle with Vaniteux riden by Barry Geraghty to win the International Hurdle Race at Cheltenham (Photo by Christopher Lee/Getty Images)

Rock On Ruby returned to winning ways in the Grade Two Osborne House Relkeel Hurdle over an extended two and a half miles.The 2012 champion hurdler a(...)

Gerard Kavanagh: a married man from Crumlin,  Dublin, he had been heavily involved in the drugs trade for over two decades. Garda sources believe he had also crossed Irish and British criminals in Spain when debt-collecting.

Gardaí are liaising with the Spanish police in an effort to establish if Dubliner Gerard Kavanagh was shot dead because of a localised feud on the Co(...)

Police in Spain are investigating the fatal shooting of an Irish man on the outskirts of Marbella on the Costa Del Sol in Spain yesterday.

An Irish man shot dead in Spain was a well-known criminal who closely associated with some of the biggest drug dealers in Ireland and who gardaí belie(...)

WBA super middleweight world boxing champion Felix Sturm of Germany, left, fights challenger Matthew Macklin, whose Dublin fight has been cancelled after the shooting of his trainer in Spain. Photograph: AP Photo/Martin Meissner

Matthew Macklin has pulled out of his middleweight clash with Jorge Sebastien Heiland in Dublin due to his lead trainer Jamie Moore being shot twice i(...)

Matthew Macklin’s trainer Jamie Moore was shot twice in the legs in Spannis resort, Marbella. Photograph: Julien Behal/PA Wire.

Former European light-middleweight champion Jamie Moore, who was training Mathew Macklin ahead of his Dublin fight in August, admitted he was “gutted (...)

Jamie Moore drives Sire De Grugy clear after the last to win yesterday’s BetVictor Queen Mother Champion Chase at Cheltenham. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Sire De Grugy didn’t know he wasn’t supposed to win yesterday’s BetVictor Queen Mother Champion Chase and so the 11/4 favourite, the most accomplis(...)