Christoph Bardges of Cappamore, Kells, Co Kerry, went home on January 15th, 2014 to find there had been forced entry. He called  gardaí but  when they arrived they got “an odour of cannabis”, Cahersiveen District Court heard. File photograph: Gareth Fuller/PA Wire

A 30-year-old man who called gardaí after his apartment was burgled ended up in court himself after gardaí who arrived initially found a strong smell (...)

A 21-year-old south Kerry man who sped from his bed in the early hours  after it  came to light his girlfriend might be with another man, has ended up before the court on a charge of dangerous driving

A 21-year-old south Kerry man who sped from his bed in the early hours of the Feast of the Epiphany, after it suddenly came to light his girlfriend mi(...)

John Brennan, chief executive of the Jurys Inn group. “A flotation is certainly one option given the business’s scale”

The Jurys Inn hotel group, which comprises more than 30 properties in Ireland and Britain, is to form the centrepiece of a new hotel company that is(...)

A 34-year-old man has appeared in  Court  on charges of dangerous driving, involving a high-speed chase through the town of Killarney on Friday

A 34-year-old man has appeared at a special sitting of Killorglin District Court on Saturday on charges of dangerous driving, involving a high-speed c(...)

Mr Carroll’s blood-alcohol reading was 120mg in 100mls of blood. The legal limit was 50mgs. Photograph: Getty Images

A 76-year-old man who stopped off between Caherdaniel and Sneem on the Ring of Kerry for a few drinks with friends on his way home of a summer’s eveni(...)

Students and teachers have responded positively to this year’s Junior Cert maths papers, which were sat by just under 60,000 students. John Brennan, a(...)

That wasn’t a soft breeze which stopped people in their tracks. It was a massive sigh of relief, breathed by over 30,000 apprehensive Leaving Cert (...)

Question 8, referring to an oil slick, was the most novel on the paper

Teachers and students have reacted with fury and upset to this year’s ordinary level maths paper, while those taking the higher level paper were gener(...)

Mother Sharon Joyce has claimed in the Circuit Civil Court she had been assaulted by  gardaí when they attempted to seize her car. The claims have been denied by the defendants. Photograph: Michaela Rehle / Reuters

A 32-year-old Dublin mother has claimed in the Circuit Civil Court she had been assaulted by gardaí when they attempted to seize her car.Sharon Joyce,(...)

Jurys Inn operates 21 UK provincial hotels, four London hotels, five hotels in Ireland and one in Prague. It employs approximately 2,000 people.  (Photograph: Adrian Brown/Bloomberg News)

US private equity group Lone Star Funds has closed its €900 million acquisition of Jurys Inn, following approval by the competition authority.John Br(...)