Karen Buckley disappeared from the Sanctuary Nightclub in Glasgow on April 12th of last year.

The first anniversary of murdered nurse Karen Buckley was marked with a poignant ceremony in Analeentha, Co Cork tonight where family, friends and nei(...)

Bishop of Cork and Ross, Dr John Buckley said the commemoration of the Easter Rising should be a time for reflection rather than celebration with an emphasis on what unites people rather than divides them. Photograph: Cyril Byrne /The Irish Times

The forthcoming centenary of the 1916 Easter Rising should be commemorated in a way that respects all past differences and neither glorifies violence (...)

Dublin goalkeeper Stephen Cluxton will start against Down in Newry.

Division One leaders Dublin have announced six changes from the side that rallied in the second half to beat Cork the previous week in Croke Park for (...)

Bishop of Cork and Ross John Buckley. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Refugees fleeing great hardship and violence, and coming to Europe must respect the values, law and traditions of the host countries, a Catholic bish(...)

Bishop of Cork and Ross John Buckley. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A Catholic bishop has urged voters to question all general election candidates about their views and voting intentions on repealing the Eighth Amendme(...)

Colm Cooper: one of nine Kerry players to require surgery in the last 12 months. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Colm Cooper is the latest Kerry player to have to undergo surgery and is likely to miss the McGrath Cup and possibly the early rounds of the National (...)

A judge described Alexander Pacteau as a “callous and calculating man” as she sentenced him to life in prison for the for the murder of Irish woman Ka(...)

 Alexander Pacteau: the sentencing judge will specify how many years of the life sentence he must serve before he will be able to apply for parole. Photograph: Mike Gibbons

The parents of murdered Cork student Karen Buckley have travelled to Glasgow to attend today’s sentencing of the man who pleaded guilty to their daugh(...)

The Sanctuary nightclub in Glasgow and inset photos of Karen Buckley and Alexander Pacteau. Pacteau will be sentenced on Tuesday for killing the Irish student.

The parents of murdered Cork student Karen Buckley are expected to attend the sentencing hearing of her killer Alexander Pacteau at Glasgow High Court(...)

Little Nellie, seen in this illustration, suffered from TB and was placed in the care of the nuns at the Good Shepherd Convent in 1907

The Bishop of Cork hopes the body of a five-year-old girl who died more than 100 years ago can be exhumed to allow people to pray at her graveside. Bi(...)