Former trade union leader Peter Cassells has been named as chairman of a working group to examine how to fund third level education in the future.  Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times.

Former trade union leader Peter Cassells has been named as chairman of a working group to examine how to fund third level education in the future.Mini(...)

Full list of candidates The redrawing of electoral boundaries has thrust many of Kilkenny’s 57 local election candidates into unfamiliar territory(...)

GSOC commissioners Simon O’Brien and Carmel Foley photographed arriving for the Public Service Oversight Committee meeting at the Oireachtas in Leinster House in February.Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

January 29th, 2010 : Anthony Holness (39) is arrested at New Street in Waterford. February 8th, 2010: Mr Holness makes a complaint at Waterford(...)

 Judge Leonie Reynolds  .Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

The case which Micheál Martin said prompted the Government to set up a statutory commission of investigation into the p(...)

Juliet Murphy: back in the Cork squad following her decision to return to the intercounty game

Cork manager Eamonn Ryan has confirmed that Juliet Murphy should “play some part” against Armagh in Saturday’s TG4 All-Ireland ladies senior football (...)

William O’Sullivan’s Kerry ran riot against a depleted Clare in Scartaglin on Saturday evening to book their place in next Saturday’s TG4 Munster wome(...)

The late Peter Acton, who died of pneumonia, sepsis and multi-organ failure in Tallaght hospital in October 2005. Photograph:  Collins Courts

The High Court has awarded €320,000 in damages to the widow of a Clondalkin man who died in Tallaght hospital in 2005 after being left without fluids (...)

According to a GSOC report, the behaviour of a small number of unnamed gardaí in the case led to issues in both the investigation and the trial which GSOC believes should be considered by relevant parties including the Garda Commissioner.

The reluctance of a small number of gardaí to co-operate with the prosecution by the Director of Public Prosecutions of four their colleagues in Water(...)