Farmer Pat Molloy  with  Renua TD Billy Timmins on a canvass in the Ballyraymond Commons area of north Wicklow. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Renua deputy leader Billy Timmins drives a battered, mud-splattered 2003 Mercedes with a bandaged steering wheel and 480,000km on the clock. “I bought(...)

A 49-year-old man appeared in court in Limerick charged with possession of a firearm and robbing a number of service stations in Co Limerick and Co Cl(...)

Judge Mary Faherty said she was satisfied Peter Kenny was entitled to leave to apply for a judicial review of the governor’s decision

A Dublin man guilty of murdering a father of three in the city five years ago was told by the High Court on Tuesday he could challenge a withdrawal of(...)

 Denis Metcalfe, a former flight instructor, was a first officer pilot with Stobart Air, formerly Aer Arann. File photograph.

A Cork pilot killed in an road crash in Co Limerick was a “popular and highly regarded member of staff” at Stobart Air.Denis Metcalfe (25) from Copst(...)

Forensics gardaí examine the scene of the murder of Christopher Zambra at Cooley Road in Drimnagh yesterday. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Gardaí investigating the shooting dead of a Dublin criminal in the city are investigating whether dissident Republicans were involved in the murder.Ch(...)

Forensics gardaí examine the scene of the murder of Christopher Zambra at Cooley Road in Drimnagh yesterday. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

As the chairman of the jury read out a not guilty verdict at the end of the two-month murder trial of Christopher Zambra last June, a woman in the bod(...)

 Christopher Zambra: He was acquitted last June of the murder in February 2009 of drugs importer John Carroll.

A man gunned down on a busy suburban Dublin street in the latest gangland murder was a suspected killer and well-known gang figure.Christopher Zambra (...)

Fr Seán Fortune leaving the Circuit Court in Wexford in 1999. He faced 29 charges of sex abuse against young boys, perpetrated in the parochial house in Poulfour, Co Wexford. Photograph: Eric Luke

A man who was abused as a child in Ferns diocese by the late Fr Seán Fortune has expressed his shock at discovering that the parochial house in Poulfo(...)

Christopher Zambra leaves Dublin Central Criminal Court on Thursday after he was found not guilty to murdering John Carroll in Grumpy Jack’s pub in the Coombe on February 18th, 2008. Photograph: Collins Courts

The Garda Siochána Ombudsman Commission is reviewing the Garda’s investigation of a gangland murder case in which a man accused of the killing was acq(...)

Christopher Zambra leaving Dublin Central Criminal Court yesterday. Photograph:  Collins Courts

A 38-year-old Dublin man has been cleared of ordering the murder of a man in a pub in the capital four years ago.Christopher Zambra of Galtymore Road,(...)