Eirgrid’s John O’Connor: “East West Interconnector, which brought significant benefits during its first full year in operation.”

State-owned energy firm EirGrid has proposed to pay a dividend of €3 million to the exchequer. EirGrid chairman John O’Connor said 2014 was a successf(...)

Each Saturday on irishtimes.com/weddings we'll report on couples’ love stories. We'll tell the tales and show the pictures of these fabul(...)

A 17-year-old has received a five-month custodial sentence in Dublin’s Children’s Court after pleading guilty to an unprovoked attack in Temple Bar. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A Dublin youth has been given a five-month sentence for an unprovoked attack on a man in Temple Bar. Dublin Children’s Court had heard a Probation Ser(...)

A fast-food deliveryman was robbed at knife-point by six youths when he went to drop off a pizza at a house, Dublin Children’s Court has heard.One 16-(...)

 Three schoolgirls, aged 16 and 17, have been found guilty of committing a violent disorder. They had no prior criminal convictions but were drunk on alcopops and vodka. File photograph: Michaela Rehle/Reuters

Two teenage schoolgirls have been spared criminal records and sentences for their roles in a mini-riot in which a couple were beaten after they defend(...)

The boy is accused of robbery of a woman who allegedly had her Samsung laptop stolen on March 30th, 2014 at Donabate train station. File Photograph: PA Wire

A 16-year-old boy has been charged with mugging a woman at a Dublin train station last year.He is accused of robbery of a woman who allegedly had her(...)

A mother and father were beaten up in their front garden after they defended their gay son from homophobic taunting, a court has heard

A mother and father were beaten up in their front garden after they defended their gay son from homophobic taunting, a court has heard.Following an an(...)

A Dublin youth is to face a Circuit Court trial over a traumatising burglary in which a gang allegedly threatened to chop off a woman’s fingers in front of her young son

A Dublin youth is to face a Circuit Court trial over a traumatising burglary in which a gang allegedly threatened to chop off a woman’s fingers in fro(...)

Billionaire John C Malone, the biggest landowner in the US has now set his sites on creating an Irish property portfolio. Photographer: Matthew Staver/Bloomberg via Getty Images

American billionaire John Malone says he buys land because, reprising the Mark Twain adage, they are not making it anymore. But it’s mostly because(...)

Judge John O’Connor said the boy could not attend because he had been recently moved to a different care home

A 14-year-old boy facing trial over an alleged mugging is moving to a special care unit after he took a cocktail of drugs and “drank himself to oblivi(...)