David Brannock: aggravating factors far outweighed any mitigating factors, said judge. Photograph: Collins

A 24-year-old Dublin man has been jailed for 12 years for killing a father of three with an ornamental knife, after getting into a row with his daught(...)

The Links Creche at Abington, Malahide, Co Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

RTÉ has been asked to explain what additional evidence it has on a creche owner facing trial for breaking child for breaking child protection laws fol(...)

Northern Ireland construction company Mivan collapsed nearly a year ago

A group of 144 former workers at Mivan, the Northern Ireland construction company which collapsed nearly a year ago, have won a compensation settlemen(...)

Sports Direct, the listed sporting goods retailer that owns 50 per cent of Irish department store Heatons, said its share of Heatons operating profits for the six months to the end of October was worth £1.5 million (€1.9 million).

Sports Direct, the listed sporting goods retailer that owns 50 per cent of Irish department store Heatons, said its share of Heatons operating profits(...)

David Brannock has pleaded not guilty to all five offences. Photograph: Court Collins.

A 23-year-old Dubliner has been found guilty of killing a father of three and injuring two of his children as well as their uncle following his daught(...)

David Brannock has pleaded not guilty to the murder  of Jason Flannery in September 2012 at St Joseph Way, Poppintree, Ballymun. Photograph: Courtpix

The jury in the trial of a 23-year-old Dubliner charged with murdering a father-of-three following exam celebrations has been asked to acquit him of m(...)

The Links Creche, Abington, Malahide, Co Dublin. Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

The Child and Family Agency has brought 24 charges in relation to a Dublin creche featured in an RTÉ investigative programme last year. The District C(...)

The owner of the Miss Euro 2 adult store in Dublin, was fined €3,000 after he pleaded guilty to illegally selling potentially dangerous Viagra like drugs.  Photographer: JB Reed/Bloomberg News

The owner of a struggling sex shop has been spared a jail sentence for illegally selling potentially dangerous Viagra like drugs.John Nolan, 62, owner(...)

Dublin Zoo is facing criminal proceedings after a two-year-old girl and her mother were attacked and injured during a supervised ‘close encounter’ with a Brazilian tapir.  File Photograph: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire.

Dublin Zoo is facing criminal proceedings after a two-year-old girl and her mother were attacked and injured during a supervised “close encounter” wit(...)

A Dublin-based garda who denies claims he assaulted a man and stole money from him during an alleged incident last year is to face trial in December.

A Dublin-based garda who denies claims he assaulted a man and stole money from him during an alleged incident last year is to face trial in Decembe(...)