Facebook screengrab of a page promoting the Neknomination drinking game.

Police in UK are investigating links between the deaths of two British men and the controversial drinking craze Neknomination. The two victims, from C(...)

A Northern Ireland judge who was filmed engaging in the so-called fad of neknomination by downing a shot of alcohol at a family event has apologised for her “foolish behaviour”.

A Northern Ireland judge who was filmed engaging in the so-called fad of neknomination by downing a shot of alcohol at a family event has apologised f(...)

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin: “Just think of the pressures that young people, especially vulnerable young people, face today.” Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin of Dublin has told religious congregations in the archdiocese that “when we talk about meaning and hope . . . there is a va(...)

Jonny Byrne (19): well-known local hurler and footballer and a member of the Naomh Bríd Hurling Club and Leighlinbridge GFC.

There has been widespread condemnation of the “Neknominations”drinking challenge following the death of a young Carlow man who took part in the activ(...)

The body of young hurler Jonny Byrne from Leighlinbridge, Co Carlow was taken from the River Barrow this morning.

The body of young hurler Jonny Byrne from Leighlinbridge, Co Carlow was taken from the River Barrow this morning. The alert was raised at about(...)