Jim Mansfield jnr, son of late hotelier, businessman and airport owner Jim Mansfield snr, was given a five-year driving ban after he was caught driving without insurance on November 26th, 2010. File photograph: Courts Collins

Businessman Jim Mansfield jnr has failed in his legal bid to get his driving licence restored.Mansfield, who was given a five-year driving ban in 2011(...)

An  aerial view of  cattle in a field in Ireland. File photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

A Tipperary farmer has been jailed for 18 months for breaching of Department of Agriculture regulations governing the movement of animals and the prev(...)

Two men and a woman have been remanded on bail after they were charged with entering a Co Kerry church as trespassers and with engaging in threatening or abusive behaviour.  Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Two men and a woman after they were charged with entering a Co Kerry church as trespassers and with engaging in threatening and abusive behaviour.The (...)

Bankrupt developer and former IRA hunger-striker Tom McFeely has complained he was the victim of a ‘media circus’. Photograph: Collins Courts

A court action to have bankrupt developer Tom McFeely jailed over an unpaid debt is to resume next month.The former IRA hunger-striker, who built the (...)