A 22-year-old  man has been charged with raping a woman twice at knifepoint in Galway city over a year ago.

A 22-year-old Co Galway man has been charged with raping a woman twice at knifepoint in the city. The man, who cannot be named for legal reasons, appe(...)

When asked by Judge Mary Fahy where the money had gone, Noel Murray pointed to the crook of his left arm and said, “I put it in me veins judge, in me veins.”

A heroin user from Dublin used his free travel pass to make his way to Inis Mór here he robbed the parochial house while the priest was saying Sunday(...)

Declan Ó Cualain (Folan) appeared at a special sitting of Galway District Court tonight charged  with the murder of his brother Adrian. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy.

A man tonight apologised to his family after admitting murdering his brother.Declan Ó Cualain (Folan) appeared at a special sitting of Galway District(...)

The judge’s bench in the Interior of Kilronan District Court held in Halla Ronain on the largest of the Aran Islands, Inis Mór. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The

The buses pull up at Ros an Mhíl, disgorging a stream of giddy German tourists onto the pier. Some French schoolchildren join the queue, taking pictur(...)

A woman has been jailed for five months for pulling a waitress’s hair in an unprovoked attack outside a Galway city restaurant. Gemma Ri(...)

Cormac Handy from Clara, Co Offaly, pictured in 2001 at the National Lottery where he collected his winnings £3,320,243. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A £3.3 million (€4.2 million) lottery winner, who acted as a guarantor for an unpaid loan with Ulster Bank, claimed he could only afford to re(...)