Graham Dwyer (42) has pleaded not guilty to the charge of murdering Elaine O’Hara (36) on August 22nd, 2012.

The jury in the Graham Dwyer murder trial has been sent home for the night after having resumed deliberations in the afternoon.They did not yet reach (...)

The Coroner’s Court has heard that it is ‘overwhelmingly’ probable that the severe head injuries sustained by farmer John Meehan (74) were the result of being struck by a horse. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A Co Sligo farmer who was found collapsed on the side of the road was probably struck by one of his own horses, an inquest has heard.Gardaí­ were init(...)

Two-year-old Hassan Khan died as a result of ‘multiple penetrating wounds’ to his neck, Dublin Coroner’s Court has heard.

Two-year-old Hassan Khan died as a result of “multiple penetrating wounds” to his neck, Dublin Coroner’s Court has heard.The toddler was found dead in(...)

 Kevin Moran outside the Central Criminal Court last week. Photograph: Collins Courts

A Dublin man has been found not guilty of the murder but guilty of the manslaughter of an archaeologist in Co Cavan 18 months ago. Kevin Moran (...)

A life sentence has been handed down to a man for murdering his wife in their home in Dundalk three years ago.Michael McDonagh (36) of College Manor, (...)

 Deputy State Pathologist Dr Michael Curtis leaving court: He said that Ms O’Hara’s skull, hands and arms were among the bones not recovered.  Photograph: Collins Courts.

The cause of Elaine O’Hara’s death was never established and neither foul play nor self-harm could be ruled out, Deputy State Pathologist Dr Michael (...)

Childcare worker Elaine O’Hara (36), from Killiney, in Dublin, was last seen at about 6.15pm on August 22nd, 2012, near Shanganagh cemetery in south Dublin. Photograph: PA

Deputy State pathologist Michael Curtis has begun giving evidence on the second day of the murder trial of Graham Dwyer at the Criminal Courts of Just(...)

Gardaí are investigating the suspicious death of a young man in Nenagh, Co Tipperary

Gardaí are investigating the suspicious death of a young man in Co Tipperary.The body of the man (23) was discovered at a house in Bruach Tailte, Nena(...)

An apprentice carpenter was stabbed to death in a row over a woman, an inquest has heard.Maurice Martin’s killer stabbed him 14 times in a frenzied a(...)

Greta Dudko has pleaded guilty to the manslaughter of 55-year-old Anna Butautiene. File photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

The trial of a nurse charged with murdering her mother in their Dublin home has heard that the 55-year-old died of blunt force trauma to the head.The (...)