Dublin defender Philly McMahon celebrates scoring Dublin second goal in the All-Ireland semi-final replay against Mayo last summer. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

‘Everyone remembers the goals in last year’s semi-final replay between Dublin and Mayo, an encounter memorably labelled by RTÉ’s Darragh Moloney as “t(...)

Last October, Ms Justice Marie Baker said she would order the winding down of work by Shillelagh Quarries on a 3.27- hectare area of the 25-hectare site near Brittas, Co Dublin.  Photograph: Cyril Byrne (stock image).

A quarrying company has been given more time to wind down its operations “in an area of exceptional public amenity”, following a High Court order dir(...)

Down’s Mark Poland is well surrounded by Donegal players during the Allianz National League Division One game in Newry. Photograph: Matt Mackey/Inpho/Presseye

Down 0-7 Donegal 3-15 Shellshocked Down were given a reality check by Donegal in Páirc Esler, with the visitors running in three second-half goals to(...)

Michael Murphy in action for St Eunan’s, Letterkenny.

He’s come a long way in eight years - but Michael Murphy still remembers running up the sand dunes in Dunfanaghy, together with his St Eunan’s Colleg(...)

Counsel for Paul Murphy TD indicated to Dublin Circuit Criminal Court the defence was “anxious” for further disclosure, but his client would be seeking a trial date on the next occasion. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Anti Austerity Alliance TD Paul Murphy, facing charges of falsely imprisoning Tánaiste Joan Burton during a water charges protest in Jobstown, is to s(...)

Countess Constance Markievicz: The identity of the owner of the house on Leinster Road  where police found a printing press is not mentioned in The Irish Times, but   Markievicz lived on the  Rathmines street before the Rising

January 22nd, 1916 The Dublin Metropolitan Police made an unexpected raid on several houses in Dublin under the authority of the Defence of the Realm (...)

UCC president claims the appointments were agreed with former minister for health James Reilly.  Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Health Correspondent The head of University College Cork (UCC) has threatened to issue a public apology to the people of Waterford for misleading the(...)

Judge Terence Finn found Wall guilty of both counts following a three-hour hearing at Youghal District Court. Photograph: Getty Images

A 51-year-old care assistant at a HSE-run home for people with intellectual disabilities has been remanded on bail for sentence after she was convicte(...)

Irish Defence Forces help volunteers with pumps in Athlone on Sunday morning. Photograph: Irish Defence Forces/Twitter

Further heavy rain is forecast across the country on Sunday with many counties bracing themselves for rising river levels and flooding. The status ye(...)

Archdeacon Michael Murphy: will turn 91 in January. Photograph: Don MacMonagle.

A well-known priest is recovering after a collision with a car in Killarney while crossing a road in the town centre yesterday. Archdeacon Michael Mu(...)