Fianna Fáil’s spokesman on justice and equality Niall Collins TD says the referendum is about the fundamental issue of equality. Photograph: Sam Boal/Photocall Ireland

Sharp differences between delegates emerged during the ardfheis debate on the marriage equality referendum. Dublin delegate Peter Soden claimed Fiann(...)

A homeless man and woman, whose bodies were recovered close together from the River Lee in Cork just before Christmas, both died from drowning, an inquest has heard

A homeless man and woman, whose bodies were recovered close together from the River Lee in Cork just before Christmas, both died from drowning, an inq(...)

Solicitor for Mr Veale, Eddie Burke yesterday said that his client was applying for bail on both charges but Insp Finbarr O’Sullivan said that An Garda Síochána would oppose any bail application.

A 30 year-old man has been remanded in custody in connection with a robbery and an attempted robbery involving the use of a machete.Brian Veale, a nat(...)

incent O’Driscoll at Cork Circuit Criminal Court today. Photograph:  Michael Mac Sweeney/Cork Courts

A 49-year-old haulier who failed to rectify 70 defects in his truck has been jailed for three years for driving over a cyclist who has been left paral(...)

Vincent O’Driscoll described catastrophic and life-changing injuries after he was hit by the truck. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

A 31-year-old cyclist left paralysed after a truck carrying 42 tonnes of timber rolled over him has spoken of the traumatic impact of the accident as (...)

Two men have been remanded in custody after they appeared in court in connection with a high speed chase in Cork yesterday in which a motorcycl(...)

Two men have told how a man accused of murdering a father of four admitted the killing to each of them when he met them separately in the build(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Tanaiste Eamon Gilmore  at the Global Irish Economic forum in Dublin Castle today. Photo: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Ireland has too many universities and needs a more disruptive approach to education, the chairman and CEO of Glen Dimplex has said.Speaking today at t(...)

Britain’s Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, attends a St Patrick's Day parade by the 1st Battalion Irish Guards as they visit Aldershot Barracks on St Patrick's Day Photograph: Toby Melville - WPA Pool/Getty Images

Ireland rugby international Brian O’Driscoll was honoured at a gala testimonial dinner in London organised by Denis O’Brien, Dermot Desmond, Bo(...)