Darkmouth concerns Finn, a 12-year-old desperate to defend his town from attack by monsters named Legends.

It has been confirmed that Alcon Entertainment, producer of such hit movies as The Blind Side and Prisoners, has acquired the film rights to Shane Heg(...)

The Environmental Protection Agency was prosecuting two State bodies in relation to leaded pipes in a Tralee housing estate, a court was told on Wednesday

The Environmental Protection Agency was prosecuting two State bodies in relation to leaded pipes in a Tralee housing estate, a court was told on Wedn(...)

John Graby, director of the Royal Institute of Architects in Ireland, said the six members who resigned had “done the honourable thing” in the circumstances.  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill.

Two former presidents and four other council members of the Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland have resigned over what they claim to be seri(...)

Survivors of Symphysiotomy director Marie O’Connor: “The scheme is to be run by unaccountable, faceless bureaucrats, bean-counters whose priority is cost-cutting.” Photograph: Eric Luke

One of the groups representing women who underwent symphysiotomies has rejected the ex-gratia redress scheme announced by the Government last week, w(...)

Marie O’Connor, chair of  SOS, (Survivors of Symphysiotomy), at  Government Buildings. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Women who had a symphysiotomy during childbirth will qualify for compensation payments of up to €150,000 under an ex-gratia redress scheme announced (...)

Michelle O’Connor, of Westbourne Park, Clondalkin, Dublin pictured leaving the Four Courts yesterday after she was given seven days to vacate her rented home following a Circuit Civil Court hearing. Photograph: Collins

A mother of three, who has been given seven days to quit her home, told a judge yesterday that the landlord to whom she owes almost €42,000 in (...)

David O’Loughlin is charged with killing Liam Manley by putting him into a rubbish chute at a Cork apartment block in May 2013. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

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(...)

Former solicitor Thomas Byrne has told his theft and fraud trial that he was under threat from property developer John Kelly to fund his “outlandish” (...)

The Children in Crossfire charity attempt on the  World Riverdance record, in  which  2,569 dancers took part. Photograph: Trevor McBride

An estimated 430,000 people including 20,000 musicians and dancers have swarmed Derry for what organisers have said is the biggest fleadh ever.The cro(...)

Eddie O'Neill and Monica O'Connor with their children Oisín O'Neill (19), Emmett O'Connor (17), Oran O'Neill (12), Elva O'Neill (9) and Eamonn O'Connor (5). Photograph: Mary Browne

A Co Carlow couple who are being pursued by the National Education Welfare Board have said they will fight for their right to continue home edu(...)