Mother-of-two, Gillian O’Gorman (41), with an address at Killiney Towers, in Killiney, was fined €250 by Judge John O’Neill at Dublin District Court. File photograph: Graham Hughes/Photocall Ireland.

A Dublin woman who continued to be paid children’s allowance for two years while she and her family were living in Australia has been fined. Mother-of(...)

 Shelly Corkery, fashion director for Brown Thomas. Photograph: Alan Betson

For every applicant for a shop floor job in Brown Thomas, there are hundreds who want to skate straight in as a fashion buyer. Ideally in a flippy (...)

Longford Town’s David O’Sullivan: scored twice against Limerick FC to secure Airtricity Premier League draw at Jackman Park. Photograph: Inpho

Limerick FC 2 Longford Town 2 Longford Town twice came from behind to draw with Limerick at Jackman Park and had the better chances to win the(...)

Attorney General Maire Whelan. The Pat Finucane Centre has said it has informed her of this “new evidence”

New documents have been uncovered that confirm interrogations of detainees who became known as the “hooded men” were taped, according to the Pat Finu(...)

Kerry footballer Paul Geaney is the current UCC football captain.

Going into the final weekend before the start of the national league, UCC are still in the running to record a unique double. The college’s hurlers ar(...)

Mayo’s man of the match Cillian O’Connor battles with New York’s Gerard McCartan during Sunday’s Connacht senior  football championship quarter-final at  Gaelic Park, New York. Photograph: Inpho

New York 0-8Mayo 4-18The sun came out for the two teams at Gaelic Park in the Bronx as New York took on a Mayo team who were considered heav(...)

Jack Talty and Neil O’Loghlen: working within and without of the tradition

The adventure began with the self-titled album that Ensemble Ériu released last year. An initial alliance between Co Clare school friend(...)

Christopher Quinn’s widow had sought compensation of £10,000 but eventually reduced this when it was made clear the ministry would contest the claim

A Belfast widow, whose husband was shot by the British army in 1971, received less than a tenth of the compensation she would have received if she had(...)

A fleet of workmen arrived yesterday at Letterkenny General Hospital  to begin work on the renovation of the accident and emergency department which was badly hit by the flood. Photograph: Brian McDaid

A report into the causes of the flooding at Letterkenny General Hospital may never be released, the Health Service Executive has admitted.At a press c(...)

Flooding is seen inside Letterkenny General Hospital last week. More than 40 per cent of the hospital suffered water damage. Photograph: Donegal Daily

The general manager of Letterkenny General Hospital has promised to build a better hospital in the wake of last week’s flooding which severely damaged(...)