Shaun Kelly’s car after the crash in which eight people died. Photograph: Paul Faith/PA Wire

The man charged with dangerous driving killing eight people in a road crash in Co Donegal has had his case adjourned until next week for sentence.Shau(...)

A planned strike by staff at South Dublin County Council has been averted following talks at the Labour Relations Commission. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times.

A planned strike tomorrow by staff at South Dublin County Council has been averted following talks at the Labour Relations Commission. Members of the (...)

Peter Nolan: Criticised successive governments for stripping local authorities of responsibility. Photograph: Eric Luke

Further erosion of the powers of local authorities could make it impossible to justify the property tax, the unio(...)

Shaun Kelly (24), is accused of causing the deaths by dangerous driving of eight men in Co Donegal in July 2010. Photograph: Michaela Rehle/Reuters

A judge has ordered that a man accused of causing the deaths of eight men in one of Ireland’s most high-profile road incidents be psychological(...)

Impact has criticised the new regime saying  a centralised approach does not necessarily deliver better services.

Members of the Impact trade union will no longer assist with queries about a driving licence from members of the public at local authorities after the(...)

A serving Garda has been found guilty of sexual assault and harassment in a trial involving two of his female colleagues.

A serving Garda has been found guilty of sexual assault and harassment in a trial involving two of his female colleagues.Garda Kevin Corby was found g(...)

An employee carries bundles of 100 yuan notes in a bank in Shainxi province. Photograph: Jon Woo/Reuters

China frightens the West. Rarely, however, do westerners look at how the world looks to China. Yes, it has made enormous economic strides. But it stil(...)

Pensioner Nora Gildea became involved in heated exchanges with barrister Peter Nolan during the case which is being heard at Donegal Circuit Civil Court in Letterkenny.

An 89-year-old woman told a court she didn’t want her daughter’s name mentioned during a court batt(...)