Tánaiste  Joan Burton says she is ‘satisfied’ Irish Water will pass Eurostat test. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Tánaiste Joan Burton has said she is satisfied that Irish Water will pass the Eurostat market corporation test as an independent company capable of bo(...)

Recipients of National Bravery Awards (from left):  Reserve Garda Stephen Corrigan, Garda John Boyle, Garda Mark Irwin and Garda Alan Gallagher,  in recognition of outstanding acts of bravery, at a ceremony  yesterday in Farmleigh House, Dublin.  Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times 2:16

It was a day to remember split-second decisions that forever changed people’s lives. Garda Mark Irwin remembered the moments “like a scene from a mov(...)

Garth Brooks will not be playing Ireland next summer, his public relations agency has said. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Garth Brooks has denied media reports he will be playing any concerts in Ireland next year. Nancy Seltzer, from the public relations company Nancy Sel(...)

Gardaí have issued a child rescue alert in their search for Sait Canbullu (15) who was abducted in Wexford town earlier today.

Missing teenager Sait Canbullu (15), has been found safe and well in Ballymote, Co Sligo this afternoon. Gardaí had earlier stood down the child resc(...)

Garda whistleblower John Wilson: “This country has never been in such dire straits. We deserve more from our politicians.”  Photograph: David Sleator

Garda whistleblower John Wilson helped launch a new support group for Independent election candidates in Dublin yesterday, warning that Ireland’s poli(...)

Donal ‘Donie’ O’ Sullivan(33), was last seen on Bronte Road, walking in the direction of Cock ‘n Bull Bar on Ebley Street, in Bondi Junction last Saturday morning.

About 100 people from the Irish community in Australia have rallied together to help search for missing Irishman Donal `Donie’ O’ Sullivan in Sydne(...)

A 27-year-old man suffered serious head injuries and is in a “serious condition” from an assault in Galway this morning.

A 27-year-old man suffered serious head injuries from an assault in Galway this morning. Gardaí are investigating the serious assault that took place (...)

 Still image from Raymond Fogarty’s drone footage of Cork city 3:35

Raymond Fogarty’s new hobby has wowed people across the world with his bird’s eye view of Cork city using his drone. The Cork resident c(...)

OCO and Me

“It is life-changing for a young person when they realise they have the right to be heard and they are genuinely being listened to.“I arrived t(...)

Jillian Boyle: “I used to be a negative and stressed; now I’m far happier. I laugh more and get angry less.” Photograph: Barry Cronin 1:49

Jillian Ennis-O’Boyle from Athboy, Co Meath, was busy running her off-licence when her knee suddenly gave way as she walked around her shop. It(...)