Umbrella weather as heavy rain falls on Dublin, July 26th, 2015. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The summer was wetter and colder than normal almost everywhere, but it was not the worst of recent years. Though it feels like hardly a summer at all(...)

Dolores O’Riordan is facing four charges, including assault, after being arrested at Shannon Airport in Ireland on November 10th last year after flying in from New York. File photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Singer Dolores O’Riordan is receiving medical care as she awaits trial over an alleged air rage incident, a court has heard. The former Cranberries si(...)

 Cliffs along the Loop Head Peninsula near Kilkee, Co Clare. Photograph: Alan Betson /The Irish Times

A teenage boy is recovering in hospital with suspected broken legs and other injuries after he fell from a cliff in Co Clare on Saturday. The 14-year-(...)

The scene of the light aircraft crash in Co Waterford on Saturday in which one man in his sixties died. Photograph: John Foley Images

Air accident investigators are examining the scene of a crash where a light aircraft crashed on Saturday night, killing well-known pilot Howard Cox wh(...)

Delta flight DL-73 was travelling from Amsterdam to Atlanta in the US when the crew declared an emergency over Co Leitrim. Photograph: Getty

A passenger jet with almost 400 people on board had to dump thousands of litres of fuel and divert to Shannon Airport after the crew received a cargo (...)

Dromore House, East Park, Shannon, Co Clare: About 68 per cent of the rent comes from Intel

Power & Associates is quoting €9m for a 15-year-old office block occupied by Intel and the Indian outsourcing company Wipro close to Shannon Airpo(...)

US ambassador to Ireland Kevin O’Malley (standing, centre  left) with Taoiseach  Enda Kenny at an  economic conference at the US ambassador’s residence in recent days. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Peace campaigners are planning to picket a business event attended by the US ambassador to Ireland on Monday.Kevin O’Malley is guest of honour at the (...)

A US air force plane at Shannon Airport. A man was detained at the airport after absconding from his Heathrow flight, apparently in an attempt to search a US plane for weapons. File photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

A man was detained at Shannon Airport after absconding from his scheduled flight to Heathrow. The man was held by airport security following the incid(...)

The flight touched down safely at 8.14pm and was able to taxi directly to the terminal building where it was met by airport police officers and gardaí.

An elderly woman was arrested on Friday night after the flight on which she was travelling was forced to divert to Shannon Airport. It’s understood th(...)

Labour TD Pat Rabbitte accused the national broadcaster of being “lopsided”. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Former communications minister Pat Rabbitte did not mince his words when describing RTÉ as a “recruitment sergeant” for the far left and Sinn Féin on (...)