Saverio Bellante: Diagnosed with religious hysterical deliria in 2005.

A man with a history of mental illness killed his landlord and consumed part of his body two days after he came off his medication under the direction(...)

Emergency services pictured at Cloverhill Prison Dublin after the prisoners staged a protest on the roof of the prison. Photograph: Stephen Collins/Collins Photos

Two prisoners who climbed on top of roof at Cloverhill Prison on Wednesday as part of a protest came down voluntarily at about 1.30am on Thursday morn(...)

Emergency services pictured at Cloverhill Prison Dublin on Wednesday  afternoon. Photograph: Collins Photos

A disturbance involving 60 prisoners at Cloverhill Prison was brought to an end by staff in riot gear on Wednesday evening. Gardaí have launched a cri(...)

The house in Hackballscross, Co Louth, where Ms Quigley was found dead. Photograph: Stephen Collins/Collins Photos

A man believed to have killed his wife before taking his own life by driving into oncoming traffic on a motorway near his Co Louth home had suffered f(...)

Gardaí and emergency services at the scene of the fatal cras on the M1 in Louth on Monday. Photograph: Eric Luke

A man believed to have murdered his wife before taking his own life by driving into oncoming traffic on a motorway near his Co Louth home had suffered(...)

Gardaí and emergency services at the scene of the fatal crash on the M1 in Louth on Monday. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Gardaí believe a man who was killed when he drove his car the wrong way down a motorway was taking his own life after murdering his wife. The couple w(...)

Gardaí at a house where a woman was found dead near Hackballscross, Co Louth. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

Gardaí believe a man, who was killed when he drove his car the wrong way down a motorway, was taking his own life after murdering his wife. Gardaí dis(...)

A kite, of the type being developed by the Naval Service, in use on a commercial vessel

The Defence Forces battle against international crime gangs, that smuggle drugs and guns through Irish waters, and armed militia in international flas(...)

Members of the Irish Army Ranger Wing in Goz Beida in Chad: meagre manpower and difficult terrain will benefit from  the ability to see via drones and telescopes attached to kites. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

While little-heralded, the significance of the battle the Naval Service is engaged in with international narcotics gangs cannot be overstated. In rece(...)

Ivor Callely, of St Lawrence’s Road, Clontarf, Dublin, is on bail having been released six days early from a five-month prison term. Photograph: Courts Collins

A decision by the Minister for Justice to refuse a request from former Fianna Fail minister of state Ivor Callely for enhanced remission on his prison(...)