Seán FitzPatrick who is seeking to stop his trial going ahead at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court. Photograph: Eric Luke

The High Court will rule today on an application by former Anglo Irish Bank chairman Seán FitzPatrick to stop his criminal trial going ahead at Dubli(...)

Former chairman of Anglo Irish Bank Seán FitzPatrick. File Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

An application by former Anglo Irish Bank chairman Seán FitzPatrick, to stop his criminal trial going ahead at the Dublin Circuit Criminal Court in Oc(...)

Almost 40,000 students have accepted places in college after the first round of offers, the Central Applications Office (CAO) has said. Yesterday was(...)

Cian McDonnell Lynch: Cost of the operation in the US is expected to be just under €1 million

A campaign to raise funds for a four-year-old boy with a rare illness has been launched in Co Meath. Hope for Cian aims to raise funds for Cian McDonn(...)

Mayo’s Darragh Doherty celebrates scoring a goal against Tyrone during the All-Ireland Minor Championship Final in Croke Park in 2013. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

The 19-year-old man who died after the car he was driving hit a wall in Co Mayo on Sunday night has been named as Mayo minor footballer Darragh Dohert(...)

Fr Tony Flannery: “To find an Irish bishop extending the notion of ‘silencing’ to a talk in a community hall is very disappointing.” File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A move by Bishop of Cloyne William Crean to prevent outspoken priest Fr Tony Flannery from giving a talk in his diocese was “surprising and depressing(...)

Bones of victims of a cholera epidemic in the 1830s are protected with sheeting during archaeological works  as part of preparation  for the Luas cross-city line in Broadstone, Dublin.

The bones of victims of a cholera epidemic in the 1830s have been uncovered as part of preparation works for the Luas cross-city line at Broadstone, D(...)

Michael Warren’s sculpture Angel Negro, on show  in the dlr LexIcon  in Dún Laoghaire, Dublin. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

A controversial sculpture which occupied a prominent site in Dún Laoghaire, Co Dublin, has been returned to the artist in exchange for an alternativ(...)

Former chairman of Anglo Irish Bank Seán FitzPatrick. File Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

An application by former Anglo Irish Bank chairman Seán FitzPatrick to stop his criminal trial going ahead at the Dublin Circuit Criminal Court will b(...)

Dublin District Family Court has granted an interim care order for a toddler after a domestic violence incident.  File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

An interim care order for a toddler, taken from his parents after his father broke his mother’s jaw, was granted at the Dublin District Family Court y(...)