Diarmuid Twomey, who went missing before Christmas. Photograph: Garda Press Office

The funeral will take place on Tuesday of a 31-year-old father of two whose body was found in a slurry pit on a farm in Co Cork just over a month afte(...)

Gardaí have cordoned off a farm in Co Cork following the discovery of human remains in a slurry pit near where a father of two disappeared just before Christmas.

A postmortem to take place on Friday is expected to confirm that a body found in a slurry pit at a Co Cork farm is that of a man who disappeared just(...)

Reception area at Cork University Hospital. A number of patients had to be evacuated shortly after 8.30am when part of the ceiling in an outpatients department caved in. File photograph: Bryan O’Brien

An inspection is being carried out at Cork University Hospital (CUH) after part of a ceiling collapsed in an outpatients department on Thursday mornin(...)

Fire officers reported a wheelchair stored in the hallway and a walker frame in the front room of a house at Silverdale Road, Ballinlough, Cork, where the body of a man was found.  File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A man aged 78 has been found dead following a fire at his home in Cork. The man who lived alone in the house on Silverdale Road, Ballinlough was found(...)

Eric Stanton (15) who died after falling into the Glashaboy  river in Cork. Photograph: Provision

A community was in mourning on Sunday following the death of a 15-year-old boy who died after falling into a river while riding a horse on the outski(...)

Doctors at Cork University Hospital treated the boy but he failed to regain consciousness

A 15-year-old boy has died after falling into a river while out riding a horse on the outskirts of Cork city on Saturday evening.The boy was riding th(...)

Sr Jean Browne, principal of the Ursuline Secondary School in Blackrock, Co Cork. Tributes have been paid to the popular nun after her death this week. Photograph: Screen grab via Ursuline Secondary School website.

Tributes have been paid following the death of the principal of a prominent secondary school in Cork. The body of Sr Jean Browne, a member of the Ursu(...)

The manager of Dunnes Stores on Patrick Street in Cork said   the store had introduced much tighter checking procedures and put locks on the main toilet doors so no one can enter after they’ve been checked for the evening after a woman who was locked in the store overnight died last April.

Dunnes Stores has revised their lock-up procedures after a woman died overnight in a toilet in one of their stores after staff failed to properly c(...)

The pilot of the chartered Boeing 737-300 (above) was forced to make an emergency landing at Cork Airport following a suspected fuel leak. Photograph: Darren Forde

Some 150 passengers from Belfast involved in an emergency landing at Cork Airport last night have resumed their flight to Spain after a fault with the(...)

Commuter Michelle Lane pictured during severe flooding South Mall, Cork city this morning. Photograph: Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision

From Barry Roche, Southern CorrespondentBusinesses in Cork city centre are starting another clean-up after a combination of high tides and strong sout(...)