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(...)

One Iarnród Éireann source said that it was fortunate that the incident happened in the mid-afternoon as if it had happened anytime after 5pm, the platform would have been much busier with commuters returning home and people could have been seriously hurt or worse.

Commuters had a lucky escape today when a section of the roof collapsed in strong winds at Kent railway station in Cork city resulting in the cancella(...)

Several units of the Cork City Fire Brigade remain at the scene of a blaze at a waste recycling plant in Glanmire on the outskirts of the city. (...)

Flooding in the main street of Blackpool, Cork last night. Photograph: Stephen Spillane via Twitter

Business owners and homeowners in the Cork suburb of Blackpool are this morning counting the cost of a second major flash flood in less than a (...)