Rene Brulhart, president of the Vatican Financial Information Authority  argued that the increased number of suspicious case reports was a direct result of the work of his own institution. Photograph:  Andrew Medichini/AP Photo

The Holy See’s financial information authority on Thursday reported a threefold increase in reports of “suspicious activities” last year.   Pr(...)

A Dublin Bus driver is to go on trial charged with careless driving causing the death of a cyclist.  Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times.

A Dublin Bus driver is to go on trial charged with careless driving causing the death of a cyclist. Mary White (55) was cycling along Burlington Roa(...)

Geraldine Clancy (58) and her daughter, Louise (22 pictured) from Leitrim, Kilworth, Co Cork died after their car was involved in a crash on the Fermoy to Ballyduff Road at around 11.30am on December 22nd last.

A mother and daughter drowned after their car ended up in a flooded dyke following a two car collision near their home in Co Cork just days before Chr(...)

The man  admitted in Garda interview that he encouraged others users to view the videos so he could trade material with them. Photograph:Frank Miller /The Irish Times

A man whose mother reported him to gardaí when she discovered child pornography on his phone has been remanded on bail pending sentence. Liam Corr (2(...)

 Liam Keane (31) leaving Limerick District court.

A Limerick man who gardaí allege is a “leading member of a criminal organisation” has been granted bail after he was charged in connection with a high(...)

 Carrie Twomey and her husband Anthony McIntyre. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

The British government has lodged a subpoena with Boston College seeking access to taped interviews given by former IRA prisoner Dr Anthony McIntyre, (...)

Of the four cases which came before Mr Justice Seamus Noonan on Monday, three were adjourned to Wednesday pending the making by Mr Justice  Michael Moriarty of final orders arising from his judgment. File photograph: Chris Maddaloni/Collins

The High Court is continuing to experience fallout from a significant judgment declaring the law governing the courts’ powers to revoke suspended sent(...)

The McKirenan family are seeking access to a police investigation into claims a senior British agent was involved in Anthony McKiernan’s killing.

The family of an IRA man executed for being an alleged informer has launched a legal bid for access to a police investigation into claims a senior Bri(...)

A man from the Mayfield area of Cork is to  appear at Cork District Court on Monday where he will be charged with possession of a firearm and ammunition at Clogheenmilcon, Blarney on April 22nd last. File photograph: Getty Images

A man in his 30s is due to appear in court in Cork on Monday in connection with the discovery of a sawn-off shotgun and ammunition by gardaí during a (...)

The man and woman, who are in their 30s and from the Mayfield area of Cork city, were arrested when gardaí stopped the car at Clogheenmilcon just outside Blarney at around 7.30pm on Friday.

Gardaí are continuing to question a man about the discovery of a sawn-off shotgun in a car in Co Cork after releasing without charge a woman arrested (...)