Dublin’s Jonny Cooper: required stitches following a stabbing in the early hours of September 20th at Dorset Street Upper. Photograph:  Cathal Noonan/INPHO

A man charged in connection with a knife attack on Dublin GAA star Jonny Cooper has says he does not remember anything because he did not have his m(...)

A 42-year-old man was arrested by Gardai in connection with the discovery of the dead man and woman, both in their 70s. Photograph: Paul Faith/PA Wire

Gardaí have issued an appeal to anyone who may have spotted a car belonging to Co Donegal couple Jimmy and Kathleen Cuddihy to come forward.Postmortem(...)

 Kathleen and James Cuddihy, who were found dead   at their home in Carndonagh, Co   Donegal,  yesterday. Photograph:  Derry Journal

A man being questioned about the murders of a couple in their 70s in their Donegal home had been medically assessed recently after concerns were ex(...)

06/10/2014 NEWS. Leo Varadkar Minister for Health speaking to reporters yesterday. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / THE IRISH TIMES

A Garda inquiry into the hepatitis support group Positive Action is substantively complete according to Garda sources.They told the Irish Times that t(...)

Abuse survivor Maíria Cahill speaks to the media after leaving Government Buildings in Dublin, following a meeting with Taoiseach Enda Kenny today. Photograp: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

A solicitor representing four people who were acquitted of charges relating to the alleged IRA questioning of Maíria Cahill has complained that they h(...)

   Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A man charged with 50 counts of sexual offences against two young girls will appear again before Dublin Circuit Criminal Court in two months. The 51-y(...)

Alesana Tuilagi celebrates after the Aviva Premiership Semi Final between Leicester Tigers and Northampton Saints at Welford Road in 2011. The 1.85m (6ft 1in) winger currently plays for the Newcastle Falcons rugby union team. Photograph: Photograph Stu Forster/Getty Images

Samoan rugby player Alesana Tuilagi, who has been charged with attacking a man in Dublin three years ago, has been given six weeks to decide how he wi(...)

Maíria Cahill who has alleged she was raped by a suspected IRA member when she was a teenager in 1997. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA

The North’s Director of Public Prosecutions Barra McGrory has ordered an independent review into how the Public Prosecution Service handled the case o(...)

The North’s Director of Public Prosecutions has said an independent review of how the Maíria Cahill prosecution case was handled is to be established. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

An independent review of how the prosecution case was handled in the Maíria Cahill case is to be established, the North’s Director of Public Prosecuti(...)

A file image from last week of Nellie Halligan, grandmother of the injured children, in the living room where a petrol bomb was thrown through a window. Photograph: Patrick Browne

A 17-year-old arrested on Sunday in connection with the petrol-bombing of a house in Waterford last week which left three children injured was release(...)