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(...)

Several units of Dublin Fire Brigade have responded to an “industrial fire” in Tallaght Village

An industrial fire at a furniture store in Tallaght village in south Dublin has been brought under control. Several units of Dublin Fire Brigade have (...)

Dublin Fire Brigade mainly provides the ambulance service in Dublin under Dublin City Council, while the HSE provides the ambulance service outside Dublin

Public representatives from across Dublin have expressed opposition to a HSE plan to take control of the city(...)

Firefighters Mark O’Shaugnessy (left) and Brian Murray at the scene where they died in a fire at a disused building in Bray, Co Wicklow, in September 2007.

It can’t have been the easiest of tasks going to firefighter Mark O’Shaughnessy’s station locker to clear out his belongings days after his death.On S(...)

The Coast Guard helicopter has been involved in the search for a missing fisherman off Howth in Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

A body has been recovered in north Dublin by search teams looking for an angler who fell into the sea yesterday. The man, who was in his 40s, fell of(...)