Delta flight DL-73 was travelling from Amsterdam to Atlanta in the US when the crew declared an emergency over Co Leitrim. Photograph: Getty

A passenger jet with almost 400 people on board had to dump thousands of litres of fuel and divert to Shannon Airport after the crew received a cargo (...)

Gardaí have arrested a second person in connection with the attempted gangland murder of Christy Keane in Limerick on Monday.

Gardaí have arrested a second person in connection with the attempted gangland murder of Christy Keane in Limerick on Monday. A woman in her 20(...)

The Nissan Navara in the car park of University of Limerick where Christy Keane was shot yesterday.

The attempted murder of convicted drug dealer Christy Keane in Limerick yesterday took place just weeks after gardaí expressed fears of a re-emergen(...)

Christy Keane, who was shot on the grounds of the University of Limerick on Monday morning.

Gangland criminal Christy Keane was shot on the grounds of the University of Limerick on Monday morning. Gardaí are treating the shooting, which took (...)

An image from the Road Tramps website. Andrew O’Donoghue was a member of the Limerick-based motorcycle club.

Hundreds of bikers from across the country have escorted a murdered “brother” on one of his final journeys along narrow country roads in Co Limerick. (...)

Gardaí have rescued a woman after tracking her mobile phone signal to wetlands in Limerick.

A young woman has been rescued after she was reported missing and later discovered in a lake in Limerick. The woman, in her early 20s, was found at a(...)

A man has died following a shooting in Limerick on Saturday evening.

A 51-year-old man has died following a shooting in Murroe, Co Limerick on Saturday evening. It is understood the man was shot at a motorcycle club ne(...)

Conor Neill (6) with his class in the Doodle Den in St Michael’s Infants School in Limerick. Photograph: Brian Gavin/Press 22

A few weeks ago Siobhán Neill took her six-year-old son, Conor, to McDonald’s as a treat. She was about to ask him what he wanted when he surprised he(...)

Two men have been arrested over the murder of a Limerick teeenager over seven years ago. Jeffrey Hannon (19), from O’Malley Park, Southill, Limerick, (...)

Heavy security  outside the Special Criminal Court in Dublin for the arrival of  Nathan Killeen in   February  2013. File photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Convicted murderer Nathan Killeen has launched a High Court challenge against a decision of the prison authorities to place him in solitary confinemen(...)