Gardaí are investigating a crash in Co Limerick on Tuesday in which a man was killed and a man and a young girl were injured.

A man has died following a road crash in county Limerick on Tuesday. The two-car collision happened around 9am on the road between Ballybrown and Clar(...)

Frank Prendergast TD (Labour) at the New Ireland Forum  in May 1983. File photograph: Pat Langan/The Irish Times

President of Ireland Michael D Higgins was among those who attended the funeral in Limerick on Monday of former Labour TD Frank Prendergast. The 81-ye(...)

Party figures have cast doubt over recent opinion polls that show Sinn Féin hovering around the mid-20s and claim their own internal polls put the party around 20 per cent. Photograph; Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Sinn Féin is planning on having an election candidate selected in every constituency by next month and is considering running two candidates in a numb(...)

A convicted killer and rapist was jailed after he robbed a corner shop just eight weeks after serving a lengthy prison sentence.

A convicted killer and rapist was jailed after he robbed a corner shop just eight weeks after serving a lengthy prison sentence.Ian Horgan, (31) origi(...)

The woman was pronounced dead at the scene on O’Curry Street in Limerick on Friday evening

Gardaí said they do not suspect foul play after the body of an elderly woman was discovered following a fire at a house in Limerick on Friday.The woma(...)

Fr Alphonsus Cullinan has been appointed the new Bishop of Waterford and Lismore by Pope Francis. Photograph: John Mc Elroy.

A 55 year old Clareman and late vocation to the priesthood has been appointed the new Catholic Bishop of Waterford & Lismore. Fr Alphonsus Cullina(...)

There are frosty conditions across the country this morning with a risk of icy patches. Getty Images

The cold snap continues with widespread frost nationwide and a risk of icy patches in places. Snow showers will affect parts of Ulster, Connacht, Muns(...)

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan: “Many people throughout the Mid-West  have received wonderful patient-focused attention and care from staff in the hospice at Milford.” Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

A new €7.7 palliative care unit, part funded by JP McManus, is to be built in Co Limerick. Minister for Finance Michael Noonan said on Monday that Mil(...)

Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht Heather Humphreys: Limerick must submit its bid to her department in October.  Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Limerick City of Culture director Mike Fitzpatrick is to lead the city’s bid for European Capital of Culture in 2020, it has been confirmed.Widely re(...)

Snowy scenes in the Cooley Mountains in Co Louth as temperatures drop across Ireland. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA 1:11

Don’t pack away the thermals yet, more snow is on the way this week....Met Éireann is forecasting another week of wintery conditions, with further out(...)