File photograph: A motor racing driver was killed on Saturday when his car went out of control during an event in Co Clare.

A motor racing driver was killed on Saturday when his car went out of control during an event in Co Clare.Simon McKinley (34), from Naul on the Meath/(...)

An Irish man was killed in an incident on a construction site in NewYork on Friday. Photograph: Thinkstock/Getty Images.

Tributes have been paid to an Irish man who was killed in an incident on a construction site in New York on Friday. Trevor Loftus (40), or(...)

The house on in Barrack Hill, off Wolfe Tone St, where the body of a man was found on Wednesday. Photograph: Kathryn Hayes

A 55-year-old Latvian man has appeared in court in Limerick charged with the murder of a Lithuanian man at a property in the city earlier this week.Ar(...)

Garda Brendan Cahill told the court that investigators believed there was no excessive speed involved, but that the driver had lost control of the vehicle. Photograph:  Julien Behal/PA Wire

A teenager has been given a two-year suspended jail sentence after he pleaded guilty to dangerous driving causing the death of an eight-year-old girl (...)

David wants to know if  this is gona be forever?

It’s hard to believe that Youtube only turns 10 on Thursday. It’s become a ubiquitous tool and source of entertainment that repeatedly fills up(...)

The mural by Irish artist Joe Caslin on the side of a building on Dublin’s South Great George’s Street. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

The artist who erected a large paper mural on the side of a building in Dublin city centre expects to hear soon whether the piece will be allowed to r(...)

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When the last Knight of Glin, Desmond FitzGerald, died four years ago Ireland lost one of its foremost experts on Irish art, antiquities, furniture(...)

Former New York City investment banker Jason Lee walks with his wife Alicia into Suffolk County Court. Photograph: AP Photo/Frank Eltman

Lawyers for a former US banker accused of raping an Irish J-1 student at a popular New York resort have failed in their bid to use the refusal of her (...)

Gavin Hennessy (30) of Hunters Green in Firhouse, Dublin pleaded guilty  to possession of a Magnum Smith and Wesson revolver and 20 rounds of .44 ammunition on the N7 in Kill, Co Kildare.

A man who acted as a courier to bring a loaded gun and ammunition from Limerick to Dublin in order to pay off a gambling debt has been jailed for thre(...)

Belmond Grand Hibernian: the firm has refitted 11 Irish Rail carriages for luxury at a cost of $10 million.

Imagine the Orient Express, luxury dining cars in tow, steaming through Limerick junction – and not an Irish Rail ham sandwich in sight.It’s set to (...)