Gardai made the discovery during a search of a house in Edgeworthstown yesterday. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

A 23-year-old man is expected in court this evening charged in connection with the seizure of cannabis herb worth an estimated €120,000 in Co Longford(...)

The scene outside Longford Court House early last month as a man was driven away after being charged with the rape of two young girls in Athlone. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A man has admitted raping two young girls at a house in Athlone in a crime which shocked the nation.The 30-year-old father of two has indicated he wil(...)

The scene outside Longford courthouse yesterday morning. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The families of the two young girls brutally sexually assaulted in Co Westmeath at the weekend have thanked gardaí and the people of Athlone for their(...)

The scene outside Longford Court House yesterday morning as a 30-year-old man is driven away having been charged with rape. Photograph: Cyril Byrne.

A 30-year-old man charged with the rape of two young girls who were attending a children’s birthday party in Athlone at the weekend was remanded in cu(...)