A man has died after a single car crash in Co Louth in the early hours Tuesday morning.

A 32-year-old man has died after a single car crash in Co Louth in the early hours Tuesday morning. Gardaí said the car left the road and hit a ditch(...)

The house in Hackballscross, Co Louth, where Ms Quigley was found dead. Photograph: Stephen Collins/Collins Photos

A man believed to have killed his wife before taking his own life by driving into oncoming traffic on a motorway near his Co Louth home had suffered f(...)

Four men remain in hospital following a rally crash in Athboy, Co Meath on Sunday. A driver, a co-driver and two spectators suffered serious injuries(...)

Two competitors and two spectators at a car rally have been taken to hospital after one of the vehicles in the event went out of control and spun into(...)

Maternity hospitals dealt with a total of 67 “extreme” incidents last year which led to permanent incapacity or death, according to figures released by the State Claims Agency

Maternity hospitals dealt with a total of 67 “extreme” incidents last year which led to permanent incapacity or death, according to figures released b(...)

Liam Doran, general secretary at the INMO (Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation) and Minister for Health Leo Varadkar: Mr Doran said the extra €74m from the Government to help the trolley crisis is welcome but is not enough to solve the problem. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Shorter working hours and the continuing trolley crisis in emergency departments top the agenda for the annual conference of the Irish Nurses and Midw(...)

 Taoiseach Enda Kenny: ‘There are clearly changes that are needed in the structures of the way things have been done.’ Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill/The Irish Times

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar says it is a “real tragedy” that a wrong reading of an X-ray has lead to a delayed cancer diagnosis. The Minis(...)

Investigating gardai are appealing for witnesses to contact Drogheda garda station at (041) 987 4200, the garda confidential line on 1800 666111 or any other station.

A man in his forties has been killed in a road crash on the M1 motorway between Monasterboice and Drogheda North. The fatal collision occurred at abou(...)

Micheál Martin: “More people at risk of dying in our hospitals before the Government decides to get to grips with it”

The Government was accused by Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin of having no sense of urgency about the increased risk of people dying in hospitals du(...)

Gerry Adams told the Dáil on Wednesday the total trolley patients figure of 479 included 40 in Our Lady of Lourdes hospital in his Louth constituency. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / THE IRISH TIMES

There were 479 people “languishing on trolleys in hospital corridors’’ this morning, Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams said.He told the Dáil on Wednesday t(...)