From left, Barry Lyttle (33), Oliver Lyttle (74) and Patrick Lyttle (31) seen in a photograph celebrating New Year’s Eve in Sydney. Photograph: Facebook

Prosecutor Alex Poulos has called for a full-time custodial sentence for Barry Lyttle after he pleaded guilty in a Sydney court to recklessly causing (...)

From left, Barry Lyttle (33), Oliver Lyttle (74) and Patrick Lyttle (31) seen in a photograph celebrating New Year’s Eve in Sydney. Image: Facebook.

An Irish man who was allegedly assaulted by his brother in Sydney in January says he has made a “fantastic recovery”. Speaking after a brief court hea(...)

The Garda Síochána Ombudsman’s Commission (GSOC) has launched an investigation into the treatment of a suspect following a stabbing at a Luas stop on Sunday. Photograph: PA

The Garda Síochána Ombudsman’s Commission (GSOC) has launched an investigation into the treatment of a suspect following a stabbing at a Luas stop on (...)

Two of the three men involved in the row on the Luas and the security guard who intervened, were stabbed.

Three men, including a security guard, were taken to hospital last night following a stabbing incident on the Luas. The security guard intervened duri(...)

The Rotunda Hospital. Photograph: David Sleator

Officials in Minister for Health Leo Varadkar’s department are working on proposals that could see the historic Rotunda Hospital move to a new locatio(...)

A man has been arrested over the stabbing of another man in Carrickmines.

A 35-year-old man was due in court this afternoon in connection with a stabbing incident at Carrickmines Retail Park, Sandyford, on Friday.The injure(...)

The hospital group recorded an exceptional gain during 2013 of €7.8 million arising from the decision to close the private hospital’s defined benefit pension scheme

The loss recorded on the car parks at St Vincent’s Hospital in Ballsbridge, Dublin, fell to €475,837 in 2013, from €750,111 a year earlier, according (...)

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to a collision between a cyclists and a car in south Dublin.

A cyclist is in a critical condition in hospital after a collision with a car in south Dublin on Friday. The crash happened at around 8.30pm on the Le(...)

Barry Lyttle (33) is charged with recklessly inflicting grievous bodily harm on Patrick Lyttle (31), who fell and hit his head after he was allegedly punched by his brother during a minor dispute

A Sydney court heard on Thursday that Irish man Barry Lyttle is seeking a lesser charge over the alleged assault of his brother, Patrick.Mr Lyttle’s l(...)

Dr Tony Holohan, chief medical officer of the Department of Health: “The indicators in this report signal that certain services require further analysis and examination in order to identify if a problem exists.” Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Major geographical variations in outcomes and performance within the health service are revealed in a new Department of Health report.The findings of (...)