The inquest heard Catherine Doyle (85) was last seen five days prior to the discovery of her body at her bedsit apartment at Verschoyle Court, a Dublin City Council-run complex providing sheltered accommodation. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

The nephew of a woman who died of hypothermia told her inquest the experience of identifying her body in a portacabin at Dublin City Mortuary was “hor(...)

Gardaí at the scene where they discovered the seriously injured man at 4am. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

A man in his twenties died in the early hours of Sunday morning after he was stabbed in west Dublin.The incident occurred at an industrial unit in O’C(...)

Gardaí are expected to launch a murder inquiry after the death of a two-year-old boy in south Dublin.The child had been the subject of a nationwide sa(...)

Gardai outside the house in Tullow where the body of a man in his early 30s was found this morning. A second man with serious injuries was also found at the scene. Photograph: Collins

Two men have been arrested this afternoon after the body of a 41-year-old Latvian man, named locally as Gints Intembergs, was discovered in the kitche(...)

Deputy State Pathologist Dr Michael Curtis: “The frequency and regularity of what we’re seeing seems to be a phenomenon of recent years. We’re seeing it on a regular basis.” Photograph: Collins/Courts

  The bodies of nine-year-old twins Thomas and Paddy O’Driscoll were spirited away from their house in Charleville, Co Cork, yesterday. Th(...)

The scene at Deerpark in Charleville, Co Cork where  twin brothers aged nine were found dead this evening. The body of a relatice  was discovered in Buttevant, some 15km away later. Photograph:  Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision.

Gardaí in north Cork are investigating the deaths of two young brothers in a house in Charleville this afternoon. The bodies of the two boys - twins (...)

A man in his mid 20s had sustained fatal injuries when the taxi, in which he was a passenger, hit a pole at St James’s Street/Mount Brown on Sunday morning. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

A man was expected to face court this morning in relation to a fatal crash in south Dublin city on Sunday morning. The 24-year-old was arrested after (...)

The crashed taxi on James’s Street, Dublin this morning. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

­ Gardaí in Dublin have said they are investigating all the circumstances surrounding a fatal road crash involving a stolen taxi in the south city ear(...)

The body of a 53-year-old woman was discovered shortly before 4.30pm in a house in Clonakilty yesterday afternoon.

Gardaí in west Cork have begun an investigation following the discovery of the body of a 53-year-old woman in a house in Clonakilty yesterday afternoo(...)

A garda road-block at the scene , where the remains of a man believed to be in his 30s have been found with gunshot wounds, at Bohernabreeena road, Tallaght, Co Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

The remains of a man believed to be in his 30s have been found with gunshot wounds and other injuries in west Dublin. The killing is the eighth violen(...)