A car in which five teenagers were travelling in collided with a tree on Saturday night at around 10pm. Photograph: Collins

A 15-year-old boy has died after the car he was travelling in collided with a tree in Clondalkin, Dublin 22, on Saturday night. The single vehicle cra(...)

Two Dublin men who “stomped” on the head of their victim while he was lying on the ground, leaving him with a serious head injury, have avoided a jail(...)

Siptu was alerted to the fact that some staff assaulted or injured at work in Tallaght hospital were being billed for the €100 emergency department charge. Photograph: David Sleator

Staff working in hospitals who are injured or assaulted at work should not be paying the €100 emergency department charge under any circumstances, ac(...)

 Minister for Health Leo Varadkar

The Government has approved the Health Service Executive’s draft service plan, Taoiseach Enda Kenny told the Dáil.He said Minister for Health Leo Var(...)

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar: “These measures will take some time to work . . . this means  the numbers are likely to get worse over the next few months before they get better.” Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Hospital waiting lists, trolley numbers and delays in discharging well patients continue to soar, according to the latest figures from the Health Ser(...)

The scene of a fatal traffic  incident  at the junction of the New Nangor Road and the Outer Ring Road near Clondalkin, Dublin, today. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins Dublin.

A woman died after a crash in Clondalkin early this morning.The incident occurred at the junction of the Outer Ring Road and Nangor Road at about 4.3(...)

Gardaí are working on the assumption the stabbing resulted from a row over drugs. Photograph: Frank Miller

Gardaí investigating the fatal stabbing of a man at a rave party over the weekend believe his attacker may be as young as 16. Sources said an arrest (...)

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(...)

Commuters negotiate waterlogged roads following a heavy downpour, at Elizabeth O’Farrell Park, off Lombard Street in Dublin yesterday. Photograph: Eric Luke

Warnings of a second spell of heavy rain were issued overnight with a potential for flooding from Dublin to Cork and into some midland counties this (...)

The father of a Dublin schoolgirl who fell to her death from a cruise ship tragically took his own life, an inquest at  Dublin Coroner’s Court has heard. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

The father of a Dublin schoolgirl who fell to her death from a cruise ship, took his own life, an inquest has heard.Paul O’Brien (49) from Bushy Park(...)