A woman has died in hospital after being struck by a Garda car in Dublin this morning. File photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

A woman has died in hospital after being struck by a Garda car in Dublin this morning.The 75-year-old, named locally as Elizabeth Core, pedestrian was(...)

The site of the proposed national children’s hospital, at St James’s Hospital, Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

The three Dublin children’s hospitals say no decisions have been made about the future use of their buildings and land once the new national children(...)

Max Dunne (6), who has asthma,  with his mother, Orla,  at their home in Tallaght, Co Dublin.Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Orla Dunne has had her share of “scary moments” with her son Max, who suffered uncontrollable bouts of coughing from about the age of two.Even just ru(...)

Tallaght hospital said it has a rigorous maintenance programme in place for all equipment in the hospital, including the emergency department.

A leading A&E consultant has hit out at the lack of lifesaving ventilators in the emergency department at Tallaght hospital.Dr James Gray, emergen(...)

 Gardaí and crime scene investigators at the scene of a fatal shooting  at Botherboy Saggart, Co Dublin. Andy Connors  was shot dead in his home  on Monday  night.  Photograph:  Colin Keegan/Collins Dublin.

Locals in the village of Saggart were “shocked” to hear a man had been shot in front of his children at his home while many of them were inside watch(...)

A family dog pictured yesterday morning at the scene of the fatal shooting on Tuesday night in Saggart, Co Dublin. Photograph: Colin Keegan, Collins.

A man who died after being shot at his west Dublin home in front of his wife and children had been involved in a fight with a prominent dissident rep(...)

Gardai at the scene this morning of a shooting in Saggart, west Dublin, last night. A man in his forties was injured in the incident and later died in hospital. Photograph: Collins

Gardaí are examining the criminal background of a man shot dead in a gangland-style attack in an effort to establish a motive for the murder.The victi(...)

Gerry Quinlan: recovering mentally from illnesses “is actually the hardest part of it all”. Photograph: Eric Luke

Gerry Quinlan has always been fairly fit and during his 52 years has completed 10 marathons. But two years ago the Dubliner, who is married to Louise (...)

Body parts being  removed from the scene at the Thorntons Recycling plant on Kileen Road, Ballyfermot today. Photograph:  Colin Keegan/ Collins Dublin.

Gardaí have said the body parts found at a recycling plant in Ballyfermot, Dublin are male and from the same person.Gardaí have recovered other parts,(...)

The body parts are removed from the scene at the Thorntons Recycling plant on Kileen Road, Ballyfermot, this afternoon. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins

Gardaí believe there are more human remains at a waste and recycling plant where body parts have been found.The investigation into the origins of the (...)