In total, 10 people aged from teens to early 70s were rescued from the water near the Saltee Islands.

The Marine Casualty Investigation Board (MCIB) is leading inquiries into the death of a 73-year-old man and the rescue of nine people after a pleasure(...)

Billy Walsh: has overseen spectacular success for Irish boxers in his years as head coach. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Given how cheaply and meekly the Irish State surrendered its sovereign status in recent years, it really should be no surprise that this sorry mess of(...)

Pat Smullen is heading to Windsor to partner topweight Fascinating Rock in the Winter Hill Stakes. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Pat Smullen takes a day off from the defence of his Irish jockey’s title to partner Fascinating Rock in Windsor’s Group 3 Saturday evening feature,(...)

Wayne Lordan will be hoping to land the Tote Irish Cambridgeshire at the Curragh on board Fit For The Job for owner JP McManus. Photograph: James Crombie

JP McManus is renowned as one of National Hunt racing’s most powerful owners but his increasing influence on the flat can be further advertised sho(...)

The Roundabout: sold for in excess of €750,000

Agents CBRE have confirmed the sale of two Dublin bars, The Roundabout in Artane and O’Dwyer’s in Kilmacud. The Roundabout, sold on behalf of Moran I(...)

Ronan Lynch and Cian Lynch with Sean Sweeney in the Under-21 All-Ireland hurling semi-final. Photograph: Inpho

Galway 0-17 Limerick 1-20 John Kiely’s Limerick are through to a first Bord Gáis Energy All-Ireland Under-21 hurling final since 2002. The Shannonsid(...)

Antrim’s Maoi Connolly and Conor McDonald of Wexford in action during the Under-21 All-Ireland hurling semi-final. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Antrim 1-8 Wexford 1-20 Conor McDonald led from the front as Wexford advanced to another Bord Gáis Energy All-Ireland Under-21 hurling final on Saturd(...)

Wexford’s Conor McDonald along with another senior panel player  Liam Ryan were All Star nominees last year. Photograph:  Ryan Byrne/Inpho

It’s hard to imagine a more clear-cut match in an All-Ireland semi-final. Antrim may have surprised Wexford two years ago at the same stage but the c(...)

Irish processors exported only 31 tonnes of beef, worth €194,000, to the US during the first six months of 2015. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Another Irish beef processor has been granted a US export licence. The Slaney Foods processing facility in Co Wexford has become the third Irish plant(...)

A protest against homelessness in Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Local authorities around the State “will not be found wanting in doing everything they can” to help address Dublin’s homelessness crisis, the chair(...)