‘This has been an unusual case,’ said Judge Patrick Durcan. Photograph: Frank Miller

A motorist failed to spot a Go Safe van on the side of the road late at night and was detected speeding three times in 88 minutes, a court has heard. (...)

The Cliffs of Moher

A Dublin man watched in horror as his base jumping partner bounced off the Cliffs of Moher and plunged to his death last April. In a deposition at th(...)

New accounts show the cash pile at Conor McGregor’s promotions firms  increased by almost €100,000 last year. File photograph: Ethan Miller/Getty Images

The cash pile at Conor McGregor’s Irish-based promotions firm swelled to more than €333,000 last year. Accounts for McGregor Sports and Entertainment(...)

Figures from the State Examinations Commission (SEC) show that of the 66 candidates who had their results withheld in various subject this year, 49 - or 74 per cent - were male. File Photograph: iStockPhoto

Teenage boys are more than twice as likely as girls to cheat - or get caught cheating - in the Leaving Cert exam. Figures from the State Examinations(...)

McInerney’s pub in Ennistymon, Co Clare.

A judge has banned a woman from every pub in the north Clare town of Ennistymon for 12 months. Judge Patrick Durcan imposed the ban after Kathleen Do(...)

Gardaí are investigating the death of a man in his forties in Ennis.

The death of a man in his 40s in Ennis this morning is being treated as suspicious by gardaí. The man’s body was spotted lying in a green area in th(...)

A Dubliner who listed a key achievement as standing up for his religious beliefs which include that “homosexuality is an intrinsic disorder inclined t(...)

Cork civil engineer John V. Lennon  has lodged an eight page objection against the current planning application for a rock barrier at the Trump International golf resort in Doonbeg, Co Clare. File photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Lawyers for the US President Donald J. Trump appeared in court in Co Clare on Tuesday seeking to have a judgement for €14,095 against him set aside. (...)

The commission ruled the care worker was unfairly dismissed and awarded her €3,500. Photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

A carer left an elderly man living by himself “skint’’ with very little food and without any money for two days in his home after taking €40 from the (...)

Caitriona Lucas, the Irish Coast Guard volunteer who died when a rigid inflatable boat flipped during a search operation at Kilkee, Co Clare

The Irish Coast Guard has said it will not be publishing an external review of its volunteering activities before the Marine Casualty Investigation Bo(...)