Environmentalist Peter Sweetman has challenged Tipperary County Council’s decision extending planning permission for a wind farm development at Castlewaller, Newport, Co Tipperary

Two separate legal challenges to wind farm developments are to be fast-tracked by the Commercial Court. Environmentalist Peter Sweetman has challeng(...)

Gardaí and the Ballybunion Sea Cliff and Rescue Service as well as the Mallow Water Rescue Unit co-ordinated the search along with assistance from Valentia Coastguard. Photograph: Julien Behal/PA Wire

A body has been recovered from a river system in north Kerry amid a search for a farmer who has not been heard from since Monday afternoon. His empty(...)

A man in his sixties has died after he was struck by a lorry in Co Kerry.

A man in his sixties was struck and killed by a lorry while walking near Lixnaw in Co Kerry on Wednesday night. The incident happened at on the Finu(...)

Garda near a house where the body of a woman was found in Lixnaw, Co Kerry today. Photograph: Domnick Walsh

Gardaí are tomorrow expected to begin a murder inquiry following the completion of a post-mortem examination on the body of a woman found in an house (...)