Jury will be asked to use circumstantial evidence to decide if the accused man murdered two Dublin criminals, who were “assassinated” in a car they had stolen.

The jury in a double murder trial will be asked to use circumstantial evidence to decide if the accused man murdered two Dublin criminals, who were “a(...)

A surveillance device was placed in the Coachman’s Inn near Dublin Airport after gardaí saw Seamus McGrane meeting another man there on a monthly basis. Image: Google Streetview

A Co Louth man accused of directing the activities of the IRA discussed bomb-making in the snug of a Dublin pub that had been bugged by Garda detectiv(...)

Karl O’Hanlon and his wife Anita at the Château St Pierre de Serjac in France’s Languedoc region.

Dubliner Karl O’Hanlon is a developer, hotelier and interior designer who specialises in restoring and operating wine estates and historic French buil(...)

James Patterson: ‘Even if I’m only doing the half-hour commute from Liverpool to Dublin, there’s a delight in floating above the clouds.’

The thing I love most about airports is the feeling of being stuck slightly out of time. Airports have always seemed a bit outdated to me, with their (...)

The Miami Showband: its members were subjected to a deadly attack in 1975 in which Robin “the Jackal” Jackson is believed to have been involved.

Police and military chiefs have been ordered to disclose intelligence files as part of a legal action being taken by relatives of those who were kille(...)

Britain’s secretary of state for exiting the EU, David Davis, and the EU’s chief Brexit negotiator, Michel Barnier. Talks between the UK and the commission are due to resume on September 28th. Photograph: Reuters

The European Commission has poured cold water on the UK’s Brexit negotiating paper on Northern Ireland by reminding it that, in the words of the EU’s (...)

Victoria Square Shopping Centre in  Belfast. Shopper footfall in the North fell in July by 2.3%  on main shopping streets and by 1%  in shopping centres

A lack of serious sunshine, overhanging Brexit clouds and persistent high inflation which has hit people’s spending power have made it a miserable sum(...)

Three people have died as a result of collisions on Irish roads this weekend. A driver in his 20s died after a collision on the N7 Naas Road in the e(...)

John McNamee, dressed as a customs officer, joined other members of Border Communities Against Brexit in setting up a mock customs post near Newry in April. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

When Leo Varadkar meets the Democratic Unionist Party today in Belfast he is likely to get a frosty, if polite, reception. Their noses are out of join(...)

John McNamee, dressed as customs workers, joined other members of Border Communities Against Brexit earlier this year to protest against Brexit by setting up an old customs post at Carrickcarnon between Dundalk and Newry. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

After Dundalk, the tension in our tightly packed car rose perceptibly. “Now no jokes or stories about smugglers, please.” Mother had us under orders o(...)