Cancer care nurse and mother of one Clare O’Neill was killed when a tree hit her car near her home at Aglish in west Waterford last Monday

The sea was calm and clouds were clearing to the east as mourners gathered at the Island Crematorium at Ringaskiddy to remember Clare O’Neill, who los(...)

 Fintan Goss, who died during Storm Opelia on Monday.

The last letter Pamela Goss wrote to her husband, Fintan (33), whose funeral took place in Ravensdale, Co Louth, on Saturday, was on the night before (...)

Robert McLoughlin, who was killed after being hit by two cars in Dundalk, Co Louth on Saturday.

Gardaí in Dundalk are examining CCTV footage as part of their investigation into the death of a pedestrian who died after being struck by two cars on (...)

 The Lodge at Ashford Castle,  which overlooks  Lough Corrib, is offering a new restorative getaway – The Robe, Rosé & Relax package – for €320pps

Lodge Leisure Take yourself west this month to the picturesque village of Cong, where The Lodge at Ashford Castle is offering a restorative getaway f(...)

Firefighters giving evidence in a double murder trial have described seeing skulls and a ribcage in a burning car they were hosing more than five years ago.

Firefighters giving evidence in a double murder trial have described seeing skulls and a ribcage in a burning car they were hosing more than five year(...)

As part of the initiative gardai have released a list of some of the locations at which they will be based. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Gardai will be out in force early on Friday morning to crack down on speeding on Irish roads. National “Slow Down Day” is being conducted to raise a(...)

Sinn Féin’s Gerry Adams said Leo Varadkar was “a  Taoiseach, not just a Fine Gael leader. He needs to behave like a Taoiseach”.  Photograph; Dara Mac Donaill

Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams has claimed Taoiseach Leo Varadkar is being “reckless” in his approach to Northern Ireland as hopes of a deal to restore (...)

Funeral of Michael Pyke in Ardfinnan, Co Tipperary, on Thursday: his father,  three brothers, seven sisters and partner were among the mourners to gather at the Church of the Holy Family to bid farewell. Photograph:  Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

A good man and a gentle soul, is how Michael Pyke (31) was described at his funeral, three days after he was killed during Storm Ophelia. The electri(...)

Retired surgeon, Dr Michael Shine (85), of Wellington Road, Dublin 4, arriving at  Dublin Circuit Criminal Court where he has gone on trial accused of indecently assaulting six males in Louth. He has pleaded not guilty. Photograph:  Collins Courts.

An alleged victim of a retired surgeon accused of indecently assaulting hospital patients has told a jury that he received €70,000 in compensation fro(...)

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(...)