Basketball National Cup: Black Amber Templeogue held firm to win 90-81 against Belfast Star. Photograph:  Donall Farmer/Inpho

There were thrills, spills and upsets galore last weekend as the opening round of the Basketball National Cup got under way, with some spectacular re(...)

Another motorist was caught driving 171km/h in a 120km/h zone on the M7 in Nenagh, Co Tipperary. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Gardaí detected 225 vehicles breaking the speed limit over National Slow Down Day, which ended at 7am on Saturday. A motorist travelling at 177km/h i(...)

Dear LinkedIn, Could we talk. I do not need to be connected with my esteemed colleague Conor Pope. He sits in front of me. Or Carl O’Brien, to my r(...)

A 1960s Italian 10-armed brass and enamel ‘Sputnik’ ceiling light €600-€900 (see pic)

Auction Results: Sunday (October 25th) de Veres, Kildare Street, Dublin 2. ‘Design’ auction. 75 per cent of the 140 lots sold. Lot 3, a 1960s Italian(...)

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(...)

A man was found dead at Adair Lane on Thursday morning at about 2am

Two men who were rough sleeping died on the State’s streets on Wednesday night, one in Dublin and one in Drogheda, Co Louth. A man in his 20s, who w(...)

The scene was preserved and assistance was sought from the office of the State Pathologist after skeletal remains were discovered at a beach in Wexford. A forensic anthropologist subsequently attended the beach. File photograph: iStockPhoto

Skeletal remains discovered at a beach in Wexford are believed to date to the Iron Age. Gardaí confirmed the discovery of what proved to be a comple(...)

People on bridge despite road closed to Wooden bridge in Dollymount, ahead of Hurricane Ophelia hitting Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Hurricane Ophelia has caused widespread disruption on the country’s roads, with fallen trees making many impassable. A Roadwatch has released a list (...)

Dr Cliona Ni Cheallaigh and Nurse Ann Marie Lawlee worked  on the pilot project in St James’s Hostital which was praised by the Minister for Health, Simon Harris. Photograph: Anthony Edwards

Ireland’s homeless crisis is having an impact on acute care, but one pioneering consultant is ensuring that the most vulnerable patients in her care d(...)

Hurricane winds collapsed a stand at Turners Cross, Cork city during Storm Ophelia. Photograph: Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision

A storm red warning remains in operation countrywide as Hurricane Ophelia centres on the north of the country and begins to clear northeastwards. Eve(...)