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O’Sullivan pleaded guilty to 27 counts of stealing money. File photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times

Elderly people must be protected from those who would prey on their vulnerability and steal from them, warned a judge as he convicted a woman of steal(...)

Dr Owen O’Flynn: ‘My biggest fear was dying (from Covid-19)’

A trainee doctor, who previously climbed Mount Kilimanjaro, has warned young people not to take the dangers of coronavirus lightly after he ended up i(...)

Bantry Fire Brigade said New Street, Main Street, Barrack and the Square were all flooded on Monday night. Image: Bantry Fire Brigade

An elderly shop owner in Bandon, Co Cork, who has experienced his second major flooding incident at his premises in a matter of days, describes himsel(...)

Pain specialist Dr Diarmuid McCoy with his wife Jane, who is from Midleton, Co Cork,  Luke, 17 (right),  Tim 15 and Cate 11

Working Abroad Q&A: Dr Diarmuid McCoy, who is originally from Bantry, Co Cork, but now lives in Geelong, Victoria, Australia, on working as a Spec(...)

Geelong in Victoria, Australia, where Dr Diarmuid McCoy lives with his family. Photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

Dr Diarmuid McCoy is originally from Bantry, Co Cork. He is a specialist pain medicine physician. He moved to Geelong, Victoria in 2004. He went to Un(...)

Megan Cullen (25) cut off her own right index finger after suffering eight years of chronic pain

A young Cork woman who cut off her own right index finger after suffering eight years of chronic pain has said she is in now in “a bubble of brilliant(...)

Relatives of victims arrive to the ‘Betelgeuse’ Disaster 40th Anniversay Commemoration in the  Abbey Cemetary, Bantry, Co Cork Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

French widow, Ginette Ravelu lost her husband, Marcel when the Betelgeuse oil tanker exploded in flames in Bantry Bay in the early hours of January 8t(...)

The hulk of the ‘Betelgeuse’ lies at the oil Jetty at Whiddy Island in Co Cork on January 9th, 1979. File photograph: Pat Langan/The Irish Times

Successive Irish governments have been accused by the son of a victim of the Whiddy Island disaster of treating Irish workers as second-class citizens(...)

The Book Centre, Waterford. Photograph: Jennifer O'Connell

This wasn’t how it was supposed to be. The digital revolution was going to kill off physical books and bookshops altogether. It’s true that between r(...)

The Chorus of Dissent and the Elastic Band

We’re almost afraid to say it out loud, for fear of putting a hex on it, but it looks like the weather could be good for this May bank holiday weekend(...)

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