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Gardaí have begun harvesting CCTV footage from the area and have started interviewing those availing of homeless services to try to establish when they last saw the man alive. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

Gardaí in Cork are treating as suspicious the death of a man whose body was found with an injury, near the entrance to a city centre car park on Wedne(...)

 Taoiseach Micheál Martin with his wife Mary, after he arrrived home in Cork. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

They may not have been gathering tar barrels as they did in Blackpool when Jack Lynch returned in triumph after his landslide 1977 general election wi(...)

British authorities fear trouble in Dublin, and refuse to allow Terence MacSwiney’s remains go anywhere near the Irish capital. Instead, his coffin is put on the steamer Rathmore at Holyhead in Wales, and sent directly to Cork under military guard. However, a planned requiem Mass still goes ahead in Dublin’s Pro-Cathedral. And this is the planned funeral procession through Sackville Street, (now O’Connell Street) Dublin on October 29th, 1920. Photograph courtesy of the National Library of Ireland

January 2nd: The War of Independence begins in earnest with an attack on Carrigtwohill RIC barracks in Co Cork. January 15th: Sinn Féin has major su(...)

Frank Cullen: A northsider who “emigrated” south of the Liffey with his wife Peg in 1967

This article is one of a series about people who have died with coronavirus in Ireland and among the diaspora. Read more at irishtimes.com/covid-19-li(...)

Cork city is set to pedestrianise many of its streets as it reopens during the coronavirus crisis. File photograph: Bryan O’Brien /The Irish Times.

Cork city is set to pedestrianise many of its streets and provide additional cycling facilities as part of a city council’s strategy aimed at facilita(...)

Judge Helen Boyle noted that it was a sustained and determined assault which had left Mr Clark both with a permanent physical scar.

A 25-year-old man who threatened to smash a concrete block down on top of a man’s head if he didn’t hand over CCTV footage has been jailed for two yea(...)

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Almost a quarter of jobs in the UK are at risk due to coronavirus, and those earning low incomes are the most vulnerable, according to McKinsey. Ab(...)

Robinson in action for Ireland in 1984. Photo: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Michael Robinson won. It is important to remember that in the week he lost his life to cancer. Robinson won at football – the medals on the table, cap(...)

The series of burglaries took place in the Tower Street area of Cork’s southside on Friday morning. Image: Google Maps

Two men have been remanded in custody after they were charged with a series of burglaries including one where two intruders broke into the home of an (...)

Paddy Stokes of St Anthony’s Park, Hollyhill, Cork was brought before a special sitting of Cork District Court on Friday afternoon, arising out of an incident where a man was attacked at Blarney Filling Station on April 16th.  Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A 22-year-old man has appeared in court charged in relation to an incident when another young man was attacked at a filling station in Cork as part of(...)

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