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Mr Justice Birmingham said the grounds of appeal that had been lodged had little chance of success.

The daughter of a publican who was killed during a burglary has asked the Court of Appeal not to allow her father’s killer to appeal his conviction. (...)

Msgr Basil O’Sullivan: ‘I wanted to be a priest, and it was more important to be a priest than where you were sent.’  File photograph: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty

Corkman Msgr Basil O’Sullivan (88), parish priest of Holy Family, Dunblane, and Our Lady of Perpetual Succour, Auchterarder, in Scotland, was on his w(...)

Garfield Ebbs was remanded on bail to appear on September 8th  for sentence.

A 45-year-old man has been remanded on bail after he pleaded to a number of sexual offences including engaging in sexual activity with a minor at a lo(...)

Lord mayor of Cork Tomás Mac Curtain was murdered at his home on March 20th, 1920

Lord mayor of Cork Tomás Mac Curtain was not murdered by regular members of the Royal Irish Constabulary (RIC) but by a group of Black and Tans, accor(...)

Spring Lane, a 10-bay site open since 1989, is  home to 38 families including 66 children. Approximately 140 people share toilets and washing facilities designed for 40.

Cork City Council, one of the biggest local authorities in the State, is violating the human rights of Traveller children by leaving them in filthy, o(...)

A flood in Blackpool, Cork city, in 2012. The proposed relief scheme would involve ‘putting a 350m stretch of the river Bride into a culvert near Orchard Court in Blackpool’. File photograph: Provision

A shop owner in the Cork suburb of Blackpool has warned that he may be unable to survive a further flood if a €20 million relief scheme is delayed by (...)

A flood in Blackpool, Cork city, in 2012. The proposed flood relief scheme would involve ‘putting a 350m stretch of the river Bride into a culvert near Orchard Court in Blackpool’. File photograph:  Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

A newly formed campaign group is to seek a judicial review of a Government decision to allow a €20 million flood relief scheme proceed for one of the (...)

Former taoiseach Enda Kenny welcoming the  AEC-1 transatlantic fibre-optic cable as it arrived in Killala, Co Mayo, in August 2015. Photograph: Naoise Culhane

Aqua Comms, a Dublin-headquartered company that operates a sub-sea transatlantic fibre-optic cable that link the US to Europe via the Republic, is to (...)

Adrian Henry, an English national, was charged with the manslaughter of James Duncan (40) at Patrick Street in Cork on September 12th 2019 when he appeared at Cork District Court on Wednesday.

A 48-year-old man has been remanded on a bail after he was charged with the manslaughter of another man who was allegedly assaulted while attending a (...)

About to testify before the American Commission on Conditions in Ireland (left to right) - Tom Nolan, Donal Óg O Callaghan, Senator George W Norris, Peter MacSwiney and Jeremiah Dempsey, Washington, in January 1921. Photograph: Forgotten Lord Mayor; original source: Library of US Congress.

Following in the steps of Cork’s martyred Lord Mayors, Tomás MacCurtain and Terence MacSwiney was no easy task but Donal Óg O’Callaghan rose to the ch(...)

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