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The seminary’s sanctury lamp was part of the auction. Photograph: Patsy McGarry/The Irish Times

The three-quarters full bottle of altar wine, alongside an unopened six pack of traditional beeswax altar candles, in the oratory sacristy gave an imp(...)

Imprisonment is  a ‘very costly sanction’, at over €80,000 a year,  director general of the Irish Prison Service Caron McCaffrey has told the annual delegate conference of the Prison Officers’ Association.

Spending €80,000 imprisoning a person for a year, or for other short periods, was not effective as very little could be done to rehabilitate them, the(...)

Prison Officers’ Association general secretary John Clinton, speaking to the media at Prison Officers association annual conference in Sligo. Photo: James Connolly

Taoiseach Micheál Martin made “very serious and outlandish” comments about prison officers in the Dáil and the Prison Officers’ Association (POA) is n(...)

Following an investigation by the Garda National Bureau of Criminal Investigation (NBCI), Brady and two other men were charged on Monday and were remanded following a district court appearance that day.

Convicted garda killer Aaron Brady’s case for perverting the course of justice during his trial has been adjourned for two weeks for prosecutors to co(...)

Diarmuid Rossa Phelan is a senior counsel and law lecturer.

A senior barrister who allegedly murdered a man with a legally held firearm last month has been denied bail after a judge ruled he has the “means to e(...)

Tuath Housing Association tenant Amy Collins: ‘I can’t say enough how much it means to have a warm, new home that has plenty of space for me and the kids.’ Photograph: Shane O’Neill/Coalesce.

Last December, AIB launched a new €500 million social housing fund which will help provide 3,000 homes over the next three years. The fund is open to (...)

Jozef Puska (31) being led into Tullamore District Court where he was charged with the murder of Ashling Murphy (23). Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

A man was in custody last night charged with the murder of Ashling Murphy (23) just outside Tullamore, Co Offaly, last Wednesday. The accused man, 31-(...)

 Bahaalddin Al Shwawrah (42), arrives at Bray District Court. Photograph:  Collins

A man has appeared in court charged with the murder of his partner at her home in Co Wicklow on Christmas Eve. Bahaalddin Al Shwawrah (42), original(...)

Ireland is one of the most successful countries in the world at rolling out the Covid-19 vaccination in prisons, according to new international resear(...)

 Angela Finnegan, mother of murder victim Philip Finnega, said : ‘ I was trying to cleanse Philly’s body of your evil vermin hands. No mother should have to do that.’ Photograph: Collins Courts

The mother of a man who was missing for three weeks before his decapitated remains were found in a shallow grave has said that it was “not right” for (...)

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