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Daniel Sweeney was hospitalised when he was attacked after a match.

A call has been made for heavier sanctions against football players and supporters who assault referees after a match official was left with a broken (...)

Green Party: Pippa Hackett, Eamon Ryan and Grace O’Sullivan. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

A Bill proposing the setting up of a “just transition” process to support workers and communities forced to make the transition from a fossil-fuel eco(...)

The black and white kitten has been taken to the DSPCA on Mount Venus Road in Rathfarnham. Photograph: DSPCA/Facebook

A lucky kitten has survived a more than 124-km journey inside the bonnet of a car from Co Dublin to Offaly this week. The Dublin Society for the Pre(...)

The area in Cook Street, Dublin, where Michal Waskiewicz died while sleeping rough. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/ The Irish Times

The death of a homeless man on a Dublin street this week was “tragic” and efforts are underway to provide additional accommodation for people without (...)

President of the Court of Appeal Mr Justice George Birmingham told Kevin Carroll’s lawyers he was anxious their client be made aware of the court’s ‘full range of powers’. Photograph: Collins Court

A drama teacher jailed for raping a student when she was about seven years old has withdrawn an appeal against the severity of his sentence after bein(...)

The State has spent more than €4.4 million on deportation flight costs over the past eight years. Photograph: Istock

Less than one-fifth of people who have received deportation orders so far this year have been removed from the State, according to statistics publish(...)

Peter Casey received his highest support nationally in Tipperary – the constituency where  he criticised a number of Traveller families for refusing to accept offered council houses. Photograph: Niall Carson/ PA Wire

John Leahy, leader of the Renua party and a member of Offaly County Council, believes he lost 300 votes in his home-town of Kilcormac when he was wron(...)

Nell Scally, at her home near Tullamore, Co Offaly,  with some old farm equipment she used on the farm. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

In a corner of Nell Scally’s farmyard in Co Offaly, there’s an apple tree that can barely stay upright with the abundance of shiny red apples on its b(...)

Minister for Housing Eoghan Murphy said as these families were not in traditional homeless accommodation but in ‘own-door’ temporary accommodation, they could not be categorised as homeless. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill/The Irish Times

More than 1,600 people removed from homelessness figures are still accessing homeless services and remain on the national homelessness database, local(...)

Ger Dundon: jailed for four years.

Limerick man Ger Dundon has been jailed for four years for possession of a sawn-off shotgun and dangerous driving during a high-speed chase. Dundon (...)

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