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The teacher received a three-year jail sentence with two years suspended.

A substitute teacher who had sex with a 16-year-old boy who was her pupil has been jailed for one year. The woman was aged 23 at the time of both of(...)

The court heard the Teaching Council of Ireland were seeking a permanent order to prevent the defendant  from teaching in the future.

A substitute teacher who had sex with her fifth-year student incorrectly thought 16 was the legal age of consent, a court has heard. The woman ((...)

A member of the Army Bomb Disposal team on duty. Photograph: Defence Forces

A number of Defence Forces staff are expected to get payments of between €1,000 and €2,000 for loss of earnings after the reallocation of duties carri(...)

The 92-acre site at Gormanston, which sold for an undisclosed sum

A recent sale in north Co Dublin is indicative of a possible trend in the development land market where developers have turned their backs on the city(...)

File photograph: Cyril Byrne

National roads operator Transport Infrastructure Ireland has been forced to cut its allocation for salt purchases this year, the authority’s chief exe(...)

Fr Paschal Slevin: a jovial man and a born reconciler who knew everyone by their first name

The Franciscan missionary friar, Fr Paschal Slevin, OFM, who has died aged 83 after a long illness, was expelled from Rhodesia with fellow Irish missi(...)

Mourners at the funeral of dissident republican  Peter Butterly, who was shot dead in 2013. Photograph: Barry Cronin

A man accused of the murder of dissident republican Peter Butterly told gardaí he was feeding a pony at the time of the shooting, the Special Crimina(...)

The site is to the rear of the Castlemartin housing development just off the Eastham Road and about 1km from the town centre

A ready-to-go residential site of 12.7 acres which has permission for 115 houses in the commuter suburb of Bettystown, Co Meath, is on the market thro(...)

‘Liffey, Up Stream’ , an oil on canvas by Thomas Ryan (estimate: €5,000-€7,000).

Forthcoming auctions: Sunday June 12th Adam’s, 26 St Stephen’s Green, Dublin 2. At Home – auction of antique and modern interior furnishings. 12(...)

The  court is to rule on whether members of the force from the national surveillance unit can give evidence anonymously. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

The Special Criminal Court will rule next week on whether gardaí from the national surveillance unit can give evidence anonymously in the trial of (...)