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Gardaí are investigating after a 78-year-old woman died in a fire in Co Mayo.

An investigation is underway after a woman died in a house fire in Co Mayo. A Garda spokesman said the incident happened shortly before (...)

Walkin’ up that hill

One thing that never ceases to amaze me as I wind through the country on these obsessive festival travels, is the contrast of countryside, coas(...)

A radar image showing rainfall over Ireland at 4pm today. Image: Met Éireann

A weather warning in place for 15 counties earlier today has been lifted as wind speeds drop across the country. However Met Éireann ha(...)

Dublin’s Eoghan O’Gara and Keith Higgins of Mayo compete for the ball in last year’s All-Ireland football final, before O’Gara’s 53rd-minute hamstring injury left him a virtual passenger for the remainder of the match. Photograph:  Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Dublin footballer Eoghan O’Gara has expressed surprise that Mayo continued to mark him closely in last year’s All-Ireland final after he had been all (...)

The Corrib terminal. The Corrib gas partners had hoped gas would be brought ashore in 2011 - but this was before An Bord Pleanála ruled that half of a proposed overground pipeline would be unsafe, necessitating the construction of the tunnel.

The Corrib Gas partners are now counting the cost of a contentious An Bord Pleanála ruling as the bill for the project is set to hit almost €3.4 billi(...)

Mweelrea, Co Mayo. John O’Dwyer, coroner for south Mayo, made his comments at an inquest in Castlebar into the death on October 29th of Geoff Rowden (38) from Goatstown, Dublin, while hiking on Mweelrea, the highest mountain in Connacht.

A coroner yesterday criticised the “paltry” €7,000 which the Government allocated for 2013 to Mayo Mountain Rescue saying the amount was “absolutely u(...)

The experienced hillwalker set off on Tuesday on a ridge walk towards Mweelrea, Connacht’s highest mountain at 2,686ft.

A body has been located in the search for a missing hillwalker in south west Mayo. Remains were located some hours ago as rescue teams continued to co(...)

The burden of responsibility on midwives when assisting at home births is too great for them to be on their own, a Coroner said today.Coroner John O’(...)

Are Thinkerrs named for their ability to get your cogs whirring, or for their aptitude for lyrically dense, often abstract songs? Their second albu(...)

London and Shane Mulligan (right) will face cavan at Croke Park. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Despite losing out to Mayo in the Connacht final yesterday, London will have their day in Headquarters when they take on Cavan as part of an All-Irel(...)

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