The court heard from the arresting officer that the accused replied, ‘I’m very sorry for what happened’ to the first two charges. File photograph: The Irish Times

Gardaí have charged a 38-year-old man in relation to an attack in Cork city which resulted in a man having to be taken to hospital after he was stabbe(...)

The court heard the victims were threatened at Mercy University Hospital in Cork.

A man was threatened that he would be killed if he sought medical attention after being stabbed in the throat, arm and leg as he sat in his car in Cor(...)

The judge refused bail and remanded Emma Murphy in custody to appear again at Cork District Court on July 31st. File photograph: Collins Courts

A 31-year-old woman has been remanded in custody after she was charged in relation to the mugging of a young woman in Cork city. Emma Murphy was char(...)

 Catherine Walsh of Curraheen Road, Bishopstown, Cork,  pictured leaving court  on Friday after her action in relation to her husband’s death. Photograph: Collins Courts

A woman whose husband died suddenly while he was waiting for heart by-pass surgery has settled her High Court action over his death. The settlement wa(...)

Uniformed officers and forensic investigators at the scene on Sheares Street in Cork city. Photograph: Michael MacSweeney/Provision

Fond and affectionate tributes were paid this morning to a 22-year-old mother-of-one who was found in a squat in Cork city late last month. Hundreds (...)

Management at Portiuncula hospital in Ballinasloe  has also urged members of the public to use alternative health providers except in the case of “real emergencies”. Photograph: Alan Betson

Three hospitals in the south and west have urged the public to attend only in the case of genuine emergencies as they battle with overcrowding and an (...)

File photo: INMO relations officer Patsy Doyle says that part of the problem stems from two wards closing at Cork Univeristy Hospital in April and August. Photograph: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire

The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO) has expressed concern about the situation in Cork where some 36 patients were on hospital trollies i(...)