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‘Don’t move or I will bite your ear off,’ Peter Collins told the victim while choking him.

Two brothers attacked a taxi driver and attempted to hijack his car but failed to get it started, a court has heard. Peter Collins (26) wrapped a pho(...)

Dublin GAA player Michael Darragh Macauley: ‘It’s about a positive influence in kids’ lives and to highlight there are different paths you can go down.’ Photograph: John Ohle

Michael Darragh Macauley is no stranger to challenges, having won seven senior All-Ireland medals. But the 33 year old’s biggest battle may be in the (...)

Alannah Bradley; Lorna Barron; Denise Dowds and Marie Barr, Scoil Mhuire, Buncrana, Co Donegal. Photograph : Julian Behal

Twenty “inspirational” teachers from across Ireland have been shortlisted for a new initiative aimed at recognising the contribution of the teaching p(...)

A court heard on Tuesday that the taxi driver received several blows during the alleged attack. File photograph: Matt Kavanagh/The Irish Times

A 17-year-old boy has been denied bail after he faced charges in connection with an alleged taxi hijacking in Dublin. The taxi driver, a 59-year-old (...)

Gardaí made four arrests after an attack on a Dublin taxi driver. Stock image: Alan Betson

Two people have appeared in court after a taxi driver was attacked and suffered serious head and facial injuries in Dublin on Monday. Four people we(...)

The driver had a phone and cash stolen in the incident on Monday morning. File photograph: Alan Betson

A 59-year-old taxi driver was left with serious head and facial injuries after he was attacked by a group of youths in Dublin early on Monday. Four p(...)

Leona O’Callaghan will say that her abuse “broke me in ways I will never heal from”.

Limerick woman Leona O’Callaghan, whose rapist was jailed for attacks on her when she was 13-years-old, has called for changes to sentencing practice (...)

Michael Ring and Paschal Donohoe  with 100-year-old Bridget Byrne at the announcement of increased funds for the regeneration of Dublin’s north inner city, at  Lourdes Day Care Centre. Photograph: Maxwell’s

Dublin footballer Michael Darragh MacAuley has said he is hopeful Government investment can turn around a deprived part of inner-city Dublin. Mr Mac(...)

 Gardaí are investigating following the fatal stabbing of a man in his 60s on Sunday night in Crumlin, Dublin.  File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Gardaí are investigating following the fatal stabbing of a man in his 60s on Sunday night in Crumlin, Dublin. A man in his 30s was being interviewed(...)

Michael, Jim and James Gallagher at home in Burtonport, Co Donegal. The Gallaghers helped to rescue 13 people, mainly young children, off Roaninish in August 1956.

No VHF radio. No mobile phones. No blue-light convoy at the head of the quay. Donegal fishermen Michael and James Gallagher remember the relative sile(...)

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