Colin Ryan of St Ita’s Street, St Mary’s Park, Limerick who has pleaded guilty   to one count of intentionally or recklessly causing serious harm to Simone Lee. File photograph:  Liam Burke/Press 22

A woman who was scalded, stabbed, and beaten by her then boyfriend has told a court it now pains her to see herself in the mirror. “The mirror is my (...)

Brian and Kieran Collopy were charged with possession of heroin with intent for sale or supply. File photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Two brothers charged in connection with the seizure of €50,000 worth of heroin in Limerick have been refused bail, after a court was told of Garda fea(...)