The blaze on Wednesday was extinguished by units from Cork City Fire Brigade and Garda technical experts carried out a forensic examination of the scene to establish if any accelerants were used to start the fire. Stock photograph: iStock

Gardaí are investigating an arson attack on a communications mast in Cork they believe is linked to a conspiracy theory that 5G masts are connected to(...)

The house in the Dunard estate, Mayfield, Cork where a man was doused with petrol and set on fire. Photograph: Provision

Gardai investigating an attack on a father of three, who was doused with petrol and set alight, have spoken to two men they wished to question in rela(...)

Timothy Hourihane had been a chef: ‘He served Elton John and Lionel Richie. He loved his food’

A murder investigation is under way in Cork after a postmortem revealed a homeless man died from injuries sustained in an assault on Sunday morning. (...)

Plumes of smoke coming from the Village Shopping Centre in Douglas, Co Cork. Photograph: Olivia Kelleher

Gardaí are expected to carry out a technical examination on Sunday into the cause of a fire in a multi-storey car park in Cork, which led to the evacu(...)

The Burning of Cork, St Patrick’s Street, Cork, 1920. Photograph: National Library of Ireland/Flickr Commons

A garden of commemoration to remember the 1,000 or so people killed in the revolutionary period in cork is among the proposals to be considered by Cor(...)

The fire took place at Willison Meadows in Blarney shortly before 7am. Map: Datawrapper

A woman in her 50s is in a critical condition in hospital after suffering serious smoke inhalation during a house fire in Blarney in Co Cork overnight(...)

Mikolaj Wilk who was killed by a gang who broke into his home, and his wife Elzbieta who was injured in the attack. Photograph: Provision

Gardai investigating the murder of a Polish father of two in Co Cork at the weekend are examining mobile phones and computers belonging to the man in (...)

Gardaí are investigating the death of a man in his forties in Cork city over the weekend. Photograph: PA

The body of a man in his mid-forties has been removed from a house in Cork city amid fears that he may have died of sunstroke. Cork City Fire Brigade(...)

Gardaí in Cork are attempting to establish the cause of an explosion at a house in Cork city on Saturday morning.

A couple were left with non-life threatening injuries after a suspected gas explosion at their house in Cork city early on Saturday. The couple, who(...)

The woman’s body was removed to Cork University Hospital for a post-mortem examination. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Gardaí have ruled out foul play in the death of a pensioner in a house fire in Cork after a technical examination confirmed the blaze started accident(...)

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