Sophie Toscan du Plantier: murdered in 1996

A lawyer for the family of murdered French woman Sophie Toscan du Plantier has expressed disappointment at the news it will be January or February of(...)

Ian Bailey: taking a civil action against the State for wrongful arrest. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

A solicitor for Ian Bailey has expressed surprise that an important document in the Garda investigation into the murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier h(...)

Jules Thomas, partner of Ian Bailey: bringing High Court action for damages

A French police team investigating the murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier have been forced to delay their planned visit to Ireland because gardaí (...)

Asylum seekers at Millstreet accommodation centre at Drishane Castle in north Cork protesting yesterday over conditions and treatment at the centre. Residents display spoiled fruit taken from the centre.  Photograph: Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision

The owners of an asylum-seeker centre in Millstreet in north Cork have agreed to meet with residents to try to resolve a series of issues following a (...)

The bodies of Jolanta Lubiene and her daughter Enrika were found by gardaí at about 8.30pm on Sunday in  their home in Killorglin, Co Kerry. Photograph: Domnick Walsh

Gardaí were last night set to begin a murder inquiry after postmortems confirmed that a mother and her daughter died violent deaths after being att(...)

The two men, who are now in their 40s, have alleged that they were abused by the sports coach  in the 1980s when they were aged just 14 and that the abuse continued on a near weekly basis in the man’s home and elsewhere until they were aged 17 and 16.

TWO MEN who made a complaint to gardaí that they were abused by a sports coach in Waterford have expressed shock and anger after learning that the (...)