Gweedore’s Niall Ó Frighil and  Micheál Ó Cearbhaill in action against Naomh Conaill’s Ethan O’Donnell during the Donegal SFC  final second replay in  Ballybofey. Photograph: Evan Logan/Inpho

Naomh Conaill 0-8 Gaoth Dobhair 0-7 Naomh Conaill brought a close to Donegal’s never-ending story after a dramatic point by John O’Malley in the fina(...)

Gweedore’s Micheál Ó Cearbhaill and Naomh Conaill’s Ethan O’Donnell in action. Photograph: Evan Logan/Inpho

Gaoth Dobhair 0-14 Naomh Conaill 1-11 (after extra-time) By the time the sun had set and the lights came on, there was still nothing between Gaoth Do(...)

Ian Elliott:  interim safeguarding manager for Scouting Ireland. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A barrister’s report into the actions of four senior Scouting Ireland volunteers in the handling of a rape allegation has faced significant delays. (...)

Minister for Children and Youth Affairs Katherine Zappone at 168th St Aengus Scout Den, Tallaght.

Scouting Ireland has said an ongoing campaign by some of its members against new governance structures had the potential to “threaten the very future”(...)

Scouting Ireland: members of the youth organisation were told the board of 15 directors “have confirmed their decision to resign effective October 31st”. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

The entire board of Scouting Ireland is expected to stand down to be replaced in October as part of a major governance overhaul. The organisation is(...)

 Mr Justice Brian McGovern said, because Ben Gilroy (above) admitted criminal contempt and had apologised and consented to a community service order, the court considered such an order, subject to a suitable report from a probation officer, the appropriate punishment instead of three months imprisonment.  File photograph: Alan Betson

A High Court judge has imposed a community service order on a man for admitted criminal contempt of court. The contempt related to Ben Gilroy having,(...)

A Pakistani national, Rana Asad Riaz, and his Romanian fiancée, Diana Badiu, say they were told their planned wedding was objected to on grounds it would constitute a marriage of convenience

A couple have brought a legal challenge to a refusal to allow them to marry because it would allegedly be a sham marriage. A Pakistani national, Rana(...)