Lihong Wang, from Drumcondra, Dublin, whose son, Yan Sun, settled his case against the HSE for €1.85 million. Photograph: Collins Courts

A boy who has had to have a kidney transplant, and will need another two in his lifetime, has settled for €1.85 million his High Court action over his(...)

Experts have identified abnormal blood clotting in some Covid patients. Photograph: iStock

Covid-19 is mercurial. When it first emerged in humans, we soon saw that it hits the lungs hard: the virus and our body’s response to the virus can de(...)

James O’Donnell, Asia Markets manager at Bord Bia: “China has an ever-increasing need for protein as its middle class expands, be that meat, dairy or seafood. Ireland is a net exporter in these areas, so we are ideal partners.”
Taking the Oriental route

With a middle class of more than 400,000 million people, demand for Irish goods and services in China has surged in recent years and Ireland is now on(...)

A 12-year-old boy, who suffered injuries after he fell 12 feet to the ground from scaffolding, has been awarded €25,000 damages by the Circuit Civil Court. File image: Getty Images.

A 12-year-old boy who suffered injuries after he fell 12 feet to the ground from scaffolding has been awarded €25,000 damages by the Circuit Civil (...)

Patsy McGowan, a former FAI cup-winning manager with Finn Harps, assaulted fellow board member Shane McConnell after a row over internet rumours.

A former League of Ireland manager has been ordered to pay a man €15,800 damages after he assaulted him in the club’s boardroom.Patsy McGowan, a forme(...)

Ralph Haslam on Mossfield Farm, his organic dairy farm just outside Birr, Co Offaly

Ralph Haslam makes the universal sign for crazy by tapping the side of his head with his finger when asked what his neighbours make of his farming (...)

Shaun Kelly (24), is accused of causing the deaths by dangerous driving of eight men in Co Donegal in July 2010. Photograph: Michaela Rehle/Reuters

A judge has ordered that a man accused of causing the deaths of eight men in one of Ireland’s most high-profile road incidents be psychological(...)