John Mcnamara

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When gardaí searched the boot of the car, they found a bag of shopping and hidden beneath a packet of sausages were two packets of cannabis weighing 962 grammes and worth € 19,240. Stock photograph: Gareth Fuller/PA Wire

An attempt by two men to hide a stash of almost €20,000 worth of cannabis under some sausages in their car proved unsuccessful when a garda smelled th(...)

Jennifer Connery had been given a one year suspended sentence by Judge Seán Ó Donnabhain in April 2016 for careless driving causing the death of TJ Sweetnam at Ballinrush, Kilworth, Co Cork, on August 22nd 2015

A judge has refused to lift a four-year driving disqualification imposed on a 53-year-old woman who killed a motorcyclist in a traffic collision after(...)

Sean Barrett, father of Sean   Hayes Barrett  who  died in Limerick prison in 2017 is pictured here after the inquest with his sister Eileen Sheehan. Photograph: Brendan Gleeson

A man suffering with a psychiatric condition died in his cell at Limerick Prison after a “systems failure, in relation to his incarceration”, his inqu(...)

Few plants can beat the rose for its intensity and richness of scent plus the sensuous beauty of its blooms. Photograph: Richard Johnston

Is a summer garden truly a summer garden without roses? Many would say it’s not. Certainly, few plants can beat the rose for its intensity and richnes(...)

 A Perrigo  facility in  Michigan, US.  Perrigo bought Elan eight months after the Tysabri deal in a  so-called “inversion” deal. Photograph: Getty Images

North American stockbroking analysts have predicted that drugs giant Perrigo has an 80 per cent chance of a “favourable outcome” to the company’s €1.6(...)

A man drowned after he became ‘snagged’ on a submerged car in the River Shannon after he went in for a swim, gardaí told an inquest on Tuesday.

A man drowned after he became “snagged” on a submerged car in the River Shannon after he went in for a swim, gardaí told an inquest on Tuesday. Chris(...)

The number of patients with CPE continues to rise – 36 so far this year. Photograph: iStock

The whistleblower who first revealed the existence of a highly-resistant superbug in University Hospital Limerick linked to the deaths of eight patien(...)

CPE is the newest in a long line of bacteria that are extremely difficult to kill with antibiotics. Photograph: iStock

A highly drug resistant superbug contributed to the deaths of seven patients in University Hospital Limerick, a report to be published by the HSE on T(...)

 Capital Gazette special publications editor Wendi Winters, one of the victims of shooting at the newspaper in Annapolis, Maryland. Photograph: AFP/Capital Gazette

The small city of Annapolis, Maryland, was to hold a vigil in the public square on Friday night for the five newspaper staff murdered in their office (...)

Grace McDermott (26), had travelled to Limerick from her home in Dublin to take part in the Great Limerick Run on April 30th, 2017.

An inquest into the death of a DCU lecturer heard she died due to carbon monoxide poisoning during a house fire in Limerick, which she only stayed in(...)

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