John Reilly

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Three men involved in a drive-by-shooting stemming from a dispute over insurance money have been sentenced at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court. File photograph:  Matt Kavanagh/The Irish Times.

Three men involved in a drive-by-shooting stemming from a dispute over insurance money have been sentenced at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court. Michael (...)

  It’s hard to measure the sense of local pride and energy generated by Mullinalaghta’s  success. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

The local pitch has been called The Laurels for as long as anyone can remember. It’s a pleasant name with a practical explanation. The bank of laurel (...)

Responsible development and genuine community engagement are pre-conditions if the wind industry is going to continue to flourish, according to the IWEA. Photograph:  Nicolas Garcia/AFP/GettyImages)

The Government should set an ambitious target for Ireland of producing 70 per cent renewable electricity by 2030, which would help transform the ener(...)

Demonstrators from various anti-wind farm groups protest as Minister for Energy Alex White officially opened Bord na Móna’s €115 million   wind farm at Mountlucas, Co Offaly. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Bord na Móna directors will meet in the coming months to plan a “major rethink” in its strategy, as the State peat company looks to reinvent itself as(...)

John Reilly of Granitefield, Dún Laoghaire, Co Dublin pictured leaving the Four Courts  after after he was awarded damages by the  High Court. Photograph: Courts Collins

A man who fractured his foot after falling on stairs when returning to a Dublin city centre restaurant after a cigarette break has been awarded €35,25(...)

A man who claims he fell on stairs and fractured his foot when returning to a first floor Dublin city restaurant after a cigarette break outside the p(...)

Ian Bailey case: This week the court heard Marie Farrell deny claiming she would get  a cut of any damages won from the State and that Garda surveillance of Mr Bailey was ‘not appropriate’. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

WitnessesFormer Schull shopkeeper Marie FarrellRetired Garda and Person of the Year John WilsonChief Supt Tom Hayes of West Cork Garda DivisionMarie F(...)

The contest for seats has been tight for many of the candidates across the state as eight recounts got underway today.   Photograph: Dave Meehan

The strongly contested last seats available in the local area elections have been filled today, with the exception of two postponed wards. Following (...)

Tim Cowhig, managing director of Element Power, which is involved in a wind energy project with Bord na Móna in the midlands, said 185m turbines were currently the most efficient, though that did not mean they would be the ones used. Photograph: Nick Ansell/PA

There is scope for up to 1,000 wind turbines to be constructed in the midlands, a senior executive with Bord (...)

Gardaí James Hanley, James Rowan, Joe Hayes, John Reilly and Padraic Mc Weeney who were awarded medals for bravery. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

For the 21 people honoured at the National Bravery Awards yesterday, the tranquil atmosphere of Farmleigh House was a world removed from the dramatic (...)