Two teenagers will go on trial in November charged with taking part in the mugging of a woman in Dublin, after they were allegedly identified on Facebook. File photograph: Jonathan Nackstrand/AFP/Getty Images

Two teenagers will go on trial in November charged with taking part in the mugging of a woman in Dublin, after they were allegedly identified on Faceb(...)

Two teenagers accused of taking part in a vicious mugging of a woman in Dublin were tracked down by the victim on Facebook, a court has heard. A 16-y(...)

Laois’s Pauric Clancy celebrates their Leinster final  victory over Kildare in 2003. Photograph: Patrick Bolger/Inpho

Twelve years ago Laois and Kildare contested the Leinster football final. On Saturday they’re in the provincial quarter-final, possibly wondering whet(...)

Portlaoise 1-15 Longford Slashers 3-7 (after extra-time): Portlaoise were forced to dig deep in extra-time to take a two-point win over Longford Slash(...)

Hard times: Henryk Piotrowski. Photograph: An Garda Síochána

It used to be easy enough to find Henryk Piotrowski. Even in the rough and tumble world of homelessness his days were carefully measured out in visits(...)

Gardaí attend the scene in which the body of a man was found by staff unloading a waste truck at a Panda facility on Ballymount Road, Dublin 2, yesterday morning. Photograph: Stephen Collins/ Collins Photos

Gardaí believe a man found dead in a pile of rubbish at a waste disposal facility in Dublin yesterday was homeless and sleeping in an industrial-sized(...)