The late Valerie and Michael Greaney of Cobh, Co Cork. Photograph: Provision.

The daughters of a Cork man who killed their mother before taking his own life have expressed hope that shortcomings identified by a HSE inquiry into(...)

The late Valerie and Michael Greaney of Cobh, Co  Cork. Photograph: Provision

A man kissed his daughter and told her to take care of her mother just moments after he had killed his wife and just before he took his own life, an (...)

 Stanley Richardson, of Newtowngore, Co Leitrim, a cattle breeder,  at Carrick-on-Shannon District Court on Tuesday.  Photograph: Brian Farrell

An award-winning cattle breeder has been convicted of selling a food-producing animal to which a banned substance had been administered, contrary to a(...)

Hearses leaves the scene at Oakdene, Barconey, Ballyjamesduff in Cavan, where a family of five were found dead in their countryside home on Monday Photograph:  Philip Fitzpatrick/PA

Murder-suicide appears to have become a regular phenomenon of recent years, said Deputy State Pathologist Michael Curtis in 2013 when a study on dyad(...)

Emma Cleverley and Enda O’Doherty Primary school teacher Emma, from Cullen, Co Cork, and Enda, a civil engineer, met in 2006 at NUIG. After two years(...)

 Sanita Puspure: has been named Afloat Rower of the Year for 2014.  Photograph: William Cherry/Presseye/Inpho

Irish international rowing faces a reduced programme this year on what it had hoped for just weeks ago. The plan to have three overseas camps has b(...)

Husband and wife Michael and Valerie Greaney, who died in tragic circumstances at their family home in Cobh in Co Cork on Sunday, are to be buried together following separate funeral masses over the coming days. Their daughter Michelle (right)  was also injured in the incident.

Husband and wife Michael and Valerie Greaney, who died in tragic circumstances at their family home in Cobh in Co Cork on Sunday, are to be buried tog(...)

The Greaney family,  Michael, Valerie, Michelle and Sarah. On October 29th, Mr Greaney applied to have the restriction preventing him from living at home lifted.

A Co Cork man who took his own life after fatally stabbing his wife and seriously injuring his daughter this week had been assessed by at least four p(...)

The Greaney family:  Michael and Valerie with their daughters Michelle and Sarah

Michael Greaney (53) was deeply troubled about financial matters and was concerned that he would not be able to provide for his family after borrowin(...)

The family home at O’Neill Place in Cobh yesterday. Michael Greaney returned to live there in October. Photograph: Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision

A man who stabbed his wife to death and seriously injured his daughter before taking his own life was assessed as posing no risk to his family by a (...)

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