Mobile phone use is considered one of the four key road safety issues, alongside speeding, drink- and drug-driving and the non-wearing of seatbelts. Photograph: iStock

Drivers using mobile phones behind the wheel may in future be photographed by new roadside cameras under plans being examined by the Garda. Chief Sup(...)

‘I would ask road users to slow down on this bank holiday weekend.’ Photograph: iStock

Ireland was among just six European countries to experience an increase in road deaths despite significantly reduced pandemic traffic volumes, new dat(...)

Dublin Citi Hotel has been bought by Dr Stanley Quek and his business partner Peng Loh

The Dublin Citi Hotel and Trinity Bar on Dame Street have sold for about €12 million. Singapore businessman Dr Stanley Quek, who has strong links with(...)

Four people were being held by the Garda  on suspicion of being members of an organised crime gang. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Four people were being held by the Garda on Thursday on suspicion of being members of an organised crime gang, following a major search operation targ(...)

Rita Apine and her partner Renars Veigulis (31) who was charged with her murder on Sunday

The partner of a 29-year-old mother who was fatally injured last Sunday at her home has been remanded in custody after being charged with her murder. (...)