“Cutting Ranelagh in half was just abhorrent to all the people who live here,” says Michael O’Donovan, owner of Mima Coffee Company at the Beechfield Luas stop. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Peering out from the long glass windows of his Mima cafe at the Beechwood Luas stop, there is perhaps nobody better placed to understand the value of (...)

File Photograph:  Collins Courts.

A man has pleaded guilty before the non-jury Special Criminal Court to helping an unlawful organisation murder dissident republican Peter Butterly. (...)

Noel ‘Duck Egg’ Kirwan: shot dead in Clondalkin in west Dublin in 2016.

A man who was on trial accused of murdering Noel ‘Duck Egg’ Kirwan in the driveway of his Dublin home has pleaded guilty to facilitating a criminal or(...)

State Solicitor Michael O’Donovan told the Special Criminal Court today that four individuals were before the court to be charged.  File photograph: Collins Courts

Two men have appeared before an out-of-term sitting of the Special Criminal Court charged with the murder of dissident republican Peter Butterly. Th(...)

View of the rear of the main stand from Monahan Road, Ballintemple. Photograph: Larry Cummins

Mayor of Cork City Cllr Des Cahill has described as “disappointing” the news that Páirc Uí Chaoimh will not host either Munster senior championship fi(...)

David Douglas: shot dead last July

A Dublin man accused of murdering David Douglas will face trial at the three-judge, non-jury Special Criminal Court. Mr Douglas (55) was shot dead l(...)

Pat and Kathy Kenny arriving at the Irish Film and Television Academy awards (Iftas), being held at the DoubleTree by  Hilton Hotel in Dublin. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Pat Kenny was awarded a lifetime achievement award at the Irish Film and Television Academy’s (IFTA) Gala television awards tonight, joining a pantheo(...)

The two men are charged with membership of an unlawful organisation

Two Sligo men accused of IRA membership were granted bail by the Special Criminal Court yesterday. The men, arrested in Co Leitrim as part of an ope(...)

Judge Alison Lindsay: ‘It was a pleasure to be a judge for the last 20 years.’

Tributes were paid to Judge Alison Lindsay on her retirement as a Circuit Court judge. Members of the judge’s family, as well as her former tip-staff(...)

Jonathan Dowdall

A former Sinn Féin councillor and his father have been charged at the Special Criminal Court with intent to commit false imprisonment. Jonathan Dowda(...)

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