The Granuaile arrives back into Blacksod, Co Mayo, with wreckage from Coastguard helicopter Rescue 116 onboard. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

More than 100 fishing vessels are participating in a co-ordinated sea search on Saturday for two missing Irish Coast Guard Rescue 116 airmen, Paul Orm(...)

Rescue 116: the Irish Lights ship Granuaile carrying wreckage from the Irish Coast Guard helicopter. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

The Irish Lights ship Granuaile has returned to north Co Mayo to continue the search for two missing airmen from the Irish Coast Guard’s Rescue 116 sq(...)

“It was Europe’s biggest property bust.” Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

In April 2007, as the property collapse was only beginning to gather pace, Ulster Bank’s internal analysts were predicting a worst-case scenario fall(...)

The court heard that gardaí did not believe there was foul play involved. Photograph: Getty Images

A jury has returned open verdicts on the deaths of a homeless man and woman whose bodies were recovered within yards of each other from the river Lee (...)

 Ballynahinch’s Rodger McBurney scores a try despite Clontarf’s Robert Keogh efforts during their Ulster Bank League Division 1A match at Ballymacarn Park. Clontarf earned a a 33-18 bonus point victory. Photograph: Inpho

Young Munster completed a stunning finish to the Ulster Bank League’s regular season as they squeezed through to the Division 1A playoffs by beating t(...)

An Irish Coastguard rescue helicopter was involved in a search for the man who fell into the River Lee.

A major search operation is under way in Cork for a 35-year-old homeless man who apparently fell into the River Lee in Cork city early on Saturday.The(...)

A homeless man and woman, whose bodies were recovered close together from the River Lee in Cork just before Christmas, both died from drowning, an inquest has heard

A homeless man and woman, whose bodies were recovered close together from the River Lee in Cork just before Christmas, both died from drowning, an inq(...)