David Byrne (42) of Sunnyhill, Castlemartin Lodge, Kilcullen, Co Kildare   told gardaí he couldn’t recall being advised not to drive in 1997. Photograph: Collins Courts

A visually-impaired man who caused the death of a 70-year-old woman through dangerous driving has been allowed attend his son’s First Holy Communion b(...)

The court heard David Byrne (42) of Sunnyhill, Castlemartin Lodge, Kilcullen, Co Kildare, suffered from a condition which causes difficulty seeing in low light and he had been advised not to drive. Photograph:  Collins Courts.

A postman has been convicted of dangerous driving causing the death of an elderly woman in Dublin almost two and half years ago. The court heard Dav(...)

David Byrne: prosecution alleges that when applying for a driving licence, he  failed to disclose his eye condition. Photograph:   Collins Courts.

A man charged with dangerous driving causing the death of a 70-year-old woman in Dublin had an eye condition and was advised not to drive, his trial h(...)

Sixth class pupil Leah Glennon giving her opinion on the Apple tax ruling  at Lisheenkyle National School, Co Galway. Also present  is school principal Anne Keary and other 6th class pupils. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

If Apple chief executive Tim Cook had strolled into a classroom in Athenry, Co Galway yesterday, he would have heard mixed views about his company’s €(...)