A man has appeared in court charged with making grossly offensive telephone calls to five different female gardaí at a Co Donegal Garda station. File photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

A man has appeared in court charged with making grossly offensive telephone calls to five different female gardaí at a Co Donegal Garda station. Mark(...)

A man charged with the sexual exploitation of a child, and who broke his bail conditions, has been granted bail again. File photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

A man charged with the sexual exploitation of a child, and who broke his bail conditions, has been granted bail again. The man, who cannot be named, (...)

 Sr Orla Treacy speaks to pupils at the Loreto secondary school in Rumbek, South Sudan, where she is principal.

It has been quite a year for Ireland’s Loreto sisters with three of them winning humanitarian awards on three continents. Last Saturday, Sr Orla Trea(...)

An unlit trailer which had a puncture was involved in a collision near Ballybofey in which one man died and two others were injured

A farmer whose unlit trailer suffered a puncture at the side of the road has gone on trial in Letterkenny, Co Donegal, accused of causing death by d(...)

The world’s largest trawler Annelies Ilena, formerly known as the Atlantic Dawn.  The trawler’s skipper has been convicted of breaching EU fishing regulations by Donegal Circuit Court.

The skipper of the world’s largest trawler has been convicted of breaching EU fishing regulations on board a vessel that’s half a metre longer than th(...)

The Dutch super-trawler “Annelies Ilena”, tied up in Killybegs after it was detained  by the Irish Naval Service. Photograph: Niall Duffy

Seagulls alerted the Irish Naval Service to likely breaches of EU fishing regulations on one of the world’s largest trawlers, it was claimed in court(...)

Shaun Kelly (24), is accused of causing the deaths by dangerous driving of eight men in Co Donegal in July 2010. Photograph: Michaela Rehle/Reuters

A judge has ordered that a man accused of causing the deaths of eight men in one of Ireland’s most high-profile road incidents be psychological(...)

A serving Garda has been found guilty of sexual assault and harassment in a trial involving two of his female colleagues.

A serving Garda has been found guilty of sexual assault and harassment in a trial involving two of his female colleagues.Garda Kevin Corby was found g(...)