Michael Veale, a native of Dungarvan in Co Waterford, pleaded guilty at Cork Circuit Criminal Court to nine separate charges. File photograph: courts.ie

A heroin addict (40), who was caught by gardai with the drug three times within a three month period, has been sentenced to five years in jail. Micha(...)

Karen Harrington, who is four-and-a-half months pregnant, made her second court appearance this morning in connection with the death of Santina Cawley. Photograph: Daragh Mc Sweeney/Cork Courts

A 35-year-old woman has been further remanded in custody after being charged with the murder of a two-year-old girl in an apartment in Cork city last (...)

Virgin Media Television’s Ian Byrne: will oversee the broadcaster’s revenue activities

Virgin Media Television, the company previously known as TV3 Group, has appointed Ian Byrne as director of digital and commercial enterprises. Mr Byr(...)

A shot from TV3 soap ‘Red Rock’ with a blue box tag in which an advertising poster can later be digitally added.

Irish television’s first digital product placement will appear in an episode of TV3’s Red Rock on Monday, with a poster advertisement for TV3 owner Vi(...)

Paddy Power’s sponsorship is worth a “significant six-figure deal”, TV3 Group said. Photograph:  Harry Trump/Getty Images

Paddy Power will sponsor UK horse racing on TV3 and 3e this year in a one-year deal covering key festivals such as Cheltenham, Aintree, Epsom and Roya(...)

Judge Sean O’Donnabhain said there was no doubt Kevin Coade was ‘n incompetent but recidivist criminal’. Photograph: Frank Miller / The Irish Times

An “incompetent but recidivist” burglar who was caught by gardaí with €21,000 worth of stolen cigarettes on the roof of a Co Cork supermarket has been(...)

There are delays of up to 30 minutes on DART services this morning after a truck hit a bridge at Clontarf.  Passengers simply need to text the word TRAIN followed by the location, carriage number and details of the incident to 51444

A young woman who broke a woman’s eye socket on the Dart has avoided a custodial sentence after the victim wrote to the judge asking not to send her t(...)

The accused had a long-standing heroin addiction and was high at the time but never intended hurting anyone, his barrister  told the court

A heroin addict (27) has been jailed for five years after he admitted putting a knife to the throat of 13-year-old boy and threatening to kill him wh(...)