Walkers in the snow on the Curragh in Co Kildare. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Heavy snow and sub zero temperatures are expected  to continue on Friday and over the coming days as Ireland experiences its most severe big(...)

A snow-covered crashed car on the M3 at Dunboyne Co Meath. Photograph: Alan Betson

LIVE updates here The public has been asked to stay indoors from Thursday afternoon as Storm Emma descends upon the east and south of the country c(...)

People walk during heavy snowfall in Saint Peter’s Square at the Vatican. Photograph: Max Rossi/Reuters

A period of exceptionally cold weather is “at our doorstep” and will have an impact on people across the State, members of the Government’s severe wea(...)

 A tourist walks on Calla’s pass covered by snow on the Tuscan-Romagna Apennines, in Italy on Sunday.  Record low temperatures are expected to hit Europe in upcoming days.  Photograph: Maurizio Degl’Innocenti/EPA

Met Éireann has warned of a “very serious weather event” this week with snow drifts of more than a metre in places. There is a likelihood of red weat(...)

Minister of State Brian Hayes: Fund existed for flood-damage aid

Local authorities have been asked by Minister of State for the Office of Public Works (OPW) Brian Hayes to submit their applic(...)