The court heard that Walsh has 39 previous convictions, 34 of which are for previous offences of indecent assault. File photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times

Former priest Tony Walsh has been jailed for two years for repeatedly indecently assaulting a child 45 years ago. Walsh (67) was a trainee priest whe(...)

Judge Bryan Smyth said it was clearly a very serious offence and he adjourned sentencing to ascertain if the girl wanted to give a victim impact statement.

A father kicked his teenage daughter in the face after she confronted him about his drinking, a court has heard. Dublin District Court was told he at(...)

Bulmers cider maker C&C suffers from a poor distribution network and heavy competition in England and Wales. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

A C&C institutional shareholder says the Bulmers/Magners cidermaker is “actively evaluating” its options for its business in England and Wales, i(...)