Rene Miko of Place de Plouzane, Kilrush, Co Clare, pleaded guilty at Ennis Circuit Court to drink driving and dangerous driving causing death.  Photograph: Eamon Ward

A drunk driver has been jailed for four years for dangerous driving causing the death of GAA coach Eugene McNamara (42) in Co Clare. At Ennis Circuit(...)

Rene Miko of Place de Plouzane, Kilrush, Co Clare,  pleaded guilty to drink driving and dangerous driving causing death at at Ennis Circuit Court.

A motorist was three times over the drink drive limit when he drove at 120km/h in a built up area of Ennis before he struck a pedestrian on a footpath(...)

A general view of the Aviva Stadium during Saturday’s Six Nations match between Ireland and France. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

IRFU director of communications Stephen McNamara has refuted claims from the French Federation (FFR) that their committee members were in any way snub(...)

Queuing for a viewing. Fianna Fáil TDs said landlords had exposed loopholes in legislation and Mr Coveney needed to act immediately. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Fianna Fáil has called for the Competition Authority to investigate a group of landlords who are threatening to bring in a number of new charges for t(...)

“The measures being introduced are so severe that rents will not cover costs and devaluation of property will be significant, all adding to the exit of the investor.” File photograph: iStockPhoto/Getty Images

Landlords are threatening to withdraw from the State rent scheme and introduce a series of new charges for tenants. In a statement, the Irish Propert(...)

Ireland’s last Six Nations triumph in 2015. Photograph: Inpho

Rugby fans may have to pay to watch the Six Nations from 2021 - after the competition was not added to the list of Ireland’s compulsory free-to-air s(...)

Were the Government to go ahead with its proposal to “list” Ireland’s Six Nations games for free-to-air terrestrial television, IRFU officials fear(...)

Screengrab from Bitnet’s website

Irish financial technology company Bitnet Technologies, which has developed a digital commerce platform to enable merchants to accept bitcoin payments(...)

Lloyd Williams of Cardiff Blues in action against Newport-Gwent Dragons on New Year’s Day – Blues won out 21-13. Photograph: Huw Evans/Inpho

Irish provinces could find themselves in the bizarre position of facing new Welsh teams in next season’s Pro 12 competition as the dispute between the(...)

Devin Toner made a big step up in the international game with his performances on tour. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

After so much change in both the front and back offices of the IRFU, the tour of North America represented a time of new beginnings.Les Kiss took the (...)