A pensioner has been killed in a road traffic accident in west Cork.

Irish troops deployed to extract UN colleagues amid Golan Heights clashes

Irish troops deployed with the UN peacekeeping force in the Golan Heights, Syria (UNDOF) have been involved in a number of missions to rescue UN colleagues under ...

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Rail talks adjourned until Monday

Talks at the Labour Relations Commission between unions and management at Iarnród Éireann have been adjourned until Monday.

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Woman in hospital after tent catches fire at Electric Picnic

A woman whose sleeping bag reportedly caught fire while she camped at the Electric Picnic festival is being treated for burn injuries in hospital.

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€40,000 worth of cannabis herb seized in Dublin

Some €40,000 worth of cannabis herb has been seized by gardaí following a search of a premises in Dublin.

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Limerick gears up for Pride Parade

The Limerick Pride Parade is taking place this afternoon.

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Rail talks taking place as three more days of disruption loom

Talks are to take place at the Labour Relations Commission today, aimed at averting more strikes at Irish Rail.

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Garda reported to have sent text message to paramilitary

Gardaí are preparing a report for the Justice Minister after it was reported a member of the force sent a text message to a paramilitary in Northern Ireland.

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Ukraine, Iraq, Gaza and Ebola on European Council agenda today

The Taoiseach Enda Kenny is in Brussels today for a special meeting of the European Council to discuss international developments in Ukraine, Iraq and Gaza.

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Sonia O'Sullivan joins thousands on Great Pink Run

Olympic silver medallist Sonia O'Sullivan is among an estimated 6,000 people taking part in today's Great Pink Run.

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