A burglar was arrested after the woman in the house he had broken into sat on his back and stopped him escaping, a court has heard.
A jury have been told the evidence against four men accused of carrying out the tiger kidnapping of a Securicor worker and his family is circumstantial but combines ...
A judge will not decide until after Christmas whether to extradite two men wanted the Netherlands in connection with the death of a man whose body was found inside ...
The Athlone Towncentre Shopping Centre has entered receivership today.
The HSE appears to have reversed a decision to axe medical funding to narcolepsy sufferers who are suing the state over their condition.
A Tallaght bar and nightclub owner will be sentenced next year for health and safety breaches that resulted in an employee being crushed to death in a lift shaft.
A man who assaulted his girlfriend and left her hospitalised for four months with serious brain injuries has been sentenced to six years in prison, with the final ...
Cleaning staff at Beaumont Hospital in Dublin have served notice of industrial action.
A Longford youth will be sentenced next week for raping his former babysitter as she slept in her bed.
A Traveller couple who were refused service in a Co Dublin hotel on the day of their daughter's wedding were successful in a discrimination case they took against ...
A judge has ordered the arrest of a youth who mugged a heavily pregnant woman during a horrific robbery and then skipped court today.
Detectives have arrested a woman after seizing illegal drugs believed to worth almost €500,000.
An Irish bookmaker is offering odds on a White Christmas in Ireland - with Dublin named the early favourite.
The gap between women and men’s hourly earnings in Ireland is getting wider, according to the latest figures from the European Commission.
A woman has been stabbed in Dublin city centre and Gardaí have dealt with a disturbance at Isaacs Hostel which lead to the closure of some DART services.
The Minister for Education Ruairi Quinn is asking schools to start surveying parents on uniform policy.
A former US marine who molested his niece when she was a young child has been sentenced to 12 years at the Central Criminal Court.
Thirty-eight new jobs are being created at De Puy Ireland in Cork.
Two young women who claim they developed the sleeping disorder narcolepsy as a result of the swine flu jab are awaiting confirmation that the HSE will cover their ...
A woman has been injured in a stabbing in Dublin city centre.
Two brothers with addresses in Kildare have appeared in Longford District Court in connection with a spate of thefts across the Shannonside region that led to a ...
An international team of experts is to assess the future of children’s heart surgery on an All-Ireland basis.
DART services are not running between Connolly and Grand Canal Dock this afternoon.
An investigation has been launched after a shooting in Coolock in Dublin.
It has emerged that the HSE will need a taxpayer bailout of almost €200m to keep operating until the end of the year.
The chief executive of the Central Remedial Clinic has resigned in the wake of the top-up payments scandal.
Gardaí in Co. Offaly investigating a shooting incident at Cluain Darach yesterday evening have arrested a man.
A thousand jobs are expected to be created over the next five years under a new development plan at the University of Limerick.
A man and woman have been shot in front of a seven-year-old boy at their home.
The ESB says it accepts the Labour Relations Commission brokered settlement to resolve the dispute with workers over its pension fund.
The Irish Blood Transfusion Service is opening extra clinics in order to increase donations to meet demand over Christmas.
A cyclist has been hit by the LUAS in Dublin city centre.
The M9 in Kildare has re-opened after a truck crashed into a jeep towing livestock.
There are significant delays this morning for motorists in Kildare after a trailer towing livestock was hit by another truck this morning.
The Government is being accused of compromising patient care by cutting jobs in the health sector.
New guidelines on the immunisation of children are being launched today.
There is good news for jobseekers today, with the announcement of 40 new positions in the Dublin area.
Tests are being carried out today on a possible human skull found in a field in Co. Meath.
A man and woman have been hospitalised in Offaly after a gunman opened fire at their home.
A planned strike by ESB workers has been called off, but both sides now differ on the effect of their Labour Relations Commission agreement.