The man convicted of murdering the mother of his child ‘lost control and exploded’ over fears she had cheated on him. followed the case.
Sat, 21 Jul, 2018
A 27-year-old man who admitted the manslaughter of his 22-year-old girlfriend was jealous and believed she had cheated on him, it was claimed during the opening of his trial for murder.
Thu, 12 Jul, 2018
"Irish sensation Katie Taylor returns to The O2 to defend her WBA and IBF world titles."
Wed, 13 Jun, 2018
In advance of his appearance at West Cork literary festival, novelist Joseph O’Neill tellsabout his new book of short stories, and the democratic emergency in the US.
Tue, 08 May, 2018
The HSE has agreed to pay the €150,000 a year bill for Vicky Phelan’s cancer drug treatment after a national outcry over what happened to her and direct intervention by her local TD.
Sat, 05 May, 2018
The word “rat” was spray painted in large letters on the front of a woman’s house by her ex-boyfriend.
Tue, 10 Oct, 2017
The HSE can recoup the cost of bariatric surgery within two years and then go on to save millions on medication costs, according to obesity experts.
Thu, 05 Oct, 2017
A 24-year-old man has died in Beaumont hospital today following a crash on Adelaide Road on August 22, 2017.
Wed, 06 Sep, 2017
Employees at St Vincent de Paul charity shops in Cork have balloted for industrial action.
Fri, 11 Aug, 2017
Stephen Cluxton has won his game’s ultimate honour on four occasions. This Saturday, he makes his 89th championship appearance, going one ahead of Tomás and Marc Ó Sé, writes.
Tue, 01 Aug, 2017
The judge said that Eamonn Heery made unpleasant and potentially homophobic remarks that did him no credit - but his behaviour it did not amount to assault.
Thu, 29 Jun, 2017
"I just wish I could return to my old life. The one where the love of my life was still alive and we were expecting our first child. My life after my wife’s death has been a never-ending nightmare."
Thu, 22 Jun, 2017
Vicious and unprovoked assaults were carried out by a man in two separate attacks where he stamped on a man’s head and kicked a woman full force in the head.
Fri, 26 May, 2017
The partner of the young woman who was found dead at Sheares St, Cork City, on Sunday was in court yesterday charged with assault causing harm to a young man on Monday.
Wed, 03 May, 2017
A Government TD has broken ranks to call on Health Minister Simon Harris to consider buying the €300m land on which the new National Maternity Hospital will be built in a bid to end the escalating scandal.
Fri, 28 Apr, 2017
Taoiseach Enda Kenny has supported Health Minister Simon Harris in his call for “breathing space” to resolve the new national maternity hospital crisis, saying talks are needed to put in place a “legally waterproof situation”.
Fri, 28 Apr, 2017
The deal to move Holles Street Hospital to St Vincent's in Dublin has been published.
Tue, 25 Apr, 2017
Money owed by the Sisters of Charity to the redress scheme did not feature in discussions to move the National Maternity Hospital to the St Vincent’s Hospital campus, it has emerged.
Thu, 20 Apr, 2017
A district court judge yesterday gave parties concerned with the running of a residential home for 39 vulnerable people in Cork 24 hours to come up with a plan for its future.
Tue, 28 Mar, 2017
Sat, 04 Mar, 2017
A year after the launch of the first National Maternity Strategy, key posts remain unfilled in the office set up to drive its implementation.
Fri, 20 Jan, 2017
The heartbroken mum of a young footballer who died from lymphoma on the eve of his 21st birthday said she thought she was “a crazy woman on a rant” when she wrote a Facebook post, which has since gone viral, criticising the Irish Cancer Society’s shock ad campaign.
Tue, 10 Jan, 2017
A mother-of-two who had to take a cheese grater to bed to relieve a non-stop itch caused by her chronic liver disease is celebrating after having a successful liver transplant over Christmas.
Thu, 05 Jan, 2017
One of the most powerful Atlantic hurricanes in recent history weakened a little on Saturday as it roared across the Caribbean on a course that still puts Jamaica, Haiti and Cuba in the path of potentially-devastating winds and rain.
Sat, 01 Oct, 2016
The Health Watchdog is raising concerns about the first outbreak of a hospital-acquired disease at the National Liver Transplant Unit.
Thu, 28 Jul, 2016
Cancer patients and their families have urged Health Minister Simon Harris to ensure a sarcoma specialist remains at a major acute hospital in Dublin while a recruitment process is ongoing.
Thu, 07 Jul, 2016
The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO) has expressed deep concern after the decision by the HSE to transfer patients out of St Vincent’s Care Centre in Athlone.
Wed, 06 Jul, 2016
There is a disconnect between data on cycling injuries compiled by the Road Safety Authority (RSA) and those recorded at a busy hospital emergency department, it has emerged.
Tue, 21 Jun, 2016
Labour Relations Commission chairman Kieran Mulvey is to be drafted in to mediate a dispute between St Vincent’s Hospital and The National Maternity Hospital.
Fri, 27 May, 2016
A 54-year-old man under court order to stay away from his ex-wife went to the canteen at her workplace and demanded she return her wedding ring to him.
Thu, 14 Apr, 2016
A nurse who allegedly failed to provide adequate care to an 85-year-old nursing home resident is the subject of a disciplinary inquiry.
Fri, 01 Apr, 2016
Wed, 27 Jan, 2016
Thu, 31 Dec, 2015
Patients suffering from heart failure are at the mercy of a postcode lottery, with survival trends and hospital re-admission rates “dramatically” impacted by “patchy” distribution of hospital services.
Tue, 15 Dec, 2015
A mother yesterday spoke of her world being turned upside down after her son was left in a critical condition after sustaining head injuries in an assault in Australia.
Thu, 03 Dec, 2015
A technical exam is being carried out at a construction site in Dublin city centre after a builder fell from scaffolding yesterday afternoon.
Mon, 30 Nov, 2015
A man is in a serious condition in hospital after falling from scaffolding in Dublin city centre this afternoon.
Sun, 29 Nov, 2015
With only a few weeks left to live, Hugh Cooney is desperately trying to spread awareness about cancer and the importance of early detection.
Sun, 27 Sep, 2015
Tributes poured in for Neville Neville, father of former Manchester United footballers Gary and Phil, who has died after suffering a heart attack.
Sun, 09 Aug, 2015
A man addicted to stealing cars is turning a corner in his life and is prepared, for the first time, to deal with his issues through the probation service.
Fri, 31 Jul, 2015
A man addicted to stealing cars faced sentencing yesterday for two more such crimes and the judge asked of the culprit with 214 convictions: “What are we going to do, short of cutting his hands off, which I wouldn’t like to do.”
Fri, 24 Jul, 2015
Overcrowding the main issue behind plan as ministers deny relocations are a political stroke.
Wed, 01 Jul, 2015