19 minutes agoMichelle Obama rounds off the family’s whistle-stop trip to Ireland today with a visit to one of the country’s famous national parks.
12 hours, 19 minutes agoA deputy state pathologist has told the trial of a FÁS worker accused of murdering a woman in Co Clare two years ago that the cause of death was manual strangulation.
12 hours, 24 minutes agoA Bray fireman broke down a number of times in court while he described crawling through a fire to pull a deceased colleague out of a burning building.
12 hours, 31 minutes agoA man has been jailed for eight years for killing a father-of-three who was buried alive in a shallow grave in Co Wicklow four years ago.
12 hours, 35 minutes agoEvidence has finished in the trial of a garda accused of harassment and insurance fraud.
12 hours, 45 minutes agoA man has lost an appeal against his jail sentence for disposing and trying to destroy the body of slain mother-of-two Rebecca French.
12 hours, 49 minutes agoTwo landowners have brought a High Court challenge against the planning authorities decision to grant planning permission for a wind farm near their home.
13 hours, 4 minutes agoA murder trial has heard that the accused thought he had done the world a service by killing the devil and couldn't understand why he was being detained on suspicion of murder.
13 hours, 13 minutes agoThe brother of the late journalist Eugene Moloney has called his violent death senseless and unnecessary.
13 hours, 22 minutes ago » latestEven the President's daughters want to brag about their Irish roots.
15 hours, 11 minutes agoThe bodies of a mother and daughter, who were believed suffered a violent death, were found in separate rooms of a house in Killorglin, gardaí revealed today.
16 hours, 3 minutes agoIf your name is Clare you're being urged to head to Co Clare (where else?) this weekend to help break a world record.
17 hours, 4 minutes agoMichelle Obama has arrived in Ireland for a 24-hour visit while the G8 summit takes place.
17 hours, 38 minutes agoIt's not every day you nearly upstage the most powerful man in the world.
18 hours, 24 minutes agoA man has been jailed for the manslaughter of Stephen O’Meara.
18 hours, 31 minutes agoMary Regan, Political Correspondent
The First Lady of the United States, Michelle Obama, and her daughters Malia (14) and Sasha (12) have arrived in Trinity College, Dublin, where the Irish ancestor of their father and husband, Barack Obama, was "Chair of Oratory" more than 200 years ago.
18 hours, 33 minutes agoA Limerick man has pleaded guilty to murdering four people including his ex-partner and their five month old baby daughter Amy.
18 hours, 47 minutes agoA man has pleaded not guilty to the false imprisonment and attempted rape of a woman in Dublin city centre over three years ago.
18 hours, 52 minutes agoA garda transport van has caught fire on the M7 motorway between Monasterevin and Kildare.
18 hours, 57 minutes agoMichelle Obama has arrived in Ireland for a 24-hour visit while the G8 summit takes place.
20 hours, 24 minutes agoTwo men have pleaded not guilty to the murder of teenager Daniel McAnespie in Dublin.
20 hours, 49 minutes agoPresident Barack Obama urged Northern Ireland’s politicians today to keep working towards a permanent peace.
21 hours, 29 minutes agoA man in his thirties has been arrested in Co Meath in connection with dissident republican activity.
21 hours, 33 minutes agoGardai in Letterkenny have arrested a man in connection with the murder of a Polish man in the town last month.
21 hours, 36 minutes agoSenior gardaí are meeting in Co Kerry this morning following the discovery of the bodies of a mother and daughter at a house in Killorglin yesterday.
22 hours, 46 minutes agoGardaí have arrested a 31-year-old man in Dublin city centre this morning in relation to an alleged sexual assault on a woman with special needs last Wednesday.
23 hours, 33 minutes agoA new study has found that pregnant women can drink between three and seven glasses of alcohol per week without adversely affecting their unborn babies.
23 hours, 41 minutes agoThe man who killed journalist Eugene Moloney is due to be sentenced today.
23 hours, 47 minutes agoThe US First Lady Michelle Obama and her daughters will arrive in Dublin today for a two-day visit.
1 day, 9 minutes agoThe deceased, who was living on his own, was found in the sitting room of the house on Hand Street, in Drogheda yesterday evening.
1 day, 6 hours, 23 minutes agoThe bodies of a woman and an eight-year-old child have been discovered at a house in Co Kerry.
1 day, 15 hours, 29 minutes agoThe Immigrant Council of Ireland is hoping to press ahead with the debate against organised crime.
1 day, 17 hours, 18 minutes agoThe North's Finance Minister Sammy Wilson has accused the Irish Government of “stealing” UK tax revenue.
1 day, 17 hours, 34 minutes ago » latestHow some people are glad the summit is in town, for very different reasons.
1 day, 17 hours, 55 minutes agoPat Rabbitte has said he will have to hear the Joan Burton's case over plans to increase the minimum wage-before outlining his position on the issue.
1 day, 18 hours, 21 minutes agoMotorists across the North are being warned of road restrictions as security arrangements are in place ahead of tomorrow's G8 Summit.
1 day, 18 hours, 46 minutes agoThe Independent Hospitals Association of Ireland has said it is seriously concerned over proposals contained in the Health Amendment Bill to charge patients with private health insurance for use of public beds in public hospitals.
1 day, 20 hours, 25 minutes agoIreland East MEP, Nessa Childers, is calling on the Taoiseach Enda Kenny to press strongly at the G8 Summit for a new international taxation framework.
1 day, 20 hours, 39 minutes agoJoycean scholars will step back in time today, to June 16, 1904, to be precise.
1 day, 21 hours, 15 minutes agoFidelma Healy Eames has become the first Fine Gael Senator and female government representative to confirm she will vote against the Government's proposals to legislate on abortion unless the suicide clause is removed.