'I'm bleeding on the streets' - Young homeless woman (20) suffering from genetic condition 'desperate' for accommodation
A young mum-of-two suffering from Lynch Syndrome has told of her horrific experience living on the...
A young mum-of-two suffering from Lynch Syndrome has told of her horrific experience living on the...
A security officer has been praised for his quick-thinking after he came to the aid of a woman who collapsed in a busy shopping centre.
The family of convicted killer Marta Herda have posted a letter online which appears to have been sent on behalf of Pope Francis.
A couple honeymooning in Co Kerry had to put their plans on hold yesterday after Storm Ophelia battered the country - but they still managed to...
The majority of people across the country are facing "up to two days" without electricity - with some people expected to have no power for up to 10 days.
Irish comedian Sean Hughes has died at the age of 51, his management company has confirmed.
The sky above east Cork has gone completely dark as Hurricane Ophelia begins to make her mark on Ireland.
Businesses across Ireland are providing shelter for homeless people in a bid to keep people safe while "devastating" Hurricane Ophelia slams the country.
A young man has been shot in north Dublin.
Dublin footballer Philly McMahon has told how an opposition player taunted him over his brother's death from drugs.
A cyclist had a close call with a Dublin Bus this week after video footage emerged showing a bike lane and bus lane appearing to merge into one.
An Irishman who is allegedly a member of an international racket accused of trafficking drugs into Australia has been arrested.
The father of Siobhan Phillips has described the horrific moments leading up to his daughter's...
Tributes have been paid to a construction worker who was gunned down in New York by a former employee he had fired two days previously.
Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe might have delivered mostly good news in today's Budget, but that hasn't stopped Irish people finding fault somewhere.
Everyone has an opinion on how the country should be run - including a group of schoolchildren who have some creative ideas for Budget 2018.
The chief sports writer for the Sunday Times has explained why he wrote a character reference for convicted paedophile Tom Humphries, saying: "I could not abandon him".
US President Donald Trump has said "only one thing will work" when it comes to dealing with North Korea after previous administrations had failed to get results.
Three shots were fired at a Dublin house in the early hours of this morning while members of the Hutch family - including a number of children - were sleeping inside.
Martin Doyle vanished 13 years ago without a trace and his family are appealing for anyone with information to come forward, to help "end their heartache".
Irish peacekeepers had to hold on a day longer before being reunited with loved ones after a technical fault with their plane - but for the 130 troops it was well worth the wait.
Irish peacekeepers had to hold on a day longer before being reunited with their loved ones after an unfortunate delay - but for the 130 troops it was well worth the wait.
A man has been arrested after joyriders drove through a GAA pitch during an under 11's camogie match in Dublin.
A gang of up to 30 youths vandalised a number of cars in Dublin city centre last night.
The inspector leading the cold case review into the murder of an 81-year-old man at his Co Kildare home is urging anyone with information to come forward, saying: "Somebody somewhere knows something".
Alan Shatter has described himself as "the most vindicated politician in the history of the State" and said accusations that he didn't do his job properly as Justice Minister were proven untrue.
An Irish couple looking to return home from Australia were told their savings and consistent wages from abroad will not help them secure a mortgage here.
Miriam Reidy tragically lost her life to carbon monoxide poisoning six years ago, but while time has helped the family accept what happened, it hasn't been a healer.
A Cork woman has added some comic relief to the Ryanair fiasco after her belting performance of a song about the low-cost airline went viral this week.
A man has had "twenty years of hard work poured down the drain" after tools worth up to €60,000 were stolen from his van on Tuesday night.
Three best friends went on a weekend away and two of them never came home.
Women feel pressured to not be seen as having children interfere with their work, Fine Gael TD Kate O’Connell has said.
A young man who went into a Dublin shop to buy a bottle of water had a gun pointed in his face after a "lone raider" carried out an armed robbery.
A "lone raider" got away with a sum of cash on Monday night after carrying out an armed robbery at a Dublin shop.
Car burnings are being carried out in the south Dublin area to "distract gardai", Fianna Fáil's justice spokesman has said.
A man in his 40s has died after a motorcycle crash in the early hours of this morning.
Residents in south Dublin are fearing for their safety after 12 cars in the area were burned out in a matter of weeks.
A bank advert showing a child wearing a puffy jacket in a car seat is in breach of advertising codes, the Advertising Standards Authority of Ireland has ruled.
A Mayo community has been left devastated after the tragic death of a "much loved" man following a freak accident earlier this week.
An Irish woman who experienced the earthquake in Mexico said that she felt her house "jump and down", while another man said the building he was in "swayed tremendously."
The daughter of an 81-year-old man who lost his wallet at the Ploughing Championships is pleading with anyone who may have found it to return it.
A hill walker who was reported missing in the Galtee Mountains has been located safe and well by the South Eastern Mountain Rescue team.
THE ATTENDANCE of notorious killer Malcolm Macarthur at the launch of Alan Shatter's memoir has been described as "appalling" and "despicable" by one of Ireland's leading crime detectives.
A hard-working father-of-three and former national ploughing champion who died in a tragic farming accident today has been described as "the best of the best".
A farmer who died following a farming accident in Co Wexford this afternoon was an "incredibly hard-working individual" who will be greatly missed, a relative has said.
A group of 80 Irish dancing students who are due to perform at Disneyland in Paris fear their hard work will “all be for nothing” after their Ryanair flight was cancelled.
The landlord of a house where two Irish students died in a fire has "never apologised", the family of one of the girls has claimed.
A young boy suffered a fractured finger and toe after a driver allegedly ran a red light at a dangerous junction in Dublin.
The landlord of a house where two Irish students perished in a fire "never apologised" and was "laughing away on his phone" the day after his guilty verdict was handed down, the family of one of the victims has claimed.
An Irish woman has undergone lifesaving surgery in the UK - after spending fourteen years on the waiting list for a double lung and heart transplant.
Gardai have located a 13-year-old girl who was reported missing earlier today.
The wife of an Irish firefighter who died last month following a battle with cancer - 16 years after the 9/11 terror attacks - has said her husband's spirit will be in Croke Park on Sunday, cheering on the green and red of Mayo.
An Irish teacher living on Hokkaido, the Japanese island where a ballistic missile passed over last night, fears he may have to leave if the situation with North Korea "worsens" in the coming weeks.
The mother of a young man who tragically died in a road accident in Canada has described her son as a "lovely fella who lived a great life".
Irish tourists on holiday in Florida spoke of taking refuge in baths and closets as Hurricane Irma pounded outside.
Children and staff at a crèche had a lucky escape after a car crashed into the building when a driver lost control.
An Irish couple celebrating their ten-year anniversary in Florida are not sure if they will be able to renew their wedding vows now after Hurricane Irma wreaked havoc across the Sunshine State.
Gardai are appealing for anyone who witnessed a pedestrian being struck by a van in Longford to come forward.
A store in Carlow has proven lucky two weeks in-a-row after selling two winning lotto tickets worth over €100,000.
A car crashed into a creche in Co Waterford this morning after the driver lost control when entering the car park.
Mother-of-four Louise Kavanagh started taking heroin when she was 28 - and her life quickly spiralled out of control.
Tools worth thousands of euro are being stolen on a "daily basis" and tradesmen are having to heavily invest in security to try and protect their property.
A shop owner based in Dublin city centre had €1,700 stolen by a brazen thief and claims his store is robbed on an "almost daily basis".
Miami is in a state of "pure panic" as the city prepares for Hurricane Irma to make landfall, according to former Lord Mayor of Dublin, Royston Brady.
Gardai are investigating reports that bogus door-to-door collections are being carried out in the name of a Wexford woman charged with murdering her fiance in Australia earlier this year.
Molly Martens-Corbett and her family posted almost 100 Facebook statuses between August 2015 and May 2017.
The University of Limerick has announced its plans for a smoke-free campus - and the news has left some students fuming.
I’ve cried at the top of the Eiffel Tower and crawled along the walls of the Empire State Building - but neither experience came close to abseiling down an eight-storey building in Dublin.
Parents in a Co Louth community feel they have been "left with no option" but to remove their children from the local school.
An American woman has told how an online counselling service based in Ireland stopped her from taking her own life.
THERE was an array of emotions on display at Shellybanks Educate Together School in Dublin today as many parents dropped their budding students off for the first time.
The future of a Co Louth primary school is hanging in the balance as fewer than ten children showed up for the first day of school.
Identical twins who were given little chance of a normal life when they were born have defied the odds and are now starting school.
A mother who gave birth to identical twins after just 24 weeks never thought she'd be sending her daughters to a mainstream school, but Pippa and Sophia Devane bravely battled against the odds.
A new Dublin suburb which will house "up to 24,000 people" is currently in the pipeline, with South Dublin County Council expected to publish the draft plan next month.
An engineering student has told how she had "virtually no rights as a tenant" because she lived under the same roof as her landlord.
A woman, who this time last week was facing a gruelling 13-hour journey to the UK for a medical appointment, has now been offered a private plane to travel on by a kind-hearted individual.
You know that meme where the dog's engulfed by flames pretending everything's fine? That's kind of what it was like living in America for the past three months. But after travelling across six states this summer, I soon learned there's no point pretending any more.
Centra has issued an apology after a "distressed" customer reported that she saw a rat in a Limerick city store.
A woman who has been awaiting a double lung and heart transplant for almost 14 years is facing a daunting 13-hour trip to the UK for a medical appointment on Tuesday.
Two popular beaches in Dublin have tested positive for sewage contamination and swimmers are being warned to avoid going in the water.
The body of a hillwalker who went missing on Mount Brandon in Co Kerry has been found.
A woman and her husband had a lucky escape after they reversed away from a bridge minutes before it collapsed in Co Donegal.
A foreign student living in Ireland has told how some of his college friends had to return home because they couldn't find accommodation here.
Gardaí have arrested two men and seized drugs worth an estimated €800,000 as part of ongoing investigation into organised crime.
A Dublin-based work syndicate nicknamed the 'Rat-Pack' today collected €500,000 - after almost 30 years of playing the National Lottery.
The aunt of convicted killer Molly Martens-Corbett has sent a number of tweets to former US president Barack Obama, pleading with him to help release her family members.
Gardaí are appealing for anyone who witnessed a car crash which occurred in Co Cork this morning to come forward.
A man is in a critical condition after being found injured in Co Wicklow.
An Irish woman living in the US has been charged with fraud after allegedly selling fake raffle tickets in the name of a young cancer victim.
Gardai have said that a 16-year-old boy who was missing from his home has been found safe and well.
Lawyers for Molly Martens-Corbett and her father have filed court documents saying the guilty verdicts in the murder of Jason Corbett should be set aside due to alleged jury misconduct.
An Irish man has been shot dead in Mexico after he stopped to ask for directions to the beach.
Residents in a Co Wexford village are calling for action to be taken after a number of children were seen running along the roof of a four-storey building.
A business owner whose former employee stole thousands through forged and changed cheques has told how her company was on the verge of closing down after the "despicable" ordeal.
A dad-of-two working as a taxi driver in Dublin fears he will now be almost €2k out-of-pocket as a rickshaw driver who crashed into his car is refusing to pay.
The cousin of a man who died while on a stag trip in Portugal has described him as a “hard-working and fun-loving person”.
An Irish teenager (15) who escaped the Manchester bombing uninjured had "a guardian angel looking down on her", her uncle has claimed.
The owners of a shop in north Dublin have thanked the brave people who came to their aid after a man entered with a hammer, threatened staff and demanded cash.
The person who carried out the horrific terrorist attack at the Manchester Arena would have required "some instructions" and was likely not just a lone wolf, according to security expert Tom Clonan.
Leo Varadkar has admitted things could be awkward in Dail Eireann as the Fine Gael leadership campaign gets underway.
Tributes have been paid to a man who died while at a stag party in Portugal with his friends.
POLICE are probing the death of an Irishman at his Algarve holiday apartment.
Housing Minister Simon Coveney believes it is possible that some Fine Gael party members who have declared for Leo Varadkar will still vote for him in the leadership election.
Gardaí have thanked the public for their help in locating a 14-year-old teen.
A woman has been arrested after gardaí seized cannabis and cocaine worth €80,000.
Workers from the National Bus and Rail Union have voted to accept Labour Court recommendations which aim to end a dispute over pay roll cuts.
A woman found her sister meandering through traffic on a busy road, wearing only a nightdress and slippers after she voluntarily left a hospital.
Housing Minister Simon Coveney has hit back at critics who labelled him as "boring" by having a go at Donald Trump, saying: "The US voted for someone with the X-factor, look how that's turning out."
Gardaí have confirmed a teenager missing from Cork city has been found safe and well.
Gardaí have located a woman they had been searching for.
Taoiseach Enda Kenny will end his 15-year tenure as Fine Gael leader at midnight tonight and world leaders have paid tribute to his political career.
Gardaí are investigating after a man suffered facial injuries when he was attacked with a blade by two men this afternoon.