Revenue officers find €10,000 of cannabis hidden in tin of powdered slimming product
Revenue officers discovered €10,000 worth of cannabis hidden in a tin of powdered slimming product.
Revenue officers discovered €10,000 worth of cannabis hidden in a tin of powdered slimming product.
One of the chairs of An Taisce has objected to a €30m student village which includes 30 build-to-rent apartments, labelling it an "even more...
Gardaí are quizzing two men after two loaded guns were seized following the search of a car yesterday.
Gardaí are quizzing two men after two loaded guns were seized following the search of a car this morning.
A leading university has launched a housing scheme specifically for LGBT students to enable them to adapt to college life.
Leinster fans are turning the banks of the River Tyne blue ahead of their clash with English titans Saracens this evening.
Hordes of confident Leinster fans poured through Dublin Airport as the momentum gathered behind the club's drive for five.
HORDES of confident Leinster fans poured through Dublin Airport as the momentum gathered behind the club's drive for five.
Our break got off to a great start when we ditched rain sodden Dublin for beautiful spring sunshine in Ballina, Co Mayo.
Former President of Ireland Mary Robinson will not publish a letter she issued to the United Nations which contains a report of her controversial visit to Princess Latifa in Dubai last December.
Scrum-half Kieran Marmion faces a prolonged spell on the sidelines as he is set for surgery on a troublesome ankle injury.
Kellie Harrington has advanced to the semi-finals of the World Women's Elite Championships following...
Irish rugby great Brian O'Driscoll has confirmed he will be voting for Johnny Sexton for the World Rugby Player of the Year award.
Seamus Coleman has insisted Ireland's more experience players need to step up if Ireland are to qualify for Euro 2020
Ireland players wore black armbands this evening in respect of a supporter who lost his life in a tragic incident in the Danish city of Copenhagen.
An office and leisure development in Limerick is facing delay after objections were raised over a "threatened species" of bat nesting on site.
A large donation helped foot the bill for a new €2.5m lifeboat that has been delivered to Clogherhead.
A GENEROUS donation helped foot the bill for a new €2.5m lifeboat that has been delivered to Clogherhead.
There was heartache for Leinster last night as they missed out on the chance to become the most successful side in the history of European rugby.
Leinster's drive for five came to a shuddering halt as the Saracens juggernaut put paid to their challenge.
Former President Mary Robinson has said she has no regrets about her controversial visit to Dubai to Princess Latifa, saying she has given the United Nations (UN) a written report on the trip.
Rugby star Conor Murray has admitted "crazy" rumours that he had failed a drugs test while out injured "hurt" both him and his family.
Former President Mary Robinson ignored questions about her controversial visit to Dubai to meet with Princess Latifa.
Irish author Sally Rooney has won the Costa Novel Award for her book Normal People.
Gardaí investigating a terrifying attack on a homeowner in Cork have arrested a man in his 30s.
An Irish soccer fan has died following a tragic incident in the Danish city of Copenhagen.
Gardaí have appealed for information in their hunt for the killers of father-of-one Robert Sheehan.
The husband of one of the victims of the cervical cancer scandal has said he wants "justice" for his late wife.
At least 31 people have lost their lives as wildfires continue to rage in the US state of California
A GAA official caught on video punching an opposition player as ugly scenes marred the Kerry SFC semi-final replay is to be handed an eight-week suspension.
A businessman who forked out an eye-watering €3.2m for a racehorse said it was "love at first sight" following the incredible purchase.
Singer Niall Horan and Hollywood star Jamie Dornan got into the swing of things ahead of the Ryder Cup as celebrities battled it out before the main event.
The world's largest collection of model aircraft has found a permanent home in Shannon Airport.
One in three people who contact the Samaritans for support are struggling with loneliness or feelings of isolation, new research from the charity reveals.
A Sinn Féin TD has publicly apologised after he admitted drunkenly engaging in threatening and abusive behaviour to a garda who had called to his home about a local noise complaint.
A SINN Féin TD has publicly apologised after he admitted engaging in threatening and abusive behaviour while drunk to a Garda who had called to his home about a local noise complaint.
Animal inspectors seized 27 puppies smuggled out of Ireland to a Scottish port.
President Michael D Higgins welcomed Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt and his Grand Slam rugby heroes to Áras an Uachtaráin for a special reception yesterday.
Former Irish rugby international Alan Quinlan has said young people need to be told there is no “grey area” when it comes to consent.
Passengers faced flight delays on both sides of the Irish Sea as Dublin Airport closed its runway for a time amid heavy snowfall.
The Irish rugby team brought glory home on the national feast day with a Grand Slam victory that displayed all the great qualities of our people: wit, grit, tenacity and astonishing bravery.
A tide of green-clad supporters flooded Twickenham for Ireland's tilt at Grand Slam glory.
A possible Grand Slam celebration on St Patrick's Day and after a week at Cheltenham - could it get any better for the Irish in London?
A Co Donegal coastal community has been left devastated after a young fisherman died while out at sea.
A father and son appeared in court in relation to an aggravated burglary which resulted in two victims being hospitalised.
The European Parliament has narrowly defeated plans to ban an additive that is considered key in the production of the popular doner kebab.
Recently released documents concerning the 1974 Guildford IRA pub bombing expose "criminality" by police and prosecutors in the UK, lawyers have claimed.
An application seeking to transport five warhead rockets via Shannon Airport was among 16 permits refused by the Department of Transport under the carriage of munitions of war order this year.
A man approached a boy aged 12 at a Luas stop and asked him for directions to a hotel before bringing him to his room and offering €50 to the boy to touch him, a court heard.
The Garda Ombudsman has seen a marked increase in the number of whistleblower complaints, with 13 disclosures so far this year.
A talented young sportsman has died just days after finishing his Leaving Certificate exams.
Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan has said an internal investigation is ongoing in relation to allegations of misconduct at Limerick Prison, following a whistleblower's claims of fraud, theft and tax evasion.
A 39-year-old woman has been charged with the murder of Gareth Hutch. The 35-year-old father of one died of multiple gunshot wounds after he was shot at the Avondale House flats complex on North Cumberland Street on May 24 last year.
RTé journalist Sinéad Crowley was joined by her family as she launched her book 'One Bad Turn'.
Caring young students devised a calming kit to help classmates who are panicked or anxious at school.
Leo Varadkar's election as Fine Gael leader drew international reaction and garnered headlines around the world.
The threat from the cyber attack that crippled international services "will continue to grow" as people return to work, the head of Europol warned.
Leinster felt the blues of an agonising defeat to European aristocrats Clermont. The French team advance to the Champions Cup final but Leinster can hold their heads high and wonder what might have been.
Leinster fans have poured into Lyon this morning ahead of this afternoon’s crunch Champions Cup semi-final against Clermont. Two early morning charter flights from Dublin touched down at the city’s airport as the two European heavyweights prepare to do battle this afternoon.
Leinster and Munster will go to war this weekend as they aim to put Irish club rugby back at the sport's top table.
Irish people are lagging behind when it comes to exercise, as most of us get less than a third of the recommended amount of activity.
There has been a significant rock fall at the Skellig Michael heritage site, the Office of Public Works (OPW) has confirmed.
TV presenter Brendan Courtney said that any plan to improve home care for the elderly is much needed and a positive step.
Members of Carrick River Rescue have expressed their disgust at being charged for taking their rescue boats through the toll after helping with the search for Rescue 116 in Co Mayo.
More than 15,000 people took to the Phoenix Park for the 15th staging of the Great Ireland Run. Elite athletes, amateur runners, walkers and spectators came together for a day of fun for everyone involved.
A man who brutally attacked an 89-year-old woman in her home has been handed an eight-year jail term.
The Boomtown Rats have joined the line-up for INM's Rock Against Homelessness concert.
The returning Special Olympics heroes got a welcome their superb medal tally deserved at Dublin Airport.
An Irish woman was among those injured in the terrorist attack in London - while a 75-year-old man has become the fifth person to die following the atrocity.
Rugby hero Paul O'Connell was joined by former teammates Alan Quinlan and Ronan O'Gara as he was honoured for his contribution to rugby by prominent charity Haven.
President Michael D Higgins led tributes to Bishop Eamonn Casey following his death in a nursing home at the age of 89.
A new Children's Writing Fellow will be appointed at Queen's University Belfast in memory of Seamus Heaney and his contribution to literature.
Gardaí have appealed for witnesses following a single-vehicle fatal crash in Co Louth.
Gardaí have launched a probe after drunk students smashed up a college lecture theatre - with one urinating on the floor.
Independent.ie reached a record 12 million unique users for January 2017.
US President Donald Trump's chief strategist Steve Bannon has caused much controversy since setting foot inside the White House, and it has now emerged his ex-wife is a former Rose of Tralee contestant.
Customs controls at the Border with Northern Ireland will return when Britain leaves the EU, a former head of the European Commission's customs procedures has claimed.
The shooting of a police officer in Belfast last night has been described as "cowardly and despicable".
More than 150 unaccompanied learner drivers have been involved in fatal or serious road accidents in the past five years.
Irish people are the most optimistic about the future of Europe with more than three-quarters upbeat about the bloc's prospects.
A quarter of Irish shoppers plan to cross the Border to make the most of festive bargains due to weaker sterling.
Local action plans are needed to tackle the growing issue of suicide in this country, it was warned yesterday.
Gay Byrne previously had a prostate cancer scare but he said that a diagnosis of the illness is not a "death sentence".
Taoiseach Enda Kenny raised the issue of the undocumented Irish in the US during a phone call with Vice-president elect Mike Pence, it has emerged.
The family of a woman murdered along with her two young children on Christmas morning are to plead with the parole board to reject any application for early release by their killer.
The CEO of Special Olympics International, Mary Davis, has been honoured with the Albert Schweitzer Leadership for Life Award.
The sisters of imprisoned Ibrahim Halawa joined demonstrators at the Egyptian Embassy protesting at his continued incarceration.
Taoiseach Enda Kenny and President Michael D Higgins led tributes from politicians in Ireland following the death of Shimon Peres.
A lesbian couple have claimed they were forced to flee their home due to repeated threats and intimidation over their sexuality after they became a couple.
A pub in Monaghan is leading the way towards efficiency in Irish hospitality.
Gardaí arrested a man following an armed robbery and discharge of a gun at a bank in Rosslare.
An heroic American nurse who saved the life of a toddler after he had fallen from the rooftop of a hotel has told of her delight at the child's incredible recovery.
Gardaí seized guns, ammunition and drugs worth €126,000 during a raid targeting organised criminal activity.