Enda Kenny said it was a complex issue which would have to be dealt with sensitively

Taoiseach addresses eighth amendment at FG meeting

25 Nov Taoiseach Enda Kenny has told the Fine Gael parliamentary party that the eighth amendment would have to be dealt with in a process such as a constitutional style convention or a citizens' forum.

Kevin Mulcahy of Cregane, Lombardstown, Mallow, Co Cork, had denied the single charge

GP jailed for indecently assaulting teen girl

25 Nov A Co Cork GP has been jailed for two years at the Circuit Criminal Court in Cork, after a jury found him guilty of indecently assaulting a 15-year old girl he was examining almost 26 years ago.

An FBD claims handler noticed that the couple appeared in each other's Facebook profile pictures

Facebook shows 'strangers' in fake crash a couple

25 Nov A couple who staged a car crash while pretending to be strangers were discovered when the insurance company saw that they appeared in each other's Facebook profile pictures, a court has heard.

John Perry claimed that Taoiseach Enda Kenny gave a pledge that no sitting TD would be deselected

Perry to launch legal action against Fine Gael

25 Nov Sligo-Leitrim TD John Perry has confirmed he is to launch a legal action against Fine Gael challenging the result of the convention at which he failed to be selected to contest the forthcoming general election.

Mark Egan has pleaded not guilty to three charges of corruptly preventing the issuing of fixed penalty notices

Garda 'sought charity donation' to drop points

25 Nov A witness in a garda corruption trial told Trim Circuit Court he contacted a garda superintendent after he became uneasy when a garda asked him for his credit card details so he could make a donation to charity instead of being given penalty points for speeding.

When Kelly Leslie was last seen he was wearing a grey zip-up jumper and blue jeans

Appeal over man missing from Cork

25 Nov An appeal has been issued to help find a 32-year-old man who has been missing from his home at Maryborough Hill Cork since this morning.