Michael Gallagher, the father of a young man killed in the Omagh bombing , has  won the legal right to challenge the government’s refusal to hold a public inquiry into the atrocity. File photograph: Eric Luke

The father of a young man killed in the Omagh bombing today won the legal right to challenge the British government’s refusal to hold a public inquiry(...)

Police and firefighters at the scene in the aftermath of the 1998 Omagh Bombing, which killed 29 people. File Photograph: PA Photo.

A range of intelligence material could have been drawn together before the Omagh bombing in a bid to stop the killers in their tracks, the High Court (...)

A mast at RTÉ’s Donnybrook facilities in Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Retired RTÉ employees are the latest to oppose plans by the broadcaster to close down its Longwave 252 service from January 19th. The veteran staff jo(...)

The visit of  Northern Ireland Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness to Flanders in Belgium coincides with a programme of commemorative events that is planned to mark the centenary of the Christmas Truce, where British and German soldiers played football in no man’s land. Photograph: Chris Radburn/PA Wire

Northern Irish Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness is to travel to Belgium on Saturday on a historic official visit to commemorate the centenary o(...)

File photograph of Seamus Daly who is the only man charged in connection with the 1998 Omagh bomb. Photograph: Colm Lenaghan/Pacemaker

The only man charged in connection with the Omagh Bomb of 1998 has been remanded in custody for further four weeks. Seamus Daly, who is charged with m(...)

File photograph of Seamus Daly who is the only man charged in connection with the 1998 Omagh bomb. Photograph: Colm Lenaghan/Pacemaker

The only man charged in connection with the Omagh Bomb of 1998 has been remanded in custody for further four weeks. Seamus Daly, who is charged with m(...)

A former teenage boxing champion was  handed an 18-month custodial sentence  for killing a man in a so-called single punch incident

A former teenage boxing champion was on Friday handed an 18-month custodial sentence and will spend a further two and a half years on licence for kill(...)

Darragh Mulgrew of St Eunan’s with Ciaran McLaughlin, Aaron Grugan and Justin McMahon of St Enda’s. Photograph: Lorcan Doherty/Inpho

Omagh St Enda’s 1-8 St Eunan’s 0-8  They made heavy work of it in the second half, but Omagh St Enda’s battled past Donegal champions St (...)

One of those arrested is a senior republican who has been named in connection with the Omagh bombing.

Twelve suspected dissident republicans, including a senior republican who has been named in connection with the Omagh bombing, remained in custody la(...)

Clontibret will look to their stand-out forward Dessi Mone for inspiration. Photograph: INPHO/Ryan Byrne

Leinster Club SHC quarter-finals Kilmacud Crokes (Dublin) v Rathdowney-Errill (Laois) Parnell Park, 2.30 Although Rathdowney-Errill’s on-off habit of(...)