Six coroners working part time each earned more than €100,000 in State retainers and fees last year, new figures show.The figures, released by the D(...)

Gardaí at  Kenny’s Bar in Oughterard following the murder of publican John Kenny in 2011. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

Gardaí believe that two men who are facing trial in connection with the killing of a Co Galway publican have fled the State.Bench warrants were issued(...)

Savita Halappanavar: died of   septicemia egnant a after being found to be miscarrying

The report of the review group appointed by the Health Service Executive to investigate the death of Savita Halappanavar is expected to be published i(...)

Solicitor Gerard O’Donnell representing Praveen Halappanavar husband of Savita Halappanavar who died in a hospital in Galway. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

The final report of the HSE Inquiry into the circumstances surrounding the death of Savita Halappanavar is expected to be published within week(...)

Praveen Halappanavar photographed at Galway County Hall after the jury delivered a 'Death By Misadventure' verdict at the inquest into the death of his wife Savita Halappanavar. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Horrendous. Barbaric. Inhumane. Praveen Halappanavar, his voice full of calm fury outside the inquest into his wife Savita’s death, wast(...)

Eugene Gleeson SC, representing Praveen Halappanavar, told coroner Dr Ciarán MacLoughlin his client was anxious and determined that some person or persons was held accountable for his wife's death. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Paul Cullen, Health Correspondent Lawyers for Savita Halappanavar's husband Praveen urged the coroner that any recommendations be (...)

Coroner Dr Ciarán MacLoughlin at Galway County Hall on the final day of the inquest into the death of Savita Halappanavar. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimon

One of the longest single-person inquests in the history of the State has helped to explain the circumstances which led to Savita Halappanavar’(...)

Praveen Halappanavar with his solicitor Gerard O'Donnell and his friend Dr Chalikonda V Prasad (left) at Galway County Hall after the inquest into the death of his wife Savita Halappanavar concluded. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

A finding of medical misadventure was probably about as much as Praveen Halappanavar could have expected from the inquest into his wife Savita’(...)

Praveen Halappanavar outside Galway County Hall after the jury in his wife Savita Halappanavar's inquest returned a unanimous verdict of death by medical misadventure. Photograph: PA

The jury in the Savita Halappanavar inquest has returned a unanimous verdict of death by medical misadventure. Speaking in Galway this af(...)

Coroner Dr Ciarán MacLoughlin will today present his summary of the Savita Halappanavar case and charge the jury. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

After seven days of evidence, Savita Halappanavar’s inquest has shed much light on the circumstances that led to her tragic death in Galway Uni(...)