Minister Leo Varadkar has initiated an internal inquiry into the circumstances surrounding reported identification of faulty marine emergency radio beacons. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Minister for Transport Leo Varadkar has initiated an internal inquiry into the circumstances surrounding reported identification of faulty marine emer(...)

Crowds gather for the funerals of Kenny, Paul and Shane Bolger at Crooke church, Co Waterford today. Photograph: Mary Browne

The sea may in a very short time have taken the lives of the three Bolger brothers, Paul, Kenny and Shane, but the love they left behind will endure a(...)

Kenny Bolger who died at sea on Wednesday

The three brothers who lost their lives while fishing off Dunmore East on Wednesday died from “a combination of hypothermia and drowning”, according t(...)