Undated archive picture of former taoiseach Charlie Haughey on a horse

The family of the late former taoiseach Charles Haughey has dismissed as “patently untrue” a claim that he was beaten with an iron bar in a pub bef(...)

Sex crime? ‘While the elimination of prostitution is a far-fetched ideal, minimisation of harm for those engaged in prostitution is practical, achievable and long overdue in Ireland,’ according to a study. Photograph: Thinkstock

The Department of Justice says that although human trafficking and prostitution sometimes overlap, “human trafficking and prostitution a(...)