Garda alert is issued when there is a suspicion a child has been taken without consent.

There have been several Child Rescue Ireland (CRI) alerts issued by gardaí over recent years.The alert system was launched in May 2012. It is used wh(...)

File photo of Sanjeev Chada  arriving at Swinford District Court, Co Mayo earlier this month where he was charged with the murders of his two sons.  Photograph: PA Wire

A man charged with the murder of his two sons has been further remanded in custody.Sanjeev Chada (43) appeared at Harristown District Court beside Cas(...)

Kathleen Chada, mother of Eoghan (10) and Ruairí (5) is comforted during the funeral cortege to St Lazieran’s Church, Ballinkillen, Co Carlow, yesterday. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Slowly down the gentle slope, along by the hurling pitches and around the corner to the GAA club. Past the postbox, then to the sweet shop and after t(...)

Parents of children attending Ballinkillen National School leave the school yesterday afternoon after a meeting there with school management and other parents. Photograph: Colin Keegan.

Parents gathered together yesterday outside Ballinkillen National School where they discussed how best to tell their children about what happened to E(...)