Mourners leave lighted candles following the funeral service  Solomon Soremekun. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

A grieving mother is to travel home to her family in Nigeria to mourn her three-year-old son who died in Galway last week. Omolara Alibi is making pla(...)

Solomon Soremekun, who died from injuries sustained in a lift shaft in an office building in Galway on Monday afternoon, was buried yesterday.

The mother of the three-year-old boy who was killed in a lift shaft in Galway last week was too distraught to attend his funeral.Omolara Alibi grieved(...)

Solomon Suremekun, who died of crush injuries after he got trapped in a lift in Galway city last Monday .

The mother of the three-year- old boy who died after he became trapped in a lift in Galway city has called for the investigation to be made public whe(...)

  Praveen Halappananvar: had sought meeting with Minister for Health James Reilly  since June. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Minister for Health James Reilly has extended an invitation to Praveen Halappananvar, widower of Savita Halappanavar (31), to meet him.Mr Halappanavar(...)

Praveen Halappanavar says there should be an external component to the review. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Savita Halappanavar’s husband, Praveen, has criticised the lack of outside independent involvement in the disciplinary process announced for staff inv(...)

Savita Halappanavar

Significant deficiencies in the care of critically ill women in the State’s 19 maternity hospitals have been identified in a report on the death of Sa(...)

Praveen Halappanavar, husband of the late Savita Halappanavar, is satisfied the Hiqa report into her death again vindicates his account of what happened to his wife at Galway University Hospital. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

The husband of the late Savita Halappanavar is satisfied the Hiqa report into her death again vindicates his account of what happened his wife at Galw(...)

Praveen Halappanavar husband of Savita Halappanavar who died following a miscarriage in the Galway University Hospital. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Sunday 21st October 2012: Savita Halappanavar (31), who is 17 weeks’ pregnant, has been experiencing severe back-pain overnight at home in Roscam, (...)

Praveen Halappanavar: expects to meet the Minister for Health James Reilly next week

Praveen Halappanavar is to issue medical negligence proceedings in the High Court against Galway University Hospital over the death of his wife, Sa(...)

Mahadevi and Andanappa Yalagi, parents of Savita Halappanavar, hold her portrait as their house in Belgaum in the southern Indian state of Karnataka. Photograph: Danish Siddiqui/Reuters

The parents of Savita Halappanavar have described the HSE report into her death as “a whitewash”. And they say the Government’s proposed legislation o(...)