Broadcaster Miriam O’Callaghan, Tom Meagher, Advocate White Ribbon Ireland, and Garda Commissioner Noirin O’Sullivan at the launch in Dublin on Tuesday. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

The Garda is to roll out new victim support centres across the State as part of a major drive to improve its treatment of those impacted by violent cr(...)

Australian players pose with the Cormac McAnallen Cup after winning the International Rules Test with Ireland at Paterson Stadium  in Perth. Photograph:  Paul Kane/Getty Images

The husband of murdered Irish woman Jill Meagher presented the Cormac McAnallen trophy to Australia’s winning captain Joel Selwood after this morni(...)

Jill Meagher (pictured). Her husband Tom has described hearing his wife’s killer speaking a sentence for the first time as ’disturbing’

Jill Meagher’s husband has spoken out about the “chilling” moment when his wife’s killer first spoke in court and the dangers of believing in t(...)

A woman holds a photograph of Jill Meagher aloft as people walk along Sydney Road in Brunswick in a peace march to mark the first anniversary of her murder in Melbourne, Australia. Photograph:  Scott Barbour/Getty Images

Thousands of people in Melbourne have marched on the street where Irish woman Jill Meagher was abducted a year ago.Ms Meagher (29), who was originally(...)

Labor MP Deborah O’Neill, a former Sydney Rose of Tralee, who faces an uphill battle to hold her seat in next month’s Australian election.  Photograph:   Alan Porritt-Pool/Getty Images

If the Irish Labor candidates don’t retain their seats in the forthcoming Australian election, then Labor is very unlikely to retain power.Wicklow-bor(...)

Adrian Bayley is seen after his sentencing in June. Photograph: Fairfax Media via Getty Images

The man who raped and murdered Irish woman Jill Meagher in Melbourne last September was not listed on the sex offenders register despite convictions f(...)

Jill Meagher from Drogheda, Co Louth, who was killed after a night out in Melbourne on September 22nd last year.

The family of Jill Meagher, including the parents of her husband Thomas, have met with the mayor of the district in Australia where she lived and wher(...)

People look at floral tributes outside the front of the Duchess Boutique on Sydney Rd, the store which captured the last CCTV footage of Jill Meagher on September 28th, 2012 in Melbourne, Australia. Photograph: Scott Barbour/Getty Images

Melbourne is looking at introducing “safe havens” for women in its central areas amid rising public concern over violence perpetrated against women.Ro(...)

Adrian Bayley is seen after his sentencing in June. Photograph: Fairfax Media via Getty Images

Adrian Bayley, the man who raped and murdered Irish woman Jill Meagher in Australia, has launched an appeal against the length of his sentence.Bayley (...)

Jill Meagher’s father George McKeon makes a statement to the media on the steps of the supreme court after the sentencing of Adrian Ernest Bayley for his daughter’s rape and murder. Photograph: Fairfax

It brought 30,000 people onto the streets of Melbourne, prompted the opening of books of condolence in Irish towns and raised searching questions abou(...)