A judge described Alexander Pacteau as a “callous and calculating man” as she sentenced him to life in prison for the for the murder of Irish woman Ka(...)

 Alexander Pacteau: the sentencing judge will specify how many years of the life sentence he must serve before he will be able to apply for parole. Photograph: Mike Gibbons

The parents of murdered Cork student Karen Buckley have travelled to Glasgow to attend today’s sentencing of the man who pleaded guilty to their daugh(...)

The Sanctuary nightclub in Glasgow and inset photos of Karen Buckley and Alexander Pacteau. Pacteau will be sentenced on Tuesday for killing the Irish student.

The parents of murdered Cork student Karen Buckley are expected to attend the sentencing hearing of her killer Alexander Pacteau at Glasgow High Court(...)

Little Nellie, seen in this illustration, suffered from TB and was placed in the care of the nuns at the Good Shepherd Convent in 1907

The Bishop of Cork hopes the body of a five-year-old girl who died more than 100 years ago can be exhumed to allow people to pray at her graveside. Bi(...)

Karen Buckley: lord advocate Frank Mulholland told how Pacteau killed her by striking her on the head with a spanner

Scotland’s most senior law officer travelled to Ireland last month to meet the family of murdered Cork nurse Karen Buckley and brief them on the ca(...)

Karen Buckley’s father John makes a statement with his wife Marian outside court: “Our hearts are broken at the thought of Karen’s final moments on this world.” Photograph: Danny Lawson/PA

The father of murdered Irish nurse Karen Buckley has described how her family is haunted by thoughts of her murder and her last moments alive. Spe(...)

John Buckley makes statement with his wife Marian Buckley, outside Glasgow High Court, Glasgow, after Alexander Pacteau admitted beating their daughter Karen to death. Photograph: Danny Lawson/PA Wire

John Buckley, the father of murdered Irish student Karen Buckley, has described her killer Alexander Pacteau (21) as “truly evil” and said he hoped(...)

Karen Buckley, from Glynn in Mourneabbey outside Mallow in north Cork, moved to Glasgow last January to study for a master’s degree in occupational therapy.

The disappearance of Karen Buckley while out socialising with friends in Glasgow on April 11th last triggered a massive police investigation and a hug(...)

Fr Joe O’Keefe and relatives of Karen Buckley arrive at Cork Airport from Glasgow with her remains.  Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

Huge crowds are expected in Mallow on Monday evening for the removal of murdered Irish student Karen Buckley after her body was brought home from Scot(...)

Karen Buckley’s remains will lie in repose at O’Connell’s Funeral Home, Mallow, Co Cork, from 4pm to 8pm on Monday. Photograph:  Karrie Gillett/PA

The family of murdered Irish student Karen Buckley will on Saturday travel to Scotland to bring her body home to Co Cork.Ms Buckley’s parents, John an(...)