President Michael D Higgins has laid a floral tribute in the cathedral in Santiago de Compostela in memory of those killed in the train crash near the(...)

Spanish prime minister Mariano Rajoy (C) arrives at the scene of a train crash that killed at least 77 people  near Santiago de Compostela. Photograph: Pablo Blazquez Dominguez/Getty Images.

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has written to Spain’s prime minister Mariano Rajoy expressing sympathy on behalf of the Irish people to those injured in the cra(...)