Dr Sam Coulter Smyth: the master of the Rotunda Hospital insisted a degree of political will must come into the frame, “someone who can actually make things happen”.

The master of the Rotunda Hospital has said he is concerned about the extent to which the Health and Information and Quality Authority report into t(...)

Solicitor Gerard O’Donnell representing Praveen Halappanavar husband of Savita Halappanavar who died in a hospital in Galway. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

The final report of the HSE Inquiry into the circumstances surrounding the death of Savita Halappanavar is expected to be published within week(...)