Margaret and Sean Rogers, parents of Shane Rogers, outside   Dublin Coroner’s Court  yesterday.  Photograph:  Collins Courts

A prisoner who took his life while awaiting trial for murder told prison staff, family members and a cellmate he intended to kill himself because he c(...)

Ming with  his people: Independent TD Luke 'Ming' Flanagan campaigning at Hyde Park,   Roscommon. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Luke Ming Flanagan was hoping yesterday that “the people who elected me will forgive me” but there was(...)