Monday’s inquest was told that Anthony Fleming who was drunk and driving the other car had “a high level of blood alcohol” at the time of the collision. Photograph: Getty Images

A woman who was 28 weeks pregnant lost her unborn child after a drunk driver crashed into the vehicle in which she was a passenger, an inquest heard o(...)

Aimee Keogh, of Glenbrook, Old Singland Road, Limerick, went into cardiac arrest in an ambulance on the grounds of University Hospital Limerick on July 10th, 2014, as she was being prepared for urgent transfer to Crumlin Children’s Hospital. Photograph: Press 22

A two-year-old girl died as a result of an undiagnosed hole in her heart, an inquest has found.Aimee Keogh, of Glenbrook, Old Singland Road, Limerick,(...)

Shauna Keyes: Arriving at the inquest in Portlaoise into the death of her baby Joshua, who was  delivered by Caesarean section. Photograph: James Flynn/APX

A coroner has recommended the drawing-up of guidelines for maternity units to govern the use of drugs used to speed up difficult deliveries.Co Laois c(...)

Pathologist Prof Grace Callagy  arriving at Galway County Hall today for the inquest into the death of Savita Halappanavar. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish  Times

The pathologist who performed the autopsy on Savita Halappanavar has been giving evidence at her inquest in Galway today. Prof Gra(...)