People attend a Candlelit vigil at St Stephen’s Green in Dublin to mark one year since the death of Savita Halappanavar. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

The widower of Indian dentist Savita Halappanavar will ask Minister for Health James Reilly why his wife was allowed to die when they come face-to-fac(...)

Changing faces: Savita as a three-year-old toddler

Savita Andanappa Yalagi was born in Bagalkot, in the southwest Indian state of Karnataka, on September 29th, 1981. She was the third and youngest chil(...)

Tania McCabe (centre) who died who died after giving birth

The family of a pregnant woman who died in Drogheda hospital have said they are “saddened and disappointed” that recommendations made following her de(...)

Praveen Halappanavar, husband of the late Savita Halappanavar, is satisfied the Hiqa report into her death again vindicates his account of what happened to his wife at Galway University Hospital. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

The husband of the late Savita Halappanavar is satisfied the Hiqa report into her death again vindicates his account of what happened his wife at Galw(...)

Praveen Halappanavar says  he still does not know why his wife, Savita, died. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Last week I had a eureka moment: “why”really is the most important question of all. I was listening to Praveen Halappanavar explaining to Miriam O’Cal(...)

Praveen Halappanavar: expects to meet the Minister for Health James Reilly next week

Praveen Halappanavar is to issue medical negligence proceedings in the High Court against Galway University Hospital over the death of his wife, Sa(...)

Mahadevi and Andanappa Yalagi, parents of Savita Halappanavar, hold her portrait as their house in Belgaum in the southern Indian state of Karnataka. Photograph: Danish Siddiqui/Reuters

The parents of Savita Halappanavar have described the HSE report into her death as “a whitewash”. And they say the Government’s proposed legislation o(...)

Savita Halappanavar (left of photo) with children at Galway's St Patrick's day parade.

Everyone used to call her “the girl with the diamond smile”, and not just because she had a tiny diamond in one of her teeth. Savita Halappanavar was (...)

Berry Kiely of the Pro Life Campaign. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

The Pro Life Campaign welcomed the publication of the HSE review of Savita Halappanavar’s death and said efforts by the political establishment and t(...)

Savita Halappanavar: died at Galway University Hospital in October 2013.

Sunday October 21st:AM: Savita Halappanavar – 17 weeks pregnant – experiences back pain at her home and attends Galway University Hospital. Doctors wo(...)