Asked whether he would urge the McConville family to pass on names to the PSNI, Taoiseach Enda Kenny said he would, and would urge anyone else with information about the killing to pass it on.  Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has praised the courage of the children of murdered Jean McConville and urged them to give the names of those they believed were (...)

Dick Barry (second from right)  former Fine Gael TD and minister of state seen in  1974. Photograph: Paddy Whelan

Former Fine Gael TD and minister of state Dick Barry who died on Sunday at the age of 93 was yesterday praised for his willing(...)