Savita Halappanavar died one week after she was admitted to  University Hospital Galway more than two years ago, when she was 17 weeks pregnant and miscarrying. Photograph: The Irish Times

A review of the implementation of official recommendations following the death of Savita Halappanavar has found “a reasonable picture of compliance”.T(...)

The review is expected to find the hospital has made considerable progress in implementing the recommendations from the three reports published after Savita Halappanavar’s death. Photograph: The Irish Times

The performance of University Hospital Galway (UHG) in implementing recommendations following the death of Savita Halappanavar two years ago will be a(...)

Sally Rowlette , who died at Sligo General Hospital just hours after giving birth to her fourth child.

Tania McCabe, Bimbo Onanuga, Dhara Kivlehan, Savita Halappanavar, Jennifer Crean and now Sally Rowlette – the list of women who have died in or after (...)

Savita Halappanavar died in Galway University Hospital in October 2012.

The master of the Rotunda Hospital, Dr Sam Coulter Smith, has criticised inaction over implementing the recommendations of reports into the death of (...)

Savita Halappanavar died one week after she was admitted to University Hospital Galway when she was 17 weeks pregnant and miscarrying in late 2012. File photograph: The Irish Times

New guidelines have been published to improve the performance of hospitals in treating patients with sepsis, two years after the death of Savita Halap(...)

Vankata Charumamill lights a candle during a vigil for Savita Halappanavar  held at St Stephen’s Green, Dublin, last night.   Photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times

The second anniversary of the death of Savita Halappanavar was marked by candlelight vigils in Galway and Dublin last night. In Galway, about 150 p(...)

Tissue bank: researchers can apply to use the banked tissue and data to help develop more effective ways to diagnose and treat the relevant condition

The concept is simple: patients and healthy people donate samples or surplus tissue (perhaps from tumours or biopsies) and these biomaterials are stor(...)

Injured boy was taken to University Hospital Galway where he later died from his injuries.

A two-year-old boy has died after he was struck by a car in the driveway of his home in Co Galway yesterday. The youngster was outside the house in De(...)

A woman has died after four cars and a truck crashed in Co Roscommon yesterday. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

A woman has died after four cars and a truck collided in Co Roscommon yesterday. The crash happened at Cloonfree in Strokestown at 1.30pm.The driver o(...)

A 57-year-old male climber was found dead in the Twelve Bens mountain range at Connemara in Galway on Saturday afternoon.  Photograph: Tony Doherty

A mountain climber and a swimmer died in separate incidents over the weekend. A 57-year-old male climber was found dead in the Twelve Bens mountain ra(...)