The Northern Assembly has endorsed an Ulster Unionist Party motion supporting the families of the Disappeared and noting “with extreme concern” allegations that Sinn Féin president Gerry Adams was involved in the murder of Jean McConville.

The Northern Assembly has endorsed an Ulster Unionist Party motion supporting the families of the Disappeared and noting “with extreme concern” allega(...)

Gerry Adams: “I worked very closely with the commission and will continue to work with it”

Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams and the IRA were sharply criticised following Monday night’s RTÉ documentary on the Disappeared.Fianna Fáil foreign affai(...)

Sinn Féin president Gerry Adams: denies he was a senior IRA figure at the time of the murder of Jean McConville in 1972 and that he ordered her disappearance. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Sinn Féin president Gerry Adams is again the subject of claims he was involved in the killing and secret burial of Jean McConville in 1972.However, th(...)

Geoff Knupfer:   “Our work is still ongoing, we are awaiting fresh information. We are an information driven organisation; if information comes in, we work on it.” Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

The RTÉ/BBC Northern Ireland film The Disappeared has great impact and is “very disturbing” but it ought to have contained greater reference to the In(...)

Joe Lynskey: one of the first of the Disappeared to have been abducted  and murdered by the IRA and then secretly buried. Photograph: PA

Joe Lynskey will be among the members of the Disappeared who will be remembered at a special ceremony in Co Meath tomorrow led by the Catholic Bishop (...)

The search for the body of IRA murder victim Columba McVeigh, one of the so-called Disappeared, has resumed in Bragan, County Monaghan.The 19-year-old, from Donaghmore, County Tyrone, was kidnapped in 1975. Photograph:  Philip Fitzpatrick

“I am confident that he is here. Are we in exactly the right place? That’s a different matter.” Jon Hill overlooks a bleak bog on a wind(...)

A search for the remains of Columba McVeigh, one of the IRA’s “disappeared” victims, resumed yesterday in the Bragan area of Co Monaghan. The s(...)