Marisa Simms and Garda  Keith Harrison  arriving at the Charleton Tribunal in Dublin Castle. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

A Garda whistleblower has denied at the Charleton tribunal he had threatened to ‘burn’ his partner, as she claimed in a statement of complaint against(...)

The slipway at Buncrana Pier after the incident in which five people died in March 2016.  Photograph: Peter Murtagh

A pre-inquest hearing into an incident in which five members of the same family drowned off Buncrana has heard first responders could not open their c(...)

Garda Keith Harrison and  Marisa Simms outside  the Charleton tribunal in Dublin Castle. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

A Garda sergeant at the Charleton tribunal has said that taking a victim statement was “not an exact science”, when asked about a statement made by th(...)

St Patrick’s Purgatory, Lough Derg Island. Photograph: David Sleator

A new prior has been appointed to the pilgrimage shrine of Lough Derg in Co Donegal. Fr Laurence (La) Flynn, currently parish priest of Ballybay, Co M(...)

Garda Keith Harrison and his partner Marisa Simms outside  Dublin Castle. File photograph:  Stephen Collins/Collins

A Garda inspector has denied forcing a witness to make a statement against her partner, Garda whistleblower Keith Harrison. Inspector Goretti Sherid(...)

Dr Eamonn Martin: ‘People preferred to cling on to a history of difference and separation, rather than recognise and embrace our shared story of common suffering.’ Photograph: Eric Luke

The Archbishop of Armagh Dr Eamon Martin has criticised the writing out of history of Irish Catholics who died in the first World War. Archbishop Mar(...)

Dublin’s Sorcha Furlong tackles Cora Staunton of Mayo in last year’s All-Ireland ladies’ senior football semi-final. Photograph: ©INPHO/Lorraine O’Sullivan

The last bit of business in Croke Park for the year has the potential to rival much if not most of what’s gone on there before. Dublin and Mayo face o(...)

Garda whistleblower Keith Harrison with his partner Marissa Simms at the Disclosures Tribunal in Dublin Castle, which is chaired by Judge Peter Charleton. Photograph:  Stephen Collins/Collins Photo

The Charleton tribunal has heard details of how a statement of complaint against a Garda whistleblower was withdrawn by his partner in early 2014. Ma(...)

Garda Keith Harrison and his partner Marisa Simms at Dublin Castle for the Charleton tribunal. Photograph: Stephen Collins/Collins Photos

The partner of a Garda whistleblower who claimed he was subject to harassment and intimidation voluntarily left the home where she was living with him(...)

 Rebecca Taylor, Nadine Kelly and Katie Flaherty all from Ballinasloe, Co Galway having fun in the rain at the Ploughing Championships. Photograph: Tom Honan

Beneath the branded blimps at the 86th Ploughing Championships, 87,000 people are soaked by the rain. People wander around in ponchos and cowboy hats(...)