Shannon Key West hotel in Rooskey on the Leitrim-Roscommon border, after it had been damaged by fire a month ago, on January 10th. File photograph: Brian Farrell

A Government decision to scrap plans for a direct provision centre at the Shannon Key West Hotel in Rooskey on the Leitrim/Roscommon border has been b(...)

The Shannon Key West hotel in the village of Rooskey was set on fire in what has been described by local gardaí as a premeditated and carefully planned attack.

Five of the 40 direct provision centres in Ireland are currently oversubscribed, the latest figures from the Department of Justice show. There are 6(...)

Shannon Key West hotel in Rooskey on the Leitrim-Roscommon border, after it had been damaged by fire a month ago, on January 10th. File photograph: Brian Farrell

Monday night’s arson attack on the Shannon Key West Hotel in Rooskey was premeditated and involved “careful planning”, the local Garda superintendent (...)

The damage to the Caiseal Mara Hotel in Moville, Co Donegal, where a fire broke out in the early hours of Sunday  morning. Photogaph: Aoife Moore/PA Wire

The Co Donegal hotel owner whose premises was to be used as a direct provision centre had suffered several threats before it was firebombed last weeke(...)

The Caiseal Mara Hotel in Moville. Photograph: Google Maps

A Donegal hotel earmarked to welcome more than 100 asylum seekers was set on fire in the early hours of Sunday morning. The blaze broke out at the Ca(...)