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Come from Away: The Broadway musical makes its European debut at the Abbey

COME FROM AWAY Abbey Theatre, Dublin ★★★☆☆ Abruptly diverted during the panic of 9/11, the passengers who found themselves grounded in Newfoundland(...)

Court artist sketch dated September 26th, 2017, by Elizabeth Cook of Ouissem Medouni (40) and his partner Sabrina Kouider (35) who have been found guilty of murdering their French nanny Sophie Lionnet. Photograph: Elizabeth Cook/PA Wire

A jury at the Old Bailey in London on Thursday convicted a French couple of murdering their French au pair girl near Wimbledon, motivated by a paranoi(...)

Mark Howell (39), Grenagh, Co Cork, pleaded guilty to charges of criminal damage and theft arising out of the Garda investigation into the desecration of two graves at St Mary’s Cemetery, Fern Hill, Clonakilty on August 8th, 2017. File photograph: Getty Images

A man has been jailed for what a judge described as “an unbelievably mean and despicable crime” where he desecrated and damaged two graves when steali(...)

James Nesbitt as a convincingly sinister Howell, and Genevieve O’Reilly as the passive yet quietly duplicitous Hazel in the  dramatisation of the 1991 murders of Lesley Howell and Trevor Buchanan in Coleraine, Co Derry.

Who has the right to tell the stories of our lives? When does a deeply personal narrative of violence, grief and loss become public property? These a(...)

Dark secrets: Genevieve O’Reilly and James Nesbitt in ‘The Secret’

For more than 20 years a Northern Ireland dentist, Colin Howell, and his lover, a Sunday-school teacher named Hazel Buchanan, got away with murder. In(...)

Dana Scallon had “known all along” about child sex abuse allegations against her brother John Brown despite publicly denying she knew anything about them, one of his alleged victims told an English court today. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire.

Dana Scallon had “known all along” about child sex abuse allegations against her brother despite publicly denying she knew anything about them, one of(...)

Red carpet royalty: Channing Tatum, Kirsten Stewart and Robert Pattinson all have high-profile films at Cannes

It’s not easy being a teen heartthrob. Every day you have to fight your way past hordes of screaming hormones when going out for hobnobs and Toilet Du(...)

Kyle Jorgensen (47), an American, was told by her husband how he gassed his first wife Lesley (pictured above) and his then lover’s policeman husband before persuading her not to inform the authorities for the sake of their children’s future. Photograph: PA Wire

The ex-wife of Co Derry dentist Colin Howell who told police she kept his double murder secret for over a decade is not to be prosecuted.Kyle Jorgense(...)

A demonstrator hula hoops among banners in the protest camp by the entrance to a site run by Cuadrilla Resources, outside the village of Balcombe in southern England. Photograph:  Luke MacGregor/Reuters

Britain frequently suffers from a metropolitan virus whereby issues can linger on the margins of southeast England’s consciousness until they have a d(...)

 David Howell  tees off on the first hole during a practice round for the Avantha Masters in Delhi. Photograph: Julian Finney/Getty Images

Spain ’s Alvaro Quiros will look to shake off the rust and boredom of a four-month spell on the sidelines when he returns to action in the Ava(...)