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Archie McConville was the last to see his mother alive. Photograph: Colm Lenaghan/Pacemaker

Mourners at the funeral of Archie McConville have been told of his “ardent hope” that those with information about the North’s “Disappeared” “will com(...)

 St Judes Tom Lahiff is tackled by  Adam Caul of Round Towers Lusk  during the Dublin SFC clash at Parnell Park. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Hurler of the Year favourite Cian Lynch is on the brink of yet more success after powering Patrickswell through to the Limerick SHC final. Lynch was(...)

Former Defence Forces member Lisa Smith is due to stand trial in the Special Criminal Court in January next on charges of membership of the Islamic State group and with financing terrorism. Photograph: Collins Courts

The fallout from the Covid-19 pandemic and Brexit, large-scale housing plans, and the final mother and baby homes investigation report all feature in (...)

PSNI Chief Constable Simon Byrne at police headquarters, east Belfast, on the release of a report into policing in south Armagh. Photograph: Jonathan Porter/PressEye

Little progress has been made on policing in South Armagh despite more than two decades of peace, with the Crossmaglen area in particular appearing to(...)

PSNI Chief Constable Simon Byrne did not make any public comment following sharp criticism on Wednesday . File photograph: PA

Northern Ireland Chief Constable Simon Byrne is expected to come under increased pressure from unionist politicians over a review of policing in south(...)

PSNI chief constable Simon Byrne in Newry on Tuesday after briefing members of the south Armagh community on the details of the report on policing in the area. Photograph: Liam McBurney/PA Wire

To step inside Crossmaglen police station in south Armagh is to step back in time. The public entrance is a single, metal door with a buzzer set in a(...)

Fifty recommendations for the PSNI were detailed in a 170-page report published on Tuesday, which was produced following a review of policing in south Armagh. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA

A cross-Border agreement should be reached to allow police services in the North and the Republic to pursue suspects across the Border, according to (...)

A former customs guard hut is illuminated on the Irish Border  in Ravensdale, Ireland. Photograph:  Charles McQuillan/Getty

The Irish Border is the defining feature of Ireland’s modern political geography. Established in law in the 1920 Government of Ireland Act, it was int(...)

Det Garda Donohoe was shot dead at Lordship Credit Union in Co Louth on January 25th, 2013. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A suspect for the murder of Det Garda Adrian Donohoe was still being detained by gardaí for questioning on Tuesday night. The man, who is in his 30s(...)

Shelmaliers celebrate their victory in the Wexford SHC final. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Tip O’Neill’s aphorism that all politics is local is widely quoted but you can’t always separate the local from its wider context. Next weekend these(...)

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