Talks chaired by Dr Richard Haass (above) and Harvard professor Meghan O’Sullivan are to continue over the weekend. Photograph: Paul Faith/PA Wire

Northern Secretary Theresa Villiers has appointed a new Parades Commission as the Haass talks enter a crucial stage in pursuit of agreement on parades(...)

Celtic supporters were fined €50k by Uefa for this display before the Champions League Goup H match against AC Milan at Celtic Park in November. Photograph: Brian Stewart/EPA

Scottish champions Celtic have been fined €50,000 after “illicit” banners were displayed by fans during a Champions League match against AC Milan in (...)

Good news for the coalition

The Government will take heart from the findings of the latest Irish Times/Ipsos MRBI opinion poll that show a slow but persistent growth in the level(...)

The European Court of Human Rights has ruled that a Dublin man’s right to a fair trial was not violated by procedures adopted by the Special Criminal (...)

Garda Commissioner Martin Callinan: stressed the report would take some time to review in full

Garda Commissioner Martin Callinan has said that the force had been “devastated” at the findings of the Smithwick tribunal that gardaí had colluded in(...)

Garda Commissioner Martin Callinan speaking to the media at the Garda Reserve graduation in Templemore today. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Garda Commissioner Martin Callinan has said the force had been “devastated” at the findings of the Smithwick Tribunal that gardai had colluded in the (...)

The recently published Smithwick Report concluded that, on the balance of probabilities, collusion occurred between gardaí and the Provisional IRA in the killing of RUC officers Harry Breen and Bob Buchanan. Photograph: Julien Behal/PA Wire

Collusion would be shown to be a factor in many more murders committed during The Troubles if the same standards of investigation used in the Smithwic(...)

Kenneth Donohoe attempted a number of appeals and tried to have the conviction overturned in the European Court of Human Rights claiming that the sworn testimony of Garda Chief Superintendent Philip Kelly infringed his right to a fair trail.

An IRA man jailed after a suspected spy ring was unearthed has lost the final leg of legal battles to stop the courts accepting confidential evidence (...)

Tániste and Minister for Foreign Affairs Eamon Gilmore TD, former British prime minister John Major and Dick Spring at the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade in Dublin for the 20th Anniversary of the Downing Street Declaration. Photograph: Sam Boal

Former British prime minister Sir John Major has hailed the document he agreed with Albert Reynolds in 1993 which prepared the ground for the IRA ceas(...)

No one believes SF leader’s denial about IRA membership, says Taoiseach Enda Kenny

The Taoiseach challenged the Sinn Féin leader to say if he was a member of the IRA during bitter Dáil exchanges.Enda Kenny said that if Gerry Adams wa(...)

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