Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney: reminded people to be vigilant in relation to their personal safety whilst travelling overseas. Photograph: Donall Farmer/The Irish Times

Nearly 2,200 Irish citizens in distress abroad, including 344 who were arrested and 318 who suffered medical emergencies, received consular assistance(...)

A postmortem showed Danielle  McLaughlin died from cerebral damage and constriction of the neck. Photograph: Family handout/PA Wire

The body of a Donegal woman killed in India earlier this week is expected to be flown home to Ireland early next week. Danielle McLaughlin (28) from (...)

Former Kerry player Eoin Brosnan is adamant that it’s still better to be involved at the end of the season. Photo: Inpho

Kerry return to the league play-offs for the first time in four years this weekend after an impressive run of form since losing their first two match(...)

 Colin and  Eithne Bell, who set up the Kevin Bell Repatriation Trust in memory of their son. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Colin Bell usually takes the call at his house in Newry. Somebody, somewhere, thousands of miles away has died, and their family doesn’t know what (...)

Limerick man Jason Corbett (39) was found dead at his home in Wallburg, North Carolina on August 3rd

The body of a Limerick man killed in the US will arrive in Ireland tomorrow after a charitable trust endeavoured to pay the repatriation costs. A flig(...)