Kellie Harrington: “Light welterweight was 64kg. I was never actually 64kg. I was always lighter than 64kg but now I look bigger than I did when I was at 64.” Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

It seemed illusionary at the Senior Championships last February. Kellie Harrington, four kilos lighter than she used to be, seemed almost bigger than (...)

A barrister became acutely stressed and died following a perceived mistake he made during his work, an inquest has heard. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times.

A barrister became acutely stressed and died following a perceived mistake he made during his work, an inquest has heard. Dublin Coroner’s Court hear(...)

Dr Gabriel Scally will engage directly with  affected women or their next of kin as part of the inquiry into the smear test scandal.  Photograph:  Niall Carson/PA

How to investigate why dozens of women received false smear tests and why they were not told about them – and how to conduct that investigation quickl(...)

A man who pushed a 62-year-old woman in front of busy traffic during a random Dublin city centre attack has been given a suspended sentence. Marcus K(...)

Gardaí have appealed for witnesses to contact Donnybrook Garda Station.

Gardaí are investigating after a cyclist was killed in a collision with a truck in Dublin on Wednesday. The incident occurred on the N11 at the junct(...)

Rhonda Daly, Brian McCarroll and Meabh Henderson. Photograph: Alan Betson

Cystic fibrosis is the most common life-threatening inherited disease in Ireland. One in 19 Irish people carry the cystic fibrosis gene, but both pare(...)

James Nolan: “We always focus on the recipients and say that they are able to do this and that. I couldn’t do anything without my sister.” Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Three years ago James Nolan of Nolan’s Butchers in Kilcullen, Co Kildare, went to the House of Lords to accept the most prestigious award of its kind (...)

Caroline Lynch, organ donation coordinator:  “I’m humbled and privileged to journey with families at such an intense and dark moment in their lives.” Photograph: Tom Honan

Caroline Lynch has been an organ donation coordinator for about two years. The former paediatric intensive care nurse says that a lot of people ask he(...)

You can pick up an organ donor card from your local pharmacy and keep it in your wallet. Photograph: Istock

Everyone has a vague idea about organ donation – knowing it involves a healthy organ being taken from one person (alive or dead) and given to another (...)

St James’s Hospital: each individual hospital makes its own local arrangement for parking fees. Photograph: Alan Betson

The Government is to launch a review of car parking charges in hospitals with a view to launching a national policy. Minister for Health Simon Harris(...)

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