Brian Farrel

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The direct provision accommodation for asylum seekers will house 25 families in Ballinamore. Photograph: Brian Farrell

Seven families will move into controversial new direct provision accommodation in Ballinamore, Co Leitrim, before Christmas. In all, 27 people will t(...)

Coroner’s Court in Dublin: The postmortem confirmed the cause of death of Micheál O’Donoghue, from Ross Road, Killarney, to be drowning. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A 25-year-old Kerry supporter in Dublin for the All-Ireland football final last year drowned after a night out with friends when he fell into the Roya(...)

Changes to legislation in Britain means authority unable to take new cases to ban drink-drivers in the North from driving here. Photograph: Frank Miller

A flaw in procedures to ban drink-drivers convicted in Northern Ireland from driving in the Republic, identified by a Circuit Court judgment on Tuesda(...)