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 Mr Justice Michael White’s appointment was confirmed following a Cabinet meeting. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

The Government has confirmed that High Court judge Mr Justice Michael White is to take over the Commission of Investigation relating to responses to a(...)

An Taisce says the agricultural activity needed to support the proposed Belview cheese plant would increase carbon emissions and damage water quality.

Four former Fine Gael ministers and two Senators have criticised An Taisce for appealing the High Court’s decision to grant planning permission to a €(...)

The Necrology Wall at Glasnevin Cemetery as it appears now. Photograph: Alan Betson

It has been five years since the Glasnevin Wall was unveiled, opened with the lofty ambition to remember everyone, friend and foe, who died during Ire(...)

 Handwritten  and floral tributes to Sarah Everard  placed at Clapham Common in London. Photograph: Andy Rain/EPA

Violence against women barely exists. It is like radiation – deadly but invisible. Every now and then, a particularly terrible incident forces it to t(...)

Taoiseach Micheál Martin said  a lot of ‘easy narratives’ about vaccination supply and distribution were out there but the challenge remained a significant one.  File photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Taoiseach Micheál Martin has told his parliamentary party there is no “magic tree” when it comes to vaccinating the population of the State quickly. (...)

The American Irish Historical Society property on Fifth Avenue. Photograph: Google Maps

The Oireachtas Foreign Affairs Committee has written to the board of the American Irish Historical Society urging it to reverse its decision to sell i(...)

Taoiseach Micheal Martin  told colleagues a “prolonged period” of suppression was required. Photograph:Gareth Chaney/Collins

Taoiseach Micheál Martin has indicated that Ireland will remain in a prolonged period of lockdown that Fianna Fáil colleagues predict could last right(...)

Depiction of John Twiss in the dock, taken from an edition of the Kerryman in January 1956. Image: Michael O’Donoghue Memorial Heritage Project/Kerryman.

A report on the circumstances of a murder that took place in Co Cork 125 years ago could lead to posthumous pardon of the man who was executed for the(...)

Mary Lou McDonald speaks at a graveside commemoration in Glasnevin to mark 150 years since the birth of Constance Markievicz. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Sinn Féin TD Brian Stanley’s tweet comparing the Kilmichael ambush and the Narrow Water attacks that left 18 British soldiers dead was not just anothe(...)

Two life-sentence prisoners were recalled to resume serving their sentences behind bars for breaching the conditions of their release. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Seventeen life-sentence prisoners were released in 2019, in what was the busiest year for the Parole Board since 2014. The average term served by lif(...)

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