Dayna Kearney (22) was acquitted at Naas Circuit Criminal Court of dangerous driving causing death, and of driving a defective vehicle. Photograph:  Colin Keegan, Collins Dublin.

The coroner’s office in Kildare has said no decision has yet been taken on whether an inquest is to be held into the deaths of four young women in a r(...)

Memorial plaque to Niamh Doyle in her sister Louise’s home. “My story comes from love,” says Louise. “It’s not to slate anybody – to slate the gardaí or the girl. It’s just a story that I’m telling. Niamh deserves it.” Photograph: Peter Murtagh

Louise and Niamh Doyle’s last Christmas together was a good one. They laughed and they joked, they ate and they drank. They snuggled up on Louise’s s(...)

Ashling Middleton, Chermaine Carroll, Gemma Nolan and Niamh Doyle died after the car in which they were travelling was in collision with a van near Athy, Co Kildare.

The trial of a young woman charged with dangerous driving causing the death of four friends has been told she did not have a full driving licence and (...)

Ashling Middleton, Chermaine Carroll, Gemma Nolan and Niamh Doyle died after the car they were travelling in collided with a van near Athy.

The driver of the car in which four friends were killed in Athy last year has been sent forward for trial to Naas Circuit Criminal Court on a dangerou(...)