Cpl Patrick Gallagher from Derrintogher, Co Mayo, of the US Marines was shot dead while on patrol in Da Nang on March 30th, 1967.

The US navy is to name a ship after a young Mayo man Cpl Patrick (Bob) Gallagher who was killed in Vietnam in 1967, it was announced in New York on Mo(...)

Members of the Defence Forces and the US army will today attend the unveiling of a plaque to honour an Irish man killed in Vietnam. Corporal Patrick(...)

Lisa Nevin wore this top in memory of her partner, Christopher Nevin, at the Central Criminal Court in Dublin last November. Photograph: Collins

One man was imprisoned for life while another will be sentenced next Monday for their part in killing a man during an argument over a pedigree chihuah(...)

Christopher Nevin’s partner Lisa Nevin outside the Central Criminal Court in Dublin. Photograph: Collins

One man was convicted of murder and a second of manslaughter for killing a man with an axe during an argument over a pedigree chihuahua. Wayne Cluske(...)

File photograph. The murder trial has heard that Josh Turner loaned a male chihuahua to Christopher Nevin to breed with his three females. When only one of the chihuahuas got pregnant, a dispute arose, ending in a fatal fight. Photograph: Yuri Nunes/EyeEm

A witness has admitted he lied to a murder trial by failing to mention the deceased had a hatchet in his hand when he entered a row that led to his de(...)

File photograph of a  chihuahua. Photograph: Yuri Nunes/EyeEm

A man who was allegedly beaten to death with a hatchet during a row over a chihuahua had a previous conviction for stamping on a man’s head, a murder (...)

File photograph of a  chihuahua. Photograph: Yuri Nunes/EyeEm

A man was killed with a hatchet in a row over a pedigree chihuahua that failed to father enough pups, a prosecution barrister told the Central Crimina(...)

Gardai investigating the murder of a man last week have arrested two suspects for questioning.

Gardai investigating the murder of a man last week have arrested two suspects for questioning. Christopher Nevin, a 27-year-old married man, was fatal(...)

John Joe Nevin arriving at Mullingar District Court on Thursday. Photograph: James Flynn/APX

Olympic silver medallist John Joe Nevin is facing a trial by judge and jury after he was charged yesterday with the offence of violent disorder. Nevin(...)

Olympic silver medallist John Joe Nevin has been barred from every pub in Co Westmeath pending a court case following a brawl outside a bar earlier this week. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times.

Olympic silver medallist John Joe Nevin has been barred from every pub in Co Westmeath pending a court case following a brawl outside a bar earlier th(...)

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