Deirdre Byrne

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The report found carers can look after loved ones for up to 17 hours a day and the commitment involved can leave to social isolation. Photograph:  John Stillwell/PA

The assumption that extended families in rural areas will always be there to help out no longer applies, a new report has suggested. A study into fa(...)

`Mine' anthology: Artists views on the repeal the Eighth Amendment

An anthology of work by artists and illustrators is being published to mark International Women’s Day and to highlight the issue of abortion rights in(...)

File photograph of flowers at the scene at Tyrrelstown park, west Dublin, where a Ahmed Bari drowned in the pond near his home. An inquest returned a verdict of accidental death. Photograph: Eric Luke

A five-year-old boy who drowned in a Dublin pond loved to throw stones to create a splash, an inquest heard. Ahmed Bari (5) from Belgree Lawns in Tyre(...)