From left or right: Tom O’ Donoghue, member of NET patient network, Mark McDonnell, chairman of NET , Andrea Martin, member of NET  and  Michael Fallon, member of NET

It was the type of cancer that killed Apple co-founder Steve Jobs in 2011 and American soul singer Aretha Franklin in 2018. It’s the cancer that RTÉ (...)

Victim: Dermot O’Toole with his wife, Catherine, and their sons, Dale, Christian and Trent

Between August 2012 and July 2013 three Irish people were murdered in Melbourne. The deaths of David Greene, Jill Meagher and Dermot O’Toole were unco(...)

A file image of Dermot O’Toole (left) and his wife Bridget. Gavin Perry was today sentenced to 27 years for the fatal stabbing of Mr O’Toole in Melbourne last July. Photograph: The Age

The man who fatally stabbed Irish jeweller Dermot O’Toole during a botched robbery in Melbourne when he was on parole has been sentenced to 27 years i(...)

Tommie Gorman on assignment in Mauritius last year. Photograph: Paul Faith, Press Association

Twenty years ago next January, out of the blue, I was diagnosed with cancer. It hasn’t gone away – a dodgy liver remains home to over 20 secondary tum(...)

The Jewel Shed in Melbourne, where Dermot O’Toole was stabbed to death.

A man has appeared before a Melbourne court charged with the stabbing to death of an Irish jeweller.Dermot O’Toole (64), who was originally from Co Ga(...)