Maureen Irvine, of Malin, Inishowen with brothers Ali, Hugh and John Farren, of Malinhead, Co Donegal (L-R), protesting outside Leinster House, in support of an improved  mica redress scheme. Photograph: Conor Ó Mearain/Collins

Representatives of Donegal and Mayo homeowners affected by defective mica bricks have made a “final” demand for 100 per cent redress, a 40-year State (...)

In The News is presented by reporters Conor Pope and Sorcha Pollak.

On Tuesday, busloads of people travelled from Donegal and Mayo to protest outside Dublin’s Convention Centre calling for increased financial supports (...)

High Court bid: A judge in Belfast rejected a challenge from a loyalist double killer after pointing out that it could lead to a form of amnesty for anybody who killed more than once during the Troubles.

A Belfast loyalist jailed for murdering a Catholic teenager failed yesterday in a High Court bid to be freed under the royal prerogative of mercy.Lawy(...)