During her funeral , Danielle McLaughlin was described as  a colourful character, like a gem which caught the light and reflected it in all its beauty around her.

It should have been the darkest of days. But family and friends of Danielle McLaughlin ensured they honoured the “bright and vibrant” Donegal woman in(...)

Louise James attends a ceremony at Buncrana front shore on Sunday night with Francis Crawford and baby Rioghnoch who survived incident in which five of her relatives died after their vehicle went into  Lough Swilly. Photograph: Trevor McBride.

More than 1,000 gathered at the scene of last Sunday’s drowning in Buncrana in Co Donegal last night to honour the dead and those who tried desperate(...)

PSNI:  judge was told that allowing the force to participate in the case would strengthen opposition to attempts to quash the findings reached on the deaths of Martin McCaughey and Dessie Grew.

The PSNI should be excluded from a legal challenge to the inquest verdict on the killing of two IRA men, the High Court heard today.Lawyers for the fa(...)

 The priest had been engaged in therapy, to help him cope with what he was experiencing and to prepare him for return to public ministry. File photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

A Derry priest who recently returned to ministry after being cleared following an allegation made against him has resigned his role as parish p(...)

7/3/2012.   - NEWS -Bishop Donal McKeown, at a press conference following the Spring general meeting of the Irish Bishops' Conference, in Maynooth, Co. Kildare.Photographer: Dara Mac D�naill / THE IRISH TIMES Photographer: Dara Mac Donaill / THE IRISH TIMES

The new Catholic Bishop of Derry is Donal McKeown, who had been Auxiliary Bishop of Down and Connor since 2001. He succeeds Bishop Séamus Hegar(...)