Phil Healy winning the women’s 200m final at the national track & field championships. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

The problem with being Ireland’s fastest woman is that every time you race against Irish opposition you are expected to win. It’s not easy, and Phil H(...)

The intensive care unit at the Galway Clinic. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

“Deliberate and wanton” actions by the Galway Clinic have been described in the High Court as designed to destroy the career and reputation of a cons(...)

Mark English wins his heat of the Men’s 800m, qualifying for tomorrow’s semi-finals. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

With a clear signal of both his medal ambitions and tactical cuteness Mark English comfortably qualified for the semi-final of the men’s 800 metres - (...)

Mark English has been combining his athletics preparations with his third year of medical studies at UCD. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Not many Irish athletes can talk up their medal prospects in such realistic terms as Mark English. At 21, he may still be a student of 800 metre runn(...)

Mourners leave lighted candles following the funeral service  Solomon Soremekun. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

A grieving mother is to travel home to her family in Nigeria to mourn her three-year-old son who died in Galway last week. Omolara Alibi is making pla(...)

Solomon Soremekun, who died from injuries sustained in a lift shaft in an office building in Galway on Monday afternoon, was buried yesterday.

The mother of the three-year-old boy who was killed in a lift shaft in Galway last week was too distraught to attend his funeral.Omolara Alibi grieved(...)

Solomon Suremekun, who died of crush injuries after he got trapped in a lift in Galway city last Monday .

The mother of the three-year- old boy who died after he became trapped in a lift in Galway city has called for the investigation to be made public whe(...)

  Praveen Halappananvar: had sought meeting with Minister for Health James Reilly  since June. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Minister for Health James Reilly has extended an invitation to Praveen Halappananvar, widower of Savita Halappanavar (31), to meet him.Mr Halappanavar(...)

Praveen Halappanavar says there should be an external component to the review. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Savita Halappanavar’s husband, Praveen, has criticised the lack of outside independent involvement in the disciplinary process announced for staff inv(...)

Savita Halappanavar

Significant deficiencies in the care of critically ill women in the State’s 19 maternity hospitals have been identified in a report on the death of Sa(...)

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