Ivor Bell

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Veteran republican Ivor Bell. File Photograph: Niall Carson/PA

A man charged over the murder of Jean McConville from Belfast more than 40 years ago is unfit to stand criminal trial, a judge ruled. Criminal procee(...)

Gerry Adams speaks to the media after being released  in 2014 following questioning in Co Antrim in relation to the murder of Jean McConville. Photograph: Charles McQuillan/Pacemaker

Declaring to the BBC’s Andrew Marr that his struggle for a united Ireland was not a failure, Gerry Adams made an implausible claim: the target had not(...)

File photograph of veteran republican Ivor Bell. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire.

A veteran republican charged in connection with the murder of Belfast mother-of-10 Jean McConville in 1972 is not medically fit to stand trial, a cour(...)

Ivor Bell: faces two counts of soliciting the IRA abduction and killing of Belfast mother Jean McConville in 1972. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Prosecutors intend to proceed with legal action involving a veteran republican charged in connection with the IRA’s murder of Jean McConville, a lawye(...)

Gerry Adams was among hundreds of republicans held without trial in Northern Ireland during the height of the Troubles. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams has launched a legal bid to overturn two historical convictions for attempting to escape from prison. Mr Adams has start(...)

Ivor Bell (80) is charged in connection with the IRA murder of Jean McConville. File photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Medical reports are not yet ready on a veteran republican charged in connection with the IRA murder of Jean McConville, a court in Belfast has heard. (...)

 Lawyers for Ivor Bell (79) told a judge their client had been diagnosed with a vascular form of dementia.  File photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

A veteran republican charged in connection with the IRA murder of Jean McConville is suffering from dementia and would not be able to fully participat(...)

Ivor Bell: faces  two counts of soliciting Jean McConville’s killing in 1972. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

A veteran republican charged in connection with the IRA murder of a mother of 10 is to undergo medical examination to determine whether he is fit to p(...)

Ivor Bell leaving Belfast Laganside Court last year after he faced counts of aiding and abetting the killing of Jean McConville. File Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Efforts are being made to obtain evidence from an American witness in the case against a veteran republican charged over the killing of Jean McConvill(...)

 Carrie Twomey and her husband Anthony McIntyre. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

The British government has lodged a subpoena with Boston College seeking access to taped interviews given by former IRA prisoner Dr Anthony McIntyre, (...)

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