James Shaw

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New Zealand’s prime minister Jacinda Ardern: “I absolutely believe and continue to stand by the statement that climate change is the biggest challenge of our time.” Photograph:  Lillian Suwanrumpha/AFP via Getty Images)

Jacinda Ardern’s landmark climate legislation has passed in New Zealand’s parliament, with historic cross-party support, committing the nation to redu(...)

Dublin’s Westmoreland Lock Hospital was subsequently re-named St Margaret of Cortona.

The Westmoreland Lock Hospital was an institution that Dubliners hoped never to enter. Relocated to Townsend Street in 1792 to treat widespread venere(...)

Former Anglo Irish Bank company secretary Bernard Daly (left) and former chief operations officer Tiernan O’Mahoney. They  were jailed in July for conspiracy to falsify bank records and defraud the Revenue Commissioners, and are appealing their convictions and the length of their sentences. Photographs: Collins Courts/The Irish Times

The Court of Appeal must assume the jury abided by the directions of the trial judge in the case against three former Anglo Irish Bank officials, the (...)

New Zealand prime minister John Key: accused opposition politicians of “backing the rapists” in debate about the detention of New Zealand citizens in Australia. Photograph: Glyn Kirk/AFP

Several female MPs were ordered to leave the New Zealand parliament on Wednesday after their declarations that they had been victims of sexual assault(...)

Former Anglo Irish Bank official Bernard Daly at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court on  Monday. Photograph: Court Collins

One of three former officials at Anglo Irish Bank, on trial at the Dublin Circuit Criminal Court, told gardaí he was not involved in a conspiracy to h(...)

Former Anglo Irish Bank official Aoife Maguire at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court. Photograph: Court Collins.

A former member of the IT department at Anglo Irish Bank has told the trial of three of its former officers that one of them issued an instruction tha(...)