Jim O Callaghan

306 results

 Paul Anthony McDermott  who died on Tuesday after a short illness. Photograph: Collins Courts.

The contribution of barrister, public commentator and author Paul Anthony McDermott to the legal system in Ireland was highlighted as the Dáil debated(...)

Fine Gael’s Wexford  byelection candidate Verona Murphy has made a number of controversial comments on migrants in recent days. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times.

Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan has renewed his criticism in the Dáil of remarks by Fine Gael Wexford byelection candidate Verona Murphy about m(...)

Fine Gael byelection candidate in Wexford Verona Murphy with  Louise Hennessey from Southknock, New Ross, and  Cllr Bridin Murphy. Photograph: Patrick Browne

Remarks by a Fine Gael byelection candidate about Islamic State (Isis) and migrants represent “ignorant, ill-informed, dangerous rhetoric that every r(...)

The aftermath of an arson attack on Sinn Féin TD Martin Kenny’s car recently. Photograph: supplied by Brian Farrell

The Government has been urged by Sinn Féin TD Martin Kenny not to give in to “bullies” in the provision of accommodation for asylum seekers as he cite(...)

Shane O’Farrell was killed in August 2011, while cycling on the N2 near Carrickmacross, Co Monaghan.

The State has “covered up for something that is very rotten” in the investigation into the killing of a 23-year-old cyclist in a hit-and-run incident (...)

Lorraine Clifford-Lee  said  the tweets were “totally inappropriate” and “wrong”, adding that she is “very sorry for offending people”.  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A Fianna Fáil Senator has said she is willing to meet representatives of the Travelling community to apologise for tweets she posted which were d(...)

The Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors   described Minister for State Michael D’Arcy’s ‘claims’ as ‘unhelpful’. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Garda sergeants and inspectors have called on Minister for State Michael D’Arcy to “clarify” remarks in which he said local police had not moved fast (...)

Quinn Industrial Holdings offices in Derrylin in Co Fermanagh. File photograph: Liam McBurney/PA Wire

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has met the five directors of Quinn Industrial Holdings including Kevin Lunney to tell them their safety and security, and that(...)

A silent protest has continued at the Achill Head Hotel in Pollagh, Co Mayo in recent days. Protesting residents say the hotel is not suitable to house asylum seekers. Photograph: Conor McKeown

Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan has called for an end to recent protests on Achill Island, Co Mayo, saying they are not “representative” of the(...)

News of plans to use the Achill Head Hotel as a direct provision centre emerged on Wednesday of last week and a heated public meeting took place on the island that night.

Residents on Achill Island, Co Mayo have insisted they are not opposed to having asylum seekers living in their community but are opposed to lack of c(...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • Next
  • Last »