Joe Boland

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Clockwise from top left: Shaun Harkin, Daniel Scott, John Harley and Mícheál Roarty were killed in a single-vehicle road crash in Co Donegal

Four friends were killed after their car left a narrow road and shot more than 20m into a field in Co Donegal, an inquest has heard. John Harley, Sha(...)

Coroner found Randy McNalley’s death was as a result of an accident. Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill

Two divers were killed within less than three weeks of each other during separate accidents off the coast of Co Donegal, inquests into their deaths ha(...)

Brendan O’Regan, who was catering comptroller at Shannon Airport and a onetime chairman of Bord Fáilte

It may now be a global $70 billion business, but it has its origins in the mind of one Clare man. And like many innovations, the concept of duty free,(...)

Megan McQuaide was taken by ambulance to hospital but had to be accompanied by gardaí because of her behaviour. Photograph:Frank Miller

A young woman shouted “If you can’t beat them, eat them” after she bit a detective in a Garda station. Megan McQuaide (18) was arrested after she was(...)

Stephen McGrath, Theresa Robinson and Kaylem Ó Murachaidh lost their lives in a crash in Donegal.

Four of the five people killed in two recent car crashes in Co Donegal were not wearing seatbelts. The two crashes, which happened within just a few (...)

Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald: ‘We have made massive changes to the operation and governance of An Garda Síochána.’ Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Bad behaviour among some members of the Garda should not be “rolled up endlessly” into an accusation of a “flawed culture”, the Minister for Justic(...)

Brian McLaughlin appeared at Letterkenny Circuit Court after pleading guilty to the 2013 offences at a previous sitting.

A young woman had to pretend to her boyfriend that she was pregnant to stop him from strangling her, a court in Co Donegal has heard. Shauna McLaughl(...)