While I have every sympathy for those with sick children, this does not extend to condoning any attempt to undermine a vaccine which will save the lives of thousands of patients in years to come

Earlier this year I publicly proposed a new policy in response to reports of declining vaccination rates in Ireland. Specifically, I suggested that, b(...)

The Mindfulness Matters project is inspired by the fact that whenever Derval Dunford looks out her window at home she sees Croagh Patrick in its various moods.

I have a persistent memory of a man who had retired from farming sitting outside his home in Naas, basking in the sunshine as my father and I drove b(...)

Members of the Garda Crime Scene Investigation Unit examine the scene at Mourne Park, Skerries, where Michael Gannon was stabbed to death in 2013. Photograph: Colin Keegan, Collins Dublin

A 30-year-old man has been found not guilty of the murder of a Dublin grandfather by reason of insanity. Dragos Nica, of Mourne Park, Skerries, Co Du(...)

Allyson Keehan is best known for her sumptuous, exact paintings of draped fabrics

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Members of the Garda Crime Scene Investigation Unit examine the two houses at the scene on Mourne Park, Skerries where Mr Gannon was stabbed. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins

A man will appear in court this afternoon charged in connection with the murder of Michael Gannon (55) in Skerries, Co Dublin.Gardaí will bring the m(...)