Michael Twomey

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A High Court judge has refused to grant an unprecedented application by Tusla for orders permitting the disclosure of a teenager’s HIV status.

A High Court judge has refused to grant an unprecedented application by the Child and Family Agency, Tusla, for orders permitting a 17-year-old male’s(...)

Frank Duggan  and Michael Twomey,  who played Cha and Miah in Hall’s Pictorial Weekly. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

When he was 11 years old, Cork actor Michael Twomey, who has died of cancer at the age of 84, made his debut on the stage. So began a lifelong love af(...)

Frank Duggan, who played “Cha”, at the funeral of actor Michael Twomey at St Michael’s Church, Blackrock, Cork. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

Veteran Cork actor Michael Twomey, who died on Wednesday aged 84, was a versatile actor and writer whose work in the Cha and Miah TV comedy sketches w(...)

Michael Twomey (right)  in 2012 with Frank Duggan with whom he played as characters Miah and Cha in “Hall’s Pictorial Weekly”. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Fond tributes have been paid to veteran Cork actor Michael Twomey who has died aged 84. A stalwart of the Cork theatrical scene for decades, he was b(...)

The Irish Midwives Association  has expressed deep concern over a High Court case in which it emerged that the HSE attempted to force a woman to have a caesarean section against her will.  File photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

The Irish Midwives Association (IMA) has expressed deep concern over a High Court case in which it emerged that the HSE attempted to force a woman to (...)

Deirdre Foley, owner of D2 Private is shouted at by former Clery’s worker John Crowe (with water bottle) as she leaves the High Court. D2 Private is part of the Natrium consortium which bought Clerys.   Photograph: Collins

A ‘directors pack’ containing financial details about Clerys department store and its workforce was one of the reasons why inspectors sought documents(...)

Deirdre Foley, owner of D2 Private is shouted at by former Clery’s worker John Crowe (with water bottle) as she leaves the High Court. D2 Private is part of the Natrium consortium which bought Clerys.   Photograph: Collins

A ‘directors pack’ containing financial details about Clerys department store and its workforce was one of the reasons why inspectors sought documents(...)

Mr Justice Peter Kelly: not seen as being close to either Government party. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

The Government nominated Mr Justice Peter Kelly as the next president of the High Court and two new High Court judges at its final Cabinet meeting be(...)

The judge said John Paul O’Driscoll had been guilty of ‘phenomenally dangerous driving’. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

A man who deliberately drove a stolen van while drunk at a motorcycle garda trying to divert traffic away from a garda pursuit has been jailed for 12(...)

Tributes were last night paid to a garda who suffered serious injuries when he was struck by a stolen v(...)

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