Ms Mckenna

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The global rise in greenhouse gas emissions over the past year has been driven by increased use of coal to generate power and heat, the UN climate tal(...)

An image from Marh 2018 showing seven of the 14 ‘hooded men’, who were kept in hoods interned in Northern Ireland in 1971. (From left) Jim Auld, Patrick McNally, Liam Shannon, Fracncie McGuigan, Davy Rodgers, Brian Turley and Joe Clarke. Photograph: PA

The Government is to appeal the European Court of Human Right’s finding that 14 men in Northern Ireland were not tortured when detained by the British(...)

Mary Mckenna flanked by Daniel and Majella O’Donnell after the Gallows View B&B in Bunratty Co Clare came out as the overall winner of the B&B Ireland Award at the Ashling Hotel, Dublin. Photo: Gareth Chaney/Collins

The 1962 visit of US president John F Kennedy is credited with giving rise to the Irish B&B, when a need for accommodation flung open the doors to(...)

Dr Eve Bruce and a colleague in Lashkar Gah, Afghanistan.

Three Irish women working with Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) in Afghanistan will celebrate International Women’s Day in a conflict zone. Nurse Aoife(...)

Fr Tony O’Riordan, PP, Corpus Christi Church, Moyross, Limerick. Photograph Liam Burke/Press 22

Last Sunday, from the altar of Corpus Christi church in Moyross, parish priest Fr Tony O’Riordan condemned the drug dealers who have plagued the Lime(...)

Patricia Kelly of Console Charity and wife of Paul Kelly is seen  leaving the Four Courts on Tuesday  after a High Court hearing. Photograph: Collins

Interim boss of the Console charity, David Hall, has told the High Court he has lost any remaining confidence in its founder Paul Kelly after a search(...)

A migrant girl shows a banner during a protest demanding the opening of the border between Greece and Macedonia in the northern Greek border station of Idomeni, Greece, on Wednesday. The UN refugee agency pulled out staff Tuesday from facilities on Lesbos and other Greek islands being used to detain refugees and migrants as an international deal with Turkey came under further strain. Photograph: AP

Médecins Sans Frontières has decided to cease its operations in the EU run Moria “hotspot” on the Lesbos island in Greece. The aid agency had been p(...)

Syrian refugees walk along the Istanbul-Edirne highway in an attempt to cross the Turkish-Greek border in Edirne, a city in the west of Turkey. Photograph: Cem Turkel/EPA

Aid agencies have criticised European ministers for failing to reach an agreement on a relocation scheme for refugees, calling on the EU to replace sm(...)

 Mark Nash. Photograph: Collins Courts

A man on trial accused of a 1997 double murder warned a garda who approached him to stay away or he would kill her, a jury has heard.Mark Nash (42), w(...)