Vindicated: Maurice McCabe with his wife, Lorraine, and Katie Hannon of RTÉ in Whistleblower

During one brief pocket of calm in what we can call the Maurice McCabe saga, the second part of Whistleblower: The Maurice McCabe Story (RTÉ One, Tues(...)

Former Garda commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan at the Disclosures Tribunal  in Dublin Castle on Tuesday. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

There’s a scene in William Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream where Quince, in reference to a play within the play, says: “We must have a wall in(...)

Garda Keith Harrison and his partner Marisa Simms. Photograph:  Stephen Collins/Collins Photos

The partner of a garda who says he was targeted for making a protected disclosure has told the Charleton tribunal that Garda Keith Harrison did not wa(...)

Garda whistleblower Keith Harrison and Marissa Simms arriving at the Charleton Tribunal in Dublin Castle earlier this week. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Garda Keith Harrison has told the Charleton tribunal that the Garda Pulse database was “was similar to a social media site” a decade ago. Gda Harris(...)

Minister for Children, Katherine Zappone (centre)  with Norah Gibbons, chairwoman of Tusla and Fred McBride, chief executive Tusla Child and Family Agency at the launch of Tusla’s new Child Protection and Welfare Strategy.  Photograph: Robbie Reynolds

The chief executive of the Child and Family Agency Tusla says external inquiries and investigations into the organisation are acting as a “distraction(...)

Fianna Fáil justice spokesman Jim O’Callaghan (left) told The Irish Times he asked  Tánaiste France Fitzgerald (right) to include Tusla in the commission of investigation’s terms of reference on Wednesday. File photographs: The Irish Times

Fianna Fáil has raised fresh concern over Tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald’s knowledge of child protection agency Tusla’s role in the controversy surroundi(...)

Tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald is to seek Cabinet approval on Tuesday to define sexual consent in legislation for the first time. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald is to seek Cabinet approval on Tuesday to define sexual consent in legislation for the first time. She will bring a memo(...)