Senator Rónán Mullen: ‘If there was abortion on demand she wouldn’t have been in the hospital because she wouldn’t have been pregnant.’ Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Friends in Galway of Savita Halappanavar have described comments by Senator Ronan Mullen on the circumstances in which she died as “very sad”, “rude” (...)

New bereavement standards were developed in response to recommendations in two reports following the death of Savita Halappanavar at University Hospital Galway in 2012.

Bereavement specialist teams will be established in all maternity hospitals to support parents dealing with a pregnancy loss or the death of a baby wi(...)

Praveen Halappanavar with a portrait of his wife Savita who died from septicaemia at Galway University Hospital on October 28th, 2012. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Neither Savita Halappanavar’s widower, Praveen, nor her parents were in court yesterday to hear the last brief legal discussion of her death. The fa(...)

Savita Halappanavar

The action for damages by the husband of the late Savita Halappanavar against the Health Services Executive over her “tragic, untimely and premature” (...)

Praveen Halappanavar with a photograph of his wife Savita in the background. She died  at Galway University Hospital on October 28th, 2012.  Photo: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Savita Halappanavar’s husband has settled his case against the HSE over her death in a Galway hospital in 2012. Praveen Halappanavar settled the case(...)

A candlelight vigil in Galway marking the anniversary of Savita Halappanavar’s death. File  photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

The solicitor for Praveen Halappanavar, widower of Savita Halappanavar, has said he expects an application to be made within the next week to 10 days (...)

The anniversary event in Galway was organised by Galway-Pro Choice and included a photo display alongside a book of remembrance. Photograph: : Joe O’Shaughnessy

The third anniversary of the death of Savita Halappanavar was marked with a candlelight vigil in Galway city centre on Wednesday night. The death of M(...)

Praveen Halappanavar husband of Savita Halappanavar who died following a miscarriage in The Galway University Hospital. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Praveen Halappanavar, widower of the late Savita Halappanavar who died at Galway University Hospital in October 2012, hopes his case for medical negl(...)

People attend a Candlelit vigil at St Stephen’s Green in Dublin to mark one year since the death of Savita Halappanavar. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

The widower of Indian dentist Savita Halappanavar will ask Minister for Health James Reilly why his wife was allowed to die when they come face-to-fac(...)

Changing faces: Savita as a three-year-old toddler

Savita Andanappa Yalagi was born in Bagalkot, in the southwest Indian state of Karnataka, on September 29th, 1981. She was the third and youngest chil(...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • Next
  • Last »