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The former Bessborough mother and baby home in Cork. File photograph: Provision

An Bord Pleanála must address “the reasonable concerns” that people have regarding a housing development on the grounds of the former Bessborough Moth(...)

Gardaí mount a checkpoint on the Stillorgan dual carriageway to help clampdown on people leaving Dublin for Easter weekend last year. File photograph: Crispin Rodwell

The highest percentage of people moving beyond 10km from home last year occurred during the week up to Christmas Eve, according to the Central Statist(...)

“Jaroslaw Kaczynski holds no government position but, as leader of the PiS, he enjoys the undivided loyalty of his followers and of the new president, Andrzej Duda, who obediently follows the PiS party line.” REUTERS/Agencja Gazeta/Slawomir Kaminski

Three months after it voted for change, Poland is wracked by crisis. After eight years in office, the liberal Civic Platform (PO) was cut down to size(...)

Richland County Sheriff’s Department officer Ben Fields pictured with Karen Beaman, principal of Lonnie B. Nelson Elementary School. Photograph: REUTERS/Richland County Sheriff’s Department

Not a week goes by in the US without some shaky phone footage surfacing showing police brutality, for the most part directed at members of the African(...)