Ireland’s foreign minister privately told the British home secretary that the controversy surrounding the Birmingham Six and Guildford Four cases was “seriously affecting” the relationship between the two nations, state papers have revealed.
Sat, 28 Dec, 2019
Former tánaiste Mary Harney last night denied she halted a probe into offshore tax accounts because prominent PD Des O’Malley’s name was on a list of people allegedly involved and that every opportunity had been afforded the investigation to finish its work.
Thu, 04 Dec, 2014
The Alzheimer Society of Ireland and its carers were yesterday poignantly thanked for the help they gave finance minister Michael Noonan’s wife Florence, who died from the disease last Thursday, 14 years after the illness had gripped her life at the age of 54.
Mon, 27 Feb, 2012
TAOISEACH Bertie Ahern insisted yesterday that the Government was contemplating the release of the killers of Detective Garda Jerry McCabe only in the context of the acceptance by the IRA of total arms decommissioning and an end to all forms of paramilitarism.
Thu, 13 May, 2004