Marie Greene died after she was stabbed in a bog in Co Westmeath in February 2011

Murder trial hears of blackmail

27 Jul The trial of a retired member of the Defence Forces accused of murdering a woman in Co Westmeath has heard that two other men were also being blackmailed by the victim.

The families said they were 'so grateful' to the friends of their children who were in Berkeley on 'that terrible night'

Berkeley injured hope to return home soon

26 Jul The families of four Irish students injured in the balcony collapse in Berkeley, California last month have issued a statement thanking those who have helped them.