The Halawas called on the Taoiseach to phone the Egyptian Prime Minister  and demand Ibrahim's release

Rally for the release of Ibrahim Halawa in Dublin

28 Mar More than 70 people took part in a demonstration outside the Department of Foreign Affairs urging the Government to demand the immediate release of Ibrahim Halawa from detention in Egypt.

Closing arguments in Ian Bailey's action against the Garda and the State

Bailey jury to begin deliberations on Monday

27 Mar The jury in Ian Bailey's High Court action for damages against An Garda Síochána and the State will begin deliberating on a verdict on Monday after hearing closing arguments from both sides.

The report says a TTIP deal would increase the size of the Irish economy by just over 1%

Report finds TTIP would aid Irish economic growth

27 Mar A report on the impact in Ireland of the proposed trade agreement between the European Union and the United States, known as TTIP, says it would add to economic growth, employment and investment, as well as trade.