Graham Dwyer leaned over and put his head in his hands while the document was read to the jury

Document on killing woman found in Dwyer's home

05 Mar The trial of Graham Dwyer for the murder of Elaine O'Hara has heard a document was found on an electronic storage device at Mr Dwyer's home, in which the author said he had fantasised about killing since he was a teen.

The report compares deaths in hospitals, covering heart attacks and strokes, as well as waiting times for different procedures

Patients 'have right to know' hospital death rates

05 Mar The Department of Health has published the first report comparing deaths in hospitals, covering a range of conditions, as well as waiting times for hip fracture surgery and Caesarean section rates.

Brian O'Donnell arriving at court this morning

Judgment reserved in O'Donnell case

05 Mar Mr Justice Brian McGovern, sitting in the Commercial Court, has reserved his judgment in proceedings taken by Bank of Ireland to have Brian and Mary Pat O'Donnell vacate Gorse Hill.

The judge said the crash was a result of a momentary lack of concentration by John Nally

Taxi driver spared jail after fatal road crash

05 Mar A 50-year-old Athlone taxi driver has been given an 18-month suspended jail sentence after he was convicted of careless driving and causing the death of a 49-year-old mother-of-three.

Liberia has gone a full week without any new infections

News in Brief

05 Mar A round-up of stories from Ireland and around the world