The trial is expected to take another three weeks

Paint on spade did not match paint at Dwyer home

26 Feb Specks of paint on a spade found near the scene where Elaine O'Hara's remains were discovered, did not match samples of paint taken from Graham Dwyer's home in Foxrock, a court has heard.

Frances Fitzgerald made the comments in the Dáil this afternoon

Minister open to automatic guardianship

26 Feb The group that represents unmarried parents has welcomed comments by Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald indicating that she is open to considering automatic guardianship for fathers who are not cohabiting.

Tesco says there are a number of vacancies as part of this process

News in Brief

22.42 Round-up of other Irish and international news stories.

The trial is taking place at the Central Criminal Court

Nash trial hears double murder charge withdrawn

26 Feb A former assistant garda commissioner has told a jury how a man who was first charged with the 1997 murder of one woman, but later had the charge withdrawn, could not have "more accurately described" the carving knife blades found at the scene.