Shona Murray

Shona Murray

Bodies of four Berkeley victims due to arrive home

Bodies of four Berkeley victims due to arrive home

Probe into balcony collapse is set for release, writes Shona Murray in Berkeley

A simple message: ‘Glasgow is sorry’

A simple message: ‘Glasgow is sorry’

Upon the tragic discovery of Karen Buckley’s body, locals tried to offer some comfort to her distraught family

Germany hardens line in advance of Brussels summit on Greece

Germany hardens line in advance of Brussels summit on Greece

Germany hardens line in advance of Brussels summit on Greece, reports Shona Murray

Euro chief Dombrovskis pours cold water on ‘debt conference’ proposal

Euro chief Dombrovskis pours cold water on ‘debt conference’ proposal

The EU Commissioner for the euro has put paid to the idea of a ‘debt conference’ designed to ...

Waterford is left divided over Roma ‘racism’ row

Waterford is left divided over Roma ‘racism’ row

A number of business owners in Waterford have said many of their customers no longer shop in the ...

Sunday Test - Chinese whispers:  officials fret over Higgins’ China trip

Sunday Test - Chinese whispers: officials fret over Higgins’ China trip

There is nervousness in government circles about the potential impact on Irish-Chinese relations if President Michael D Higgins decides to criticise China’s record on human rights during his state visit to the Asian country.

Waterford is left divided over Roma racism' row

Waterford is left divided over Roma racism' row

A number of business owners in Waterford have said many of their customers no longer shop in the city centre for fear of harassment.

President Higgins embarks on three-week visit to Africa

President Higgins embarks on three-week visit to Africa

President Michael D Higgins and his wife Sabina are travelling to Africa on a state visit.

Adams was linked to the IRA's courts'

Adams was linked to the IRA's courts'

Gerry Adams remained a member of the IRA's army council until 2005.

Hogan's easy run

Hogan's easy run

Phil Hogan eased in, but some of his future colleagues are in danger, writes Shona Murray.

Best boy Ireland gets reward

Best boy Ireland gets reward

Phil Hogan has landed a big role at the European Commission, but how will the rest of the commissioners view Ireland?

Civilians under siege

Civilians under siege

Gaza residents veer between hopelessness and defiance as the Israeli bombing resumers, writes Shona Murray in Gaza City.

Juncker victory gives way to horse trading on EU posts

Juncker victory gives way to horse trading on EU posts

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has denied that Britain is now close to leaving the EU, writes Shona Murray in Brussels.

If you don't fight with us, we will kill you'

If you don't fight with us, we will kill you'

The inexperienced Iraqi army is in disarray and no match for the well-funded and brutally efficient Isis, writes Shona Murray.

Merkel stands by her man

Merkel stands by her man

Despite concerns about alienating Britain, the German chancellor will continue to back Jean-Claude Juncker for Europe's top job, writes Shona Murray.