Paddy Clancy has spent a lifetime in journalism, having worked for Irish and British national newspapers and is a former presenter of “It Says In The Papers” on RTE radio.
He has contributed to IrishCentral's sister publication, the Irish Voice, for a decade and now lives in Donegal where he continues to freelance for a variety of papers.
Garda Commissioner Drew Harris said he has a basic duty to ensure that the organization conducts itself well.
Five DUP ministers were boycotting North-South Ministerial Council meetings as part of a campaign against the Northern Ireland Protocol.
Former British soldier Dennis Hutchings, 80, is accused of shooting John Patrick Cunningham, 27, in the back and killing him in Co Tyrone in 1974.
The UK's Brexit Minister Lord David Frost said "we need significant changes" to the Northern Ireland Protocol.
One police officer is implicated in criminal acts with the seizure of €600,000 worth of cannabis while another has been accused of rape by a member of his family.
Henry Ford, the maker of the Model T and the man behind the development of the assembly line technique of mass production, had strong Irish links.