Paul Fallon

Human Rights

Pakistan kiln workers live like 'slaves'

Laws against forced labour not enforced in sector sustained by modern slavery and exploitation of poorest.


EU parliamentarian urges Palestinian intifada

Irish member of the EU parliament criticised by some after calling for Palestinians to launch a third uprising.


Violence on the march in N Ireland parades

Riots during annual marches in Belfast are a sore spot in region's peace process.


Abortion reforms divide Ireland

Controversial new law, prompted by Indian woman's death after she was denied an abortion, has failed to satisfy anyone.

Business & Economy

Leaks expose rotten core of Irish banking

Taped comments by Ireland's top bankers reveal contempt, deception, and insults.