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# michaela - Tuesday 26 June, 2012

Accused in Michaela trial breaks down giving evidence

Avinash Treebhoowon took to the witness stand for the first time today and told the court that he had been insulted, threatened and beaten by police officers.

# michaela - Monday 25 June, 2012

Defence opens case in Michaela trial with focus on alleged torture of suspect

One of the accused, Avinash Treebhowon, is expected to be called to the stand tomorrow.

# michaela - Thursday 21 June, 2012

Michaela murder trial adjourned until Monday

The judge has said he needs more time to consider his ruling on some legal issues.

# michaela - Tuesday 19 June, 2012

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The Daily Fix: Tuesday

All the day’s main news, plus a few bits and pieces you may have missed along the way…

Michaela murder trial: prosecution closes case after hotel visit

The court heard today that the bellboy who accompanied John McAreavey to his room when his wife’s body was discovered cannot be called as a witness as he is working on a cruise ship.

Michaela murder trial: judge and jury to visit honeymoon hotel

The court will visit the former Legends hotel this morning following a request from the defence team.

# michaela - Monday 18 June, 2012

The Daily Fix: Monday

All the day’s main news, plus a few bits and pieces you may have missed along the way…

Michaela murder trial: defence not pursuing CCTV footage claims

Tomorrow, the judge and jury will visit the hotel and room where the newly-wed was killed.

# michaela - Friday 15 June, 2012

Michaela murder trial: Court sees CCTV footage from day of murder

CCTV footage from the Legends Hotel taken on the day the Tyrone woman was murdered was shown in court today.

# michaela - Thursday 14 June, 2012

Michaela murder trial hears victim was strangled in violent struggle

The court heard evidence from the doctor who examined the 27-year-old Tyrone woman following her death at a hotel in Mauritius last year.

# michaela - Wednesday 13 June, 2012

Michaela McAreavey: Trial halted over legal row

Trial in Mauritius postponed until tomorrow morning as judge asks for time to consider legal issues.

# michaela - Tuesday 12 June, 2012

Michaela murder trial: Police chief says hotel was uncooperative

The head of the unit investigating the death of the Tyrone woman said that management at the hotel where she was found dead were more concerned about their establishment’s reputation.

# michaela - Thursday 7 June, 2012

Witness claims one of accused men was with him on day of Michaela killing

The court heard evidence from a number of people who worked at the Legends hotel where Michaela McAreavey was strangled to death last year while on honeymoon.

# michaela - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

John McAreavey breaks down as he testifies in Michaela murder trial

The husband of Michaela McAreavey told a court in Mauritius how his wife was the most beautiful woman he had ever seen.

John McAreavey to take the stand in Michaela murder trial today

He will be called to give evidence for the prosecution.

# michaela - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

Michaela murder trial: Defence lawyers accuse key witness of lying

He was also accused of drinking tea and joking with the accused shortly after the murder.

# michaela - Monday 4 June, 2012

'I heard a woman screaming three times': witness in Michaela murder trial

Key witness for the prosecution, Raj Theekoye, took the stand this morning.

# michaela - Monday 28 May, 2012

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The Daily Fix: Monday

All the day’s main news as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

Forensic scientist in Michaela trial says defendants' DNA not found at scene

Day five of the trial for the murder of Michaela McAreavey got underway today…

The 5 at 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Families issue statement over "attempt to denigrate the memory of Michaela"

The McAreavey and Harte families have said they are “dismissed and dismayed” over recent happenings at the trial in Mauritius.

# michaela - Tuesday 22 May, 2012

Jury sworn in at Michaela McAreavey murder trial in Mauritius

Family of the late Tyrone woman has appealed for media privacy and respect throughout the court case.

Michaela McAreavey murder trial opens in Mauritius

Two former employees of the hotel where Michaela and her husband were on honeymoon are accused of killing her in her hotel room.

# michaela - Wednesday 11 January, 2012

Michaela McAreavey murder: Two set to face trial in May

A year and a day after Michaela was killed, a court in Mauritius is told that two men will stand trial from May 22.

# michaela - Thursday 15 December, 2011

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RTÉ insist Mickey Harte received apology from John Murray Show

Confusion remains amid claims from Tyrone that the manager has yet to receive a direct apology from the programme.

# michaela - Tuesday 28 June, 2011

Vital evidence at Michaela murder scene 'not recorded'

It has been claimed that police missed evidence at the scene where the newlywed was murdered.

# michaela - Thursday 23 June, 2011

Trials of Michaela accused could be delayed until next year

Defence lawyers say the judge overseeing the trial cannot give them a fair hearing – and want a judicial review.

Mauritian police dismiss bag reports in Michaela McAreavey murder

As the pre-trial hearing continues in Mauritius, police have branded some reports covering details of the young woman’s death as ‘lies’.

# michaela - Wednesday 22 June, 2011

Michaela's widower to face questioning in murder trial

Defence lawyers have prepared a list of questions they want to ask John McAreavey as a witness next week.

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things to know this morning including: Photographer shot during Belfast riots, man arrested after Waterford stand-off and…is the new iPhone on the way sooner rather than later?

# michaela - Sunday 19 June, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday

In your Fix tonight: Labour picks its president; the cost of a second Greek bailout; the former government minister and the social network; The Boss looses his Big Man; and the dog who loves a riot.

Michaela witness says he's sorry he didn't save her

Speaking to the Irish Mail on Sunday, Raj Theekoy has pleaded for forgiveness from the family of the murdered newly-wed.

# michaela - Thursday 12 May, 2011

Michaela McAreavey's widower may be called to face the men accused of her murder

A lawyer for one of the murder accused says John McAreavey is his “star witness” and says he will refuse to go ahead with the trial if he is not on the witness list.

# michaela - Wednesday 20 April, 2011

John McAreavey speaks for first time of losing his wife Michaela

The Down footballer tells RTÉ documentary he never felt any anger over her murder while the couple honeymooned in Mauritius.

# michaela - Thursday 24 February, 2011

PSNI aid Michaela McAreavey murder investigation in Mauritius

The officers travelled in a “family liaison role”. Mauritian police have so far charged four people with the murder.

# michaela - Wednesday 9 February, 2011

Mauritian DPP may consider reducing charges against Michaela accused

The fifth man arrested over the murder of Michaela McAreavey was “not an active participant” in her death, police believe.

# michaela - Thursday 3 February, 2011

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: McKillen judgment due today; the secret star wars between the US and China; and why there’s no more red for Chris’s ladies.

# michaela - Wednesday 26 January, 2011

The 9 at 9: Wednesday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

The nine stories you really need to know as you sit down with the first coffee of the day…

Michaela McAreavey suspects in court today

Five men charged in connection with the murder of Michaela McAreavey will appear in court in Mauritius today.

# michaela - Monday 24 January, 2011

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A minute's silence and a show of solidarity for Mickey and Michaela

Tribute paid to Tyrone boss as he attends first county game since daughter’s death in Mauritius.