Wed, 24 Jun, 2020
Fri, 22 May, 2020
Businessman Denis O’Brien is facing an estimated €1m legal costs bill after the Supreme Court ruled he must pay most of the costs of his failed case over statements made by two TDs in the Dáil about his banking affairs.
Wed, 29 May, 2019
A consortium suing over the awarding of the country's second mobile phone licence on grounds including bribery and corruption has been permitted by the High Court to amend its original statement of claim.
Wed, 08 May, 2019
Businessman Denis O’Brien has alleged a number of newspaper articles defamed him by portraying him as one of the “developer kings” who “destroyed Ireland and bankrupted its banking system”.
Tue, 05 Feb, 2019
Independent News & Media has a “very high standard” of corporate governance procedures and would have told the State’s corporate watchdog so, had he made it aware he had concerns in that regard, the High Court has been told.
Wed, 09 May, 2018
The President of the High Court has approved arrangements governing access to documents to be used for an application by the State’s corporate watchdog for appointment of inspectors to Independent News and Media plc.
Tue, 24 Apr, 2018
A correct application by the Oireachtas of its own rules concerning what is said in parliament would involve chilling “inappropriate” speech, a lawyer for businessman Denis O’Brien has told the Supreme Court.
Mon, 23 Apr, 2018
Red Flag Consulting has disputed businessman Denis O’Brien’s claim he is entitled to know the identity of its client for a dossier of allegedly defamatory material about him, including describing him as “Ireland’s Berlusconi”.
Thu, 22 Jun, 2017
Our reporter visits the new Cork Prison which is due to open by the end of the year. The cure to chronic back pain can be as easy as putting one foot in front of the other, according to Ireland’s top physio; The Minister for Transport today said he supports the TDs who are the subject of a High Court action by the businessman Denis O'Brien.
Tue, 04 Aug, 2015
An Irish woman is understood to be among the 28 victims killed in an attack at a Tunisian resort, Sepp Blatter has fuelled speculation about his future by insisting he has not resigned as FIFA president, and the US Supreme Court has ruled that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the country.
Fri, 26 Jun, 2015
The formation of a new centre-left party movement will challenge the policies of the Government parties; Representatives of the dairy industry are warning against an over-reaction to a suspected case of BSE in Co Louth; A second man has died following the industrial accident in Portmarnock in Dublin.
Fri, 12 Jun, 2015
RTE has told the High Court that Denis O’Brien is hanging a 'Sword of Damocles' over the entire media; Days after their loss, while they were still reeling from grief, Gaye and Gerry Edwards received their son’s remains in an envelope and John Giles has not been dropped from the panel covering Ireland's soccer matches, RTE has said.
Wed, 10 Jun, 2015
Taoiseach Enda Kenny has been accused of staying "silent" on the IBRC deals controversy, Gardaí have launched a murder investigation after a 25-year-old man died in west Dublin, a 58-year-old Irish nun visiting Rome was trapped in an elevator for three days and John Delaney is urged to take a voluntary 50% pay cut.
Tue, 09 Jun, 2015
The heartbroken family of murdered student nurse Karen Buckley have spoken of their deep gratitude for the huge outpouring of sympathy; Couples who have married in Gougane Barra, Co Cork, are being asked to search their wedding photos to help recover a stolen religious relic and Man Utd fans are excited by Hugo Lloris' comments.
Mon, 08 Jun, 2015
Roy Keane has had his say on the FAI’s €5m payout from FIFA, RTE will ask the High Court to vary the terms of the Denis O'Brien injunction, two people will take to the High Court to challenge the marriage referendum Yes vote and the inspiring story of a Cork man’s first steps in 25 years.
Fri, 05 Jun, 2015