Espionage at the very heart of the government has always occurred. Johanna Lowry-O’Reilly looks at some of the more famous cases in the United Kingdom.
Sat, 12 Aug, 2017
The story of Ireland’s past is being told through Cork’s experience of famine, emigration, and revolution in a Dutch TV show filmed over the past week.
Tue, 30 May, 2017
Tue, 08 Mar, 2016
Taoiseach Enda Kenny was heckled by protesters when he arrived in Killarney, Co Kerry, for the presentation of a humanitarian award on Saturday night.
Mon, 12 Nov, 2012
George Blake, the former British spy who was a double agent working for the Soviet KGB, has spoken about his career with pride and called himself an “exceptionally lucky man”.
Tue, 06 Nov, 2012
Britain's Justice Secretary Kenneth Clarke faced continued pressure today after sparking uproar by suggesting some rapes are more serious than others.
Thu, 19 May, 2011
IRA terrorists behind a two-year bombing campaign in the 1970s compiled lists of hundreds of possible targets, including British MPs, soldiers and Buckingham Palace, newly released files revealed today.
Wed, 28 Oct, 2009
ROCKER Pete Doherty was fined for taking drugs after a flight to Switzerland, police confirmed yesterday.
Tue, 09 Jun, 2009
Singer Pete Doherty has been fined for taking drugs after a flight to Switzerland, police have confirmed.
Mon, 08 Jun, 2009
Rock star Pete Doherty is walking free from Wormwood Scrubs prison in England today.
Tue, 06 May, 2008
Pete Doherty will play English festival Glastonbury - because organisers are confident he will be released from prison early.
Wed, 16 Apr, 2008
Pete Doherty is to continue work on Babyshambles' new album while he serves 14 weeks in prison.
Mon, 14 Apr, 2008
MEMORIES of late Limerick man Seán Bourke were revived this week, as a notorious Cold War spy George Blake received one of Russia’s top honours.
Fri, 16 Nov, 2007
FOUR suspected would-be suicide bombers have been rounded up by police hunting those responsible for the failed July 21 attacks in a dramatic day in London yesterday.
Sat, 30 Jul, 2005
All the alleged July 21 suicide bombers were in custody tonight after a stunning coup by anti-terrorist police.
Four suspected would-be suicide bombers have been rounded up by police hunting those responsible for the failed July 21 attacks in London.
Fri, 29 Jul, 2005
A siege has developed in west London today following a raid by police investigating the failed bombings in the city last week.
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