(...), cocaine, LSD and other illegal drugs, was sentenced to life in prison Friday in US District Court in(...)

‘We now also have the ridiculous situation in which Denis O’Brien’s spokesman uses the airwaves to condemn Deputy Murphy for “peddling lies” in the Dail but listeners are not told what her allegation is and are in no position to judge for themselves whether the spokesman’s strident condemnation is itself true or not.’ Above, Denis O’Brien. Photograph; Dara Mac Donaill / The Irish Times

(...) contain some or all of the information that the High Court previously ruled might not be published. On(...)

 Mike Aynsley former chief executive of IBRC. “I think it’s always good when things blow up like this to have a clearing of the air. I just find the whole thing very disappointing.”   Photograph: Cyril Byrne

TD Catherine Murphy, the substance of which is not being reported in light of a temporary High Court(...)

Catherine Murphy: her comments in the Dáil were published on the Oireachtas website. Photograph: Alan Betson

Fry on behalf of their client Denis O’Brien considered making a High Court application yesterday. But(...)

Denis  O’Brien secured an injunction preventing RTÉ from broadcasting a report on the substance of the subject at the centre of Independent TD Catherine Murphy’s comments. That order was also directed at any person or media outlet on notice of it, including The Irish Times. Photograph: The Irish Times

(...) interest. The Irish Times and RTÉ are to apply to the High Court for permission to report a Dáil statement(...)

Bill O’Herlihy: his courtesy generated a co-operative equanimity, even in the face of turbo-charged egos and sharp disagreements. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/ Collins

(...) controversy, not least when his company became involved with high-profile, risky issues such as the Cherrywood(...)

Russia’s Maria Sharapova in action during her third round 6-3, 6-4 victory over Samantha Stosur of Australia in the French Open at Roland Garros. Photograph: Reuters.

(...) best match of day six was the first one on Court Philippe Chatrier, where Mirjana Lucic-Baroni could(...)

A solider takes a moment to remember Private Caomhán Seoighe time before the unveiling of a memorial in his memory today on Inis Oírr on Friday. Pte Seoighe was kidnapped in 1981 in the Lebanon aged 20. His remains were never recovered. Photograph: Cormac Coyne.

(...) appointed former High Court Judge Roderick Murphy to conduct a review of the circumstances into the deaths(...)

It is an unprecedented development that the mainstream media have been prevented from publishing privileged remarks in the Dáil due to the threat of legal action. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times.

Irish Times and other media outlets because of a High Court order. It is an unprecedented development(...)

Dennis Hastert, speaker of the US House of Representatives from 1999-2007, allegedly paid an individual from his hometown of Yorkville $3.5 million (€3.2 million) to “compensate for and conceal his prior misconduct”. File photograph: Stephen Jaffe/AFP/Getty Images

(...) 2010 the former high-school teacher and coach agreed to pay an individual from his hometown of(...)