Sergei Magnitsky, a Russian lawyer, who died in a Russian jail after uncovering fraud among state officials

It is rare the joint Oireachtas committee on foreign affairs and trade hits international headlines but that is just what happened in the last (...)

Lawyer Sergei Magnitsky: allegedly beaten to death in a Moscow jail cell.

The Kremlin has warned Washington that publication of a list of Russians officials who are subject to US sanctions due to involvement in alleged ri(...)

A picture of lawyer Sergei Magnitsky is seen on his grave in the Preobrazhensky cemetery in Moscow. Photograph: Mikhail Voskresensky/Reuters

DANIEL McLAUGHLIN Russia has closed an investigation into how a lawyer who accused officials of stealing some 175 million euros(...)