Henry Purcell was refused bail at Belfast High Court after a judge was told raiders posed as Water Board workers at the home of one elderly victim.  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

A father-of-19 accused of carrying out four house burglaries in a single afternoon must remain in custody, a High Court judge ruled yesterday in Belfa(...)

Felipe Aguilar of Chile  with the trophy after winning The Championship at Laguna National held at Laguna National Golf & Country Club  in Singapore. Photograph: Andrew Redington/Getty Images

Felipe Aguilar produced a breathtaking back nine to storm to The Championship at Laguna National title in Singapore. Aguilar began the day four shot(...)

Alexander Levy celebrates after winning the 2014 Volvo China Open. The Frenchman says the pressure is off now, ahead of  The Championship at Laguna National in Singapore. Photograph:  Ian Walton/Getty Images

The European Tour’s latest winner believes the pressure is now off as he seeks back-to-back victories at The Championship at Laguna National. Frenchm(...)

Walt Mossberg, one of the former editors of News Corp’s AllThingsD interviewing former US Vice President Al Gore at the South by Southwest Interactive Festival (SXSW) last year. Photo: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

Kara Swisher and Walt Mossberg, the former editors of News Corp’s AllThingsD, have unveiled a site called Re/code , taking on their old employer in te(...)

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The sunlight strobing through the trees is a good start. It’s a warm, soft, golden light and the trees seem impossibly tall on both sides. Through the(...)

Businessman Paddy McKillen has claimed to a Californian court that the billionaire Barclay brothers illegally obtained his US social security and tax (...)