Kevin McGeever with a Hummer. File photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

The swindles grew more audacious as he crossed continents, €70 million passing through Kevin McGeever’s nuanced hands as he seduced investors in Austr(...)

Sir Nick Faldo, director Pedro Almodóvar, Jackie Chan and Simon Cowell are among the celebrities whose names have been linked with the Panama Papers.

There is nothing illegal about moving money offshore. To begin with, during the 1970s it was a way of moving cash around at a time of widespread curre(...)

Jeremy Clarkson issued an apology to former Top Gear producer Oisin Tymon (above) after settling a £100,000 racial discrimination and personal injury claim. Photograph: BBC Worldwide/PA Wire

Jeremy Clarkson has issued an apology to the former Top Gear producer he punched after settling a £100,000 (€126,700) racial discrimination and person(...)

From the left: Rory Reid, Sabine Schmitz, Matt LeBlanc, Chris Evans, Chris Harris, Eddie Jordan and The Stig, who have been announced as the full line-up for BBC’s Top Gear programme.

Following on from last week’s announcement that former star of Friends, Matt LeBlanc, would be joining Chris Evans as one of the presenters of the BBC(...)

 Rory Reid, Sabine Schmitz, Matt LeBlanc, Chris Evans, Chris Harris, Eddie Jordan and The Stig, who have been announced as the full line-up for BBC’s Top Gear programme. Photograph: BBC/PA Wire

The full line-up for Top Gear has been announced, with a total of seven presenters including Irishman Eddie Jordan. The motorsport guru and Formula (...)

Lewis Hamilton  celebrates in  after winning the British Grand Prix at Silverstone Circuit. Photograph: Dan Istitene/Getty Images

“Now let’s party!” Lewis Hamilton told the 140,000 capacity crowd after his victory in a thrilling British Grand Prix. But they had already started. (...)

Tony McCoy with Jonjo O’Neill at Sandown racecourse. “We’ll never see the likes of him again,” said O’Neill. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

The cheering was so tumultuous as AP McCoy returned from his final race, his horse Box Office was probably thinking third is the new first, his ears p(...)

Both Marussia (pictured) and Caterham are in dire financial straits and other teams are not far behind.

Any potential shareholder would right now be on the phone, giving it the full eighties Michael-Douglas-in-Wall-Street performance – shouting sell, sel(...)

Bulletproof self-confidence:  Frank Lampard responds to fans after yesterday’s   match between Manchester City and Chelsea. Photograph: Peter Powell/EPA

As Frank Lampard stood on the sideline waiting to come on with 15 minutes left at the Etihad Stadium yesterday, you looked at Manuel Pellegrini and wo(...)

 Denis O’Brien: ‘The craic (in soccer) is just great. The people you meet. The slagging is lightning. The same kind of fun as rugby but different.’ Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Wouldn’t we all do it, if we could? Is there a sports fan alive who heard that Denis O’Brien is chipping in to bring Johnny Sexton back from France(...)