The  HSBC  logo seen on a branch in  Switzerland. Photograph: Gianluca Colla/Bloomberg

John Crossan (born 1945), a businessman based in Porthaw, Co Donegal, appears in the HSBC files, where he is described as a jeweller. The file indicat(...)

Mr Higgins will be honoured at a state banquet hosted by Queen Elizabeth at Windsor Castle. Photograph:L Andrew Winning/Reuters

Áras an Uachtaráin has released details of the upcoming state visit by President Michael D Higgins to Britain. The visit follows the successful(...)

A dejected  Vurnon Anita leaves the pitch after Newcastle United 4-0 defeat at Manchester City on Monday.

Newcastle United’s renaissance at the inception of the Premier League was rallied by the club’s then owner, John Hall, as a flagship for an economic r(...)