Handout  photo from 2011 of murdered republican Kevin McGuigan with his grandson Ollie. File photograph: Family handout/PSNI/PA Wire

A man arrested by police investigating the murder of ex-IRA member Kevin McGuigan twice tried to escape with a loaded gun, the High Court heard on Tue(...)

Independent TD Luke Ming Flanagan at a press conference in Buswells Hotel, Molesworth Street, Dublin, where he claimed decriminalising cannabis could save Ireland hundreds of million euro. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

“Ireland is ready for the legalisation of cannabis,” according to Roscommon TD Luke Ming Flanagan, who today published his Cannabis Regulation Bill 20(...)

Elena Baturina - owner  of the Morrison hotel.  Photo: Gareth Chaney Collins

Igal AhouviIgal Ahouvi is an Israeli-born private investor and has bought a number of retail properties around Ireland in recent years. His property p(...)