Jean McConville (left) pictured with three of her children shortly before she disappeared in 1972. Photograph: Pacemaker

The police case against a veteran republican charged in connection with the notorious IRA murder of Belfast mother of 10 Jean McConville is bas(...)

Marian Price was not at Belfast Magistrate’s Court for Monday’s short hearing and was convicted in her absence.  Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

A conviction against veteran republican Marian Price has been rescinded by a court, 24 hours after she was found guilty of two public order offences a(...)

Irish consumers may be hit with higher fees by credit card companies. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Irish consumers will be hit with higher fees if plans by the European Commission to impose a cap on the charges credit card companies can impose on re(...)

A file photo of Brian Shivers who has been acquitted of murdering two British soldiers in Northern Ireland. Photograph: PA

Brian Shivers has been found not guilty of the 2009 Real IRA murders of British soldiers Patrick Azimkar and Mark Quinsey. At Belfast Cr(...)