Reach, the publisher of the Irish Daily Mirror, will complete a full takeover of the Irish Daily Star next week.

British newspaper publisher Reach has been cleared to buy the 50 per cent of the Irish Daily Star that it does not already own, with the deal expected(...)

Copies of the Irish Daily Star are seen for sale in newsagents in Dublin. Photograph: Julien Behal/PA Wire

The publisher of the Irish Daily Star newspaper increased profits by more than a fifth last year but the company has warned that the Covid-19 pandemic(...)

Reach acquired the initial 50 per cent stake in Independent Star from Richard Desmond’s Northern & Shell in 2018 as part of a wider £127 million (€144 million) acquisition of the Express and Star newspapers and OK! magazine

Plans by British newspaper publisher Reach to take full ownership of the Irish Daily Star are to be challenged, the National Union of Journalists (NUJ(...)

The deal is expected to be completed later this year subject to receiving competition approval.

Reach, the British newspaper publisher formerly known as Trinity Mirror, has agreed to buy for an undisclosed sum the 50 per cent stake in Irish Daily(...)

Gerald Kean pictured at the Four Courts last week for  a High Court action. Photograph: Collins Courts

Solicitor Gerald Kean, who last week got €160,000 damages from a High Court jury after it found he was defamed in an Irish Daily Star article, has set(...)

 Gerald Kean pictured at the Four Courts on Friday  for his  High Court defamation action. Photograph: Collins Courts

A High Court jury, in a majority verdict, has awarded €160,000 damages to solicitor Gerald Kean after finding he was defamed in a newspaper article co(...)

 Gerald Kean pictured at the Four Courts on Thursday for his High Court action. Photograph: Collins Courts

A jury will return to the High Court on Friday to resume considering its verdict on proceedings by solicitor Gerald Kean alleging he was defamed in a (...)

British businessman Richard Desmond, whose Northern & Shell group owns 50 per cent of ‘Independent Star’. The stake is being acquired by ‘Mirror’ publisher Reach. Photograph: Peter Macdiarmid / Getty Images.

Independent Star, the company that publishes the Irish Daily Star, made a net profit of €1.5 million in 2017, down 15 per cent on the previous year, a(...)

Reach, publisher of the Irish Daily Mirror, is buying 50% of the ‘Irish Daily Star’. The other half is owned by ‘Irish Independent’ publisher INM. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Reach, the British newspaper publisher formerly known as Trinity Mirror, has been cleared to buy 50 per cent of the company behind the Irish Daily Sta(...)

Title synergies: “Mirror” publisher Reach now owns the “Daily Star” in the UK, although it awaits clearance for the 50% stake in the “Irish Daily Star”. Photograph: PA

Reach plc is the newish successor to the newspaper publisher that used to be called Trinity Mirror, making it the only FTSE-listed company to share a (...)

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