File image of Prof Richard Conroy at  the Conrad hotel in Dublin. File photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Karelian Diamond Resources’ directors have put about £2 million sterling (€2.25 million) of their own money into the company, says its chairman, Prof (...)

Karelian Diamond Resources chairman Prof Richard Conroy. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

A group of shareholders at Irish explorer Karelian Diamond Resources are seeking to remove the company’s board after alleging that large amounts of mo(...)

Karelian Diamond Resources chairman Richard Conroy said the company was enthusiastic about its outlook. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Irish exploration firm Karelian Diamond Resources has raised £500,000 (€569,390) through a share placing. The diamond explorer, which is focused on F(...)

A mine worker operates an underground diamond drill rig inside the Curraghinalt gold project near Omagh. Photograph: Matthew Lloyd/Bloomberg via Getty

An Australian exploration company has become the latest listed prospector to join the rush to find precious metals and diamonds in Northern Ireland. (...)