An art installation called ‘Soften the Border’ by artist Rita Duffy on the Border between Belcoo in Co Fermanagh and Blacklion in Co Cavan. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA

Speculation began to mount early this week on what we could expect from the British government when it released its first position paper on the custom(...)

Businessman Seán Quinn who is preparing to set up a new betting business here.  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Former billionaire Seán Quinn is backing a new online betting business with his son Seán jnr and other family members. Mr Quinn’s empire, spanning ce(...)