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Sabina Higgins: expressed gratitude to the missionaries for their “outstanding contribution” in many countries throughout the world

Irish missionaries who have each served between 40 and 60 years abroad were honoured at a special awards ceremony in Dublin City Hall yesterday. An in(...)

Members of the Australian National Critical Care and Trauma response team arrive in Tacloban on Thursday to help people affected byTyphoon Haiyan. Photograph:  Jeoffrey Maitem/Getty Images

Arc lamps turn the night time day as the propellers of a giant Hercules C131 transporter plane scream to a halt. More refugees are disgorged to safety(...)

Denis O’Brien hinted this week that he may look to enter the telecoms market of Ethiopia

Denis O’Brien’s Digicel is expected to submit a €1 billion offer this week for the Dominican Republic operations of Orange, formerly France Telecom, a(...)

Handout photo issued by Viatores Christi of Gena Heraty (left) and Maeve Bracken, two lay missionaries with Viatores Christi.

An Irishwoman working in a Haitian orphanage has survived a vicious assault which left one of her colleagues dead.Gena Heraty from Co Mayo is the dire(...)

From the heart: Christy Moore

Christy Moore is thinking about the songs he never wrote. The ones that remained unfinished, the ones that resisted polishing, the ones that failed to(...)

Siteserv, a construction services conglomerate assembled during the boom by Niall McFadden, was acquired by Denis O’Brien last year for €45 million

Sierra Support Services, which is owned by Denis O’Brien’s Siteserv group, is closing in on up to $30 million worth of state contracts in Papua New G(...)

 Denis O Brien: Mr Clinton thanked Mr O’Brien personally “for the invitation” to what was the latest in a series of charity platforms they have shared

Bill Clinton’s third speaking engagement in Ireland in as many years was facilitated largely by his friend and fellow philanthropist Denis O’Brien.The(...)

(From left) Irish golfer Rory McIlroy, former US president Bill Clinton and  Bono  at Fire   restaurant in last night. Photograph: Alan Andrews @coffeeculture

Ireland can exploit new technology to become a world leader in philanthropy, former US president Bill Clinton told an audience in Dublin last night.Le(...)

 A child waits in the arms of his mother to be treated at a Doctors Without Borders hospital in the Cite Soleil neighbourhood of Port-au-Prince, Haiti on  November 9, 2010. Photograph: Damon Winter/The New York Times

Advocates for Haitian victims of the deadly cholera epidemic that first afflicted their country three years ago said they were taking the extraordina(...)

Lloyd Blankfein, chairman and CEO of The Goldman Sachs Group Inc; Jim Rogers, chairman of Duke Energy Corporation; and Denis O’Brien, chairman of Digicel Group, during a taping of CNN’s Fareed Zakaria CNN-GPS show at the annual Clinton Global Initiative during the week in New York City. Photograph: Ramin Talaie/Getty Images

Digicel, the Caribbean mobile phone network controlled by Denis O’Brien, is understood to be preparing an estimated €1 billion bid for the Dominican R(...)

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