Digicel Chairman Denis O’Brien: accused web giants of peddling fake news and threatening the future of newspapers. Photograph: Swoan Parker/Reuters

Denis O’Brien won’t let up in his long-running pursuit of internet giants, such as Google and Facebook, to force them to share a slice of their garga(...)

Davos selfie: attendees enjoy a lighter moment at the 45th annual meeting of the World Economic Forum. Photograph: EPA/Laurent Gillieron

Within an hour of touching down in Davos, The Irish Times bumped into one of its compatriots – businessman Denis O’Brien. Dressed in a sharp pink shir(...)

West Indies players during a recent T20  cricket match: Digicel has agreed to pay almost $9 million, plus unspecified win bonuses, to continue its sponsorship of the West Indies cricket team until 2016. photograph: ricardo mazalan/ap photo

It’s more or less official: Denis O’Brien’s Digicel sponsors anything that moves in the Caribbean. My colleague Ciarán Hancock revealed i(...)