Alan O Brien

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Kevin Lunney was abducted from outside his Co Fermanagh home and assaulted before being dumped on a road in Co Cavan last September. Photograph: BBC Spotlight

The State solicitor for Roscommon said he is hopeful that a file will be ready in the coming weeks for the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) in re(...)

 Quinn Industrial Holdings director Kevin Lunney, who was abducted from outside his Co Fermanagh home  before being dumped on a road in Co Cavan. Photograph: BBC Spotlight

The investigation into the abduction and false imprisonment of Quinn Industrial Holdings director Kevin Lunney is ‘a complex case’ involving more than(...)

How to handle an old pension will depend on whether it’s a defined benefit or defined contribution scheme

You’ve moved jobs, lost your job, or started out on your own. But while your pension might be one of the last things on your mind when making this dec(...)

The Garda are pursuing five men who withdrew a compensation claim against an insurance firm

Five men who withdrew a compensation claim against an insurance company over a car crash in which they alleged they received injuries are being invest(...)

Darren Mulhall: “It was all over in a flash.” Photograph: Coillins Courts

Aviva Insurance is to ask the Garda to launch a criminal investigation into a case in which six men made compensation claims after what a judge descri(...)

Anto Dolan: sat in the front passenger seat.

It wasn’t a great car but it would do the job nicely. Toyota Avensis. Red, 1998 registration. On the road after 15 years – a minor miracle in itself.(...)

Five Dublin friends have withdrawn personal injury claims relating to a rear-ending incident that a judge described as “a clear set-up.” At full valu(...)

The former Clerys department store on Dublin’s O’Connell Street: the sense of shock among those affected is still palpable. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

“Now looking for new opportunities.” This is what it says on the LinkedIn page of Gerhard Scully, former sales manager at Clerys department store. Suc(...)

Eoghan McHugh

EOGHAN McHUGH (above), who is 39 and originally from Dublin, works for a software company in Seattle “Home is where I pay property tax and water (...)

CoderDojo founder James Whelton with some young learners at a CoderDojo event

It’s a good thing the future lies in the hands of the generations to come, because phrases such as “open source coding” and “programming langua(...)