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Peter Conlon, managing director of Pembroke Dynamic Internet Services, Ammado’s Irish tech company, is in custody in Switzerland on suspicion of embezzlement. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Two of the world’s best-known charities – the UN refugee agency UNHCR and Save the Children UK – are owed more than €500,000 by the collapsed Dublin o(...)

Hennessy Literary Awards: the winners of the 2017 awards will be announced at a gala ceremony on March 28th at the Irish Museum of Modern Art, in Dublin. Illustration: Jayesh/Getty

Let’s begin with Sebastian Barry – a penniless 23-year-old Sebastian Barry, that is, in a tiny room in Paris in 1979, writing and rewriting a story he(...)

Electoral posters against and in favour  of the immigration referendum. Now the Swiss are in the unenviable position of providing a test case for Brexit negotiations. Photograph:  Fabrice Coffrini/AFP/Getty Images

The British vote to leave the European Union could not have come at a worse time for the Swiss, who are struggling to salvage their relationship with (...)