Jim O Connell

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The former VP told the WRC that he asked several times why his contract was being terminated only to be simply told: “Your contract is terminated”. Photograph: iStock

The Workplace Relations Commission (WRC) has ordered that a tech company pay a former senior executive €250,000 compensation for his unfair dismissal.(...)

 Pegida demonstrators walk with a German flag during a demonstration in Potsdam last month. Anti-racism campaigners and migrant support groups are to hold a rally in Dublin on Saturday to protest against the establishment of an Irish branch of the anti-Islamic group Pegida. Photograph: Ralf Hirschberger/EPA.

Anti-racism campaigners and migrant support groups are to hold a rally in Dublin on Saturday to protest against the establishment of an Irish branch o(...)

Former English Defence League founder Tommy Robinson  and Peter O’Loughlin of Identity Ireland pictured at a press conference in Cork. Photograph: Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision

Anti-Islamisation group Pegida, which was founded in Germany, will formally announce an Irish branch at a protest rally in Dublin next weekend. It is(...)

Anti-water charges protesters take part in a demonstration organised by the Cork Says No group through the centre of Cork city.  Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Several thousand people braved driving sleet and rain in Cork to march against the proposed water charges due for introduction later this year.Gardaí (...)

Gary Coleman’s Facebook page highlighting his protest over water charges.

A 28-year-old man on hunger strike in protest over water charges has said he has been heartened and encouraged by the messages of support he has recei(...)