The Houlihans at their renovated house at Lakelands, Stillorgan. Photograph Nick Bradshaw

If you met husband and wife duo, Kevin Houlihan and his Swedish wife Kathrin, at a dinner party you wouldn’t necessarily have them pegged as property (...)

Defence counsel 
Mr Nolan
for Shane Carey argued 
that
it would be unsafe to proceed with the trial as no identification parade was held following an incident which occurred in a partially lit setting. He also argued 
that
there were discrepancies in the descriptions of the clothing of the alleged attacker. Photograph: Stephen Hird/Reuters

Chaos broke out at a children’s variety show at the Tivoli Theatre in Dublin following a suspected pepper-spray attack on audience members, a court ha(...)