Michael Quinn

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The agreement was meant to see P&ID build a gas refinery in in the southern Nigerian city of Calabar.  Photograph: /AFP/Getty Images

The Nigerian government has said it will appeal a $9 billion (€8.1 billion) judgment handed down by a UK court last week in favour of an Irish-backed (...)

Lawyers representing the Nigerian government argued the award should not be enforced because England was not the correct place for the case. Photograph: iStock

A judge in London said on Friday he would grant an Irish-owned company the right to seek to seize some $9 billion (€8.1 billion) in assets from the Ni(...)

Tyrone’s Cathal McShane celebrates scoring one of his two goals in the All-Ireland SFC qualifier gainst Longford at Glennon Brothers Pearse Park. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Longford 1-14 Tyrone 2-15 Longford offered up two first-half goals that were seized upon by Tyrone’s Cathal McShane as they claimed a four-point win (...)

The Nigerian government says the scale of the damages is not warranted. Photograph: Pius Utomi Ekpei/AFP/Getty Images

An Irish-owned company is due to ask the British courts to enforce a $9 billion (€8 billion) award against Nigeria’s government in a dispute over a ga(...)

Linda Nash whose youngest brother William Nash died on Bloody Sunday with Eamonn McCann outside the city hotel. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

There is understandable disappointment in Derry at the decision of the Northern Ireland Public Prosecution Service to charge just one former British s(...)

Jackie Duddy Jackie Duddy (17) was born at Springtown camp, one of a family of 15. He worked at a local factory, but his passion was boxing (...)

Bernard Allen earned  Offaly a share of the spoils against Longford with a late point. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Longford 1-6 Offaly 0-9 A pointed free from Bernard Allen in the 70th minute earned Offaly a share of the spoils against a depleted Longford side at (...)

Laurence Baker and Kristen Flanagan at their home in Roebuck Castle, Clonskeagh Dublin, with their dogs George and Stanley. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

A townhouse in Clonskeagh, Dublin, was the first house newlyweds Kristen Flanagan and Laurence Baker ever bid on and three weeks later the keys were t(...)

A workman restores a memorial listing the names of people killed on Bloody Sunday in the Bogside area of Derry. FilePhotograph: Paul McErlane/Reuters

More than £900,000 (€1,016,000) damages is to be paid out in a further 14 compensation claims brought over the Bloody Sunday shootings. Nine actions(...)

Thirteen people were killed when members of the Parachute Regiment opened fire on a civil rights demonstration in the city in 1972. Photograph:  William L. Rukeyser/Getty Images

A man shot in the face during Bloody Sunday has been awarded more than €200,000 in damages. Michael Quinn, from Derry, was an A-level student when he(...)

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