Peter Girvan

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Former Ireland and Ulster rugby players Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding are to pay the BBC £20,000 in costs after their civil action against the broadcaster was resolved at the High Court in Belfast. File photographs: Niall Carson/PA Wire.

Former Ireland and Ulster rugby players Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding are to pay the BBC £20,000 in costs after their civil action against the broad(...)

Facebook is attempting to have the claim against it dismissed, arguing that it always took the naked picture of the girl down once notified. File photograph: Dado Ruvic/Reuters

A naked photograph of a 14-year-old Northern Ireland girl was repeatedly posted on a Facebook “shame” page, the High Court heard on Thursday. Lawyer(...)

Photograph: Fabrizio Bensch/Reuters

The Irish energy supplier Vayu Energy is to expand into Northern Ireland and target the business market in a move that is likely to initially create u(...)

Mr Justice Stephens held that Facebook has provided insufficient information about child access to the site and other issues raised as part of a lawsuit in Belfast. Photograph: Thomas Hodel/Reuters

Facebook must supply more details on claims it removes up to 20,000 underage users daily, a High Court judge ordered on Monday. Mr Justice Stephens h(...)