Sinéad O’Leary with Nichola Sweeney’s parents, Josephine and John. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

In the moonlight Sinéad O’Leary’s footprints would linger in the sand for a moment before being washed away by the lapping sea. On a Costa Rican beach(...)

Sinéad O’Leary and Nichola Sweeney (19) who were attacked by Peter Whelan in April 2002. Photograph: Prime Time

The family of a teenager murdered in a frenzied attack in her home have expressed their dismay at discovering that her killer has been allowed out on (...)

Mr Justice Brian McGovern. Photograph: Courtpix

AN engineer and businessman has claimed he was the victim of a “devastating fraud” in which his accountant and others allegedly misappropriated €7.9mi(...)