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 Seán Quinn: Once Ireland’s richest man, he lost control of his business empire when it collapsed six years ago. File photograph: Alan Betson

Former billionaire Seán Quinn was allegedly involved in controlling money paid into a trust set up to pay his legal bills, the High Court in Belfast h(...)

Some 34 individuals and companies have been identified as having contributed funds to the trust used to pay the Quinn family’s legal bills.  Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill / The Irish Times

Seven donors to a trust funding former billionaire businessman Sean Quinn’s legal bills allegedly have clear connections with his family, the High Cou(...)

“It must be difficult for the DUP leader to hold the line.”.  Photo : Niall Carson/PA Wire

One of the first out of the blocks after the report on the IRA and the other paramilitaries was published was Traditional Unionist Voice leader Jim Al(...)

DUP Leader Peter Robinson  has ended his boycott of the Northern Executive which he called in the wake of the murder of Mr McGuigan. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

First Minister Peter Robinson has warned there are only weeks to “save Stormont” following the assessment by a British government-appointed panel that(...)

Sinn Féin president Gerry Adams developed the template for the party’s approach to unpalatable questions, outright denial: of his own one-time memb(...)

 Taoiseach Enda Kenny said a report on paramilitaries in the North raised matters of very serious concern. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said the report into paramilitaries in Northern Ireland raised matters of very serious concern. Northern Secretary Theresa Vi(...)

Northern Secretary Theresa Villiers who  published a report into the status of the IRA and other paramilitary groups on Tuesday. Photograph: Reuters

A report into the status of paramilitaries in Northern Ireland has endorsed an assessment by the PSNI chief constable George Hamilton that the IRA sti(...)

Lord Alex Carlile, Rosalie Flanagan and Stephen Shaw, who have been appointed to the new paramilitary review panel.

Alex Carlile A Liberal Democrat member of the House of Lords, Lord Carlile is a practising barrister who successfully defended Princess Diana’s b(...)

Northern Ireland Secretary Theresa Villiers has announced the names of the three members of the one-off panel on the Stormont crisis. File photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Northern Secretary Theresa Villiers has announced the names of the three members of the one-off panel that will review the PSNI assessment of the curr(...)