Why has the Wee County borne witness to so much violence?
The fact that Garda Tony Golden was murdered in Co Louth has shaken the local force to its core once again
By the time he moved the short journey south of the border from Co Down to the Cooley peninsula, Adrian Crevan Mackin was already beating his partner, threatening social workers and had accessed extreme pornographic images on his mobile phone.
By moving into a house in Omeath, two kilometres from the border, Crevan Mackin was able to continue his interest in violence by maintaining contact with the dissident Republicans who have maintained a presence on...
Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!
With any subscription you will have access to
Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps
Unlimited access to our eReader library
Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week
Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you
Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences
Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine
Susan O’Keeffe: Oil executives being held to public account is welcome and overdue
For the first time ever, the mighty and powerful companies will sit before a Congressional Committee in Washington and be probed about their extensive information campaigns as they relate to carbon emissions and climate change
Elaine Byrne: If Facebook is too big to fail, it’s too big to exist
The social media giant holds half the world’s population in thrall and, as whistleblower Frances Haugen pointed out last week, it allows no principle to hamper its pursuit of profit
Budget 2022: RTÉ appearance to show if coalition really delivered something for everyone in the audience
Budget 2022 featured income tax cuts, social welfare increases and a large rise in spending in health, education and childcare. But there is always the risk of a public backlash against one of the smaller measures
Budget 2022: Climate change measures show the Greens have influence, but funding has yet to match intent
The coalition has stressed that the capital allocation to climate action was merely the start of a ramp-up in spending