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ZTE is being investigated over possible bribery

ZTE’s struggles with the U.S. government generally haven’t been as high-profile as fellow Chinese mobile giant Huawei, but the company has still had its share of issues in recent years. The latest wrinkle, first reported by NBC and later...

Top US trainers in doping scandal

More than two dozen people, including the trainer of champion Maximum Security, have been charged in what authorities described yesterday as a widespread international scheme to drug horses to make them race faster. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-incontent-1'); }); Trainer Jason Servis, whose...

Man appears in UK court to deny cat-killing charges

A man has appeared in court in Britain on charges related to the deaths of nine cats in a series of nighttime attacks in the Brighton area. Seven other cats were left seriously injured. Steven Bouquet, 53, appeared at Brighton Magistrates' Court. The security...

Donald Trump and Stormy Daniels can be named in trial, judge rules

A United States judge has ignored the government’s wishes by ruling President Donald Trump and porn star Stormy Daniels can be mentioned in a court case involving a prominent California lawyer. The New York trial of Michael Avenatti will begin...

Brothers in fracas outside courthouse

Two brothers in a fracas outside the courthouse at Anglesea Street in Cork confessed yesterday to the parts they played in the altercation. Eddie Burke, defending, said brothers Darren, age 24, and Dylan, aged 22, O’Reilly were upset about a...

Ibrahim Halawa released from Cairo prison and due home in next few days

Egyptian authorities have released Firhouse man Ibrahim Halawa who was detained for four years on charges related to a Muslim Brotherhood protest in Cairo in 2013. A message on the “Free Ibrahim Halawa” Facebook page last night confirmed the news and welcomed...

DPP drops all charges against Jobstown defendants

The DPP has dropped all charges against ten people arrested in relation to the 2014 water charges protest in Jobstown.  A charge of criminal damage remains in relation to one man who is due to appear in court again next...

Local TD who visited Ibrahim Halawa in Egyptian jail says he should not have waited this long for justice

Fine Gael TD for Dublin South-West, Colm Brophy, has said Ibrahim Halawa should not have been locked up for more than fours years in Egypt before being acquitted on all charges in court today. Deputy Brophy, who was a member...

Verdict expected today in trial of Ibrahim Halawa

The 21-year-old from Firhouse has been imprisoned in Egypt for over four years and last month had his trial put back another three weeks to today. Mr Halawa, the son of a prominent Muslim cleric, Sheikh Hussein Halawa, was imprisoned...

Ibrahim Halawa’s family mark four year anniversary of his arrest with embassy protest

Yesterday was the fourth anniversary of the arrest of Firhouse man Ibrahim Halawa and his family and friends marked the occasion by gathering outside the Egyptian Embassy in Dublin to protest against his continued detention. They were joined by members...
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Radomir Antic, the Serbian who promoted strength and solidarity in football

The former technical director of Real Madrid, Atlético de Madrid and Barcelona passed away this Monday at the age of 71. We review his...

The Spanish town that lives on the coffins, overflowed with work by the coronavirus

Coffin makers in Piñor, Spain, have not stopped making coffins since the pandemic touched national soil. Their work has been overwhelmed in recent weeks, so...

FIFA Gate: alleged cases of bribes by Russia and Qatar come to light

Two former executives of the American giant Fox were accused of corruption, bank fraud and money laundering in New York on Monday. In a new...

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