Brian o connell

Tuesday 8th March

Cost of Cybercrime to the Irish Economy

It is estimated that the costs of cybercrime to the Irish economy are over €600m a year, while computer forensics has in itself become an increasingly important part of solving major ...

Tuesday 1st March

Trump and Doonbeg

Donald Trump the republican front runner, looks set to dominate the polls today when eight of the 11 states vote in what is known as Super Tuesday. But with his ...

Monday 22nd February


Today British Prime Minister David Cameron will lay out his case for the UK remaining in a reformed European Union. It's been said that when Britain sneezes, Ireland catches a ...


Could it be that in the age of ipods and mp3 players, where CDs seem to be redundant even, that vinyl records are making a comeback? Our reporter Brian O’Connell ...

Thursday 18th February

Rag Week in Cork

All day parties, litter filled streets, damaged cars and a litany of abuse when confronted – these are some of the issues residents near University College Cork say they face ...

Tuesday 9th February

Uber in Ireland

The San Francisco based company UBER, currently the most valuable private tech company in the world, has divided many with the way it has taken on the taxi industry. The ...

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin

There has been widespread shock and revulsion at the latest gangland killing in Dublin. Earlier, former Lord Mayor Christy Burke suggested that Archbishop Diarmuid Martin could act as mediator and ...

Monday 1st February

Drugs Trade

The violent ways drug dealers are forcing people to pay off debts, Brian O'Connell speaks to families and drug users.

Monday 25th January


It is just over 6 months since the launch of Eircode, at a cost of tens of millions of euro, who exactly has benefitted from the introduction of the postcode ...

Thursday 21st January

Limerick Pills

Some people are calling it the “new heroin” - in recent weeks concerns have been expressed at the availability of cheap prescription drugs on the streets of Limerick, with younger ...



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