Taoiseach unable to shed any light on what he did a few weeks ago.  Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Tánaiste demands answers to mysterious Callinan departure

A composite image of former Anglo Irish Bank directors Pat Whelan (left) and Willie McAteer leaving Dublin Circuit Criminal Court after yesterday’s guilty verdicts. Photograph: Eric Luke

The two former Anglo bankers could get up to five years in jail and/or a fine

The former chairman of Anglo Irish Bank, Seán FitzPatrick, makes a statement outside court yesterday. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Jury returns with majority verdict at end of third full day of deliberation

Michael D Higgins gives a speech on stage in front of the cast of Henry IV, Part 1 at the Royal Shakespeare Company in Statford-upon-Avon, during the first State visit to the UK by an Irish President. Photograph: Joe Giddens/PA Wire

President Michael D Higgins exits on a high after speech to Royal Shakespeare Company and spontaneous walkabout in Stratford-upon(...)

“Oh, how lovely!” exclaimed Sabina when a lamb was presented. She cuddling the baffled mite 
and giving it nuzzle,
before moving on to the pigs.

The President will surely get a bookof poetry out of his State trip

Pauline Conway from Co Wicklow greeting  President Michael D Higgins  at University College London Hospital yesterday.  Photograph: Johnny Bambury

Quiet gathering meant an awful lot to all concerned

Two nations let out a most hearfelt and longed for sigh of relief

 Pat Rabbitte: ‘I would strongly counsel, don’t draw any naive conclusions about anything in this particular regard’

Miriam Lord discusses the Minister for Communications and the sources close to the ears the former Garda commissioner.

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