Former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm and his wife Lorraine Drumm depart after closing arguments of his US bankruptcy court trial. Photograph: Josh Reynolds for The Irish Times

Former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm showed “disdain, unquestionable recklessness and indifference” to US bankruptcy rules, the final d(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny said the ‘ECB decided the deal does not contravene monetary policy and is quite legal.’ Photographer: Krisztian Bocsi/Bloomberg

A deal struck by Ireland last year to ease the burden of its bank debt raises serious monetary financing concerns althou(...)

Who runs Ireland?

THE POLITICIANS ENDA KENNY Taoiseach Kenny holds the most powerful political position in the land. He is chief of the Cabinet, has the f(...)