“They’re only chasing clicks” is an accusation sometimes levelled against media companies in the business of “clickbait”.Loosely defined as ultra-popu(...)

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan and Minister for Public Expenditure Brendan Howlin at Government Buildings before the Budget announcement on Tuesday. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times 0:37

The Government’s decision to end the controversial “double Irish” tax arrangement used by multinationals to slash their tax bills has received promine(...)

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan and cabinet colleague Brendan Howlin TD Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform pictured ahead of last year’s budget. The impact of sucessive austerity budgets means that Ireland is now an example other European countries should seek to emulate the Financial Times says. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien / THE IRISH TIMES

Struggling European economies should learn from how Ireland put its economy into recovery mode, the Financial Times says in an editorial in today’s(...)

Denis O Brien: Replied to FT article

Denis O’Brien, the largest shareholder in Independent News & Media which reported its full-year results last week, has written to the (...)

Gavin O’Reilly: under surveillance in 2011, his final full year in charge of Independent News & Media. Photograph: Eric Luke

How unfortunate Independent News & Media was never able to determine who placed its former chief executive Gavin O’Reilly under surveillance in 20(...)

The website and Twitter feed of British newspaper the Financial Times were hacked today, apparently by the “Syrian Electronic Army”, a group o(...)