A spokesman for Colm Keaveney said he could not make any public comment about the defamation proceedings. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

The Fianna Fáil candidate in Galway East, Colm Keaveney, has initiated defamation proceedings against Independent News & Media in relation to an a(...)

INM chief executive Robert Pitt (left) with chairman Leslie Buckley and operations director Michael Doorly at an INM meeting in June 2015. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Independent News & Media group chief executive Robert Pitt has been appointed to the board of the company. Mr Pitt joined INM from Tesco in Sep(...)

“At work, my new desktop wallpaper is an image of Peggy Olson strutting into the McCann offices with dark sunglasses and a cigarette hanging out of the side of her mouth.” Photograph: AMC

January: I emerge unscathed from an end-of-year blaze of journalistic controversy. My two-star review of Elf the Musical has upset one of the McGann a(...)

Lucy Gaffney: 19th most powerful woman in Irish business.  Photograph: Cyril Byrne / THE IRISH TIMES

There was good news for Communicorp chairwoman Lucy Gaffney this week as she was named as the 19th most powerful woman in Irish business by the Sunday(...)

Collectively, the credit unions have assets of €43.6 million. Photograph: Colin Keegan, Collins Dublin

Members of the ESB staff credit union will vote on Friday on whether to pursue mergers with three other credits unions in Dublin. St Patric(...)

 Michael Lowry has lodged proceedings  against Independent News & Media over its publication of the so-called Lowry tapes. File photograph:  Collins Courts

Tipperary TD Michael Lowry has lodged proceedings in the High Court against Independent News & Media (INM) in connection with its publication of t(...)

Sir Anthony O’Reilly, the businessman often said to be Ireland’s first billionaire, is  applying for bankruptcy in the Bahamas today. Photo: PA

Sir Anthony O’Reilly has been declared bankupt in a court hearing in the Bahamas and is now to be allowed file for an insolvency arrangement, the Supr(...)

Independent News & Media has said it will act as guarantor for GrabOne

Independent News & Media (INM) is to close its online coupon business with the loss of 24 jobs. The company said its decision to shut the site, w(...)

Denis O’Brien: told the High Court he asked a private investigator to look into what he said he believed was a concerted campaign against him.

  Businessman Denis O’Brien has accused a public relations firm involving some former executives of Independent News & Media (INM) of (...)

Former INM chief executive Liam Healy Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The death has taken place of Liam Healy, the former deputy chairman and chief executive of Independent News & Media. He was 86 years old and had b(...)