The leisure centre of the McWilliam Park Hotel: the hotel was built in 2006 with backing of high-profile property developers

Bubble-era property developers such as Seamus Ross of Menolly Homes and Garrett Kelleher of Shelbourne Developments are backing a high-profile hotel (...)

  Irish Bank Resolution Corporation (IBRC) headquarters in Dublin. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

The special liquidators of Irish Bank Resolution Corporation have told the judge investigating certain matters at the former bank that it would take o(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny: sat on his own, shipping dog’s abuse from Micheál Martin and not much better from Gerry Adams during Leaders’ Questions. Photograph: Collins

Don’t hold back, Micheál, whatever you do. “You will say anything, Taoiseach, to get elected. You will say anything to cover up something. You will de(...)

Bank of England regulators will publish a 500-page report into what went wrong at HBOS. Photograph: Suzanne Plunkett/Reuters

More than seven years after it was bailed out by the British government at the height of the banking crisis, HBOS will once again be dominating the he(...)

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar: Will urge the Government to undertake further research into the most appropriate system of universal health insurance. Photograph:Alan Betson/The Irish Times

The Government’s original model of universal health insurance, proposed by former Minister for Health James Reilly, would have increased the cost of r(...)

Mr Justice Brian Cregan. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

The Cabinet will today consider the interim report by Mr Justice Brian Cregan on the planned inquiry into the sale of assets by the Irish Bank Resolu(...)

Mr Justice Brian Cregan has called for a second judge to be allocated to the investigation into the sale of assets by Irish Bank Resolution Corporation.

The judge in charge of the commission of inquiry into the sale of assets by Irish Bank Resolution Corporation (IBRC) has told the Government that conf(...)

Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin  asked if the Taoiseach was “thoroughly embarrassed” by the decision to ask KPMG to investigate. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has claimed the Fianna Fáil leader is asking him to “break the law”, in a row over the privilege of documents linked to the inqui(...)

 Mr Justice Brian Cregan, who is examining 37 IBRC transactions involving write-offs of more than €10 million, has distributed a draft interim report to interested parties to seek their observations.  File photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

The inquiry into write-offs on Irish Bank Resolution Corporation (IBRC) asset sales will take “several years” to complete even if granted extra legal (...)

Attorney General Máire Whelan. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

There has been a lot of post- hoc rationalisation in the past few days about what was known, and what should have been known, when the terms of ref(...)