The chief actuary with Irish Life has said his hair stood up when he heard the assurance company had transferred billions of euro to Anglo Irish Bank,(...)

Reese Kilbride told the queen that he had been learning about the Easter Rising and was puzzled as to why Ireland was partitionedPhotograph: Guido Bergmann/Getty Images.

Inspired by the Easter Rising commemorations, sixth class pupil Reese Kilbride wrote to Queen Elizabeth II requesting that she turn over Northern Ire(...)

The location of the new runway at Dublin Airport set to open in 2020. Photograph: DDA/PA Wire

Residents affected by Dublin Airport’s decision to proceed with a second runway are to seek guarantees on restrictions to the frequency and hours of f(...)

One of the reasons that International Consolidated Airlines Group  paid €1.4 billion for Aer Lingus last year was that it wants to extend its reach across the Atlantic. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

It is getting close to the crunch for Dublin Airport Authority’s (DAA) €250 million new runway plan. The State company got planning permission for the(...)

 Matt Moran, former chief financial officer of Anglo Irish Bank: he said when it  became known that Irish Life & Permanent had recorded  transactions in their accounts as netted some of his colleagues were “very annoyed”. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill / The Irish Times

The main auditor of Anglo Irish Bank was uncomfortable and concerned in February 2009 about an allegedly circular billion-euro transaction between Ang(...)

The Chief Financial Officer with Anglo Irish Bank in 2008 expressed surprise at the amount of inter-bank loans to Irish Life & Permanent, the trial of four senior bankers has heard.

The Chief Financial Officer with Anglo Irish Bank in 2008 expressed surprise at the amount of inter-bank loans to Irish Life & Permanent, the tria(...)

Witness Matt Moran at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court yesterday court where he was giving evidence in the trial of four former bankers who are accused of conspiring to mislead investors by using interbank loans to make Anglo appear €7.2 billion more valuable than it was. Photograph: Collins Courts

Anglo Irish Bank considered taking over or merging with Irish Life & Permanent at the height of the 2008 financial crisis, the trial of four banke(...)

Portmarnock Beach in Co Dublin. File Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Gardaí are investigating the discovery a severed foot found by a man on Portmarnock Beach in Dublin. The man was walking the beach on the morning of (...)

It was my intention to force to the head of the queue and get off to a farm with one of the first parties. “Excuse me,” I kept saying, as I shouldered(...)

The remains of Steve Harris (34) - who died after being overcome by toxic fumes while carrying out maintenance work in a drain in Portmarnock, Co Dublin with his brother Alan Harris (45) - being taken from the Divine Mercy Church, Balgaddy, Lucan in a ‘Dubs’ van after his funeral mass. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins.

A man who sustained fatal injuries while trying to save his brother’s life last wek was remembered as “a hero who gave everything” at his funeral serv(...)