Labour TD Pat Rabbitte accused the national broadcaster of being “lopsided”. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Former communications minister Pat Rabbitte did not mince his words when describing RTÉ as a “recruitment sergeant” for the far left and Sinn Féin on (...)

A child who was molested by her father misses having her father there for her, a court has heard.The Dublin man (44), who cannot be named to protect (...)

Catherine Murphy, Independent  TD for Kildare North.

Statement by Siteserv Holdings Limited in response to recent media reports Siteserv Holdings Limited is disappointed that Catherine Murphy T.D.(...)

SiteServ chief executive Sean Corkery: “It was a good deal and the taxpayer came out the right side of it in my view”

The sale of Siteserv to a company owned by businessman Denis O’Brien in 2012 was a deal that was good for the taxpayer, the utility group’s chief exec(...)

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan has told Independent TD Catherine Murphy he ordered a departmental review into Denis O’Brien’s €45 million purchase in 2012 of Siteserv from IBRC. Photograph: Bloomberg

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan has told Independent TD Catherine Murphy he ordered a departmental review into Denis O’Brien’s €45 million purchas(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny at the Fine Gael National Conference in Castlebar last weekend. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

The spotlight is beginning to shine on what might be called “Endapendent” TDs who are being courted discreetly by both the Minister for Finance Michae(...)

A former Irish Independent journalist has been awarded €55,000 by an Employment Appeals Tribunal as a result of an unfair dismissal taken against the newspaper

A former Irish Independent journalist has been awarded €55,000 by an Employment Appeals Tribunal as a result of an unfair dismissal taken against the (...)

Sinn Féiner of the Year: Party leader Gerry Adams for holding onto his position for 31 years. Photograph: Alan Betson

Politician of the year Independent TD for Kildare Catherine Murphy was on top of the water issue from the outset, pinpointing problems the Governmen(...)

Minister for the Environment Alan Kelly has said a “seismic” process is under way at Irish Water to delete all Personal Public Service numbers supplied to it. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

A “seismic” process is under way at Irish Water to delete all Personal Public Service (PPS) numbers supplied to the company, Minister for the Environm(...)

Minister for the Environment Alan Kelly says it is not his “intention to see any form of bonus culture in Irish Water”. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Minister for the Environment Alan Kelly has strongly reiterated his view that “I do not want to see any form of bonus culture” in Irish Water. During(...)