The complaint was made by the whistleblower to the Central Bank of Ireland via a confidential email account for protected disclosures operated by the regulator. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

The Single Supervisory Mechanism in Frankfurt is set to investigate allegations made by a whistleblower this week in relation to AIB and the way it re(...)

Gardaí began digging in an area of Co Kildare on Wednesday morning after receiving intelligence as to the whereabouts of the  body of Barry Corcoran (above). File photograph: Garda Press Office

A dig for the body of Barry Corcoran, who has been missing since July, has concluded without success in Co Kildare. Mr Corcoran (39), from Wicklow t(...)

 Richard Boyd Barrett, Gerry Adams, Micheal Martin, Taoiseach Enda Kenny,  Tanaiste Joan Burton, Stephen Donnelly,  and Lucinda Creighton at the RTE Claire Byrne Live Leaders Debate. Photograph: FusionShooters.

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has firmly ruled out entering coalition with Fianna Fail after the general election. After days of speculation Mr Kenny said his(...)

Galway County Council workers placing sand bags to prevent flooding at the Bridge Road in Portumna. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

Home-owners and businesses along parts of the Shannon face the highest danger of flooding in 20 years later this week, following days of heavy rain an(...)

Brendan Howlin, Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, and Michael Noonan, Minister for Finance speaking to media. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

The Government has announced details of a new capital investment plan for counties Cork and Kerry. Six Government ministers attended an ev(...)

 Staff  at The Greenhouse, Dublin, celebrate their new Michelin star. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

More tourists and increased consumer confidence are some of the reasons cited by Ireland’s Michelin-star restaurants for the “significant upturn” they(...)

During the year, Coillte planted 15 million trees on 6,200 hectares of land

Coillte, the State-owned forestry company that on Thursday reported improved sales and profits, is undertaking a strategic review of all aspects of it(...)

The homepage of the Ashley Madison website. Per capita only the Swiss and the Spaniards exceed us Irish as Ashley Madison “love rats”

I think we all know by now that when the technology world touches the real world, there are security risks inherent in the overlap. Hence we have t(...)

The LÉ Eithne completing the rescue of dozens of migrants off the coast of Libya on Thursday. Photograph:   Irish Defence Forces

Irish naval vessel the LÉ Eithne completed the rescue of 201 migrants off the coast of Libya on Thursday. The Irish Flagship received an alert at 8am (...)

Patrick Davitt, chief executive at the Institute of Professional Auctioneers and Valuers, appearing at the Banking Inquiry on Wednesday, May 13th, 2015.

The negative equity crisis is a “very very unfortunate” element of the economic crash, but property valuations were carried out on the basis of a spec(...)