Luigi Wewege: Kiwi-Italian financier

Vivier Mortgages, a subprime lender formerly known as the Home Funding Corporation (HFC), is another interesting company whose accounts for last year (...)

Sligo-based councillor Joe Queenan featured on an RTÉ Investigates programme last night which examined political lobbying.

A Fianna Fáil councillor has resigned from the party after he was filmed offering to act as an intermediary for a company in return for an investment (...)

The RTÉ Investigates ‘Standards in Public Office’ programme  team investigated declarations by the State’s 949 councillors, 166 TDs, 60 Senators and 11 MEPs.

A county councillor with many years service as a public representative demanded £10,000 sterling from an undercover RTÉ reporter acting for a fake win(...)

Galway’s Iarla Tannian: “He was an All Star in 2012, unlucky not to make the shortlist for Hurler of the Year. The Sunday Game panel made him Man of the Match in the drawn All-Ireland final.”  Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

There exists, in the person of Iarla Tannian, all that is good and all that is maddening about Galway hurling. He is a giant of a man but also essenti(...)

File image - A bank hired a private detective to pinpoint the whereabouts of a Dublin man who owed them almost €11,000 on his credit card, a court heard on Tuesday.  Photograph: Thinkstock.

A bank hired a private detective to pinpoint the whereabouts of a Dublin man who owed them almost €11,000 on his credit card, a court heard on Tuesday(...)

Clare manager Davy Fitzgerald: his team will be looking for a first league win of the season when they host Dublin. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Today Division 1A Clare v Dublin (Cusack Park, 3pm) nWell, it’s not as if there is any other sporting fixture of interest on at this time.(...)

James Woodlock of Tipp scores his side’s second goal. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Tipperary 2-19 Clare 0-20Tipperary collected two valuable Division 1A league points at Cusack Park, Ennis yesterday when they had five points to spare(...)

Cuvier’s beaked whale. Photograph: Cetacean Research & Rescue Unit

Irish and British marine scientists are seriously concerned about a spike in strandings of the protected deepwater Cuvier’s beaked whale along the wes(...)

Luigi Wewege: bought HFC last year and changed its name to Vivier

Vivier Mortgages, the subprime lender formerly known as Home Funding Corporation (HFC), the subject of allegations in a recent Prime Time investigatio(...)

Galway captain David Collins leaves the field after his side’s last gasp win over Clare in the Allianz League. (Photograph: INPHO/Mike Shaughnessy)

Galway 2-15 Clare 1-17A last gasp winner, a bit of a row over a dry ball being slipped in for the crucial free and a tight struggle between neighbours(...)