Kerry Co Council is facing a six figure bill after being ordered by the Supreme Court to pay the costs of former Fianna Fáil senator Dan Kiely’s successful appeal for a total recount of votes in the 2014 local elections for the Listowel electoral area.  Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times.

Kerry Co Council is facing a six figure bill after being ordered by the Supreme Court to pay the costs of former Fianna Fáil senator Dan Kiely’s succe(...)

Defeated candidate and Former Fianna Fáil senator Dan Kiely took a case against Kerry County Council (above). Photograph: Facebook

A date has been set for a new count of almost 15,000 votes cast in the May 2014 Listowel municipal area local elections. It is the first time in th(...)

Linda and Dan Kiely, Voxpro.

Three couples talk about the ups and downs of starting businesses together. Dan and Linda Kiely Voxpro Dan and Linda Kiely were a couple long b(...)

At Tralee Circuit Court, Judge Thomas E O’Donnell said he wished to be involved only at the start and at the end of the count and would wish the process itself was carried out in” the normal fashion”.

A court in Tralee has ordered a fresh recount of all ballots cast in the Listowel Municipal area local elections in May 2014. The count is to take pl(...)

Kerry politician Dan Kiely leaving the Four Courts after the Supreme Court ruling that a mistake was made in the counting of ballots in Kerry County Council’s Listowel area in the 2014 local elections Photograph: Courts Collins.

A Supreme Court ruling that a mistake was made in the counting of ballots in Kerry County Council’s Listowel area in the 2014 local elections places t(...)

Returning officers for elections have been instructed to treat as a spoilt vote any ballot paper that has a sequence of numbers that does not begin with a ‘1’ or ‘one’. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Returning officers for elections have been instructed to treat as a spoilt vote any ballot paper that has a sequence of numbers that does not begin wi(...)

The Supreme Court has ordered a total recount of votes cast in the May 2014 local elections for the Listowel electoral area of North Kerry.

The Supreme Court, in a judgment with implications for the conduct of future elections, has ordered a total recount of votes cast in the May 2014 loca(...)

Cork-based Voxpro, founded by Dan and Linda Kiely, is expected to announce several hundred new jobs this afternoon.

Business process outsourcing company Voxpro is to create 400 jobs in Cork. The new jobs will bring the Irish company’s total headcount to more (...)

The court said at least some of the issues raised had the potential to affect all elections. Photograph: Graham Hughes/Photocall Ireland.

A local election candidate who is disputing the result of the Listowel area local elections to Kerry County Council is to have his case heard by five(...)

The new chair of Kerry County Council, Cllr John Brassil, FF, a pharmacist and engineer from Ballyheigue - a married man with three children - has already declared his interest in running in the next general election for Fianna Fáil.  Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

A Fianna Fáil councillor has been elected to the chair of Kerry County Council with support from Fine Gael in a historic election signalling the end o(...)