Splutter-your-tea-across-the-room hilarious: John Colleary and Barry Murphy in Irish Pictorial Weekly

It is always difficult to review a comedy, for the blindingly obvious reason that not everyone finds the same things funny. There are people who think(...)

Former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm: argued he should be given more time because he has hired a new lawyer. Photograph: Josh Reynolds

Former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm has made an emergency request to a US court seeking more time to file legal papers arguing why it (...)

I’m like, “I haven’t come here to mock. I mean, I could say that all of that silicone you’ve had injected into your forehead over the years has made you look like a demented halibut. But I’m not going to.”

Abigail Markham is losing her house. It’s the old, old story. Could happen to any one of us. She and her husband, Don, borrowed €96 million from the b(...)

In a damning court ruling last month Mr Drumm was found to have systematically transferred assets, property and cash to his wife Lorraine (left) to hinder, delay and defraud his creditors. Photograph: The Irish Times

Former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm has hired one of Boston’s top white-collar criminal defence lawyers to fight his bankruptcy appeal(...)

Former Anglo Irish Bank chief David Drumm Drumm sold his house for $3.88m in 2011 pursuant to an agreement between his bankruptcy trustee and wife Lorraine. Photograph: Josh Reynolds/The Irish Times

A Massachusetts bank has notified a US bankruptcy court that debts owed by former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm totalling just over €1 (...)

Former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm has elected to have his appeal heard by the US district court

Former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm has appealed the decision of a US judge to deny him the opportunity under American bankruptcy law (...)

George Hook: scattergun opinions on a variety of hot topics

For all that the right to freedom of speech is being defended in the current climate, even the staunchest upholders of the principle may have found(...)

Ken Drumm, brother of former Anglo chief executive David Drumm.

Mother-of-four Rachel Drumm and her estranged husband Kenneth have lost the €1 million home they owned together in Skerries, Co Dublin.Mrs Drumm, who (...)

David Drumm faces financial ruin. However, given the judge’s findings, he has only himself to blame for failing – as the former banker himself described the US bankruptcy process – to “get naked in public” by disclosing everything about his finances to the court. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

It wasn’t the decision by a US bankruptcy judge to leave former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm on the hook for €10.5 million in debts th(...)

Documentation arising from the investigation of David  Drumm by the Garda Bureau of Fraud Investigation and the Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement has  been sent to the US authorities.

Former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm faces an expensive legal battle if he decides to fight any attempt to extradite him to Ireland. S(...)