Catherine Murphy: said she favoured the reconstitution of Siteserv PLC, which is now in liquidation. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

The Social Democrats party has proposed the establishment of an anti-corruption agency as part of a long-term response to the issues raised by the Com(...)

 Michael Lowry has lodged proceedings  against Independent News & Media over its publication of the so-called Lowry tapes. File photograph:  Collins Courts

Tipperary TD Michael Lowry has lodged proceedings in the High Court against Independent News & Media (INM) in connection with its publication of t(...)

 Michael Lowry, then  minister for transport, energy and communications (left) and  Denis O’Brien, then chairman of Esat Digifone,  in 1996. File photograph:  Moya Nolan/The Irish Times

The Moriarty Tribunal has told a number of parties awaiting costs rulings, including businessman Denis O’Brien, that no decisions will be made in thei(...)

Michael Lowry  is taking a case against the State saying the Moriarty tribunal treated him in ways that contravened his constitutional rights and were contrary to provisions of the European Convention on Human Rights. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Independent Tipperary TD Michael Lowry is taking a case against the State, claiming that the investigation by the Moriarty Tribunal contravened his hu(...)

Project Wave, a commercial and residential scheme in Dublin,  will take up 10 per cent of  the Docklands Strategic Development Zone. File photograph: Nick Ansell/PA Wire

The first phase of one of the largest new developments planned for Dublin’s docklands has been granted permission under Dublin City Council’s new fast(...)

You’re becoming hysterical, Sorcha – unnecessarily so, because it’s all in hand. As my chief whip, as well as long-suffering golf partner, I’ve told Hennessy to address the gender quota issue

The old man is sitting in his usual spot in Shanahan’s, wrapping his face around a rib eye that’s so rare I wouldn’t say the cow has even noticed y(...)

New Denis O’Brien Gulfstream has been delivered to Dublin Airport

Businessman Denis O’Brien’s new €60 million-plus Gulfstream jet has been delivered to Dublin Airport. The aircraft, which has been described in online(...)

Denis O’Brien’s Esat Digifone consortium won a competition for a mobile phone licence in 1996  and Persona was the runner-up.       Photograph Paddy Whelan/The Irish Times

A High Court judge will decide if a company that lost out on a mobile phone licence in 1996 can sue Denis O’Brien, Michael Lowry and the State using m(...)

  Irish Bank Resolution Corporation (IBRC) headquarters in Dublin. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

The special liquidators of Irish Bank Resolution Corporation have told the judge investigating certain matters at the former bank that it would take o(...)

Mr Justice Brian Cregan: heads the IBRC Commission of Investigation. Photograph: Aidan Crawley/The Irish Times

The inquiry into transactions at the Irish Bank Resolution Corporation (IBRC) has found that the six largest write offs led to a combined loss of almo(...)