Denis O Brien claims the Dáil Committee on Procedures and Privileges  allowed utterances be made by TDs in breach of his right to fair procedures. Photograph: The Irish Times

An application by businessman Denis O’Brien for court orders aimed at compelling a Dáil Committee hand over to him minutes of two of its meetings last(...)

Renua’s video highlights what it claims are a continuing relationship and contacts between Taoiseach Enda  Kenny and businessman and media owner Denis O’Brien. Photograph: Screengrab of  Renua video

Renua Ireland has launched a robust negative-campaigning video against Fine Gael highlighting the party’s relationship with Independent TD Michael Low(...)

Caroline McGuigan, founder and chief executive of  Suicide or Survive: ‘We remind people that recovery isn’t an end position. It’s about learning as you go along how to manage your mental health and understand that it’s messy at times.’ Photograph: Cyril Byrne

My story happens to be central to the story of Suicide or Survive (SOS), the charity I set up in 2003 to break down the stigma of mental health and s(...)

A spokesman for Colm Keaveney said he could not make any public comment about the defamation proceedings. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

The Fianna Fáil candidate in Galway East, Colm Keaveney, has initiated defamation proceedings against Independent News & Media in relation to an a(...)

Gordon D’Arcy and Aoife Cogan at the Ireland Funds Annual Fundraiser in the Shelbourne Hotel, Dublin, where the former Irish Rugby International was honoured. Photograph: Collins

For the first time in 16 seasons Gordon D’Arcy will not be involved in the Six Nations rugby championship this weekend. Instead, he was honoured yest(...)

Denis O’ Brien initiated his case last October after saying he had received a dossier of mainly damaging material about him on the USB memory stick sent anonymously in an envelope to his Dublin office. Photograph; Dara Mac Donaill / The Irish Times

A war of words erupted at the High Court on Friday over the movements between Rotterdam and Dublin of a USB computer memory stick at the heart of bus(...)

Lawyers for Red Flag Consulting and Denis O’Brien have yet to agree on dates for exchanging legal documents. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill/The Irish Times

Lawyers for Red Flag Consulting and Denis O’Brien have yet to agree on dates for exchanging legal documents necessary for the hearing of the businessm(...)

Social Democrats launching their manifesto on O’Connell Street, from left Catherine Murphy, Stephen Donnelly and Roisin Shortall. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The three prominent Independent TDs who came together to form the Social Democrats in July 2015 are offering what they characterise as a “relatively (...)

A trip to space for you and your friends might be just the ticket if you’ve got a pile of money after the EuroMillions win. File photograph: Getty Images

This big EuroMillions win - what could a person do with all that loot? This week Pep Guardiola signed a three-year deal to manage Manchester City on (...)

Topaz has more than 2,000 employees and close to 35 per cent of the consumer market in Ireland

The sale of fuel chain Topaz to the Canadian retailer Alimentation Couche-Tard has been completed with Niall Anderton named as the Irish company’s new(...)