A month ago, 805 business owners in Dún Laoghaire were balloted on whether or not the town should become a Business Improvement District. The Yes vote won and now councillors must decide whether the proposal proceeds. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

More people than usual will be watching tonight’s meeting of Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council. Some say the outcome of one vote will be a (...)

Retired businessman Denis O’Callaghan and his wife Martina have been given High Court permission to apply to lift the statutory bar on suing Anglo’s successor, Irish Bank Resolution Corporation (IBRC), over the failed investment fund.

A couple have claimed €250,000 savings used for part of a €1 million investment with the former Anglo Irish Bank was the first part of the fund to be (...)