File photograph of Enda Kenny. Mr Kenny has been called to give evidence at the banking inquiry, along with Tánaiste Joan Burton. File photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Taoiseach Enda Kenny, Tánaiste Joan Burton and Minister for Finance Michael Noonan are among 12 people sent letters today by the Oireachtas banking in(...)

Silence in the slaughterhouse: protests at 14 of Ireland’s largest meat processing plants were intended to put the squeeze on the biggest family-run firms in the sector

Like Neville Chamberlain waving a copy of the Munich Agreement with Germany in 1938, Minister for Agriculture Simon Coveney appears to believe he has (...)

The wife and son of bankrupt developer Seán Dunne are to have two works of art, including a painting entitled ‘King and Queen’, seized during a raid on a house in Co Kildare returned to them, the High Court has heard.

The wife and son of bankrupt developer Seán Dunne are to have two works of art seized during a raid on a house in Co Kildare returned to them, the Hig(...)

Gayle Killilea Dunne: the paining ‘King and Queen’ was seized during a raid on a house in Co Kildare, the court heard. Photograph: Collins Courts

Gayle Killilea Dunne, wife of developer Seán Dunne, is in dispute with the trustee administering her husband’s Irish bankruptcy over the ownership of(...)

Sean Dunne:   has been engaged in a cat-and-mouse game with his two biggest creditors – Nama and Ulster Bank – through the Connecticut bankruptcy court before Judge Alan Shiff. Photograph:  Steve Miller

A hearing in a Connecticut court yesterday was meant to have been an opportunity to agree procedures to fast-track the discovery of information betwee(...)

Amelia Deane (10), Co Meath (left) and Ashleigh Kiernan (11),  Lucan, Co Dublin, at the launch of Make-A-Wish Ireland’s first annual report. The charity granted a record 210 wishes to children with life-threatening illnesses in 2013, an average of four wishes a week. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

A lack of public trust in the charity sector must be re-established for charities such as the Make-A-Wish foundation to continue their work, the orga(...)

File photograph of Seán Dunne leaving court in Bridgeport Connecticut. Photograph: Simon Carswell

The National Asset Management Agency is seeking to question the son of developer Seán Dunne under oath in its attempts to find out more about the C(...)

Judge Matthew Deery: ordered farmer not to further obstruct the carriageway.

A Co Kildare farmer who built part of a cattle shed over a right-of-way to a centuries-old graveyard has been told by a judge to take it down. Rodney (...)

John Dunne said items seized from a house in the K Club, Co Kildare, including a Manchester United jersey signed by Ronaldo, were his and did not belong to his father, developer Seán Dunne. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

John Dunne, the son of Carlow-born developer Seán Dunne, has written to his father’s Irish bankruptcy trustee demanding the return of various items (...)

The site in New York City being developed by TJD21, the property company controlled by John Dunne, son of bankrupt developer Seán Dunne

The son of bankrupt developer Seán Dunne will learn next month whether he can build a $21.5 million (€16 million) apartment and retai(...)