Former taoiseach Bertie Ahern. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons.

The Mahon tribunal has withdrawn findings of non-cooperation against two people involved in the financial “digout” to former taoiseach Bertie Ahern. (...)

Supporters pictured in 2014 of the victims of the Ballymurphy shooting. Photograph: PA

A bullet has been removed from the exhumed body of one of the 11 victims of the so-called Ballymurphy Massacre in west Belfast in 1971, the families h(...)

Billy Twomey won the 1.60m accumulator at the Horse of the Year Show in Birmingham on Saturday night. Photograph:  Clodagh Kilcoyne/Getty Images

On a big day for Irish sport, the team of Cathal Daniels, Jonty Evans, Pádraig McCarthy and Joseph Murphy won Nations’ Cup competition at the three-st(...)

Danis Lynch and All Star won the Longines Cup in Barcelona on Sunday. Photograph: Inpho

Ireland’s Denis Lynch riding Thomas Straumann’s bay stallion All Star won the Longines Cup of the City of Barcelona as the five-star Spanish show reac(...)

Michael Jung of Germany jumps over a haggis on Fischer Takinou during the Longines FEI European Eventing Championship 2015 at Blair Castle. Photograph: Ian MacNicol/Getty Images

Defending champions Germany go into Sunday’s concluding show jumping phase of the Longines FEI European eventing championships at Blair Castle with a (...)

Debutant Padraig McCarthy picked up 46.60 penalties as Ireland ended the first day of the FEI European eventing championships in fifth place. Photograph: Getty

British riders top the team and individual standings following the first day of dressage at the Longines FEI European eventing championships at Blair (...)

 Former minister for justice  Ray Burke  at the Mahon Tribunal at Dublin Castle. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Only some of the corruption findings made by the planning tribunal against former Fianna Fáil minister Ray Burke are being withdrawn.Tribunal chairma(...)

 Mr Justice Feargus  Flood, first chairman  of the  planning tribunal. In 2002, ordinary citizens queued around the block when  Mr Justice  Flood published his damning report on the payments made to former Fianna Fáil minister Ray Burke. Photograph: Alan Betson

The planning tribunal, in its heyday, was box office. For years, nightly news led with the latest from Dublin Castle, where the public gallery was reg(...)

The former assistant city and county manager for Dublin,  George Redmond: In the High Court, the planning tribunal agreed to withdraw the original report, published in 2004, and to remove all adverse findings in it about  him. It also agreed to pay his legal costs.  Photograph:  Collins Courts

The planning tribunal has published a revised version of its report on George Redmond, from which all conclusions and adverse findings against the fo(...)

George Redmond outside the Flood  tribunal in 1999. Photograph: Paddy Whelan

George Redmond once described the payments he got from developers during his career as a “sword of Damocles”. Now, 25 years after his career ended and(...)