Enda Kenny addresses Fine Gael candidates and supporters in Dublin on February 3rd. Photograph: Clodagh Kilcoyne/Reuters

The general election campaign got off to a shaky start yesterday, but the great quake came this morning with the results of the latest Irish Times/Ips(...)

Chairman Ciaran Lynch  (c) and members of the Oireachtas banking inquiry at the publication of the inquiry’s report at Leinster House, Dublin. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

The State could have saved more than €9 billion by imposing losses on senior debt holders at the six Irish banks, the National Treasury Management Age(...)

Sinn Féin  TD Pearse Doherty: Said  Oireachtas banking inquiry  report is a series of quotes from senior bankers, politicians and civil servants without any analysis or insight. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The final report of the banking inquiry is a disservice to the Irish people, one of the members of the committee has said. Sinn Féin TD Pearse Doher(...)

Joe Higgins, left: refused to sign off on Oirecahtas banking inquiry report. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The final report of the Oireachtas banking inquiry is expected to claim the Central Bank had a contingency plan to avoid a bank default in September 2(...)

Two members of the Oireachtas banking inquiry have insisted no future inquiry should be conducted under the current legislation.

Two members of the Oireachtas banking inquiry have insisted no future inquiry should be conducted under the current legislation. Fianna Fáil Senator (...)

Late on Sunday night there were still three chapters causing “significant concerns”. Photograph: The Irish Times

The majority of Oireachtas banking inquiry members have agreed the final draft report, despite many admitting they are not happy with it. The committ(...)

Fine Gael TD Eoghan Murphy said the advice needed to be discussed by the committee immediately. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The Oireachtas banking inquiry is to be told it can publish its evidence without a final report. The committee is to receive oral legal advice on Fri(...)

 Sinn Féin member of the Oireachtas banking inquiry Pearse Doherty has still not decided whether he will sign off on the report. Photograph: Alan Betson

The Oireachtas banking inquiry is to consider requesting emergency legislation to preserve its work in the event that its report cannot be published (...)

Sinn Féin TD Pearse Doherty: said he could not agree to the contents of the report.  Photograph: Dave Meehan

The Oireachtas banking inquiry has agreed to delay publication of its report by a week. Members met for more than four hours on Wednesday night ami(...)

Seán Haughey and Deirdre Heney:  The former junior minister  lost the Dublin Bay North selection convention to Dublin city councillor Deirdre Heney. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

A meeting of senior Fianna Fáil strategists next weekend is to begin finalising the party’s approach to candidates and tickets for the general electi(...)