Michael Lowry: due to stand trial in the autumn on a number of tax  charges.  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

An application has been made at Clonmel Circuit Court to have a trial involving Tipperary North TD Michael Lowry, who is accused of filing incorrect (...)

Supt Bob Noonan addressing the 700+ crowd at the anti drug and the anti social behavior meeting in Colaiste Phobal, Roscrea last night. Photograph: Liam Burke/Press 22.

More than 1,000 people attended a heated public meeting in Roscrea tonight to highlight their concerns over the “scourge of drugs” that has hit the(...)

Naas, Co Kildare. Craigfort, which trades as the four-star Killashee House Hotel in the Kildare town of Naas, and Marchford, which trades as Lawlor’s Hotel on Poplar Square in the town, were both granted court protection last month after Nama said it would not stand in the way of their applications.

The National Asset Management Agency (Nama) has installed a receiver to Faxhill Homes, a building company run by the developer Jack Tierney that ow(...)

The Local Election result has already cost Eamon Gilmore his role as Tánaiste and leader of the Labour Party.  Photograph; Dara Mac Donaill / The Irish Times

The Local Election result has already cost Eamon Gilmore his role as Tánaiste and leader of the Labour Party. An analysis of the results translated(...)

 People Before Profit TD Richard Boyd Barrett: the party made significant breakthroughs in urban centres. Photograph: Laura Hutton/Photocall Ireland

There has always been a strong tradition of independent representation in Irish politics at all levels but it has been ignored a little in the past be(...)

Independent TD Michael Lowry. Four of the seven non-party councillors in North Tipperary are “Lowry Independents” and the organisation is also running an additional two candidates in the Thurles-Templemore electoral area.

Sinn Féin pulled off the previously-unthinkable electoral feat of winning a seat in each of the five electoral areas in Co Tipperary, increasing thei(...)

Judge O’Neill said the summons had been served at the  previous registered address for Garuda, owned by Michael Lowry (pictured), and held that the court did not have jurisdiction. Photograph: Eric Luke

The decision of District Court Judge John O’Neill last week not to make any order in the Revenue Commissioners’ case against Tipperary TD Michael Lowr(...)

Two hotels in Naas employing more than 260 people recei
v
ed emergency High Court protection from their creditors yesterday evening, following an application from their owners who feared the National Assets Management Agency was about to appoint receivers.

Two hotels in Naas employing more than 260 people received emergency High Court protection from their creditors yesterd(...)

File picture of Michael Lowry, the  owner of Garuda Ltd. The company s facing charges concerning the its corporation tax for 2002 and 2006. Photograph: Eric Luke

A company owned by Independent TD Michael Lowry is seeking to have charges of filing false tax returns heard in a court in Tipperary rather than in(...)

Michael Lowry TD (Ind): sent forward for trial at the next session of Nenagh Circuit Court. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Former Fine Gael minister Michael Lowry has been sent forward to the Circuit Court for trial on allegations that he knowingly (...)