KPMG, the special liquidator of what remains of  Irish Nationwide, is seeking damages from Michael Fingleton and his board for alleged failures in their duties to the society.

Michael Fingleton, the former managing director of Irish Nationwide, has been accused of having an “unusual and excessive concentration” of power that(...)

Noel Connors: returns to the Waterford side to face Wexford. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Ulster champions Monaghan have named an unchanged team for Sunday’s Ulster final against Donegal. The side that started the semi-final replay defeat o(...)

C ommunities, it is said, are dense networks of social interaction bonded together by a robust sense of place and certainly there is something about a(...)

The top earner in Irish local authorities is Dublin City Council’s chief executive Owen Keegan, who earns €175,721 a year.

Minister for the Environment Phil Hogan has confirmed that there are 216 local authority staff currently earning more than €100,000 each.The top earn(...)

Leroy Harris: “made a mess” of his chance at avoiding a criminal record, the court heard. Photograph: Collins

Love/Hate actor Leroy Harris has been ordered to carry out 150 hours’ community service to avoid six months in jail for supplying cannabisDublin Distr(...)

Sarah Fitzgerald (22) of Sycamore Lawn, Castleknock, leaving Dublin District Court yesterday after being charged with assault causing harm to Jiyue Song at Charleston Road, Ranelagh, on July 5th. Photograph: Collins Courts

A man and a woman have been charged after a taxi driver in Dublin had a bottle smashed over his head before he was punched, kicked and bitten during a(...)

File photo of former INBS executives Michael Fingleton, Terence Cooney and David Brophy. Photograph: Eric Luke

MARY CAROLAN An application may be made to join accountancy firm KPMG as a defendant to a legal action arising from some €6 billion in losses at Iri(...)

Waterford’s Shane Walsh is tackled by two Laois players  during the qualifier at Walsh Park. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Waterford 2-22 Laois 1-15 Waterford ensured their campaign progressed into July when overcoming a determined Laois unit on a balmy Saturday evening a(...)

Former INBS director says the Central Bank and other State entities have joined together against him. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

A former director of Irish Nationwide Building Society (INBS) has alleged the Central Bank and other State entities have joined together in exposing h(...)

The Central Bank has asked the High Court to strike out legal claims against it which could make it liable for hundreds of million of euro in losses. (...)