Former minister for finance Charlie McCreevy: medal for bravery awarded for exceptional courage and resolve in the face of debilitating bubble-blindness. Photograph: AP Photo/ Thierry Charlier

'Dragon's Den' Enterprise Award Start-ups are springing up all over Leinster House as the SME sector experiences significant uplift on the poli(...)

Independent TD Mick Wallace  said he had no problem taking his allegations to gardaí. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times 4:09

Independent TD Mick Wallace has called for an independent investigation into the operation of the National Asset Management Agency (Nama) and said he (...)

Analysis of election spending for the last general election and subsequent byelections shows successful TDs spent an average of €18,746 campaigning. Image: Paul Scott

As our politicians gear up for the general election, many will be considering how much their campaigns will cost. Analysis of election spending(...)

Mick Wallace has made new  allegations under Dáil privilege  relating to the National Assets Management Agency.   4:09

Independent TD Mick Wallace has made a further four allegations under Dáil privilege, all relating to the National Assets Management Agency. He descr(...)

 Nama chairman Frank Daly and chief exective Brendan McDonagh  arriving at the Public Accounts Committee in Leinster House, Dublin, in early July. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

There’s an old joke about the driver who gets lost in Kerry and pulls over to ask for directions. “If I were you, I wouldn’t start from here,” replies(...)

The promise of “an exciting new political venture” loses much of its bite when only three elected representatives are involved. As things stand, the l(...)

Solid brief: Independent TD Mick Wallace told the Dáil  £7 million had been lodged in an Isle of Man account “reportedly earmarked for a Northern Ireland politician or party”. Photograph: Eric Luke

Namagate, as Jim Allister, the Traditional Unionist Voice leader, has dubbed it, to the annoyance of the National Asset Management Agency, is a big(...)

Mick Wallace TD outside Leinster House on Kildare Street, Dublin, July 7th, 2015. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

The Law Society of Northern Ireland (Law Society NI) last night issued an appeal to Independent TD Mick Wallace and “any other person with relevant in(...)

The list of people and businesses the Northern Assembly finance committee wants to hear evidence from about Mick Wallace’s Nama allegations provides its own narrative about this complex case.

The list of people and businesses the Northern Assembly finance committee wants to hear evidence from about Mick Wallace’s Nama allegations provides i(...)

Independent TD Mick Wallace. He claims that £7 million found in an Isle of Man bank account during an audit of Belfast law firm Tughans, which advised Cerberus, was destined for a senior Northern Ireland politician

Pimco gave Nama details of the third parties who sought payment from it for aiding its bid for the agency’s Northern Irish loans before it pulled o(...)