The  Anglo Irish Bank signage is removed from the bank’s head  office in St Stephen’s Green Dublin in 2011. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Former Anglo Irish Bank executive William McAteer and three co-accused will stand trial in 2016 on charges of conspiring to mislead the bank’s investo(...)

Prof William Binchy:  co-authored leading text on the torts law. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

A leading text on tort law has won a top prize at the Dublin Solicitors Bar Association law book awards. Law of Torts (fourth edition), by Mr Justice (...)

 Jonathan Irwin  of the Jack and Jill Foundation:  “Credit where credit is due. I am glad to see the HSE being given the political and financial support via €13 million in additional funding to cover the cost of returning the medical cards”

The Government’s decision to return discretionary medical cards taken from 15,300 people with serious medical conditions has been widely welcomed.The(...)

File image of William McAteer. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

Former Anglo Irish Bank executive Willie McAteer has been charged with taking part in an alleged conspiracy to transfer €7.2 billion in a bid to misl(...)

Almost a month ago, dozens of backbench Fine Gael TDs vented their anger about the medical card issue on Minister for Health James Reilly at a meeting of the parliamentary party. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Of all the banana skins that tripped the Government parties up in this month’s election, the medical card issue was perhaps the most unlikely. (...)

Former chief executive of Irish Life and Permanent, Denis Casey (54), from Raheny, Dublin, leaving court yesterday. Photograph: Collins

A judge has allowed the State extra time to prepare books of evidence in a case against three former bankers accused of transferring €7.2 billi(...)

In 2009  RTE’s George Lee was chosen as a Fine Gael  candidate for the Dáil and won the contest by a landslide.  Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

For a political party, a celebrity candidate is to an upcoming election, what a flake is to a ‘99 ice cream. You don’t really really need it but, boy,(...)

The investigation into the two remaining Anglo Irish Bank issues is proceeding ‘at a rather slow pace’ said Mr Justice Peter Kelly. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Criminal proceedings arising from the investigation into the 2008 collapse of the former Anglo Irish Bank could run for several years when the right t(...)

DOWN 1-15 UUJ 0-7Down received two black cards in the first half, but still recorded an easy 1-15 to 0-7 win over UUJ in Newry yesterday.Kalum King wa(...)

John Bowe, Peter Fitzpatrick and Denis Casey leaving court yesterday where they appeared on charges relating to financial transfers involving Irish Life Assurance, Irish Life and Permanent and Anglo Irish Bank in 2008.

Former senior bank officials John Bowe, Denis Casey and Peter Fitzpatrick were yesterday charged in relation to an alleged €7.2 billion fraud involvin(...)