Have you heard who is on The Irish Times Women’s Power List?

All of the women on the BBC programme’s list, which was released this week, “have an exceptionally large impact on our lives, not just because of t(...)

 The trial of three former Anglo Irish Bank officials continues   at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court. Photograph:Frank Miller /The Irish Times

Monies were transferred from accounts connected to the former head of Anglo Irish Bank, Sean FitzPatrick, into a staff loan account for a few days at (...)

Photograph from February 2008 of Real IRA leader Michael McKevitt. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

The news that a number of TDs are supporting the release from prison of Michael McKevitt as he recovers from surgery prompted some different reactions(...)

 A file photo  showing the Fifa logo at the Fifa headquarters in Zurich. Photograph: EPA

The US has asked Switzerland to extradite seven Fifa officials who were arrested in May as part of an investigation into alleged corruption, the Swiss(...)

A robber who pointed a replica gun at a garda’s head and threatened to shoot him while the officer was restraining his accomplice has been jailed for (...)

Ms Justice Tony Hunt said there was no practice or policy operating in the Special Criminal Court with respect to sums required for admitting accused persons to bail.

A man charged with IRA membership and explosive offences has been granted bail by the Special Criminal Court after his former partner “scraped togethe(...)

A convicted paedophile has been jailed for three and a half years for sexually assaulting a one-year-old baby who had been left in his care while her (...)

Patrick Walsh leaving Dublin Circuit Criminal Court after he was sentenced to   two and a half years in prison. Photograph:  Collins.

A financial advisor for Canada Life who committed fraud of €215,000 by creating fictitious insurance policies for non-existent clients has been jailed(...)

Ms Justice Margaret Heneghan remanded the man in continuing custody and adjourned sentencing until July 13th. Photograph: Collins Courts

A Co Laois father of seven will be sentenced later this month for the continued sexual abuse and rape of his young daughter over 30 years ago. The man(...)

Paula Farrell at the Central Criminal Court, June 24th, 2015. Ms Farrell,  with an address at Rathmullen Park, Drogheda, Co Louth is charged with murdering Wayne McQuillan (30) at her home on January 1st, 2014. Photograph: Court Collins

A jury has heard how a 42-year-old Louth woman accused of murdering her partner in Louth last year allegedly stabbed the deceased four times with a la(...)