Budget demands: Minister for the Environment: Alan Kelly; Minister for Social Protection Joan Burton; Minister for Heath Leo Varadkar; Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald; Minister for Agriculture Simon Coveney and Minister for Education Jan O’Sullivan

Department of the Environment Minister: Alan Kelly The Minister for the Environment is seeking additional funding for the provision of housing. He is (...)

Former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm remains in custody on Sunday after being arrested by the US authorities on Saturday ahead of an extradition hearing in a Boston court on Tuesday.

Former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm remains in custody on Sunday after being arrested by the US authorities on Saturday ahead of an ex(...)

 Thomas Flynn, Moatview Avenue, Coolock was jailed for 12 years with three suspended at Clonmel Circuit court as he was one of seven men who broke into the home of Mark and Emma Corcoran at Burnchurch, near Killenaul in November 2013. Photograph Liam Burke/Press 22

The harrowing testimony of the Corcoran family about their ordeal at the hands of a gang of seven Dublin criminals has given fresh impetus to the long(...)

Eir’s offices at Citywest Business Campus in west Dublin

The London-based SW3 Capital has added another Dublin office investment to its portfolio. It has just paid more than €30 million for the newly rebrand(...)

Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald will seek approval for the  Bill, which was initially published by former minister for justice Alan Shatter, in 2012. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Holders of public office could face up to 10 years in prison and removal from office if convicted of corruption under new laws planned by the Ministe(...)

Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald: a spokesman from her department said said no decision had been made on where  in Ireland the 2,450 refugees would be resettled. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Irish officials are expected to travel to Italy later this month to help select the first intake of almost 2,500 people due to arrive in the State un(...)

Cerberus, the US firm which purchased the Project Eagle loans from Nama for €1.6 billion, may be set to make several hundred million euro profit on the transaction. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The US company that bought the controversial Project Eagle loans from State agency Nama for €1.6 billion could make several hundred million euro prof(...)

A file image of Fifa president Sepp Blatter.  Photograph: PA

Four of Fifa’s leading sponsors – Coca-Cola, McDonald’s, Visa and Budweiser – have demanded that its embattled president, Sepp Blatter, step down imm(...)

Leading Fifa sponsors Coca-Cola and McDonald’s have demanded Sepp Blatter’s resignation. Photograph: Afp

Two of Fifa’s leading sponsors, Coca-Cola and McDonald’s, have demanded that the president, Sepp Blatter, step down immediately in the face of an ongo(...)

Jamie Bryson leaving Parliament Buildings in Belfast where he gave evidence to Stormont’s finance committee on the controversial sale of Nama’s NI assets to a US investor. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

The Project Eagle story dates back to June 2013, when DUP politician Sammy Wilson told the Minister for Finance Michael Noonan that US lawyers Brown R(...)