John Stanley Purcell told the Banking Inquiry he sees no benefit to pursuing directors of INBS when others have not been the subject of any investigation. File photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

A former director of Irish Nationwide Building Society has criticised the decision to take legal action against members of the building society. John(...)

Videos are being promoted by campaign groups and private citizens determined to show the less savoury and infrequently seen aspects of a modern eviction, which is often accompanied by anguish on the part of those evicted and tussles between sheriffs’ agents and protesters. 0:31

Campaign groups are increasingly posting videos of evictions, and attempted evictions, on social media to show the “reality” of modern evictions. Two (...)

Integrity Ireland activist Stephen Manning  protested vigorously about the decision to refuse his application, claiming his rights had been denied on “a technicality”.

TOM SHIEL A judge abandoned a court sitting yesterday after a large number of people chanted “off the bench” in the courtroom. In a bizarre spectacle(...)

A proposed investment could secure 29 jobs at well-known fashion outlet McElhinney’s of Athboy, Co Meath, the High Court was told Wednesday. Mr Justic(...)

Minister  Joe McHugh says competition for the State’s Aran Islands air-service contract remains ‘live’

Minister for the Gaeltacht Joe McHugh said competition for the State’s Aran Islands air-service contract remains “live” as hundreds of islanders cal(...)

Mr Justice Anthony Hunt   told John Lloyd (43), who is blind, and his wife Fiona (44), they had mistakenly sought injunctions against Stepstone Mortgage Funding Ltd restraining the bank from taking further steps in the sale of their home in Kells, Co Meath. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A couple has been told by a High Court judge that if they can rekindle the interest of a man who offered to buy their house from them, they should pas(...)

Ivor Callely. Photograph: Courts Collins

Former TD and minister Ivor Callely will not have to return to prison following the State’s decision to allow him enhanced remission on the sentence h(...)

Mian Shahid, a 19-year-old Pakistani national, was apprehended as he tried to board a flight to Dubai at 10.40pm.

Convicted sex offender Mian Mujahid Ali Shahid, who was taken off a plane bound for Dubai at Dublin Airport on Monday night, has been remanded in cust(...)

A man accused of raping his daughter has launched a High Court action aimed at having childcare proceedings concerning his children adjourned until af(...)

The High Court issued the search and find directions on Friday after hearing that the 30-year-old woman had failed to turn up at a hospital to have the delivery of her baby induced.

A nine months pregnant mother of four, who was the centre of a major search by gardaí on Friday, has been traced and “has happily had her baby,” the H(...)