Frank Flannery  is to be called to appear before the Public Accounts Committee. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

The Tánaiste has called on Rehab director and senior Fine Gael strategist Frank Flannery to agree to a request to attend a public session of th(...)

Jockeys, owners, trainers and punters stand for in  silence at the Galway Races yesterday for the late broadcaster Colm Murray. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons /The Irish Times

The Galway Festival resumed under a shadow last night, with the sad news that broadcaster Colm Murray had earlier in the day lost his three-year battl(...)