A senior AIB official said was not given a reason at the time of his suspension from the bank in 2012. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

A senior official in AIB’s Galway business centre was given ten minutes to clear his desk and “frog-marched” from the building, the Employment Appeals(...)

A senior counsel employed by AIB as an independent arbitrator was ‘the wrong person’ for the job as he was a customer, a shareholder in the bank and had previously acted on its behalf, the Employment Appeals Tribunal has heard.  Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times.

A senior counsel employed by AIB as an independent arbitrator was “the wrong person” for the job as he was a customer, a shareholder in the bank and h(...)

An AIB official said the bank manager had had the authority to facilitate loans to Galway United to a limit of €75,000

Brendan O’Brien said he had conducted the disciplinary hearing and had recommended Mr McHugh be summarily(...)

Michael Halpenny, from Rathmines. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

(...) about the strike but I’m not planning on travelling on Thursday or Friday.” Tim O’Brien spoke to(...)

Age Action says that the government “must think beyond the next five years” as the amount of older voters increase. File photograph: Getty Images

Age Action is calling for a cabinet-level minister with responsibility for older people to be appointed in the next government. The lobby and suppo(...)

FSAI chief executive Dr Pamela Byrne said food businesses need to be vigilant  in relation to food safety to ensure full compliance with food legislation. File photograph: Getty Images

The Food Safety Authority of Ireland has served a closure order on Earl’s delicatessen and restaurant at UCD’s School of Architecture, at Richview, Cl(...)

Scenes from a Dublin polling station. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Queues of students intent on registering to vote in the forthcoming general election formed at Garda stations in a number of locations yesterday, in(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny with President Michael D Higgins at Áras an Uachtaráin where they signed the dissolution of the 31st Dail. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has left Áras An Uachtaráin and arrived arrived back at Government Buildings after President Michael D Higgins dissolved the 31st(...)

Umbrellas and hats during unclement weather in Dublin last month. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Dublin had the wettest January since 1948 with almost twice – 189 percent – the long term average recorded at the Dublin airport. That is according t(...)

Alan Kelly: said Dublin stations were generally in “good” condition

Minister for Environment Alan Kelly has announced €40million for 16 new and 10 refurbished fire stations, to be provided over the next five years. T(...)