Five recent commissions of investigation, three of which were  into Garda related matters, have cost the exchequer €15.026 million to date. Photograph: The Irish Times

There is growing concern about the potential cost of the tribunal of inquiry into the treatment of Garda whistleblowers as it emerged that five recent(...)

Campaigners ahead of a protest on rising motor insurance costs, at Buswell’s hotel, Dublin. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

There will be no dramatic lowering of car insurance costs as part of the Government’s attempts to address spiralling premiums, Minister of State at th(...)

A file photograph of Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams attending a  St Patrick’s Day reception at the White House. A Sinn Féin TD has said he detests the policies of US president Donald Trump but that his party will accept an invitation to visit the White House this year. Photograph: Jonathan Ernst/Reuters.

A Sinn Féin TD has said he detests the policies of US president Donald Trump but that his party will still accept an invitation to visit the White Hou(...)

European Commissioner Margrethe Vestager told an Oireachtas committee that ‘fighting aggressive tax planning practices should make countries such as Ireland and others an even better place in which to invest’. Photograph: Eric Vidal/Reuters

Anti-Austerity Alliance-People Before Profit TD Richard Boyd Barrett found himself in unfamiliar territory this week as he took his turn to question E(...)

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan told the Dáil on Wednesday Nama had provided all documentation and had answered all questions put to it regarding suspicions about any transaction. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan has again ruled out a commission of inquiry into the National Asset Management Agency (Nama) for the moment. Nama(...)

Pearse Doherty: The  Sinn Féin finance spokesman said that in many cases, vulture funds rather than taxpayers have benefitted from  repayments to Nama.  Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Only 61 of the 505 debtors who have exited the National Treasury Management Agency have paid their debts in full. Figures released by the Minister fo(...)

Sinn Féin TD Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin said “the despicable, deliberate actions of our banks have caused misery for an additional 15,000 mortgage-holders and their families across the country”.

Sinn Féin finance spokesman Pearse Doherty said he would support any victim of the tracker mortgage scandal who went to the local Garda station to lod(...)

 Mary Lou McDonald and Pearse Doherty were part of Sinn Féin’s  internal review of its average industrial wage policy. Photograph: Eric Luke

Sinn Féin has introduced a €2,500 rise for all elected representatives, with a further review of pay to be carried out at the end of the year. The pa(...)

Michael McGrath: “this is a scandal. This is disgraceful treatment of mortgage customers”

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan has confirmed the number of customers covered by the Central Bank investigation into how financial institutions h(...)

Sinn Féin election poster going up outside the party’s headquarters on Belfast’s Falls Road. Photograph: Justin Kernoghan

Those interested in Stormont affairs couldn’t help but notice the high profile accorded by Sinn Féin to its Minister of Health Michelle O’Neill during(...)