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A beach  view at Portmarnock, Co Dublin. “Do not swim” notices have been issued by Fingal County Council for Velvet Strand Beach at Portmarnock, Balbriggan’s Front Strand Beach and Skerries South Beach as a precautionary measure following overflows at nearby pumping stations due to technical problems.  File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

A ban on swimming has been imposed at beaches in Balbriggan and Skerries and reimposed at Portmarnock following a “serious” incident at pumping statio(...)

Ann Carroll

GET APPROVAL The first step in buying a home is mortgage approval. It will define how much you can spend and where you can buy. If you know what y(...)

Alan Hynes: he was barred from the Institute of Chartered Accountants after complaints from investors who lost more than €18 million on his property ventures. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

US bank Goldman Sachs is pursuing accountant Alan Hynes and his wife Noreen for more than €8 million in bubble-era property debt. Mr Hynes was recen(...)

Former director of finance of Irish Life and Permanent Peter Fitzpatrick.

Judge Martin Nolan has told the jury that four former bankers accused of conspiracy to defraud in 2008 are entitled to a fair hearing and that the tri(...)

The trial of four former bankers accused of a conspiracy to defraud in 2008 has reached its closing stages. Four former executives from Anglo Irish B(...)

The chief actuary with Irish Life has said his hair stood up when he heard the assurance company had transferred billions of euro to Anglo Irish Bank,(...)

Reese Kilbride told the queen that he had been learning about the Easter Rising and was puzzled as to why Ireland was partitionedPhotograph: Guido Bergmann/Getty Images.

Inspired by the Easter Rising commemorations, sixth class pupil Reese Kilbride wrote to Queen Elizabeth II requesting that she turn over Northern Ire(...)

The location of the new runway at Dublin Airport set to open in 2020. Photograph: DDA/PA Wire

Residents affected by Dublin Airport’s decision to proceed with a second runway are to seek guarantees on restrictions to the frequency and hours of f(...)

One of the reasons that International Consolidated Airlines Group  paid €1.4 billion for Aer Lingus last year was that it wants to extend its reach across the Atlantic. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

It is getting close to the crunch for Dublin Airport Authority’s (DAA) €250 million new runway plan. The State company got planning permission for the(...)

 Matt Moran, former chief financial officer of Anglo Irish Bank: he said when it  became known that Irish Life & Permanent had recorded  transactions in their accounts as netted some of his colleagues were “very annoyed”. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill / The Irish Times

The main auditor of Anglo Irish Bank was uncomfortable and concerned in February 2009 about an allegedly circular billion-euro transaction between Ang(...)

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