A woman who was subject to orders permitting doctors to deliver her baby by Caesarean section after she refused to engage on the child’s delivery has made an ‘extraordinary’ recovery, the High Court has heard. File photograph: Getty Images

A woman who was subject to orders permitting doctors to deliver her baby by Caesarean section after she refused to engage on the child’s delivery, and(...)

File image of 19-20 St Lawrence Road, Clontarf, Dublin.

A High Court challenge over Dublin City Council’s plans to turn a former guest house in Clontarf into accommodation for homeless families has been str(...)

The row is over a gas pipe that runs through a Coillte forest in Tipperary. The dispute arose over whether  the GNI pipeline was damaged by works carried out by a Coillte contractor.

A legal dispute has arisen between semi -State companies Gas Networks Ireland and Coillte, which highlights the inherent madness of taxpayer-owned com(...)

The Central Bank of Ireland is “the only game in town”, says financial consultant Padraic Kissane. Photograph: Alan Betson

Could I have been caught up in the tracker mortgage scandal? Possibly. If you were ever on a tracker and were taken off it – for whatever reason – you(...)

The Supreme Court has directed a fresh hearing of claims a settlement agreement, under which two brothers allegedly agreed to pay some €1.1 million ar(...)

Charleville Credit Union, which has been placed in liquidation. Photograph: Google Street View

Siptu has contacted the provisional liquidator of Charleville Credit Union in Co Cork seeking a commitment that all entitlements due to its members wi(...)

Fianna Fáil Dublin West TD Jack Chambers said the Government was proposing a 200-fold funding increase for yet another “bureaucratic quango”. Photograph: Alan Betson

The Government has had to rely on the support of Sinn Féin to narrowly defeat an Opposition effort to remove a highly contentious provision in its new(...)

Charleville Credit Union. Photograph: Google Street View

People in Charleville have welcomed the news that Mallow Credit Union has expressed an interest in establishing a branch in the town after a provision(...)

Fianna Fáil spokesman on justice Jim O’Callaghan had previously insisted the Chief Justice should chair the new Judicial Appointments Commission. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Fianna Fáil has proposed the appointment of a retired judge to chair the new Judicial Appointments Commission in a proposed compromise with the Govern(...)

One of the man’s daughters alleged she bore a child by him and other grandchildren of his were the children of her sisters.

A man who opposed interim care orders for three children has lost a High Court challenge to refusals to give him legal costs of the care proceedings. (...)