Daphne Caruana Galizia, a Maltese investigative journalist who was killed in a car bombing. Photograph: The Malta Independent

The journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia (54) died when the car she was driving exploded in Bidnija, a hamlet in north-central Malta on October 16th. Her(...)

The Revenue collected €7.7 million last year from taxpayers who were using offshore accounts. It is the latest part of a campaign that has raised €2.8(...)

 Fintan O’Toole, columnist, The Irish Times, speaking at The Irish Times Corporate Tax Summit in  Dublin in January of this year. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Irish Times journalist Fintan O’Toole has been awarded a European Press Prize for his work on the Brexit referendum and its aftermath. He is the first(...)

 Panama-based Mossack Fonseca’s  offices: Documents leaked from the law firm 12 months ago  prompted over 150 official inquiries, audits or investigations in over 79 countries around the world but little has changed. Photograph:  Rodrigo Arangua/AFP/Getty Images

This week marks one year since the publication of the Panama Papers when 11.5 million documents were leaked from Panamanian law-firm Mossack Fonseca t(...)

The judges noted the Panama Papers caused “ructions right round the globe”.

The Irish Times has been shortlisted for two European Press Prizes. The annual award scheme, backed by a number of independent European foundations, h(...)

Colm Keena outlined the extraordinary offshore world of the elite, built around the law firm Mossack Fonseca. Photograph: Rodrigo Arangua/AFP/Getty Images

1. Early in the year came the revelation of the so-called Panama Papers, following work by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists, (...)

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan: was before the Oireachtas Committee on Budgetary Oversight reaffirming plans for a €1 billion adjustment with €300-€400 million likely to go towards further reductions in the universal social charge. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Budget 2017 is just a couple of weeks out at this stage – and with it the first real test of the State’s first minority Government. With the likeliho(...)

Neelie Kroes was shown to be a director of  Mint Holdings, a company she had not declared when she became the EU’s commissioner for competition in 2004. Photograph: AFP/Getty

The European Commission has been accused of failing to properly check the business interests of its top officials after leaked documents showed its fo(...)

A protester with raised fist confronts riot police officers in Charlotte, North Carolina. Photograph: Caitlin Penna/EPA

1. State of emergency declared in North Carolina after protests One person was shot and gravely wounded on Wednesday in a second night of unrest in(...)

The island of Canouan in the Caribbean.

Businessman Denis O’Brien is linked to property on the Caribbean island resort of Canouan, where his former business partner Dermot Desmond has been i(...)