Gabriel Makhlouf: Joan Burton called for the process of appointing Mr Makhlouf as governor of the Cental Bank to be paused because of controversy engulfing him in his native New Zealand, where he is head of the treasury.

The recruitment process to pick the next Central Bank of Ireland governor cost €70,236, Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe has disclosed, as his cho(...)

Gabriel Makhlouf ‘believes that at all times he acted in good faith’. Photograph: Vivek Prakash/Bloomberg via Getty

A fresh investigation is to be held in New Zealand into charges that top official Gabriel Makhlouf, who is to be Ireland’s next Central Bank governor,(...)

Newly appointed governor of the Central Bank of Ireland, Gabriel Makhlouf, is under mounting pressure to resign in his final weeks as head of the New (...)

Brenton Tarrant, charged for murder in relation to the mosque attacks, is seen in the dock during his appearance in the Christchurch District Court, New Zealand. Photograph: Mark Mitchell/New Zealand Herald/Pool/ Reuters

New Zealand police have charged the man accused of murder in shootings at two Christchurch mosques in March with engaging in a terrorist act, the firs(...)

Well-wishers light 49 candles as they pay respects to victims outside the hospital in Christchurch on March 16, 2019, after a shooting incident at two mosques in the city the previous day. Photograph: Anthony Wallace/AFP

A three- and four-year old are among the victims of the terrorist attack on two Christchurch mosques in New Zealand carried out on Friday. New Zealan(...)

Grace Millane, 22, who is missing in New Zealand. The disappearance of the British backpacker is being treated as a suspected murder, police said. Photograph:: Lucie Blackman Trust/PA Wire

A man will be charged with the murder of British backpacker Grace Millane in New Zealand. The 26-year-old man has been speaking with police in Auckl(...)

A still from a video posted by the New Zealand police showing two officers in a lift. One stamps and claps out a beat, then the other joins in, drumming in time on the metal wall

The New Zealand police have released a follow-up to their viral running man video, which sparked a global dance-off between officers from New York to (...)

A Frenchman has gone on a frustrated rampage in a tiny New Zealand fishing village after he spent four days waiting for a hitchhiking ride. The 27-y(...)

China has been working hard to foster international co-operation in hunting down suspected corrupt officials who fled with billions in funds, all part of president Xi Jinping’s corruption crackdown. Photograph: Johannes Eisele/AFP/Getty Images

China’s anti-corruption efforts have netted hundreds of fugitives fleeing graft investigations from overseas, including 33 of the Communist Party’s 10(...)

‘An extremely tough woman’: Pavlina Pizova at a press conference in Queenstown on Friday where she explained how she had tried to escape the wilderness but was driven back by poor weather. Photograph: James Allan/AP

Pavlina Pizova, the Czech tourist who survived a month in the New Zealand wilderness, has told how she endured three nights in the open in freezing wi(...)

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