No arrests were made during the operation in Ratoath, Co Meath. File photograph: Oli Scarff/Getty Images

Gardaí confiscated €50,000 worth of counterfeit clothes and goods being sold from stalls at Fairyhouse market in Ratoath, Co Meath, on Sunday. The i(...)

O’ Connell Street Right 2 Water protests at the start of 2016. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The Oireachtas committee on water is being asked to examine a number of options in the area of domestic water services. Here are the proposals on; Ex(...)

The 2016 figure  includes a number of settlements made following a clampdown by Revenue on tax avoidance schemes. Photograph: Sean Gallup/Getty Images

More than half a billion euro in taxes was collected from 571 of the State’s wealthiest people last year. High-wealth individuals – who are defined a(...)

Nama’s 	third-quarter accounts show that it made a profit of €795 million in the first nine months of last year. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Nama paid €158 million to the Revenue Commissioners last November as a preliminary tax payment after the Government moved to close off a loophole in (...)