Michael D was a leading light in the Lit & Deb Society at UCG (President of Ireland website)

Michael D Higgins President of Ireland Finalist for 1966 individual award I have clear recollections of a wonderful debating year when Michael Farrell(...)

Team winner Hugh Guidera from TCD Phil during the Irish Times Debate Final in 2015 held at Maynooth University. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

1960 “That this house regrets the divergence of the sciences from the humanities in the modern university.” Team winner: Charles Lysaght and Aidan B(...)

Developer Michael O’Flynn leaving the Four Courts after yesterday’s High Court hearing. Photograph: Collins Courts

US private equity fund Blackstone’s “real purpose” in having O’Flynn Construction Group placed in examinership is to get control of its assets, the H(...)

A significant number of so-called accountants operate outside the regulated sector. In most major European countries the law prohibits abuse of the term ‘accountant’

When is an accountant not really an accountant? And what about a engineer? Consumers may believe they understand the qualifications of someone they(...)

Brendan Lenihan: spoke at a lunch in Luxembourg

The bean counters are on the march again in their campaign for regulations to govern the use of the term “accountant”.As bizarre as it sounds, anybody(...)