The High Court approved a personal insolvency arrangement (PIA) for Charles Kavanagh, a 58-year-old farmer from Co Wexford. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

A farmer has secured a court deal restructuring his farming and property debts through a personal insolvency solution while securing a write-off of €7(...)

 Sonia Akpeuwe Ndukaire and Edmund Chimezie Ndukaire, originally from Nigeria, celebrate Edmund’s Irish citizenship at  the Convention Centre in Dublin. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

More than 2,000 people gathered at the Convention Centre in Dublin on Friday to become the State’s newest citizens. Since the citizenship ceremonies (...)