Darren Lehane

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Former Sunday Independent editor  Anne Harris outside the Charleton Tribunal in Dublin Castle. Photograph:  Gareth Chaney Collins

The former editor of the Sunday Independent Anne Harris has denied being motivated by bitterness in making claims about the editor of the Irish Indepe(...)

Mr Justice Peter Charleton said the “whole notion of conflicts of interest is something we perhaps take an exaggerated view of”. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Lawyers for Garda whistleblowers have expressed “deep concern” that the same legal team is to represent Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan and forme(...)

 Minister for Housing  Simon Coveney agreed to examine the  Water Services Act, which has been proposed by Fianna Fáil as a method of penalising householders, to determine if it meets European law. Photograph:  Gareth Chaney Collins

Minister for Housing Simon Coveney has declined to say if Fine Gael is in favour of refunding householders who paid their water charges. The party is(...)

 Minister for Housing Simon Coveney said on Thursday the general taxpayer should not have to pay for those who waste water. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil remain deadlocked in a dispute over water charges with no sign of a compromise. The two parties did not hold any discussion(...)

Billionaire businessman Denis O’Brien.

An application by billionaire businessman Denis O’Brien to be joined as a defendant to a multimillion euro legal action arising from the award of the (...)