Gordon Kerr

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The average mortgage payment on a non-Dublin property in negative equity in the portfolio was €781, compared to a corresponding rent of €1,017. Photograph: iStock

The Republic’s “very high” level of restructured mortgages where holders stick to the new terms on their loans is helped by the fact that they face st(...)

The unemployment rate in the Republic fell to 5.9 per cent in the second quarter from a peak of more than 16 per cent.

Credit ratings firm DBRS has concluded that the Irish economy is not overheating yet, though it is keeping a close eye on Irish wages, home prices and(...)

Irish Government must hold “the British government to account” over allegations UDA intelligence officer Brian Nelson was allegedly urged by his British intelligence handlers to get the UDA to launch a bombing campaign in the Republic in the late 1980s, says Sinn Féin MLA Gerry Kelly

Sinn Féin has stated that reports of how British agent Brian Nelson allegedly set up republicans and nationalists for murder and targeting demonstr(...)

Bernadette Smyth leaving Belfast Magistrates’ Court after she was ordered to do 100 hours’ community service and pay £2,000 compensation after being convicted of harassing Dawn Purvis last year. She has been successful in an appeal against that conviction. File photgraph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

A high-profile anti-abortion campaigner on Monday won her appeal against being convicted of harassing a former Marie Stopes clinic director. The case(...)

A man looks at his iPad. Photograph: David Gray/Reuters

A former call centre worker who cost Vodafone nearly £29,000 in new phones and iPads has been jailed for a year for fraud.Belfast Crown Court Judge Go(...)