Mr Mcardle

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During his trial David Drumm became animated when a stockbroker talked about loan-to-deposit ratios. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Twenty-six of the witnesses during David Drumm’s 16-week trial were former employees of Anglo Irish Bank, hailing from both the treasury and the lendi(...)

Armagh manager Kieran McGeeney with his players after the defeat to Cavan at Kingspan Breffni Park. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

The brilliant BBC satire The Thick of It bequeathed us the phrase “omnishambles”, and, after it was appropriated by real-life politicians almost imme(...)

Thursday’s work stoppage in Navan is in pursuit of workers’ claim for a Living Wage of €11.50 per hour. Photograph: Getty Images

Staff at a 999 centre in Navan are staging a 12-hour strike on Thursday in an industrial dispute over pay. The second stoppage in as many weeks, whic(...)

Dermot P McArdle told the Circuit Civil Court that in September 2015 he had been trying to sell his property on Kilgobbin Road, Stepaside, Dublin, and had been shocked to find his next-door neighbour Colin Kilgannon had carried out the tree felling. File photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

A Dublin company manager has told a court the value of his home fell by €90,000 after a neighbour cut down seven 50-feet high trees close to their com(...)

The Woodland Park unofficial halting site in Dundalk, Co Louth from where several traveller families have been evicted. Photograph: Colin Keegan, Collins Dublin

A number of Traveller families evicted from their homes at an unofficial halting site in Co Louth were told by a local authority official to consider (...)

Last January, medical device company Medtronic  became the largest company based in Ireland when it began trading on the New York Stock Exchange.

The medical device company Medtronic-Covidien is to shed 150 jobs at its contact centre in Dublin, according to the Communications Workers Union (CWU)(...)

Giving evidence at the Oireachtas Banking Inquiry on Thursday afternoon, John Begg, a former senior economist at AIB, took issue with evidence previously given by Prof John Fitzgerald, who retired from the ESRI last year. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A former senior economist at AIB has rejected claims he approached the ESRI to see whether it would stress test the bank’s balance sheet because a sim(...)

The restored Claude Monet painting Argebteuil Basin in the National Gallery. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Two New Zealand tourists have described how they saw a man’s fist go through a Monet painting estimated to be worth €10 million in the National Galler(...)

Economist Pat McArdle’s warning about new European fiscal compact rules runs counter to the widely held expectation that the Government will be able to adopt a more expansive approach to spending and tax.

The Government will be constrained from adopting an expansionary fiscal policy – limiting its capacity for substantial tax breaks – until at least 201(...)