The High Court  refused to overturn a tax appeal commissioner’s ruling upholding a CAB decision against the five.

Five men who claimed, as members of the Irish Travelling community, they are “nomadic businessmen” not tax resident in Ireland in certain years have l(...)

Mr Justice Charles Meenan granted permission, on an ex parte basis (one side only represented), to bring their judicial review challenge.

Five men who say they are “nomadic businessmen” have brought High Court proceedings arising out of income tax assessments issued against them by the C(...)

 Real medicine: Transition year students taking part in the My Health RCSI transition year programme. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

There isn’t a sound in the large auditorium as Prof Fergal Malone slits open a woman’s abdomen at the start of a Caesarean birth that is being filmed (...)

A two-month old female White rhinoceros named Vita, left, stands next to her mother Donsa, in their enclosure at the Singapore Zoo. Photograph: AP

An Irishman has been sentenced to one year in federal prison after pleading guilty in the US state of Texas to illegal trafficking in rhinoceros horns(...)

A single rhino horn can sell for more than $500,000 in the Far East, according to the US Fish & Wildlife Service.  Photograph: Nuda Ngwenya/Reuters

An Irishman has come before a court in the US in connection with his alleged role in trafficking illegal black rhino-horns. Patrick Sheridan was arres(...)