Pearse Doherty

630 results

Tánaiste Simon Coveney said: “This is about full transparency and it is about correcting a mistake that shouldn’t have happened.” File photograph: Clodagh Kilcoyne/Reuters

Tánaiste Simon Coveney has insisted the Government is not hiding problems in the cervical cancer screening programme controversy. He said details abo(...)

The Irish Border between Dundalk, Co Louth and Newry, Co Down. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Brexiteers are “not right” when they claim there will be no dramatic change in Irish cross-Border trade if the UK crashes out of the EU, Revenue Commi(...)

Nama  was established in  2009 to take toxic property loans off the balance sheets of domestic banks. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

A number of legal cases and a small residual portfolio of property loans are likely to remain unresolved when State agency Nama winds down its operati(...)

An outbreak of meningitis with up to 20 cases including meningitis B, have been reported to the HSE and there have been some deaths.

The Department of Health is still waiting for the results of a review of meningitis vaccinations from the national immunisation advisory committee, se(...)

Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan wants ‘only persons of suitable character’ employed by private security firms. ‘In other words, no criminal convictions,’ he said. Photograph: James Forde

Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan has said the seizure of property by banks from indebted homeowners should never be routine but “I cannot agree w(...)

Leo Varadkar: Fine Gael did not put further money into Anglo Irish Bank but liquidated it. Photograph: Julian Warnand/EPA

The State will receive €600 million from the liquidation of the former Anglo Irish Bank becoming “the single largest beneficiary” to unsecured bondhol(...)

Patrick Honohan: The then Central Bank governor told Department of Finance officials in 2015 there was a “moral case”  to find a way to prevent Anglo junior bondholders recovering anything.

The Attorney General’s Office warned the Government it could not prevent a likely repayment of almost €270 million owed to a group of junior bondholde(...)

Pearse Doherty told Dáil : ‘Those enforcing evictions who are acting in a violent and abusive way need to be held accountable.’ Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has accused Sinn Féin deputy leader Pearse Doherty of letting his “balaclava slip” in a row over the controversial eviction in (...)

Sinn Féin’s Pearse Doherty: Fine Gael’s “scandalous record on housing” is being endorsed by Fianna Fáil. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

The Fine Gael/Fianna Fáil confidence-and-supply agreement has left 4,000 children in emergency accommodation for the third Christmas in a row, Sinn Fé(...)

PTSB confirmed last week that €1.3 billion of its problem mortgages would be refinanced in bond markets to shift them of its books. Photograph: Alan Betson

The organisation which controls €1.3 billion worth of Permanent TSB (PTSB) loans declined to disclose the ultimate owner of the portfolio because it h(...)

  • « First
  • Prev
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • Next
  • Last »