Describing Anglo Irish Bank as "very sick," a judge yesterday jailed three of its former officials for between 18 months and three years for conspiring to conceal or alter bank accounts being sought by Revenue.


A Palestinian man inspects a house after it was torched in the suspected attack by Jewish settlers. Pic: AP
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Suspected Jewish attackers torched a Palestinian home in the occupied West Bank, killing an 18-month-old toddler and injuring three family members. Israel’s prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, described it as terrorism.


Bank of Ireland defends rates as profits climb

Bank of Ireland yesterday indicated it was sticking to its guns over variable mortgage interest rates as the lender delivered a sparkling set of half-term results that reflected the huge upswing in the economy.


Agony aunt Ask Audrey is solving all of Cork’s problems

Fashion & Beauty

Meet the beauty industry’s most in demand casting director, Ashley BrokawAlice Gregory

Food & Drink

The Mark Hix recipe for food business successRoz Crowley

Health & Life

Three months after baby and still no sexSuzi Godson

Home & Interiors

Wish List: Affordable character and colour on the home frontFaith Ryan


Weekend break: The Radisson Blu Farnham Estate, CavanRita de Brún

Arts, Books, Films & TV

Ash: Keeping the fire aliveEd Power


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