- Property tax undervaluers targeted via Google aids
The Revenue is using the facilities of Google to target householders who have undervalued their homes in order to limit their property tax liability.
- Warrior, survivor, advocate, charmer — Christine Buckley was a hero among heroes
In the early '90s, her lone voice exposed a dark period in history, writes Conall Ó Fátharta
- QUIRKY WORLD ... Big cat terrorises family
USA: A rampaging, 22lb Oregon house cat with a "history of violence" attacked a baby and trapped a family and their dog in a bedroom at their Portland home before being captured by police, authorities said.
- Pistorius ‘fired gun through car sunroof’
Athlete Oscar Pistorius was passionate about guns, a friend testified, telling the court how the Paralympian had fired a gun through a sunroof and again inside a crowded restaurant.
- Lenihan warned against bank mergers
Former Irish Nationwide chairman Michael Walsh wrote to the late minister for finance, Brian Lenihan, warning him against bank mergers as the financial crisis escalated, according to a letter obtained under the Freedom of Information Act.
- ECB to examine euro bank capital shortfalls in €3.72tn asset review
The European Central Bank says it will look for capital shortfalls in euro-area banks by examining more than €3.72tn in assets in on-site checks.
- Cork is harbouring ambitious plans for the future
€200m in investments and up to 4,000 marine-centred jobs and new tourism attractions are in Cork Harbour's pipeline, reports Tommy Barker.
- A raft of ideas to capitalise on the ‘blue economy’
As a Harbour resident and a boating enthusiast, the Marine Minister Simon Coveney is well-placed to oversee the progress in plans being made for his maritime backdoor, he tells Tommy Barker