A High Court judge has made directions aimed at progressing the hearing of actions by 491 Turkish workers over alleged underpayment of more than €40m in wages and benefits while working here on State contracts.
Wed, 17 Oct, 2018
The first anti-austerity TD to be elected outside Dublin — winning the seat at the expense of Labour junior minister Kathleen Lynch — has vowed to bring his constituents’ desire for radical change to Dáil Éireann.
Mon, 29 Feb, 2016
Thu, 11 Feb, 2016
Thu, 28 Jan, 2016
The refusal of the European Central Bank (ECB) to allow the burning of bondholders in 2010 amounted to “a one-sided extortion” of the Irish Government, a so-called minority report by a leading member of the Banking Inquiry has found.
Tue, 26 Jan, 2016
The bank inquiry’s report has overcome one of its most important hurdles after the crisis-hit investigation’s legal team said the patched-together document meets the requirements needed for it to be published.
Thu, 10 Dec, 2015
Socialist TD Joe Higgins will publish an alternative bank inquiry report calling for “fundamental legislative change” to prevent a repeat of what happened during the property bubble when the official document is released next month.
Tue, 08 Dec, 2015
The Oireachtas banking inquiry is to recommend that the Government takes legal action against the European Central Bank (ECB), over its refusal to allow Ireland burn bondholders in 2010 and 2011, the Irish Examiner can reveal.
Mon, 07 Dec, 2015
THERE would be a thin crackle, and magic would follow. When the needle and record touched, the sound was like lightning, like Marty and Doc Brown disappearing into the past, their Delorean vanishing in a sharp crack.
Wed, 25 Nov, 2015
Sat, 14 Nov, 2015
A senior Garda refused to grant an Anti-Austerity Alliance councillor a permit for house-to-house and street collections in Dublin because she believed the money would be used for illegal acts, a court has heard.
Thu, 22 Oct, 2015