The US President has long denigrated the non-partisan work of his intelligence analysts, but he has finally ratcheted that up to the firing of top officials, says Kent Harrington
Thu, 05 Mar, 2020
If US intelligence agencies do not toe Donald Trump’s line, they will become public enemy number one for his base, says Kent Harrington
Thu, 03 Oct, 2019
A secret whistleblower complaint at the centre of an impeachment inquiry alleges that President Donald Trump abused the power of his office to “solicit interference from a foreign country” in next year’s US election.
Thu, 26 Sep, 2019
A woman, who obtained more than €20,000 in one parent family payments while she was married, has been spared a custodial sentence.
Sat, 29 Apr, 2017
A 60-year-old Dublin woman unlawfully collected more than €10,000 in children’s allowance payments while living in the UK, a court was told today.
Wed, 26 Apr, 2017
A woman has been spared a jail sentence for unlawfully getting €30,000 in disability allowance payments in Ireland while she lived in Australia for two years.
Fri, 24 Feb, 2017
A nurse in Dublin, who fraudulently claimed almost €10,000 in children’s allowance payments while her son and daughter were living in India, has been spared a jail sentence.
Fri, 27 Jan, 2017
A home care worker used another person’s PRSI number to fraudulently claim almost €60,000 in benefits, a court heard yesterday.
Thu, 26 Jan, 2017
A drug smuggler who fraudulently claimed almost €30,000 in benefits for three years when he was living in Lanzarote has been given a suspended sentence.
Thu, 29 Sep, 2016
A drug smuggler, who fraudulently claimed almost €30,000 in benefits for three years when he was living in Lanzarote, has been given a suspended sentence.
Wed, 28 Sep, 2016
A man, who claimed he did not he know he was cheating when he fraudulently claimed over €26,000 in dole payments, has been fined €500.
Fri, 22 Apr, 2016
A drugs smuggler who fraudulently claimed almost €30,000 in benefits for three years when he was living in Lanzarote has been given a chance to avoid a jail sentence.
Wed, 20 Apr, 2016
A woman unlawfully claimed almost €17,000 in one-parent family social welfare payments after she got married, a court had heard.
Fri, 26 Feb, 2016
A Dublin man, who unlawfully claimed more than €20,000 in disability benefits while he was working for a debt collection company, has been given a three-month suspended sentence.
Wed, 24 Feb, 2016
A church minister has been fined €750 for fraudulently claiming almost €20,000 in benefits.
Thu, 22 Oct, 2015
A former council worker has admitted he unlawfully claimed almost €30,000 in dole payments after he repeatedly failed to declare a €90,000 inheritance.
Fri, 25 Sep, 2015
An unemployed chef, who received almost €30,000 in dole payments after he failed to mention he had more than €100,000 in the bank, is to be sentenced next year.
Wed, 08 Apr, 2015
An out-of-work chef received almost €30,000 in dole payments after he failed to mention he had €100,000 in the bank, a court has heard today.
Fri, 30 Jan, 2015
A cleaner has been spared jail for fraudulently claiming more than €22,000 in benefits while he had a job.
Wed, 15 May, 2013
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