Former Garda Commissioner Martin Callinan is under mounting pressure to explain why he said whistle-blower Maurice McCabe “could not be trusted” during a secret meeting with ex- Public Accounts Committee chair John McGuinness.
Tue, 31 May, 2016
Fine Gael’s senior party figures look set to go into ‘bunker’ mode and shy away from any blame game yet as the outgoing coalition as the party dissects the drubbing it received from Irish voters in the election.
Mon, 29 Feb, 2016
Independent senator Averil Power has insisted her decision to print 73,000 calendars through the Oireachtas and send them to voters has “nothing to do with the election”, after being heavily criticised for spending taxpayers’ money on the move.
Thu, 24 Dec, 2015
The European Commission’s chief banking regulator has insisted the pan-continental group was not responsible for Ireland’s economic crash, saying it is not its job to ensure governments implement the body’s regulation guidelines.
Fri, 06 Feb, 2015
As hospitals brace themselves for industrial action, the country’s largest nursing union has called on the public to join in a major protest outside the Dáil today to highlight emergency department (ED) overcrowding.
Wed, 14 Jan, 2015