Mary Regan

Mary Regan

Mary Regan: Dail's out for summer, but does it matter?

Mary Regan: Dail's out for summer, but does it matter?

With a parliament as ineffectual as this one, it won’t make a blind bit of difference

Garda circus of cash and chaos

Garda circus of cash and chaos

Attention is moving to the money trail as the PAC inquiry into Templemore’s finances is set to widen beyond the Garda college, writes Mary Regan

AIB refers controversial Garda account to the Central Bank

AIB refers controversial Garda account to the Central Bank

Last month, Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan referred the so-called Cabra account to Gsoc after concerns over fraud were raised by the force's head of internal audit

Garda whistleblower calls on Central Bank to probe Templemore finances

Garda whistleblower calls on Central Bank to probe Templemore finances

Garda HR chief John Barrett has written to the PAC urging a “specific inquiry” into movement of taxpayers' cash

McCarthy calls O’Sullivan to account over Templemore

McCarthy calls O’Sullivan to account over Templemore

Potential financial irregularities at garda training college should have been made known to me, Comptroller and Auditor General tells Public Accounts Committee

PAC writes to Central Bank in Garda credit union inquiry

PAC writes to Central Bank in Garda credit union inquiry

Social Democrats TD Catherine Murphy has questioned whether there were any “potential conflicts of interest”

Dust flies amid the Dáil Éireann bullfight

Dust flies amid the Dáil Éireann bullfight

Varadkar’s accession has changed the dynamic of Fianna Fáil’s deal with FG

'PAC Templemore hearing raises more questions than answers'

'PAC Templemore hearing raises more questions than answers'

It still remains unclear exactly what Nóirín O’Sullivan knew, writes Mary Regan

O'Sullivan did not inform C&AG about irregularities at Templemore

O'Sullivan did not inform C&AG about irregularities at Templemore

The Commissioner also told the PAC that a retired senior officer controlled suspicious Garda account

Special report: Inside Templemore

Special report: Inside Templemore

The Garda College in Templemore had more than 40 unauthorised bank accounts and at their peak, the sum of cash held in those accounts was €2.3 million

Facebook failed to tell Justice about suspected terror breach

Facebook failed to tell Justice about suspected terror breach

The social network carried out its own internal investigation but concluded there was no credible risk

'Varadkar honeymoon over before it began'

'Varadkar honeymoon over before it began'

The gloves are off and the battle for the next election is already underway, writes Mary Regan

Mary Regan: Varadkar bounce puts FF on the defensive

Mary Regan: Varadkar bounce puts FF on the defensive

With Varadkar a presumptive taoiseach, many in Fianna Fáil now regret not forcing an election two months ago

Kenny’s legacy is one of lost opportunities

Kenny’s legacy is one of lost opportunities

In early 2011, a freshly-minted Taoiseach had the goodwill of the people, a huge Dáil majority and a vision. But old politics crept back in

Lifting the masks off the man who will be taoiseach – and the man who won’t

Lifting the masks off the man who will be taoiseach – and the man who won’t

The men who would be taoiseach: but what is driving these political rivals, and what kind of a leader would each man make?