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Rookies raise the stakes in US elections

Rookies raise the stakes in US elections

A record number of newcomers are challenging the political status quo, but no one can predict what will happen next

Gardaí ‘too reliant on Britain’ for intelligence

Gardaí ‘too reliant on Britain’ for intelligence

Security expert says situation an ‘open secret’ in European capitals

Copyright row simmers between two big Temple Bar venue owners

Copyright row simmers between two big Temple Bar venue owners

Owners of Temple Bar pub and the Button Factory argue over rights to Temple Bar name

Landlords form lobby group to fight ‘vulture fund’ label

Landlords form lobby group to fight ‘vulture fund’ label

The group, which will be named Irish Institutional Property, will be launched in the new year. A process to find a chief executive to lead the organisation is under way

Smurfit: ‘I never saw Philip Green misbehave in Monaco’

Smurfit: ‘I never saw Philip Green misbehave in Monaco’

Green, who is facing calls to have his knighthood revoked, was named last week in the British House of Lords as the businessman at the centre of abuse accusations by five employees

Airbnb’s failure to share data led to stricter rules

Airbnb’s failure to share data led to stricter rules

It is understood the Department of Housing asked Airbnb and similar sites for in-depth information on how the platforms were being used in Ireland, beyond what the companies had provided

Kilcullen Kapital Partners completes purchase of The Sunday Business Post

Kilcullen Kapital Partners completes purchase of The Sunday Business Post

Kilcullen is led by entrepreneur Enda O’Coineen, who is a former journalist and publisher

FG candidate arrested over incident outside nightclub

FG candidate arrested over incident outside nightclub

Louth councillor John McGahon is being investigated in relation to his role in an incident in Dundalk in the early hours of June 16

US companies criticise government over work permit scheme delays

US companies criticise government over work permit scheme delays

The records show that the American Chamber of Commerce raised 'current delays in processing and how this impacts client companies' during a meeting with the Department of Business Enterprise and Innovation

Murray fell out with legal team on day AIB trial was due to start

Murray fell out with legal team on day AIB trial was due to start

Louis Murray, the former operator of La Stampa and the Dawson Hotel, has parted ways with his legal team on the brink of an eight-day Commercial Court trial against AIB due to a 'fundamental breakdown in trust'

Matchmaker develops Android phone child-protection software

Matchmaker develops Android phone child-protection software

Rena Maycock decided to develop the software after repeatedly trying to block the image of the body of Alan Kurdi, the three-year-old Syrian boy whose body was washed up on a beach in Turkey in 2015, from her social media networks

Shell companies offered loans to cash-for-visa scheme projects

Shell companies offered loans to cash-for-visa scheme projects

Loan documents suggest that companies may have been set up with the express purpose of funding applications for the visa scheme, raising questions about how widespread the use of debt may have been

Turning up the White heat

Turning up the White heat

To museum director Trevor White and his food author wife Susan Jane, the elegant redbrick on Mount Pleasant Square in Ranelagh is a much-loved family home. To US private equity giant CarVal, it’s an investment asset from the boom years

State response to school safety concerns too slow and secretive

State response to school safety concerns too slow and secretive

The government’s reluctance to bring building issues to light means it still has plenty of questions to answer

Government drags heels on updating design of ‘freezing’ school prefabs

Government drags heels on updating design of ‘freezing’ school prefabs

There are thousands of children going to school in some 1,300 prefabs located in 345 primary and secondary schools around the country