Frances Fitzgerald said she is committed to implementing a comprehensive programme of change

Review finds 'secretive culture' in Justice Dept

17.13 A review of the Department of Justice has found that it had significant leadership and management problems and recommends a programme for organisational and cultural change and renewal.

Ivor Callely pleaded guilty to four counts of using invoices believing them to be false instruments

Ivor Callely jailed for five months

16.06 Former junior minister Ivor Callely has been jailed for five months for fraudulently claiming mobile expenses at Leinster House while he was a senator.

Lough Ree Power in Lanesboro, Co Longford was due to be sold

ESB decides not to sell midlands plants

15.09 The ESB has decided against selling two peat-fired power stations in the midlands in order to pay a €400 million "special dividend" to Government by the end of 2014.