Martin Sisk said that there should be more flexibility for credit unions to make small loans

Credit union discusses small loan red tape

25 Apr The head of the Irish League of Credit Unions Martin Sisk has said some members seeking to borrow small amounts are turning to money lenders over red tape.

John Cunningham was shot by the British army in a field in Benburb, Co Armagh, in June 1974

Ex-soldier charged over 1974 Armagh death

25 Apr A 73-year-old former British soldier has appeared in court in Northern Ireland charged with the attempted murder of a man with learning difficulties over 40 years ago.

Enda Kenny said a public inquiry would depend on the outcome of the review

Liquidator's review to go before Cabinet - Kenny

24 Apr Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said if the Opposition remain concerned following the special liquidator's review into IBRC, the Comptroller and Auditor General may be asked to look at the matter.

Alexander Pacteau is charged with the murder of Irish student Karen Buckley

Body of Karen Buckley to be brought home to Cork

24 Apr The body of Karen Buckley is expected to be returned to her home in north Cork this weekend, following its release by the Procurator Fiscal, part of Scotland's prosecution service in Glasgow.