Thursday August 27, 2015
Matheson, Ireland's biggest corporate tax firm, uses three charities registered to "relieve poverty and distress" to help hedge funds and banks pay less tax on billions of euro in high-risk assets, such as weather "catastrophe bonds", according to The Irish Times.
Wednesday August 26, 2015
Two television journalists were shot and killed in the US state of Virginia today in an attack during a live early-morning broadcast, while the suspect shot and killed himself several hours later after a police chase.
Tuesday August 25, 2015
A round-up of other Irish and international stories
Friday August 14, 2015
Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said the homelessness crisis is not a question of a lack of resources or money.
Monday August 03, 2015
US President Barack Obama challenged America and the world to step up efforts to fight global warming today, at the formal unveiling of his plan to cut carbon emissions from US power plants.
Friday July 24, 2015
An Alabama drifter opened fire inside a crowded cinema, killing two women and injuring seven other people in Lafayette, Louisiana, police said.
Thursday July 02, 2015
Legislation to enforce the payment of water charges has been passed following a debate in the Dáil.
Wednesday July 01, 2015
The UK has endured the hottest July day on record with temperatures reaching 36.7C.
Monday June 29, 2015
Losses at the Clerys department store reduced by more than €2 million in its final full year of trading, according to documents filed with the High Court.
Friday June 26, 2015
US President Barack Obama has turned interviewer for the BBC, in a special programme with naturalist David Attenborough.