Sinn Fein's spokesperson on Finance, Pearse Doherty explains his party's decision to vote against the IBRC legislation last night
Pearse Doherty on the IBRC legislation
Independent.ie talk to some of Ireland's sporting greats
Independent.ie reporter Laura Butler spoke to some of Ireland's sporting greats at the Irish Independent Sports Awards. Credit: Kyran O'Brien/Mark McConville/Caoimhe Gaskin
Little Mix and Minnie Mouse team up
The youngsters, including some who care for seriously ill or disabled parents, were nominated for the visit by the Carers Trust and ASTA, a community hub in a deprived area of Silvertown, east London. Little Mix, along with former X Factor hopeful Rylan Clark and the group of children, watched a Christmas parade featuring some of Disney's best loved characters including Mickey, Minnie, Woody, Buzz and Donald Duck.
CCTV captures Hirst art theft
Scotland Yard said the pieces, worth £33,000, were stolen from the Exhibitionist Gallery on Blenheim Crescent between 3am and 3.30am on December 9.
In Photos: Great Train Robber Ronnie Biggs
Proud Kris says Khloe Kardashian is 'staying strong' during divorce
Khloé Kardashian is staying strong during her divorce proceedings, says Kris Jenner.
Beyoncé 'neglected her loved ones' for fame
Beyoncé Knowles has "neglected all the people she loves" to be successful.
Singer George Michael not retiring
George Michael has denied claims he is about to retire.
Bruce Willis' wife expecting baby?
Bruce Willis is set to become a father again at the age of 58, according to reports.
Blunt, Krasinski for The Wind Rises
Emily Blunt and husband John Krasinski are to work together on animated movie The Wind Rises.
Mary Poppins for film registry
Mary Poppins and Pulp Fiction are among the 25 films selected for preservation by the US Library of Congress this year.
Perry and Mayer talking romance
Katy Perry and John Mayer have been chatting about their relationship in a joint TV interview.
Kim Kardashian laughs off suggestions Baby Nori's brows are waxed
Proud mum Kim Kardashian has hit back at suggestions that she waxed her daughter North West’s eyebrows.
Niall still single as he denies rumours of model romance with Barbara Palvin
Niall Horan is still single. That's according to his official spokesman.
Kathryn Thomas planning a family Christmas... but without her new squeeze, Padraig
SHE won't be lonely this Christmas. RTE's golden girl Kathryn Thomas will not be spending Christmas Day with her other half, Padraig McLoughlin, but she'll have her hands full.