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# isi - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

It's costing banks €100,000 a go to reject insolvency applications...

Are lenders cutting off their nose to spite their face?

# isi - Friday 8 August, 2014

Is this the latest headache for Ireland's insolvent classes?

A recently discovered flaw in insolvency law won’t be fixed until September.

# isi - Sunday 20 July, 2014

A fate worse than debt: tackling Ireland's insolvency problem

This week the Insolvency Service was branded “pathetic” – the director admits performance is disappointing, but can it be turned around?

# isi - Friday 18 July, 2014

# isi - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

'Pathetic' Insolvency Service 'not fit for purpose' - IMHO

The ISI has defended the low level of debt deals, but is under attack over the pace of its work.

# isi - Monday 14 July, 2014

Insolvency service seals threefold increase in debt arrangements

Although coming off a low base, the insolvency service is happy to see growth.

# isi - Thursday 26 December, 2013

Thousands asked for help from insolvency service in its first months

In the first three months of the ISI’s existence, it was inundated with calls and emails.

# isi - Monday 25 November, 2013

Most of borrower’s debt written off in first deal under new insolvency regime

The first debt settlement arrangement has been agreed today.

# isi - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

PIP apologises for comments about ‘bigger houses’ for professionals

Jim Stafford issued a statement saying that he did not intend to ‘create a distinction between so called professional classes and PAYE workers’.

140 calls to insolvency service in first day of business

Plus, the Insolvency Service of Ireland’s website was visited 5,000 times.

# isi - Friday 23 August, 2013

Insolvency service to take applications from 9 September

Insolvent debtors are being advised to attempt to work out an agreement with their creditors before contacting the service.

# isi - Friday 19 April, 2013

Social justice group distances itself from insolvency budget figures

The Vincentian Partnership for Social Justice said that the figures were “an adapted version of the Minimum Essential Budget Standards data”.

Poll: Do you think the Personal Insolvency spending guidelines are fair? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think the Personal Insolvency spending guidelines are fair?

The spending guidelines set a limit of around €900 for a single person and roughly €1,400 a month for a family with children.

# isi - Thursday 18 April, 2013

New insolvency guidelines protect banks at borrowers' expense - opposition

Fianna Fáil and Sinn Féin have both queried the amount of power left in the hands of the banks in the insolvency regime which was unveiled today.

# isi - Sunday 11 March, 2012

Osama Bin Laden may have been betrayed by oldest wife

Independent investigator Shaukut Qadir’s theory also shows bin Laden’s deputy Ayman al-Zawahiri as an ambitious second-in-command.

# isi - Saturday 3 December, 2011

Model's nude pose for FHM India causes fury in Pakistan

Model Veena Malik said the nude photo was published in violation of her agreement with FHM India and she says she is considering legal action.

# isi - Saturday 11 June, 2011

Shocking video emerges of boy being shot dead by Pakistani security forces Pakistan This post contains videos

Shocking video emerges of boy being shot dead by Pakistani security forces

Pakistani security forces are under pressure to explain the video of an unarmed 18-year-old being shot at point-blank range. He later bled to death.

# isi - Thursday 26 May, 2011

CIA will be granted access to bin Laden house

US intelligence forces will be given an opportunity to search for fingerprints and other evidence in Abbottabad.

# isi - Monday 23 May, 2011

Afghan Taliban denies reports that leader Mullah Omar is killed

Afghan press report that Mullah Omar is killed in Pakistan, but the reports are labelled as “absolutely wrong” by the Taliban.