3,000 homes planned on Poolbeg site subject to landfill gas warnings

Concerns have been raised over the speed, cost, and the number of housing units that can be built under a plan to fast-track the construction of 3,000 homes in the Dublin Docklands area because of the potential threat of harmful landfill gases emitted on the derelict lands.


Little sparkle as Ireland's send-off falls flat in Cork

Republic of Ireland 1 Belarus 2: It might have been 2-1 to Belarus on the scoreboard at full time but, of course, the really big result of the night still hung in the balance after the final whistle had blown at Turner’s Cross, as the 11th hour approached and, with it, the revelation of the Irish squad which will represent the country at the European Championship finals in France.

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Highlights from the Ballymaloe Literary Festival of Food and WineDarina Allen

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Laughter is a tonic for kid's in hospital with serious illnessesHelen O’Callaghan

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Sebastian ErraZuriz furniture and artworks get the mind racingCarol O'Callaghan


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