Construction accidents drop despite increase in activity

Construction accidents drop despite increase in activity

Construction accidents are declining despite a huge increase in activity, it has emerged.

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Two arrests after seizure of 2,500 cigarettes and €18k in cash

Two arrests after seizure of 2,500 cigarettes and €18k in cash

Revenue officers have seized more than 2,500 unstamped cigarettes and around €18,000 in cash in two operations this week.

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Housing Minister denies co-living housing plan is 'out of touch'

Housing Minister denies co-living housing plan is 'out of touch'

Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy has defended his divisive co-living housing plan by claiming critics do not understand the policy and that the buildings are like ...

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Pro-Brexit group founder wins appeal against €22k EU referendum fine

Pro-Brexit group founder wins appeal against €22k EU referendum fine

Darren Grimes hit out at the election watchdog after the court decision in his favour.

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Japanese animation studio fire suspect named by police

Japanese animation studio fire suspect named by police

Witness accounts suggested Shinji Aoba, 41, had a grudge against Kyoto Animation.

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Man climbs down side of 19-storey building to escape fire

Man climbs down side of 19-storey building to escape fire

The blaze in Philadelphia injured four residents and three police officers.

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FAI reform recommendations must be accepted 'as an overall package', says head of review group

FAI reform recommendations must be accepted 'as an overall package', says head of review group

The chair of the group tasked with a Governance Review of the FAI, has said its recommendations are not “an a la carte menu” and must all be collectively ...

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Lowry moves two shots clear as McIlroy attempts to put poor start behind him

Lowry moves two shots clear as McIlroy attempts to put poor start behind him

Lowry, who won the Irish Open as an amateur in 2009, holed from 35 feet for another birdie on the 10th to move two shots clear of the field.

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Eoin Morgan set to lead Dublin Chiefs in new Euro T20 Slam competition

Eoin Morgan set to lead Dublin Chiefs in new Euro T20 Slam competition

Irish team’s bid gets home help from England’s World Cup-winning captain.

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Liberty London sold to new owners in €334m deal

Liberty London sold to new owners in €334m deal

The department store’s sales have grown under Bluegem’s nine-year ownership.

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Supermarkets cash in as TV and jewellery shops fail to shine in early summer sales, says major survey

Supermarkets cash in as TV and jewellery shops fail to shine in early summer sales, says major survey

Online outlets cashed in, supermarkets did well in the good weather, stores selling electronics and TVs did less well, while jewellery and lingerie had a slack early ...

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Green light for €500m data centre in Wicklow

Green light for €500m data centre in Wicklow

A €500m data centre has been given the green light for Arklow, Co Wicklow.

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US rapper ASAP Rocky faces another week in custody amid Stockholm fight probe

US rapper ASAP Rocky faces another week in custody amid Stockholm fight probe

The musician is being held on suspicion of assault.

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Bryan Cranston teases Aaron Paul on Instagram as two confirm promotional event

Bryan Cranston teases Aaron Paul on Instagram as two confirm promotional event

Breaking Bad stars Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul have confirmed a collaborative mezcal brand called Dos Hombres.

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Fans react as Beyonce releases new album featuring daughter Blue Ivy Carter

Fans react as Beyonce releases new album featuring daughter Blue Ivy Carter

Beyonce released The Lion King: The Gift, an album accompanying the reboot of the 1994 Disney animation, on Friday.

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Green Party Special Report: Ready to take advantage of rising tide of concern on climate crisis

Green Party Special Report: Ready to take advantage of rising tide of concern on climate crisis

Six seats next general election could see the Greens in government again, even if some party members are still bruised by their previous experience of coalition.

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Independents Special Report: From the sidelines to main stage

Independents Special Report: From the sidelines to main stage

A wave of Independents were swept into power in the last general election. The country was in recovery mode.

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Derelict properties: €30m worth of property on Cork City’s derelict sites register

Derelict properties: €30m worth of property on Cork City’s derelict sites register

There is now more than €30m worth of property listed on the derelict sites register in Cork city.

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