Fri, 03 Apr, 2020
Newly elected TDs have arrived at Leinster House today with their families as the new Dáil meets and amid the ongoing standoff to form a new government.
Thu, 20 Feb, 2020
One of the strengths that Niall Quinn brings to his new role as FAI Interim Deputy Thingummyjig is that he reminds many people of one of the happiest moments of their lives.
Thu, 06 Feb, 2020
Commuters in Dublin face travel disruption this morning, as a tractor protest by farmers continues.
Thu, 16 Jan, 2020
Last November, Goodman firm, Ternary Ltd lodged plans to demolish 47, 48 & 49 Kildare Street and No 1 Nassau Street to make way for a new office development.
Tue, 14 Jan, 2020
From broadband and Brexit to swings and printers, TDs kept up the tradition of irritating voters with bizarre behaviour, writes Political Editor
Tue, 31 Dec, 2019
A man in his early 40s has been charged and will appear in court at a later date after rival protest groups came face to face outside the Dáil this afternoon.
Sat, 14 Dec, 2019
The climate strike will get undeway outside the Dáil at lunchtime.
Fri, 29 Nov, 2019
Angry farmers have this evening said they will not end their protest until they secure a meeting with Agriculture Minister Michael Creed.
Tue, 26 Nov, 2019
The rebellion was fronted by a pink boat. It was pulled up Kildare Street and its progress was marked by bells and whistles and a rhythm section of drums.
Mon, 07 Oct, 2019
on a sale that presents an interesting selection.
Thu, 03 Oct, 2019
All sides in the beef dispute have been invited to the table for talks this evening.
Wed, 11 Sep, 2019
Ms Justice Bronagh O’Hanlon said the museum Portland stone steps were shiny and slippy and 70-year old Warren Baldwin who ruptured a leg tendon suffered significant trauma, discomfort, inconvenience, expense and upset.
Fri, 26 Jul, 2019
Despite the surging costs, secretary general of Oireachtas services Peter Finnegan said the price tag represents "outstanding" value for the taxpayer.
Thu, 11 Jul, 2019
Warren Baldwin was in Dublin on the trip of a lifetime to Europe with his wife Tanya when the accident happened, tearing a tendon on his right leg.
Tue, 14 May, 2019
What a difference a day made this week.
Fri, 12 Apr, 2019
casts an eye over the paintings at de Veres sale.
Thu, 21 Mar, 2019
previews major sales of classic and modern art in London and Dublin.
Sat, 17 Nov, 2018
Pro-choice members of the Independent Alliance have warned pro-life TDs and senators not to block the 12-week abortion access legislation if there is a Yes vote on Friday.
Tue, 22 May, 2018
Developer Johnny Ronan’s development group has stated that it is ‘bewildered’ and ‘disappointed’ by the Bord Pleanála decision to refuse planning permission for its 22 storey tower at George's Quay in Dublin.
Wed, 21 Mar, 2018
I suppose it’ll start now anyway, whatever happens in Kildare Street. Candidates needed, so insert sportsperson’s name here, writes
Mon, 27 Nov, 2017
The taxpayer paid out close to €20m last year in pensions, lump sums, and other retirement benefits to former politicians.
Mon, 20 Nov, 2017
New Vision-Net research suggests two-thirds of business owners think that doing business today is more expensive than before the crash, writes
Tue, 31 Oct, 2017
Extra gardaí were on hand but the hordes of Fanta-waving (sugar tax) tangerine-tinted (sun-bed tax) protesters failed to materialise, writes
Wed, 11 Oct, 2017
talks to Junior Minister John Halligan about the potential of our space technology sector, the future of the Coalition, and his relationship with Leo Varadkar
Mon, 14 Aug, 2017
Farmers have brought a combine harvester to the streets of Dublin today as part of an ongoing protest at the headquarters of the Department of Agriculture.
Mon, 10 Jul, 2017
Four farmers are preparing for their fifth night occupying the Department of Agriculture offices in Kildare Street in Dublin.
Sun, 09 Jul, 2017
WHEN Transport Minister Shane Ross prepared to appear before the Oireachtas Committee on Transport yesterday, he had a choice of mode of transport: he could have taken a bus to Leinster House from his home or his constituency office in south Dublin or strolled the brisk walk from his department’s main office on Leeson Lane to Kildare Street.
Thu, 30 Mar, 2017
Hundreds of supporters of the legalisation of medicinal cannabis will descend on Dáil Éireann this evening,.
Wed, 29 Mar, 2017
It’s unseemly to view the artefacts of the past on display at the NMI when staff are being harassed in the present. Complaints have been ignored by the Department of the Arts, writes.
Sat, 18 Feb, 2017
talks about the "challenges, strategies, and governance of sport in Ireland" and what the men in charge plan to do about them.
Fri, 20 Jan, 2017
Sat, 03 Dec, 2016
Back in the days when there was nothing on television and nothing else to do except watch television, even the Budget was a televisual event.
Mon, 10 Oct, 2016
Tue, 02 Aug, 2016
After failing to turn up for a court action to have him jailed, former politician Ivor Callely has handed himself in, more than week after judge issued a warrant for his arrest.
Wed, 25 May, 2016
It would seem somehow that Michael Clifford (Irish Examiner, April 7) does not fully enjoy or endorse the paltry and pathetic Dáil pantomime (both intra- and extra-mural versions) currently running in Kildare Street. He is certainly not alone.
Mon, 11 Apr, 2016
All eyes are on the capital this month.pays a visit to the city’s Fitzwilliam Hotel.
Sat, 19 Mar, 2016
According to AA Roadwatch, traffic lights are no longer malfunctioning in “a number of areas” in the Dublin city.
Tue, 19 Jan, 2016
Sat, 28 Nov, 2015
A Labour senator has revealed how he was trapped inside his car, while bottles and stones were thrown at it, during a water charge protest in Dublin last week.
Sun, 12 Jul, 2015
explores a curious moment in the afterlife of King Tutankhamun.
Sat, 04 Jul, 2015
Doctors were worried about the condition of the female garda who was knocked out when a traffic cone struck her on the head during Wednesday’s protest outside Leinster House.
Fri, 03 Jul, 2015
There is increased security at Leinster House this evening over a protest in support of Greece.
Wed, 01 Jul, 2015