Major changes to traffic flow in Dublin City Centre will come in to force on Sunday.
Mon, 14 Aug, 2017
“Ah, this is sure stirring up some ghosts for me…”
Sat, 12 Aug, 2017
Missing Dublin woman Karen Scott, who has Down syndrome, has been found safe and well.
Thu, 30 Jun, 2016
Eight food businesses were ordered to close last month for breaches in food safety legislation.
Mon, 09 May, 2016
Sat, 05 Dec, 2015
On the 20th anniversary of the closure of the ‘Irish Press’,, who describes himself as a refugee from that newspaper, looks back at its last days, involving a sit-in, a new publication, celebrities, pints, booze, and pubs. The dispute was a breath of fresh air after years of stagnation
Sat, 23 May, 2015
As Barack Obama’s reforms are blocked by a judge in Texas, it looks like the years of uncertainty for Irish immigrants in the United States will continue, writes
Wed, 25 Feb, 2015
A pregnant political activist has been charged with assaulting a garda during Wednesday’s massive Irish Water demonstration in Dublin.
Fri, 12 Dec, 2014
A pregnant political activist has been charged with assaulting a garda during yesterday's massive Irish Water demonstration in Dublin.
Thu, 11 Dec, 2014
The newest bridge over the Liffey was officially unveiled today in honour of a forgotten hero of Ireland’s fight for independence.
Tue, 20 May, 2014
Efforts are being made by government departments to help students affected by the closure of a number private international colleges in Dublin.
Fri, 16 May, 2014
And so it’s that time of year again, the time of year when nine out of 10 columns begin “and, so, it’s that time of year again”.
Sat, 21 Dec, 2013
RATHBARRY, CASTLEFREKE AND THE LONG STRAND (CLONAKILTY)
Mon, 11 Nov, 2013
Thu, 18 Jul, 2013
A 16-year-old girl has been charged over a gang robbery of a man who was allegedly pushed onto the ground and left lying in front of on-coming traffic in Dublin city centre.
Mon, 15 Jul, 2013
Con Houlihan was a philosopher who masqueraded as a sports journalist.
Mon, 06 Aug, 2012
A memorial to mark the bravery of a Co Limerick-born policeman is to be restored near O’Connell Bridge in Dublin.
Wed, 04 Jul, 2012
A woman has been arrested over an attack in Dublin city centre in which another woman had part of her nose bitten off.
Fri, 29 Jun, 2012
The Garda Commissioner has warned civilian staff who are refusing to operate a biometric fingerprinting system that they will face disciplinary action by the end of this month.
Fri, 03 Feb, 2012
Gardaí are renewing an appeal for witnesses to a drowning in Dublin last weekend.
Sat, 06 Aug, 2011
Gardaí are tonight seeking the public’s assistance after man drowned in the River Liffey, at Burgh Quay, Dublin 2 last Sunday morning, July 31.
Fri, 05 Aug, 2011
A promising boxer who joined the Irish army after an injury to his hand put an end to his sporting career has been jailed for four years after he was caught in possession of a 9mm calibre revolver.
Tue, 20 Oct, 2009
DUBLIN’S metro system could be fully operational by 2015 if planning permission for the e5 billion project is granted this year.
Thu, 02 Apr, 2009
A 20-year-old who slashed the faces of four people in separate unprovoked attacks within a 15-minute period has been sentenced to five years at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court.
Mon, 30 Mar, 2009
A search is underway in the River Liffey in Dublin following reports that a man jumped off O'Connell Bridge in the city centre this lunchtime.
Fri, 20 Feb, 2009
HAVING just returned from Oxfam Ireland’s programme in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), I have been struck by something extraordinary. Amid all the discussion on the Lisbon Treaty, I noted little if any talk about the fate of some of the world’s most vulnerable people.
Wed, 25 Jun, 2008
A Nigerian mother and her two young children are to be deported from Dublin later today.
Tue, 14 Aug, 2007
JOE O’Reilly claimed his wife Rachel was reported to social services over her behaviour towards the couple’s two young sons in the months before she was murdered.
Tue, 03 Jul, 2007
ONE of the more unsung elements of the programme for government is a commitment to purchasing fairtrade goods.
Fri, 22 Jun, 2007
A Nigerian woman fighting deportation to keep her autistic son in Ireland was today spared being returned to her home country for at least another five weeks.
Fri, 15 Jun, 2007
ONE in five people in Ireland live on little more than €200 weekly.
Wed, 30 May, 2007
Poverty in Ireland will be captured in an unique photographic exhibition to be unveiled in Dublin tonight.
Tue, 29 May, 2007
MUCH-NEEDED public toilets could soon be back on the streets of Dublin if a pilot scheme to reopen facilities near Trinity College is a success.
Mon, 08 Jan, 2007
IRISH-born property developer Garrett Kelleher is behind a new development in Chicago set to be one of the world’s tallest buildings.
Fri, 21 Jul, 2006
IN a year of appalling disasters, including the recent earthquake in Asia, the Government’s recent announcement that Ireland would be contributing up to €10 million to the UN’s new central emergency response fund is very welcome news indeed.
Mon, 24 Oct, 2005
Twenty people gathered outside the Garda National Immigration Bureau to protest against the possible deportation of a Nigerian mother and her four children.
Thu, 09 Jun, 2005
A man who claims a garda him assaulted at the 2002 ‘Reclaim the Streets’ march in Dublin has identified himself on video footage of the event being struck three times by a garda with a baton.
Tue, 12 Apr, 2005
A garda has been given a one-month suspended sentence for assaulting a school teacher in the 2002 May Day "Reclaim the Streets" demonstration, in Dublin city centre.
Fri, 14 Jan, 2005
An expert witness told a jury at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court that Garda Paul Daly hit a protester with his baton on the junction of Parliament St and Dame St during the "Reclaim the Streets" demonstration on May Day 2002.
Fri, 03 Dec, 2004
A multimedia student who made a documentary of the Mayday 2002 "Reclaim the Streets" demonstration has told a jury he thought protesters believed they were being playful when they surrounded and rocked a garda car.
Tue, 30 Nov, 2004
A garda hit a May 2002 "Reclaim the Streets" demonstrator over the head with a baton after dragging him back by the hold of his sweatshirt, a jury in Dublin Circuit Criminal Court, has been told.
Mon, 08 Nov, 2004