Fianna Fáil has published a Bill to redevelop the Moore Street area of Dublin. Pictured (l-r) at the announcement of  the Bill was James Connolly Heron, great grandson of James Connolly; Fianna Fáil Dublin spokesman Senator Darragh O’Brien; Prionsias O’Raghallaigh, grandson of The Raghallaigh; and Patrick Cooney, founder of Save Moore Street Campaign. Photograph:  Conor McCabe. 2:30

A historical quarter, along the lines of the Temple Bar cultural quarter, should be developed on Moore Street, Fianna Fáil has said.The party on Frida(...)

Bank of Ireland, Baggot Street: Was bought in 2006 by a consortium led by Derek Quinlan, Paddy Shovlin and hotelier brothers Anthony and Patrick Fitzpatrick for €212m

The redevelopment of the former Bank of Ireland headquarters on Baggot Street has been given the go-ahead by An Bord Pleanála. The building is one of (...)

Roller derby: the sport is relatively new in Ireland but is growing in popularity. Photograph: Dave Meehan

State-funded sports facilities in Inchicore and Crumlin are at risk of closure, following a recommendation by Government agency Pobal against continui(...)

The rear of 30 North Great Frederick Street which is in danger of falling down. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times 5:34

A historic Georgian guesthouse and social club in Dublin city centre, frequented by Michael Collins, James Joyce and other political and cultural figu(...)

Minister for the Environment Alan Kelly: has ordered a review of the building regulations because of what he said were “outlandish charges” being sought for inspections required under the new system. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Builders of one-off houses could be allowed to opt out of a compulsory certification system introduced last year to protect homeowners from buying def(...)

Fr Peter McVerry: “The whole point why landlords won’t give rented accommodation to people on the rent allowance is because the rent allowance is too low.” Photograph: Matt Kavanagh.

The Government needs to spend €85 million to increase rent supplement to economically viable levels, homeless campaigner Fr Peter McVerry has said.Th(...)

Fr Peter McVerry SJ Director of the Peter McVerry Trust: “The refusal to increase the rent allowance means that that sector is shut off to homeless people and to others who are dependent on the rent supplement.” Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

The Government’s decision not to raise rent supplement payments, is a “disaster” that will “lock people into homelessness,” Fr Peter McVerry has warne(...)

The figures supplied to Dublin City Council show burglaries investigated by gardaí in Pearse Street, the State’s busiest Garda station, and Donnybrook in Dublin 4, increased by 30 per cent from the first quarter of 2014 to the same period in 2015.

Burglaries, assaults, public order offences and bicycle thefts have increased significantly in the southeast of Dublin city over the last year, accord(...)

Sunrise over Dalkey island. PegasusLife had sought permission to build six blocks of 57 apartments at Dalkey Manor a few minutes’ walk from the centre of Dalkey village

A developer behind a five-storey retirement complex outside Dalkey village in Co Dublin has withdrawn its application for planning permission after(...)

The baths, in use for more than 150 years, will not be reopened. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times 2:24

Redevelopment of Dún Laoghaire’s Victorian baths, which have been derelict for almost 20 years, has been given the go-ahead by the Department of the E(...)