Last year 11,016 housing units were built in Ireland, a lower figure than in the year records began, 1970, when 13,887 houses were built. Photograph: Rui Vieira/PA Wire.

(...) 2007 by former IRA hunger-striker Tom McFeely, was evacuated by order of the High Court almost four(...)

Al-Jazeera journalists Mohammed Fahmy and Baher Mohammed wait for the verdict. Photograph: Reuters/Asmaa Waguih

(...). Canada, Britain, Australia and the UN have protested against the ruling of the court in the retrial of(...)

Former chairman of Anglo Irish Bank Sean FitzPatrick. Photograph: Eric Luke/ The Irish Times

The High Court has dismissed Anglo Irish Bank chairman Seán FitzPatrick’s application to(...)

(...) critical acclaim when, in 2012, she came across news footage of the Steubenville High School rape case, in(...)

Tourism and the price of alcohol

(...) excise duty in a country with such high levels of alcohol harm, which have a detrimental impact not just(...)

The old man is holding court in the middle of the No 27 bor – out of his bin, of course – going(...)

Flight delays: abandoned planes at Goma airport, in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo. Photograph: Phil Moore/AFP/Getty

(...) grounded aircraft was the top story. The High Court here had grounded an Airbus A320 at Dublin Airport(...)

Seán FitzPatrick who is seeking to stop his trial going ahead at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court. Photograph: Eric Luke

The High Court will rule today on an application by former Anglo Irish Bank chairman Seán Fitz(...)

 Minister for Education and Skills Jan O’Sullivan. File photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

(...) under changes announced by Minister for Education Jan O’Sullivan. The changes were recommended by High(...)

A  search has begun  for a 30-year-old woman  with a ‘high risk’ pregnancy who failed to turn up at a hospital to have the delivery of her baby induced. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

(...) failed to turn up at a hospital to have the delivery of her baby induced. The High Court heard that the(...)