Irish Water said cars and vans transporting workers have been blocked for hours at a time and have been damaged.  Tyres have been slashed and other equipment has been vandalised and barriers and signs burned.

Details of attacks on contractors installing meters on behalf of Irish Water, including physical assaults, have been sent by the company to Dublin Cit(...)

Gardaí are investigating the circumstancs surrounding a letter containing excrement which was posted to a call centre contracted to deal with Irish Water queries. Image: Getty.

Gardaí are investigating the circumstances surrounding a letter containing excrement which was posted to a call centre contracted to deal with Irish W(...)

Andrew Murphy, chief executive Slainte Healthcare, announcing new jobs  with Minister for Enterprise Richard Bruton and Minister for Health James Reilly. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Big projects always start with a big idea.The History of the IFSC, a book by Irish Times journalist Fiona Reddan, recounts how Charles Haughey gatecra(...)

Paschal Donohoe: Exceptional delays in accessing the helpline

The Revenue Commissioners have answered more than 700,000 telephone calls and replied to more than 200,000 letters or emails relating to the property (...)

Revenue Commissioners chairman Josephine Feehily at a press briefing by Revenue on the Local Property Tax. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

A 22-year-old man has pleaded guilty to fraud offences relating to his obtaining bank and credit card details from people inquiring about filing their(...)

A Co Cork man has appeared in court charged over an alleged fraud in which people inquiring about filing their Local Property Tax returns were asked q(...)

Preschool education is a vital public good. There is an overwhelming public interest in the provision of high quality early education to all children, regardless of their family circumstances.

Our usual way of dealing with scandals is to see them as vestiges of the bad old days, shadows cast by the past on our enlightened present. This is us(...)

The Government must conclude talks with the troika before announcing a date for the introduction of water charges, Minister for the Environment Phil H(...)

The Government last year gave Bord Gáis the responsibility for establishing the new State water company.

State company Bord Gáis Éireann is poised to award the Irish Water customer call centre contract to Abtran in(...)

Revenue chairwoman Josephine Feehily has reassured members of the public using the LPT helpline following an attempted credit card fraud. Photo: David Sleator/The Irish Times

BARRY ROCHE and PAMELA NEWENHAM The Revenue Commissioners has reassured members of the public using the local property tax (LPT) helpline(...)