The Tricolour above the porch of the Shelbourne hotel, Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke

The Shelbourne has always had more grandeur than any other hotel in Dublin’s history. And now, following an almost complete restoration of its exterio(...)

Longboat Quay apartment complex in the Dublin docklands. File photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

A resolution of the long-running saga of fire-safety defects at the Longboat Quay apartment complex appears to be in sight, following the abolition of(...)

Sinn Fein councillor Chris Andrews: “This is an incredible decision and is just another piece of evidence that the residents have been treated disgracefully.” Photograph: Clodagh Kilcoyne

Residents of Longboat Quay have been informed by the Revenue Commissioners that they must pay their full rate of property tax, despite being told bef(...)

European drinks body Pernod Ricard is said to be preparing to act over alcohol pricing. Photograph: Remy de la Mauviniere/AP

The Sunday Independent leads with a story that a European drinks body, which is backed by Irish Distillers’ owner Pernod Ricard, is prepared to suppor(...)

Well known: the Clarendon Inn

Brothers James and Edward Dunne, owners of the Carrig Brewing Company in Drumshanbo, Co Leitrim, have outbid 14 others to buy the well- known Clarendo(...)

Property developer Bernard McNamara. Photograph: Collins

Property developer Bernard McNamara has offered to undertake the fire safety work needed at the Longboat Quay apartment complex he built in Dublin’s D(...)

Tara Towers Hotel was developed in the 1970s by the late PV Doyle, and has stunning views of Dublin Bay

Three weeks after the vast Elmpark office and residential development was offered for sale on the Merrion Road in Dublin 4 at over €185 million, the a(...)

Bernard McNamara: Almost all of them (directors) have since been recruited to senior positions by Nama receivers. Photograph: Collins

Developer Bernard McNamara has claimed receivers for the National Asset Management Agency hired directors from his company after it was wound down. Mr(...)

Dublin City Council chief executive Owen Keegan: said council had ‘no direct role’ in relation to Longboat Quay apartment complex. Photograph: Alan Betson

Dublin City Council will not be able to rehouse the residents of the Longboat Quay apartment complex if it is evacuated, council chief executive Owen (...)

Light-touch regulation didn’t work in the banking sector and doesn’t work in the construction sector either. That much is clear from the latest disast(...)