Properties at Lower Grangegorman and North Brunswick Street have been home to a number of people for more than two years and the occupants have established a garden where they grow food, run an art gallery space, cafe space, and a circus workshop.  Photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times

A man has failed to get a stay on a court order directing he be jailed for 14 days over failure to leave properties at Grangegorman, Dublin, which a N(...)

Adrian Bayley is seen after his sentencing in June 2013. Judge Sue Pullen set a new non-parole period for Bayley of 43 years  after he was found guilty of raping  three women. Photograph: Fairfax Media via Getty Images

The man who raped and murdered Irish woman Jill Meagher in September 2012 will be at least 86 before he is eligible for parole, a Melbourne court has (...)

Adrian Bayley is seen after his sentencing in June 2013. Jill Meagher inset. Photograph: Fairfax Media via Getty Images

The man who raped and murdered Irish woman Jill Meagher in Melbourne in September 2012 has been found guilty of the rape of three more young women.Adr(...)

 130 Pearse Street, Dublin:  four-storey over basement apartment block with nine residential units and a vacant shop on the ground floor

A four-storey over basement apartment block with nine residential units and a vacant shop on the ground floor is to be offered for sale at 130 Pearse (...)

Ulster Bank economist Richard Ramsey:  says the Northern Ireland  economy is estimated to have grown by 2 per cent in real terms in 2014 and he expects a similar rate of growth (1.5-2 per cent ) to follow through next year

Will a new year herald a new beginning for the Northern Ireland economy now that the chance to set a lower rate of corporation tax is almost within it(...)

Brisbane riverfront: vigorous local government and foreign investments have transformed Australia’s third-biggest metropolis with inspired architecture, sleek design and hip new hotels

The choice of Brisbane for November’s G20 summit shows just how far the Queensland capital has come from sleepy town to pulsing Asia-Pacific hub.Up to(...)

Jill Meagher (pictured). Her husband Tom has described hearing his wife’s killer speaking a sentence for the first time as ’disturbing’

Jill Meagher’s husband has spoken out about the “chilling” moment when his wife’s killer first spoke in court and the dangers of believing in t(...)

This Georgian house was built in the 1820s for the McAnaspie family, as their summer residence. Their principal home was at Gr(...)

Michael Noonan: “I don’t see any staffing crisis emerging in any of the banks because of pay caps. €500,000 is an awful lot of money”

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan said he does not believe the Oireachtas banking inquiry can examine witnesses while the Anglo Irish Bank crimin(...)

May 1st, 1916: A barricade made of carts, in Great Brunswick Street, Dublin, during the Easter Rising. Photograph:  Hulton Archive/Getty Images

Earlier this week, we posted a message on The Irish Times Facebook page asking for you to tell us the stories of relatives who you think may have been(...)