Cathedral Square, Letterkenny. Photograph: Declan Doherty

At a wintry bus-stop in Letterkenny on Friday evening, waiting for McGinley’s 5.45pm service to Dublin, I found myself marvelling at the sheer, sprawl(...)

Justice Max Barrett said he accepted that Anthony Doran had thought he was about to be hit by a Bus Éireann driver and had instinctively recoiled. File photograph.

A “black Irishman”, who was racially abused by a “white immigrant” bus driver, has won a legal action for assault in the High Court. Mr Justice Max(...)

The union is look for a pay increase of between 3 per cent and 5 per cent for bus drivers, on top of the payment of a previously agreed rise of between 6 and 13 per cent. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Staff in Bus Éireann and Dublin Bus who are represented by the National Bus and Rail Union (NBRU) are to seek substantial pay increases. The union sa(...)

Mr Justice Max Barrett was told in the High Court  the issue of legal costs in the case taken by Anthony Doran against Bus Éireann had been agreed between the parties.

The High Court has awarded €5,000 to a man over an assault by a bus driver during a road rage incident in which the man, who is black, was also racial(...)

Staff working on the Luas  in Dublin are to stage two 48-hour work stoppages next month as part of a campaign for pay increases. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The Government is facing about half a dozen strikes or potential industrial disputes in key areas such as education, transport and health in the run-u(...)

Mr Justice Max Barrett granted the man’s appeal against a decision dismissing his action for damages against Bus Éireann. Photograph: Getty Images

A black man, who claimed he was racially abused and was about to be struck by a bus driver in a “road rage” incident, is entitled to damages for assau(...)

 Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe, with David Franks, chief executive of Iarnród Éireann, and Anne Graham, chief executive of the NTA, at  the Phoenix Park Tunnel in Dublin. File  photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

The number of trips taken on State subsidised public transport services increased by eight million last year to 224 million, the National Transport Au(...)

Storm Eva is about to hit Ireland. Liam Donegan with sons Bill, Ollie and Frankie in bad weather outside Newgrange on Monday. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Storm Eva is about to hit Ireland ahead of Christmas Day with wind gusts of 120km/hr expected. As Christmas shoppers grab the last of the items on (...)

Staff at Bus Éireann are to ballot on industrial action due to concerns over the future of the Expressway service. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Staff at Bus Éireann who are members of the National Bus and Rail Union (NBRU) are to ballot for industrial action amid fears over a forthcoming strat(...)

The Environmental Protection Agency has released its annual greenhouse gas emissions figures for Ireland, which stood at 58.2 million tonnes last year. File photograph: Lynne Cameron/PA Wire

Seventy filling stations supplying compressed natural gas to motorists would help significantly to cut Ireland’s carbon dioxide transports emissions, (...)