The Department of Health is calling on members of the public to share their views on tobacco consumption and take part in a consultation process which(...)

Varde Partners is in negotiations with Lloyds Bank to buy the Spectrum portfolio of shopping centres. Photograph:  Carl Court/Getty Images
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US investment fund Varde Partners is in exclusive negotiations with Lloyds Bank to buy the Spectrum portfolio of shopping centres, reports the (...)

Cash fares on Dublin Bus will go up by over 7 per cent while Luas fares will rise by more than 6 per cent from
November 1st. Short hop tickets on Irish Rail will climb by over 9 per cent while Bus Éireann fares will rise by an average of 5 per cent . Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Users of public transport will be forgiven a weary “not again” this morning after the National Transport Authority (NTA) announced it had once more sa(...)

Pelletstown station has been planned since the late 1990s and in 2002 was earmarked as an “immediate priority” in Irish Rail’s greater Dublin area rail network plan

Irish Rail has been granted permission for a new train station at Pelletstown in Dublin in an area designated for major residential development by Du(...)

Recent analysis had demonstrated “the urgent need to address the ongoing viability of CIÉ, particularly Irish Rail, in the context of a significant reappraisal of the existing rail network”

There is a looming cash crisis in CIÉ, the State-owned transport group, the Department of Transport warned the Government’s comprehensive review of e(...)

A budget of just under €600 million has been allocated for the maintenance and improvement of national, regional and local roads. Photograph: The Irish Times

Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe is “confident” that his department’s budget allocation will be enough to tackle Irish Rail’s cash problems.The (...)

A man  was climbing on the Greystones side of Bray Head with a group of friends when the incident happened at around 4pm yesterday. He was taken to Beaumont Hospital in Dublin for treatment for head and back injuries. Photograph: Dara MacDónaill

A man in his 20s was airlifted to hospital yesterday after he fell while climbing on Bray Head, Co Wicklow. He was climbing on the Greystones side of (...)

 President Michael D Higgins with “Bud and Michael” during the Horse Ploughing Competition at the National Ploughing Championships at Ratheniska, Co Laois, today. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

The National Ploughing Championships was described as “the most beloved rendezvous in Ireland’s rural calendar” when President Michael D Higgins opene(...)

Micheal Cody (left) and Jamie Dunleavy, both from Carrick-on-Suir, at the hurling semi-final between Cork and Tipperary at Croke Park. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Tipperary and Kilkenny hurling fans are making contingency plans to get to Croke Park for the All-Ireland Hurling Final amid fears of a “complete n(...)

Pay cuts at the centre of the dispute were introduced last week and will remain in place for 28 months.

Talks aimed at averting futher industrial action at Iarnród Éireann are continuing at the Labour Relations Commission tonight. Trade unions and(...)