Firm friends: Patricia Scanlan and Aidan Storey.Photograph: Cyril Byrne  Firm friends: author Patricia Scanlan and healer Aidan Storey. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Patricia Scanlon is an international bestselling author. Her 19th novel, ‘A Time for Friends’, was published recently by Simon & Schuster, 25 y(...)

The population of a Co Wicklow village is about to grow with a new development of houses at entry-level prices for first-time buyers. There are(...)

Judge said attack had left victim with an incredibly serious injury which will preclude him from playing sport, reduce his confidence and interrupt his life. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

A teenager has been jailed for two years for a racist assault on a law student that caused him to lose sight in one eye. Aaron Shattock (19) of Kingsw(...)

The first phase of a new development of four- and five-bed family homes in a convenient location in south Dublin will launch this weekend. Grange H(...)

An initial crash occurred near Junction 6 of the M50 at Blanchardstown at about 5.30pm as traffic was at its peak level. Both lanes of the motorway were shut down as emergency services scrambled to the scene causing what was described as “huge delays”.

Gardaí have said the M50 northbound has now reopened to traffic following a multi-vehicle collision at the height of rush hour. An initial crash occur(...)

Retail Excellence Ireland said aggressive price discounting by retailers drove growth in sales volumes in January. Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

Headline retail sales figures for January received a positive welcome when they were released last month, with several commentators interpreting the 3(...)

If VAT rates were applied to M50, toll charges would rise by up to 71 per cent. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A difference of opinion between State agencies over the charging of VAT on road tolls that is costing the National Roads Authority (NRA) €15 millio(...)

A man (62) died after the car in which he was travelling left the M50 motorway between the Ballymount and Tallaght junctions before 1am on Saturday. It then collided with a lamp-post and protective barrier.

Two people have died following road crashes in Dublin and Cork. A man (62) died after the car in which he was travelling left the M50 motorway between(...)

The NRA is keen to develop policies which will curb congestion on Dublin’s orbital route.

Lower rush hour speed limits on Dublin’s M50 have been proposed by the National Roads Authority as a way to reduce traffic congestion on the route.(...)

The heart of Dublin was so riddled by urban blight 40 years ago that one former Lord Mayor (the late Jim Mitchell, of Fine Gael) complained that it(...)