Taoiseach Enda Kenny at the scene of a fire at a halting site in Carrickmines, Co Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Traveller families in dozens of halting sites across the State face fire-safety risks due to overcrowding and poor maintenance, campaigners have warne(...)

An aerial shot shows the extent of the damage at the halting site on Glenamuck Road, Carrickmines. Photograph: Tom Honan/Irish Mail on Sunday 2:02

Fire brigades remained on the scene at the fatal fire at the Carrickmines halting site on Saturday for more than eight hours as crews fought to cont(...)

The scene of the the fire in a halting site in Carrickmines, Dublin. Photograph: Collins

Taoiseach Enda Kenny said he has requested the flags at Government Buildings to fly at half mast on the days of the funerals of the ten people who die(...)

Jim Kennedy, owner of Jackson Way Properties. Photograph: Collins

A company of businessman Jim Kennedy has been refused an order that it be paid a €12.8 million arbitrator’s award made as compensation for land needed(...)

A truck that went on fire in the Port Tunnel is towed clear. Photo: Gareth Chaney Collins

The southbound lane of Dublin’s Port Tunnel has reopened after a truck caught fire this morning in the tunnel leading to the closure of lanes in both (...)

Barnaslingan Lane is one of those sleepy country roads where houses have names rather than numbers. However, thanks to a 10-minute drive to the Luas (...)

A bus driver for a private coach operator was sacked after using his iPad while driving his empty bus at 100km/hr on the M50 two years ago.

A bus driver for a private coach operator was sacked after using his iPad while driving his bus at 100km/h on the M50 two years ago. Aircoach CCTV cam(...)

If you were born in October or November today might be as good a day as any to start paying extra special care when getting behind the steering wheel.(...)

 College Green, Dublin. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Proposed traffic restrictions in Dublin city centre could result in a 24 per cent fall in shopping and entertainment revenue due to reduced access f(...)

Marc Bennett preparing the Phoenix Park transitioning area ahead of the Ironman triathlon. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Diversions and rolling road closures will be in place at various points in Dublin on Sunday to facilitate the Ironman 70.3 triathlon. Between 7am and (...)