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(...)

37,000. That’s not, as you might think, the number of cars using the M50 barrier-free tolling system every day. It’s actually the number of people sue(...)

The ready-to-go residential site on Brennanstown Road in Carrickmines, Co Dublin

A ready-to-go residential site on Brennanstown Road in Carrickmines, south Dublin, bought 18 months ago by the American-based Starwood Capital Group f(...)

The Luas Cross-City could help ease M50 congestion. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Additional tolls on the M50 have been ruled out by Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe as a method of counteracting congestion . Motorists u(...)

South Dublin County Council has approved a vote held by residents of the west Dublin suburb of Palmerstown/Palmerston to revert to its traditional name.  Photograph: Google Maps

Disaffected west Dublin locals blew a sigh of relief on Tuesday when they received formal notification that the suburb formerly known as Palmerstow(...)