A tenant, who owed €7,300 in rent arrears, told the Circuit Civil Court that her landlord unlawfully entered her property and threw out personal items, including an urn containing her late husband’s ashes. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A Dublin mother has told a court her landlord unlawfully entered her rented home and threw out personal items, including an urn containing the ashes o(...)

A cross-Border cardiac treatment centre is to be be establised at our Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital Crumlin. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien.

The soon-to-be appointed Northern Ireland Water chairman Dr Len O’Hagan will lead the implementation of an All-Ireland cardiac treatment centre in Dub(...)

A 70-year-old  man is to face trial in Dublin District Court, accused of harassing one of his neighbours by putting urine on his windows and doorway. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A 70-year-old Dublin man is facing trial accused of harassing one of his neighbours by putting urine on his windows and doorway.Martin O’Donnell, with(...)

Fire services personnel protest outside Government Buildings in Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Firefighters may strike if the Government proceeds with a proposed reduction in crewing numbers, according to trade union officials.Speaking at a rall(...)

Anti-water charge protesters are marching in Dublin after five people opposed to the charges were jailed after being found to be in contempt of court. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times. 0:57

Anti-water charge protesters are marching in Dublin after five people opposed to the charges were jailed after being found to be in contempt of court.(...)

Under-20 Six Nations Championship: French fans Paola Demaret and Luciem Picamil from Bordeaux. Photograph Inpho

As the Gallic hordes advance, not even a typically damp and dreary Dublin weekend can deter the ebullient spirits of France’s rugby fanatics.A sense o(...)

Former Fianna Fáil minister Pat Carey has said speaking out publicly as a gay man might help other people of his age and generation .

Former Fianna Fáil minister Pat Carey has said speaking out publicly as a gay man might help other people of his age and generation .“There are lots o(...)

Trinity House, north Co Dublin. A shortage of spaces in the juvenile detention facility meant that three teenagers avoided being held in custody despite requests from gardaí. File photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Three teenage boys, including one described as “a danger to himself and others”, avoided being held in custody due to a shortage of spaces in detenti(...)

Two youths have been detained in connection with a series of crimes in Lucan in Dublin on Friday night. Four people, including a garda responding to the matter, were injured during the incidents in the Castle Riada Drive area. Image: Google Streetview.

Two youths have appeared in court charged connection with a series of crimes in Lucan in Dublin on Friday night.Four people, including a garda respond(...)

 Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald, who held a meeting in Cork to gauge people’s thoughts on the forthcoming same-sex marriage referendum. Fine Gael party sources report that the Government will focus on  ‘middle Ireland’ outside Dublin during the  referendum campaign. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Fine Gael’s campaign in the same-sex marriage referendum will target so-called middle Ireland voters outside Dublin who are seen as key to ensuring th(...)