Cathal Morgan of the Dublin Region Homeless Executive, right: “For the love of God, please can everyone get behind modular housing?” Photograph: Cyril Byrne / THE IRISH TIMES

Numerous social housing projects, including to house homeless families, face delays due to “significant objections” from locals, according to a brief(...)

Trains at Connolly Station were delayed after a truck hit two bridges on lines. File photograph: The Irish Times

A Dublin Bus driver gave chase to a truck in the city centre on Wednesday night which hit two railway bridges causing significant delays to commuter t(...)

Jack Marrinan: was GRA general secretary for 27 years. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

The death has taken place of Jack Marrinan, one of the key figures in the development of the Garda Representative Association (GRA), which represents (...)

A 63-year-old man is to appear in court later today charged in connection with a fatal stabbing in Dublin.  Photograph: Frank Miller / The Irish Times.

A 63-year-old man has been remanded in custody after he was charged with the murder of a father-of-three who was stabbed outside a chip shop in Dublin(...)

The scene of the stabbing on North Strand Road in Dublin. Photograph: Frank Miller /The Irish Times.

A 63-year-old man has been arrested in north Dublin this morning in connection with a murder in the north inner city. David Sheridan (45) was attacked(...)

John Gilligan: Acquitted of the murder of Veronica Guerin. Photograph: Julien Behal/PA Wire

When John Gilligan takes his first steps of freedom this morning, he will be re-entering a society where the criminal underworld is very different to (...)

 Hill 16, Vinny Fitzpatrick’s usual perch on All-Ireland final day.

The fury rose up from the pit of Vinny Fitzpatrick’s voluminous stomach and spilled over into a snarling river of anguish, the like of which was uncom(...)

In November of last year, number 5 Upper Northbrook Avenue was sold, for ¤96,000. There was a hole in the kitchen ceiling; paint was peeling fr(...)

A fire at Sandyford Road, Ranelagh, Dublin recently. Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill / THE IRISH TIMES

FIONA GARTLAND The fire and rescue service for Dublin’s four local authorities will continue to be operated by Dublin Fire Brigade alone, but (...)