Gardaí said two males were assaulted while waiting at the Tallaght Luas Red Line stop and sustained injuries requiring hospital treatment. No arrests have been made. File photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

Gardaí have closed the Tallaght Luas Red Line stop following an assault which left two men hospitalised.Luas operators announced the stop had been tem(...)

Bright Light Studio Fermoy Dance School with Luxe dancing at the St Patrick’s Day parade in Cork City. Photograph: Clare Keogh 1:51

DUBLIN Many native Dubliners are ambivalent about the St Patrick’s Day parade. Many have seen it so many times before. Others associate(...)

An action brought over an alleged injury to a   child  sustained during a car collision when her mother was nine-weeks pregnant with her has settled at the High Court for €100,000. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

An action brought over an alleged injury to a girl, apparently sustained in a road traffic accident when her mother was nine-weeks pregnant with her, (...)

The Prison Officers’ Association claims its members are being put at risk. Above, Mountjoy Prison Photograph: Cyril Byrne / THE IRISH TIMES

Decisions taken by management at the Irish Prison Service (IPS) have contributed to situations where staff members are being placed in danger, accordi(...)

In 2010, Cadbury/Kraft employed 1,130 people here. Photograph: Alan Betson

When Kraft swooped on Cadbury back in 2009 there was trepidation at what this might mean for the chocolate company’s workforce here. There was great w(...)

A man has been arrested in connection with last November’s anti-water charge protest in Jobstown, Dublin.  The arrest brings to 21 the number of people detained as part of the investigation into the demonstration.

A man has been arrested in connection with last November’s anti-water charge protest in Jobstown, Dublin. The arrest brings to 21 the number of peop(...)

Organisers Katherine McKenna, Dermot Richardson and Joan Hunt at Tallaght Adventure World. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

When Dermot Richardson and his partner, Katherine McKenna, decided to serve Christmas dinner to the homeless in their community in Tallaght, Dublin, (...)

Two youths were arrested as part of an investigation into an aggravated burglary at a house in Citywest, Dublin. Photograph: John  Atherton/Getty Images

Armed raiders threatened to chop off a woman’s fingers in front of her young son and told her they would do the same to the boy during a traumatising (...)

Challenge taken to An Bord Pleanála’s decision to give the owners of the Square shopping centre in Tallaght the go-ahead for €40m extension of the centre. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Dunnes Stores has taken a legal challenge to An Bord Pleanála’s decision to give the owners of the Square shopping centre in Tallaght the go-ahead for(...)

Republic of Ireland players celebrate  Fiona O’Sullivan’s goal against Slovenia at Tallaght Stadium last night. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho.

Republic of Ireland 2, Slovenia 0: A goal in each half from Julie Ann Russell and Fiona O’Sullivan last night to see off Slovenia kept the Republic of(...)