Alan Murphy, the homeless man who died after a fall in Dublin city centre last week, was buried yesterday, following a funeral Mass in Courtbrack, nea(...)

Sinn Féin housing spokesman Dessie Ellis: he 80 new families a month were reporting homelessness and that there were 130 individuals sleeping rough in Dublin every night. Photograph: Alan Betson

One hundred and fifty modular houses are to be built to deal with the housing crisis, Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said. He told the Dáil the modular hou(...)

Paul Murphy: told the Dáil that a young homeless couple are in “horrific” emergency accommodation conditions. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A young Dublin couple were placed in emergency accommodation where the entrance was blocked with rubbish, mattresses covered in urine and mould growin(...)

 South Dublin County Council  told Mr Justice Paul Gilligan it cannot say when it will be able to house Alan Murphy and his partner Kelly Gilsenan (both above), as there are 8,500 people on its housing list. Photograph: Courts Collins

A homeless couple who camped out at the offices of South Dublin County Council in protest about their accommodation situation have been moved up the l(...)

The High Court  has heard that a homeless couple have rejected South Dublin County Council’s offer of temporary emergency accommodation in a hostel.  Photograph: Graham Hughes/Photocall Ireland

A homeless couple have told the High Court that South Dublin County Council’s offer of temporary emergency accommodation is not suitable for their nee(...)

Christopher Roberts (19), of Kildare Road, Crumlin, pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal to assault causing harm on O’Connell Street in November 24th, 2012.  File photograph: Collins Courts

A Dublin teenager has been sentenced to three and a half years’ detention for his role in a savage attack on an Italian national which left the victim(...)

Alan Murphy: “. . .  we are Ireland’s only genuine full-service global law firm”

The Irish Law Awards were held last night at the Doubletree hotel in Dublin. It was a black-tie event, so at least the barristers could head along str(...)

Alan Murphy: earned his corn as one of the country’s top property lawyers during the glory years

Alan Murphy has been “elected” for a third term as managing partner of Eversheds, a Dublin law firm with designs on the city’s top tier of legal eagl(...)

Klkenny’s Conor Browne, Tommy Walsh, Donnacha O’Connor and Pat Lyng celebrate victory over Waterford at Croke Park. Photo: Tommy Grealy/Inpho

Kilkenny 1-23 Waterford 1-14 It took 20 minutes longer than they would have liked, but the Kilkenny minors booked their place in the All-Ireland hurl(...)

Dublin’s Eoghan McHugh is put under pressure by Kilkenny’s  Conor Delaney during Sunday’s Leinster minor hurling final at Croke Park. Photograph:Inpho

Kilkenny 2-19 Dublin 2-10 Kilkenny retained their Leinster Minor Hurling Championship title when comfortably overcoming a lacklustre Dublin by nine (...)