Loretta Brennan Glucksman ‘has shown herself to be a proud Irish-American, giving back so generously to the land of her ancestors’, Mr Deenihan said.

Irish-American philanthropist Loretta Brennan Glucksman has been awarded the Tipp O’Neill Irish Diaspora Award for her “outstanding contribution to th(...)

Dublin city traders say  that, while they accept disruption from the latest Luas works will be inevitable, car users, in particular shoppers, must not be forced out of the city. File photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

Concern is mounting among Dublin businesses over increasing restrictions on cars in the city centre. The main construction works for the Luas cross ci(...)

More than 75 cases were listed at the court, including numerous applications for payment of maintenance and maintenance arrears.

A father of two children ordered to pay €7.50 a week maintenance for each of them narrowly avoided being sent to jail at Bray District Court yesterday(...)

Thanksgiving is celebrated at Red Hook Community Justice Centre, Brooklyn’s community court

On a seemingly ordinary Monday in November 2012, New York City experienced a watershed moment when not a single violent crime was reported to police. (...)

The Railway Procurement Agency (RPA) is seeking permission to replace the Luas stop refused by the planning board near the entrance to the Royal Hibernian Way with a new stop outside Hodges Figgis bookshop. Photograph: David Sleator/THE IRISH TIMES

Plans to reinstate a northbound stop on Dawson Street for the new Luas Cross City line will be lodged with An Bord Pleanála in the coming weeks.The Ra(...)

Bernie Darcy  selling Christmas wreaths on Moore Street, Dublin. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Whisper it but the retail trade is ever so slightly kicking its heels in the air and crossing its fingers that the weather will be as kind as busin(...)

Dublin city business may have lost between €2 million and €4 million yesterday due to the bus strike, business representative groups have claimed.The (...)

The council is seeking Government sanction to impose a levy on vacant sites in the city to “encourage” developers to bring their land back into use.  Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Developers engaged in “land hoarding” could be forced to sell up under Dublin City Council plans to rid the capital of vacant sites. The council is se(...)

 AstraZeneca:  stock fell 0.2 per cent  in London yesterday  but has  gained 17 per cent this year. Photograph: Paul Thomas/Bloomberg

AstraZeneca chief financial officer Simon Lowth will leave the UK’s second-biggest drugmaker at the end of October to join natural-gas producer BG Gro(...)