A nodular house. Up to 153 two-storey three-bedroom modular houses are to be provided in Ballymun, Finglas, Darndale, Crumlin and Ballyfermot within the next four months

Dublin City Council has said it does not know if plans to provide 22 modular houses for homeless families by Christmas will be feasible. Senior offici(...)

 Managing director of Volkswagen Ireland Lars Himmer  arriving at Leinster House to appear before the  Oireachtas Transport Committee. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

The appearance of Volkswagen Group Ireland chief executive Lars Himmer before the Oireachtas Transport Committee was meant to address the concerns of (...)

Protesters at one of the many anti-water charge demonstrations since the levy was announced. Photograph: The Irish Times

Senior Coalition figures believe changes will have to be made to the structure of water charges to help “draw a line” under controversies surrounding (...)

John Delaney contacted TDs on the committee before the decision was made not to question him over the payment. Photograph: Inpho

John Delaney will not be invited to speak before a Dáil committee over the €5 million payment made to the Football Association of Ireland (FAI) in the(...)

Committee TDs and senators will decide today on whether to call in FAI chief executive John Delaney. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire 0:47

Football Association of Ireland chief executive John Delaney has contacted TDs on the Oireachtas Committee on Transport and Sport in advance of a deci(...)

Dessie Ellis: said 158 people were found sleeping rough on Dublin streets last Wednesday night. Photograph: Alan Betson

More than 100,000 men, women and children were now on the State’s housing list, Sinn Féin TD Dessie Ellis told the Dáil last night. There were (...)

Wednesday is usually the Dáil’s most substantial day. Last Wednesday, however, our lawmakers made no laws. They didn’t vote on any laws either.(...)

Republicans convicted of offences before the Good Friday Agreement was put in place should not be excluded from driving a taxi, a Sinn Féin TD Dessie Ellis has suggested.Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons / The Irish Times

Republicans convicted of offences before the Good Friday Agreement was put in place should not be excluded from driving a taxi, Sinn Féin TD Dessie El(...)

Róisín Shortall: an annual review of the operation of the legislation is required so that its impact is closely monitored. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Another referendum is necessary to adequately deal with the complex issue of abortion, former Labour minister of state Róisín Shortall has told the Dá(...)

Blaming the non-delivery of housing on anti-social behaviour was not acceptable since no other community was punished for the actions of a few, said Sinn Féin TD Dessie Ellis.  Photograph: Collins

Local council’s should be stripped of their powers over Traveller accommodation because of their ineffectiveness on delivering housing need, an(...)