Minister for the Environment Alan Kelly with Alice Leahy, director of Trust, a charity providing medical and related services for people who are homeless, during a visit to the organisation’s Dublin premises. Photograph: PA

Greater co-operation from other Government departments was needed to tackle the homelessness crisis, Minister for the Environment, Alan Kelly has said(...)

Trinity College Dublin’s Old Library.

Dublin is the cheapest of 16 cities for tourists seeking cultural breaks, according to a report. The capital is cheaper than other popular cultural de(...)

Dubliner Ray O’Donnell, organist at Galway Cathedral. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

Few directors of music at European cathedrals can say they have held the post for almost half the lifetime of the august building in which they work. (...)

Fenian leader Jeremiah O’Donovan Rossa on his death bed in New York. File photograph: Topical Press Agency/Getty Images

The Irish Times, Monday, August 2nd, 1915 The funeral of Jeremiah O’Donovan Rossa took place yesterday afternoon from the City Hall, Dublin, to Gla(...)

Al-Mustapha Islamic Educational & Cultural Centre Ireland, Coolmine Industrial Estate, Co Dublin. Photograph: Eugene Langan

One day there was a knock on the door of Denis Byrne Architects in Dublin’s North Great George’s Street and Maggie Moran opened it to find a tall, (...)

Don Keough was among the first recipients of an Irish Presidential Distinguished Service Award honouring members of the Irish diaspora

Irish-American businessman Don Keough, a champion of Ireland who promoted Irish studies in the US and encouraged American corporate investment into Ir(...)

Joanna Witkowska (34) was the deputy manager of the Giraffe crèche in Stepaside when two toddlers wandered out of the gate  and were found unharmed next to a stream. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

A charge of wilful neglect against a crèche worker after two toddlers wandered out of an open playground gate at the Giraffe crèche in Stepaside in Du(...)

The wrong incinerator for Dublin

There is more than a whiff of “We know best” about the apparent determination of unelected officials to go ahead with the long-delayed Poolbeg municip(...)

Left to right:  Edward Gill from Tipperary and Killian O’Donnell from Clare speak to Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Brian Hayes canvassing commuters for at the Luas Terminal on St Stephens Green in Dublin recently. Photograph: Collins

A preliminary reading of data from the three European constituencies confirms Sinn Féin’s forceful advance and Labour’s collapse. But that’s only part(...)

A liquidator has been appointed to the firm behind Irish Psychics Live, which was founded by former journalist Tom Higgins. A document l(...)