Críona Ní Dhálaigh, the new Lord Mayor of Dublin. Photograph: Sinn Féin website

A Sinn Féin councillor has taken office as Lord Mayor of Dublin for the first time, putting the party centre stage for the capital’s 1916 commemoratio(...)

A man is in a serious condition after he was beaten up after attempting to stop a mugging outside St Stephen’s Green shopping centre while another man is in Garda custody after an attempted sexual assault in the green itself. File  photograph: Frank Miller

A man who remains in a serious condition after he was assaulted in Dublin city centre was beaten up when he tried to stop a mugging, according to eyew(...)

Independent councillor Mannix Flynn. Mr Flynn has  said that the lack of city accommodation meant people were accepting appalling conditions. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Almost 85 per cent of Dublin flats inspected in a crackdown on substandard private accommodation failed to meet minimum housing standards. A draft Du(...)

The mural by Irish artist Joe Caslin on the side of a building on Dublin’s South Great George’s Street. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

The artist who erected a large paper mural on the side of a building in Dublin city centre expects to hear soon whether the piece will be allowed to r(...)

A new mural by Irish artist Joe Caslin on the side of a building on Dublin’s South Great George’s Street. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire. 0:30

More than 15,000 people have signed a petition calling for a mural supporting same sex marriage not to be removed from the side of a Dublin building. (...)

Derelict mews buildings at the rear of the Little Museum on St Stephen’s Green Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times 1:58

The last two remaining Georgian mews buildings on St Stephen’s Green are being offered for sale by Dublin City Council despite calls from Dublin Ci(...)

Dublin Fire Brigade was ‘not getting out’ of the ambulance service, Dublin City Council chief executive Brendan Kenny said yesterday. Photograph: Alan Betson

No money will be saved by the transfer to the Health Service Executive (HSE) of parts of the ambulance service operated by Dublin Fire Brigade, Dub(...)

 Stephen Johnston (left), owner of the Bleeding Horse pub on Camden Street in Dublin with Dublin City Councillor Mannix Flynn outside the Four Courts. Photograph: Collins Courts

A real-life version of the restaurant in RTÉ’s Raw, based in the site used to film the drama’s restaurant scenes, is ready to open its doors, a court (...)

A photograph added to Mannix Flynn’s Twitter feed shows  the right hand window smashed and graffiti on the left hand one and on the wall and door. 3:08

Gardaí are investigating an attack on the Dublin city centre office of Independent councillor Mannix Flynn that saw windows smashed and abusive graffi(...)

The bylaws for the first time regulate street performances in the city, requiring buskers to buy annual permits costing €30, or €60 for an amplifier, to perform on the streets

Dublin’s buskers will be allowed to use amplifiers, but must restrict their noise levels to 80 decibels, and 75 decibels in Temple Bar, under new byla(...)