Lynn Ruane, president of Trinity College Students Union, with her daughters Jaelynne and Jordanne. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

NUI Former minister for justice Michael McDowell was the first to be elected to the Seanad on the National University of Ireland panel. He was elec(...)

Former Fine Gael TD Jerry Buttimer has been elected to the Seanad

Former Fine Gael TD Jerry Buttimer has been elected to the Seanad and two other ex-TDs who lost their Dáil seats are also expected to win in the Upper(...)

‘Gandon Villa’ or ‘Roslyn Park House’ on the Rehab campus in Sandymount

One of the best remaining residential sites in Dublin 4, The Rehab Group’s Roslyn Park in Sandymount, is expected to be of interest to Irish and overs(...)

 Construction under way at Pelletstown, between the River Tolka and the Royal Canal. Photograph: Alan Betson

A €65 million plan to build hundreds of homes along the Royal Canal in Dublin has been appealed to An Bord Pleanála by a group representing about 4,0(...)

With this week’s proposal from Fine Gael to cut the amount of VAT on new homes and to introduce a “Help to Buy” to ease the way for first-time buyers,(...)

Averil Power concedes defeat in the Dublin Bay North count at general election 2016. Photograph: Eric Luke

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has given his support to former Fianna Fáil, now Independent, Seantor Averil Power in the Seanad elections. Mr Varad(...)

Joe O’Reilly was convicted of murder and sentenced to life in prison in 2007. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Joe O’Reilly is to seek permission from the Supreme Court to appeal an unsuccessful attempt to have his conviction declared a miscarriage of justice. (...)

  Tom Browne of LeBruin: latest accounts for the firm also show show staff costs rose by 50 per cent to just under €1.6 million. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

LeBruin, an Irish corporate finance and debt advisory specialist set up by former Anglo Irish Bank executives Tom Browne and Cathal Fitzgerald, inc(...)

Hume House in Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, is adjacent to the former Veterinary College, which is being developed as a major urban centre

The US private equity firm Blackstone is to sell on the Hume House office building on Pembroke Road in Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, just over 12 months aft(...)

The 2.02-acre vet college site will accommodate the new One Ballsbridge.

The first phase of a major new urban centre planned for Ballsbridge in Dublin 4, is being launched today through a marketing campaign for high qualit(...)