The Links Creche in Abington, Malahide, Co Dublin, and its director Deirdre Kelly, from Saint Olaves, Kinsealy, Co Dublin,   are accused of breaking the Childcare Act and pre-school services regulations. Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times.

A Dublin creche facing trial under child protection laws following an RTÉ exposé will show almost 40 hours of secretly filmed video evidence in its(...)

Assistant Data Proctection Commissioner Tony Delaney  leaving the Four Courts  after a District Court appearance. Photograph: Courts Collins

A Dublin property management firm has been fined €1,000 for sending an unsolicited marketing text message offering a free cleaning service.MTS Propert(...)

Bins wait for collection in Dublin. File Photograph David Sleator/The Irish Times

Waste firm Greyhound Household has been ordered to pay €1,000 to charity for making an unsolicited marketing call to a former customerThe company, whi(...)

Timothy B Schmit (left) performs live with Glen Frey and Don Henley of The Eagles  in Nashville, Tennessee. Photograph: Getty

A member of rock group the Eagles was chauffeured to his own concert in Dublin in a limousine that was not registered as a public service vehicle, a c(...)

A judge has granted a sentence reprieve for the parents of a girl who missed 381 days of school since 2012. File photograph: Thinkstockphoto

A judge has granted a sentence reprieve for the parents of a girl who has missed 381 days of school since 2012.Dublin District Court was told the girl(...)

Lydia McCarthy, with an address at Alexandra Place, East Road, East Wall,  pictured leaving Dublin District Court. Photograph: Courts Collins

A Dublin woman who admitted unlawfully supplying potentially dangerous slimming tablets, has been allowed more time to pay €3,250 legal costs.Lydia Mc(...)

 Brian Buckley, a director of Greyhound Recycling and Recovery. File Photograph: Collins Courts

Waste management firm Greyhound Recycling has been fined €14,000 for failing to prevent emissions of foul odours from its main storage facility.The En(...)

A takeaway owner, who tried to bribe an official when he was caught hiring workers with no employment permits, has been fined €2,250.Viet Thang Dam, (...)

Quinn’s in Drumcondra has been fined €1,750 after health inspectors found a dead rat, raw sewage and soiled toilet paper in their main stockrooms.

Landmark Dublin pub Quinn’s in Drumcondra has been fined €1,750 after health inspectors found a dead rat, raw sewage and soiled toilet paper in their (...)

David Brannock: aggravating factors far outweighed any mitigating factors, said judge. Photograph: Collins

A 24-year-old Dublin man has been jailed for 12 years for killing a father of three with an ornamental knife, after getting into a row with his daught(...)