PantiBar is run by gay rights activist and drag performer Rory O’Neill AKA Panti Bliss.

PantiBar, one of the country’s best known gay venues, has donated €750 to charity after pleading guilty to breaking the smoking ban.Pantibar Ltd, the (...)

A mother could be fined up to €1,000 and jailed for a month after pleading guilty to breaking the Education (Welfare) Act for not complying with an official warning to ensure her child went to school. File photograph: Dave Thompson/PA Wire

A mother has appeared in court after her 11-year-old son missed 133 school days since September.The woman is being prosecuted by the Child and Family (...)

Brian Fassnidge, formerly operating at Motorcity Naas Rd, Dublin 22, pictured leaving the Four Courts on Monday after appearing before Dublin District Court. Photograph: Collins Courts

A car dealer found guilty of selling previously crashed vehicles has paid back €12,000 to ripped-off customers.Brian Fassnidge, formerly operating at(...)

A Dublin man, who fraudulently claimed almost €15,000 in benefits, has been told he must start paying the money back or he faces jail.Gavin O’Malley, (...)

Dublin District Court heard that  €1,540 has been repaid

A Dublin woman who claimed almost €28,000 in one-parent family payments after she got married is being prosecuted by the Department of Social Protecti(...)

Following an investigation by the Health & Safety Authority, Irish Ferries Ltd, trading as Dublin Ferryport Terminals, is  facing criminal proceedings. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Irish Ferries is to face trial after a 46-year-old man was crushed to death while working at a cargo terminal in Dublin Port in 2011.Stephen Bayfield (...)

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(...)