Dermot  Murphy, of Lakeview, Mullingar, is seeking orders against Irish Water requiring it to replace  plastic covers on water meters, of which, the court heard, some 600,000 have been installed around the country. File photograph:   Frank Miller/The Irish Times

A water charges protester who dug up a water meter from the pavement outside his home and sent it to Irish Water with an invoice has claimed before th(...)

Solicitor Brian O’Donnell, seen entering the Four Courts on Wednesday, has lost his appeal against a High Court ruling ordering him and his wife to vacate their Killiney Mansion in south Co Dublin. Photograph: Collins.

Retired solicitor Brian O’Donnell and his wife have been ordered by the Court of Appeal to leave their Killiney mansion in south Co Dublin within two (...)

Dr Maurice Manning, chairman of the advisory group on centenary celebrations: “We don’t see ourselves as being part of any agenda other than history.” Photograph: Alan Betson.

The expert advisory group on Irish centenary celebrations has said the holding of a public meeting in Dublin (...)

The High Court has been urged to continue court protection for the family-run Foley’s bar and restaurant and the adjoining O’Reilly’s bar on Dublin(...)