‘Student accommodation is another area where significant shortages are emerging and a rapidly increased supply is essential.’ Photograph: Getty Images

There has been a lot of discussion in the media about the need to increase housing supply and the supply of office space, with concerns expressed abou(...)

Husband of the late Christine Buckley, Donal Buckley, with his sons Darragh (left) and Conor at the Aislinn Education & Support Centre. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

People who still felt stigmatised because they grew up in a residential institution for children were advised to “let go”, at a tribute to the late Ch(...)

Trinity College students Jennifer Gartland (left) and Angelina Cox who won a competition to name Dublin’s newest bridge after Rosie Hackett. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Today they opened the Rosie Hackett Bridge. A bridge to celebrate the life, achievements and fighting spirit of a young, working class Dublin woman. R(...)

The goal of the project is to improve the efficiency of the city and improve quality of life. Cyclists make their way home through city traffic in Patrick Street,Dublin.

Dublin is set to become the first fully sensored global city after chipmaker Intel announced plans to test more than 200 “gateways” around the (...)

Dublin book event to celebrate capital city in verse and song 2:07

A month-long programme of events celebrating a collection of verse and songs associated with Dublin was officially announced by Lord Mayor of Dubli(...)

 Lord Mayor of Dublin Oisin Quinn: “It would be remarkable if any Dublin councillor turned around and said ‘I don’t want the people of Dublin to have their say on this issue’.” Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

The Government “will look like fools” on April 1st if Dubliners are blocked from deciding whether to have a directly el(...)

Children and grandchildren of Holocaust survivors  at the National Holocaust Memorial Day commemoration at  the  Mansion House yesterday. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

European leaders should be slow to support proposals for any part of the Middle East to be entirely “Juden Frei” – or “free of Jews” – as the key comp(...)

 Lord Mayor of Dublin Oisin Quinn and Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht Jimmy Deenihan join pupils from St Anne’s Community College, Killaloe, Co Clare, at the launch of  events to commemorate Brian Boru and the Battle of Clontarf of 1014, at Trinity College Dublin today.  Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

At the launch of a year-long celebration of the life and death of High King Brian Boru in Trinity College this morning, a security guard briefly inter(...)

Andrew Gunnery (100), of the Royal Ulster Rifles,  vetern of the second World War, at the British Legion Annual Service of Rememberence at St Patrick’s Cathedral, Dublin. Photograph: Alan Betson

President Michael D Higgins led the large attendance at the Remembrance Day ceremony to commemorate Ireland’s war dead at St Patrick’s Cathedral, Dubl(...)

Bull pen: Michael Bloomberg, centre, next to his cubicle surrounded by those of his staff and advisers at City Hall in New York. Photograph: Hiroko Masuike/New York Times

What if mayors ruled the world? That’s the bold question being asked by politicians and academics at Interdependence Day, a conference in Dublin this (...)