Eamon Gilmore speaking at a press conference in Iveagh House, Dublin, this afternoon, during which he announced his resignation as Labour Party leader: Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times 2:58

Eamon Gilmore has announced his resignation as Labour leader in the wake of huge losses for his party at the local and European elections. Mr Gilmore,(...)

Dublin City Council said it did not have the power to remove  old telephone kiosks and boxes because  they are the property of the relevant telecom operator.

Dublin City Council has said it has no powers to remove redundant phone kiosks, some of which have been out of service for more than five years.Some 1(...)

An artist’s impression of the proposed Islamic Cultural Centre including a large mosque at Clongriffin in the north of Dublin city.

Plans for Ireland’s largest mosque at Clongriffin in north Dublin have been given the green light by An Bord Pleanála. The three-story mosque will be (...)