Tánaiste Joan Burton: said the State’s industrial relations machinery was at the disposal of the parties in the nurses’ dispute. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Tánaiste Joan Burton refused to be drawn in any detail on the performance of Cabinet colleague and fellow Dublin West TD Minister for Health (...)

Darren McCormack and Jennifer Kane in their new pop-up shop in Arnotts. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

Jennifer Kane and Darren McCormack may have broken every retail rule in the book: the couple behind Scrumdiddly’s ice-cream shops had never made ice c(...)

Alison Leavey told the court she had been working in Dunnes Stores, Portmarnock, Co Dublin and had gone to get a box of doughnuts in the bakery walk-in fridge. File photograph: Google Street View

A 27-year-old hospitality worker, who needed to use a scribe to complete her college exams after crushing her right wrist in a fridge door, has been (...)

Cork woman Grainne Foley, whose baby had growth restrictions in the womb, and stroke survivor Paul Lambe, at a conference on clinical trials at the Gibson Hotel, Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The dizziness set in as Paul Lambe was speeding through the Port Tunnel a year ago. He slowed to a crawl but managed to get out of the tunnel. Steppin(...)

The president of the High Court found Luke O’Reilly’s knowledge as to the council’s possible liability in his case arose no later than October 20th, 2010. The time limit started to run from this date and so his case against the council was statute-barred, he said. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A man who lost a leg in a traffic incident which he claimed may have been partly caused by muck and grit on a bad road cannot join the local council a(...)

A 49-year-old Welsh woman who broke her left ankle and tibia after she missed a step at Dublin Airport has lost a €60,000 damages claim in the Circuit(...)

“You can also take these,” said Vinny,  reaching for Socket’s envelope. “Go home to your Ma and tell them you’re going to the match.” Photo credit: Brian Lawless/PA Wire.

When Vinny Fitzpatrick appeared in the canteen at Clontarf bus garage on Monday morning, his fellow workers stood to their feet and applauded loudly. (...)

Eugene Maher, a father of two, was knocked off his bike while cycling in the Clontarf area on June 30th, 2015. Photograph via Twitter

The Dublin man sustained fatal head injuries after he was knocked off his bicycle in a suspected hit and run, an inquest heard. Eugene Maher (62) fro(...)

Brian Pimley (61), of Dublin Road, Tyrrellspass, Co Westmeath died after a foot-long needle he routinely used as part of his work pierced through his brain to the back of his head, Dublin Coroner’s Court heard. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

A man with 40 years’ experience re-upholstering furniture died after a tool described as a “giant sewing needle” pierced his brain through his eye. Br(...)

Mr Murphy’s  home remained sealed off on Monday as Garda technical experts continued with a forensic examination which is expected to last a number of days. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

An 18-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a stabbing in North Dublin at the weekend in which a 25-year-old was seriously injured. The st(...)