Richard Boyd Barrett TD says that if politicians’ wages were the same as those they represent, it would give them “a real incentive to make the decisions”. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

People Before Profit has said that if its party manifesto was implemented, all TDs would be paid the national industrial wage. At the launch of the m(...)

Catherine McKeon:  “Before the accident I wouldn’t have gone to a gym; I wouldn’t have done that much. But after it I took up rowing and Muay Thai and I started going to a gym. And I think that really helped my recovery.”

A jeep changed her life. Catherine McKeon’s motorbike came out the wrong end a crash in Thailand and she was left with a serious brain injury and “ha(...)

While politicians are busy trying to convince voters that they have the solution to the housing shortage, they seem to have forgotten our planning sys(...)

It is an unusual period house proposition, one that offers captivating sea views and scampi and chips served on the side. Number 1 Martello Terrace (...)

 8 Castlewood Place off Lower Rathmines Road, Dublin:  a good quality commercial building extending to 262.91sq m (2,830sq ft) but with no car-parking

QRE Real Estate Advisers is bringing two interesting investments to the market this week. The first, at 25 Rockhill in Blackrock village, is opposite (...)

Friendship week: From best mates to bromances, all week on irishtimes.com/life-and-style, we take a closer look at friendship. There’s a photo(...)

Liam Shanahan, 2015 Sailor of the Year, with his daughter Alice (left) and wife Ruth. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho.

Corinthian values and amateur sport were credited by Liam Shanahan as he won the overall Afloat Sailor of the Year accolade at the annual Irish Saili(...)

Address: 5 Ruby Hall, Rochestown Avenue, Dún Laoghaire, Co Dublin Agent: Sherry FitzGerald This four-bedroom detached bungalow is in a cul de sac o(...)

The house where May and Frances live with Auntie Nellie (Niamh Cusack) is a former Garda superintendent’s house on Harcourt Terrace

We knew it was coming, the whole audience was waiting, and it didn’t disappoint. The final scenes in the latest Star Wars movie, starring Skellig Mic(...)

Councillors will get a final vote on whether to include the ban on super-sized cruise ships when the development plan is adopted, expected to be in February. Photograph: The Irish Times

A move by Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown councillors to limit the size of cruise ships allowed to berth in Dún Laoghaire harbour – effectively banning “supers(...)