The sea wall under construction opposite Bull Island nature sanctuary on the Clontarf Road, Dublin. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

An independent expert commissioned by Dublin City Council to review the height of the controversial Clontarf sea wall has recommended its reduction. (...)

Bruce Springsteen with the the E Street Band at Madison Square Garden in New York on January 27th, 2016. Photograph: Nicole Fara Silver/The New York Times

Both of Bruce Springsteen’s summer concerts in Croke Park have sold out in under two hours on Thursday. Fans frantically scrambled to buy tickets Th(...)

Fine Gael candidate Stephanie Regan canvassing in Raheny, Dublin. Topics included  sugar content in children’s food and the Eighth Amendment. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Posters, flags and badges are strewn across a messy living room-cum-campaign headquarters as first-time general election candidate Stephanie Regan pre(...)

The planned expansion of the Dublin bikes scheme is on hold until further funding can be secured, according to Dublin City Council.

The planned expansion of the Dublin bikes scheme is on hold until further funding can be secured, according to Dublin City Council. The scheme, whic(...)

College Green is unquestionably Dublin’s great architectural set-piece and has been celebrated as such since the 1790s, when it featured in James Malt(...)

The cranes may be back on the Dublin skyline, but will it mean more residential units for sale? Photograph: Alan Betson

Last June, Minister for the Environment Alan Kelly sent what now seems like a subtle warning to Dublin City Council, telling it not to put any “unreas(...)

The number of people on the social housing waiting list has increased by almost 1,400 in just six months

More than 43,500 people are waiting to be housed by Dublin City Council, the highest number ever. The number of people on the social housing waiting(...)

Minister for the Environment Alan Kelly with Labour’s John Lyons. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

More than 1,000 homes are currently under construction in Dublin, three-quarters of which are apartments, according to new figures from Dublin City Co(...)

The Irish Catholic sign on a building in  Gardiner Street, Dublin. Photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times

A Dublin hostel’s application to replace a “mundane and ugly” Irish Catholic sign on the facade of the building with the word “Paddywagon” has been re(...)

Artists are urging Dublin City Council to provide affordable work and exhibition space to deal with a growing “crisis” in studio availability brought(...)