A three-month-old baby travelling in his mother’s arms as she drove to the shop died after an airbag deployed following a collision. Paddy Francis Ma(...)

The show was to take place from April 24th-29th, the anniversary dates of the Rising. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

plans for a visual spectacular, The Rising Son et Lumière 2016, intended to be staged nightly at the GPO in Dublin for a week next April, are set to b(...)

More than 400 staff, including direct employees of Clerys and those working for concession holders at the store, lost their jobs. Photograph: The Irish Times

A new plan for Dublin’s O’Connell Street, which will govern the future use and redevelopment of properties including the former Clerys department stor(...)

 Sinn Féin deputy leader  Mary Lou McDonald. Photograph: Leah Farrell /RollingNews.ie

Sinn Féin deputy leader Mary Lou McDonald has said she would personally contact the developer of the Longboat Quay complex if she had his number. She (...)

 Michael Ingle, one of the residents of Longboat Quay at Leinster House, following a meeting with Minister for Environment, Community and Local Government Alan Kelly. Photograph: Eric Luke 1:36

Residents of Longboat Quay, the Dublin apartment complex that needs more than €4 million of remedial fire-safety work, have threatened legal action ag(...)

 John Brennan, who said  Jurys Inn Group had “outperformed the market” by 2 or 3 per cent for the past few years. Photograph: Eric Luke

The Jurys Inn hotel brand is to be extended to a further eight properties in the UK owned by Lone Star’s Amaris Hospitality division, as part of a £10(...)

Light-touch regulation didn’t work in the banking sector and doesn’t work in the construction sector either. That much is clear from the latest disast(...)

Longboat Quay: residents currently face a €2 million share of the repair bill; they hope Dublin Docklands Development Authority and Nama will cover the full cost. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

Longboat Quay, where is that? In Dublin’s east end, on the south bank of the River Liffey. Longboat Quay is not itself one of the river’s quays; it’s(...)

The tendency of radio presenters to talk about television has always vaguely smacked of a turkey giving Christmas first preference on the ballot pa(...)

Longboat Quay apartment block in the Dublin docklands. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

No guarantees can be given that we won’t see a repetition of the Longboat Quay situation because the current building regulations – implemented by for(...)