In a High Court decision, Mr Justice Eamon deValera ruled Vincent Thompson was entitled to succeed in his damages claim against Dublin Bus. Dublin Bus was successful in appealing this finding, however. File photograph: Aidan Crawley/The Irish Times

The Supreme Court has overturned a finding that Dublin Bus breached its statutory duty to provide safe equipment to a bus driver who was injured when (...)

Jimmy Guerin, brother of murdered journalist Veronica Guerin.   South Dublin County Council has agreed to respect the wishes of Veronica Guerin’s family and scrapped proposals to name the new Newlands Cross flyover in her honour. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Members of South Dublin County Council’s transport committee have agreed to respect the wishes of Veronica Guerin’s family over the proposed naming(...)

Crime reporter Veronica Guerin was shot dead at traffic lights on the old Naas Road in 1996. Photograph: PA

The family of murdered journalist Veronica Guerin has asked that South Dublin County Council withdraw its proposal to name the new N7 flyover after he(...)

Effects of pyrite on a house in Fingal. The presence of the mineral has been discovered in homes in the  Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown and South Dublin County Council areas. File photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Pyrite, a mineral which can cause severe structural damage to buildings, has been discovered in homes in Dún Laoghaire and south Dublin. Minister of S(...)

A spokeswoman for the Dublin Region Homeless Executive, which co-ordinates homeless services across the four local authorities in Dublin, confirmed it could not guarantee emergency accommodation to families. File photograph: Reuters 1:39

Serious difficulties are being encountered by families trying to access emergency accommodation in Dublin when they lose their homes. The chari(...)

“I’ve told the kids the heating is broken in the house and we’ll move back in soon. I’m trying to protect them, but normality is gone for them.” Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Louise, a 31-year-old Dublin mother, had to split her three children up this week after losing her private rented accommodation. She was unable to acc(...)

South Dublin County Council has approved a vote held by residents of the west Dublin suburb of Palmerstown/Palmerston to revert to its traditional name.  Photograph: Google Maps

Disaffected west Dublin locals blew a sigh of relief on Tuesday when they received formal notification that the suburb formerly known as Palmerstow(...)

Dalymount Park: long regarded as the spiritual home of domestic football in the Republic of Ireland.

The purchase of Dalymount Park by Dublin City Council could be confirmed as early as next week with Bohemians currently awaiting a decision from Zuri(...)

Organisers Katherine McKenna, Dermot Richardson and Joan Hunt at Tallaght Adventure World. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

When Dermot Richardson and his partner, Katherine McKenna, decided to serve Christmas dinner to the homeless in their community in Tallaght, Dublin, (...)

Former taoiseach Bertie Ahern TD at a special ceremony to mark the commencement of construction at Adamstown in west  Dublin. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Plans to kickstart the stalled construction of the west Dublin suburb of Adamstown have been approved by An Bord Pleanála. However, the board has blo(...)