Air accident investigation unit  recommended Ryanair should review the guidance material provided to flight crews regarding the difficulty associated with assessing wing-tip clearance.  Photograph: Eric Luke

An air accident report into a crash between two Ryanair aircraft at Dublin airport has revealed difficulties with “winglets” – the upturned end point(...)

(...) research into anti-cancer treatments. Dr Offit will also deliver the annual O’Brien Science Lecture in UCD(...)

Some 316 social housing residences are to be either built or acquired from property developers by Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council under Part V of the Planning and Development Act. File photograph: Jason Alden/Bloomberg

Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council is to spend €61million on the provision of almost 700 council houses and flats between now and 2017. The council(...)

  Provisional figures from the Garda show 20,684 notices were given to drivers in the first seven months of 2014, with just 17,191 for the corresponding period this year. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The number of fines and penalty points issued by the Garda Síochána to motorists using hand-held mobile phones while driving has fallen by nearly a fi(...)

Bishop Francis Duffy has apologised for comments about the same-sex marriage referendum made by Nigerian priest Father Joseph Okere during Mass in St (...)

 The site of Carrickmines Castle,  off the M50 in south County Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

(...) physical access”. According to Tim Carey, heritage officer with Dún Laoghaire council, the plan is “an(...)

UTV Ireland and Newstalk FM’s Chris Donoghue is reported to have left the UTV Ireland Live current affairs show, citing pressure of work. Mr Donoghue(...)

 Newsreader Eileen Dunne delivered the news without the use of the autocue. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

RTÉ’s main evening news bulletin was delayed by about 10 minutes on Monday night as a technical issue hit the studio’s sound system. The glitch happe(...)

 Paschal Donohoe: introduced  fines in July ‘to discourage dangerous cycling’.  Photograph: Eric Luke

Penalties for cyclists who break red lights and commit a range of other offences are being handed out at a rate of about 100 a month since introduced (...)

A McDonald’s drive-thru is to be located near three schools in Greystones. Photograph: PA

Planning permission has been approved for a McDonals drive-thru restaurant, located opposite three schools at the Blacklion Centre in Greystones, Co W(...)