The unused Kishogue Train station, near Adamstown and Clonburris. The new suburb will at its closest point come within metres of Adamstown.  Photograph: Alan Betson

Plans for a new Dublin suburb of more than 8,000 homes catering for a population the size of Wexford town, will soon be published by South Dublin Coun(...)

Sanjeeb Barik with members of the Adamstown Cricket Club in Corkagh Park, Clondalkin, Dublin. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Ashleigh D’Arcy bought in the Paddocks development nine years ago, and has found living in Adamstown, Dublin, a largely positive experience, with one (...)

Given the gap between the sides in the North-South pylon proposal, the planning process was always going to be difficult

This week’s High Court ruling on the proposed €280 million high-capacity power line connecting the Republic’s and North’s electricity grids is another(...)

Architects image of the proposed 104 metre pedestrian and cycleway bridge across the Shannon between the Radisson Blu Hotel and the Luan Gallery in Athlone.

The Department of Heritage failed to attend a Bord Pleanála hearing on a proposal to build a bridge across the river Shannon in Athlone, about which i(...)

Leitrim County Council refused permission for the proposed new development. It said the proposed increase in retail space involved would breach local guidelines. Photograph: Rui Vieira/PA Wire

Lidl is appealing Leitrim County Council’s decision to refuse planning permission for new two-storey outlet on a greenfield site on the outskirts of C(...)

A protest in Meath against the power line connecting the North and the Republic .

Plans for a €280 million power line linking the Republic and the North face further legal and planning hurdles following a key victory in the High Cou(...)

Members of  North East Pylon Pressure Campaign  opposing the Eirgrid North-South Interconnector development at Kilmainhamwood, near Nobber, Co Meath, in 2008. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

The High Court is set to rule on Tuesday on a challenge to a €280 million high-capacity power line connecting the Republic and the North. Last month (...)

The Department of Health will move from Hawkins House in central Dublin to new offices in Baggot Street. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The Department of Health is set to move within months from Hawkins House in central Dublin to new offices in Baggot Street, despite the misgivings of (...)

Independent News & Media chairman Leslie Buckley: an external review was apparently delivered to the board of INM in the past two or three weeks. Photograph: Alan Betson

INM review clears Buckley in relation to Newstalk row According to a report in the Sunday Times, an external review of corporate governance issues at(...)

The Iveagh Markets site in the Liberties in  Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

A deal agreed 20 years ago for the redevelopment Dublin’s Edwardian Iveagh Markets must be scrapped if the future of the historic market is to be secu(...)