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The St Margaret’s Traveller housing scheme in Ballymun, Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Local authorities failing to spend their Traveller accommodation budgets could face financial sanctions, under proposals being examined by Government-(...)

Garda Commissioner Drew Harris has said he believes certain aspects of the Charleton report were drafted specifically for his attention. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times.

Garda Commissioner Drew Harris has said he believes certain aspects of the Charleton report were drafted specifically for his attention. Speaking to (...)

Noel Hanlon, former chairman of Aer Rianta. Mr Hanlon (78) died at the weekend in South Africa

Irish businessman Noel Hanlon died at the weekend in South Africa. He was 78 and had moved to the country some years ago. Mr Hanlon is probably best(...)

Cooking over an open fire. Photograph:  Courtesy of the National Folklore Collection

What is Irish food and drink? Is it your dad’s recipe for Irish stew – or does your aunt hold the only real recipe? Is it the Limerick staple of crube(...)

 Image from the funeral of John Reynolds in Donnybrook, Dublin. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

Music promoter John Reynolds was remembered at his funeral on Thursday as “innovative, energetic and ambitious”, as an immensely hard worker and as a (...)

The new runway will be located almost 1.7km to the north of the existing runway at Dublin airport

Politicians will shortly begin debating proposed noise regulations for Dublin Airport that are needed to allow its new runway to operate fully. State(...)

Festival and concert promoter John Reynolds  died at his home last Thursday. Photograph:  Collins

The family of festival and concert promoter John Reynolds has issued a statement thanking the media, music industry and public for the condolences, tr(...)

Minister for Housing Eoghan Murphy said as these families were not in traditional homeless accommodation but in ‘own-door’ temporary accommodation, they could not be categorised as homeless. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill/The Irish Times

More than 1,600 people removed from homelessness figures are still accessing homeless services and remain on the national homelessness database, local(...)

Turf-cutting in Derrygreenagh, Co Offaly. Photograph: Pat Sammon

For Finian O’Neill, it is the end of an era. His father worked on the Bord na Móna bogs in Offaly for 42 years. Now in his 50s, O’Neill fears for his (...)

Bord na Mona is shifting to more renewable forms of energy. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Up to 430 jobs could be lost at Bord na Móna as the company shifts focus to renewable energy and sustainable business. Minister for Communications R(...)

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