A man was found dead at Adair Lane on Thursday morning at about 2am

Two men who were rough sleeping died on the State’s streets on Wednesday night, one in Dublin and one in Drogheda, Co Louth. A man in his 20s, who w(...)

People on bridge despite road closed to Wooden bridge in Dollymount, ahead of Hurricane Ophelia hitting Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Hurricane Ophelia has caused widespread disruption on the country’s roads, with fallen trees making many impassable. A Roadwatch has released a list (...)

Intel wildflower meadow  a year after it was sowed with factory in the background

The relationship between industrial production and the environment has very rarely been a happy one. So it comes as an agreeable surprise to find tha(...)

Kerrie Byrne (3) Mary Ellen Byrne (8) and their aunt Barbara Doyle (20) died  in a house fire at Church Lane, Kilcock, Co Kildare on September 20th, 1987.

A man arrested in connection with a house fire that killed two children and their aunt in Co Kildare 30 years ago has been released from custody. Ke(...)

 Kerrie Byrne (3) Mary Ellen Byrne (8) and their aunt Barbara Doyle (20) died at the children’s home in Church Lane, Kilcock, Co Kildare on September 20th, 1987

Gardaí have arrested a man over a triple homicide house fire 30 years ago in which two children and their aunt died. The suspect has never come to th(...)

Elizabeth Byrne with her daughters Mary Ellen (8) and Kerrie (3).  Photograph: An Garda Síoch‡na/PA Wire

A man in his 50s has been arrested in connection with a house fire that killed two small children and their aunt 30 years ago. Kerrie Byrne (3) Mary (...)

Elizabeth Byrne with her daughters Mary Ellen  (8) and  Kerrie Ann (3).

Gardaí have opened a murder inquiry into a house fire that killed two small children and their aunt 30 years ago. The announcement was made on the an(...)

Gerard Dillon, ‘A Wet Day, Ireland’, oil on board, 38cm x 52cm, €20,000-€30,000

Unlike Dublin property, Irish art bought during the peak of the economic boom has not yet – and may not for a long time – see prices return to 2006/20(...)

Mother of two Danielle Carroll, from Tallaght, Dublin, took  her own life   in a Kildare hotel earlier this week

For seven-year-old DJ, sitting holding the reins of his mother’s horse-drawn funeral carriage might leave him with a better boyhood memory than the aw(...)

Peter Kinsella from Westlink Recovery Services in Dublin. He said recovery companies were now receiving about €50 per tonne of scrap metal compared with €150 four or five years ago. Photograph: Alan Betson

Just a single litter fine was handed out in relation to more than 600 cases of cars left abandoned in Dublin city over the last three years, newly-rev(...)