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More than 11,000 houses were built in 2018. Photograph: Colin Keegan, Collins Dublin

Just over 18,000 homes were built last year, according to the Central Statistics Office (CSO), almost 30 per cent less than the minimum number the Gov(...)

The remains of Eric Fowler are carried from the Church of St Philip the Apostle, Mountview, Clonsilla, Dublin. Photograph: The Irish Times

A parish priest has spoken out against the “presence of evil” brought into communities by violent murders. Fr Mathew Binoy made the comments at the (...)

The largest pot of cash from the funding of almost €42 million will be spent in Dublin city to make three key sites viable. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

Funding of almost €42 million has been allocated provide infrastructure, including sewage systems, bridges and roads, so that affordable housing can b(...)

Charlene Donovan (23)  arrives at the Dublin Circuit Criminal Court where she was jailed for five years. She pleaded guilty to possessing a shotgun with intent to endanger life and to recklessly discharging a firearm in December 2017. Photograph:  Collins Courts.

A father and daughter have been jailed for five years for firing the same gun during a family altercation in which a six-month-old baby boy was shot i(...)

Driver John Carroll gets ready to  leave  Dublin for  Germany.  Photograph:  Nick Bradshaw for The Irish Times

It’s a Saturday afternoon in Mulhuddart, west Dublin and lorry driver John Carroll is packing up for his two-day, six-country journey to Germany. Eve(...)

Tomasz Zdejszy pictured leaving the Four Courts on Tuesday after a High Court action for damages. Photograph: Collins Courts

A factory operative who suffered a severe ankle injury when he fell to the ground as he tried to free a trapped bin has been awarded €224,000 damages(...)

Scaffolding at Tyrrelstown Educate Together School in Dublin which has  been closed amid concerns over “significant structural issues”.  Photograph: Cate McCurry/PA

Inspectors have found structural issues in two further schools constructed by Western Building Systems (WBS), the developer at the centre of controver(...)

 Taoiseach Leo Varadkar  with Vivienne Bourke, principal of St Luke’s National School, and Tim Stapleton, principal of Tyrrelstown Educate Together, during a visit to the two schools which were closed this week over structrual concerns. Photograph:  Colin Keegan, Collins Dublin.

The developer at the centre of controversy over school building standards has published “certificates of completion” it received from the Department o(...)

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar with Vivienne Bourke, principal of St. Luke’s National School and Tim Stapleton, principal of Tyrrelstown Educate Together during a visit. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins Dublin.

The Minister for Education Joe McHugh is unable to say how many other schools may have to close due to structural concerns. The Department of Educati(...)

The Land Development Agency will have compulsory purchase powers and will identify and release land banks for the construction of 150,000 homes over 20 years. Photograph:  Gareth Chaney/Collins

The Government’s new €1.25 billion Land Development Agency may demand more than 40 per cent social and affordable housing on private land that has lai(...)

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