Colm Tóibín is one of three Irish authors nominated for  the International Impac Dublin Literary Award. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Three Irish authors have been nominated for the International Impac Dublin Literary Award. The longlist, published today, consists of 152 titles propo(...)

The reduction in the speed limit from 50km/h to 30km/h in Dublin city centre  has failed to reduce traffic speeds

The reduction in the speed limit from 50km/h to 30km/h in Dublin city centre almost eight years ago has failed to reduce traffic speeds, Dublin City C(...)

A plan to reduce traffic lanes and remove parking spaces from the Liffey quays, and to create a new pedestrian and cycling boulevard, will be presente(...)

Montevetro building on Barrow Street, Dublin’s tallest commercial building.  The docklands strategic development zone will give council planners the power to make decisions that could not be appealed to An Bord Pleanála, including the power to grant permission for structures 50 per cent higher than Dublin’s current tallest building. Photograph: Treasury Holdings

A fast-track planning scheme which would allow buildings up to 22 storeys high in Dublin’s docklands has been approved by Dublin City Council. The doc(...)

A Dublin City Council sign on North Strand. Photograph: David Sleator.

Dublin is losing the battle against dog waste with almost 40 per cent of dog owners admitting to not cleaning up after their pets and one in 10 havi(...)

 It is hazardous to transport newborns in need of urgent medical care from one hospital to another. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

A year ago today, the Government announced that the new national children’s hospital would be built at St James’s Hospital in Dublin.The news was gree(...)

Workers deliver water treatment chemicals to the Ballymore Eustace Water Treatment Plant in Co. Wicklow last week. Photograph: Collins

Dublin City Council has been at pains to stress this week that there is no problem with the quality of the water processed by the Ballymore Eustace tr(...)

Water flowing in the Liffey water treatment plant at Ballymore Eustace. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

The question of compensation for restaurant businesses affected by water restrictions in Dublin “will not arise”, city engineer Michael Phillips has s(...)

 Minister for the Environment Phil Hogan at a press conference after he visited the Ballymore Eustace water-treatment plant  in Co Kildare yesterday. Photograph: Eric Luke

Minister for the Environment Phil Hogan has said he expects the Dublin water crisis to be over by Thursday. Speaking after a visit yesterday to the Ba(...)

Brian O’Driscoll: joins list including John F Kennedy, Bill Clinton, Mother Teresa, Nelson Mandela, the four members of U2, Kevin Heffernan, Aung San Suu Kyi. Louis Le Brocquy and Thomas Kinsella. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Rugby player Brian O’Driscoll and social justice campaigner Fr Peter McVerry are to be awarded the Freedom of the City of Dublin. Lord Mayor Oisín Qui(...)

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