UCD and Trinity College students, pictured outside Dublin City Council ’s offices in Wood Quay, during a protest in response to DCC chief executive, Owen Keegan’s comments about student accommodation. Photograph: Damien Eagers for The Irish Times

Dublin City Council chief executive Owen Keegan has said he will not resign over comments he made in relation to student accommodation, which he admit(...)

Proinsias Ó Rathaille, grandson of The O’Rahilly, outside the  vandalised house of The O’Rahilly on Herbert Park, Ballsbridge. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Dublin City Council has advised An Bord Pleanála to grant permission for the demolition of “The O’Rahilly” house in Ballsbridge and its replacement wi(...)

A view of the Iveagh Markets building, in Francis Street, Dublin. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Dublin City Council plans to repossess the Iveagh Markets from Temple Bar hotelier Martin Keane, despite this meaning it would face a €13 million bill(...)

Dublin City chief executive Owen Keegan: ‘I recommend that the elected members apply the national basic rate, ie do not apply a reduction, thereby providing an estimated €12m in additional funds.’

Dublin City Council chief executive Owen Keegan has urged councillors not to cut the rate of Local Property Tax (LPT) paid by the city’s homeowners ne(...)