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Figures indicate that the number of incidents of anti-social behaviour on board the Dublin Bus fleet, or at its bus stops, has fallen by nearly a fifth in the first quarter of this year, compared with 2018. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Twenty six Dublin Bus staff have been assaulted in the first six months of 2019, down from 22 in the same period last year, according to figures relea(...)

Rough journey?: Irish Rail had 407 complaints of anti-social behaviour last year, 117 reported incidents of intimidation and 70 vandalism complaints. Photograph: Eric Luke

It was already dark as the 6pm Sligo-Dublin train stopped at Dromod Station in Leitrim. The train waited for 10 minutes, in accordance with the timeta(...)

The BusConnects scheme involves changes to bus routes into Dublin city, and a €2 billion investment in the network.

The lead designer of BusConnects has accused the National Rail and Bus Workers Union of “putting out alarming and misleading information” about propos(...)

Heuston Train Station in Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke

A ballot which was expected to see train drivers at Irish Rail back an all-out strike was postponed on Wednesday due to the adverse weather. The ball(...)

  Winning contract: The five routes in Waterford  have been run by Bus Éireann for decades. Photograph: Patrick Browne

Bus Éireann has emerged as the surprise winner for the first public tender for bus services outside of Dublin run by the National Transport Authority,(...)

 A deserted  Connolly Station with parked up trains  during the first of five 24-hour stoppages by Irish Rail workers on November 1st, 2017. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins Dublin

The head of Irish Rail has expressed concern that a prolonged dispute on the country’s railways is becoming a possibility which would damage its busin(...)

Ministers John Halligan, Shane Ross and Finian McGrath sought permission for a parliamentary visit to North Korea through the embassy. Photograph: RollingNews.ie

Members of the Independent Alliance have been invited to visit the North Korean embassy to discuss a possible trip to the country. Minister for Trans(...)

Empty tracks and train platforms at the Navan Parkway station as a result of strike action by Iarnród Éireann over pay. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times.

The pay dispute at Iarnród Éireann, which halted train services around the country on Wednesday, could drag on until Christmas and into the New Year, (...)

The NBRU said it was ’fully prepared to engage in an all-out strike’.  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Bus Éireann has proposed radical changes to staff earnings and work practices as well as redundancies and the closure of some routes and depots in a a(...)

Davos has become an annual jaunt for Taoiseach Enda Kenny. Photograph: Sergio Barrenchea/EPA

Theresa May called them “citizens of nowhere” and Donald Trump has signalled he is ready to rein in the globalisation close to the heart of those atte(...)

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