Public Services Card: Pascal Donohoe and Regina Doherty had preliminary copies of the damning Data Protection Commission report a year ago.

Last week’s sharp statement from the Data Protection Commission showed the Public Services Card (PSC) project was indeed the data-gathering fiasco tha(...)

To exchange a licence drivers must complete an application form and present it along with a €55 fee and their UK licence at any of the 36 NDLS centres.  Photograph: Getty Images

Up to 40,000 motorists in Ireland who are still driving with a UK licence are being warned they have just weeks to exchange it or face being put off t(...)

The Skoda Yeti has a NCT pass rate of 81.3 per cent. Photograph: National Motor Museum/Heritage Images/Getty

The Skoda Yeti family car had the highest pass rate of any vehicle submitted for a National Car Test (NCT) last year. An analysis of the results of N(...)

Just 13 per cent of drivers in Co Kerry recorded for speeding handed in their licence for record. File photograph: Alan Betson

Two thirds of motorists convicted of speeding offences did not present their licences in court and may not have received penalty points, according to (...)

 Ryanair logo is pictured on the the jacket of a cabin crew member. File Photograph: Francois Lenoir/Reuters

Ryanair finally plays fair over paid fare A reader based in Belgium is furious with Ryanair after a flight he was due to take with his family last ye(...)

“I’ve just bought flights for a foreign holiday for the family – we’ll need to do a lot of trips by bike to cancel those carbon emissions out.” Photograph: Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images

A common refrain right now is that ‘the government’ or ‘the politicians’ are not doing enough to respond to climate change. It’s easy to point the bla(...)

A man in his 50s has been killed in a road traffic accident in on Clonmeen Cross Road near Rhode Village in Co Offaly. Photograph: Bryan O’Brian

A man in his 50s has been killed in a road traffic crash in Co Offaly. The pedestrian was hit by a car at approximately 10.50am on Clonmeen Cross Roa(...)

About 125,000 driving tests were conducted by the RSA in 2018, with a pass rate of about 53 per cent. Photograph: iStock

Claims of unfair instructions, foul-smelling testers and a failure to conduct driving tests in Irish were among the complaints received by the State l(...)

Irish writer Mike McCormack’s 2016 novel, Solar Bones,  was the most commonly borrowed adult book in Irish libraries last year. File photograph: PA

Published over two decades ago, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone topped the list of the most borrowed library books in Ireland last year. The(...)

Independent TD Tommy  Broughan said 83,000 licences of banned drivers in the past eight years had not been surrendered. File photograph: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire

Gardaí will search for disqualified drivers in specific areas of the country where there may be “acute instances” of banned motorists using invalid li(...)

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