Grace O’Sullivan (right) with  Mícheál and Carmel Raghaill on their doorstep in Tramore: notice on the door tells  canvassers not to call if they aren’t “naturists”.

While many people welcome the opportunity to bellow at canvassers in the interest of democracy, not everyone is pleased to see them beetling up the ga(...)

Approximately 280 hectares of land at Clonburris, along the Dublin-Kildare railway line, has been designated a strategic development zone to tackle the capital’s housing crisis. Photograph:  David Davies/PA

Plans for a new south Dublin town of more than 8,400 homes, for a population exceeding 21,000, have been approved by An Bord Pleanála. Approximately(...)

Social housing: Local authorities have yet to build the homes, but they have been ordered to establish a ‘scheme of priority’ to determine in what order prospective buyers will be chosen. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Dubliners who had to leave the capital because of high rents, face discrimination under a new affordable housing scheme for low and middle income work(...)

 A proliferation of Local and European Election candidate posters on Parnell Road, alongside the Grand Canal, were pictured on Wednesday, the permitted time for putting  up posters.  Photograph: Alan Betson /The Irish Times

Dublin City Council is investigating a number of cases where politicians put up election posters on Tuesday, a day ahead of the permitted time. Cand(...)

Minister for Culture and Heritage Josepha Madigan said there was “no basis” for making the site subject to legal protection under the National Monuments Acts. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

An early medieval settlement with extensive burial grounds discovered on lands formerly owned by the late taoiseach Liam Cosgrave is “quite common” Mi(...)

Dublin District Heating Scheme will be linked to Covanta’s waste-to-energy plant in Ringsend. Construction is expected to begin by 2020. Photograph: Eric Luke

There are many thousands of heat sources in Irish cities and large towns wasting vast amounts of energy which could be harnessed to provide cheap, low(...)

The Red Cow Moran Hotel in Dublin had revenues of €12.4m in 2017, accounts show. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

The book value of the one of the country’s best known hotels, the Red Cow Moran Hotel on the outskirts of Dublin has risen by €22.3 million to €48.5 m(...)

The sale in Clonburris, being handled through agent Savills, is for 15.4 hectares (38 acres) at €11.5m which works out at €300,000 per acre

A second large residential site within the Clonburris strategic development zone (SDZ) in west Dublin is on the market and adjoins an even bigger sit(...)

St James’s Wood, Kilmainham. News of fire-safety defects first came to light in December 2018. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

St James’s Wood, Kilmainham, Dublin 8. Built in 2000: News of fire-safety defects at this complex first came to light in The Irish Times in December 2(...)

Morgan D’Arcy (17) in Crumlin children’s hospital.

Morgan D’Arcy (17) has been an inpatient at Crumlin children’s hospital for almost five years. Twice, since he was 12, he was deemed well enough to go(...)

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