The scene in Dublin  where a homeless man was injured during a tent clearing operation along the banks of the Grand Canal. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Housing and homelessness have been catapulted to the centre of the general election debate after a political storm erupted over a homeless man being i(...)

Gardaí attend the scene of  an incident in which a homeless man was injured,    along the Grand Canal in Dublin’s city centre. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has been accused of politicising a serious incident in which a homeless man was injured, after the Taoiseach called on the Fian(...)

Gardaí were at the scene at the Grand Canal in Dublin’s city centre on Wednesday. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

A homeless man is in serious condition in hospital following an incident with an industrial vehicle near the Grand canal in Dublin on Tuesday afternoo(...)

Fianna Fáil TD Dara Calleary said the legislation needed the backing of a senior Government Minister.

Legislation to provide improved public services through Irish has been described as “like the emperor’s new clothes”. Fianna Fáil deputy leader Dara (...)

 Minister for Culture Josepha Madigan: the Arts Council must seek her consent to dispose of or acquire property and “the council has not applied for such consent”. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Concerns have been raised that the Arts Council did not follow Government financial guidelines when it made a business case for moving to a new premis(...)

In 2018, more than 600 tonnes of bonfire material was removed from Dublin ahead of Halloween. Photograph: James Forde

TDs have called for the Garda overtime ban to be lifted for Halloween amid growing concerns about the stockpiling of dangerous bonfire materials. Sin(...)

Leo Varadkar with Boris Johnson at Thornton Manor Hotel in Cheshire. Photograph: PA Wire

Leo’s green and pleasant performance in Cheshire should boost flagging spirits in Fine Gael, where the mood is not as chipper as some would like it to(...)

Orchard Lawns in Cherry Orchard, Dublin, where builders were targeted by antisocial behaviour while constructing a social housing project. Photograph: Crispin Rodwell

Gangland criminals who extorted over €550,000 from construction companies in west Dublin had their accounts frozen by the Criminal Assets Bureau (...)

Zoe Flynn (24) was ‘quick-witted, sharp and a very strikingly beautiful lady’ who also carried ‘great sadness’, her funeral in Ballyfermot, Dublin heard on Friday.

Zoe Flynn (24) was “quick-witted, sharp and a very strikingly beautiful lady” who also carried “great sadness”, her funeral in Ballyfermot, Dublin hea(...)

Gerry Adams: he has rejected suggestions he has sent a signal to Belfast that Mary Lou McDonald needs time, free of the demands for an immediate Border poll, to rebuild in the Republic

There are some lessons to be drawn from the Irish electoral experience of the past decade. The first is that there is a growing wedge of voters with (...)

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