Gardaí confirmed that no one was arrested at the rally but they were obliged to speak to about 12 organisers. Photograph: Barry Roche/The Irish Times

Introducing vaccine passports and allowing only people who have been vaccinated to interact socially will create a form of apartheid in Irish society (...)

The Irish speaking minority sometimes faces “surprising intolerance” towards its rights “from quarters usually more respectful of minority rights”, said  Ms Justice Una Ní Raifeartaigh in a written judgment. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/THE IRISH TIMES

The High Court has ruled the State has a constitutional duty to make “reasonable efforts” to assign a bilingual judge in a criminal trial as requested(...)

The Cork Housing Action Group  said the group were seeking to highlight the growing housing crisis both nationally and on Leeside.

Gardaí are to prepare a file after arresting three members of a housing action campaign after they refused a request to leave Cork City Hall. They had(...)

Cllr Diarmaid Ó Cadhla. File photograph: People’s Convention

A Cork councillor has been urged by a judge to get himself a solicitor to advise him on the law regarding having his case heard in Irish after the jud(...)

Cork Street Names Campaign members have been charged with criminal damage to certain Cork street signs by blacking them out.

A Cork councillor has been remanded along with two other men on charges of criminal damage arising out of a campaign to black out street names in Cork(...)

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth meets fish monger Pat O’Connell at the English Market in Cork in May 2011. The market is one of the places a campaign group is seeking to rename. Photograph: Reuters.

A member of a Co Cork group campaigning to change street names to reflect national history has said young Irish people need to stop mimicking American(...)

Cllr Diarmaid Ó Cadhla. File photograph: People’s Convention

An unsuccessful candidate in the 2011 general election was arrested on Thursday and brought to Cork Prison to serve a five-day term for failing to fil(...)

The Government needs to show the same urgency to the homelessness crisis that it showed to the foot and mouth crisis, a Cork campaign group has said. File photograph: Thinkstock

BThe Government needs to show the same urgency to the homelessness crisis that it showed to the foot and mouth crisis, a campaign group has said. Hou(...)

Independent candidate Diarmaid O’Flynn canvasses for the European elections in Patrick Street, Cork. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

Driving through Cork city I see just one poster for a People’s Candidate. It’s dirty yellow, battered and shredded by the weather. “The posters are a (...)

The Dáil chamber. The Peaple’s Candidates criticised the party whip system for failing to allow politicians represent their constituents.

Irish political parties are private clubs which are in breach of the constitution because they act to serve their own interests rather than the consti(...)