Apollo House and Hawkins House in Dublin. The planned demolition of Apollo House involves the planned demolition and redevelopment of the adjacent Hawkins House. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The planned demolition of Apollo House in Dublin has been put on hold. This follows objectors to the demolition and redevelopment of the 1960s office(...)

The new Kilkenny bridge and access road  under construction, with St Canice’s Cathedral in the background.  Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

Everyone attending this year’s Kilkenny Arts Festival should know they are visiting a wounded place, such are the deep feelings of hurt locally over t(...)

Pylons in Kildare. The €500 million EirGrid project involves installing 200km of high-voltage cables across Cork, Limerick, Tipperary, Waterford, Wexford, Kilkenny, Carlow, Laois, Wicklow and Kildare. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

State tourism body Fáilte Ireland is concerned at the impact on Ireland’s landscape of plans to install 750 large pylons across 10 counties. In(...)