Mr Madden

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Bishop Kevin Doran of Elphin (left): said schools merger decision was made after  discussions and consultations over a number of years, which started before his appointment as bishop  in 2014. Photograph: Alan Betson

The Catholic Bishop of Elphin Kevin Doran has been criticised by a campaigner over how the proposed amalgamation of two Athlone schools has been hand(...)

The scene at Sandyford Luas depot last week during  strike. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / THE IRISH TIMES

Luas drivers will lose a full day’s pay if they engage in planned four-hour work stoppages in the coming weeks, the operator of the light rail system (...)

Commuters make their way into Dublin city centre along otherwise  empty  Luas lines near Harcourt Street during a strike late last month. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Luas operator Transdev has told staff there will be one last chance to resolve the current dispute at the light rail system before “serious consequenc(...)

A Luas on Benburb Street in Dublin. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

A planned strike by Luas drivers on Thursday as well as other stoppages scheduled for several days next month are now expected to go ahead after talk(...)

People walking the Luas line near Milltown, Dublin last week during the Luas strike. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times

Luas staff have called two one-day strikes next month, including St Patrick’s Day when thousands of people coming into Dublin city centre for the para(...)

Noel Hill on the night of his assault on St Stephen’s Day, 2008

A Connemara builder has been sentenced to seven years in prison with the final three years suspended for an assault on traditional Irish musician Noel(...)