Orchard Lawns, Cherry Orchard, where builders were being targeted while constructing a social housing project. Photograph: Crispin Rodwell

Staff in Dublin City Council have been moved out of positions and areas of the city because of intimidation or threats from criminals, councillors hav(...)

 President Michael D Higgins and Helen Litton great-grandniece of Tom Clarke during a ceremony where the East Link bridge was renamed to Tom Clarke Bridge in Ringsend, Dublin. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Tom Clarke, first signatory of the 1916 Proclamation, stands in Irish history alongside O’Donovan Rossa, John Devoy, and Robert Emmet, President Micha(...)

Guard of honour by the 1st Battalion, Galway,  at Glasnevin cemetery on Sunday. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The Lord Mayor of Dublin Sinn Féin Cllr Críona Ní Dhálaigh was absent from Sunday’s ceremony at Glasnevin cemetery where a “Remembrance Wall” naming a(...)

 Conor McGregor celebrates after a first-round knockout victory over Jose Aldo in their featherweight title fight during UFC 194 on December 12th. Photograph:  Steve Marcus/Getty Images

New UFC featherweight world title holder Conor McGregor is to be given a civic reception by the Lord Mayor of Dublin. The reception honours McGregor’(...)

Dublin City Council chief executive Owen Keegan: said council had ‘no direct role’ in relation to Longboat Quay apartment complex. Photograph: Alan Betson

Dublin City Council will not be able to rehouse the residents of the Longboat Quay apartment complex if it is evacuated, council chief executive Owen (...)

The Longboat Quay apartments in Dublin need more than €4 million worth of fire-safety repairs. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Residents of Longboat Quay, the Dublin docklands apartment complex that needs more than €4 million of remedial fire-safety work, will meet Lord Mayor (...)

A spokesman for the Minister said he had  committed to funding the refurbishment of “as many voids as Dublin City Council can refurbish”. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Dublin city’s homeless services budget will be secured to the end of the year, Minister for the Environment Alan Kelly has pledged. A spokesman for t(...)