Richard Boyd Barrett holds a demonstration at the controversial co-living development on Eblana Avenue in Dún Laoghaire.  Photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times.

Solidarity deciding to contest the constituency of its former TD Paul Murphy, who left to form a new party last year, was a “hard call to make” People(...)

 Ireland and Leinster lock James Ryan in action for St Michael’s in the Senior Cup final against Blackrock in March 2013. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

They have become the leading rugby feeder school in the country, so much so that St Michael’s have become something of a modern-day phenomenon – the b(...)

Bríd Smith said the four TDs have significant concerns as to how the Ceann Comhairle interpreted the requirement for a money message. Photograph: Crispin Rodwell/The Irish Times

An action by four Opposition TDs arising from a process under which the Ceann Comhairle decided a Bill aimed at reducing greehouse gas emissions requi(...)

Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin and Taoiseach Leo Varadkar

There is an apocryphal quote that is often attributed to the late US president Lyndon Johnson about the vagaries of elections. After losing a particul(...)

Graham Dwyer: appeal over use of his mobile phone data in his trial. Photograph: Collins Courts

Women, including terminally ill Ruth Morrissey and former Rehab chief executive Angela Kerins, are at the centre of several important cases and judgme(...)

A protest in Dublin on Thursday against homelessness.  Photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

Several thousand people, many of them families living in emergency accommodation, marched through Dublin city centre on Thursday in a protest organise(...)

Paul Murphy and Brid Smith  are two of the TDs who got permission earlier this month to bring judicial review proceedings against the Ceann Comhairle . Photograph: Collins Courts

Four Opposition TDs want High Court permission to expand their legal action to argue that a process under which the Ceann Comhairle decides whether or(...)

The case is against the Ceann Comhairle and the Attorney General has been made a notice party.

The president of the High Court has said he may appoint a three-judge court to hear an action by four opposition TDs over the Ceann Comhairle’s refusa(...)

 Solidarity-People Before Profit  TD Bríd Smith: submitted a motion. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A High Court challenge over the Ceann Comhairle’s decision not to allow a vote on changing Dáil standing orders so as to stop the Government blocking (...)

Ceann Comhairle Seán Ó’Fearghaíl said he was not ‘prepared to be bullied’, before suspending the Dáil. Photograph: Maxwell

The Dáil was suspended amid rowdy scenes during a procedural argument on Tuesday afternoon. There was uproar after Ceann Comhairle Seán Ó Fearghaíl b(...)

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