Kirsty-Cyane McGill kept all the texts to eventually ‘do something about it’. Photograph: Dara MacDonaill/The Irish Times

A mother who feels she was sexually harassed by an estate agent says she was unable to ask him to stop for fear of becoming homeless. Kirsty-Cyane Mc(...)

The Solidarity strategy would entail councils developing their own 100% public, mixed-tenure housing on their own land. Photograph: Getty Images

More than 1,000 homes could be built on the last piece of council-owned, zoned “residential” land in Fingal, under a plan advanced by the Solidarity p(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny with US president Donald Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan in Washington DC on Thursday. Kenny was criticised for failing to raise concerns over some of the policies pursued by Trump. Photograph: Alex Wong/Getty Images

Opposition parties have strongly criticised Taoiseach Enda Kenny for inviting US president Donald Trump to Ireland and have vowed to hold protests opp(...)

Minister for Children and Youth Affairs Katherine Zappone: “I am deeply concerned that discrimination may be happening at US immigration in Irish airports.” Photograph: Eric Luke

The operation of US immigration pre-clearance at Irish airports must be “urgently reviewed”, Minister for Children Katherine Zappone has said. Her c(...)

Ruth Coppinger said  tens of thousands of people in America would protest against Donald Trump’s “racism, sexism, anti-woman and anti-worker policies”. Photograph: Alan Betson

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has been urged to boycott the traditional St Patrick’s Day ceremony at the White House in protest against Donald Trump’s policies(...)

Father Peter McVerry: welcomed the expansion of the Housing First programme which moves people straight from rough sleeping into housing

The test of the Government’s Action Plan on Housing and Homelessness will be “when we see roofs over people’s heads”, Focus Ireland said. The homel(...)

A senior Department of Finance official warned it would be “very difficult” to build enough social housing and stay within European fiscal rules.

Up to one in four families entering homelessness is fleeing domestic violence, an Oireachtas committee has heard. Fiona Ryan, chief executive of So(...)