Dublin City Council has voted for a 250m ban – but the man behind the move wants to go further still.
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Global warming means that cruising the Northwest Passage is now a reality.
'When you're lying in that bed in Dún Laoghaire, it's easy to think it's all over but it's far from it'
Twelve years after he was left paralysed, Westmeath para-cycling Declan Slevin recounts the journey which has taken him to the Paralympic Games.
Police forces in Scotland and Canada have announced they are allowing female members to wear the hijab.
Nykea Aldridge, cousin of Dwyane Wade was shot dead in Chicago.
'A journey for perfection that I'll never reach the end of': Martin Tyler on the art of football commentary
The definitive football voice on technique, coaching in the Conference and tears after that Sergio Aguero goal.
Documents show a number of serious issues in relation to care at nursing homes across Ireland.
"The planes fly right over our houses now, it didn't used to be like this" - Living at the edge of Dublin Airport
Residents of St Margaret’s in Dublin have big concerns about a new runway at Dublin Airport.
Mallon had been at Rio’s Bangu prison where along with former OCI President Pat Hickey.
Gilead Sciences is the firm behind one of the world’s leading hepatitis C treatments.
Immigrants make up 96% of the 144,000 cabbies in the city.
"We covered the affairs, the lies, the secrets": After 21 years, this Irish soap is still going strong
We speak to some of the people who work on the show about what contributes to its success.
Plus, Harry Kane’s August slump strikes again, as Liverpool draw with Spurs.
Playwright Joanne Ryan said that there can be huge pressure for women to become a mother, adding that it can be ‘wound up in the identity’ of being a woman.
Kevin Mallon to be released on bail, a big win for Paul O’Donovan and a day of mourning in Italy.
The majority of the money is tied to Ireland’s sovereign-wealth fund.
With recent high profile domestic violence cases, Margaret Martin of Women’s Aid reflects on society’s tendency to judge, shame and distrust victims.
The 9mm pistol was found in a car yesterday evening.
Plus: What is the average rent now in Dublin?
One of the boys is identified as being British.
The two sides met at the KCOM Stadium with 100% records from their first two Premier League fixtures.
The man collapsed at a campsite last night.
The men were stranded for about 8 days.
The actors were Photoshopped to look like they had disabilities.
Police said it is believed a lorry collided with the pedestrian bridge.
Santa Clara County Judge Aaron Persky is facing efforts to remove him from the bench.
Michael Kelly continues his Grow It Yourself series with chilli peppers
Italy’s head of state earlier paid tribute to the “extraordinary effort” of more than 4,000 rescue professionals and volunteers who helped with the rescue effort.
Anne Marie James says that the former Olympic executive has already been denied a fair trial.
The revelation comes a day after reports emerged that domestic charges were filed against him 20 years ago.
The 22-year-old won his final by over four seconds in Rotterdam while the lightweight men’s pair finished fourth in their ‘A’ final.
The storm caused hundreds of people to flee their homes – one woman saying that water-levels were ‘up to my chest’.
And relive those days where Windows 95 was cutting edge.
We follow all the action from the day’s early kick-off as Jurgen Klopp’s side traveled to White Hart Lane.
Federal regulators are concerned that human contact is stressing out the dolphins.
It is not yet known on which sports the boxers had placed the bets.
A man has been charged with two counts of capital murder.