A 63-year-old man has been charged with murder following a fatal stabbing in Dublin on Sunday night.

Donal Colgan from Killarney Court, Killarney Street in Dublin appeared before Dublin District Court this afternoon.

He was remanded in custody until next Tuesday to appear again before Cloverhill District Court.

The court was told Mr Colgan made no reply when charged.

Judge Deirdre Gearty directed Mr Colgan receive any medical attention he requires and a request for legal aid was also granted.

David Sheridan, 45, died after was stabbed outside a takeaway on the North Strand Road on Sunday.