A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Just how is a Government going to be formed?
Mon, 10 Feb, 2020
The final #GE20 pitch from the party leaders.Three questions. Three straight answers.
Fri, 07 Feb, 2020
Sinn Féin's health spokesperson has revealed that she smoked cannabis while in college.
Thu, 23 Jan, 2020
Am I part of the Government’s greenwashing campaign?
Wed, 04 Dec, 2019
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has said Ireland must be wise to the possibility of British prime minister Boris Johnson calling a snap general election in the autumn.
Fri, 26 Jul, 2019
Juno McEnroe Political Correspondent
Wed, 24 Jul, 2019
Residents cheered last night as a controversial public transport plan that would have seen parts of some of their front gardens along one of Cork’s busiest roads sacrificed for bus and bike lanes was shot down.
Tue, 09 Jul, 2019
Sinn Féin leader Mary Lou McDonald has insisted her position is not under threat despite her party losing almost half its local council seats and potentially two of its three MEPs in this week's elections.
Wed, 29 May, 2019
Ms McHugh, a 28-year-old environmentalist from Achill Island in Mayo, is in real contention to squeeze out both sitting MEP Luke Ming Flanagan and Fine Gael's celebrity candidate Maria Walsh for a seat in Midlands North West.
Sat, 25 May, 2019
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has said he will miss Theresa May and warned a 'dangerous period' for Ireland lays ahead.
Fri, 24 May, 2019
A former Lord Mayor of Cork has hit out at 'cowards' who have twice damaged election posters at his house in recent weeks.
Thu, 23 May, 2019
Sinn Féin Leader Mary Lou McDonald has said that the government doesn't seem to realise the country is facing an emergency over housing.
Sun, 19 May, 2019
Outspoken Independents, a celebrity candidate, and a risk that the result could cause a snap general election mean the sprawling Midlands-North West is set for high drama, writes Political Correspondent
Wed, 08 May, 2019
Leo Varadkar must come up with a plan B to resolve the political impasse in the north, Sinn Féin has warned.
Tue, 30 Apr, 2019
A week ago this morning, Ireland woke up to shocking news.
Fri, 26 Apr, 2019
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has played down concerns about the highest hospital trolley numbers this year amid warnings patients are fearful of attending emergency units.
Tue, 09 Apr, 2019
The Taoiseach has said there are "one or two companies" that he would like to ban from ever getting a public service contract again.
Tue, 12 Feb, 2019
Journalist Gemma O’Doherty’s chances of becoming an official candidate in the presidential election race have dwindled dramatically after another council voted not to nominate anyone to contest next month’s vote.
Fri, 21 Sep, 2018
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar will ask Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin to potentially extend the confidence and supply deal by “a year or more” before the upcoming budget on October 7 in a bid to stave off snap election threats and the rise of Sinn Féin.
Mon, 18 Jun, 2018
Thu, 17 May, 2018
A motion of no confidence in HSE director general Tony O’Brien will be brought next week after a Sinn Féin attempt was blocked yesterday.
Wed, 09 May, 2018
The independent Referendum Commission has urged people to register to vote ahead of today’s deadline to have a say in the May 25 referendum.
Tue, 08 May, 2018
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar is facing an angry public backlash after saying he will not write a “blank cheque” or “pick up the bill” for elderly people who keep their heating on constantly during the sub-zero ‘Beast From The East’ storm.
Wed, 28 Feb, 2018
THE King is dead, long live the Queen, says
Sat, 10 Feb, 2018
The UK and Irish governments should publish their proposals to revive powersharing in Northern Ireland if no deal is done this week, the leader of the SDLP has said.
Mon, 11 Sep, 2017
The Justice Minister has suggested the search for a new Garda Commissioner may spread abroad.
Mon, 11 Sep, 2017
Waiting times for cases to be heard before the anti-terror courts almost halved last year, a report revealed.
Sun, 30 Jul, 2017
Sinn Féin says Taoiseach Leo Varadkar needs to act and remove Nóirín O'Sullivan as Garda Commissioner.
Wed, 19 Jul, 2017
Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan was accused of “filibustering” and “damaging confidence” in the organisation when quizzed over whether or not the Garda review into the Jobstown incident would examine allegations of gardaí giving inaccurate evidence in the criminal trial.
Fri, 14 Jul, 2017
A son of the late Martin McGuinness has called for an end to "displays of hate" at loyalist bonfires after a coffin bearing a picture of his father was placed on one in Belfast.
Tue, 11 Jul, 2017
Five units of the Cork City Fire Brigade were needed to tackle a large blaze at the old St Kevin’s unit at the former Our Lady’s Hospital site in Shanakiel.
Wed, 05 Jul, 2017
The talks have been adjourned, with discussions due to resume on Wednesday morning.
Tue, 27 Jun, 2017
The Government has declared it is demanding "special status" for Northern Ireland after Brexit.
Thu, 22 Jun, 2017
The death of Waterford man Thomas Power, who died of a heart attack in an ambulance on his way to Cork, has been described as a “national disgrace”.
Wed, 21 Jun, 2017
During a recent Dáil leaders' questions debate, Mr Kenny responded to Mr Adams' jibes about what he was leaving behind him by joking "will you come with me".
Tue, 13 Jun, 2017
Here are the top three films you don’t want to miss this week, writes
Sat, 06 May, 2017
A son of murdered Belfast solicitor Pat Finucane has been announced as a Sinn Féin election candidate.
Tue, 02 May, 2017
Comments made by one of Ireland's top music promoters calling for the regulation of ticket sales have been welcomed today.
Mon, 10 Apr, 2017
The funeral of former Northern Ireland deputy first minister Martin McGuinness will take place on Thursday.
Tue, 21 Mar, 2017
Lawyers acting for Garda whistleblower Maurice McCabe have written to the minister for justice demanding that Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan be removed from her post for the duration of the Disclosure Tribunal.
Thu, 09 Mar, 2017
The Government faces a motion of no confidence this week over the latest garda whistleblower crisis which is threatening to derail the minority government.
Mon, 13 Feb, 2017
Taoiseach Enda Kenny has been left isolated from the vast majority of his party, after several leadership contenders and backbench TDs refused to support his Sinn Féin coalition call.
Sat, 28 Jan, 2017
Senior Sinn Féin figures have refused to say if Martin McGuinness will run as a candidate in the now imminent Stormont election,.
Tue, 10 Jan, 2017