The Ceann Comhairle and leaders of the different parties paid tributes to the victims of the Manchester terrorist attack. Video: Oireachtas
Leo Varadkar launches his manifesto for the Fine Gael leadership at the Smock Alley Theatre in Dublin. Irish Times political corespondent Fiach Kelly reports.
Simon Coveney on the campaign trail talks about the leadership race in a press conference Sunday (21st May).
US President Donald Trump said Washington’s relations with Bahrain were set to improve, after meeting with the king of the Gulf Arab state on Sunday during a visit to Saudi Arabia.
Speaking before taking part in the ‘Streets of Dublin’ 5km race in the city centre on Sunday (21 May) morning, Mr Varadkar clarified early comments made on his campaign. Video: Mary Minihan
Minister for Housing Simon Coveney TD spoke about unity at his Fine Gael leadership campaign rally in Cork. Video: Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision
In his bid to become leader of Fine Gael, Leo Varadkar has released a campaign video detailing his agenda if elected. Video: Campaign for Leo
Adviser to Hillary Clinton, Phillippe Reines, posted a video on Twitter on the 19th May, demonstrating how Hillary Clinton would counteract an hug attempt by Donald Trump in an upcoming debate. He wrote, 'Not easy to avoid the unwanted Trump hug, sometimes it even takes practice... A favorite moment from debate prep (9/24/16)'. Video: @PhilippeReines
Minister for Housing, Simon Coveney, has released a campaign video in his bid to become Fine Gael leader. Video: Simon Coveney
Labour Party motion proposing to delay the AIB stake sale that was passed by the Dáil in an apparent gaffe due to the distraction of the Fine Gael leadership contest. Sources close to the Government said they would ignore the motion.
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Surrounded by colleagues Minister for Housing Simon Coveney handed in his nomination papers for Fine Gael leader at the party's headquarters.
U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan tried to tamp down the furor on Wednesday (May 17) over reports that U.S. President Donald Trump asked former FBI Director James Comey to quash part of his Russia investigation.
With Enda Kenny stepping down as Fine Gael leader, the frontrunners to become the next leader of the party are Simon Coveney and Leo Varadkar. Fiach Kelly describes what sets them apart.
Enda Kenny has stood down as Fine Gael leader. The Irish Times Political Editor Pat Leahy takes a look back at his life in politics. Video: Enda O'Dowd
Taoiseach to address parliamentary party on his position
Fighting erupted among protesters on the streets of Washington, D.C. on Tuesday (May 16), as Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan met with U.S. President Donald Trump at the White house earlier in the day.
During a Joint Oireachtas Committee on Transport, Tourism and Sport on Wednesday (May 17th) Independent TD Danny Healy-Rae described eating a full meal as being as dangerous as a person who consumes alcohol and drives. Video: Oireachtas TV
Enda Kenny reflected on his role as Taoiseach and defended the achievements of the Governments he has led. He spoke at the launch of The Irish Times Nealon’s Guide. Video: David Cochrane
U.S. President Donald Trump opened talks on Tuesday (May 16) with Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan amid tensions over the U.S. decision to arm Kurdish fighters in Syria.
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