Political Correspondent Harry McGee compares the social media strategy of the new Canadian, French and Irish leaders. Video: Irish Times video
Speaking at Pride, Belfast, an Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has said that he believes it is 'a matter of time' before marriage equality is introduced in Northern Ireland. Video: Reuters
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has said he would not rule out raising some taxes in future budgets during an interview on the penultimate episode of TV3’s Tonight with Vincent Browne programme. Courtesy: TV3
Members of the Cabinet depart Government Buildings for Casteltown House, Co. Kildare, where they will hold a day-long meeting. Video: Mary Minihan
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has confirmed that people who paid their bills are to have the money returned by the end of the year. The repayments are expected to cost the state approximately €170 million.
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has thanked the Rubberbandtits for their advice in his second video message. The Limerick comedy duo had tweeted about his first video message "get an ould mic and don't record in a room full of echos". Video: @FineGael
During a debate on an amendment to the Mental Health Bill, Fianna Fáil TD Lisa Chambers delivered an emotional speech about a 21-year-old man who died by suicide in Galway last year. Video: Oireachtas TV
As the Dáil breaks for the summer recess Sarah Bardon looks at how it's performing in passing legislation and what changes, if any, are likely when the politicians return in September.
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar and Solidarity TD Paul Murphy came to blows in the Dail after Murphy asked for an investigation into the Jobstown trial. The Taoiseach responded saying Murphy should, 'apologise' to Joan Burton and her advisor.
In a rare showing of political consensus in the Oireachtas, representatives from four parties as well as Independents hold a joint press conference to support Waste Reduction Bill. Harry McGee reports. Video: Kathleen Harris
Jerry Buttimer was congratulated on the announcement of his engagement to his partner Conchobar Ó Laoghaire, by Leas–Cathaoirleach and Kerry Senator Paul Coghlan and all other 22 Senators during Order of Business. Video: Oireachtas TV
An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has rejected calls from Paul Murphy TD to open a public inquiry into how gardaí handled their investigation of a 2014 water charges protest in Jobstown, Dublin.
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar and Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau discuss how to increase female participation in politics during a meeting at Farmleigh House in the Phoenix Park.
Paul Murphy TD has claimed that there was a conspiracy in the Jobstown trial to 'stitch up' the Solidarity TD and his water protest colleagues.
Senator David Norris tears into vulture funds during a Seanad debate on the national housing co-op bill.
Negotiations to salvage powersharing in Northern Ireland continue as parties mount a last-ditch effort to strike a deal.
Minister for Education Richard Bruton told an Oireachtas committee that he plans to remove religion in admission to Catholic schools.
Minister for Transport Shane Ross has rejected claims he had a “vendetta” against the judiciary or the legal profession in promoting controversial legislation to change the system of selecting judges. Video: Oireachtas
U.S. President Donald Trump congratulated Taoiseach Leo Varadkar on Tuesday (June 27) for his 'great victory' in recent elections. "I just want to congratulate you. That was a great victory that you had," Trump said in a brief telephone call.
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has described a decision to separate an elderly couple who sought nursing home care together as 'devoid of humanity'. Video: Oireachtas TV
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