TV3’s Colette Fitzpatrick, Sinn Féin’s Gerry Adams, Taoiseach and Fine Gael leader Enda Kenny, Tánaiste and Labour Party leader Joan Burton and Fianna Fáil’s Micheál Martin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Taoiseach and Taniaste backed each other up on the economy and security issues they diverged as expected on(...)

(...) increased uncertainty about the outlook for the world economy. A key concern has been the poor state of(...)

Future is on a prolific run of late. Last year, the Atlanta rapper released the DS2 and 56 Nights albums and co-authored the What A Time To Be A(...)

Enda Kenny, Joan Burton, Micheál Martin and Gerry Adams.

(...) to the party who wrecked the economy, or to parties who could risk it in the future. He said the(...)

Ex-Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm has  dropped his challenge against being sent back to Ireland and is to return home to fight charges against him. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Former Anglo Irish Bank chief executive David Drumm has thrown in the towel on his fight against extradition from the United States. The Dubliner ha(...)

President of Google Europe, Middle East and Africa, Matt Brittin: he told committe he is unaware of his own salary. Photograph: AFP photo/PRU

The head of Google’s European operation was accused of living “in a different world” as British MPs questioned him about the tech company’s controvers(...)

An Post suspended Gregory  Crowe - employed with the company since 1999 - after coming across a newspaper report on his conviction for sale and supply of drugs.  File photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

An Post sacked a Dublin postman after finding out through a newspaper report that he had been convicted for cocaine dealing. In September 2011, recov(...)

Dutch far-right Party for Freedom (PVV) leader Geert Wilders: said that if a bullet came “from the left”,  he would know where it came from. Photograph: Alessandro Garofalo/Reuters

(...) migrant crisis and a still-faltering economy. The war of words continued on Thursday night as Mr Wilders(...)

In its pre-election wishlist, the Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland is calling for a Government policy on architecture. File photograph: Getty Images

A new minister and department of the “built environment” should be set up as part of the next government, according to the Royal Institute of the Arch(...)

 Micheal Martin at the launch of the Fianna Fail general election manifestoPhotograph: Lensmen/PA Wire

Fianna Fáil has stepped back from plans to introduce income-contingent loans to help meet the cost of third level education. Speaking on Thursday, a (...)