“It’s time for Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael to stop the pettiness and come together to form a Government,” said Labour’s Alan Kelly. Photograph: Chris Radburn/PA Wire

As thoughts turn towards the creation of a possible grand coalition between former Civil War enemies, Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil, a number party member(...)

The initiative could lead to 10 per cent of the routes operated by Dublin Bus and Bus Éireann being put out to private tender as early as next year.

Minister for Transport Leo Varadkar will brief the Cabinet this morning on his plans for an overhaul of public bus services, an initiative with potent(...)