Teresa O’Flanagan taking part in a anti-water charge protest march at Jobstown, Co. Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke

Kids’ face-painting, live music and free soft drinks were among the attractions at an anti-water charges protest in Jobstown, west Dublin today.Organi(...)

Xanadu chief executive  Mark Brosnan greeting   Taoiseach Enda Kenny during his visit to the company. Photograph: Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision

Enda Kenny’s visit to the offices of Cork company Xanadu yesterday must have been a welcome relief from the outbreak of rancorous negativity that has (...)

Anti-water charges campaigners try to block Taoiseach Enda Kenny in Dublin city centre last Sunday. Photograph: Sam Boal/Photocall

The people of Ireland should pat themselves on the back this morning for putting manners on the Government like never before. They might also want to(...)

The offices of Xanadu where 120 jobs are to be created.

A software development company set up by three Irish entrepreneurs in2011, is to grow its staff by a further 120 over the coming year, it was announce(...)

The Cork Governance, Risk and Compliance Technology Centre launched by Enda Kenny will be the latest in a network of 15 such facilities in the State Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

An Taoiseach Enda Kenny will today launch a €5 million technology centre in Cork designed to create new business opportunities for Irish financial ser(...)

President Michael D Higgins: “I have a very good working relationship under article 28 of the Constitution.” Photograph: Joe Giddens/PA Wire

Ministers have refused to be drawn into any criticism of President Michael D Higgins over his comments about direct provision for asylum seekers wh(...)

Child sex abuse survivor Louise O’Keefe was I said it was a positive meeting with Enda Kenny overall, as he pledged tghatCabinet would make a decision before Christmas on whether the state is going to continue to fight claims by people abused while attending primary school.

Child sex abuse survivor, Louise O’Keeffe has welcomed a pledge from Taoiseach, Enda Kenny that the Cabinet will make a decision before Christmas on w(...)

Sinn Féin’s Gerry Adams at Leinster House on Tuesday. He called on the Taoiseach to explain “why the video that launches Ireland 2016 makes no mention of the Easter Rising or the signatories of the Proclamation”. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has rejected Sinn Féin claims of “cynical indifference” by Government to the sacrifice of the men and women of 1916 in its cente(...)

The success or otherwise of the new water strategy will be gauged by the volume of new registrations over the next month or so. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times 5:54

Minister for the Environment Alan Kelly spent almost half an hour outlining the Government’s revised plan for water charges in the Dáil this afternoon(...)

Traffic passes Dublin airport’s Terminal 2 building. Fianna Fáil leader Micheál  Martin has raised with Taoiseach Enda Kenny the cut in pensions to former Aer Lingus and Aer Rianta/Dublin Airport Authority  workers, and to former employees of the now closed SR Technics. File photograph: Aidan Crawley

Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin has challenged the Taoiseach to say what his reaction would be if his Oireachtas pension was cut by 50 per cent in s(...)