Clare Daly TD, who said to Enda Kenny: “How dare you attempt to have the arrogance to interpret the Constitution when it is only something our courts can do?”. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Independent TD Clare Daly’s Bill allowing for abortion in cases of fatal foetal abnormality was defeated by 104 votes to 20, with Sinn Féin’s abstenti(...)

Luke Ming Flanagan: Said garda Nick Keogh was taking a grave risk by going public. Photograph: David Sleator

Independent TD Luke Ming Flanagan has named a new Garda whistleblower who contacted the interim confidential recipient about “grave allegations” of Ga(...)

 Mick Wallace: he introduced an amendment to put more emphasis on community service rather than recovery orders  Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Independent TD Mick Wallace has told the Dáil that if he could not pay a fine he would rather go to prison th(...)

Prof Crown said St Vincent’s gave inaccurate information to the Department of Health. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/Irish Times

Independent senator Prof John Crown has accused St Vincent’s private hospital of giving inaccurate information to the Department of Health on the bill(...)