Taoiseach Enda Kenny meeting French president Francois Hollande at the Elysée palace on Sunday afternoon before the rally. Photograph: EPA

Taoiseach Enda Kenny said reports that Ireland was being used as a hub by jihadis were being monitored carefully.Speaking at the Élysée Palace, where (...)

 Taoiseach Enda Kenny TD speaks to reporters  at Government Buildings this morning before a Cabinet meeting. Photograph; Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

There will be two special Cabinet meetings to discuss water charges before the new regime is announced tomorrow afternoon.The first meeting will take (...)

Minister of State for European Affairs Lucinda Creighton says she is not optimistic  legislation will be amended in a way that would make it acceptable to her.

Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Minister for Health James Reilly have spearheaded an unprecedented charm offensive over the past week in a concerted campaig(...)