Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams: accused Taoiseach Enda Kenny of “stupid arrogant abuse of his office”. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Sinn Féin wants the all-party talks on the North involving both the Irish and British governments to commence as quickly as possible and to have a ti(...)

In an interview with ‘The Irish Times’, Eamon Gilmore says the weeks in which there was uncertainty about the payment were the lowest of the year for him and for his Labour ministerial colleagues. Photograph: Getty

The Government would have fallen early this year if it had not secured a deal on the promissory note for the failed Anglo Irish Bank, Tánaiste Eamon G(...)