Taoiseach Enda Kenny is expected to name election day on Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016. File photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has declined to say at what time he will call the general election on Wednesday. Mr Kenny is expected to make the announcement i(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny said a commission of investigation could run parallel with a Garda investigation.

Taoiseach Enda Kenny confirmed in the Dáil on Tuesday the Cabinet had agreed a commission of investigation into the abuse controversy in the southeast(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny said €13.6 billion was being allocated for health services this year.  Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said reform will have to accompany any further funding of the health services. He said €13.6 billion was being allocated t(...)

 A patient on a trolley in a corridor in the  Accident and Emergency Department of St James’s Hospital. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said reform will have to accompany any further funding of the health services. He said €13.6 billion was being allocated th(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny was critical of Sinn Féin policies. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has insisted there will be no change in the rules governing the allocation of medical cards. He said the Government had been v(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has insisted there will be no change in the rules governing the allocation of medical cards.

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has insisted there will be no change in the rules governing the allocation of medical cards. He said the Government had been ve(...)

Taoiseach, Enda Kenny: said the number of patients on trolleys at 8am yesterday was 290, a reduction of 33 per cent on the same day last year.

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said he hopes nurses will vote in favour of the package which led to the deferral of their threatened strike. “I am glad t(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny called on nurses to back away from industrial action by accepting the package which averted strike action. Photograph: The Irish Times

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said he hopes nurses will vote in favour of the package which led to the deferral of their threatened strike. “I am glad th(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny said while the outcome of the vote by the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation was expected, industrial action by emergency department nurses would not sort out the challenges being faced. File photograph: Woohae Cho/Bloomberg

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said he is disappointed at the decision by emergency department nurses to strike from next month. “Strike will not assist a s(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny said today Fine Gael remains committed to implementing universal health care in Ireland. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has insisted the Government remains committed to implementing universal health care. He told the Dáil on Wednesday it was taking (...)