Dutch far-right Freedom Party leader Geert Wilders cuts a star from the European Union flag during a demonstration in front of the EU Parliament in Brussels on Tuesday. Photograph: Francois Lenoir/Reuters

Voting in the 2014 European elections begins today as citizens in the United Kingdom and the Netherlands go to the polls to elect their country’s repr(...)

 Minister of State at the Department of Finance Brian Hayes at Leinster house today where he announced his candidacy in the upcoming European elections. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

With the field for the European election in Dublin now clear, the key question to be settled in May is whether the Opposition can deal a blow the Gove(...)