“I have observed a palpable air of dissatisfaction with the lack of vision and leadership of Fianna Fáil”

Fianna Fáil has suffered another blow with the resignation of one of its most senior politicians on Cork County Council, current mayor of County Cork (...)

JD Wetherspoon, which plans to open 30 bars across Ireland over the next five years, was founded in 1979. It operates more than 900 bars across Britain

British pub chain JD Wetherspoon is to create 120 new jobs with the opening of a new pub in Blanchardstown at the end of June. Recruitment group Alex(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny said it was not for him to discuss any individual company’s business. Photograph: INPHO/Ryan Byrne

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has defended his refusal to recall the Dáil last week to discuss the controversy surrounding the Irish Bank Resolution Corporati(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has defended his refusal to recall the Dáil last week to discuss the controversy surrounding the Irish Bank Resolution Corporatio(...)

Independent TD Catherine Murphy  outside the Department of Finance after meeting  Minister for Finance Michael Noonan  about the IBRC inquiry. Photograph: Aidan Crawley/The Irish Times

The commission of investigation into the Irish Bank Resolution Corporation (IBRC) is likely to assess the oversight of the Department of Finance on tr(...)

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan: said to have considered some of the Opposition suggestions to be reasonable. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan will agree to changes to the terms of reference for the commission of investigation into the Irish Bank Resolution(...)

Senator Averil Power claimed Fianna Fáil failed to launch a sufficiently strong canvass in support of the same-sex marriage referendum, and was critical of the party leadership before resigning last month. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times.

Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin is to reshuffle some Seanad portfolios in the wake of the resignation of Senator Averil Power from the party. Senato(...)

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan said he ‘inadvertently’ provided incorrect information during his response to a Parliamentary Question on May 6th, 2015.  Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

The amount written off following the sale of Siteserv by Irish Bank Resolution Corporation (IBRC) was €119 million, some €9 million more than previ(...)

 Fianna Fail leader, Micheal Martin said it raised “very serious questions and it represented the Minister misleading the Dáil in a very serious way.”

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan has been accused by Fianna Fáíl leader Micheál Martin of “misleading the Dáil in a comprehensive manner” after h(...)

Senator Averil Power announcing her resignation from the Fianna Fail party on the plinth outside Leinster House last week. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A Fianna Fáil Senator has praised former colleague Averil Power’s contribution to the party. He said, in a statement, he regretted Ms Power’s decision(...)