Excerpt from the ballot paper in the forthcoming Seanad byelection.

The ballot paper for the election to fill a vacancy on the Seanad’s Cultural and Educational Panel lists John McNulty as a board member of the Irish M(...)

Anthony Cunningham is about to be put in charged for another two years with the option of a third.

Anthony Cunningham is set to become Galway’s longest serving manager since Cyril Farrell guided them to All-Ireland glory in the 1980s after being han(...)

Claudia Bradley, sister of the late Josephine Bradley who was killed in the Talbot Street bombing, attends the Justice for the Forgotten wreath-laying ceremony to mark the 40th Anniversary of the Dublin and Monaghan bombings. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times.

The Government is seeking access to documents surrounding the Dublin and Monaghan bombings, Taoiseach Enda Kenny said today at a ceremony to mark t(...)

The politics of pylons

It could be regarded as a cute political move, a u-turn or a fudge. Whatever the eventual verdict, the outcome is likely to affect confidence in Gover(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said he would like to see the proposed North-South electricity connector included in the review of EirGrid’s plans to erect a(...)

Brian Walsh TD: has indicated he will break with Fine Gael over abortion

The first Fine Gael Deputy to indicate publicly he will not support the Government’s proposed abortion legislation has said he(...)