TDs and Senators vote by 14-6 in favour of removing the Eighth Amendment from the Constitution.
At an early morning press conference in Dublin Taoiseach Leo Varadkar oulines the achievements of the Irish Government in phase one of the Brexit negotiations. Video: Bryan O'Brien
Ms May said the deal would ensure “no hard border” in Ireland and added the deal was a “significant improvement” which had required give and take on both sides.
Democtartic Union Party leader Arlene Foster has said on 8th December, that there is more work do do on Irish border before final Brexit deal is agreed.
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said he is “surprised and disappointed” the British government was unable to conclude a deal he believed had been agreed on Irish Border after Brexit.
DUP leader Arlene Foster addresses the media on Brexit, saying that her party has made clear that "Northern Ireland must leave the European Union on the same terms as the rest of the United Kingdom." Video: Reuters
The EU “will not abandon Ireland” in the crucial upcoming Brexit negotiations, Tánaiste Simon Coveney has insisted in the Dáil. Video: Oireachtas
Speaking at a Northern Ireland Affairs committee in Westminster, DUP MP Ian Paisley, accused Dublin of acting “disgracefully” over the border and he urged the UK to “shake their cage” in EU talks. Video: Parliament TV
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has nominated Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney as the new Tánaiste today to replace Frances Fitzgerald. Video: Oireachtas
In a speech to supporters in St Charles Missouri on Wednesday Mr Trump name-checked Ireland as he vowed to bring back “trillions of dollars” in wealth back to the United States. Video: The White House
Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan has apologised in the Dáil for failings at the Department of Justice.
Speaking in the Dáil following the resignation of Frances Fitzgerald as Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, and Innovation, Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said he would take on her ministerial responsibilities temporarily as well as his own.
Leaders from Fianna Fáil and Sinn Féin comment on the resignation of Tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald. Video: Oireachtas TV
Pat Leahy and Fiach Kelly of the Irish Times political team discuss the fallout from Frances Fitzgerald's resignation and how much longer the wounded Government can last.
Harry McGee explains how an email to Tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald is threatening to collapse the Government.
Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe says Fianna Fáil are attempting to advance their own political agenda by lodging a motion of no confidence in Tanaiste Frances Fitzgerald.
Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney comments on the precarious situation Irish politics is in at a summit in Brussels.
A motion of no confidence in Tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald has been tabled by Sinn Féin. Video: Oireachtas TV
An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has said he is "happy to correct" the Dáil record if his comments on Frances Fitzgerald were deemed misleading.
Tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald faces questions from opposition parties after Garda whistleblower Maurice McCabe disputed her account of his treatment at the O’Higgins commission.
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