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A veto worth keeping

Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe wasted no time in rejecting the European Commission’s blueprint to end national vetoes on major tax issues and re(...)

Television broadcasters on Abingdon Green in Westminster, London, as a motion of no confidence in the British government was debated in the parliament nearby.  Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA

Irish Insurers and brokers are getting ready to issue so-called ‘green cards’ to motorists planning to travel to the UK, including to Northern Ireland(...)

Jeremy Corbyn, leader of the Labour Party, speaks following Theresa May’s win in a confidence vote. Photograph: Jessica Taylor/Handout via Reuters

Theresa May’s belated engagement with opposition parties over Brexit ran into difficulties within minutes of its launch last night when Jeremy Corbyn (...)

Tánaiste Simon Coveney: We don’t know what the British parliament will support. We need to focus on EU unity.

Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney has said the onus is now on the British government to propose a viable alternative to the with(...)

Dublin sources expect Theresa  May to survive Wednesday’s confidence vote. Photograph:  Reuters TV

The scale of Theresa May’s defeat in the House of Commons last night surprised Dublin, and was a deeply unwelcome development for the Government, whic(...)

Ghaythaa Abdualdahab  in Mosney Provision Centre in Co Louth: “What I want now is for my children to learn the language and integrate into Irish society.” Photograph: James Forde

Ghaythaa Abdualdahab first began feeling physically unwell when she heard her daughter’s husband had been killed. Even before his death she was desper(...)

“Border Roads – 1990-1994”. Photograph: Tony O’Shea

The Border between the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland has been the issue that has bedevilled the Brexit negotiations, one that has overshado(...)

Prime minister Theresa May told MPs that history would judge them harshly if they failed to deliver on the result of the 2016 referendum.  Photograph:  PA Wire

A no-deal Brexit would make a united Ireland and the break-up of the United Kingdom more likely, Theresa May has told MPs ahead of Tuesday’s vote on t(...)

Tánaiste Simon Coveney: “Now is not the time to focus on plan B.” File photograph: Donall Farmer

Tánaiste Simon Coveney has said this week is going to be a really significant one for Brexit and that Ireland must “hold its nerve.” He told RTÉ’s To(...)

Dr Gautam Gulati: ‘There is growing international recognition of the need for specialist care provision for those in prison which should be equivalent to that in the community’.

In 2006, the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) was adopted, promoting autonomy, choice, independence, equali(...)

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