Bertie Ahern

773 results

Harry Blaney was TD for Donegal North East until 2002 when he retired from Leinster House.

The funeral was taking place in Fanad in Co Donegal this afternoon of the former Independent Fianna Fáil TD Harry Blaney who died on Monday, ag(...)

Fianna Fáil resurgent

There will be sighs of relief and wonderment at the Fianna Fáil ardfheis this weekend as delegates consider the party’s impressive recovery, fo(...)

Former Fianna Fail leader Charles Haughey addresses a party Ard Fheis

The 73rd Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis begins tonight in the RDS in Dublin. The event has long been a highlight of the political year for a party that (...)

The planning tribunal says it has withdrawn any criticism of Mr Richardson, a former Fianna Fáil fundraiser, for allegedly failing to identify the origin of £39,000 used to open an account held in the name of Roevin Ireland Ltd. Photograph: Frank Miller

The planning tribunal has corrected an error in its final report relating to businessman Des Richardson and his financial link(...)

David Andrews and Jess Benson and their boys Noah (3) and Elijah (7 weeks) in Drumcondra. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Drumcondra, once Dublin 9’s B&B and bedsitland is now on the family radar thanks to its proximity to the city centre, its wide range of hou(...)

Seán Fleming: ‘No politician has anything to fear’ from a banking inquiry. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The long-promised Oireachtas inquiry into the banking collapse is unlikely to take place until late next year at the earliest because of a serious (...)

Margaret Thatcher’s funeral is already controversial in Britain, and it’s not due to take place until Wednesday. Photograph: PA Wire

At Charlie Haughey’s funeral there was a great deal of silence, and crash barriers stood at the side of the roads for the crowds that never cam(...)

Gerry Adams TD with Pearse Doherty TD and Mary Lou McDonald TD arriving at the Sinn Féin ardfheis in the TF Royal Hotel and Theatre, Castlebar, Co Mayo. Photograph: Keith Heneghan/Phocus

Analysis:  In 1926, Éamon de Valera found himself on the wrong side of a narrowly decided vote by Sinn Féin to continue its policy of abstenti(...)

British prime minister David Cameron said the Belfast Agreement ’represented a massive step forward from what has gone before, a clear manifestation that politics and democracy would triumph over violence’. Photograph: Philip Toscano/PA Wire

The Belfast Agreement did not provide a template for either establishing stable devolution or moving Northern Ireland forward, the First Minist(...)

 John Hume ponders the options during final deliberations on the Belfast Agreement

Even after a lapse of 15 years, the drama, tension and excitement of the days leading up to the Belfast Agreement remain vivid memories to all (...)

  • « First
  • Prev
  • 73
  • 74
  • 75
  • 76
  • 77
  • 78
  • Next
  • Last »