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The Mercosur deal agrees to the importation to the EU of 90,000 tonnes of beef, 180 tonnes of poultry meat and 25,000 tonnes of pig meat a year.

Ireland has the opportunity to ensure legally watertight conditions are included in the EU trade agreement with the Mercosur countries that they will (...)

Labour leader Brendan Howlin asked why the Government did not look at core pay. File photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

The Government has been accused of treating the Defence Forces differently over pay and conditions than other public sector workers because they canno(...)

Labour leader Brendan Howlin said efforts to tackle rent inflation are not working because the creation of Rent Pressure Zones had given landlords a signal to increase their prices by 4 per cent a year, which was pushing people out of properties. File photograph: Dara Mac Donaill/The Irish Times.

The maximum a landlord can increase rent by should be capped at 1 per cent for three years to bring housing inflation in line with EU monetary policy (...)

Minister for Finance  Paschal Donohoe speaks to media on the conclusion of the National Economic Dialogue at Dublin Castle. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe signalled this week that the public finances would act as a shock absorber for the economy in the event of a no-d(...)

Expressions of sympathy on the late former TD Jackie Healy Rae were heard in the Dáil on Wednesday, nearly five years after his death. File photograph: Eric Luke

Lunchtime on Wednesday in Leinster House. The corridors are quiet. Leo Varadkar is still in the chamber answering routine questions about his departm(...)

Green Party leader Eamon Ryan with local election candidates at the launch of the party’s successful campaign. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Warm congratulations for Paul McAuliffe, the new Fianna Fáil Lord Mayor of Dublin, came from ally and opponent, as is customary on such occasions. Du(...)

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar insisted  the dispute by 10,000 workers could be resolved without a strike on Thursday by going to the Labour Court. Photograph: PA Wire

There were tetchy exchanges in the Dáil as Taoiseach Leo Varadkar was accused by Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin of being “dismissive” of the situat(...)

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar is concerned by political developments in the UK. Photograph: Liam McBurney/PA Wire

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has warned it would be a “terrible political miscalculation” for anyone in London to think they will automatically get a better(...)

Concerns had been expressed recently after a series of stabbings in a single week last month

The number of serious stabbing attacks in the State has fallen significantly despite concerns about knife crime being on the increase, according to th(...)

 Labour Party Party leader Brendan Howlin: said meeting 	‘went well. File Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Labour leader Brendan Howlin and Green Party leader Eamon Ryan have met to discuss forging a new local level alliance following last weekend’s electio(...)

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