Brexit Day

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Taoiseach Leo  Varadkar  addressing 250 Fine Gael supporters at a rally in Ballincollig, Co Cork on Friday night. Photograph: Barry Roche/The Irish Times

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has strongly rejected a suggestion by Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin that he deliberately timed the general election to coin(...)

Brexit Party members of the European Parliament, Jack Pugh and David Bull, leave  parliament on Thursday. Photograph: Seán Gallup/Getty

The British newspapers have marked Brexit Day with a series of front pages which reflect their coverage of the EU over the last 40 years. Predictably,(...)

Confusion over trying to guess where Brexit is likely to dump us all serves to undermine the UK’s ability to attract talent. File photograph: Steve Parsons/PA Wire

A no-deal Brexit looks set to undermine the UK’s position as a world leader in international research and is already starting to cause damage accordin(...)

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar (left) with other EU leaders at the European Council summit in Brussels. Photograph: Ludovic Marin/AFP/Getty Images

Everything revolves around the leaders. The 28 heads of government who comprise the European Union’s highest decision-making body, the European Counci(...)

British prime minister Theresa May and European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker are pictured during a  news conference in Strasbourg on Monday. Photograph: Vincent Kessler/Reuters.

British prime minister Theresa May says she has secured “legally binding changes” to the Brexit withdrawal agreement and the Northern Ireland backstop(...)

Ireland’s finance minister Paschal Donohoe talks with Cypriot finance minister Harris Georgiades and president of the European Investment Bank Werner Hoyer. Photograph: John Thys/AFP/Getty Images

It’s not only the member states who are represented in the Brexit talks by the European Commission team led by Michel Barnier, but the EU institutions(...)