Marcella Corcoran Kennedy: she said Mr Varadkar told her he wished he could retain her, but there were not enough jobs and he needed to make room for his supporters

The insistence of the Government spokesman that all Taoiseach Leo Varadkar’s ministerial appointments were based on merit was “very offensive”, one of(...)

Schoolchildren from Ballinteer Educate Together during a protest at Leinster House, Dublin, over delays in providing a new school building. Photo: Gareth Chaney/Collins.

Parents and children of a south Dublin primary school protested outside Leinster House on Tuesday to highlight delays in building a new school which h(...)

Green Party leader Eamon Ryan and deputy leader Catherine Martin. Photograph: Alan Betson

The Green Party will table a Dáil motion this week which it claims will prevent the Midlands becoming “Ireland’s Rust Belt”. The party’s motion, whic(...)

 Our Lady’s Grove  in Goatstown: 5.4 acres of fields have been put up for sale with a reported asking price of €10 million.

Parents at a south Dublin secondary school are appealing to its religious founders not to sell fields adjacent to the schools, for housing development(...)

The Green Party’s Catherine Martin talks about the effort to rebuild the party after its calamitous experience in power. Photograph: Alan Betson

The arrangement between Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil seems to be getting shakier by the week as continued disagreements over water charges and how to dea(...)

Green Party deputy leader Catherine Martin with Tara Delamere at her son Patrick (3) who has born  at 23 weeks. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Tara Delamere’s son Patrick was born at 23 weeks and one day, right on the cusp of viability. By the time he came home from hospital, she had just eig(...)

Green leader Eamon Ryan’s speech to the party’s annual conference addressed the issue of climate change. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

If you study ornithological journals closely, you will know that in 2011 there was a new addition to the list of endangered species. But against the (...)

Sadhbh Kurawaska and her two-year-old son Oisín. She says her conversations with parents suggest Dublin is the most oversubscribed area. Photograph Nick Bradshaw

On the way to their first pregnancy scan, the parents stop by the local school. Places are scarce, and they’re here to put the name of their future ch(...)

Mr Ó hEaghra addresses the Joint Committee on Education and Skills. He called on the chair to ensure that the translation service would be made available in the future. Photograph: Screengrab/Oireachtas.ie

Oireachtas committee rooms should be equipped with translation facilities for the Irish language, Green Party deputy leader Catherine Martin has said.(...)

Two dozen members of the Green Party staged a silent protest outside the US embassy in Dublin. Photograph: Ronan McGreevy

Taoiseach Enda Kenny risks embarrassing himself if he visits US president Donald Trump on St Patrick’s Day, Green Party leader Eamon Ryan has stated. (...)

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