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Minister for Education Joe McHugh among the expected speakers. Photograph: Alan Betson

Senior Dáil politicians, including a Government Minister, are to address a “civic nationalism” conference in Belfast on Saturday week (January 26th) t(...)

The Motor Insurers’ Bureau is expected to hand out 400,000 green cards to Irish motorists. Photograph: Paul Faith/AFP/Getty Images

Tánaiste Simon Coveney has confirmed that Irish motorists crossing into the North and Britain will have to have a “green card” to prove they are insur(...)

Tánaiste Simon Coveney has rejected allegations that the Government was ‘asleep at the wheel’ over the spiralling costs of the new children’s hospital. File photograph: Clodagh Kilcoyne/Reuters

The Tánaiste has rejected allegations that the Government was “asleep at the wheel” over the spiralling costs of the new children’s hospital. Speakin(...)

Fianna Fáil deputy leader Dara Calleary:   accused the Government of delaying  publishing plans to prepare for Brexit. File Photograph:  Tom Honan.

The Government has come under renewed pressure in the Dáil about publishing its plans and has been accused of failing to prepare the public to deal wi(...)

Fianna Fáil TD John McGuinness has said the extension of the confidence and supply agreement has put his party in a ‘straitjacket’. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

The extension of the confidence and supply agreement which underpins the Fine Gael-led minority government puts Fianna Fáil in a “straitjacket”, one o(...)

Four cancer patients died prematurely while others are terminally ill a review of more than 46,000 tests at the Tralee hospital found. File photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Litigation has started in three cases following the delay in cancer diagnosis for 11 patients at University Hospital Kerry, Tánaiste Simon Coveney has(...)

Micheál Martin: Most TDs believe the Fianna Fáil leader wants to extend the confidence and supply deal with Fine Gael, possibly by another year. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

On Tuesday, similar to most Dáil sitting days over the past few weeks, negotiating teams from Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael made their way to a room in Ag(...)

Fianna Fáil deputy leader Dara Calleary called for a specific helpline to be established to allow people  come forward confidentially

Police forces outside the State have been contacted about alleged child sexual abusers who had been involved with Scouting Ireland, the Dáil has been (...)

The question in Leinster House will soon turn to what Varadkar does with the political capital the Brexit deal gives him: push Fianna Fáil to extend the confidence and supply deal or call an election in the new year?

As the top of the Government strove on Wednesday to project an impression of calm and control, a giddiness fizzed below decks in Leinster House. Tao(...)

Simon Coveney said it was “political correctness gone mad” to “pretend that rostering is not an issue and that we shouldn’t be preparing for it and have an honest conversation about it”.  Photograph: Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP/Getty Images

There were heated exchanges in the Dáil as the Tánaiste insisted the Taoiseach was attempting to have “an honest conversation” around hospital rosteri(...)

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