Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan said Britain’s  proposal for a two-year transition period for businesses after Brexit was too short.  Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins Dublin

Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan has said the best way to avoid a hard Border after Brexit would be for Northern Ireland to remain in the EU cust(...)

Under the judicial council system proposed for Ireland, every inquiry would be held in private, bar in exceptional circumstances. Photograph: iStockPhoto

The proposal to set up a judicial council comes following pressure from the Council of Europe, which has long called for an independent body with a co(...)

 Undated family handout file photo of Charlie Gard. Photograph: PA

The mother of the critically ill British baby Charlie Gard has called for permission to take him to the US for experimental treatment because “there’s(...)

Cabinet minister Tobias Ellwood (centre) helps emergency services attend to a police officer  after the officer was stabbed in a terrorist attack outside Westminster. Photograph: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

It was about 2.40pm and a division bell was ringing, calling MPs to vote on a pensions bill, when shots were heard in the grounds of the Palace of Wes(...)

Minister Dara Murphy: his was the fifth visit to Britain by Government Ministers in the last two weeks ahead of the referendum on June 23rd. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien / The Irish Times

Dozens of Irish citizens and local residents gathered in the Haringey Cultural Centre in North London last night, as the Government stepped up its eff(...)

 David Cameron makes a statement to the House of Commons over his personal finances after it emerged he had profited from an offshore fund.

David Cameron was at his crowd-pleasing best at the dispatch box yesterday, halfway between Houdini and Laurence Olivier in John Osborne’s The Enterta(...)

British  prime minister David Cameron   with Russian  president Vladimir Putin   in  2014: “We are not facing a cold war but we are definitely facing an entrenched position from both sides,” Dr Jonathan Eyal, international director at the Royal United Services Institute has said. Photograph: David Gray/Reuters

The revelations of the Litvinenko inquiry will be “potentially very damaging” for relationships between Britain and Russia and make any chance of “bu(...)

Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan: Border policing ‘corridor’ raises issues around jurisdiction and accountability. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

The British government has ruled out holding separate referendums on EU membership in Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales, saying voters will be dec(...)

David Cameron delivers defining  speech on EU renegotiation at Chatham House in London. Photograph: PA

Denis Staunton, London Editor British prime minister David Cameron has promised to campaign “with all my heart and soul” for Britain to remain in the(...)

David Cameron speaks during the Confederation of British Industry’s annual conference in London on Monday. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

David Cameron will insist that the drive for a change in the UK’s relationship with Brussels is not “mission impossible” as his reform agenda enter(...)

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