Sinn Féin’s David Cullinane has taken 38% of the first-preference vote. File photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan

Fine Gael has failed to have a TD elected in Waterford in a general election for the first time after a surge of left-leaning transfers handed the fou(...)

 Cllr Eddie Mulligan canvassing for the general election in Waterford City. Photograph: Patrick Browne

Fianna Fáil has said it has spoken to a Waterford general election candidate over his “failure to make the party aware” of issues surrounding the liqu(...)

Cllr Eddie Mulligan canvassing in Waterford city. Mr Mulligan was a director and shareholder of Hype Hair Salon Ltd, which owed the Revenue €153,770.72 when it was placed in liquidation. Photograph: Patrick Browne

A Fianna Fáil general election candidate in Waterford, Cllr Eddie Mulligan, was disqualified by the High Court in 2017 from acting as a company direct(...)

  Winning contract: The five routes in Waterford  have been run by Bus Éireann for decades. Photograph: Patrick Browne

Bus Éireann has emerged as the surprise winner for the first public tender for bus services outside of Dublin run by the National Transport Authority,(...)

Former minister and long-time government adviser Dr Martin Mansergh will tonight begin an attempted return to the Dáil when he aims to become a Fianna Fáil candidate for the newly-united Tipperary constituency. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times.

Former minister and long-time government adviser Dr Martin Mansergh will tonight begin an attempted return to the Dáil when he aims to become a Fianna(...)