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Maireád McGuinness: a rare example of a journalist making a successful career change into politics. File photograph Nick Bradshaw for The Irish Times

Fine Gael MEP Mairead McGuinness, who has been appointed as European commissioner in charge of financial services and financial stability, is a rare e(...)

Phil Hogan at Leinster House in 2011 for coalition talks between Fine Gael and Labour. ‘He was one of the few Irish politicians who have translated their undoubted abilities on the local and national stage to success on the European milieu.’ Photograph: Aidan Crawley

‘Although the recent local election results provided the party with little to shout about,” stated a Young Fine Gael newsletter in 1986, “in Phil Hoga(...)

“The complaints and investigation system has not yet come into force. So in regard to recently appointed Supreme Court judge Séamus Woulfe, we are left with the traditional system.” File photograph: Nick Bradshaw

A good deal of the law regarding the discipline of higher court judges is a long way out of date. In fact it goes back, to the Act of Settlement 1701,(...)

A sign on a motorway bridge in Dublin calls for the resignations of the people who attended the Oireachtas Golf Society event during the pandemic. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

I’ve spent most of the last two months in a small village in County Clare. All around, there are leaflets offering help to anyone who needs it: to sho(...)

The Connacht GAA Centre of Excellence in Bekan, Claremorris, Co Mayo. Photograph: Inpho

Back in July five Slovenian workers arrived in Mayo, isolated at a house in Kiltimagh before commencing work just over the road on a site outside Knoc(...)

Then taoiseach Enda Kenny at the Béal na Bláth commemoration in 2012. Photograph: Provision

The annual Michael Collins Commemoration at Béal na Bláth in Co Cork has fallen victim to the Covid-19 pandemic with the organisers deciding to cancel(...)

Large clusters of parliamentarians are disaffected, for a variety of reasons, with Taoiseach Micheál Martin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

If you Google “shaky start” and “Irish politics”, the inevitable dates crop up: 1997; 2011; 2017; and 2020. What unites them is this: new governments (...)

The Government has included Greenland on a list of countries from which incoming travellers are not required to self-quarantine for two weeks. Photograph: Lucas Jackson/Reuters

Given that Covid-19 is likely to remain with us for a long time, and that shutting off the island entirely from the rest of the world for an extended (...)

Emma de Souza is vice-chairwoman of Votingrights.ie, which wants a complete modernisation of the Irish voting system

Citizenship campaigner Emma de Souza has been appointed vice-chairwoman of votingrights.ie, an international organisation campaigning for voting right(...)

Apple chief executive Tim Cook: The European General Court delivered its ruling on appeals by the company and Ireland to a European Commission decision that it had to pay €13 billion in back taxes. Photograph: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

Europe’s second-highest court ruled on Wednesday that the Republic did not give Apple illegal state aid, overturning a European Commission decision fo(...)

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