Eugene Murphy

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Teenager Aoife McCormack (14) has to have her finger pricked 10 times a day.

Paula McCormack has to wake her teenage daughter at least two times most nights to test her blood sugars levels. Aoife (14) has had type 1 diabetes (...)

 Harriet Bruce, with her mother Phil Lloyd Bruce,   prepares to hand in a letter to     Tánaiste  and Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald  on behalf of her husband    Kleber Medeiros who  she says was deported in error. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

A Co Galway woman is appealing to Tánaiste and Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald to ensure her husband, who was deported to Brazil in July, is (...)

Some of the larger boats on the Shannon cost upwards of €2,000 to hire weekly in high season. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

If the Wild Atlantic Way has revitalised parts of the northwest and the east coast hopes to emulate that success with Ireland’s Ancient East, what abo(...)

Carrick-on-Shannon, Co Leitrim during last year’s floods. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Thousands of people living close to the Shannon are frightened of further widescale flooding this winter, says Fianna Fáil. Launching a Bill designe(...)

Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government Simon Coveney: He has  publicly said the question of leadership will be discussed in the “not too distant future”, while some backbenchers explicitly said Enda Kenny must set out his intentions by year’s end. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

The hope is for an orderly transition later in the year; the fear is a messy heave or contest will divide the party and bring down the Government. E(...)

 Mick Wallace: in full voice after the Euros,  he brought a croaky calm to Dáil proceedings. Photograph: Eric Luke

As the business of running the country continues at a leisurely pace, Government sources revealed yesterday that the Taoiseach and a crack team of pub(...)

 Fianna Fáil TDs Fiona O’Loughlin, Niamh Smyth and Barry Cowen  following discussion on the arts at Leinster House, Dublin. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

The Government’s expanded Department of Arts, Heritage, Gaeltacht, Regional Development and Rural Affairs is a “Frankenstein” department which covers (...)

New Independent TD Catherine Connolly from Galway West will receive €53,500.

Newly elected Fianna Fáil TD for Roscommon-Galway Eugene Murphy is due to receive a gratuity payment of almost €60,000 after serving as a county counc(...)

Sinn Féin candidate Kathleen Funchion in the groove with partner Eddie Wall during Strictly Let’s Dance Callan, which was held at the same time as the count for the Carlow/Kilkenny election seats. Funchion went on to take a Dáil seat but not the dance title. Photograph: Pat Moore

Some of the crowd at the count in Carlow-Kilkenny thought Sinn Féin’s Kathleen Funchion was being a bit presumptuous when she sashayed into the Cillin(...)

Rotating taoisigh? Micheál Martin and Enda Kenny may have to share the spoils of  Election 2016 in a very fundamental way. File photograph: Aidan Crawley

An arrangement for a rotating taoiseach would have to be on the agenda for any talks about a Fine Gael-Fianna Fáil alliance to avoid another general e(...)

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