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‘The numbers of Palestinian civilians killed - and a quarter of them children - flies in the face of humanity. It is just not acceptable,’ Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney said. Photograph: Julian Behal

Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney has expressed his disappointment that the United Nations Security Council could not agree a clear joint sta(...)

Fianna Fáil councillor Deirdre Conroy will seek the party’s nomination for the Dublin Bay South byelection

Fianna Fáil councillor Deirdre Conroy will seek the party’s nomination for the Dublin Bay South byelection after the seat was vacated by former minist(...)

Taoiseach Micheál Martin expressed the hope that the pary would enjoy a ‘strong and effective campaign’.

Fianna Fáil TD Jim O’Callaghan has been appointed director of elections for the byelection in his own constituency, Dublin Bay South. The party will (...)

Eoghan Murphy: Given that the byelection  was triggered by the resignation of a former housing minister, it could also somewhat fittingly act as a reminder to the Coalition parties of the importance of solving the housing crisis. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Musing on the forthcoming byelection in Dublin Bay South after the decision of Fine Gael’s Eoghan Murphy to quit, Taoiseach Micheál Martin said on Tue(...)

Alicia O’Sullivan felt ‘nobody was sure’ how to handle the complaint. Photograph: Andy Gibson

'There seems to be a targeting of young women to try and sell whatever they’re trying to sell': after her identity was stolen by the porn industry,(...)

Rally outside Leinster House in Dublin  seeking the repeal of the 2004 citizenship referendum. File photograph: Eric Luke

Omar Neffati grew up in the hilltop village of Sutri, 50km from Rome, attending a school where he was no different from his classmates. “I always fel(...)

The Seanad was told that Dublin Zoo is struggling to survive ‘and we could be making use of local outdoor controlled attractions’. File photograph: The Irish Times

The Government has been urged to grant a “vaccine bonus” by easing restrictions for those who have been inoculated fully against Covid-19. A call has(...)

Minister for  Equality Roderic O’Gorman: ‘I view the Bill as a priority so it will languish no more.’ File photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Minister for Equality Roderic O’Gorman has promised to advance a Bill that will require companies to publish pay differences between male and female e(...)

Labour Senator Ivana Bacik said her Adoption (Information and Tracing) Bill would provide adopted persons with the right to access their birth certificate. File photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The irish Times.

New adoption legislation to reverse a State policy that is “overly skewed towards privacy rights” has been introduced in the Seanad. Labour Senator I(...)

 Labour Senator Ivana Bacik and Labour leader Alan Kelly: the party has resubmitted its amendment which would see mandatory quarantining apply to all travellers into the State with the exception of essential workers.  Photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

The Government wants providers of mandatory quarantining for international passengers under strict new Covid-19 laws to offer a “one-stop shop” of ser(...)

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