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Taoiseach Leo Varadkar  speaking to the media at the election count in Phibblestown Community Centre yesterday. Photograph: Tom Honan

The results of this earthquake general election will continue to unfold but it is already clear that the landscape on which our politics happens has b(...)

From left to right: Finian McGrath, Ruth Buchanon, John Halligan and Shane Ross on the campaign Trail in Ballinteer, Co Dublin.  Photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

There is usually a decent amount of time between the break-up of a boy band and the first reunion tour, the timing of which has a lot to do with a nee(...)

Waterford TD John Halligan photographed in 2016. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times.

Minister of State John Halligan has confirmed he is not running again for election and will retire from politics. The Waterford TD made the announce(...)

Shane Ross TD, Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport Shane Ross has said Minister of State John Halligan will not be running again for election. He also said th(...)

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar slowly shifted his language from the previous strict adherence to his line that polling day should fall in May to saying he would call an election when it was the right time for the country. Photograph: Getty Images

The 32nd Dáil will have lasted almost four years by the time of the general election, a much longer period than most believed when the last election t(...)

Shane Ross said he has been ‘fighting the battle of judicial appointments for three years’. File photograph: The Irish Times

Minister for Transport Shane Ross has said the idea of becoming Minister for Justice to oversee reforms to how judges are appointed, an issue champion(...)

Minister of State John Halligan: The clash happened at the weekly meeting of Independent Alliance, attended by Mr Halligan, Minister for Sport Shane Ross and Ministers of State Finian McGrath and Kevin ‘Boxer’ Moran. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A row has erupted in the Independent Alliance over Shane Ross’s allocation of sports capital grants, with one member of the group accusing the Ministe(...)

Galway West TD Noel Grealish has been criticised this week for singling out Nigerian-born residents, using misstated figures that exceed State calculations on the amount being remitted. File photograph: Alan Betson

The State’s proposed Electoral Commission should have powers to police intolerance and hate speech during election campaigns, the Irish Human Rights a(...)

Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe with Budget 2020 at Government Buildings. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Budget 2020 has broken the assumption built up over recent years of continuous, generous increases in funding for Government departments; of across-th(...)

 Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation Heather Humphreys (above) and Minister for Social Protection Regina Doherty are working jointly on the plan. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Businesses deemed to be “vulnerable but viable” in the wake of a no-deal Brexit will be targeted for supports in a new initiative set to be announced (...)

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