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The INMO said there were 483 patients awaiting admission to a hospital bed on trolleys  on Friday, down from nearly 600 on Thursday, and a record  677 on Wednesday

There were more than 2,400 patients on trolleys waiting for a hospital bed at some stage since the start of the new year, nurses have said. While th(...)

A statement from the Department of the Taoiseach said neither Leo Varadkar nor anyone else in the department knew about the incident at the time. Photograph: John Thys/AFP/Getty Images

The Garda watchdog is investigating a claim that an officer directed others in the force to caution a staff member from the Department of the Taoiseac(...)

Gerry Adams during a Christmas tree lights ceremony in Leinster house this week. Photograph: Collins

Sinn Féin president Gerry Adams has said his party will continue to make the case for special status for the North in the EU as he rejected unionist s(...)

Brexit secretary David Davis: “The presumption of the discussion was that everything we talked about applied to the whole United Kingdom,” he said. Photograph: PA Wire

Theresa May sought on Tuesday night to rescue a deal on Brexit by promising that any “regulatory alignment” with the European Union would apply to the(...)

Tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald has stepped down due to the growing controversy over the handling of the Maurice McCabe case. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald has resigned from Government in the “national interest”, hours ahead of a no-confidence motion in the Dáil threatened to b(...)

Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin has accused the Taoiseach of refusing to engage with him in recent days on Tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald’s position. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin has accused the Taoiseach of refusing to engage with him in recent days on Tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald’s position. (...)

Fine Gael officials have been told by the party to get their election plans ready with the preference for a new-year election. “It is either go now o(...)

Frances Fitzgerald was minister for justice until June 2017. File photograph: The Irish Times

Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney has moved to defend the Government and Tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald as a new controversy surrounding the Gar(...)

Simon Coveney: Minister told his EU colleagues that  he was confident Ireland’s participation would be approved. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Fine Gael Ministers will ask the Independent Alliance to support Ireland’s involvement in new European defence arrangements in the coming weeks, but t(...)

At the Fine Gael national conference in Co Cavan at the weekend the Taoiseach said that by international standards homelessness in Ireland is low.

The Chair of the Housing Agency says that the Taoiseach was correct in his comments at the weekend that the homeless crisis in Ireland is low by inter(...)

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