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Simon Harris  said that if it was the “sad reality that we have been exporting this issue, are we now accepting that women must import their own solutions”. File photograph: Cyril Byrne

Abortion is a reality for women living in Ireland and is an issue that is not going to go away, Minister for Health Simon Harris has said. “Ultimatel(...)

 Mary Lou McDonald: it is understood the party’s ardcomhairle will meet on Saturday to finalise the preparation for the special ardfheis to ratify Ms McDonald’s promotion. Photograph: Eric Luke

Sinn Féin will decide its procedures for electing its deputy leader this weekend, in the event Mary Lou McDonald is the sole candidate for leader. No(...)

Mary Lou McDonald: Sinn Féin’s deputy leader is the only person so far to have confirmed an interest in succeeding Gerry Adams. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Sinn Féin has fixed a date for its special ardfheis to replace Gerry Adams as leader, with Mary Lou McDonald expected to take over in early February. (...)

Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney: Nothing that commits the EU to a specific Brexit time period. Photograph: The Irish Times

The United Kingdom’s withdrawal from the EU could take four to five years, Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney has said. He told the Dáil on T(...)

Sinn Féin deputy leader Mary Lou McDonald said that despite assumptions she is the runaway favourite, “there is no done deal here . . . there is no ordination, coronation”. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Sinn Féin leadership frontrunner Mary Lou McDonald says if she is elected to succeed Gerry Adams she will examine how the party is run in light of a s(...)

The Taoiseach has said from now on Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan (above) will ensure Dáil questions to his department  are properly answered. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan has apologised in the Dáil for failings at the Department of Justice. He said he was bitterly disappointed at t(...)

Sinn Féin deputy leader Mary Lou McDonald in the Dáil on Thursday.

Tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald passionately defended her response to a campaign to discredit a Garda whistleblower as Sinn Féin deputy leader Mary Lou Mc(...)

Mary Lou McDonald is poised to be appointed Sinn Féin president after two of the main contenders confirmed they would not take part in a contest. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Mary Lou McDonald is poised to be appointed Sinn Féin president after two of the main contenders confirmed they would not take part in a contest. Fina(...)

Sinn Féin politicians attend the party’s ardfheis at the RDS in Dublin.  Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Sinn Féin has rejected a proposal to give party members a free vote on the future of the Eighth Amendment. The party agreed a united party position t(...)

‘Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael did not want Sinn Féin to enter Government.’: Mary Lou McDonald speaks on coalition government at party ardfheis

Sinn Féin passed a motion at its ardfheis on Friday evening agreeing to enter coalition as a junior party in Government. Despite a number of reservat(...)

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