Minister of State for Agriculture Pippa Hackett:  ‘It is Donegal this week. It could be another county or area in another few weeks.’ Photograph:  Julien Behal Photography

Local lockdowns could be introduced to tackle high rates of Covid-19 in parts of the country, a Cabinet member has said, amid ongoing concern about in(...)

There is confusion among Garda management about how the new fine system will be enforced. Photograph: Leah Farrell/RollingNews.ie

Gardaí now have the power to fine people travelling into the Republic from Northern Ireland in breach of Covid-19 travel rules. People travelling to (...)

Minister for the Marine Charlie McConalogue said the quota loss for other member states was “considerably less” than that faced by Ireland. File photograph: Alan Betson

EU member states have not “adequately respected” the principle of burdensharing in the loss of fish quotas post-Brexit and Ireland has been disproport(...)

The Cabinet has approved plans to give the judiciary a pay increase in line with other rises in the public sector despite concerns raised by the Green Party. Photograph: iStock

The Cabinet has approved plans to give the judiciary a pay increase in line with other rises in the public sector despite concerns raised by the Green(...)

Rise TD  Paul Murphy. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times.

A motion seeking to impeach Supreme Court judge Séamus Woulfe is to be moved in the Dáil this week by Rise TD Paul Murphy with the support of Solidari(...)

Minister for Justice Helen McEntee. File photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

The Government is facing mounting pressure from the Opposition to facilitate a question and answer session with Minister for Justice Helen McEntee on (...)

Under the current arrangement in Leinster House, a maximum of 45 of the 160 TDs can cast their ballot. Photograph: Alan Betson

The sitting of the Dáil has moved from Leinster House to the Convention Centre to allow for a debate on a Sinn Féin motion of no confidence in Tánaist(...)

Ceann Comhairle Sean Ó Fearghaíl spoke as the Dáil resumed at 8pm, after it adjourned some hours earlier in the afternoon. File photograph: Oireachtas TV

Ceann Comhairle Sean Ó Fearghaíl has defended his action in adjourning the Dáil “in the emergency situation that was described to me” when he was info(...)

Mattie McGrath TD outside Leinster House on Kildare Street. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

More people will be allowed in the Dáil bar than the Dáil chamber under new Government guidelines it was claimed, amid growing opposition to parliamen(...)

Sandy Bay Caravan Park, Castlegregory, Kerry, closed to visitors due to Government measures to prevent the spread of Coronavirus. Photograph: Domnick Walsh

Some holiday homeowners in Kerry last weekend found gardaí at their door, inquiring where they were from and offering gentle encouragement to go back (...)

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