Sinn Féin leader Mary Lou McDonald: “Dublin cannot blink . . . I will tell the Taoiseach that he must stand firm in the face of British pressure.”  Photograph: John Thys/AFP

Government departments and State agencies held a briefing for hauliers on Monday on how to cope with the effects of a no-deal Brexit. It came as the(...)

“I trust the Prime Minister. She has said on so many occasions that she will take us out of the customs union,” Jacob Rees-Mogg said.  

It would be “bizarre” for British prime minister Theresa May to retreat from her stance on taking the UK out of the customs union, the Eurosceptic Con(...)

A spokesman for Irish Water said the company was likely to become more reliant on the exchequer

Irish Water will become increasingly dependent on State funding in the coming months when income from domestic water charges ceases, as called for und(...)