Paul Murphy

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Bríd Smith said the four TDs have significant concerns as to how the Ceann Comhairle interpreted the requirement for a money message. Photograph: Crispin Rodwell/The Irish Times

An action by four Opposition TDs arising from a process under which the Ceann Comhairle decided a Bill aimed at reducing greehouse gas emissions requi(...)

  Kilkenny’s Paul Murphy and Brian Hogan challenge Patrick Maher of Tipperary in the drawn All-Ireland final of 2014. Photograph: Dan Sheridan

Croke Park, September 7th 2014: Kilkenny 3-22 Tipperary 1-28 A couple of weeks after Kilkenny and Tipperary produced this epic to end all epics, I go(...)

Our Politician of the Year is Sinn Féin’s deputy leader in the Dáil, Pearse Doherty,  whose work in taking on the insurance industry and keeping a spotlight on its practices has been a rare highlight.  Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

It’s been a lacklustre year in Leinster House, with Brexit- and Boris-related events in the UK sucking the life and colour out of the political landsc(...)

Minister for Housing Eoghan Murphy has dismissed allegations that he was engaging in ‘spin worthy of Boris Johnson’. Photograph: Crispin Rodwell

Minister for Housing Eoghan Murphy has dismissed allegations that he was engaging in “spin worthy of Boris Johnson” after he told the Dáil the target (...)

Revenues at the ‘foodie empire’ Happy Pear, led by Greystones twins David and Stephen Flynn, last year increased by 22 per cent to €9.96 million

Revenues at the ‘foodie empire’ Happy Pear, led by Greystones twins David and Stephen Flynn, last year increased by 22 per cent to €9.96 million. New(...)

A protest in Dublin on Thursday against homelessness.  Photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

Several thousand people, many of them families living in emergency accommodation, marched through Dublin city centre on Thursday in a protest organise(...)

People take part in a protest over the homelessness crisis in Dublin.  Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Fianna Fáil TD John McGuinness has said he will vote against the Government if a motion of no confidence is brought forward in the new year. The Carl(...)

Paul Murphy and Brid Smith  are two of the TDs who got permission earlier this month to bring judicial review proceedings against the Ceann Comhairle . Photograph: Collins Courts

Four Opposition TDs want High Court permission to expand their legal action to argue that a process under which the Ceann Comhairle decides whether or(...)

The National Union of Journalists (NUJ) has said calls by journalists at RTÉ in support of pay cuts for top earners at the broadcaster are inconsistent with its official policy.

The National Union of Journalists (NUJ) has said calls by journalists at RTÉ in support of pay cuts for top earners at the broadcaster are inconsisten(...)

Tánaiste Simon Coveney told the Dáil that Ireland’s clear position on the issue of Israeli settlements is that ‘settlements are illegal under international law’. File photograph: Reuters

Tánaiste Simon Coveney has said he “disagrees fundamentally” with the US declaration that Israeli settlements in the West Bank and east Jerusalem are (...)

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