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Green Party leader Eamon Ryan and  deputy leader Catherine Martin. Ryan barely survived the leadership contest with Martin last year.  Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

You just cannot overstate how important this week was for the Greens. The Climate Action Bill was published. This is not just another programme for (...)

Kay Walsh has imposed her own extreme form of self isolation, she has not left the house for a week, relying on her daughter, always wearing a protective mask, to drop in supplies.

Kay Walshe would have no problem “cocooning” during the coronavirus pandemic. It is the older friends of the 71-year-old Kilkenny woman who are livin(...)

People Before Profit’s Gino Kenny pictured after he was elected on Monday afternoon at Citywest Count Centre. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins

There were tears of relief and jubilation in Dublin Mid West as Gino Kenny (S-PBP) was elected without reaching the quota to take the fourth seat. Th(...)

Labour Party’s Aodhán Ó Ríordáin, Ivana Bacik and Ged Nash: Mr Nash has just completed his second course of antibiotics having been laid low by the flu. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

With the big guns still slugging it out over who will win the dubious right to attempt to govern, the smaller parties returned yesterday to their plac(...)

Adamstown, Ireland’s newest town and one of its most multicultural, turns 15 this month. Has it lived up to the dream for its growing population? (...)

Nat O Connor (Labour), Deirdre Duffy (Fine Gael), Cllr Peter Kavanagh (Green Party), Cllr Deirdre O Donovan (Fiann Fáil), Aengus Ó Maoláin (Social Democrats), Sarah Monaghan (The Wheel)

State funding for charities needs to be done on a multiannual basis and for a minimum of three years, The Wheel has stated. The organisation, which r(...)

Sinn Féin housing spokesman and constituency TD Eoin Ó Broin (above) was credited with engineering the successful campaign which saw Mark Ward elected in the recent byelection. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Dublin Mid-West (four seats) Current: 2 SF, 1 FF, 1 PBP Dublin Mid-West was one of four Dáil constituencies which held byelections last November, w(...)

President Michael D Higgins has led tributes to the chairman of Labour Youth Cormac Ó Braonáin, who died after being struck by a Luas early on Sunday morning.

President Michael D Higgins has led tributes to the chairman of Labour Youth Cormac Ó Braonáin, who died after being struck by a Luas early on Sunday (...)

From left, Adam Dawson as judge, Louis Heath as Richard Bruton and Cillian Byrne as prosecutor during a theatrical mock trial at Leinster House, Dublin on Tuesday. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Irish climate change protesters have said they will learn from “the mistakes” of counterparts in London where two individuals disrupted a tube train s(...)

Environmentalist Karin Dubsky will be the Green Party candidate in the forthcoming by-election in Wexford constituency expected in November. File photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times

The well-known environmentalist Karin Dubsky will be the Green Party candidate in the forthcoming by-election in Wexford constituency expected in late(...)

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