Seamus Mcgrath

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Gardaí estimated up to 1,000 people took part in the protest. Photograph: Barry Roche

An Post mail centre workers in Dublin, Portlaoise and Athlone are being urged to show solidarity with over 200 colleagues in Cork facing redundancy as(...)

Fianna Fáil TD Billy Kelleher:  still expected to contest for the European Parliament nomination. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Fianna Fáil TDs have expressed surprise at comments made by party leader Micheál Martin which are being seen as an effort to stop high-profile deputy (...)

 European Parliament: Due to Brexit, the seat allocation to Ireland rises from 11 to 13. Photograph: Vincent Kessler

A combination of a couple of extra seats up for grabs, a clatter of retirements, including those of two strong vote-getters, and a glut of ex-min(...)

 Micheál Martin says:  ‘I am blocking nobody from running for anything.’ Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Sitting Fianna Fáil TDs will not be blocked from standing in this year’s European Parliament elections, party leader Micheál Martin has said. Mr Mar(...)

Declan O Callaghan, of Ballaghaderreen, Co Roscommon, leaving the Four Courts. A court heard on Wednesday that Mr O’Callaghan’s professional fate would be decided by two cases against him yet to be heard by a tribunal. Photograph: Collins

When Roscommon solicitor Declan O’Callaghan became obliged to reimburse two clients whose money he had taken without their authorisation, he adopted a(...)

Cllr Seamus McGrath of Fianna Fáil urged An Bord Pleanála not to rush into any decision on the M28

Plans to upgrade the N28 road between Cork and Ringaskiddy to a €220 million motorway will not lead to the elimination of traffic congestion, a planni(...)

Choctaw Nation: Chief Gary Batton and sculptor Alex Pentek with Kindred Spirits, in Midleton, Co Cork. Photograph: Cathal Noonan

The Irish people and the Choctaw nation are bonded by the difficulties they have endured and the resilience they have shown, the chief of the Native A(...)

The current Cork city area could be set to expand.

The author of a review of local government arrangements in Cork has defended his group’s decision to allow a major expansion of the city which will s(...)

Cork Airport: would be considered part of Cork city under Mackinnon report recommendations. Photograph: Daragh Mac Sweeney/Provision

Cork County Council has warned that a proposal to extend the Cork city boundary into areas of the county is excessive and will result in a divided Co(...)

Under a new plan Cork city will expand to include Douglas, Donnybrook, Grange, Frankfield, Rochestown, Ballincollig, Tower, Blarney, Rathpeacon, Glanmire, Little Island, Carrigtwohill and Cork Airport. Photograph: iStock

Cork City Council is expected to approve a local government reform report today which recommends a boundary extension that would increase the city’s p(...)

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