Des O’Malley had strident views when it came to assessing Sinn Féin. File photograph: The Irish Times

A senior Sinn Féin TD has said he would not “stand over” any threats made against politicians in the Republic during the Troubles. Speaking in the wa(...)

Former health minster Simon Harris with chief operating officer for St Vincent’s Kay Connolly and former master of the hospital Dr Rhona Mahony looking at a model of the new hospital in 2017. Photograph: Collins

Four years after they last hit the streets, demonstrators will again gather in Dublin on Saturday to protest against Catholic influence of any kind in(...)

Minister for Health Stephen Donnelly. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Minister for Health Stephen Donnelly has yet to receive his first dose of the vaccine. The 45-year-old Minister, who has responsibility for the Covid-(...)

The Jewish Representative Council of Ireland plans to write to every member of the new Dáil and Seanad to highlight the risk of anti-Semitism. Photograph: Alan Betson/ The  Irish Times

The Jewish Representative Council of Ireland plans to write to every member of the new Dáil and Seanad to highlight the risk of anti-Semitism in publi(...)