Taoiseach Enda Kenny launching The Irish Times’ Nealon’s Guide to the 32nd Dáil and Seanad, edited by Tim Ryan (centre). Photograph: Dave Meehan

Candidates for the Fine Gael leadership are to be compelled to sign up to a “fair play contract” that will attempt to keep the contest to succeed Taoi(...)

Minister for Health Simon Harris said Mr Kenny was owed the space to make the right decision. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Minister for Health Simon Harris has said he expects Taoiseach Enda Kenny will “bring significant clarity” to the issue of his leadership at Wednesday(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

This may be the day. More likely, it is the day before the day. Or possibly, it is the day before the day that turns out not to be the day at all. Bu(...)

Keen Enda Kenny observers suggest the Taoiseach is still reluctant to “release the hand of power”. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Speculation continues to grow that Taoiseach Enda Kenny will time the Fine Gael leadership election of his replacement to conclude just before the Dái(...)

“In truth, those closest to the Taoiseach say only two people know exactly what is going to happen: Kenny and his wife Fionnuala.” Photograph: Cyril Byrne

There is a famous political cartoon of William Howard Taft, inspired by a quote from his once best friend and later deadly political enemy, the swashb(...)

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