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Sinn Féin’s Mark Ward (right) is seen canvassing during the 2019 byelection campaign in Clondalkin. Photograph: Fiach Kelly

Sinn Féin’s newest TD Cllr Mark Ward has twice followed in the footsteps of his party and Dublin Mid West constituency colleague Eoin Ó Broin. The No(...)

Counting of votes in the byelections gets under way at the Dublin Mid West count centre at Adamstown Community Centre, in Lucan. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times.

Sinn Féin upset pre-election predictions when Cllr Mark Ward topped the poll to win the Dublin Mid-West byelection with a margin of 525 votes ahead of(...)

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar to Solidarity TD Mick Barry in the Dáil: “I know you are at best ambiguous about your support for democracy”. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

There were heated exchanges in the Dáil when the Taoiseach Leo Varadkar accused Solidarity TD Mick Barry of being “ambiguous” about democracy. The ro(...)

Sinn Féin TD David Cullinane has criticised ‘unsustainable’ funding cuts to councils. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Local authorities in Dublin and Waterford are facing “unsustainable” funding cuts of €18.4 million because of reduced transfers from the Government, t(...)

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar  has said a report into the CervicalCheck screening service will not be published until  women involved in the review have been informed of their results. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

The report of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists into the CervicalCheck screening service will not be published until all the women(...)

KBC Group’s chief executive Johan Thijs

KBC Group chief executive Johan Thijs was forced on Friday evening to apologise for “insensitive” comments on the country’s tracker-mortgage scandal, (...)

Noel Grealish said a lot of the money being transferred was “absolutely genuine”, but  called on the Taoiseach to “give assurances that all the money has been fully accounted for within the Irish tax system”. File photograph: Alan Betson

Independent TD Noel Grealish has been accused of “disgraceful racism” after he questioned the source of some of the €10 billion in personal remittance(...)

Hospital overcrowding on Tuesday reached the highest levels this year and the second-highest level recorded, says the INMO

The HSE is planning to provide additional home care packages, more transitional care beds and extra funding for the Fair Deal nursing home scheme in t(...)

Some people in Ballinamore are opposed to plans to move up to 130 asylum seekers to the town. Photograph: Google Streetview

The Department of Justice has declined to say if its plans to accommodate up to 130 asylum seekers in Ballinamore, Co Leitrim have been paused, as cla(...)

A woman  stocks up on drinking water at a Lidl store in Leixlip. Phootgraph: Colin Keegan/Collins Dublin

The boil water notice should be lifted by the weekend for most of the 600,000 people affected, Minister for Housing Eoghan Murphy has told the Dáil. (...)

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