Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin at the 1916 Arbour Hill commemoration ceremony on April 24th, 2016. Photograph: Clodagh Kilcoyne/Reuters

On Thursday this Christmas Week, the queues were out the door. They had to put crowd control barriers along the footpath on Bow Street to keep people (...)

Independent TD Maureen O’Sullivan says she stands over her letter expressing dismay at the length of time Donal O’Coisdealbha had spent in custody.  Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Independent TD Maureen O’Sullivan says she stands over her letter expressing dismay at the length of time Donal Ó Coisdealbha had spent in custody. “(...)

Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall at Mullaghmore Co Sligo in 2015. Photograph: Eric Luke

A Dublin man arrested on explosives charges in the run-up to the State visit of Prince Charles last year has been jailed for five and a half years by (...)

Aerial view of Maghaberry Prison in Co Antrim. File photograph: Google Street View

A group of TDs has urged Northern Ireland’s Minister for Justice Claire Sugden to to improve conditions for dissident republican prisoners in Maghaber(...)

Ellie Kisyombe, from Dublin, as United Against Racism held a rally calling for the end of direct provision. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Up to 500 people marched in Dublin on Saturday calling for an end to the direct-provision system of accommodating asylum seekers. Among them were as(...)

Maureen O’Sullivan said it took a BBC programme, which highlighted the activities of a farm in Co Cavan, to force any action from local authorities. Photograph: Alan Betson

County managers have been accused of breaching the law and failing to act against puppy farms which can have up to 500 dogs on them in “absolute squal(...)

Maureen O’Sullivan is concerned at the slow pace of progress on the Gambling Control Bill. Photograph: Getty images

The Government has been warned of the dangers posed by ongoing delays in introducing legislation to deal with the “silent addiction” of gambling. Ind(...)

Budget 2017: Fianna Fáil health spokesman Billy Kelleher said the downward trend in smoking was positive but there was a particular propensity among young girls to take up smoking. Photograph: The Irish Times

The price of a packet of 20 cigarettes goes up by 50 cent to €11 at midnight without a vote along with similar increases in other tobacco products. (...)

Independent TDs Denis Naughten, Michael Harty, Michael Collins and Noel Grealish. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

The budget’s housing provisions were strongly criticised by Anti-Austerity Alliance-People Before Profit (AAA-PBP) TD Richard Boyd Barrett. He said th(...)

Abuse campaigner Christine Buckley had been in Dublin’s Goldenbridge orphanage as a child

The Government has been accused of ignoring victims of institutional abuse because plans for a memorial have failed to materialise. Erecting a memo(...)

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