Sinn Féin is moving to formally rule out coalition as a minority partner with either Fianna Fáil or Fine Gael after the next election in a move that will greatly reduce the possible options for the next government.
The government has pushed back against Siptu’s call for a 5 per cent national pay rise for public and private sector workers by warning that the economic recovery is still “fragile”.
Every Dáil is centre right while the left can get into the Áras –where they can’t touch our wallets
Poor Simon Coveney hasn’t had a great start to the year. First, his leadership rival (of course there is no vacancy at present, blah, blah, blah) Leo Varadkar wows the nation by coming out to the sainted Miriam. Then the Irish Examiner runs an interv
The significance of Syriza’s victory in Greece cannot be underestimated. It represents much more than opposition to the failed policy of austerity. It is a direct challenge to the social and economic consensus that has dominated Europe and the libera
Greece has a new government – and a new anti-austerity approach. As it prepares to tackle its debts and thrash out a deal with the rulers of the eurozone, Jack Horgan-Jones asks five experts what the likely implications will be for Ireland
With a general election getting closer, political concerns over the possible sale of Aer Lingus to IAG are not confined to constituencies in north Dublin alone
Minister of state Kevin Humphreys has accused the IMF of being out of touch after it backed higher property tax bills for householders.
Ceann Comhairle Sean Barrett was abroad at a Holocaust commemoration for the heads of European parliaments in Prague last week while a row raged at home in the Dáil.