As minister for health, Leo Varadkar introduced the alcohol bill. That legislation is crawling slowly through the Dáil. As Taoiseach, will he finally see it passed?
Tom Mcgurk, Opinion /
The shadow of the tally-stick hangs over the DUP’s attitude to an Irish Language Act. This is a serious crisis
Twelve months on, we are still in the dark about the realities of Brexit
Sinn Féin MPs must take their seats in Westminster to take on the majority cooked up between Theresa May and the DUP
The Tories’ dependence on the DUP threatens the integrity of the Assembly talks, while SF’s abstentionism leaves nationalists as mere spectators in the Brexit crisis
Theresa May seems determined to wrench defeat from the jaws of victory
A compellingly straightforward approach will secure the party’s top job, but Varadkar and Coveney need to start talking about Brexit
Whether to enter a coalition with each other will be a choice Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael will have to face sooner or later
Will the bellicosity, unpredictability and surreal disregard for convention of Kim Jong-un and Trump cause a war – or prevent it?
Westminster elections in the North are usually little more than sectarian headcounts. Wise alliances could change that
With greed consuming the game and a failure to get to grips with injuries, at least the game here is in rude health