Micheál Martin said choices would have to be made on the issue of water charges

FF-FG document outlines water charge suspension

03 May The Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil parliamentary parties - which are meeting separately - have been given a document underpinning Fianna Fáil facilitating a Fine Gael minority government.

Fine Gael's Maura Hopkins won a seat this afternoon

Fianna Fáil take 14 seats in Seanad election

28 Apr Fianna Fáil has secured 14 seats in the Seanad as it becomes clear the next government will have to rely on the support of independents to pass legislation after strong showings for Fianna Fáil, Sinn Féin and non-party candidates.

Sean Gallagher claims an RTÉ broadcast damaged his chances in the 2011 presidential election

RTÉ seeks to have Sean Gallagher case struck out

28 Apr RTÉ is seeking a motion to strike out a case taken by businessman Sean Gallagher against the broadcaster in which he claims a 2011 Frontline TV debate in the lead up to the presidential election was unfair and damaged his electoral chances.