Tuesday February 24, 2015
British Tory MP Malcolm Rifkind is to quit as an MP at the general election amid fresh pressure over cash-for-access allegations following an undercover sting.
Monday February 23, 2015
Water charge protesters have forced the abandonment of a meeting of the city council in Cork.
Sunday February 22, 2015
We're told there are about 2,500 delegates squeezed into every available nook and cranny of the Royal Theatre in Castlebar. The joint is crackling with anticipation as the warm-up to the big event of the evening gathers momentum.
Saturday February 21, 2015
More than 5,000 people demonstrated in Dublin over jail sentences handed down to water charge protesters for contempt of court and the ongoing arrests of anti-water charge protesters.
Tuesday February 10, 2015
The Dáil has voted against Clare Daly's bill to allow terminations involving fatal foetal abnormalities, with one Labour TD voting against the Government in favour of the bill.
Sunday February 08, 2015
US Secretary of State John Kerry has said he is "deeply disappointed" by Nigeria's decision to postpone elections and issued a call for calm.
Friday February 06, 2015
The home constituencies of Minister Jan O'Sullivan, Finance Minister Michael Noonan and Taoiseach Enda Kenny received more than double the national average in allocations from a fund for private housing grants.
Thursday February 05, 2015
The Public Accounts Committee has been hearing details of the subvention paid to Irish Water from the Local Government Fund, with the utility receiving €439m from the fund last year.
Tuesday February 03, 2015
Round-up of other Irish and international news stories.
Thursday January 29, 2015
Greater public and private risk sharing across the euro zone would stand to benefit Germany as much as any other country in the currency union.