Leo Varadkar interview: ‘Government could end in eight weeks’ time…before a Brexit deal’ Time and again, Leo Varadkar insists he does not want an election. He’s almost indignant at a suggestion that events of recent days are all…

The Islandman: Taoiseach Leo Varadkar meets the pupils of Coláiste Naomh Eoin in Inis Meáin on the Aran Islands. Photo: Tony Gavin Kevin DoyleTwitterEmail September 6 2018 2:30 AM 0 Comments Leo Varadkar interview: ‘Government could end in eight weeks’ time…before a Brexit deal’ Independent.ie Time and again, Leo Varadkar insists he does not want […]

Varadkar: Idea of anonymous online profiles was ‘floated’, but not seriously Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has admitted the idea of using anonymous online profiles to praise Fine Gael’s work was floated – but said it was never…

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar. Photo: Getty Images Kevin DoyleTwitterEmail September 6 2018 2:30 AM 0 Comments Varadkar: Idea of anonymous online profiles was ‘floated’, but not seriously Independent.ie Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has admitted the idea of using anonymous online profiles to praise Fine Gael’s work was floated – but said it was never seriously considered. https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/politics/varadkar-idea-of-anonymous-online-profiles-was-floated-but-not-seriously-37288155.html […]

‘I’d agree to take part in RTÉ debate’ – Gallagher Presidential hopeful Seán Gallagher has said he would take part in RTÉ debates if he secures a nomination to contest the Áras despite effectively claiming the 2011 ‘Frontline’ debate cost him…

Seán Gallagher: Took legal action after the 2011 presidential debate. Photo: Kinlan Photography Laura Larkin and Elaine Keogh September 6 2018 2:30 AM 0 Comments ‘I’d agree to take part in RTÉ debate’ – Gallagher Independent.ie Presidential hopeful Seán Gallagher has said he would take part in RTÉ debates if he secures a nomination to […]

Varadkar and Central Bank boss to clash over Budget tax giveaway The Government and Central Bank are on a collision course after the regulator issued a stark warning to focus on building up a financial buffer rather than tax cuts for workers.

Warning: Central Bank Governor Philip Lane. Photo: Steve Humphreys Kevin Doyle and Donal O’Donovan September 6 2018 2:30 AM 0 Comments Varadkar and Central Bank boss to clash over Budget tax giveaway Independent.ie The Government and Central Bank are on a collision course after the regulator issued a stark warning to focus on building up […]

Referendum on ‘sexist’ constitutional reference to a woman’s place in the home postponed 

Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan Kevin DoyleTwitterEmail September 5 2018 6:07 PM 0 Comments Referendum on ‘sexist’ constitutional reference to a woman’s place in the home postponed Independent.ie JUSTICE Minister Charlie Flanagan has expressed “much regret” that the country will not be voting on the removal of the “sexist and reductive” section of the constitution which […]

PoliticsOctober vote on women’s place in the home will not happen Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan has expressed “much regret” that the country will not be voting on the removal of the “sexist and reductive” section of the Constitution which gives a woman’s place in the home special recognition.

Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan Kevin DoyleTwitterEmail September 6 2018 2:30 AM 0 Comments October vote on women’s place in the home will not happen Independent.ie Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan has expressed “much regret” that the country will not be voting on the removal of the “sexist and reductive” section of the Constitution which gives a […]

Inquest into death of Dolores O’Riordan to resume today A LONDON coroner’s court will today reveal the precise cause of death of Irish rock star Dolores O’Riordan.

Dolores O’Riordan, who died last January Dolores O’Riordan Ralph RiegelTwitterEmail September 6 2018 6:35 AM 0 Comments Inquest into death of Dolores O’Riordan to resume today Independent.ie A LONDON coroner’s court will today reveal the precise cause of death of Irish rock star Dolores O’Riordan. https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/news/inquest-into-death-of-dolores-oriordan-to-resume-today-37288512.html https://www.independent.ie/incoming/article37250109.ece/8116e/AUTOCROP/h342/dolos%20Read-Only.jpg Email A LONDON coroner’s court will today reveal […]

Notorious child rapist and killer still on-the-run from prison spotted at Northern Ireland train station An on-the-run child killer has been spotted at a Northern Ireland train station.

Child killer John Clifford is unlawfully at large after failing to return to Maghaberry Prison September 6 2018 7:29 AM 0 Comments Notorious child rapist and killer still on-the-run from prison spotted at Northern Ireland train station Independent.ie An on-the-run child killer has been spotted at a Northern Ireland train station. https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/news/notorious-child-rapist-and-killer-still-ontherun-from-prison-spotted-at-northern-ireland-train-station-37288571.html https://www.independent.ie/incoming/article37280649.ece/bb0d0/AUTOCROP/h342/clifford_killer.jpg Email An […]

Six children among nine people rushed to hospital after school bus and car involved in early-morning collision Nine people, including six children, two adults, and a teenager, have been taken to hospital with…

Stock Image David Raleigh September 6 2018 10:07 AM 0 Comments Six children among nine people rushed to hospital after school bus and car involved in early-morning collision Independent.ie Nine people, including six children, two adults, and a teenager, have been taken to hospital with serious injuries, following a collision between a school bus and […]