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Dublin: 10 °C Wednesday 25 May, 2016

#Enda Kenny

# enda-kenny - Monday 23 May, 2016

From The42 Enda Kenny's Ryder Cup gaffe leaves golf fans shaking their heads Ooops

# enda-kenny - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

US Vice President Joe Biden is coming to Ireland next month

Here he will trace his ancestral roots.

# enda-kenny - Tuesday 17 May, 2016

St Patrick's Day flights for Taoiseach's entourage cost €37,334

Delays and uncertainty in the formation of a new government meant the tickets were booked just four days in advance – costing €9,257 for Enda Kenny alone.

# enda-kenny - Friday 13 May, 2016

An artist has made Enda Kenny's head from rolls of toilet paper

The creator is hoping to trade the piece rather than sell it so get your offers ready…

Alan Shatter says he was spat at and abused following his resignation

He said it was “reasonable” to ask the Taoiseach and his former colleagues to correct the Dáil record.

# enda-kenny - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

Alan Shatter wants Dáil record changed in wake of O'Higgins report

He said today that he wants the Dáil record to be cleared as the Guerin report had been accepted in full.

The vast majority of Irish people have no confidence in their new ministers

A new Claire Byrne Live / Amárach poll for shows that the public is quite sceptical regarding the new cabinet.

# enda-kenny - Monday 9 May, 2016

Here are eight headaches the new government is going to have to deal with straight away

There isn’t going to be much time for resting on laurels in Leinster House anytime soon.

# enda-kenny - Saturday 7 May, 2016

Joan Burton says Fianna Fáil 'has its foot on Enda Kenny's neck'

The former Tánaiste says yesterday’s vote for Taoiseach was “like a bad play”.

'Where are they?': Utter confusion in the halls of Leinster House on a bizarre day

There was a tense atmosphere in the halls of Leinster House yesterday as Enda Kenny wondered if he could get over the line.

# enda-kenny - Friday 6 May, 2016

Here's What Happened Today: Friday

Enda Kenny elected Taoiseach, Dave Mahon found guilty of manslaughter and elections in the UK…

Who's in? Who's out? These are your new ministers

Enda Kenny revealed his Cabinet this afternoon.

It was turf, bogs and roads that threatened Enda Kenny right to the end

It was down to the wire today as negotiations with the independents went past the deadline.

Amid Dáil uncertainty, Clare Daly reads letter from woman whose sister died by suicide

Clare Daly tells the Dáil what is really going on in the lives of those in the real world.

Poll: How do you feel about Enda Kenny being Taoiseach again? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: How do you feel about Enda Kenny being Taoiseach again?

It’s looking like the Fine Gael leader will be elected for his second term later today.

Enda is confident he can satisfy Independent TDs' concerns and secure a government today

A fourth vote for Taoiseach is scheduled for Dáil Éireann at midday.

# enda-kenny - Wednesday 4 May, 2016

Talks with independents end for the night - without any agreement

They will meet again tomorrow morning.

# enda-kenny - Monday 2 May, 2016

Ireland is not stepping on Egypt's toes in bid to free Halawa

Huge consular efforts have supported the Irish student but confrontation with the Egyptian government has been minimised.

# enda-kenny - Sunday 24 April, 2016

It's 100 years to the day since the Easter Rising began

Events were taking place around the country.

# enda-kenny - Saturday 23 April, 2016

Enda and Micheál had 'good discussion' but water charges still divide parties

Formal talks will resume Monday but the leaders will be keeping in touch over the weekend.

# enda-kenny - Thursday 14 April, 2016

WTF is a minority government? And other important questions

There are many options flying around, but what do they all mean?

# enda-kenny - Thursday 7 April, 2016

Over before it even started: Enda and Micheál's brief meeting ends with no plans for government

Fianna Fáil is prepared to support a Fine Gael minority government, Micheál Martin said.

No deal: Fianna Fáil TDs overwhelmingly against partnership with Fine Gael

Meanwhile, Fine Gael has endorsed Enda Kenny’s decision to offer the old enemy a partnership government.

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Poll: Do you think Fianna Fáil should take Fine Gael up on its offer of government?

It’s now 41 days since the country voted in the 2016 general election.

# enda-kenny - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Enda Kenny offers Micheál Martin a full partnership government as leaders finally talk

The meeting between Enda Kenny and Micheál Martin began at 8.30pm.

Gerry Adams lashes out at "charade" of voting for a Taoiseach who can't be elected

It has been more than 40 days since the country went to the polls.

# enda-kenny - Sunday 3 April, 2016

New poll shows more than twice as many people want Martin as Taoiseach over Kenny

The poll also found that only 54% of Fine Gael voters want Kenny elected Taoiseach.

# enda-kenny - Friday 1 April, 2016

Enda and Micheál need to stop “pussyfooting” and talk properly – Fitzmaurice

Meanwhile, TDs have been told a fresh election would cost some €40 million.

The curious case of two leaders, one phone call and a big row

Enda Kenny and Micheál Martin had a four-minute phone conversation that sparked a big dispute between Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil yesterday.

# enda-kenny - Thursday 31 March, 2016

After 33 days, is there any sign of a new government?

Analysis: Despite today’s phone call, the ‘elephant in the room’ continues to loom large.

Enda and Micheál finally speak on the phone – but there’s confusion over who said what

Micheál Martin phoned Enda Kenny before lunchtime today – but what was said is the subject of some dispute.

# enda-kenny - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

As the wait goes on, Enda is told to pick up the phone to Fianna Fáil

Fine Gael is pursuing a minority government with independents and smaller parties.

# enda-kenny - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

The Neverending Story: The big two are still trying to cobble together a government

There has been a bit of movement from all parties in Leinster House this afternoon.

# enda-kenny - Thursday 17 March, 2016

Enda Kenny has had a ‘very good and very constructive’ talk with the Green Party

The Taoiseach made the comments at an EU leaders’ summit in Brussels today.

# enda-kenny - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

Sliced bread, crisps, and cufflinks: The gifts that Enda gave the Obamas

A special Bord Bia hamper, a book on 1916 and, of course, the bowl of shamrock were among the gifts presented at the White House yesterday.

“Bejaysus it’s a pity I have to go back to Ireland” – Enda shares his woes in Washington

After a day of glad-handing, the caretaker Taoiseach told a US audience (tongue-in-cheek) he wasn’t looking forward to leaving.

The Fianna Fáil surge: How this new TD upset the odds in Enda’s backyard

Lisa Chambers told us how she took a second seat for Fianna Fáil in Mayo and what she thinks of a coalition with Fine Gael.

# enda-kenny - Tuesday 15 March, 2016

Joe Biden thinks Enda Kenny would get 80% of the vote if he ran in America

The US vice president reckons the caretaker Taoiseach has done “a hell of a job”.

# enda-kenny - Friday 11 March, 2016

In full: Here’s where our ministers are going for St Patrick’s Day

There are far fewer trips this year than before.

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