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Last year
TV licences purchased in the third week of July fall 37% compared to last year
Fine Gael TD Brendan Griffin confirms he will not stand in next General Election
All time
Fine Gael TD suggests that SUVs should be banned in Dublin Bay South
Government to provide €70 million Covid-19 funding package for Irish sport
Leo Varadkar says organisations should ignore Fury-Joshua boxing match involving Daniel Kinahan
New bank holiday 'at tail end of the year' would benefit Irish tourism sector, says junior minister
Taoiseach: 'We won't ask the taxpayer to bail out the FAI'
Another grim day shows how Irish football has been failed by more than just the top of the FAI
'A non-runner': Ross dismisses idea of giving banned drink drivers exemptions to drive to work
'I'm going to ask them to reverse it': Ross 'deeply regrets' Irish Ferries' Rosslare-France announcement
A junior minister tried citing a 25-year-old policy to spare tourism firms some pain from VAT hikes
Referee who was assaulted at football game says he forgives those who attacked him
Shane Ross press release congratulates 'Dominant Puspure' for gold medal... but that's not her name
Ireland’s new plan for greenways has just been announced
Heroes of the first transatlantic flight Alcock and Brown to be celebrated at Clifden centenary
Will Enda be putting a timeframe on his departure today?
'Farce': Fine Gael begins adding women
TD wants to jail 'scumbags' who ram garda cars
Politicians who own pubs tell us what has gone wrong for rural Ireland
Richard Bruton had to hand over an expensive watch he got in Saudi Arabia
What are 'bait bikes' and would they help catch thieves?
This TD wants to radically change the way we elect him and his 157 colleagues
Who are the Fine Gael five-a-side club - and just what the hell are they up to?
This TD is 'very close' to leaving Fine Gael
If Michael Noonan is going to get a bank debt deal this is how he says he'll do it
'The water has frozen my brain': Winners and losers and one for you to decide from the political week
Check out this Fine Gael TD's 'Psycho' ice bucket challenge
Over 21,000 motorists have been caught using their phone while driving this year
Fine Gael TDs like the idea of a voting pact more than Labour TDs
Will the Stig be doing a time trial in the Ring of Kerry?
As President Higgins visits the UK, how much has the Government supported emigrants there?
Dozens of retired civil servants receive pensions worth €100k
'Resume your seat or else you'll be taking a walk': Fine Gael TD kicked out of the Dáil
Fears for 670 jobs at Liebherr's Kerry plant following strike action
‘It’s very much a Kerry book’: Fine Gael TD Brendan Griffin pens debut novel
This Fine Gael TD's 'Mo' is getting some strange looks around Leinster House
"One cannot have instability": Taoiseach rules out loosening the party whip
That extra euro on a bottle of wine has raised €45 million in taxes
Troika have no issue with reported Croke Park savings – government
Fine Gael TDs challenge Government stance on Croke Park