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# Government talks

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Contingency plans for another election spark row between Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil
'More urgency needed' to form government as two Covid-19 supports require legislation
Opinion: Boston, or Berlin? No, we'll take Sweden or Denmark - this was our ‘Hygge’ election
Rory Hearne
Green leader Ryan says Dáil numbers are 'difficult' but 'that doesn't stop us talking to Sinn Féin'
Pearse Doherty: Criticism from other parties about Sinn Féin public rally 'nothing but hysterics'
Mary Lou McDonald has contacted Micheál Martin to seek a meeting about government formation
Day 66: Talks continue but Independents warn not to expect a government this week
Micheál Martin and Enda Kenny talked over the phone tonight - and will again tomorrow
Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael finish talks for the evening, but no deal yet on Irish Water
No deal: Fianna Fáil TDs overwhelmingly against partnership with Fine Gael
This is how Fine Gael would govern with independent TDs - but what about Fianna Fáil?
Enda and Micheál need to stop "pussyfooting" and talk properly - Fitzmaurice
The curious case of two leaders, one phone call and a big row
Enda warns independents: It's a Fine Gael minority or a second election