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# Resignation

Last month
June 2024
Eamon Ryan steps down as Green Party leader and won't stand at next election
A contest will now be held to decide the next leader of the Green Party.
This year
Leo Varadkar officially resigns as Taoiseach at Áras an Uachtaráin
Varadkar’s resignation was accepted by President Michael D Higgins today.
The former FG leader tendered his resignation in writing to President Michael D Higgins at Áras an Uachtaráin this evening.
In his final interview as Taoiseach, he said Government should have invested more in areas like housing in 2011.
He told The Journal today that making up his mind to step down was hard, but said he has had "no regrets" over the decision.
'Congratulations Leverkusen' - Bayern boss Tuchel admits title race is over
All-Ireland winning coach departs Meath set-up before Joe McDonagh Cup campaign
Simon Harris says he has taken advice from Phil Hogan (among others)
Varadkar yet to decide whether he'll run for Dáil again and says EU Commissioner job 'not for me'
Tánaiste 'surprised' by Varadkar's resignation, says coalition Govt should go full-term
'I am no longer the best person for that job': Varadkar's emotional resignation speech, in full
“I have nothing else lined up or in mind,” the Taoiseach said.
McEntee confirms resignation of judge Gerard O'Brien following sexual assault conviction
Last year
Portuguese Prime Minister resigns following corruption probe
'Zero connection' between Late Late departure and RTÉ pay scandal, Ryan Tubridy says
Rory Coveney resigns as RTÉ's Director of Strategy
Finnish economy minister resigns over alleged pro-Nazi remarks after just 10 days in office
Damien English 'disappointed and embarrassed' about planning controversy that led to resignation
Third by-election on the way for Tories as second Boris Johnson ally quits
Eamonn Holmes alleges ‘total cover-up’ at ITV over Phillip Schofield affair
Phillip Schofield quits ITV's This Morning after 21 years
GSOC officer resigns over 'potential conflict of interest' after allegedly attending Gerard Hutch party
Nicola Sturgeon resigns as Scotland's first minister
Grateful Ardern makes last bow as New Zealand leader
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announces shock resignation
Fine Gael TD Damien English resigns as junior minister after reports about property ownership
All time
Pound rallies in ‘damning’ market reaction to Truss resignation
Japan's national police chief resigns over Abe assassination
Robert Troy resigns as junior minister amid property declarations controversy
Former president of Irish High Court resigns from role in Dubai court
Conservative MP quits as deputy chief whip after drunken incident at private Tory club
Dr Ronan Glynn to resign as Deputy Chief Medical Officer at the end of the month
Keir Starmer says he'll resign if he is fined for alleged lockdown breaches
Bank of Ireland announces CEO Francesca McDonagh to step down
Polish minister resigns after tax reforms to target inflation give some low earners a pay cut
CNN Worldwide president Jeff Zucker resigns over relationship with colleague
Brexit minister David Frost resigns from UK Cabinet - reports
Garda association trustees dissatisfied over alleged 'lack of transparency' in financial issues
Another blow for Sláintecare as Dr Anthony O'Connor resigns from council
Dancing with the Stars producer resigns from RTÉ board after two-month stint
Marc MacSharry says the Fianna Fáil party is now a 'one man show'
Terry Hyland steps down as Leitrim manager after three year stint
Minnesota police officer who shot black motorist Daunte Wright resigns
Former Guardian editor Alan Rusbridger resigns from Future of Media Commission