The leader of Sinn Fein has described the British Government’s approach to tackling Covid-19 as “dangerous and reckless”.
Negotiating teams from Fine Gael and Fianna Fail are to start “in-depth, detailed talks” as the Republic of Ireland’s leaders face pressure to accelerate government formation discussions.
Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou McDonald has postponed meetings and is staying at home after she revealed her children go to the school in Ireland where a coronavirus case was confirmed.
Mary Lou McDonald has warned the Green Party that facilitating a Fianna Fail/Fine Gael government would create considerable public anger in Ireland.
Leo Varadkar and Micheal Martin have “done nothing” to prepare for a referendum on a united Ireland, the deputy leader of Sinn Fein has said.
Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou McDonald has said the IRA does not exist after Garda Commissioner Drew Harris said that an IRA Provisional Army Council still oversees the party.
A Sinn Fein TD who had to apologise after making anti-Semitic remarks on Twitter will not face disciplinary action or suspension.
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has said tweets posted by a Sinn Fein TD before she was elected should “trouble us all”.
New IRA threats against Sinn Fein are “stupid” and “dangerous”, a senior republican said.
The New IRA is planning an under car bomb attack on a Sinn Fein member, the party’s vice president has warned.
Leo Varadkar has said his party is preparing to go into opposition in the new Dail.
A woman who blamed the IRA for beating her son to death has claimed Sinn Fein has put her through hell.
Mary Lou McDonald has said it is still possible to have a Sinn Fein-led government despite the numbers making it difficult.
Violent dissident republicans should disband, the Sinn Fein leader said.
Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou McDonald has blasted “arrogant” political rivals for denying her party a place in the next Irish Government.
One of Britain’s most famous authors has told of his hopes for a united Ireland, saying the move is hundreds of years overdue.
Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou McDonald has criticised what she described as the “old boys’ club of Fianna Fail and Fine Gael” as they have both refused to enter government talks with her party.
A Sinn Fein TD has said it will be impossible for the party to form a coalition government without the support of either Fianna Fail or Fine Gael.
Ireland’s largest party Fianna Fail has agreed not to go into coalition with Sinn Fein following a four-hour meeting of its parliamentary party.
Fianna Fail leader Micheal Martin has yet to respond to the Sinn Fein leader’s invitation to discuss the possibility of forming a coalition.
The leader of Ireland’s Labour Party is to quit after a disappointing performance in the General Election.
Sinn Fein’s leader in Northern Ireland was “not available” to meet the Duchess of Cambridge on her visit to the region.
Leo Varadkar has said he will likely be the next leader of the opposition in the Irish parliament.
A minority Sinn Fein-led Irish government may not last long but it could still achieve progress on key domestic issues, one potential junior coalition partner has said.
Sinn Fein is working to establish the viability of a left-wing coalition government in Ireland.
Sinn Fein vice president Michelle O’Neill has said she will not be deterred after learning of a dissident plot against her.
Fianna Fail has been confirmed as the largest party in Ireland’s next parliament by the narrowest margin over a surging Sinn Fein.
A Sinn Fein TD who was filmed shouting “Up the ‘Ra” during a victory speech has defended the comment, saying it happened during “the excitement of the night”.
Mary Lou McDonald has predicted she could be poised to become Ireland’s next leader.
As the Dail seats begin to fill up and the landscape of the Irish legislature becomes clear, attention will turn to talks between parties and how they will form a government.