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July  27th,  2016

Government appoints Chairperson to Citizens' Assembly

The Cabinet, at its meeting today, approved the appointment of Supreme Court Judge, Ms Justice Mary Laffoy as Chairperson of the Citizens’ Assembly...

July  26th,  2016

Statement by Taoiseach Enda Kenny following Meeting with Prime Minister Theresa May

I join with Prime Minister May in offering my condolences to the French people following events in Northern France this morning...

July  26th,  2016

Personal Micro Credit Scheme Goes Nationwide

Social Protection Minister Leo Varadkar has confirmed that a scheme designed to offer low-cost loans to low-income families is now being made available to credit unions right across Ireland...

July  26th,  2016

Taoiseach and PM May to meet in Downing Street

The Taoiseach will travel to London this morning [Tuesday 26 July] to meet with the new British Prime Minister Theresa May at No 10 Downing Street.

July  25th,  2016

Bruton commences Fitness to Teach

This means that for the first time, any person, including a member of the public, an employer or a teacher will be able to make a complaint to the Teaching Council about a registered teacher.

July  23rd,  2016

Taoiseach Enda Kenny on the atrocities carried out in Munich

On behalf of the Government and of all our people I want to express my deep sadness...