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January  16th,  2018

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar to speak to European Parliament today

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar is in Strasbourg today to take part in a series of engagements in the European Parliament...

January  16th,  2018

49 Priority Bills Announced In Spring/Summer Legislative Programme

At a glance: Legislative Programme in Numbers Priority Legislation for Publication This Session, Bills that are expected to undergo Pre-Legislative Scrutiny (PLS)...

January  15th,  2018

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar pays tribute to Dolores O’Riordan

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has paid tribute to the former Cranberries singer Dolores O’Riordan, following her death in London...

January  15th,  2018

Minister Bruton & Minister Mitchell O’Connor - Reform of Higher Education

New competitive fund for innovation to be introduced, extra funding for multi-campus institutions

January  10th,  2018

Government hosts Symposium on the Gender Pay Gap

Ministers Flanagan, Humphreys and Stanton bring together senior policymakers, business representatives, trades unions and academics to advance measures to address the gender pay gap.

January  9th,  2018

Education Minister Richard Bruton, to publish evaluation of the Post Leaving Certificate Programme

The Minister for Education and Skills, Richard Bruton, today announced and responded to the publication of an independent evaluation of the Post-Leaving Certificate programme...