Europe

Counting begins in Ireland election after exit poll predicts tie

Exit poll predicts three main parties tied on 22 percent with official results expected to be announced on Monday.

Counting begins in Ireland election after exit poll predicts tie

Europe

Three-way tie in Ireland's general election: Exit poll

Identical share of vote projected for PM's Fine Gael party, centre-right rivals Fianna Fail and left-wing Sinn Fein.

Three-way tie in Ireland's general election: Exit poll

Inside Story

Will Ireland's snap general election redefine Irish politics?

Opinion polls predict a political shake-up in Ireland as voters shift away from the two main parties towards Sinn Fein.

Europe

Ireland votes in 'three-horse race' to form next government

Historically dominated by Fine Gael and Fianna Fail, three-way race led by Sinn Fein is new dynamic for Ireland.

Ireland votes in 'three-horse race' to form next government

Europe

Ireland election: Polls predict change to political landscape

The Irish PM was applauded for his handling of Brexit but voters care more about healthcare and housing.

Europe

Ireland election threatens to sink Leo Varadkar

The Irish prime minister was applauded for his handling of Brexit, but voters care more about their health and housing.

What to watch for in Ireland's election

Europe

Ireland election: Waiting to see doctor tops voter concerns

As Ireland gears up for a snap general election this weekend, addressing inequality and complexity of the country's healthcare system has emerged as the number one priority for voters.

Europe

Ireland: Home shortage at centre of election debate

A record number of babies are now born into homelessness.

AJ Impact

EU power sector emissions drop as coal collapses across Europe

The year 2019 saw record decline in CO2 emitted from electricity generation as renewable sources rose to a new high.

EU power sector emissions drop as coal collapses across Europe

Brexit

Northern Ireland faces cross-border trade challenges after Brexit

Northern Ireland will remain part of UK customs territory, but it will also continue to align with EU on specific trade regulations.

AJ IMPACT

Barnier: Brexit will be exercise in 'damage limitation'

The EU's chief Brexit negotiator said 'frictionless trade' between Great Britain and Northern Ireland was impossible.

Barnier: Brexit will be exercise in 'damage limitation'

United Kingdom

Northern Ireland parties to revive power-sharing government

Agreement brokered by UK and Ireland is set to end the Northern Ireland Assembly's longest suspension in 13 years.

Northern Ireland parties to revive power-sharing government

Crime

British man arrested over 1996 French murder case

British ex-journalist detained in Dublin and ordered to face extradition hearing over murder of French film producer.

Ian Bailey arrested in Ireland over 1996 French murder case

Europe

UK election: Anger in Belfast over Boris Johnson Brexit plan

Why divided communities in Northern Ireland are uniting against PM Boris Johnson's Brexit plan.

Environment

Ireland to impose 'latte levy' by 2021 to cut plastic waste

Caffeine junkies will have to pay 25 euro cents for every disposable cup as part of a wave of ecological commitments.

Ireland to impose 'latte levy' by 2021 to cut plastic waste