Simon Coveney Tipped To Take Over Role Of Tánaiste
Leo Varadkar has begun his search for a new Tánaiste, with Simon Coveney tipped as favourite to take up the roll.
Ministers Paschal Donohoe and Heather Humphreys are also being considered to replace Frances Fitzgerald, who resigned yesterday.
Sinn Féin are calling for the Disclosures Tribunal to expand their remit to investigate Frances Fitzgerald, current Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan and the Department of Justice in relation to the whistleblowers controversy.
Sinn Féin Justice spokesperson Cork's Donnchadh Ó'Laoghaire says it's hard to believe that the key emails were not sent to the Tribunal.
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A special meeting was held yesterday by Cork County Council where proposed changes to local government arrangements were top of the agenda.
Tenants on the brink of homelessness this Christmas mount protest today
The protest comes in opposition to their eviction.
Sinn Fein says 'nothing is agreed until it's agreed'
The party is still concerned about the robustness of the deal between the UK and Ireland as discussions head into Phase Two on Brexit.
Ryanair and the pilots union IALPA locked in a stand off
Its just days ahead of Wednesday's planned strike.
Elderly woman found dead in Limerick City
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