Northern Ireland news
ALL outstanding Troubles-linked inquests should go ahead without delay, the Republic's foreign affairs minister Simon Coveney has said.
Secretary of State for Northern Ireland James Brokenshire is expected to travel to Dublin tomorrow for talks with Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney.
Republic of Ireland news
TALKS aimed at restoring power-sharing at Stormont have reached a "sensitive" point, the Republic's foreign affairs minister Simon Coveney has said.
IRELAND'S regional cities should double in size to counter the growing influence of Dublin, Fine Gael leadership contender Simon Coveney has said.
HUMAN rights provisions are a "fundamental pillar" of the Good Friday Agreement and the Irish government takes seriously its responsibilities to protect them, Simon Coveney has said.
Following meetings with the DUP and Sinn Féin in Belfast yesterday Simon Coveney said a "relatively small" number of issues were left on which to reach agreement.
CAMERAS and other technology cannot solve the post-Brexit border problem, the Republic's foreign affairs minister has said.
BREXIT talks between the UK and European Union will be "one of the most important set of negotiations in the recent history of our country", the Republic's new foreign affairs minister has said.
THE Republic's Foreign Affairs Minister Simon Coveney has said he would like to see a united Ireland in his "political lifetime".
The Irish Government's relationship with the DUP needs to be repaired, according to foreign affairs minister Simon Coveney.