Prime Minister Theresa May will travel to Brussels this week to pursue “alternative arrangements” to replace the backstop as voted for by MPs in...

Mlle Le Pen, head of the populist Rassemblement national (RN) party, told the news channel BFMTV: “The European Union, in truth, is looking to recreate...

Irish deputy prime minister Simon Coveney branded hopes of alternatives to the controversial border arrangement “wishful thinking”. He said Mrs May’s...

Speaking to Sky News, he said: “If Ireland won’t negotiate on the backstop they are likely to end up with a no deal, and the European Union said...

The Irish Taoiseach will meet with European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker and European Council President Donald Tusk for crisis talks to discuss “intensifying”...

In a worst-case scenario, a hard border could “involve people in uniform and it may involve the need, for example, for cameras, physical infrastructure,...

Sky news reports Irish Government sources said on Sunday that there would be no hope of the UK removing the backstop and bypassing EU legislators in...

The Republic of Ireland has swooped in and secured a whopping 4,500 new jobs from Brexit-related investments over a 12 month period, including Bank of...

Ireland’s Taoiseach Leo Varadkar is seeking hundreds of millions of euros to cope against the costs of a no deal Brexit, particularly in relation to...

The two soldiers were surrounded by a crowd when they drove by accident into the funeral cortege of Kevin Brady, an IRA man who had been killed by loyalist...

Leo Varadkar revealed yesterday that his government has made “no preparations whatsoever” to build new infrastructure despite the looming prospect...

The 131-page plan sets out what Dublin will need to do if Theresa May is unable to convince MPs to back her unpopular deal by March 29, 2019. The document...

The Irish Taoiseach is reliant on support from Fianna Fail but the confidence and supply agreement with his Fine Gael party is due to expire this month....

Priti Patel’s comments sparking an angry response from Irish citizens and UK opposition politicians, with many claiming the comments were grossly...

The survey, commissioned by The Times, showed only 29 percent of those polled said they would never want to hold a referendum on partition. One out of...

Writing in an opinion piece for the Belfast Telegraph, she said there were three main reasons why the proposed backstop agreement with the EU should...

Mr Coveney said the Brexit agreement was not a draft and it was “not going to be re-opened”, despite British MPs have called for the possibility...

Theresa May is set to address her Cabinet with her agreed Brexit deal this afternoon. The deal is supposed to set out the future relationship between...

The Republican party’s leader Mary Lou McDonald lashed out at the taoiseach (Irish prime minister) over plans for a backstop to resolve the Irish border...

Mr Varadkar said the UK’s departure from the EU has “undermined” the Good Friday Agreement and it is damaging the relationship between Britain...

EU nations say they will refuse to give the green light to a tariff-free customs deal with Britain unless European boats are allowed to fish in UK waters. The...

Paris struck a deal with the Republic of Ireland to fast-track its commercial drivers crossing the Channel from Dover to the French port. The agreement...

Theresa May told MPs that while a deal was on its way, the Irish border was still a “considerable sticking point.” At last week’s EU council summit,...

“If this scenario were to become a reality, we would be complying with regulations set by a body we were no longer part of and we had no input...

And he said if the competing wings of the Conservative Party did not manage to come to an accommodation over Brexit, they risked letting Labour leader...