Topic: Sinn Fein
Much is being made of the historic nature of Queen Elizabeth's trip to Ireland. Some say that obscures ties that have vastly improved in recent decades.
05/17/2011 04:01 pm
On Tuesday, Queen Elizabeth II will become the first British monarch to visit the Republic of Ireland. Ireland's prime minister characterized the trip as evidence of a 'growing up' of two peoples.
05/16/2011 05:31 pm
Ireland's new leaders have few options in reversing the downward spiral of debt and joblessness.
02/28/2011 02:48 pm
The leader of Ireland's center-right Fine Gael party, Enda Kenny, says his party has won a 'massive endorsement' to govern after Friday's election.
02/27/2011 10:59 am
In Pictures Ireland election
A political party with ties to the Basque separatist group ETA is seeking official recognition in order to field political candidates in upcoming elections.
02/09/2011 04:44 pm
Spain's Basque separatist ETA has promised a cease-fire. But it comes with conditions and the government appears to have rejected the offer.
01/10/2011 02:42 pm
The Irish government says a $112.5 billion bailout will come with a 5.8 percent interest rate. The public appears unhappy with the bailout, but uncertain where to direct its anger.
11/29/2010 04:34 pm
Ireland's Green Party has said it will pull out of its coalition under Prime Minister Brian Cowen. Cowen has called for elections in early 2011, but opposition leaders want a vote now.
11/22/2010 04:16 pm
Hamas, the Islamist movement that controls Gaza, is being ignored in the ongoing Israeli-Palestinian peace talks. Some think that's a big mistake.
09/16/2010 07:11 pm