#Elections2019: Fianna Fail on course to retain position as largest party in local governmentSat, 25 May 2019 20:35:00 GMT
The Green Party is expected to enjoy the biggest surge in the election, while Sinn Fein seems set to lose a number of councillors.
#Elections2019: FG hit out at 'absent' Micheál Martin in Cork local election campaignsSat, 25 May 2019 19:28:00 GMT
Fine Gael's Director of Elections, Minister John Paul Phelan, has lashed Fianna Fail leader Micheal Martin for being absent in Cork City for the duration of the local council campaign.
Sinn Féin urges Government to call unity referendum following exit pole resultSat, 25 May 2019 19:14:00 GMT
Findings from an RTÉ exit poll suggest there is significant support among Irish voters for a united Ireland.
Off-duty Garda dies while diving off Wexford's Hook HeadSat, 25 May 2019 19:02:51 GMT
An off-duty Garda has died after getting into difficulty while diving off Wexford's Hook Head.
#Elections2019: Taoiseach congratulates Green Party on significant election winSat, 25 May 2019 18:58:21 GMT
The Taoiseach has congratulated the Green Party on a significant election win but has admitted Fine Gael will not see the gains they had hoped for.
#Elections2019: Divorce referendum set to pass with 82% of voters supporting law changeSat, 25 May 2019 22:45:00 GMT
The first results from the referendum on liberalising divorce laws have been announced.
#Elections2019: Green Party candidate becomes first elected Irish-Chinese local representativeSat, 25 May 2019 18:20:00 GMT
The first elected councillor in Dublin City has pledged to press for better housing and cycle facilities after topping the poll and becoming the country's first Irish-Chinese local representative.
Taoiseach will speak with Maria Bailey TD over legal 'swing' case next weekSat, 25 May 2019 19:00:00 GMT
Fine Gael TD Maria Bailey is reportedly dropping her legal "swing" case against a Dublin hotel after a week of deepening controversy surrounding the legal action.
Real IRA leader Seamus McGrane has died in prisonSat, 25 May 2019 18:10:00 GMT
Real IRA leader who plotted an explosion during the State visit of Britain’s Prince Charles in 2015 has died in prison.
#Elections2019 Bulletin: Greens make significant gains in local elections; Divorce referendum to pass in landslideSat, 25 May 2019 23:00:00 GMT
Here's the main stories emerging from a busy day one of the #Elections 2019 count.