POLITICS

Councillor Mick Quinn to retire from politics on health grounds

County Councillor Mick Quinn has announced that he is to step down from Donegal County […]

Doherty: Donegal amongst the worst affected by Community Employment Scheme Cuts

Sinn Féin Finance Spokesperson Deputy Pearse Doherty has reacted angrily to figures released to him […]

MacLochlainn slams government’s refusal to invest in Donegal’s key tourism ferry services

Donegal Sinn Féin Senator Pádraig Mac Lochlainn has slammed the Government’s ongoing refusal to fund […]

Martin McGuinness was man of simple tastes who reached political summit, mourners told

FORMER Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness was remembered today at his funeral as a man […]

Minister McHugh holds US meetings to discuss Donegal’s undocumented

Minister Joe McHugh has held meetings with leading Irish American figures to discuss the situation […]

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Books of condolences open across Donegal for Martin McGuinness

The Cathaoirleach of Donegal County Council, Cllr. Terence Slowey, has extended his sympathies to the […]

McGuinness left Northern Ireland a much better place to live in – Pat the Cope

Leas Cheann Comhairle of Dáil Eireann Deputy Pat the Cope Gallagher expresses his deepest sympathy […]

McGuinness played pivotal role in our journey to peace – Minister Joe McHugh

DONEGAL TD and Minister of State Joe McHugh has extended his sympathies to the family […]

Martin McGuinness was our Nelson Mandela – Senator MacLochlainn

SINN Fein Senator Padraig MacLochlainn has compared the late Martin McGuinness with Nelson Mandela. The […]

Support for a Sligo-Donegal rail line to link with Northern Ireland gains momentum

Sligo County Council has passed a motion calling for the reinstatement of a light rail […]

Minister’s silence on DEIS speaks volumes – McConalogue

Deputy Charlie McConalogue says the Education Minister must clarify confusion over the selection process for […]

McConalogue: High agri-crime rates reflect failed FG crime policy

Fianna Fáil Agriculture Spokesperson Charlie McConalogue says new research on agricultural crime reveals the extent […]

Social welfare recipients to get extra €5 a week – McHugh

Donegal social welfare recipients are going to see increases in their payments to the value […]

Picture special: British Ambassador visits Gaoth Dobhair Business Park

During a two-day visit to Donegal last week, the British Ambassador to Ireland, Robin Barnett […]

Councillor appeals to TDs to pull on Donegal jerseys over DEIS schools

A Donegal county councillor has pleaded with Donegal’s five TDs to sit down together and […]

Sub-standard mobile coverage must be a priority – McConalogue

Deputy Charlie McConalogue has called on the Communications Minister to stop shirking his responsibilities and […]

Picture special: Minister Joe McHugh meets Donegal troops in Lebanon

DONEGAL TD Joe McHugh is urging young people to consider a career in the Defence […]

British Ambassador to Ireland Robin Barnett

British Ambassador to Ireland welcomed to Donegal

British Ambassador to Ireland Robin Barnett will be visiting Donegal today as part of a […]

Farmers must not be left behind by Brexit – McConalogue

Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Agriculture & Food Charlie McConalogue says he is appalled by the […]

McHugh: Over 400 Donegal people benefit from Fine Gael’s welfare to work scheme

Minister Joe McHugh has welcomed the findings of Minister for Social Protection Leo Varadkar’s report […]