Politicians arrive at funeral for slain journalist in N.Ireland

Politicians including Theresa May, Jeremy Corbyn, Arlene Foster and Leo Varadkar at the funeral for the journalist killed by a dissident republican paramilitary in Northern Ireland. IMAGES

Leo Varadkar, Prime Minister of Ireland

Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar says he’s “open to extending the deadline” to allow for further discussions.

Irish PM welcomes EU negociator Michel Barnier in Dublin

EU chief negociator Michel Barnier is welcomed by Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar in Dublin for talks with Irish leaders over Brexit, amid fears of a possible no-deal departure from the European Union.

Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar

Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar says the European Union is determined to avoid the return of a hard border with Northern Ireland in the event of a disorderly Brexit.

Irish PM greets Angela Merkel at her arrival in Dublin

Irish Prime minister Leo Varadkar hosts German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Dublin for an official visit. IMAGES of the two meeting

French President hosts Irish PM at Elysee Palace

French President Emmanuel Macron hosts Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar at the Elysee Palace, with talks focusing on Brexit and its impact on the Northern Ireland border. SOUNDBITE

Trump receives Shamrock Bowl from Irish PM

President Donald Trump received a Shamrock Bowl as part of day long festivities with Ireland’s Prime Minister Leo Varadkar to celebrate an early St. Patrick’s Day. (March 14)

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Irish PM Varadkar meets EU’s Juncker for talks in Brussels

Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar meets with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in Brussels as Brexit talks continue to stall over the Irish border issue. IMAGES

Ireland’s Varadkar explains EU concerns over concessions to May

After EU leaders rebuffed a plea by British Prime Minister Theresa May to help her sell her Brexit deal to parliament, Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar says many were concerned May was asking for concessions without being able to guarantee they would be enough to get the withdrawal treaty past the House of Commons. SOUNDBITE

Irish PM Varadkar arrives ahead of Cabinet meeting over Brexit

Ireland’s Prime Minister Leo Varadkar arrives at Government Buildings in Dublin ahead of a Cabinet meeting over Brexit, following London’s claim that negotiators had finally struck a draft agreement on the terms of Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union next March. IMAGES of arrivals