Enda Kenny

Open border with Northern Ireland "critical" after Brexit, Kenny says

Keeping an open border with Northern Ireland is "critical" after Britain leaves the European Union, Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny said on Wednesday.

Britain, Ireland committed to preserving open borders, pledge leaders

Britain is committed to preserving its open border with the Republic of Ireland, Prime Minister Theresa May said after meeting Tuesday with Irish counterpart Enda Kenny in the latest round of talks on how to navigate a British exit from the European Union.

Exit poll: Ireland governing coalition to lose majority

Ireland's governing coalition led by outgoing Prime Minister Enda Kenny may have lost its overall majority in parliament, according to an exit poll released after voting ended in Friday's election.

Ireland sets election date as Kenny eyes re-election

Ireland is due to go to the polls on February 26, with falling unemployment and a rebounding economy likely to secure a win for the ruling Fine Gael party and Prime Minister Enda Kenny. What is uncertain is how the junior coalition partner, the Labour party, will fare.