Is pairtí polaitiúil é Fianna Fáil i bPoblacht na hÉireann. Tagann an t-ainm ón seanchas mar ba bhuíon laochra iad na Fianna faoi cheannas Fhinn Mhic Cumhaill. B'ainm "Inis Fáil" a glacadh mar ainm eile ar Éirinn. Bhí scoilt i Sinn Féin tar éis an conradh i 1922 idir Éirinn is an Bhreatain Mhór a chuir deireadh le Cogadh na Saoirse. D'fhág Eamon de Valera Sinn Féin i 1925 mar níor mhaith leis an bpairtí a suíocháin a ghlacadh sa Dháil mar gheall ar an mionn dílseachta do rí na Breataine. Ag an am sin, dúirt Seán Lemass gur 'pairtí leath-bhunreachtúil' ab ea an pairtí mar ní raibh ...
Mary Hanafin has been named as the new Deputy Leader of Fianna Fáil as part of Micheál Martin’s new front bench.
The front bench includes a number of Fianna Fáil candidates who are not TDs, as well as Senators, TDs and existing Ministers.
Three non-TDs who are candidates have also been named on Micheál Martin's front bench.
Brian Lenihan remains as Finance Spokesperson while current Government Chief Whip John Curran was named as Justice Spokesperson.
Barry Andrews has been named as Health Spokesperson, while Tánaiste Mary Coughlan keeps ...
Fianna Fail was forced to remove all their posters from a town after complaints that they had ignored a 'gentleman's agreement' to preserve the local environmental heritage.
Fine Gael reacted with fury after posters -- most of which were emblazoned with the face of new FF leader Micheal Martin -- were erected around the town centre and approach roads to Clonakilty in west Cork.
Amid the anger, the posters also proved to be a source of potential embarrassment for FG's candidate and local standard-bearer -- councillor Jim Daly -- after some motorists thought it was ...
In 1906 the Liberal Party swept to a landslide victory in the British General Election. Within 16 years the party’s vote collapsed. David Lloyd George was the last Liberal to hold the office of Prime Minister. The rise of Labour and internal dissension put paid to the party’s position as a leading player in British politics.
By the 1970’s the party was reduced to six seats in the House of Commons. Since then it has had a mini-revival. Last May it became a junior partner in a Conservative-led government.
Does a similar fate await Fianna Fail, the dominant political ...
O'Dea selected for FF but Collins still in background - Limerick Leader Limerick LeaderO'Dea selected for FF but Collins still in backgroundLimerick LeaderDeputy Willie O'Dea secured the Limerick City nomination to stand for Fianna Fail in the next general election at the party convention in the Strand Hotel. Pictured with Sean Fleming TD, FF spokesperson on Public Expenditure and Reform. Picture: Keith ...
Winston Churchill: one of his era's great boozers - Irish Times Irish TimesWinston Churchill: one of his era's great boozersIrish TimesYesterday was the 50th anniversary of Winston Churchill's funeral. Depending on your mood, you could mist up while remembering the docklands cranes dipping as his coffin passed or angrily point out that he “sent in the Black and Tans, you know”. This ...a další »
FF and SF swerve question of no confidence motion in Barrett - Irish Times Newstalk 106-108 fmFF and SF swerve question of no confidence motion in BarrettIrish TimesCeann Comhairle Seán Barrett is facing the prospect of the main Opposition parties expressing no confidence in him after he suggested Fianna Fáil and Sinn Féin were attempting to undermine him. Micheál Martin called on Mr Barrett to withdraw comments ...Barrett under pressure as no-confidence motion consideredIrish IndependentOpposition have no confidence in Ceann ComhairleRTE.ieFianna Fáil TD: No confidence in Ceann Comhairle unless he ...Newstalk 106-108 fmIrish Mirror -Irish Examiner -BBC Newsvšech 48 zpravodajských článků »
Bertie: Martin's Fianna Fáil is destined to fail - Irish Independent Irish IndependentBertie: Martin's Fianna Fáil is destined to failIrish IndependentThe former Fianna Fáil leader, who was ousted from the party following the publication of the damning Mahon Tribunal findings, also refused to say if he believed Micheál Martin could lead the party into Government. Mr Ahern said Fianna Fáil would ...Stephen Collins: Dáil antics and water charge protesters fail to ...Irish TimesAhern: No return to power in 2016Irish ExaminerBertie: Fianna Fáil won't be back on government benches after next ...Yahoo News UKSlugger O'Toolevšech 13 zpravodajských článků »