Leo Varadkar

The Northern Ireland secretary has sent a clear message to those pushing for a no-deal Brexit: “There would have to be a hard border.”

Brexiteers are undermining 20 years of peace in Northern Ireland and are fraying relationships between Britain and Ireland, the Irish prime minister has warned.

European Council president Donald Tusk has used his latest speech to respond to comments made at Conservative party conference.

European Council president Donald Tusk has used Instagram to troll Theresa May on her Chequers plan.

This week Andrew Adonis discusses whether Ireland could be Europe’s new liberal icon.

Michael White on how Brexit realist Philip Hammond lit Fleet Street’s blue touchpaper.

MICHAEL WHITE sees a glummer holiday ahead amid fears we may end up worse off than in the seventies.

Irish premier Leo Varadkar has boosted Theresa May in her ongoing tussle with the hard Brexiteers over her EU withdrawal White Paper.

MICHAEL WHITE discusses U-turns from the PM and Boris Johnson as they try to keep a lid on the Brexit betrayal chaos

Charlie Connelly on a book that brings a new level of analysis to the divisive issue on which Ireland is about to decide.

The country’s close-call referendum on abortion will reveal much about a changing nation, says Jason Walsh

There is no “spirit of revenge” in the Brexit negotiations, the EU’s Chief Negotiator Michel Barnier has said.

STEVE ANGLESEY names the worst Brexiteers of the week

Ireland has always been the Achilles heel of Brexit because of three words: Good Friday Agreement.

Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar has dismissed Number 10’s proposals for people crossing the Irish border to have to pre-register after Brexit.

The New European’s Editor-at-Large on Theresa May’s strategy of wishful thinking in Brexit negotiations

The Trade Secretary who travelled all that way for a packet of crisps.

The New European’s Editor-at-Large, Alstair Campbell, on the reasons why French president Emmanuel Macron is the real heir to Tony Blair.

The border issue may have been fudged for now, but when it comes to Ireland, much else has become abundantly clear, says DEIRDRE HEENAN.

Steve Anglesey counts down the worst Brexiteers of the week.

London and Dublin have clashed over whether the Brexit agreement intended to trigger trade talks is legally binding or not.

The Irish border stalemate has deepened with Liam Fox saying a final decision cannot be made until a trade deal is struck.

The New European’s editor-at-large on why his passionately anti-Brexit stance stems from a love of Britain

Dublin has intensified the pressure on Number 10 declaring Brexit will not progress until an agreement about the border is struck.

The European Union’s starry logo glistens in the sun on a plaque by a roundabout just outside Longford, a market town about 80 miles from Dublin in the Irish Midlands.

Old bigotries dissolve, but they are quickly replaced by new ones if the vacuum is only filled by economic failure and inequality, by uncertainty compounded by weak leadership.

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