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# ahern - Tuesday 24 October, 2017

'God knows what will happen': Bertie's cryptic answer on if he'll run for president

Rejoining Fianna Fáil would be the first hurdle an Ahern candidacy would have to overcome.

# ahern - Saturday 3 December, 2016

'Give Bertie Ahern a break, he's off doing his gardening'

“If he applies to join Fianna Fáil, I’ll come back to you.”

# ahern - Thursday 16 July, 2015

Bertie: If hindsight was foresight, I'd be a billionaire

The former taoiseach is giving evidence to the inquiry this afternoon.

What's Bertie been up to?

The former taoiseach is before the banking inquiry this week, but what’s he been doing since he left office?

# ahern - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

Bertie: Bank crisis was the reason I went grey in just six months

The former taoiseach spoke to school pupils in Wales yesterday.

# ahern - Thursday 16 October, 2014

Record number of animals removed from Ballinasloe Horse Fair despite 'considerable progress'

The festival this month saw 37 animals taken into the care of the ISPCA, 28 of which were dogs.

# ahern - Saturday 22 February, 2014

Cecilia Ahern says Bertie ‘has always genuinely cared and always put Ireland before himself’

The best-selling author and daughter of the former taoiseach has defended her father in an interview to be broadcast tomorrow.

# ahern - Friday 6 December, 2013

In pictures: Mandela's Irish visits

The South African leader visited Ireland on three occasions, most recently for the Special Olympics in 2003.

# ahern - Sunday 8 April, 2012

Bertie: 'I have always got on well with the Irish people'

The former Taoiseach has criticised the media and the findings of the Mahon Tribunal in an interview with the Irish Sun on Sunday today.

# ahern - Sunday 25 March, 2012

The Daily Fix: Sunday

All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as any of the bits and pieces you may have missed.

Ahern's former partner 'desolate' over rejection of Tribunal evidence

Celia Larkin describes Ahern as “sometimes downright rude”, but that she never thought him guilty of corruption.

Ahern "hurt and disappointed" by Mahon, will leave Fianna Fáil

“I can’t allow this blemish on my character to go unanswered,” former Taoiseach says of Mahon report.