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# speech

This year
Simon Harris to tell FG Ard Fheis that tougher penalties are needed for anti-social behaviour
Varadkar denies softening language on Gaza during US trip, says tailoring message for audience needed
Last year
'Trust has been shattered': Catherine Martin says RTÉ must change to secure funding
‘You can forget that piano …’ - Colin Farrell’s heartwarming Golden Globes acceptance speech
All time
Truss and Sturgeon join King Charles III for queen's thanksgiving service
'I feel a fraud now' - Chris Kamara opens up on condition affecting speech
Micheál Martin: Failure to form Northern Ireland Executive is 'unacceptable'
Taoiseach tells European Parliament that Ireland strongly supports Ukraine joining EU
Micheál Martin addresses UN General Assembly and talks peace and benefits of EU membership
Duncan Smith: TDs in the Dáil who throw around references to Nazis need to think again
Duncan Smith
‘We need to stay focused and get through these next few months’: Read Micheál Martin's address in full
Joe Biden: 'The numbers tell us a clear and convincing story'
President says we can't 'continue with the mere placing of a green lens on economic policies' to save the planet
'We can overcome the toughest challenges': Martin's speech to the Dáil after being elected Taoiseach
Varadkar: 'Racism too is a virus... We don't need to look across the Atlantic to find racism'
Trump refuses to shake Pelosi's hand, then she rips up his speech
Donald Trump greeted with cheers and protests during Veterans Day speech
Taoiseach says he'd sooner bring back wolves to Ireland than let Sinn Féin into government
Irish and UK reaction as Theresa May announces she will step down as party leader
Bono pays a visit to the Dáil to hear US Speaker Nancy Pelosi speak
Expect some not-so-subtle election promises as Fine Gaelers land in Wexford
Taiwan reunification with China 'inevitable' says President Xi Jinping
Varadkar says FG can look proudly to its record in 'caring for families'
Dundalk manager Stephen Kenny uses PFAI awards speech to highlight homelessness
Michael D Higgins' speech outlines his plans for the next seven years
Varadkar understands why people might be 'sceptical' that Fine Gael can solve the homeless crisis
Leo pays tribute to the 88 Irish peacekeepers who never made it home
Apologising for criminalisation of homosexuality Varadkar says 'people allowed the law to do its bashing for them'
Arlene Foster talks about her dad being shot by the IRA and 'no logic' in a hard border
Bill Clinton warns political stalemate could result in the North going 'back into the hell of the Troubles'
Leo Varadkar presents Donald Trump with bowl of shamrock in St Patrick's Day ceremony
Frances McDormand asks all female nominees to stand in rousing Oscars speech
May moots 'associate membership' of EU agencies, concedes neither side can have 'exactly what we want'
Boris Johnson refuses to rule out resignation over UK's Brexit stance
US college professor cancels cultural freedoms class after use of racial slur causes anger
Can Trump stick to a script? We'll find out tomorrow
Trump to release medical records after questions over his health arise
Gerry Adams expected to set out his 'future intentions' at the Sinn Féin Ard Fheis this weekend
Leo Varadkar promises to cut taxes for middle income earners and bring in paid family parental leave
Donald Trump says 'he hears' Ireland is about to drop its corporation tax rate to 8%