Minister for Education and Science Mary Hanafin TD pictured at the re-opening of the Crawford Observatory, in UCC.
By David Conachy
Minister for Justice Michael McDowell enjoys a laugh with party colleagues before the race for Leader of the PD's
By Brenda Fitzsimons
Progressive Democrats Michael McDowell and Mary Harney photographed at their annual delegates' conference.
By Henry Wills
Senator Martin Manseragh and former Irish Ambassador to Britain Noel Dorr, at Davitt Centenary celebrations, in Straide, Co. Mayo.
By Graham Hughes
Taoiseach Bertie Ahern feels the pressure during a time in the year where his leadership was under threat
By Bryan O’Brien
Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams and Mary Lou McDonald MEP at Ard Chomhairle (National Executive) meeting in Dublin.
By Naoise Culhane
An Taoiseach Bertie Ahern T.D. and Minister for Environment Dick Roche T.D. launch the new cycle path from Sutton to Sandycove.
A delegate finds a political speech tiresome at Ard Fheis.
By Nick Bradshaw
An Taoiseach Bertie Ahern TD at the parties Ard Fheis in Dublin
By Eamon Ward
Taoiseach Bertie Ahern contemplates his next move on the day allegations of the Manchester payments unfold
Reverend Ian Paisley DUP, photographed at Stormont Belfast during talks on devolution.
Taoiseach Bertie Ahern during his Leaders speech at the Ard Fheis.