Leo Varadkar

Leo Varadkar has been hung out to dry by the EU

21 February 2020 15:07

A year ago, did anyone look like they would come out of Brexit better than Leo Varadkar? Here was a…

Varadkar resigns

21 February 2020 0:15

Leo Varadkar, the Irish Taoiseach, has tendered his resignation. After gambling his political career on an election in which he…

Leo Varadkar has paid the price for banging on about Brexit

12 February 2020 7:03

There has been a revolt in Ireland. Not a huge one. It isn’t a Brexit-sized rebellion. It isn’t an all-out…

Why Varadkar’s Brexit bashing is falling flat

29 January 2020 7:18

Leo Varadkar did not pull any punches in his interview with BBC Political Editor Laura Kuennsberg on Monday. Embroiled in…

Johnson and Varadkar: It’s not over yet

10 October 2019 16:25

Is all hope lost that a Brexit deal can be agreed before 31 October? That’s been the mood music coming…

Is Leo Varadkar climbing down over Brexit?

18 July 2019 14:42

Leo Varadkar certainly talks tough when it comes to Brexit, but is the Irish PM preparing to back down? Mr S.…

Derailing Brexit isn’t Leo Varadkar’s only aim

27 April 2019 9:00

I agree with much of Liam Halligan’s analysis of the Irish government’s approach to Brexit (‘Good Friday disagreement’, 20 April).…

Brexit, Ireland and the Trump question

17 March 2017 21:00

We all have our roles.  In the world order which we inhabit, Ireland has one chief international responsibility: each St…