The other is Simon Coveney, the housing minister, who is the son of former Fine Gael minister Hugh Coveney.
He added: "Having inherited a country and an economy that was decimated by mismanagement, Enda's strong leadership and ability to make hard decisions was recognised both at home and overseas and saw our worldwide reputation restored and strengthened".
Justice minister Frances Fitzgerald and education minister Richard Bruton may also run for the leadership.
While Noonan and Kenny have been widely praised for their management of the economy, their Fine Gael party lost a quarter of its seats at elections previous year as voters complained they were not feeling the recovery.
Mr Coveney has supporters including Health Minister Simon Harris and Senator James Reilly.
Mr O'Donovan said he believed the Minister for Social Protection had the best attributes for the job.
Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny said Wednesday he would step down as leader of his party and the country, leaving it to his successor to try to minimize any damage caused by the departure of its neighbor, the United Kingdom, from the European Union. He also travelled to Canada for talks with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
"[I want] to open a conversation with people who don't support us, people who've lost faith in us, or people who've maybe never considered voting for Fine Gael".
The process for electing the next Leader of Fine Gael is defined in Rule 49 of the Fine Gael Constitution and Rules. But his sole rival, Simon Coveney, was forced to deny that the race was all but over.
The Daesh attack killed 25 civilians, including five children, and 27 pro-government fighters, the Britain-based monitor said. More than 320,000 people have been killed in Syria since the conflict began with anti-government demonstrations in 2011.
Mortgage rates fell over the week ahead of the steep decline in the United States stock market, Freddie Mac reported. Interestingly, none of this week's respondents predict a rebound in mortgage rates in the next seven days.
The Senate needs a two-thirds majority, or 67 out of 100 votes, to find an official guilty and remove that person from office. Filemon Vela, while not specifically calling for impeachment, said proof of that report would be enough to start the process.
At least 25 people were injured following an accident involving an overturned charter bus on southbound I-95 in Harford County. Northbound traffic was reopened before 11 a.m., but the Susquehanna Hose Company urged motorists to use alternate routes.
There were five World Cups in between. "Not just me, but the whole team was working together towards achieving that dream". Sachin's post read: "Briefed our Hon'ble PM @ narendramodi about the film #SachinABillionDreams & received his blessings".
The Israeli man later told Israel's Channel 2 that the Palestinian he shot in self-defense "almost lynched" him. Some have begun refusing to drink water as well in recent days, according to supporters.
Both Kerr and Brown emphasized a better start on both ends in Game 2 to control the tempo from the opening tip. Once the Spurs got by, Brown's phone rang with a familiar caller ID - "Gregg Popovich, San Antonio Spurs".
McGregor signs deal for Mayweather fight
The move is critical because McGregor said he has agreed to terms with the UFC for a potential boxing match against Mayweather. Questions remain about how much money both fighters would get or when the fight would even take place.
Ruby Rose Trashes Katy Perry's New 'Swish Swish'
On Friday, Minaj took to Instagram to announce the release of Katy Perry's new song "Swish Swish" which she is featured on. Perry has not responded to Rose's tweets but it is no secret that she shares a turbulent history with Swift.
Reema Lagoo was talent house: Shubhangi
Her acting career spanned over four decades and She was last seen in the television show " Naamkaran ", aired on Star Plus. She once told me that my rawness is my strength and I should not try to act as if I know it all.
Korea on US missile defense system
The council demanded North Korea halt its tests and said it was ready to impose further sanctions. The meeting was convened two days after the country test fired a ballistic missile.
Toyota latest to dabble with flying vehicle concept
Toyota's financial contribution to Cartivator is relatively small if you're Toyota: around 40 million yen (a tad over $350,000). The group has been designing and developing a small three wheeled, four engined flying vehicle , known as the Skydrive .