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# Election 2016

All time
Lucinda's bad day: Renua has failed to win a single Dáil seat
THE NEWBIES: Introducing your new first-time TDs
Could Fine Gael go into government on its own?
Legal heavyweights called in, as full recount to get under way in Dublin South-West
Will we have another election? Looking back to 1927 could help us find the answer
Ciara Meehan
PLAY-BY-PLAY: Three recounts and a decimated Cabinet
Sinn Féin will try to go into government - but is on high alert for another election
James Reilly loses Dáil seat, says he will now consider his future in politics
Environment Minister Alan Kelly has kept his seat
Green Party back as Eamon Ryan joins his deputy in Dáil
Two Healy-Rae brothers elected to the Dáil
'Fine Fáil' and 6 other things you need to know about this election
Poll: Should Enda step down as Fine Gael leader?
Full recounts in at least two constituencies - so how does it work?
Waiting for Joan: The Tánaiste hangs on to her seat
15 pictures that got us through election count day
WHERE IT'S AT: Neck and neck between Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael as counts go through the night
The doctor's long wait: Will James Reilly lose his seat in Dublin Fingal?
One in one to go: Massive Healy-Rae vote shoots brothers into the Dáil
Incredible - Maureen O'Sullivan has come back from the dead to take the final seat in Dublin Central
Renua leader Lucinda Creighton has lost her Dáil seat
Candidate removed from Mayo count centre after approaching Enda Kenny
Shatter alleges 'unnecessary interference' by Fine Gael in managing vote
Joan Burton survives: Labour leader keeps seat in Dublin West battle
Re-elected Enda Kenny: "Democracy is always exciting - but merciless"
Former Justice Minister Alan Shatter loses Dáil seat
"Mugabe would be proud" - spoiled votes all over the southeast because of papers not being stamped
"The government has been sacked": Mary Lou tops poll, says FG/FF deal not inevitable
'Tipperary has had a love for me for over 28 years' - Lowry elected on first count
Labour's demise puts abortion off the agenda for a decade, claims minister
LIVEBLOG: Bad news for government TDs as votes counted across the country
"It's fantastic!": Shane Ross on becoming the first TD elected to the 32nd Dáil
It looks like Renua might not win any Dáil seats
Justice Minister wins seat but Sinn Féin man gets more votes
In one of the country's most volatile constituencies, it's two become none for Labour
"We had to do a lot of unpopular things": Eamon Gilmore on Labour's election losses
Is Ireland going for more parish-pump politics?
Aaron McKenna
Enda the line? Bruton backs his leader after Fine Gael slump
Coalition rejected and 6 other things we already know about this election
Poll: Would you back a coalition between Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil?