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#Labour

# labour - Saturday 13 January, 2018

Twitter erupted last night after people started a rumour that Kylie Jenner was gone into labour
# Baby Jenner
From The Daily Edge
# Baby Jenner

Twitter erupted last night after people started a rumour that Kylie Jenner was gone into labour

Jan 13th 2018, 11:32 AM 9,155 Views 5 Comments

What’s going on Kylie?

# labour - Friday 29 December, 2017

British infrastructure tsar quits, calling Brexit a 'populist spasm worthy of Donald Trump'
# Brexit
# Brexit

British infrastructure tsar quits, calling Brexit a 'populist spasm worthy of Donald Trump'

Dec 29th 2017, 8:36 PM 30,355 Views 106 Comments

He penned a scathing resignation letter for Theresa May.

# labour - Thursday 14 December, 2017

Labour's Alan Kelly has asked the Justice Minister if his phone is being tapped
# Mccabe Scandal
# Mccabe Scandal

Labour's Alan Kelly has asked the Justice Minister if his phone is being tapped

Dec 14th 2017, 11:23 AM 27,959 Views 73 Comments

His concerns come after his parliamentary questions which unravelled Fitzgerald’s email scandal.

# labour - Saturday 9 December, 2017

'Enda Kelly' and 'presidential elections': The recent missteps from UK politicians on Ireland
# They Did Say It
# They Did Say It

'Enda Kelly' and 'presidential elections': The recent missteps from UK politicians on Ireland

Dec 9th 2017, 7:00 AM 29,323 Views 63 Comments

Some British politicians have got things a bit wrong when trying to highlight Ireland’s tough stance on Brexit negotiations.

# labour - Tuesday 28 November, 2017

Former minister says next Dáil may have to dissolve 'at earliest possible moment' over constituency changes
# High Court
# High Court

Former minister says next Dáil may have to dissolve 'at earliest possible moment' over constituency changes

Nov 28th 2017, 12:02 PM 13,578 Views 22 Comments

Tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald’s expected resignation may avert an imminent general election.

# labour - Monday 27 November, 2017

Former minister says having general election before constituency changes are made would be 'unconstitutional'
# High Court
# High Court

Former minister says having general election before constituency changes are made would be 'unconstitutional'

Nov 27th 2017, 11:49 AM 17,133 Views 47 Comments

Joe Costello has submitted a High Court challenge in an attempt to prevent the dissolution of the Dáil until planned constituency changes are made.

# labour - Monday 6 November, 2017

'We need to see a dramatic change': Alan Kelly throws down gauntlet to Brendan Howlin
# Labour Pains
# Labour Pains

'We need to see a dramatic change': Alan Kelly throws down gauntlet to Brendan Howlin

Nov 6th 2017, 9:24 AM 14,150 Views 57 Comments

It was put to Kelly that he was putting Labour leader Brendan Howlin “on notice” by calling for such rapid change.

# labour - Saturday 21 October, 2017

Sinn Féin the big loser in latest opinion poll
# Red C
# Red C

Sinn Féin the big loser in latest opinion poll

Oct 21st 2017, 5:57 PM 39,859 Views 168 Comments

The latest opinion poll by Red C for the Sunday Business Post shows somewhat diminishing returns for Gerry Adams’ party.

# labour - Sunday 8 October, 2017

Ghost of Thatcher haunts May as she fights plot to oust her
# Tory Troubles
# Tory Troubles

Ghost of Thatcher haunts May as she fights plot to oust her

Oct 8th 2017, 2:29 PM 12,637 Views 36 Comments

The British Prime Minister might demote Boris Johnson in a cabinet reshuffle.

# labour - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

Labour wants banks to pay double their levy but says tax cuts would be 'foolish'
# Budget 2018
# Budget 2018

Labour wants banks to pay double their levy but says tax cuts would be 'foolish'

Oct 4th 2017, 6:14 PM 6,667 Views 48 Comments

Leader of the party Brendan Howlin said the plan “cut poverty, not taxes”.

# labour - Saturday 23 September, 2017

Fine Gael has jumped in the latest opinion poll to its highest level since the election
# All Smiles
# All Smiles

Fine Gael has jumped in the latest opinion poll to its highest level since the election

Sep 23rd 2017, 5:41 PM 20,102 Views 161 Comments

The party now commands a 30% level of support.

# labour - Thursday 31 August, 2017

Business leaders welcome Macron's labour reforms but trade unions aren't so happy
# Unemployment
# Unemployment

Business leaders welcome Macron's labour reforms but trade unions aren't so happy

Aug 31st 2017, 6:34 PM 9,289 Views 33 Comments

France’s biggest trade union is planning street protests next month.

# labour - Saturday 29 July, 2017

Sadiq Khan says he's 'unclear what Donald Trump's beef is with me'
# Mayor Of London
# Mayor Of London

Sadiq Khan says he's 'unclear what Donald Trump's beef is with me'

Jul 29th 2017, 1:01 PM 23,014 Views 97 Comments

In an interview with the Guardian, the Mayor of London spoke about what he’s achieved, reversing Brexit, and Grenfell Tower.

# labour - Sunday 23 July, 2017

New poll shows Irish Government at its highest approval ratings since 2011
# Party Like It's
# Party Like It's

New poll shows Irish Government at its highest approval ratings since 2011

Jul 23rd 2017, 11:05 AM 16,798 Views 159 Comments

The election of Leo Varadkar as Taoiseach seems to have had a positive effect on the electorate from Fine Gael’s point of view.

# labour - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

Minimum wage: Taoiseach welcomes recommendation of €9.55 per hour
# 30 Cent Richer
# 30 Cent Richer

Minimum wage: Taoiseach welcomes recommendation of €9.55 per hour

Jul 18th 2017, 2:50 PM 15,070 Views 60 Comments

The ‘living wage’ currently stands at €11.70 an hour.

# labour - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

Scheme to give you 10c back for each bottle and can could cost €120m to roll-out
# Recycling
# Recycling

Scheme to give you 10c back for each bottle and can could cost €120m to roll-out

Jul 11th 2017, 12:45 PM 39,518 Views 66 Comments

In a rare move, the Labour Party announced last week that it would co-sponsor the Green Party’s Waste Reduction Bill.

# labour - Monday 10 July, 2017

Theresa May is now asking Labour for ideas as bad news piles up for the British PM
# Under Pressure
# Under Pressure

Theresa May is now asking Labour for ideas as bad news piles up for the British PM

Jul 10th 2017, 10:42 AM 22,595 Views 90 Comments

Her party is trailing in the polls and party members are saying she is ‘dead in the water’.

# labour - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

Fianna Fáil wants to bring back town councils - three years after we scrapped them
# Local Reps
# Local Reps

Fianna Fáil wants to bring back town councils - three years after we scrapped them

Jun 27th 2017, 1:09 PM 12,506 Views 64 Comments

Town councils were abolished by former Minister Phil Hogan in 2014.

# labour - Saturday 24 June, 2017

'Rise, like lions after slumber': Jeremy Corbyn got a rapturous reception at Glastonbury today
# Jc Hope
# Jc Hope

'Rise, like lions after slumber': Jeremy Corbyn got a rapturous reception at Glastonbury today

Jun 24th 2017, 5:35 PM 20,972 Views 46 Comments

The Conservatives have yet to agree a deal that will see it hold a majority with DUP support.

# labour - Sunday 18 June, 2017

'The millennial vote is key' - Can Corbynmania be harnessed by Ireland's Labour party?
# Winning Formula
# Winning Formula

'The millennial vote is key' - Can Corbynmania be harnessed by Ireland's Labour party?

Jun 18th 2017, 9:00 PM 15,380 Views 119 Comments

The systems may be different but does the message translate?

# labour - Friday 16 June, 2017

Fianna Fáil says there 'will be consequences' over judge's appointment
# Attorney General
# Attorney General

Fianna Fáil says there 'will be consequences' over judge's appointment

Jun 16th 2017, 1:15 PM 51,556 Views 81 Comments

The party has called on the Attorney General to not accept her new Court of Appeal role.

# labour - Thursday 15 June, 2017

There are 79 unemployment blackspots in Ireland, with Limerick worst affected
# Census
# Census

There are 79 unemployment blackspots in Ireland, with Limerick worst affected

Jun 15th 2017, 11:02 AM 66,698 Views 84 Comments

Meanwhile, the number of women looking after the home or family has continued to decline.

# labour - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

Everyone on the internet is swooning over Jeremy Corbyn's handsome son
# Tommy Corbyn
From The Daily Edge
# Tommy Corbyn

Everyone on the internet is swooning over Jeremy Corbyn's handsome son

Jun 13th 2017, 4:36 PM 9,670 Views 5 Comments

Tommy Corbyn could give you the world’s best best father-in-law.

'Sensible' Tories holding secret talks with Labour to ensure a soft Brexit
# Brexit Wounds
# Brexit Wounds

'Sensible' Tories holding secret talks with Labour to ensure a soft Brexit

Jun 13th 2017, 7:08 AM 11,610 Views 20 Comments

Theresa May is facing pressure on all sides as she looks to form a government to lead the Brexit negotiations.

# labour - Saturday 10 June, 2017

'I was clearly wrong': How Jeremy Corbyn confounded expectations in the UK's election
# Underdog
# Underdog

'I was clearly wrong': How Jeremy Corbyn confounded expectations in the UK's election

Jun 10th 2017, 7:00 AM 15,611 Views 32 Comments

He received massive praise yesterday from some of his harshest critics.

# labour - Friday 9 June, 2017

With support from grime artists and actors, young voters turned out in droves for Corbyn
# Grime4corbyn
# Grime4corbyn

With support from grime artists and actors, young voters turned out in droves for Corbyn

Jun 9th 2017, 8:36 AM 12,938 Views 21 Comments

The youth vote appears to have been galvanised in this election, with a majority opting for Labour and Jeremy Corbyn.

Sterling tumbles in wake of UK election
# Hung Parliament
# Hung Parliament

Sterling tumbles in wake of UK election

Jun 9th 2017, 7:26 AM 33,534 Views 26 Comments

The British pound saw its biggest daily fall since January.

'Theresa Dismay': Here's how the UK papers are reacting to the historic election result
# Cor Blimey
# Cor Blimey

'Theresa Dismay': Here's how the UK papers are reacting to the historic election result

Jun 9th 2017, 7:07 AM 35,658 Views 46 Comments

The papers are united in their shock at May failing to win a majority, with many calling it a disaster.

# labour - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

Labour's Diane Abbott takes break from campaigning due to ill health
# General Election
# General Election

Labour's Diane Abbott takes break from campaigning due to ill health

Jun 7th 2017, 9:58 AM 20,964 Views 60 Comments

Jeremy Corbyn said Lyn Brown will fill in for Abbott as shadow home secretary.

# labour - Saturday 3 June, 2017

Poll: Who do you want to be the next British Prime Minister?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Who do you want to be the next British Prime Minister?

Jun 3rd 2017, 9:23 AM 24,837 Views 95 Comments

The Labour party is catching up with the Conservatives in the polls.

May accused of 'broken promises', but defends 'having the balls to call election'
# Brexit
# Brexit

May accused of 'broken promises', but defends 'having the balls to call election'

Jun 3rd 2017, 8:23 AM 10,670 Views 29 Comments

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, meanwhile, was criticised over his “letter to Santa Claus” – also known as his party’s spending manifesto.

# labour - Saturday 27 May, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn says IRA bombing campaign was 'completely wrong'
# The Troubles
# The Troubles

Jeremy Corbyn says IRA bombing campaign was 'completely wrong'

May 27th 2017, 5:07 PM 15,312 Views 69 Comments

The UK Labour leader has been coming under pressure to clarify his stance on the IRA’s bombing campaign.

# labour - Friday 26 May, 2017

Labour catching up in polls as UK politicians resume campaigning after Manchester attack
# Comeback Kid
# Comeback Kid

Labour catching up in polls as UK politicians resume campaigning after Manchester attack

May 26th 2017, 7:58 AM 12,329 Views 34 Comments

Jeremy Corbyn is expected to say that the war on terror has failed in a speech later day.

# labour - Monday 22 May, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn 'on the right side of history' - Sinn Féin
# Ira Bombings
# Ira Bombings

Jeremy Corbyn 'on the right side of history' - Sinn Féin

May 22nd 2017, 5:40 PM 16,486 Views 61 Comments

The UK Labour leader has been accused of failing to condemn the IRA’s bombing campaigns.

# labour - Sunday 21 May, 2017

'It's never mattered more': Brits living in Ireland have until tomorrow to have a say in general election
# Get Up Stand Up
# Get Up Stand Up

'It's never mattered more': Brits living in Ireland have until tomorrow to have a say in general election

May 21st 2017, 8:30 PM 20,690 Views 38 Comments

UK citizens living in Ireland who registered to vote up to 15 years ago can vote in the upcoming general election.

# labour - Saturday 20 May, 2017

'If May wins a landslide it'll be a disaster for Ireland' - Tim Farron on Brexit, Ireland, and Labour's self-destruction
# Third Man Tackle
# Third Man Tackle

'If May wins a landslide it'll be a disaster for Ireland' - Tim Farron on Brexit, Ireland, and Labour's self-destruction

May 20th 2017, 10:00 PM 21,798 Views 39 Comments

The Liberal Democrats leader is looking to turn his party’s fortunes around in next month’s UK general election.

# labour - Friday 19 May, 2017

'Contempt for Dáil Éireann': Government still plans to sell AIB shares despite vote against it
# Not Binding
# Not Binding

'Contempt for Dáil Éireann': Government still plans to sell AIB shares despite vote against it

May 19th 2017, 8:41 AM 17,176 Views 53 Comments

The Government yesterday forgot to vote against a motion delaying the sale.

# labour - Thursday 18 May, 2017

Dáil votes to keep AIB shares because the government forgot to vote
# AIB
# AIB

Dáil votes to keep AIB shares because the government forgot to vote

May 18th 2017, 2:30 PM 32,483 Views 41 Comments

“Remarkable way for it to happen,” Labour leader Brendan Howlin said.

# labour - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

'Radical' or 'nonsensical'? Jeremy Corbyn's manifesto takes aim at high-earners
# Uk Election
# Uk Election

'Radical' or 'nonsensical'? Jeremy Corbyn's manifesto takes aim at high-earners

May 16th 2017, 2:20 PM 10,781 Views 68 Comments

A rise in UK corporation tax and no hard border with the North: Labour’s manifesto is good news for Ireland.

# labour - Monday 15 May, 2017

Angry voter confronts Theresa May over welfare cuts
# Campaign Trail
# Campaign Trail

Angry voter confronts Theresa May over welfare cuts

May 15th 2017, 5:17 PM 27,041 Views 59 Comments

“I can’t live on £100 a month.”