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# no - Thursday 7 February, 2019

May given official notice EU won't re-open withdrawal deal in 'robust' talks

Jean-Claude Juncker has, however, said he’s open to adding wording to the political declaration.

# no - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

Undecided on the blasphemy referendum? Campaigners go head-to-head to help you decide

The vote to remove the offence of blasphemy from the Constitution takes place on Friday.

# no - Sunday 27 May, 2018

'Not conservative ... just complicated' - Roscommon's repealers on the county's journey from No to Yes

Voters across Roscommon have been talking to each other, finally, about previously “taboo subjects”.

# no - Saturday 26 May, 2018

The results are in and the country has voted YES - Here's what happens now

The final results have just been announced, with the Yes side securing the majority vote.

# no - Thursday 24 May, 2018

No Disco: 'There wasn't really anything like it on RTÉ at the time'

A new radio documentary shows off the legacy of the iconic music TV show.

# no - Friday 22 September, 2017

Former Australian leader 'headbutted' on heated same-sex marriage campaign trail

Former prime minister Tony Abbott is a prominent opponent of the campaign for same-sex marriage in Australia.

# no - Monday 20 June, 2016

From The Daily Edge The Wikipedia entry for the crisp sandwich is an insult to the nation of Ireland Chipwich

# no - Friday 6 May, 2016

From The Daily Edge This girl tweeted that nobody showed up to her nana's art show and it was heartbreaking Magdalene

# no - Thursday 7 April, 2016

Dutch voters have sent out a strong anti-EU message to the world

Voters were asked if they supported the European Union’s association agreement with Ukraine.

# no - Thursday 10 March, 2016

Photos: Protesters chant outside Leinster House as TDs make their way into new Dáil Not Happy This post contains images

Photos: Protesters chant outside Leinster House as TDs make their way into new Dáil

Some members of the 32nd Dáil attended the demonstration.

# no - Saturday 26 December, 2015

Been asked to every social event over Christmas? Why is it so difficult to just say no?

Do you feel obliged to say yes to everything? You might need to learn to set boundaries, writes Karl Melvin.

# no - Friday 18 December, 2015

Met Éireann says the chance of snow this Christmas is "virtually zero"

The rain doesn’t look to be going anywhere though.

# no - Monday 21 September, 2015

Someone's launched a (very) last minute challenge against same-sex marriage

Gerry Walshe, an electrician from Clare, wants a judicial review.

# no - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

An Australian documentary about the marriage referendum has been getting a huge response

The programme looked at a lot of the key players in the campaign.

# no - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge Tom Hardy effortlessly shut down a journalist asking about women in Mad Max Just No

Tom Hardy effortlessly shut down a journalist asking about women in Mad Max

It only takes one word.

# no - Sunday 24 May, 2015

Why did Roscommon-South Leitrim vote No?

It was the only constituency to do so.

# no - Saturday 23 May, 2015

How did your constituency vote in the marriage referendum?

Here’s how they voted where you’re from.

# no - Friday 22 May, 2015

People are coming #HomeToVote and it's making Ireland fierce emotional

Chopping a giant onion here, sorry.

No selfies or badges: What you need to know before you vote today

Here’s everything you need to know.

# no - Thursday 21 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge 8 questions we have for the man with the oven glove Back To The Kitchen

8 questions we have for the man with the oven glove

Can we have it?

# no - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

'Sorry to hear about your cancer, but maybe it's the will of God'

Journalist Una Mullally has received an outpouring of support after tweeting homophobic hatemail.

Bishop: 'I would hate if people voted No for bigoted, nasty, bullying reasons'

Donal McKeown is calling for churchgoers to make up their own mind on what way to vote in the same-sex marriage referendum.

# no - Monday 18 May, 2015

Louis Walsh joins the Irish celebs backing a Yes vote

How are other well-known Irish names voting in the referendum? We take a look.

# no - Sunday 17 May, 2015

Lots of TDs and Senators are voting No in that 'other' referendum next week Presidential Age This post contains videos

Lots of TDs and Senators are voting No in that 'other' referendum next week has surveyed all Oireachtas members on how they’re voting in both referendums next Friday.

Surrogacy in Ireland: Where do we stand?

The referendum on marriage equality is only a few days away. However, other issues have been entering the debate.

# no - Saturday 16 May, 2015

With less than a week to go, the Yes side is sustaining a commanding poll lead

It will take a big turnaround for the proposal to be defeated.

# no - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

The No campaign says that there are thousands of people who are "being silenced"

They also had some words for the Referendum Commissioner.

# no - Sunday 10 May, 2015

Catholic leaders are out in force arguing against same-sex marriage

One bishop believes schoolbooks that view marriage as solely between a man and a woman could face legal challenges if the vote is passed.

# no - Monday 13 April, 2015

If Australian parents don't vaccinate their kids, they could miss out on €10k in benefits No Jab No Pay This post contains a poll

If Australian parents don't vaccinate their kids, they could miss out on €10k in benefits

Under current Australian laws, parents who have “conscientious objections” about jabs can still claim payments.

# no - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

Maynooth Students' Union receive 'sick and disturbing' postcard from 'Vote No' campaign

The union is voting today on whether or not a Pride flag should be raised on campus in support of equality.

# no - Friday 13 March, 2015

Australian Prime Minister chomps down on raw onion with the skin still on

He said it was better than any other onions he tasted for a long time…

# no - Saturday 13 December, 2014

Former Waterford Crystal workers unanimously vote in favour of €178m pension deal

The factory in Waterford closed in 2009.

# no - Monday 8 December, 2014

Can you guess which party's voters are least supportive of same-sex marriage?

A new poll has found increased support overall for the introduction of same-sex marriage.

# no - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

The inevitable "not enough, not even close" reactions to the Government's big announcement

How are people feeling in the wake of this afternoon’s set-piece announcement in the Dáil? Here’s how…

# no - Saturday 8 November, 2014

"Bonkers" ... That's what Peter Robinson thinks of the 'gay marriage cake' row

An Antrim bakery firm is being taken to court over its refusal to bake a Bert & Ernie ‘pro-gay marriage’ cake.

# no - Sunday 26 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge That 'sexy Ebola nurse' Hallowe'en costume is a fake Just No

That 'sexy Ebola nurse' Hallowe'en costume is a fake

But, you CAN get one, if you really want one.

# no - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

On eve of Scottish referendum, polls suggest the pro-union vote will clinch it

Both sides have one more day of campaigning before the public go to the polls tomorrow.

# no - Friday 12 September, 2014

Ian Paisley: 1926 - 2014

The sight of the firebrand preacher bounding across the grass in Farmleigh to shake Bertie Ahern’s hand was a genuine ‘wow’ moment in Irish politics. But for decades, the DUP founder was known as ‘Dr No’.

# no - Sunday 7 September, 2014

British govt to Scotland: We'll give you more powers... if you vote no to independence

This came after a poll out the pro-independence camp ahead for the first time.

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