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#Parties

# parties - Tuesday 21 January, 2020

The pension age is now a major election issue - so where do all the parties stand?
# Retirement Age
# Retirement Age

The pension age is now a major election issue - so where do all the parties stand?

Jan 21st 2020, 12:05 AM 52,093 Views 125 Comments

The pension age is set to increase to 67 in 2021, and 68 in 2028.

# parties - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Everyone in the Oireachtas is to 'promote dignity and respect' for their colleagues
# Principles
# Principles

Everyone in the Oireachtas is to 'promote dignity and respect' for their colleagues

Nov 14th 2017, 10:42 PM 6,321 Views 23 Comments

They have agreed they will “adopt consistent standards” on the issue in the wake of sexual assault and harassment scandals here and abroad.

# parties - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

A lawsuit claiming Donald Trump raped a 13-year-old girl has been refiled in New York
# Pleaded Loudly
# Pleaded Loudly

A lawsuit claiming Donald Trump raped a 13-year-old girl has been refiled in New York

Oct 4th 2016, 2:37 PM 593,886 Views 105 Comments

A woman claims the Republican presidential nominee sexually assaulted and raped her in 1994 when she was just 13 years old.

# parties - Friday 26 February, 2016

Exit poll: Fianna Fáil surge but it's bad news for Fine Gael-Labour coalition
# Exit Poll
# Exit Poll

Exit poll: Fianna Fáil surge but it's bad news for Fine Gael-Labour coalition

Feb 26th 2016, 10:55 PM 98,632 Views 347 Comments

The first exit poll is in.

# parties - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

This swingers venue went on fire last night
# Birmingham
# Birmingham

This swingers venue went on fire last night

Dec 29th 2015, 2:05 PM 23,468 Views 23 Comments

The cause of the fire is unknown at this stage.

# parties - Friday 11 December, 2015

13 things you should never do at the office Christmas party
# Put Down The Champers
# Put Down The Champers

13 things you should never do at the office Christmas party

Dec 11th 2015, 8:00 PM 44,910 Views 54 Comments

You have been warned.

# parties - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

This story about police seizing cans from 'youths' is delighting the internet
# Damn Youths
From The Daily Edge
# Damn Youths

This story about police seizing cans from 'youths' is delighting the internet

Nov 10th 2015, 6:13 PM 8,804 Views 1 Comment

You’ve gotta love small town police forces…

# parties - Sunday 26 July, 2015

Independents top the latest poll with 31% support
# Red C Poll
# Red C Poll

Independents top the latest poll with 31% support

Jul 26th 2015, 7:51 PM 22,525 Views 156 Comments

There was a drop in support for both Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil in The Sunday Business Post Red C poll.

# parties - Friday 3 April, 2015

The 11 people you never want to meet at a house party
# Party Down
From The Daily Edge
# Party Down

The 11 people you never want to meet at a house party

Apr 3rd 2015, 8:15 PM 13,126 Views 7 Comments

There’s always one (or five).

# parties - Saturday 14 February, 2015

Can Fianna Fáil entice more women by holding bootcamps?*
# Gender Quotas
# Gender Quotas

Can Fianna Fáil entice more women by holding bootcamps?*

Feb 14th 2015, 3:00 PM 9,347 Views 67 Comments

*No, not the muscle kind.

# parties - Saturday 24 January, 2015

Fianna Fáil aren't 'going to prostitute themselves to anyone'
# Coalition
# Coalition

Fianna Fáil aren't 'going to prostitute themselves to anyone'

Jan 24th 2015, 2:18 PM 9,653 Views 72 Comments

Willie O’Dea isn’t keen on the idea of coalition with Fine Gael.

# parties - Friday 12 December, 2014

Late night Dublin trains will take you home from your Christmas parties
# Up All Night
# Up All Night

Late night Dublin trains will take you home from your Christmas parties

Dec 12th 2014, 3:43 PM 11,452 Views 18 Comments

Late night services will run the two weekends before Christmas and on New Year’s Eve.

# parties - Thursday 4 December, 2014

Poll: Will you vote for a party or Independent candidate in the next general election?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you vote for a party or Independent candidate in the next general election?

Dec 4th 2014, 9:45 AM 9,551 Views 118 Comments

It’s looking likely that Independents will play a considerable role in the next Government.

# parties - Thursday 25 September, 2014

9 ingenious items that will make your dinner parties deadly
# Paaaaaarty
From The Daily Edge
# Paaaaaarty

9 ingenious items that will make your dinner parties deadly

Sep 25th 2014, 9:32 PM 33,557 Views 14 Comments

Be the hostess with the mostest.

# parties - Monday 26 May, 2014

Poll: Do you have a more optimistic outlook now than before the election?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you have a more optimistic outlook now than before the election?

May 26th 2014, 9:20 AM 9,471 Views 89 Comments

The make-up of many councils has drastically changed and there are new people off to Europe. Feel better?

# parties - Thursday 2 January, 2014

"This is a compromise" - Adams urges parties to accept Haass agreement
# Negotiations
# Negotiations

"This is a compromise" - Adams urges parties to accept Haass agreement

Jan 2nd 2014, 11:46 AM 9,743 Views 85 Comments

The Sinn Féin leader has called on all parties to “grasp the opportunity” and reach a deal on contentious issues.

# parties - Saturday 21 December, 2013

Open thread: What's your favourite Christmas memory?
# Magic Moments
From The Daily Edge
# Magic Moments

Open thread: What's your favourite Christmas memory?

Dec 21st 2013, 9:30 AM 11,014 Views 38 Comments

Spread the Christmas cheer by recalling joyful times gone by.

# parties - Thursday 12 December, 2013

Column: Is the work Christmas party past its sell-by date?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Is the work Christmas party past its sell-by date?

Dec 12th 2013, 7:30 PM 47 Views 66 Comments

There’s enough potential for making mistakes when we’re with our nearest and dearest over the festive season without adding insult to injury by getting plastered at the office party, writes Tony Moore.

'It ain't so': Stephen Donnelly dismisses suggestion that he will join Fianna Fáil
# Leaders' Questions
# Leaders' Questions

'It ain't so': Stephen Donnelly dismisses suggestion that he will join Fianna Fáil

Dec 12th 2013, 6:31 PM 13,717 Views 105 Comments

Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore made the accusation today during Leaders’ Questions in response to a question on budget cuts.

# parties - Thursday 14 November, 2013

Irish workers are very badly behaved at Christmas parties. No, really.
# Office Do
From The Daily Edge
# Office Do

Irish workers are very badly behaved at Christmas parties. No, really.

Nov 14th 2013, 12:11 PM 20,901 Views 29 Comments

“Alcohol-fuelled brawls” are among the major risks, apparently.

# parties - Friday 8 November, 2013

There are only 7 weekends left 'til Christmas...
# Time Flies
From The Daily Edge
# Time Flies

There are only 7 weekends left 'til Christmas...

Nov 8th 2013, 9:30 PM 20,627 Views 34 Comments

…and here’s how you’ll spend them.

# parties - Sunday 27 October, 2013

Minerals, tiny sausages and bouncy castles: surviving an Irish kid's birthday party
# Pass The Parcel
From The Daily Edge
# Pass The Parcel

Minerals, tiny sausages and bouncy castles: surviving an Irish kid's birthday party

Oct 27th 2013, 6:00 PM 15,326 Views 31 Comments

Don’t forget to make a wish.

# parties - Friday 25 October, 2013

10 people you will meet in college
# Fresh Meat
From The Daily Edge
# Fresh Meat

10 people you will meet in college

Oct 25th 2013, 9:30 PM 37,884 Views 41 Comments

You’re bound to encounter at least one.

# parties - Sunday 28 July, 2013

QUIZ: How to tell if you were out last night
# In The Horrors
From The Daily Edge
# In The Horrors

QUIZ: How to tell if you were out last night

Jul 28th 2013, 9:30 AM 27,344 Views 46 Comments

We’d better check, just to make sure.

# parties - Thursday 27 June, 2013

7 people who should just not have bothered coming to the party
# Party Poopers
From The Daily Edge
# Party Poopers

7 people who should just not have bothered coming to the party

Jun 27th 2013, 7:00 PM 5,138 Views 2 Comments

There are buzz wreckers and then there are buzz wreckerrs.

# parties - Monday 17 December, 2012

Column: How to stop the work Christmas party ending in disaster
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: How to stop the work Christmas party ending in disaster

Dec 17th 2012, 7:30 PM 158 Views 19 Comments

Ill-advised smooch with a colleague? Candid chat with the boss? They’re all too common – but both can be avoided, writes Lisa O’Hara.

# parties - Saturday 27 October, 2012

Column: 6 tips for a great family Halloween (without breaking the bank)
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: 6 tips for a great family Halloween (without breaking the bank)

Oct 27th 2012, 1:21 PM 199 Views 17 Comments

There is no need to spend a fortune on Halloween costumes and parties – the key is to be prepared, writes Irene Gunning.

# parties - Friday 26 October, 2012

Column: Council reform will discourage women – and help the old boys
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Council reform will discourage women – and help the old boys

Oct 26th 2012, 1:06 PM 27 Views 18 Comments

The changes to councils will reinforce the dominance of the three major parties, says Fine Gael councillor Mick Glynn.

# parties - Monday 28 May, 2012

New poll finds Gerry Adams is the most popular leader in the country
# Politics
# Politics

New poll finds Gerry Adams is the most popular leader in the country

May 28th 2012, 8:05 AM 4,896 Views 104 Comments

The Irish Times/Ipsos MRBI poll found Sinn Féin has continued to surge with the party now twice as popular as Labour.

# parties - Sunday 22 April, 2012

New opinion poll shows dip in Sinn Féin's popularity
# Parties
# Parties

New opinion poll shows dip in Sinn Féin's popularity

Apr 22nd 2012, 11:31 AM 4,768 Views 118 Comments

And growing satisfaction with the government…