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# polling-day - Thursday 6 February, 2020

Concerns raised as NBRU to curtail Dublin Bus route on polling day over anti-social behaviour

The NBRU claims drivers haven’t been getting the required assistance from local representatives and gardaí to deal with such problems.

# polling-day - Thursday 12 December, 2019

What to look out for as the UK delivers an election verdict with Brexit on the horizon

The extended Brexit date of 31 January looms large over the election.

# polling-day - Tuesday 5 February, 2019

Referendum to give Irish abroad vote in presidential elections delayed to last week in October

The referendum was initially due to take place in May but Cabinet today approved to move it to the autumn.

# polling-day - Tuesday 6 November, 2018

Long lines and technical issues as US voters go to the polls

The midterm elections mark the first major voter test of Donald Trump’s controversial presidency.

# polling-day - Monday 30 July, 2018

Voting closes after high turnout in Zimbabwe's first post-Mugabe election

Officials overseeing the polls said long queues at many polling stations suggested a high turnout nationwide.

Mugabe hopes his former party will lose Zimbabwe election

Voters in Zimbabwe are going to the polls today in the country’s first election without Robert Mugabe on the ballot.

# polling-day - Thursday 8 June, 2017

UK on election countdown during last few hours of voting

The polls close at 10pm.

# polling-day - Friday 1 July, 2016

Brexit's even affecting the Australian elections this Sunday

In the last few days before Australia’s federal election, Brexit is starting to sway voters.

# polling-day - Saturday 5 March, 2016

Poster Watch: They're supposed to be DOWN by now - are there any near you?

Any candidate who still has one up faces a €150 fine from their local authority from today.

# polling-day - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

Are you voting in the May referendums? Better check you're on the register

The register is updated every year, so you better check you are on it.

# polling-day - Friday 23 May, 2014

The 9 at 9: Friday

It’s almost the weekend. It’s also polling day, so don’t forget to vote early and often!

# polling-day - Thursday 20 March, 2014

# polling-day - Sunday 16 March, 2014

93 per cent of Crimeans want to re-join Russia: exit polls

Crimeans have been going to the polls to decide on whether to leave Ukraine and join Russia. Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore has condemned the ballot as ‘illegal’.

# polling-day - Friday 4 October, 2013

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# polling-day - Thursday 25 October, 2012

Column: Europeans saying Obama has to win? It makes me want to scream

It makes little difference to us who sits in the Oval Office – and we shouldn’t kid ourselves otherwise, says David Cronin.

# polling-day - Thursday 31 May, 2012

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Every morning, brings you the nine things you need to know as you kick off your day.

# polling-day - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

Referendum roundup: Your last-minute information station

Campaigning on the ‘Yes’ and ‘No’ side shut down at 2pm today. As you get your voting card ready for tomorrow’s poll, pushes aside the political point-scoring…

# polling-day - Monday 28 May, 2012

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PHOTOS: People living on Donegal islands go to the polls

Some of the 750 voters on the islands off the Donegal coast cast their ballots in the referendum today, three days before the rest of the country.

# polling-day - Tuesday 22 May, 2012

Proposal to bring Bill to move referendum date rejected

The proposal by Independent TDs was voted down in the Dáil this evening.

# polling-day - Friday 25 February, 2011

Our guide to the 2011 General Election polling day

Confused about voting? We have all the information you could possibly need.