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Dublin: 8°C Wednesday 28 September 2022

#sovereignty

# sovereignty - Thursday 16 September, 2021

Green TD Patrick Costello loses High Court challenge to CETA trade deal
# Sovereignty
# Sovereignty

Green TD Patrick Costello loses High Court challenge to CETA trade deal

Sep 16th 2021, 11:22 AM 11,672 Views 7 Comments

Ms Justice Nuala Butler said the ratification of CETA was a political question and not a constitutional one.

# sovereignty - Monday 4 December, 2017

Arlene Foster slams Dublin over reported text of Brexit border deal (but Scotland wants in)
# Sovereignty
# Sovereignty

Arlene Foster slams Dublin over reported text of Brexit border deal (but Scotland wants in)

Dec 4th 2017, 2:57 PM 43,890 Views 105 Comments

A deal was expected to be announced this afternoon but this has not happened.

# sovereignty - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

Knights of Malta refuse to assist in Vatican investigation over condom scandal
# Power Struggle
# Power Struggle

Knights of Malta refuse to assist in Vatican investigation over condom scandal

Jan 11th 2017, 8:34 AM 25,627 Views 77 Comments

A top official was sacked over revelations that the order’s charity branch distributed tens of thousands of condoms in Myanmar under his watch.

# sovereignty - Sunday 2 March, 2014

What both sides are saying in Scotland's great debate
# Indyref
# Indyref

What both sides are saying in Scotland's great debate

Mar 2nd 2014, 5:47 PM 12,651 Views 107 Comments

There are 200 days to go.

# sovereignty - Thursday 27 February, 2014

'European friends came to the help of Ireland': TDs brief Scots on EU membership
# Gallant Allies
# Gallant Allies

'European friends came to the help of Ireland': TDs brief Scots on EU membership

Feb 27th 2014, 12:06 PM 7,617 Views 26 Comments

Labour TD Eric Byrne told Scottish counterparts that “it wasn’t Europe who sabotaged” the Irish economy.

# sovereignty - Sunday 10 March, 2013

Falkland Islands voting in referendum on British status
# Falkland Islands
# Falkland Islands

Falkland Islands voting in referendum on British status

Mar 10th 2013, 1:19 PM 6,230 Views 52 Comments

The result is not in doubt but the scale of the ‘yes’ vote will be closely watched as a sign of the Falklanders’ strength of feeling about remaining British.

# sovereignty - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

Column: Forget about our ‘economic sovereignty’ – let’s look at what matters
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Forget about our ‘economic sovereignty’ – let’s look at what matters

Aug 22nd 2012, 7:15 AM 77 Views 61 Comments

Fears over ceding our sovereignty are misplaced – people do it all the time, writes Ronan Lyons. Here’s what we should be focusing on instead.

# sovereignty - Saturday 7 July, 2012

Explainer: Kosovo’s sovereignty… what does it mean?
# Explainer
# Explainer

Explainer: Kosovo’s sovereignty… what does it mean?

Jul 7th 2012, 8:15 AM 3,650 Views 21 Comments

What does Kosovo’s legal sovereignty mean for the territory, its people, and its sports teams?

# sovereignty - Saturday 3 March, 2012

Adams: Treaty runs 'contrary' to essence of Irish republicanism
# Republicanism
# Republicanism

Adams: Treaty runs 'contrary' to essence of Irish republicanism

Mar 3rd 2012, 2:59 PM 2,811 Views 62 Comments

The Sinn Féin leader addressed the Republican Youth Conference earlier today.

# sovereignty - Sunday 29 January, 2012

Poll: How would you vote in a referendum on the new EU treaty?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: How would you vote in a referendum on the new EU treaty?

Jan 29th 2012, 3:30 PM 6,720 Views 187 Comments

EU leaders will meet tomorrow to discuss the fiscal compact. But how will you vote if Ireland does hold a referendum?

# sovereignty - Saturday 28 January, 2012

EU could take over control of Greek economy, German official warns
# Eurozone
# Eurozone

EU could take over control of Greek economy, German official warns

Jan 28th 2012, 5:54 PM 4,048 Views 77 Comments

Ministers are discussing a proposal under which Greece would hand the final say over tax and spending to an EU commissioner.

# sovereignty - Monday 23 January, 2012

Syria rejects Arab League plan to end crisis
# Syria
# Syria

Syria rejects Arab League plan to end crisis

Jan 23rd 2012, 3:14 PM 706 Views 4 Comments

The country objected to the plan, saying it is a violation of Syrian sovereignty. The news comes as 11 die in clashes at the weekend.