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# vote - Tuesday 28 June, 2022

Scotland to hold second independence referendum in October 2023
# Indyref 2
# Indyref 2

Scotland to hold second independence referendum in October 2023

Updated Jun 28th 2022, 3:05 PM 30,034 Views 45 Comments

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has said she is ‘ready and willing’ to negotiate with Boris Johnson to hold a legal vote.

# vote - Friday 20 May, 2022

Australia set to go to the polls in expected close election
# Vote
# Vote

Australia set to go to the polls in expected close election

May 20th 2022, 9:57 AM 5,546 Views 1 Comment

Scott Morrison’s conservative government is seeking a rare fourth term in office.

# vote - Thursday 10 February, 2022

Switzerland set to vote on ban of animal and human pharma testing
# Switzerland
# Switzerland

Switzerland set to vote on ban of animal and human pharma testing

Feb 10th 2022, 8:25 AM 5,667 Views 6 Comments

Opinions suggest that the proposal by animal rights defenders is highly unlikely to pass at the poll on Sunday.

# vote - Thursday 8 July, 2021

Polls close in Dublin Bay South after first election of the pandemic
# Vote
# Vote

Polls close in Dublin Bay South after first election of the pandemic

Updated Jul 8th 2021, 10:57 PM 58,124 Views 106 Comments

40% of voters cast a ballot in the constituency.

# vote - Wednesday 21 April, 2021

Taking a knee and other forms of athlete protest to be banned at Tokyo Olympics
# Vote
From The42
# Vote

Taking a knee and other forms of athlete protest to be banned at Tokyo Olympics

Apr 21st 2021, 7:15 PM 2,471 Views 4 Comments

The IOC has approved a recommendation from its own Athletes’ Commission to curtail the right to protest on the field of play.

# vote - Saturday 20 March, 2021

Scottish independence would be like Brexit on a rocket to Mars, Lib Dem leader warns
# Vote
# Vote

Scottish independence would be like Brexit on a rocket to Mars, Lib Dem leader warns

Mar 20th 2021, 6:52 PM 26,583 Views 38 Comments

Scottish party leader Willie Rennie said now is not the time for another referendum on the issue.

# vote - Sunday 7 March, 2021

Swiss voters narrowly back ban on full facial coverings in public places
# Switzerland
# Switzerland

Swiss voters narrowly back ban on full facial coverings in public places

Updated Mar 7th 2021, 5:01 PM 35,131 Views 0 Comments

Polls had indicated a slim majority supported the move, in a vote that comes after years of debate.

# vote - Saturday 6 March, 2021

Switzerland to vote tomorrow on whether to ban full facial coverings in public places
# Switzerland
# Switzerland

Switzerland to vote tomorrow on whether to ban full facial coverings in public places

Mar 6th 2021, 6:30 AM 20,329 Views 0 Comments

Polls indicate a slim majority support the move, in a vote that comes after years of debate.

# vote - Thursday 17 December, 2020

Premier League to stay with three substitutions as 10 clubs oppose increase
# No Change
From The42
# No Change

Premier League to stay with three substitutions as 10 clubs oppose increase

Dec 17th 2020, 5:05 PM 3,986 Views 7 Comments

Advocates of allowing five substitutes believe it is vital for player welfare.

# vote - Wednesday 4 November, 2020

US state of New Jersey votes to legalise recreational marijuana
# Weed
# Weed

US state of New Jersey votes to legalise recreational marijuana

Nov 4th 2020, 3:01 AM 10,584 Views 7 Comments

It is the 12th state in the US to do so.

# vote - Monday 2 November, 2020

Stander among shortlist for 6 Nations Player of the Championship
# Stand-out
From The42
# Stand-out

Stander among shortlist for 6 Nations Player of the Championship

Nov 2nd 2020, 7:17 PM 11,001 Views 16 Comments

Three Frenchman are nominated and will hope to be their country’s first recipient.

# vote - Friday 16 October, 2020

The Explainer: Is assisted dying going to become legal in Ireland soon?
# Assisted Dying
# Assisted Dying

The Explainer: Is assisted dying going to become legal in Ireland soon?

Oct 16th 2020, 7:30 AM 11,711 Views 17 Comments

Gino Kenny’s Dying With Dignity Bill passed through the Dáil recently – we look at the journey to get there, and what happens next.

# vote - Sunday 27 September, 2020

Swiss voters appear to reject proposal to limit number of EU citizens living and working in country
# Switzerland
# Switzerland

Swiss voters appear to reject proposal to limit number of EU citizens living and working in country

Sep 27th 2020, 3:30 PM 24,016 Views 28 Comments

Projections based on partial counts indicated that most voters had rejected the measure.

# vote - Monday 6 April, 2020

Dáil to sit in Convention Centre for Taoiseach election vote
# Leinster House
# Leinster House

Dáil to sit in Convention Centre for Taoiseach election vote

Apr 6th 2020, 6:18 PM 28,319 Views 68 Comments

The cost of holding the sitting in the centre will be discussed on Wednesday.

# vote - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

MEP Maria Walsh defies FG and supports motion to block controversial Shannon LNG terminal
# European Parliament
# European Parliament

MEP Maria Walsh defies FG and supports motion to block controversial Shannon LNG terminal

Updated Feb 12th 2020, 3:00 PM 94,908 Views 71 Comments

A motion to veto the ‘Projects of Common Interest’ list because is contains 55 fossil fuel projects was rejected by MEPs.

# vote - Saturday 8 February, 2020

It’s a tie: Fine Gael, Sinn Féin and Fianna Fáil all at 22% in exit poll
# Ge2020
# Ge2020

It’s a tie: Fine Gael, Sinn Féin and Fianna Fáil all at 22% in exit poll

Feb 8th 2020, 10:03 PM 141,960 Views 406 Comments

The exit poll was commissioned by RTÉ, The Irish Times, TG4 and UCD and carried out by Ipsos MRBI.

# vote - Monday 3 February, 2020

Kerry to keep status quo as motion to change captaincy rule defeated
# Staying Put
From The42
# Staying Put

Kerry to keep status quo as motion to change captaincy rule defeated

Feb 3rd 2020, 9:49 PM 13,103 Views 5 Comments

Delegates voted on the issue at a county board meeting this evening.

# vote - Monday 6 January, 2020

Eyes on February election as Varadkar schedules parliamentary party meeting for Friday
# Friday Night Lights
# Friday Night Lights

Eyes on February election as Varadkar schedules parliamentary party meeting for Friday

Jan 6th 2020, 6:39 PM 18,385 Views 58 Comments

Will Leo cut and run?

# vote - Wednesday 1 January, 2020

Poll: Who’ll win the 2020 All-Ireland senior football championship?
# Have Your Say
From The42
# Have Your Say

Poll: Who’ll win the 2020 All-Ireland senior football championship?

Jan 1st 2020, 11:00 AM 15,754 Views 12 Comments

Will Dublin be dethroned?

# vote - Tuesday 10 December, 2019

Murphy claims bill 'unconstitutional' as Dáil debates Sinn Féin's rent freeze legislation
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

Murphy claims bill 'unconstitutional' as Dáil debates Sinn Féin's rent freeze legislation

Updated Dec 10th 2019, 10:53 PM 38,992 Views 138 Comments

The bill would see rents frozen for the next three years.

# vote - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

US Congress set to vote on reaffirming support for Good Friday Agreement today
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

US Congress set to vote on reaffirming support for Good Friday Agreement today

Dec 3rd 2019, 11:06 AM 8,245 Views 7 Comments

The vote is due to take place at 11.30pm Irish time today.

# vote - Saturday 23 November, 2019

Bougainville to vote on becoming world’s newest nation - and Bertie Ahern is involved
# Papua New Guinea
# Papua New Guinea

Bougainville to vote on becoming world’s newest nation - and Bertie Ahern is involved

Nov 23rd 2019, 10:33 AM 24,410 Views 29 Comments

The former Taoiseach is the chair of the Bougainville Referendum Commission.

# vote - Thursday 7 November, 2019

African players 'not respected' in Ballon d'Or vote
# Underappreciated
From The42
# Underappreciated

African players 'not respected' in Ballon d'Or vote

Nov 7th 2019, 1:11 PM 7,533 Views 12 Comments

‘Western media dominate our media,’ says Samuel Eto’o.

# vote - Friday 25 October, 2019

MEP Maria Walsh defends voting down move to enhance rescue operations for migrants
# Maria Walsh
# Maria Walsh

MEP Maria Walsh defends voting down move to enhance rescue operations for migrants

Oct 25th 2019, 9:25 AM 44,284 Views 73 Comments

The European Parliament rejected the vote asking member states to step up efforts to save asylum seekers making the crossing.

# vote - Friday 24 May, 2019

Exit poll shows Greens will top European poll in Dublin amid big gains for the party
# Divorce Referendum
# Divorce Referendum

Exit poll shows Greens will top European poll in Dublin amid big gains for the party

May 24th 2019, 10:08 PM 117,645 Views 225 Comments

The exit poll has Ciarán Cuffe on 23%, with Fine Gael’s Frances Fitzgerald on 14%.

Poll: Will you be voting today?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you be voting today?

May 24th 2019, 8:56 AM 27,830 Views 94 Comments

Polls close at 10pm.

# vote - Saturday 18 May, 2019

Here's your quick guide to the divorce referendum
# Big Day Of Voting
# Big Day Of Voting

Here's your quick guide to the divorce referendum

May 18th 2019, 5:00 PM 18,071 Views 13 Comments

Get up to speed.

# vote - Sunday 5 May, 2019

Quiz: How much do you know about Irish referendums?
# Bunreacht Na HÉireann
# Bunreacht Na HÉireann

Quiz: How much do you know about Irish referendums?

May 5th 2019, 9:00 PM 26,259 Views 28 Comments

Test your knowledge here.

# vote - Friday 29 March, 2019

'Come on Arlene!': How the British papers are covering the latest Brexit twist
# Third Time Lucky
# Third Time Lucky

'Come on Arlene!': How the British papers are covering the latest Brexit twist

Mar 29th 2019, 7:51 AM 52,399 Views 55 Comments

MPs will vote on Theresa May’s deal for a third time today.

# vote - Saturday 16 March, 2019

Taoiseach: 'It is not going to be a case of everything being alright. Brexit is bad news'
# Brexit
# Brexit

Taoiseach: 'It is not going to be a case of everything being alright. Brexit is bad news'

Updated Mar 16th 2019, 7:00 PM 23,365 Views 46 Comments

The DUP is set to resume discussions with the British government on Monday ahead of an expected third Westminster vote.

# vote - Thursday 14 March, 2019

Some US Republicans side with Democrats to block Trump declaring a border emergency
# Bipartisan
# Bipartisan

Some US Republicans side with Democrats to block Trump declaring a border emergency

Mar 14th 2019, 7:31 PM 13,683 Views 27 Comments

Trump tweeted “VETO” this evening in response to the vote.

# vote - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

'Croaky Horror Show': How Britain's newspapers are covering the latest Brexit defeat
# 16 Days To Go
# 16 Days To Go

'Croaky Horror Show': How Britain's newspapers are covering the latest Brexit defeat

Mar 13th 2019, 7:11 AM 30,127 Views 30 Comments

A glum Theresa May features on many front pages this morning.

# vote - Saturday 23 February, 2019

Congress rules on Donegal Super 8s motion and use of county grounds for other sports
# Vote
From The42
# Vote

Congress rules on Donegal Super 8s motion and use of county grounds for other sports

Feb 23rd 2019, 3:08 PM 8,709 Views 59 Comments

The motion to stop Dublin using Croke Park as a home venue was defeated in Wexford today.

# vote - Tuesday 12 February, 2019

Australian government suffers first major defeat in nearly 100 years over refugees bill
# Scott Morrison
# Scott Morrison

Australian government suffers first major defeat in nearly 100 years over refugees bill

Feb 12th 2019, 9:42 AM 29,145 Views 19 Comments

Prime Minister Scott Morrison last week ruled out calling a snap election if his government was defeated over the “stupid” bill.

# vote - Wednesday 16 January, 2019

Explainer: How will today's no confidence motion play out - and what happens next?
# Theresa May
# Theresa May

Explainer: How will today's no confidence motion play out - and what happens next?

Jan 16th 2019, 1:08 PM 16,662 Views 13 Comments

The vote on Jeremy Corbyn’s motion is at 7pm tonight. May is expected to survive.

# vote - Thursday 3 January, 2019

'It's time to take stock': Former Brexit secretary urges Theresa May to delay Brexit vote again
# Deal Or No Deal
# Deal Or No Deal

'It's time to take stock': Former Brexit secretary urges Theresa May to delay Brexit vote again

Jan 3rd 2019, 8:55 AM 13,129 Views 17 Comments

David Davis said that it was time for the UK “to take stock” ahead of the planned crucial vote.

# vote - Tuesday 1 January, 2019

These are the referendums coming up in 2019 - and a few after that
# Referenda
# Referenda

These are the referendums coming up in 2019 - and a few after that

Jan 1st 2019, 6:05 AM 47,486 Views 23 Comments

Which way will you vote?

# vote - Monday 31 December, 2018

Bangladesh prime minister re-elected amid violent clashes in which at least 17 people were killed
# Landslide
# Landslide

Bangladesh prime minister re-elected amid violent clashes in which at least 17 people were killed

Dec 31st 2018, 10:28 AM 6,222 Views 3 Comments

Opposition politicians have condemned the election as “farcical”, claiming vote-rigging took place.

# vote - Saturday 27 October, 2018

What is the long-term impact of Peter Casey's result on Irish politics, if there is one?
# Opinion
# Opinion

What is the long-term impact of Peter Casey's result on Irish politics, if there is one?

Oct 27th 2018, 8:30 PM 39,110 Views 103 Comments

Ireland may be resistant to the temptations of populism but we are not immune, writes Larry Donnelly.

# vote - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

Undecided on the blasphemy referendum? Campaigners go head-to-head to help you decide
# Yes Or No
# Yes Or No

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

Oct 24th 2018, 7:01 PM 15,028 Views 50 Comments

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

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