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Today is your final chance to register to vote in the presidential election and blasphemy referendum
# Quick Quick Quick
# Quick Quick Quick

Today is your final chance to register to vote in the presidential election and blasphemy referendum

Oct 9th 2018, 10:20 AM 19,455 Views 88 Comments

Get your skates on.

Poll: Are you registered to vote?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are you registered to vote?

Oct 6th 2018, 10:14 AM 15,527 Views 34 Comments

The deadline to register to vote in this month’s election and referendum is fast approaching.

Macedonia to vote on renaming country tomorrow ... here are other countries that made a change
# Changing Names
# Changing Names

Macedonia to vote on renaming country tomorrow ... here are other countries that made a change

Sep 29th 2018, 6:30 PM 19,333 Views 44 Comments

The country will vote on whether to rename their country The Republic of North Macedonia.

Last remaining councils to meet to nominate their presidential candidate
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

Last remaining councils to meet to nominate their presidential candidate

Sep 24th 2018, 6:10 AM 6,710 Views 11 Comments

Other than Michael D Higgins, there are five people on the ballot paper so far.

Government accused of trying to 'press gang' committee to delete Constitutional women in the home reference
# Referendum Delay
# Referendum Delay

Government accused of trying to 'press gang' committee to delete Constitutional women in the home reference

Sep 3rd 2018, 5:42 PM 14,905 Views 49 Comments

It had been suggested that the clause should be amended rather than deleted.

Mugabe hopes his former party will lose Zimbabwe election
# Polling Day
# Polling Day

Mugabe hopes his former party will lose Zimbabwe election

Jul 30th 2018, 7:52 AM 10,099 Views 16 Comments

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

From made-up quotes to Brexit votes - Boris Johnson has come a long way, and he's far from done yet
# Mr Bojo Rising
# Mr Bojo Rising

From made-up quotes to Brexit votes - Boris Johnson has come a long way, and he's far from done yet

Jul 10th 2018, 6:10 AM 15,240 Views 20 Comments

Johnson’s resignation as UK foreign secretary has given Theresa May the mother of all political headaches.

Turkey votes in pivotal test for Erdogan against charismatic and crowd-pulling rival
# Tough Election
# Tough Election

Turkey votes in pivotal test for Erdogan against charismatic and crowd-pulling rival

Jun 24th 2018, 2:05 PM 7,682 Views 9 Comments

Critics accuse Erdogan of trampling on civil liberties and displaying autocratic behaviour.

Canadian MPs vote to legalise cannabis for recreational use
# Canada
# Canada

Canadian MPs vote to legalise cannabis for recreational use

Jun 19th 2018, 7:31 AM 17,594 Views 57 Comments

Legalising weed was a 2015 campaign promise of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

Argentina takes a massive step towards legalised abortions
# Buenos Aires
# Buenos Aires

Argentina takes a massive step towards legalised abortions

Jun 14th 2018, 4:11 PM 10,217 Views 31 Comments

The debate has divided Argentine society.

Presbyterian Church in Ireland votes against allowing gay couples to be full members
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Presbyterian Church in Ireland votes against allowing gay couples to be full members

Jun 8th 2018, 1:37 PM 21,983 Views 75 Comments

The policy also prevents the children of same-sex couples from being baptised in the church.

Tears, relief and pride: A day in the RDS count centre
# Eighth Amendment
# Eighth Amendment

Tears, relief and pride: A day in the RDS count centre

May 26th 2018, 8:00 PM 13,325 Views 76 Comments

We spoke to people on both sides of the campaign as the results were counted at the RDS centre yesterday.

The country has voted in the Eighth Amendment referendum - Here's what to expect from the day
# Yes Or No
# Yes Or No

The country has voted in the Eighth Amendment referendum - Here's what to expect from the day

May 26th 2018, 7:00 AM 34,510 Views 68 Comments

With all the votes cast, all that’s left is to count them.

Poll: Do you think Ireland will repeal or retain the Eighth Amendment?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you think Ireland will repeal or retain the Eighth Amendment?

May 25th 2018, 10:11 AM 90,330 Views 246 Comments

More than 3.2 million people are registered to vote in today’s referendum.

Wicklow Council tells woman she can't vote today due to an 'administrative error'
# Referendum
# Referendum

Wicklow Council tells woman she can't vote today due to an 'administrative error'

May 25th 2018, 6:10 AM 29,192 Views 71 Comments

The woman sent in all relevant documents by the deadline, but the council said she could not be added to the supplementary register.

RTÉ to announce result of Eighth Referendum exit poll on tomorrow's Late Late Show
# Exit Poll
# Exit Poll

RTÉ to announce result of Eighth Referendum exit poll on tomorrow's Late Late Show

May 24th 2018, 12:14 PM 74,090 Views 199 Comments

The exit poll will interview 3,000 people immediately after they have voted.

Poll: Do you think employees should be given time off to vote tomorrow?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you think employees should be given time off to vote tomorrow?

May 24th 2018, 9:24 AM 34,053 Views 148 Comments

Polls will open at 7am and close at 10pm.

Don't be confused at the ballot box - you're voting on the 36th Amendment tomorrow
# 8thRef
# 8thRef

Don't be confused at the ballot box - you're voting on the 36th Amendment tomorrow

May 24th 2018, 6:05 AM 85,644 Views 143 Comments

The Eighth Amendment won’t be mentioned on the ballot paper.

Up to 125,000 people register to vote ahead of Eighth Amendment referendum
# This Friday
# This Friday

Up to 125,000 people register to vote ahead of Eighth Amendment referendum

May 21st 2018, 6:10 AM 23,393 Views 55 Comments

The National Youth Council of Ireland says new figures represent an “unprecedented surge of voter registration”.

Micheál Martin: 'The argument is that if we legislate for abortion we'll become like England. That's not true. This is Ireland'
# Interview
# Interview

Micheál Martin: 'The argument is that if we legislate for abortion we'll become like England. That's not true. This is Ireland'

May 20th 2018, 12:05 AM 33,264 Views 286 Comments

Martin describes himself as pro-life, but he said as a legislator, he has to face the reality of the situation.

'We all have to get up on the 26th and live together again': On the trail with the 'Yes' and 'No' TDs of Fianna Fáil
# Rebel City
# Rebel City

'We all have to get up on the 26th and live together again': On the trail with the 'Yes' and 'No' TDs of Fianna Fáil

May 19th 2018, 1:28 PM 11,864 Views 138 Comments

More than half of the Fianna Fáil parliamentary party are backing a No vote next week.

The deadline to register to vote is today, here's what you need to know
# Eighth Amendment
# Eighth Amendment

The deadline to register to vote is today, here's what you need to know

May 8th 2018, 1:45 PM 61,418 Views 81 Comments

It’s not too late to register but you need to get your skates on.

Tens of thousands of young people could miss deadline to register to vote
# Eighth Amendment
# Eighth Amendment

Tens of thousands of young people could miss deadline to register to vote

May 5th 2018, 6:00 AM 32,431 Views 61 Comments

Some 27,000 students have registered in recent months.

Explainer: There are two seats up for grabs in the Seanad today - here's what you need to know
# Secret Ballot
# Secret Ballot

Explainer: There are two seats up for grabs in the Seanad today - here's what you need to know

Apr 27th 2018, 6:10 AM 13,029 Views 21 Comments

Members of the Dáil and the Seanad will be voting by secret ballot.

Here's how to register to vote in the Eighth Amendment referendum
# Vote Vote Vote
# Vote Vote Vote

Here's how to register to vote in the Eighth Amendment referendum

Apr 25th 2018, 8:30 PM 24,489 Views 46 Comments

Time is running out.

McDonald: 'I would prefer if Peadar Tóibín was not speaking out on abortion in this way'
# Abortion Referendum
# Abortion Referendum

McDonald: 'I would prefer if Peadar Tóibín was not speaking out on abortion in this way'

Apr 24th 2018, 8:30 PM 21,951 Views 75 Comments

The Sinn Féin leader said party members that vote against party policy in the Dáil will face consequences.

Vote again on Brexit, Jurgen Klopp urges
# Advice
From The42
# Advice

Vote again on Brexit, Jurgen Klopp urges

Apr 23rd 2018, 10:43 PM 13,190 Views 20 Comments

The 50-year-old says the British people were sold short in the original campaign in 2016.

How to get ready to vote in the Eighth Amendment referendum
# Check The Register
# Check The Register

How to get ready to vote in the Eighth Amendment referendum

Mar 30th 2018, 7:45 AM 29,938 Views 137 Comments

We have everything you need to know.

Dáil votes to abolish Strategic Communications Unit
# Scu
# Scu

Dáil votes to abolish Strategic Communications Unit

Mar 22nd 2018, 5:48 PM 32,487 Views 134 Comments

A total of 85 TDs voted in favour of the motion.

Belfast student seeks rights for Irish citizens in Northern Ireland to be allowed vote in Eighth referendum
# Eighth Amendment
# Eighth Amendment

Belfast student seeks rights for Irish citizens in Northern Ireland to be allowed vote in Eighth referendum

Mar 14th 2018, 7:44 PM 16,304 Views 63 Comments

The matter has been adjourned until 9 April.

Government releases wording of what will replace the Eighth Amendment if referendum passes
# Abortion
# Abortion

Government releases wording of what will replace the Eighth Amendment if referendum passes

Mar 8th 2018, 12:34 PM 31,217 Views 211 Comments

The date has not yet been announced.

Step into the archives and look back at the incredible year of 1918
# Snapshot Of Ireland
# Snapshot Of Ireland

Step into the archives and look back at the incredible year of 1918

Feb 11th 2018, 8:45 AM 14,615 Views 38 Comments

This week we brought you the story of Ireland 100 years ago.

This Waterford woman's diary shows us what life was like in Ireland 100 years ago
# Centenary
# Centenary

This Waterford woman's diary shows us what life was like in Ireland 100 years ago

Feb 8th 2018, 8:00 AM 30,547 Views 14 Comments

It was written by Rosamond Jacob, a feminist and suffragist.

Fighting for equality: The life of Hanna Sheehy Skeffington
# Votes For Women
# Votes For Women

Fighting for equality: The life of Hanna Sheehy Skeffington

Feb 7th 2018, 8:10 AM 13,286 Views 25 Comments

The suffragette smashed a window at Dublin Castle in 1912.

Poll: Would you vote for Irexit?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you vote for Irexit?

Feb 4th 2018, 10:01 AM 96,603 Views 360 Comments

Nigel Farage believes there’s a ‘gap’ in Ireland’s political market which could be filled by an anti-EU political force.

After 10 years, Ireland is to finally ratify UN Convention on rights of people with disabilities
# February
# February

After 10 years, Ireland is to finally ratify UN Convention on rights of people with disabilities

Jan 1st 2018, 7:30 AM 12,847 Views 14 Comments

A Dáil vote on the issue is expected in February.

Poll: Who was Ireland's best rugby player in 2017?
# Have Your Say
From The42
# Have Your Say

Poll: Who was Ireland's best rugby player in 2017?

Dec 26th 2017, 7:00 AM 13,840 Views 31 Comments

We’ve narrowed the shortlist down to five.

Catalans are voting in a decisive election today that could mark a turning point
# Decision Time
# Decision Time

Catalans are voting in a decisive election today that could mark a turning point

Dec 21st 2017, 8:19 AM 8,013 Views 19 Comments

The region takes to the polls to decide between pro-independence parties and those wanting to remain part of Spain.

Taoiseach says ministers will be allowed 'dissent' on Eighth Amendment
# 2018 Referendum
# 2018 Referendum

Taoiseach says ministers will be allowed 'dissent' on Eighth Amendment

Dec 18th 2017, 8:55 PM 15,259 Views 152 Comments

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar added that his own personal views wouldn’t decide what stance the Cabinet takes.

Theresa May suffers big defeat on Brexit, with own MPs rebelling against her
# Brexit
# Brexit

Theresa May suffers big defeat on Brexit, with own MPs rebelling against her

Dec 13th 2017, 9:10 PM 31,241 Views 88 Comments

The defeat means MPs will have a final vote on any deal before the UK leaves the EU.