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There is a view that the outcome will not have done Eamon  Ó Cuív any harm, with a far less crowded field in the No camp.  Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Mayfly season had a different texture on Lough Corrib last weekend, as Connemara woke to the exit poll results on the abortion referendum. In less th(...)

Micheál Martin: he  argued strongly in favour of repeal. He met an immediate backlash within the parliamentary party and the wider grassroots. However, he got it right and they got it wrong

Micheál Martin issued a very clear message to the Fianna Fáil parliamentary party on Tuesday night to implement the decision of the people on the Eigh(...)

Former  minister for finance Michael Noonan who had not declared his position: “We’ll see what is in the Bill but my general disposition would be to support what is being proposed by the Government.” Photograph: Eric Luke

Many TDs who were previously opposed to the Government’s proposed legislation on abortion now say they will vote for it, a survey by The Irish Times h(...)

 Presiding Officer Carmel McBride and Garda Alan Gallagher carry the polling box for the abortion referendum on Inishbofin. Photograph: Photograph: Reuters

The Galway West constituency including four offshore islands has recorded a 65.9 per cent vote in favour of repealing the Eighth Amendment. Supporter(...)

Presiding officer Carmel McBride and Garda Alan Gallagher carry the polling box on Thursday on  Inishbofin. Photograph:   Clodagh Kilcoyne/Getty

The polls have opened today in a long-anticipated referendum on whether to remove the State’s constitutional ban on abortion. After a lengthy and som(...)

 Taoiseach Leo Varadkar  with Fine Gael Ministers and colleagues during a final Fine Gael event  calling for a Yes vote. Photograph:  Gareth Chaney Collins

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has said a Yes vote in the referendum on the Eighth Amendment could help lift the stigma for 170,000 women who have travelled a(...)

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar canvassing for a Yes vote in Tullamore, Co Offaly, with Minister for Health Simon Harris. Photograph: Kathleen Harris

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has rejected suggestions from No campaigners that new laws to allow for abortion in “hard cases” of rape and fatal foetal abnor(...)

Abortion referendum: Taoiseach Leo Varadkar and Health Minister Simon Harris canvassing nursing students in Dublin last week. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins

It is Ireland’s hard laws that create hard abortion cases, Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has told the Dáil. He said the Eighth Amendment’s equation of a woma(...)

Thirty-one members of Fianna Fáil, including deputy leader Dara Calleary and the party’s finance spokesman Michael McGrath, participated in a photocall in Dublin’s Merrion Square on Tuesday afternoon urging voters to oppose the proposition to remove the Eighth Amendment. Photograph: Fianna Fáil

More than half the Fianna Fáil parliamentary party has united to call for a No vote in the forthcoming referendum on the Eighth Amendment. Thirty-one(...)

Spokeswoman Cora Sherlock at the launch of the  ‘Love Both’ campaign in Dublin. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

The Government’s proposed abortion laws would lead to “one of the most extreme abortion regimes in the world, even more ghastly than the UK abortion l(...)

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