Sarah Bardon

683 results

Minister for Health Simon Harris arrives at Dublin Castle ahead of the final announcement of the result in the referendum on the 8th Amendment. Photograph: PA

The country is set to repeal the Eighth Amendment of the Constitution by an overwhelming majority. Initial results and tallies from across the State (...)

Conor O’Brien and Bruno Carv putting the final seal on the ballot boxes for the Dublin area, ahead of the abortion referendum. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

The ballot paper in Friday’s abortion referendum will ask people if they wish to approve the Thirty-Sixth Amendment of the Constitution Bill. The Bil(...)

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(...)

Cora Sherlock, spokeswoman for the LoveBoth campaign, will be debating the Eighth Amendment on RTÉ One’s ‘Prime Time’  on Tuesday. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

The second televised debate on the Eighth Amendment will take place on Tuesday on RTÉ One’s Prime Time. The programme will include advocates on both(...)

 Caroline Simons  of the LoveBoth campaign said “We are not talking about banning websites as such. We are simply talking about restricting abortion pills in Ireland.” Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The LoveBoth campaign has called on the Government to ask Google to ban websites which allow people to import abortion pills. The group, which is adv(...)

(From left)  Master of Holles Street Maternity Hospital Dr Rhona Mahony, Minister For Health Simon Harris and  Master of the Rotunda Maternity Hospital professor Fergal Malone calling for a Yes vote during a press briefng in Buswells Hotel on Monday.  Photograph:  Collins

Minister for Health Simon Harris has said Catholic Church opposition to social change in this country needs to be challenged and scrutinised. Speakin(...)

The opposing sides in the abortion referendum campaign are preparing for an intense run-in with Taoiseach Leo Varadkar emphasising that the result of Friday’s vote will be a “once in a generation decision”. Photograph: Jasper Juinen/Bloomberg

The opposing sides in the abortion referendum campaign are preparing for an intense run-in with Taoiseach Leo Varadkar emphasising that the result of (...)

“I am a No voter, but I am also a realist and we cannot abandon women in these circumstances,” Anne Rabbitte said. Photograph: Alan Betson

A Fianna Fáil TD opposing the repeal of the Eighth Amendment has criticised the No side for failing to acknowledge terminations should be allowed in e(...)

Minister for Health Simon Harris (right) has confirmed he will participate in a debate on the Eighth Amendment on RTÉ television next week. Taoiseach Leo Varadkar (left) will not take part but will conduct media interviews. File photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins Dublin

Minister for Health Simon Harris has criticised aspects of the RTÉ Claire Byrne Live debate on the referendum on the Eighth Amendment. The programme (...)

A group of TDs and Senators opposed to repeal of the Eighth Amendment gathered in Merrion Square in Dublin. Photograph: Sarah Bardon

A cross-party group of TDs and Senators has joined together calling for a No vote in the referendum on the Eighth Amendment. The event, which took p(...)

  • « First
  • Prev
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10
  • Next
  • Last »