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Marchers at an  anti-abortion  rally in Dublin in 2015. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Social media campaigning and on-the-ground canvassing will be the mainstay of the effort by anti-abortion groups to keep the Eighth Amendment in the C(...)

Amnesty International’s chief executive, Colm O’Gorman, said it was directed by the  Standards in Public Office Commission to return €137,000 it received. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

The Irish Family Planning Association (IFPA) is in discussions about $150,000 (€127,449) it received from the George Soros Open Society Foundation bec(...)

Delegates at the Pro Life Campaign’s National Conference 2017 which took place on Sunday, December in the RDS, Dublin. Photograph Nick Bradshaw

Any referendum on repealing the Eighth Amendment will inevitably lead to abortion on demand in the Republic even if the wording is restrictive, a anti(...)

Pro Life Campaign spokeswoman Cora Sherlock said once the implications of amending the current law become clear over the course of a referendum people will change their minds. Photograph: The Irish Times

Public support for abortion in cases of rape and fatal foetal abnormality as outlined in today’s Irish Times/Ipsos MRBI opinion poll will recede once (...)

Senders have been posting photos of their postcards on social media using the #Post4Repeal hashtag.

Pro-choice advocates living abroad may not be able to make it to the Strike 4 Repeal marches in Dublin on Wednesday, but they are making their views k(...)

‘Brendan Ogle will announce he is retiring from trade union activism to pursue a full-time career in light entertainment.’ Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

JANUARY On New Year’s Day, as temperatures across the country plunge, a select group of financiers and property developers gather at the Central Ban(...)

 Taoiseach Enda Kenny, secretary  Sharon Finegan   and chairwoman Ms Justice Mary Laffoy at the inaugural meeting of the Citizens’ Assembly in Dublin Castle. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

It would be “inappropriate” for the 99 members of the Citizens’ Assembly, which met for the first time at the weekend, to take part in debates while t(...)

 Pro-Life Campaign photocall outside Leinster House, Dublin, marking the 33rd anniversary of the Eighth Amendment. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

More than 100,000 lives have been saved in Ireland by the Eighth Amendment to the Constitution, a report from the Pro-Life Campaign has estimated. T(...)

Rose of Tralee 2016: Chicago Rose Maggie McEldowney onstage in the Festival Dome, Tralee  on Tuesday night. Photograph: Domnick Walsh

The Chicago Rose Maggie McEldowney was crowned the Rose of Tralee 2016 on Tuesday night. The 27-year-old Chicago native works as director of develo(...)

Orla O’Connor, director of National Women’s Council of Ireland, said the account “highlighted the experience so many women go through”. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Anti-abortion campaigners say the live tweeting of a trip by two women to the UK for an abortion at the weekend was “insensitive”, “strange” and “sta(...)

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