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Dublin: 17 °C Saturday 27 August, 2016

Saturday 27 February, 2016

LIVEBLOG: Bad news for government TDs as votes counted across the country

Join us throughout the day for the latest news from the count centres.

From The42 Argentina’s brand new Super Rugby team is adding even more flair to the competition Orange Crush This post contains videos

Argentina’s brand new Super Rugby team is adding even more flair to the competition

Argentinian rugby hasn’t taken its foot off the pedal.

Is Ireland going for more parish-pump politics?

This election has been characterised by a disenfranchised electorate, writes Aaron McKenna.

From The42 GAA Congress has voted to introduce the ‘mark’ in Gaelic football Rule Changes

GAA Congress has voted to introduce the ‘mark’ in Gaelic football

The motion just received the two-thirds majority required.

Enda the line? Bruton backs his leader after Fine Gael slump Fine Gael Fallout This post contains videos

Enda the line? Bruton backs his leader after Fine Gael slump

Enda Kenny’s leadership will come under scrutiny following a poor election result for Fine Gael.

From The Daily Edge This Quiz Will Determine If You’re Plain Or Spicy The Ultimate Question

This Quiz Will Determine If You’re Plain Or Spicy

Find out what you truly are, once and for all.

Vice President of Paralympics Ireland prevented from voting freely

Wheelchair users were yesterday required to call ahead to arrange access at some polling stations.

From The Daily Edge What to watch on TV tonight: Saturday Tv Picks

What to watch on TV tonight: Saturday

Here are the shows that will be on your Twitter timeline this evening.

Fear of contaminated water puts 10,000 Cork residents on boil notice

This is the third time this year that households supplied by the Whitegate system have been issued with a boil notice.

From The Daily Edge This red carpet secret is blowing everyone’s mind Dream Job
From The42 Queally more determined to seal his UFC deal after ‘seeing life through Conor’s eyes’ BAMMA 24

Queally more determined to seal his UFC deal after ‘seeing life through Conor’s eyes’

There’s a big night ahead for this SBG fighter.

Vitamins in garlic help your body fight carcinogens and get rid of toxins GIY

Vitamins in garlic help your body fight carcinogens and get rid of toxins

For over 4,000 years of human history garlic has been used for its healing powers

Coalition rejected and 6 other things we already know about this election

It’s a terrible day for the government, but a good day for Fianna Fáil, Sinn Féin and others.

Pastor who burned woman to death and tried to kill five others challenges death sentence

The Christian pastor poured petrol on five other members of his congregation.

Irish women brutally injured during childbirth given another three weeks to claim records

The move comes after symphysiotomy survivors objected to an online notice warning them that unclaimed medical records would be destroyed.

From The42 We won’t have an August All-Ireland final any time soon Motion Defeated

We won’t have an August All-Ireland final any time soon

GAA Congress failed to achieve the two-thirds majority required.

From Business ETC 5 apps worth downloading this week Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring counting, completing tasks through cards and a master swordsman’s journey.

Man pleads guilty to killing his wife who died by beheading

Timothy Allen was yesterday sentenced in The Old Bailey.

From The Daily Edge 10 Oscar speeches improved by Father Ted quotes Award Award Award

10 Oscar speeches improved by Father Ted quotes

Here we all are now, all the lads.

From The42 Poll: Do you support the changes to the GAA’s minor and U21 age grades? Congress This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you support the changes to the GAA’s minor and U21 age grades?

Big changes last night at Annual Congress in Carlow.

‘It’s a terrible tragedy’: Five dead in apparent family murder-suicide

A 12-year-old girl survived the carnage.

From Business ETC It’s now 20 years since this title made the Game Boy a must-have item again

It’s now 20 years since this title made the Game Boy a must-have item again

Pokémon was synonymous with the late 90s and early 00s and its influence can still be felt to this day.

From The Daily Edge Spare a thought for the Arklow voter who lost her engagement ring in the ballot box Take This Ring
From The42 Conan ruled out of Zebre clash through injury Injury

Conan ruled out of Zebre clash through injury

Jordi Murphy takes his place at eight.

Three arrested after man (28) shot dead in front of family at south Belfast home

Police say they have no reason to believe there was any paramilitary involvement in the killing.

From The42 ‘We hope to see players coming out of the academies with a higher skill level’ Skills Guru

‘We hope to see players coming out of the academies with a higher skill level’

The Ireland skills coach Richie Murphy guides us through his journey into the national team set-up.

From The42 Life without Carter and McCaw starts with a loss for Crusaders Cane Is Able

Life without Carter and McCaw starts with a loss for Crusaders

However, they ran the Chiefs close in the Super 18 this morning.

Poll: Would you back a coalition between Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you back a coalition between Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil?

It’s not an unlikely prospect.

From The Daily Edge Things I Have Bought That I Thought Would Change My Life Gamechanger

Things I Have Bought That I Thought Would Change My Life

TAKE ALL MY MONEY.

From The42 Mahrez ‘free to leave’ for a big club if he wants says Ranieri Free To Go

Mahrez ‘free to leave’ for a big club if he wants says Ranieri

The Algeria international winger has been in stunning form thus far this season/

From The Daily Edge Here’s why everybody is giving out about the Grimsby poster Where's Gabby

Here’s why everybody is giving out about the Grimsby poster

Where is Gabourey Sidibe’s name?

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Here’s what you need to know as counting gets underway in the general election.

From The42 A UFC legend returns in London tonight but a young Englishman could steal the show One To Watch

A UFC legend returns in London tonight but a young Englishman could steal the show

Keep an eye on this unbeaten welterweight at UFC London.

Top comments of the week You Told Us This post contains videos

Top comments of the week

Did you make the cut?

From The42 ‘The seats in Twickenham are green so we’ll feel right at home’ Standing Tall

‘The seats in Twickenham are green so we’ll feel right at home’

Ireland Women out to earn famous victory in London.

The Vietnamese town where the dead live more comfortably than the living

In the so-called City of Ghosts, an influx of foreign cash has triggered something of a competitive tomb building spree.

The votes have been cast and the count is ready to begin – what happens now?

Garda escorts, thousands of staff and boxes and boxes of votes – it’s count day.

From The42 Eddie Jones has made this personal for Sexton and Ireland in London Angered

Eddie Jones has made this personal for Sexton and Ireland in London

Joe Schmidt’s men are ready to do their talking on the pitch.

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