# general-election - Yesterday’s News
'When you're lying in that bed in Dún Laoghaire, it's easy to think it's all over but it's far from it'
Twelve years after he was left paralysed, Westmeath para-cyclist Declan Slevin recounts the journey which has taken him to the Paralympic Games.
# general-election - Tuesday 5 July, 2016
Malcolm Turnbull also attacked opponents, accusing them of a dishonest scare campaign.
# general-election - Wednesday 29 June, 2016
Australians can vote for the Sex Party, Hemp Party and Smokers' Rights Party in this week's election
Voting is mandatory in Australia for all adults, with turnout never falling below 90% since it became compulsory in 1924.
# general-election - Sunday 26 June, 2016
The last general elections in December resulted in a hung parliament and parties failed to agree on a coalition.
# general-election - Saturday 11 June, 2016
Fine Gael MEP Brian Hayes is working on a committee investigating the controversial Panama Papers.
# general-election - Monday 16 May, 2016
Lucinda Creighton has stepped down as the party leader. What’s next for the party?
# general-election - Sunday 17 April, 2016
The FF leader’s no fan of the event Sinn Féin is running at the Ambassador.
# general-election - Saturday 16 April, 2016
The Ryanair boss has a view on the current political deadlock.
# general-election - Saturday 5 March, 2016
Troika observers reading our newspapers must be banging their heads against their desks and screaming at their monitors: “You’re. Screwing. It. Up. Again.”
# general-election - Thursday 3 March, 2016
Political discourse can involve One Direction. That’s how it works here.
It’s been a rough couple of days for these well-known faces.
# general-election - Tuesday 1 March, 2016
Ruby Hughes was let loose in the RDS count centre and loved it.
# general-election - Monday 29 February, 2016
It’s been a long weekend. Stay with us as the count continues.
# general-election - Sunday 28 February, 2016
They didn’t overstate how close this massive five-seater could be.
We’ll be taking it from the top at Citywest from 9am tomorrow.
Everything you need to know as counting goes into its second day.
In many constituencies, it has been nerve-wrackingly close.
We have all the news, results and reaction for what has been one of the most dramatic elections in recent times.
# general-election - Saturday 27 February, 2016
The Renua leader has been eliminated.
The former minister for justice lost his seat to the deputy leader of the Green Party Catherine Martin.
Early celebrations in Dublin Rathdown.
# general-election - Friday 26 February, 2016
The first exit poll is in.
Everything you ever wanted to know about voting, but were too afraid to ask…
The voting ban in British prisons has been a source of controversy, but here, just one in five who register decide to fill in their ballot papers.
# general-election - Thursday 25 February, 2016
The question of gender quotas continues to be a turbulent issue, not only in Ireland, writes Jason O’Sullivan.
Could this swing some undecided voters?
The ‘home to vote’ campaign pushed for us all to come home, the message is different now, writes Aaron Mc Nicholas.
# general-election - Wednesday 24 February, 2016
“And time’s ticking.”
Patronising stunts aside, my generation is simply not represented in the political sphere, writes Anna O’Rourke.
Twitter was the real winner of last night’s debate.
The election is just three days away.
# general-election - Tuesday 23 February, 2016
Taxback.com’s calculator aims to show how the plans of the main parties will affect your take home pay.
Is a Fine Gael Fianna Fáil coalition on the horizon?
Blindboy Boatclub showed them.
# general-election - Monday 22 February, 2016
LA LA LA LA LA LA LA MATTIE MCGRATH!
Yes, we know it’s a bit meta to have a poll on polls…
# general-election - Sunday 21 February, 2016
We had a look at the main parties’ arts policies to see what they promise.
LA LA LA LA LA LA LA MATTIE MCGRATH!
Lots of people don’t open their doors and many don’t want to talk – but I still love canvassing, writes Donnacha Maguire.
A trailer belonging to Independent candidate Mattie McGrath was also taken along with Sinn Féin posters.
# general-election - Saturday 20 February, 2016
You hear a lot about water charges, unwanted trees and Angela Merkel.