Advertisement
This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 8 °C Thursday 17 October, 2019

#Aras11

# aras11 - Sunday 23 October, 2011

Norris says his entry averted uncontested Áras election

David Norris says his early declaration in the Presidential race stopped political parties from putting forward an agreed candidate.

Column: Young people want to vote so cut the rhetoric...

Niall Morahan says his voluntary organisation TellUsWhy.ie is trying to sift through the sectarianism and baggage of Irish politics – and inform young voters of the real facts and issues.

#Aras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today

With just days to go until polling, this is one of your last chances to meet the presidential candidates. Here’s where they will be today.

# aras11 - Saturday 22 October, 2011

Behind every successful president... meet the spouses vying for the Áras Race For The Áras This post contains images

Behind every successful president... meet the spouses vying for the Áras

All the candidates aside from David Norris will bring a spouse into the Áras with them if elected.

#Aras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today

With just days to go until polling, this is one of your last chances to meet the presidential candidates. Here’s where they will be today.

# aras11 - Friday 21 October, 2011

Norris insists: There is nothing new in Burke tapes

The presidential candidate also questioned the timing behind tapes of a controversial interview in which he expressed views on paedophilia.

From The Daily Edge Column: Cardinal Rules - Making sense of this crazy world Humour

Column: Cardinal Rules - Making sense of this crazy world

This week, the (not) Primate of All Ireland copes with the break-up of the wholesome group Boyslife – and the reunion of the Stone Roses.

The Daily Fix: Friday

In tonight’s Fix: TheJournal.ie meets the presidential candidates; the latest from Libya; and why you should be VERY careful while shopping for wine.

Take 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

#Áras11 Quickfire Video Quiz: David Norris Race For The Áras This post contains videos

#Áras11 Quickfire Video Quiz: David Norris

TheJournal.ie put a series of quickfire questions to the Presidential candidates. Here is how they did – on camera.

#Áras11 Quickfire Video Quiz: Seán Gallagher Race For The Áras This post contains videos

#Áras11 Quickfire Video Quiz: Seán Gallagher

TheJournal.ie put a series of quickfire questions to the Presidential candidates. Here is how they did – on camera.

#Áras11 Quickfire Video Quiz: Gay Mitchell Race For The Áras This post contains videos

#Áras11 Quickfire Video Quiz: Gay Mitchell

TheJournal.ie put a series of quickfire questions to the Presidential candidates. Here is how they did – on camera.

#Áras11 Quickfire Video Quiz: Michael D Higgins Race For The Áras This post contains videos

#Áras11 Quickfire Video Quiz: Michael D Higgins

TheJournal.ie put a series of quickfire questions to the Presidential candidates. Here is how they did – on camera.

#Áras11 Quickfire Video Quiz: Mary Davis Race For The Áras This post contains videos

#Áras11 Quickfire Video Quiz: Mary Davis

TheJournal.ie put a series of quickfire questions to the Presidential candidates. Here is how they did – on camera.

#Áras11 Quickfire Video Quiz: Martin McGuinness Race For The Áras This post contains videos

#Áras11 Quickfire Video Quiz: Martin McGuinness

TheJournal.ie put a series of quickfire questions to the Presidential candidates. Here is how they did – on camera.

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things to know this morning…

#Áras11: The Friday question for Presidential candidates

Each day this week, TheJournal.ie will be hosting Tell Us Why’s question campaign for clarity on the seven candidates’ priorities. Today: Ireland’s greatest contribution to the world.

#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today

With less than a week to go until polling, here’s where your presidential candidates will be today.

# aras11 - Thursday 20 October, 2011

Norris rules out any vote transfer pact with Higgins

The Labour presidential candidate mooted the possibility of a pact today but Norris’s campaign has ruled it out this evening.

McGuinness denies meeting on-the-run Det Jerry McCabe killer

The family of the detective, killed during an attempted post office raid in 1996, called on McGuinness to answer questions over his alleged relationship with one of the four men convicted of the killing.

Dana back on the road as gardaí investigate tyre blowout

A garda investigation has been launched into allegations the independent candidate’s campaign car was sabotaged.

#Áras11: The Thursday question for Presidential candidates

Each day this week, TheJournal.ie will be hosting Tell Us Why’s question campaign for clarity on the seven candidates’ priorities. Today: How they view the secularisation of Irish society.

Seán Gallagher: €80,000 loan was 'an accounting mistake'

Gallagher has said there was no breach of the law and the loan he received from one of his own companies was quickly repaid.

The 9 at 9: Thursday 9 At 9 This post contains videos

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things to know this morning…

#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today

As the election comes into full view with a week to polling, here’s your daily guide to where each candidate will spend their day.

# aras11 - Wednesday 19 October, 2011

Poll: Who won the latest Presidential debate? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Who won the latest Presidential debate?

Which of the seven candidates gave the strongest performance in yesterday’s televised debate?

Norris: election of gay president would 'signal something very important'

Norris said that although being a president who was gay would be irrelevant to him, it would be noticed internationally.

#Áras11: The Wednesday question for Presidential candidates

Each day this week, TheJournal.ie will be hosting Tell Us Why’s question campaign for clarity on the seven candidates’ priorities. Today: How they would approach a State visit to China.

#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today

Your daily guide to where each candidate will spend their day – with just eight days remaining until the all-important polling day.

# aras11 - Tuesday 18 October, 2011

The TG4 Presidential Election debate, as it happened

We went live for minute-by-minute coverage as the seven candidates hit Baile na hAbhann for the Díospóireacht Gaelach.

#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today

Your daily guide to where each candidate will spend their day – with just nine days remaining until the all-important polling day.

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things to know this morning…

Mary Davis admits reputation damaged by focus on quango appointments

Davis said it was clear her campaign had been causing concern to political parties and other independent candidates.

#Áras11: The Tuesday question for Presidential candidates

Each day this week, TheJournal.ie will be hosting Tell Us Why’s question campaign for clarity on the seven candidates’ priorities. Today: what cause they would pursue as President.

# aras11 - Monday 17 October, 2011

Mary Davis: I acted with integrity on board of 100 per cent mortgage lender

But she said the mortgages would not have been introduced “if I knew then what I know now”.

#Áras11: The Monday question for Presidential candidates

Each day this week, TheJournal.ie will be hosting Tell Us Why’s question campaign for clarity on the seven candidates’ priorities. Today: why they think they deserve to be President.

Gallagher plays down prospect of one-on-one debate with Higgins Race For The Áras This post contains a poll

Gallagher plays down prospect of one-on-one debate with Higgins

Michael D Higgins has suggested the two poll leaders square off in a two-way debate but what do you think?

From The Daily Edge Caption comp: There are HOW many days to the election? Race For The Áras

Caption comp: There are HOW many days to the election?

This trio of snaps from this morning’s Inclusion Ireland Presidential debate await your clever captions…

Norris slams 'betrayal' of Irish people, insists he's the '24-carat' independent

A hugely anticipated speech focused on the recent report on people in mortgage arrears as David Norris insisted he is the only true independent in the presidential race.

Dana on polls: 'There has always been a huge margin of error with me'

Scallon insists there are a lot of people who have not yet made up their mind and says she has never let her country down in 41 years.