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# euref - Saturday 25 June, 2016

"A vote for selfishness": The battle of millennials and Brexit-voting boomers
# Battle Of Brexit
# Battle Of Brexit

"A vote for selfishness": The battle of millennials and Brexit-voting boomers

Jun 25th 2016, 7:00 AM 28,121 Views 166 Comments

As the dust settles on the UK decision to exit the EU, younger people fear their fate has been sealed by their elders.

# euref - Friday 24 June, 2016

The responses to this Dorothy Perkins tweet sum up how everyone is feeling today
# Wrecksit
From The Daily Edge
# Wrecksit

The responses to this Dorothy Perkins tweet sum up how everyone is feeling today

Jun 24th 2016, 10:36 AM 8,969 Views 0 Comments

Delete your account.

Billions wiped from British economy as pound takes a beating
# Taking A Pounding
# Taking A Pounding

Billions wiped from British economy as pound takes a beating

Jun 24th 2016, 10:01 AM 59,591 Views 111 Comments

Predictions in London suggest that today could be the fifth-biggest drop in UK stock market history.

ASOS has been down for hours and the tweets about it are hilarious
# Brexit
From The Daily Edge
# Brexit

ASOS has been down for hours and the tweets about it are hilarious

Jun 24th 2016, 9:32 AM 10,298 Views 0 Comments

“Is ASOS in the EU?”

David Cameron is resigning as UK Prime Minister
# Gone
# Gone

David Cameron is resigning as UK Prime Minister

Jun 24th 2016, 8:24 AM 86,334 Views 217 Comments

He announced his resignation hours after the UK voted to leave the European Union.

# euref - Sunday 5 June, 2016

Irish in Britain being 'lovebombed' into staying in EU - but why?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Irish in Britain being 'lovebombed' into staying in EU - but why?

Jun 5th 2016, 8:15 AM 232 Views 127 Comments

Irish government is sending in the troops to support the anti-Brexit side, writes historian Bryce Evans, without giving Irish emigrants anything back.

# euref - Sunday 26 August, 2012

Germany to seek new EU treaty on budget rules - report
# European Council
# European Council

Germany to seek new EU treaty on budget rules - report

Aug 26th 2012, 4:28 PM 5,205 Views 54 Comments

Germany’s Der Spiegel magazine says the federal government wants a convention on a new treaty this December.

# euref - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

Supreme Court rejects Thomas Pringle challenge against ESM treaty
# Constitution
# Constitution

Supreme Court rejects Thomas Pringle challenge against ESM treaty

Jul 31st 2012, 1:18 PM 1,984 Views 11 Comments

The Independent TD had challenged the ESM Treaty, arguing that it involved a loss of sovereignty for Ireland and needed a referendum.

# euref - Sunday 3 June, 2012

'We have to get a deal on our bank debt' - Tánaiste
# Bank Debt
# Bank Debt

'We have to get a deal on our bank debt' - Tánaiste

Jun 3rd 2012, 1:57 PM 4,572 Views 111 Comments

Following the passing of the Fiscal Compact treaty, Eamon Gilmore said that Ireland now needed to get a deal to lessen the burden on the Irish taxpayer.

# euref - Saturday 2 June, 2012

In numbers: Ireland's referendum on the Fiscal Compact
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

In numbers: Ireland's referendum on the Fiscal Compact

Jun 2nd 2012, 7:30 PM 4,906 Views 48 Comments

Who’s become more pro-European in the last two years? And what proportion of Irish people actually said Yes?

Gerry Adams: Yes vote in referendum 'the result of fear of the people'
# Referendum
# Referendum

Gerry Adams: Yes vote in referendum 'the result of fear of the people'

Jun 2nd 2012, 5:50 PM 4,077 Views 166 Comments

The Sinn Féin president said that the high number of No votes and the reluctant Yes vote indicated that a lot of people were not happy with the government’s policies.

In pictures: Twitter's reaction to #EURef
# Referendum
# Referendum

In pictures: Twitter's reaction to #EURef

Jun 2nd 2012, 2:39 PM 4,383 Views 12 Comments

How the Twittersphere reacted to Ireland’s decision to vote Yes in the Fiscal Compact referendum…

'A sigh of relief': International reaction to Ireland's Yes vote
# Referendum
# Referendum

'A sigh of relief': International reaction to Ireland's Yes vote

Jun 2nd 2012, 2:01 PM 4,850 Views 62 Comments

International newspapers and media focussed on the fact that a Yes vote had avoided further headaches for eurozone leaders but committed Ireland to “more austerity” as one paper put it.

Krugman: Ireland voted for a 'bad idea' - and euro could collapse in two years
# Debt Crisis
# Debt Crisis

Krugman: Ireland voted for a 'bad idea' - and euro could collapse in two years

Jun 2nd 2012, 12:03 PM 7,712 Views 100 Comments

The Nobel-winning economist isn’t impressed with Ireland’s vote – but reckons it could all be fairly meaningless anyway.

# euref - Friday 1 June, 2012

The Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Jun 1st 2012, 7:45 PM 3,852 Views 2 Comments

Your essential evening round-up of the day’s biggest news, plus the bits and pieces you may have missed…

The 5 at 5: Friday
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Friday

Jun 1st 2012, 4:47 PM 3,427 Views 6 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

A Spoonful of Sugar Pic of the Day
# Pic Of The Day
From The Daily Edge
# Pic Of The Day

A Spoonful of Sugar Pic of the Day

Jun 1st 2012, 3:55 PM 3,271 Views 33 Comments

No comment.

REFERENDUM RESULTS: The constituency-by-constituency stats
# Referendum
# Referendum

REFERENDUM RESULTS: The constituency-by-constituency stats

Jun 1st 2012, 3:19 PM 16,936 Views 200 Comments

The results are coming in thick and fast… the ‘Yes’ vote appears to have it.

As it happened: Referendum count returns a 'Yes' majority
# Referendum
# Referendum

As it happened: Referendum count returns a 'Yes' majority

Jun 1st 2012, 3:00 PM 17,970 Views 309 Comments

We liveblogged all the results, reactions and fallout from the Fiscal Compact referendum here…. Catch up on what you missed.

Referendum roundup: The state of play at midday
# Referendum
# Referendum

Referendum roundup: The state of play at midday

Jun 1st 2012, 11:59 AM 3,999 Views 68 Comments

The ‘Yes’ vote is ahead in the tallies although official results not in yet.

Six key constituencies to watch in today's referendum count
# Count
# Count

Six key constituencies to watch in today's referendum count

Jun 1st 2012, 9:50 AM 3,943 Views 82 Comments

There’s a couple of bell-weather areas which, if the past is anything to go by, could give a hint as to the total outcome.

Counting of votes to begin but low turnout may affect result
# Count
# Count

Counting of votes to begin but low turnout may affect result

Jun 1st 2012, 7:57 AM 4,694 Views 81 Comments

Counting of votes is set to begin at 9 o’clock this morning in 26 count centres around the country.

Poll: How did you vote yesterday?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: How did you vote yesterday?

Jun 1st 2012, 7:09 AM 10,749 Views 149 Comments

Or did you vote at all? Let us know in today’s poll.

# euref - Thursday 31 May, 2012

Polling stations quiet with low turnout so far
# Referendum
# Referendum

Polling stations quiet with low turnout so far

May 31st 2012, 4:09 PM 6,280 Views 92 Comments

As they head to the booths, voters have been telling us how turnout figures are looking pretty dismal…

To the polls: Enda, Gerry and Michael D cast their votes
# In Pictures
# In Pictures

To the polls: Enda, Gerry and Michael D cast their votes

May 31st 2012, 12:55 PM 3,973 Views 41 Comments

Democracy at play.

Poll: Do you intend to vote today in the referendum?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you intend to vote today in the referendum?

May 31st 2012, 11:55 AM 11,232 Views 278 Comments

Voting turnout for referendums is traditionally lower than for general elections. Do you plan to cast a vote today?

# euref - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

Referendum roundup: Your last-minute information station
# Fiscal Compacted
# Fiscal Compacted

Referendum roundup: Your last-minute information station

May 30th 2012, 9:00 PM 5,505 Views 86 Comments

Campaigning on the ‘Yes’ and ‘No’ side shut down at 2pm today. As you get your voting card ready for tomorrow’s poll, TheJournal.ie pushes aside the political point-scoring…

No rules to stop #euref campaigns from continuing on social media
# Tweferendum
# Tweferendum

No rules to stop #euref campaigns from continuing on social media

May 30th 2012, 5:48 PM 2,756 Views 12 Comments

They can’t talk about it, but they can tweet about it. Political parties take to social media to continue campaigning.

The 5 at 5: Wednesday
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

May 30th 2012, 4:52 PM 3,032 Views 1 Comment

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Fine Gael criticises referendum parody ads as 'desperate last minute tactics'
# Referendum
# Referendum

Fine Gael criticises referendum parody ads as 'desperate last minute tactics'

May 30th 2012, 2:15 PM 4,965 Views 87 Comments

The ads, which link to the Fine Gael website, are the work of the UK political blogger Guido Fawkes who said they were “good craic”.

High Court dismisses Doherty complaint against Referendum Commission
# Courts
# Courts

High Court dismisses Doherty complaint against Referendum Commission

May 30th 2012, 1:39 PM 3,921 Views 65 Comments

The High Court rules that there is not sufficient clarity between Irish and EU laws about how countries ratify certain measures.

SF welcomes High Court's agreement on 'legitimate room for debate'
# Reaction
# Reaction

SF welcomes High Court's agreement on 'legitimate room for debate'

May 30th 2012, 12:55 PM 1,804 Views 26 Comments

Gerry Adams says the court’s findings are “a far leap” from the Yes side’s belief that the ESM was “set in stone”.

Paul Krugman says Irish voters should vote No
# Referendum
# Referendum

Paul Krugman says Irish voters should vote No

May 30th 2012, 11:32 AM 9,365 Views 132 Comments

The Nobel prize-winning economist said that austerity is a deeply destructive policy which is failing dismally.

YOUR Fiscal Compact questions: Answers from Referendum Commission
# You Asked
# You Asked

YOUR Fiscal Compact questions: Answers from Referendum Commission

May 30th 2012, 10:09 AM 3,112 Views 5 Comments

We asked TheJournal.ie’s users to put forward their questions about what the Fiscal Compact actually MEANS and we would get straightforward answers. Here they are.

YOUR Fiscal Compact questions: Answers from European Policy Centre
# You Asked
# You Asked

YOUR Fiscal Compact questions: Answers from European Policy Centre

May 30th 2012, 10:08 AM 1,499 Views 1 Comment

We asked TheJournal.ie’s users to put forward their questions about what the Fiscal Compact actually MEANS and we would get straightforward answers. Here they are.

YOUR Fiscal Compact questions: Answers from ‘Yes’ side Fine Gael Simon Coveney
# You Asked
# You Asked

YOUR Fiscal Compact questions: Answers from ‘Yes’ side Fine Gael Simon Coveney

May 30th 2012, 10:07 AM 1,740 Views 28 Comments

We asked TheJournal.ie’s users to put forward their questions about what the Fiscal Compact actually MEANS and we would get straightforward answers. Here they are.

YOUR Fiscal Compact questions: Answers from ‘No’ side Sinn Féin Pearse Doherty
# You Asked
# You Asked

YOUR Fiscal Compact questions: Answers from ‘No’ side Sinn Féin Pearse Doherty

May 30th 2012, 10:06 AM 2,194 Views 25 Comments

We asked TheJournal.ie’s users to put forward their questions about what the Fiscal Compact actually MEANS and we would get straightforward answers. Here they are.

YOUR Fiscal Compact questions: We have the information.
# You Asked
# You Asked

YOUR Fiscal Compact questions: We have the information.

May 30th 2012, 10:05 AM 3,018 Views 4 Comments

We asked TheJournal.ie’s users to put forward their questions about what the Fiscal Compact actually MEANS and we would get straightforward answers. Here’s how we got on.

Broadcast moratorium on referendum coverage starts at 2pm
# Referendum
# Referendum

Broadcast moratorium on referendum coverage starts at 2pm

May 30th 2012, 6:30 AM 1,635 Views 20 Comments

The traditional radio and TV silence in the hours before polls open comes into effect this afternoon.

Court to rule on Pearse Doherty’s challenge against Referendum Commission comments
# Referendum
# Referendum

Court to rule on Pearse Doherty’s challenge against Referendum Commission comments

May 30th 2012, 12:01 AM 2,945 Views 0 Comments

Doherty claims that the Referendum Commission changed its stance on Ireland’s veto of the ESM – and did not seek equal publicity for its second statement. The Commission rejects the claims.

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