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#The Final Countdown

# the-final-countdown - Tuesday 29 September, 2020

The beginning of the end: This could be the final week of post-Brexit trade talks
# The Final Countdown
# The Final Countdown

The beginning of the end: This could be the final week of post-Brexit trade talks

Sep 29th 2020, 6:05 AM 15,772 Views 7 Comments

The EU can pursue and win a legal challenge, but isn’t talking that up because we don’t need “two loaded revolvers on the table,” Neale Richmond said.

# the-final-countdown - Tuesday 3 September, 2019

Sexton fit and ready to start Ireland's final World Cup warm-up against Wales
# The Final Countdown
From The42
# The Final Countdown

Sexton fit and ready to start Ireland's final World Cup warm-up against Wales

Sep 3rd 2019, 3:21 PM 8,126 Views 22 Comments

Keith Earls and Robbie Henshaw also in line for starts at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday.

# the-final-countdown - Wednesday 29 May, 2019

Grace O'Sullivan just 327 votes ahead of Liadh Ní Riada in battle for final Ireland South seat
# The Final Countdown
# The Final Countdown

Grace O'Sullivan just 327 votes ahead of Liadh Ní Riada in battle for final Ireland South seat

Updated May 29th 2019, 11:00 PM 83,503 Views 101 Comments

Ni Riada has ordered a full recount and recheck, which will commence tomorrow.

# the-final-countdown - Friday 13 July, 2018

'If we stopped Messi, Eriksen and Kane, we can stop Mbappe and Griezmann too'
# Confident
From The42
# Confident

'If we stopped Messi, Eriksen and Kane, we can stop Mbappe and Griezmann too'

Jul 13th 2018, 9:06 AM 5,320 Views 3 Comments

Croatia manager Zlatko Dalic is confident of his side’s chances in this weekend’s World Cup final against France.

# the-final-countdown - Monday 31 July, 2017

Downing Street says freedom of movement for EU citizens will end in March 2019
# The Final Countdown
# The Final Countdown

Downing Street says freedom of movement for EU citizens will end in March 2019

Jul 31st 2017, 12:06 PM 25,714 Views 96 Comments

The UK has pledged that Irish citizens will not be affected.

# the-final-countdown - Thursday 1 June, 2017

Leo says he has faith his supporters won't secretly vote for Simon Coveney
# The Final Countdown
# The Final Countdown

Leo says he has faith his supporters won't secretly vote for Simon Coveney

Jun 1st 2017, 7:01 PM 21,589 Views 62 Comments

Tomorrow the Fine Gael parliamentary party members will vote for their next leader.

# the-final-countdown - Saturday 31 December, 2016

NYE: 2017 begins in Australia, Japan and Hong Kong
# The Final Countdown
# The Final Countdown

NYE: 2017 begins in Australia, Japan and Hong Kong

Dec 31st 2016, 5:30 PM 23,120 Views 37 Comments

Countries around the world ramped up security efforts following terror attacks this year at public events.

# the-final-countdown - Sunday 18 December, 2016

Rain, wind and tailbacks: Here's your weather and traffic forecast for Christmas week
# The Final Countdown
# The Final Countdown

Rain, wind and tailbacks: Here's your weather and traffic forecast for Christmas week

Dec 18th 2016, 7:19 PM 41,399 Views 17 Comments

Just a week to go. This might help you plan your shopping trips (and your getaway routes).

# the-final-countdown - Saturday 8 October, 2016

Ireland's much-hated tax that just won't go away: The Universal Social Charge
# The Final Countdown
# The Final Countdown

Ireland's much-hated tax that just won't go away: The Universal Social Charge

Oct 8th 2016, 7:15 AM 21,382 Views 100 Comments

It’s difficult to remember a time when those three letters weren’t on your payslip.

# the-final-countdown - Sunday 5 June, 2016

Keane and Walters to return to training ahead of Ireland's departure for France
# The Final Countdown
From The42
# The Final Countdown

Keane and Walters to return to training ahead of Ireland's departure for France

Jun 5th 2016, 9:56 AM 3,227 Views 1 Comment

Martin O’Neill’s squad finalise their preparations for Euro 2016 this week.

# the-final-countdown - Wednesday 4 May, 2016

Talks with independents end for the night - without any agreement
# The Final Countdown
# The Final Countdown

Talks with independents end for the night - without any agreement

May 4th 2016, 10:35 PM 28,823 Views 114 Comments

They will meet again tomorrow morning.

# the-final-countdown - Saturday 27 February, 2016

The votes have been cast and the count is ready to begin - what happens now?
# Hey Mr Tallyman
# Hey Mr Tallyman

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

Feb 27th 2016, 8:30 AM 16,456 Views 13 Comments

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

# the-final-countdown - Thursday 25 February, 2016

9 things we learned from the general election campaign
# Nearly There Now
# Nearly There Now

9 things we learned from the general election campaign

Feb 25th 2016, 9:30 PM 20,811 Views 63 Comments

It’s all over bar the voting.

Last poll: Fine Gael and Labour could be within touching distance of re-election
# The Final Countdown
# The Final Countdown

Last poll: Fine Gael and Labour could be within touching distance of re-election

Feb 25th 2016, 1:56 PM 61,385 Views 263 Comments

A poll carried out by DIT for TheJournal.ie has Fine Gael slightly higher than the recent polls.

# the-final-countdown - Wednesday 24 February, 2016

As they fight for their lives, Labour warns that people could get a government they don't want
# The Final Countdown
# The Final Countdown

As they fight for their lives, Labour warns that people could get a government they don't want

Feb 24th 2016, 4:40 PM 22,278 Views 167 Comments

The Taoiseach and Tánaiste made their final pitches to voters in Dublin today.

# the-final-countdown - Saturday 23 January, 2016

Enda Kenny says there's only one question in this election
# The Final Countdown
# The Final Countdown

Enda Kenny says there's only one question in this election

Jan 23rd 2016, 8:30 PM 20,142 Views 166 Comments

In his last major speech before the election, the Taoiseach urged the public to re-elect the government.

# the-final-countdown - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

We asked Joan Burton to rule out another referendum if this one doesn't pass

We asked Joan Burton to rule out another referendum if this one doesn't pass

May 20th 2015, 11:05 PM 26,327 Views 394 Comments

The Tánaiste dropped by TheJournal.ie’s offices today to make one last pitch for a Yes vote.

# the-final-countdown - Monday 13 October, 2014

With 24 hours to go, here's what we know about the Budget so far...
# The Final Countdown
# The Final Countdown

With 24 hours to go, here's what we know about the Budget so far...

Oct 13th 2014, 12:55 PM 18,773 Views 54 Comments

The leaks are flowing now…

# the-final-countdown - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

Irish army, take note...
# Full Metal Racket
From The Daily Edge
# Full Metal Racket

Irish army, take note...

Jan 22nd 2014, 8:30 PM 2,876 Views 2 Comments

This is my rifle, this is my gun…

# the-final-countdown - Thursday 7 November, 2013

After 12 reviews and at least a few "discordant words," Noonan and Howlin bid farewell to the troika
# The Final Countdown
# The Final Countdown

After 12 reviews and at least a few "discordant words," Noonan and Howlin bid farewell to the troika

Nov 7th 2013, 1:04 PM 6,342 Views 43 Comments

The Finance Minister described it as a “red letter day” while Howlin said that after years of intensive discussion, the bailout officials had steadily become “friends of Ireland”.

# the-final-countdown - Sunday 13 October, 2013

Final Budget details to be hammered out at Cabinet tonight
# Budget Talks
# Budget Talks

Final Budget details to be hammered out at Cabinet tonight

Oct 13th 2013, 7:06 PM 3,643 Views 24 Comments

The meeting is underway at Government Buildings and due to last for several hours.

# the-final-countdown - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Against the clock: Large screens to show TDs how long they can speak for
# The Final Countdown
# The Final Countdown

Against the clock: Large screens to show TDs how long they can speak for

Sep 11th 2013, 10:50 AM 3,652 Views 20 Comments

“Your time is up deputy… ”

# the-final-countdown - Monday 10 October, 2011

Registration for election and referendum voting closes today
# The Final Countdown
# The Final Countdown

Registration for election and referendum voting closes today

Oct 10th 2011, 11:36 AM 506 Views 1 Comment

If you haven’t gotten your vote sorted out yet, you’ve only got a few hours left to fix it. Here’s what you need to do.