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Your complete guide to TheJournal.ie's election and referendum coverage this weekend

IT’S FRIDAY NIGHT! But it’s not just any Friday: it’s an election Friday.

Voting is almost over in the local and European elections, the divorce referendum and the plebiscites on directly elected mayors, but our coverage on TheJournal.ie is only starting.

We’ve covered the ...

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Poll: Will you be voting today?

THIS MORNING, POLLS opened across Ireland in order for people to vote in no less than three (in some cases, four) events.

People are being asked to vote on a referendum, local elections, European elections and in some areas – Limerick, Waterford and Cork city – a plebiscite on ...

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Gardaí meet Muslim leaders over suspected racial attacks in Limerick

GARDAÍ HAVE MET with Muslim leaders in Limerick as fears spread through the local migrant community following a number of suspected racially motivated attacks in the city.

Gardaí are investigating two such alleged attacks occurring over a 48-hour period, it has emerged.

Two Muslim ...

2019-05-15 15:07 open_in_new
Poll: Have you decided who you're voting for in the local and European elections?

THERE’S JUST OVER three weeks until this year’s local and European elections on 24 May.

The votes take place every five years, and will see the election of new city and county councillors across the country, as well as Members of European Parliament in Brussels.

With not long ...

2019-05-02 12:07 open_in_new
The family that stood up to the Dundon gang: Steve Collins pays loving tribute to wife Carmel

CARMEL COLLINS AND her family faced down violence and intimidation from gangland criminals who murdered her innocent son Roy, so that other families would not have to suffer a similar hell, her funeral mass heard today.

The Collins family faced prolonged threats from the notorious Dundon ...

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