Wed, 02 Dec, 2020
The government has been accused of kicking the can down the road over a proposed referendum on the public ownership of water.
Tue, 09 Apr, 2019
The Government has been presented with two options to remove the “sexist and paternalistic” Article 41.2 of the Constitution which relates to woman's place in the home.
Thu, 06 Dec, 2018
There is a call for a referendum to take divorce out of the Constitution.
Sun, 25 Nov, 2018
Rather than being a tract hostile to religion, a secular Constitution should guarantee freedom of conscience and religious liberty for all citizens, writes TP O’Mahony
Wed, 07 Nov, 2018
The Taoiseach says reform of the Constitution will continue, with a series of referendums set for next May.
Sun, 28 Oct, 2018
Sinn Féin are calling for a 'Yes' vote in the upcoming blasphemy referendum.
Sat, 20 Oct, 2018
The Dáil has passed legislation to allow for a referendum on removing the reference to blasphemy from the Constitution.
Tue, 18 Sep, 2018
Update 1pm: A referendum on the place of women in the home will not take place in October.
Wed, 05 Sep, 2018
A leading international expert has said that there is a new urgency around gender diversity in leadership roles, despite policies that should have eased the problem around the globe.
Wed, 29 Aug, 2018
The Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan has published the wording of the proposed amendment to the Constitution to remove the offence of blasphemy.
Tue, 17 Jul, 2018
A referendum to delete the reference to a woman's place in the home from the Constitution has been welcomed by the National Women's Council.
Fri, 06 Jul, 2018
The Government has approved plans for a referendum on the reference to a woman’s place in the home.
Thu, 05 Jul, 2018
With less than two weeks to go to the vote on the Eighth Amendment, it’s been a relatively sane campaign. A few interventions, however, have been noteworthy.
Sat, 12 May, 2018
We approved the 13th and 14th Amendments to our Constitution.
Fri, 23 Mar, 2018
Health Minister Simon Harris has said that abortion, and when it should be allowed for Irish women, must be taken out of the Constitution.
Mon, 23 Oct, 2017
We need to amend the Constitution to remove references to blasphemy and God, according to the Humanist Association of Ireland.
Fri, 30 Sep, 2016
Turkish legislators have approved a bill to amend the constitution, paving the way for the trials of several pro-Kurdish and other deputies.
Fri, 20 May, 2016
Fri, 01 Apr, 2016
Independent TDs plan to table a motion in the new Dáil calling for a referendum to put neutrality in the Constitution and will put pressure on the new government to ban the US military using Shannon Airport.
Wed, 16 Mar, 2016
Sat, 23 Jan, 2016
Tánaiste Joan Burton has confirmed that a referendum on repealing the 8th amendment of the Constitution will be in Labour's manifesto going into the next general election.
Mon, 14 Sep, 2015
A person’s right to a home and adequate housing should be enshrined in the Constitution, a leading social justice campaigner has demanded.
Sat, 25 Jul, 2015
When is a constitutional crisis not a constitutional crisis? When the Taoiseach is hiding behind the Four Courts, hoping it will all just go away, apparently.
Mon, 01 Jun, 2015
The centenary of the 1916 Rising would best be marked with the drafting of a new Constitution, not a new Proclamation, writes TP O’Mahony
Mon, 20 Apr, 2015
The Government is facing fresh calls for a referendum to repeal the 8th amendment.
Sun, 12 Apr, 2015
The Justice Minister said its time to address the fact that the majority of work in the home continues to fall to women.
Fri, 20 Feb, 2015
Playing on home soil may not be an overwhelming advantage for holders Cork Con in today’s Bateman Cup final against UCD at Temple Hill (2.30pm).
Sat, 03 May, 2014
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