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From TheJournal.ie Sinn Féin councillor suspended, TD 'censured', following meeting of party board Dublin North West

Sinn Féin councillor suspended, TD 'censured', following meeting of party board

The disciplinary measures relate to an ongoing alleged feud between party representatives in north Dublin.

From TheJournal.ie Sinn Féin's Dublin chair steps down after row over candidate selection Internal Affairs

Sinn Féin's Dublin chair steps down after row over candidate selection Exclusive

Eamonn Nolan temporarily stepped down from his role following a row over the addition of a second candidate in Dublin North-West. The matter is now subject of an internal investigation.

A 20-year-old local election candidate is selling his PS3 to fund his campaign

Seán Tyrrell is hoping to be elected as a councillor for Dublin North-West.

From TheJournal.ie Labour conference hears call for Gilmore to resign over disability cuts Labour Conference

Labour conference hears call for Gilmore to resign over disability cuts

A motion on disability cuts has sparked a call for the Tánaiste to resign at the Labour Party conference in Killarney this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Column: More female voices are needed in Irish politics to tackle societal imbalances Opinion

Column: More female voices are needed in Irish politics to tackle societal imbalances

Only when a large enough proportion of elected representatives are female will the challenges, interests and life experiences applicable to women properly gain a voice in Ireland, writes Fianna Fail Ard Fheis candidate Laura Reid.

From TheJournal.ie Fine Gael, Sinn Féin in war of words over Dessie Ellis claims 1982 State Papers

Fine Gael, Sinn Féin in war of words over Dessie Ellis claims

FG chairman Charlie Flanagan said Dessie Ellis’s refusal to discuss British claims that he was involved in IRA murders were “utterly disgraceful”.

From TheJournal.ie Sinn Féin TD Dessie Ellis rejects allegations of involvement in 50 IRA murders State Papers

Sinn Féin TD Dessie Ellis rejects allegations of involvement in 50 IRA murders

A newly-released British document claims that Ellis was involved in the murder of 50 people by the IRA in the north and south during the Troubles but he has rejected these claims.

From TheJournal.ie Confirmed: Dáil to lose 8 TDs with confirmation of boundary changes Constituency Commission

Confirmed: Dáil to lose 8 TDs with confirmation of boundary changes

Ministers have agreed to table new laws enforcing cuts to the size of the Dáil, in line with independent recommendations.

From TheJournal.ie Constituency report: Dáil loses 8 TDs in radical boundary shake-up Dáil Boundaries

Constituency report: Dáil loses 8 TDs in radical boundary shake-up

The report of the Constituency Commission cuts the number of TDs, with significant boundary reforms.

From TheJournal.ie The Half Hour Fix: 12.30am GE11

The Half Hour Fix: 12.30am

Every hour – on the half hour – TheJournal.ie brings you your fix of election tallies, predictions and results. Here’s how the winners and losers of GE11 are playing out so far.

From TheJournal.ie In quotes: Fianna Fáil's disastrous day at the polls GE11

In quotes: Fianna Fáil's disastrous day at the polls

How Fianna Fáil candidates have been reacting to the party’s poor performance at the polls, with one describing it as a “rebuff”.

From TheJournal.ie The Half Past Fix: 3.30pm

The Half Past Fix: 3.30pm

Everything you need to know from the count so far: we keep you updated every hour, on the half hour. It’s all in the Half-Past Fix.

From TheJournal.ie Newstalk denies agreeing to preconditions on Enda Kenny interview GE11

Newstalk denies agreeing to preconditions on Enda Kenny interview

The Fine Gael leader said yesterday evening that he would not be taking any payments from teaching pension, but Newstalk presenter suggested Kenny would not actually discuss the issue in an interview.

From TheJournal.ie Labour attacks FG in child benefit newspaper ads Child Benefit

Labour attacks FG in child benefit newspaper ads

Labour’s ad condemns Fine Gael’s policies, which it says will cut child benefit by 7.5 per cent – hitting families.

From TheJournal.ie Daily Fix: Monday GE11

Daily Fix: Monday

The latest highlights from the campaign trail – including: who’s the fairest of them all?

From TheJournal.ie Martin tells FF ministers to waive severance payments Fianna Fáil

Martin tells FF ministers to waive severance payments

The new party leader tells his former cabinet colleagues that if they stay on as TDs, they’ll forego their €88k payout.

TWO MORE FIANNA FÁIL TDs have confirmed they will not contest the general election. Dublin North West TD Noel Ahern was first elected to the Dáil in 1992 and is a brother of former Taoseach Bertie Ahern. Ned O’Keeffe, TD for Cork East, was elected to the Dáil in 1982. Earlier tonight, Labour, Fine Gael and the Green Party agreed a timetable with the government for passing the Finance Bill this weekend, meaning the election could now be held as soon as 25 February.