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From TheJournal.ie 'Do not underestimate us,' Trump warns North Korea on his election anniversary War Of Words

'Do not underestimate us,' Trump warns North Korea on his election anniversary

He gave the warning after a trip to the Korean demilitarized zone was cancelled due to bad weather.

From TheJournal.ie THE WINNERS: These are all the TDs that have been elected Election 2016

THE WINNERS: These are all the TDs that have been elected

It’s been a long weekend and these lads and ladies have already passed the post.

15 very Irish responses to Donald Trump running for President

Tell us how you really feel, Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie "I'll move to Canada": Americans are getting really (really) sick of this election Make It Stop

"I'll move to Canada": Americans are getting really (really) sick of this election

More than half of Americans are stressed out by one of the most adversarial contests in recent history.

From TheJournal.ie Hillary Clinton has taken a huge lead in the race for the White House Poll Position

Hillary Clinton has taken a huge lead in the race for the White House

That is despite hitting choppy waters.

From TheJournal.ie Everything you need to know about one of the most exclusive elections in Ireland The Other House

Everything you need to know about one of the most exclusive elections in Ireland

The Seanad election is underway. But how does it all work and how many people actually get a vote?

From TheJournal.ie QUIZ: Were you paying attention to the general election? Political Animals

QUIZ: Were you paying attention to the general election?

Three weeks on, how much do you remember about the election for the 32nd Dáil?

From TheJournal.ie Jack Chambers has taken some heat on social media, but public figures get criticised all the time Opinion

Jack Chambers has taken some heat on social media, but public figures get criticised all the time

Columnist Julien Mercille writes that if we start policing the internet for online abuse we can say goodbye to freedom of speech.

From TheJournal.ie Some Fine Gael TDs want a deal with Fianna Fáil – but lots of them just don’t want to talk about it Keeping Schtum

Some Fine Gael TDs want a deal with Fianna Fáil – but lots of them just don’t want to talk about it

A survey carried out by TheJournal.ie this week found many Fine Gael TDs reluctant to discuss the formation of the next government.

From TheJournal.ie TD's wildly popular election video taken off YouTube over copyright dispute Back To The Future

TD's wildly popular election video taken off YouTube over copyright dispute

Martin Heydon’s tribute to Back to the Future has fallen foul of a copyright issues.

From TheJournal.ie The Fianna Fáil surge: How this new TD upset the odds in Enda’s backyard How The West Was Won

The Fianna Fáil surge: How this new TD upset the odds in Enda’s backyard

Lisa Chambers told us how she took a second seat for Fianna Fáil in Mayo and what she thinks of a coalition with Fine Gael.

From TheJournal.ie There has been a sharp rise in Irish Water cancellations since the general election Not Paying

There has been a sharp rise in Irish Water cancellations since the general election

The revelation will come as a further blow to the future of water charges.

From TheJournal.ie Meet the working class TD named Gino who'll get the bus to Leinster House today From Neilstown To The Dáil This post contains videos

Meet the working class TD named Gino who'll get the bus to Leinster House today

Gino Kenny is one of the more interesting deputies elected to the 32nd Dáil.

From TheJournal.ie Is the 'grand coalition' the only show in town - and how likely is it to happen? Fine Fail

Is the 'grand coalition' the only show in town - and how likely is it to happen?

Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil haven’t talked about government yet – but it’s only a matter of time.

From TheJournal.ie What exactly happens when the new Dáil sits on Thursday? Explainer

What exactly happens when the new Dáil sits on Thursday?

It’s all change in Leinster House following the election. So what happens now?

From TheJournal.ie A TD who nearly lost her seat is going for one of the most important jobs in the Dáil Speaker Of Of The Dáil

A TD who nearly lost her seat is going for one of the most important jobs in the Dáil

Maureen O’Sullivan has said that the position is “not a gift from the ruling parties”.

From TheJournal.ie Gerry wants to be Taoiseach, but Enda is meeting everybody so that he gets to rule the roost Many Meetings

Gerry wants to be Taoiseach, but Enda is meeting everybody so that he gets to rule the roost

The dance of those who would be in government continued apace today.

From TheJournal.ie Michael Noonan 'presumes' talks with Fianna Fáil will begin after Thursday Reaching Out

Michael Noonan 'presumes' talks with Fianna Fáil will begin after Thursday

It’s the first time a senior Fine Gael minister has openly discussed negotiations with Fianna Fáil.

From TheJournal.ie "She'll get on famous": Another Healy-Rae is entering politics Keys To The Kingdom

"She'll get on famous": Another Healy-Rae is entering politics

Maura Healy-Rae will be co-opted on to Kerry County Council.

From TheJournal.ie Nearly half of people don’t intend paying their next Irish Water bill Final Flush?

Nearly half of people don’t intend paying their next Irish Water bill

A new poll comes in the wake of the general election result and the uncertainty over the future of charges.

From TheJournal.ie Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael need to get with the message from Irish voters GE16

Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael need to get with the message from Irish voters

There’s no need to panic, this is a political evolution, not a crisis, writes Maura Adshead.

From TheJournal.ie Enda admits he won't be re-elected Taoiseach on Thursday Enda The Line

Enda admits he won't be re-elected Taoiseach on Thursday

The Fine Gael leader will officially become a caretaker Taoiseach after Thursday’s Dáil vote.

From TheJournal.ie This master dealmaker has some advice for Fianna Fáil about going in with Fine Gael The Word Of The Bert
From TheJournal.ie 'It was like being hit by a truck at 100 miles per hour' - Former TDs on the devastation of losing their seats When The Dust Settles

'It was like being hit by a truck at 100 miles per hour' - Former TDs on the devastation of losing their seats

High-profile casualties of the election have opened up about the pain of not being reelected.

From TheJournal.ie Getting more women in the Dáil can't be a once off thing, such progress must continue Opinion

Getting more women in the Dáil can't be a once off thing, such progress must continue

In comparison to the 2011 general election, there has been an increase of over 40% in the number of women in the Dáil.

From TheJournal.ie Abolishing water charges is a return to the policies that collapsed our economy Opinion

Abolishing water charges is a return to the policies that collapsed our economy

Troika observers reading our newspapers must be banging their heads against their desks and screaming at their monitors: “You’re. Screwing. It. Up. Again.”

From TheJournal.ie THE COMEBACK KIDS – the TDs from Bertie Ahern’s last government who are back at the top table Guess Who's Back

THE COMEBACK KIDS – the TDs from Bertie Ahern’s last government who are back at the top table

Quite a few TDs that lost out during the 2011 election purge have managed to regain their seats.

From TheJournal.ie The Independent Alliance had a "constructive" meeting with Enda The Dance Begins

The Independent Alliance had a "constructive" meeting with Enda

It comes ahead of the vote for Taoiseach next Thursday.

From TheJournal.ie Leo responds to Alan Shatter's dig, says he's 'charming as always' Backing Enda

Leo responds to Alan Shatter's dig, says he's 'charming as always'

“We won’t just stay in government for the sake of it, we won’t be clinging to power.”

From TheJournal.ie Half of Irish people think freer abortion access should be priority for next government Choice

Half of Irish people think freer abortion access should be priority for next government

Almost three quarters of the people polled think there should be a referendum to allow the people to vote on the Eighth amendment.

From TheJournal.ie It's over: Election candidates have until midnight to remove their posters Poster Watch

It's over: Election candidates have until midnight to remove their posters

Local authority regulations require political candidates to take down their election materials within seven days of polling.

From TheJournal.ie Fianna Fáil are back, and they're no longer 'male, stale and outside the Pale' Analysis

Fianna Fáil are back, and they're no longer 'male, stale and outside the Pale'

The party managed to claw its way back into the Dáil, in crucial constituencies across Ireland, including Dublin. And they finally have some female TDs.

From TheJournal.ie 'We are all hurting': Joan's e-mail to Labour members Labour Pains

'We are all hurting': Joan's e-mail to Labour members

The Tánaiste and Labour said the party must “reflect, rebuild and renew” following its worst election ever.

From TheJournal.ie How the three main parties lost their stranglehold on Irish politics - in just a decade Redrawing The Map

How the three main parties lost their stranglehold on Irish politics - in just a decade

Sinn Féin, Independents and the smaller parties have achieved the biggest shift in recent political history – but will it last?

From TheJournal.ie THE LOSERS: The TDs we're saying goodbye to after they lost their seats Election 2016

THE LOSERS: The TDs we're saying goodbye to after they lost their seats

It’s been a rough couple of days for these well-known faces.

From TheJournal.ie Former Dublin mayor Royston Brady has a bone to pick with 'pyjama-wearing' water charge boycotters Royston Weighs In

Former Dublin mayor Royston Brady has a bone to pick with 'pyjama-wearing' water charge boycotters

Ex-Fianna Fáil councillor Royston Brady says he has no problem with paying for water in his adopted home of Florida.

From TheJournal.ie Labour just had the worst election in its 104-year history The Red Wedding

Labour just had the worst election in its 104-year history

It might sound impossible, but Labour’s devastating defeat is even worse than it looks.

From TheJournal.ie Labour's Willie Penrose has taken the last Dáil seat after an epic count Overnight Count

Labour's Willie Penrose has taken the last Dáil seat after an epic count

The marathon count went on all night – here’s who’s left standing this morning…

From TheJournal.ie Water charges high on agenda as Enda and Micheál gear up for crunch talks Stalemate

Water charges high on agenda as Enda and Micheál gear up for crunch talks

The Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil leaders will be mulling over government options with their respective parliamentary parties today.

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