# parliament - Today’s News
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# parliament - Saturday 12 October, 2013
Dublin has the highest number of PIPs, followed by Cork and Galway.
# parliament - Friday 11 October, 2013
The Government has been burned twice in apparently straightforward attempts to reform the political system due to a misguided, blanket rejection of all politicians by the public, writes Colm Ó Broin.
# parliament - Wednesday 4 September, 2013
Figures obtained by the Huffington Post show that there were thousands of requests for pornographich websites in the Houses of Parliament in the last year.
# parliament - Friday 23 August, 2013
A “tricky job” with “crazy hours” is how the position of parliamentary coordinator with the Dáíl Technical Group is being described.
# parliament - Wednesday 3 July, 2013
The EU budget cuts spending for the first time ever.
# parliament - Saturday 29 June, 2013
Police said the Philippine politician shot himself in parliament, where firearms are banned, with a pistol whose permit had expired.
# parliament - Monday 20 May, 2013
Large sections of the British Prime Minister’s Conservative party are fiercely opposed to the idea.
# parliament - Wednesday 17 April, 2013
New Zealand is the thirteenth country – and the first in the Asia Pacific region – to vote in favour of same-sex marriage.
2,300 people will attend the ceremony at St. Paul’s Cathedral, with 4,000 police officers and 700 military personnel on duty.
# parliament - Tuesday 16 April, 2013
Danny Jones and his son Jordan came from Liverpool and are willing to stay outside for the night ahead of tomorrow’s ceremonies.
# parliament - Friday 5 April, 2013
Eamon Gilmore will have one less Christmas card to write now – but if Labour took its MEPs seriously, this may never have happened, writes Nessa Childers’ former parliamentary assistant Ciara Galvin.
# parliament - Sunday 17 March, 2013
The president needs to get the legislation ratifying the deal through parliament before banks reopen on Tuesday – or face a run on accounts.
# parliament - Saturday 9 February, 2013
The attack on the parliament in 2001 almost sparked a war between India and Pakistan.
# parliament - Tuesday 5 February, 2013
MPs voted by 400 to 175 to approve the draft law, despite a split in David Cameron’s Conservative party over the issue.
David Cameron has championed the drive to allow same-sex couples to marry.
# parliament - Wednesday 16 January, 2013
Parliament voted in favour of the legislation today in a bid to improve the stability of financial markets.
# parliament - Tuesday 15 January, 2013
Police fired tear gas in clashes with protesters throwing stones and brandishing sticks.
# parliament - Wednesday 12 December, 2012
# parliament - Thursday 29 November, 2012
The Taoiseach said that the Irish presidency of the EU will be about “stability, jobs and growth”, as the Conference of Presidents began in Dublin.
# parliament - Monday 26 November, 2012
The Government will meet the president of the European Parliament, Martin Schulz, and chairpersons of the Parliament’s political groups, on Thursday.
# parliament - Sunday 25 November, 2012
Our system has made Irish people feel ashamed, the author and journalist tells TheJournal.ie ahead of a series of ‘state of the nation’ debates.
# parliament - Tuesday 13 November, 2012
Around 48,000 students are still waiting for their grant applications to be processed. Ruairí Quinn has said the delay is “not satisfactory”.
# parliament - Friday 2 November, 2012
The Committee on Standards and Privileges said the illegitimate expenses claims by MacShane were worth £12,900 (€16,070) but that he had since repaid the amount in full.
# parliament - Saturday 22 September, 2012
Much Dáil business is an empty stage show – but there is a way we could make it better.
# parliament - Tuesday 11 September, 2012
The court will rule tomorrow morning whether the president can sign the ESM into law or not.
# parliament - Tuesday 17 July, 2012
The head of security firm G4S admits his company will be thousands of staff short – and will need government help.
# parliament - Friday 13 July, 2012
Investigators are searching for errors and missed opportunities in the probe into Kampusch’s abduction in 1998 when she was 10.
# parliament - Tuesday 10 July, 2012
The US Secretary of State has urged Egypt’s Islamist president and its military to settle their differences “for the good of Egypt’s people”.
# parliament - Monday 9 July, 2012
The president’s call for the parliament to reconvene could plenge the country into a new bout of instability, say activists.
# parliament - Saturday 16 June, 2012
Many voters are stuck between a rock and a hard place as they go to the polls today.
# parliament - Sunday 6 May, 2012
Netanyahu’s government is the most stable Israel has had in years – but he faces pressure on domestic issues including the high cost of living and Palestine.
# parliament - Wednesday 4 April, 2012
The retired pharmacist left a note linking his suicide with the country’s financial crisis.
# parliament - Wednesday 15 February, 2012
The parliament launched a pilot channel last November, and is now looking for advice on rolling the project out further.
# parliament - Sunday 20 November, 2011
A booklet containing security details about the US president’s visit to Australia was found on the street by a newspaper reporter.
# parliament - Wednesday 19 October, 2011
A mass walk-out by workers has started in Greece, bringing the country’s corporate and public sectors to a halt ahead of a key vote in Parliament.
# parliament - Wednesday 17 August, 2011
King Abdullah II is weakening the crown, creating a constitutional court and boosting the role of the parliament.
# parliament - Thursday 30 June, 2011
Protests are continuing ahead of today’s bill, which is needed to push through the austerity measures that were agreed yesterday.
# parliament - Wednesday 29 June, 2011
Over 100 people have been injured after another day of violence…
# parliament - Monday 28 March, 2011
Dozens of members of Indiana’s state congress return to duty, ending a weeks-long standoff over Republican anti-union bills.
# parliament - Friday 4 March, 2011
Nick Clegg welcomes Welsh yes vote, saying it marks a real turning point for devolution.