Saturday 26 May 2018
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Trust in women wins the day, says Nicola Sturgeon

Saturday 26 May 2018

Nicola Sturgeon, who frequently speaks about women’s rights and gender equality, had earlier tweeted of her hope that the result would go in favour of the repeal side.

Nicola Sturgeon said “trust in women” had won the day as she welcomed Ireland’s landslide vote to reform its abortion laws....

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Thousands gather at Dublin Castle to celebrate ‘ground-breaking’ yes vote

Saturday 26 May 2018

The Taoiseach and Health Minister were cheered by the crowds after the result was announced.

Thousands of campaigners have gathered for a “ground-breaking moment” at Dublin Castle as the results of Ireland’s abortion referendum were announced....

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Ireland votes by two-to-one landslide to reform strict abortion laws

Saturday 26 May 2018

Referendum returning officer Barry Ryan said a majority of more than 700,000 voted Yes to repeal.

Ireland has voted by 66.4% to 33.6% in favour of changing its strict abortion laws....

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Chris O’Dowd praises social progress as celebrities react to abortion vote

Saturday 26 May 2018

The actor joined dozens of Irish celebrities in reacting to the country’s landslide vote to reform its strict abortion laws.

Hollywood star Chris O’Dowd has said Ireland is experiencing a wave of social progress as his home country voted by a landslide vote to reform its strict abortion laws....

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Missing seven-year-old boy traced by police

Saturday 26 May 2018

Nathan Ross is said to be safe and well.

A seven-year-old boy who went missing in Inverness has been found safe and well....

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