Poland - Law and Justice party re-elected with 43.6% of vote

Poland - Law and Justice party re-elected with 43.6% of vote

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Polands Conservative Law and Justice party (PiS) has become the first party in Poland's post communist history to win back to back lower house majorities and just the second government to win re-election. PiS which has ruled Poland since 2015 took 43.59% of the national vote over the weekend securing a majority of 235 seats in Poland's 460 seat lower house (the Sejm) . However the party fell short of the 276 votes required for a presidential veto or the 307 needed for a constitutional amendment. PiS also retain 49 seats in the 100-member Senate, with opposition parties taking a slim 51-seat majority. PiS leader Jaroslaw Kaczynski (pictured above) was an influential figure in the fight against communism in Poland eventually defeating the communist regime in the late 1980s , the party is popular for its social conservatism , during the campaign, the party vowed to defend traditional Catholic values. Since 2005 , PiS has increased its vote by more than two and a half times. PiS - 43.59 percent (8 051 935 votes) KO - 27.40 percent (5,060 355 votes) SLD - 12.56 percent (2 319
Lady and the Tramp Trailer #2 (2019) | Movieclips Trailers

Lady and the Tramp Trailer #2 (2019) | Movieclips Trailers

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Olazábal's 2001 French Open Win | Classic Round Highlights

Olazábal's 2001 French Open Win | Classic Round Highlights

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'Every day in Crawley is a day lost in my life' - O'Sullivan still critical of English Open venue

'Every day in Crawley is a day lost in my life' - O'Sullivan still critical of English Open venue

Snooker
Ronnie O'Sullivan has reiterated his criticism of the Crawley venue used to stage the English Open.The world number two survived a potential shock first-round exit as he beat former roofer Jamie O'Neill 4-3.O'Sullivan, 43, last year described the K2 Leisure Centre as "a hellhole" and feels little has changed since."Every day in Crawley is a day lost in my life," O'Sullivan joked with reporters as he confirmed he would not be spending his day off in West Sussex.The five-time world champion was also critical of the open nature of the draw for the tournament as he was paired against world number 105 O'Neill."I just don't enjoy that type of dynamic to a match," he said. "I'd much rather play someone who's got as much to lose as I have."When you're playing people who are just happy to be there, it's their big occasion and they just go out and smash the balls all over the place, there's no point trying to play the right shot."Every time you do, they just play the wrong shot. Whatever game plan you've got, they just totally throw it out of the window with one
English Open: Ronnie O'Sullivan beats China's Yuan Sijun in Crawley

English Open: Ronnie O'Sullivan beats China's Yuan Sijun in Crawley

Five-time world champion Ronnie O'Sullivan edged past 19-year-old Chinese player Yuan Sijun in the second round of the English Open in Crawley.Yuan, ranked 48th in the world, held a 3-1 lead before breaks of 81 and 84 from O'Sullivan levelled the match.The world number two then made a break of 87 to move into the third round.It is the second time this tournament O'Sullivan has needed a deciding frame after he beat Jamie O'Neill 4-3 in round one at the K2 leisure centre.The 43-year-old has repeatedly been critical of the West Sussex venue, describing it as "a hellhole" last year.He was again unhappy after his win over O'Neill as he said that "every day in Crawley is a day lost in my life".O'Sullivan will face either Iran's Hossein Vafaei, the world number 31, or China's Chen Feilong, who is ranked 89th, in the third round.More to follow.Find out how to get into snooker, pool and billiards with our fully inclusive guide.Sign up to My Sport to follow snooker news on the BBC app.
✒️ Patrick Hoban re-signs for Dundalk FC

✒️ Patrick Hoban re-signs for Dundalk FC

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Maguire out of English Open in first round

Maguire out of English Open in first round

Snooker
Scotland's Stephen Maguire lost 4-0 to Thailand's Thepchaiya Un-Nooh in the first round of the English Open.World number 14 Maguire reached the semi-finals in 2018 but only scored 62 points
Leitrim - Direct Provision Centre to open in Ballinamore

Leitrim - Direct Provision Centre to open in Ballinamore

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Ireland's 40th Direct Provision Centre for asylum seekers is expected to open in Ballinamore.Co Letrim in the coming weeks . The centre will consist of 20 three and four bedroom apartments .

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Leitrim - Direct Provision Centre to open in Ballinamore

Leitrim - Direct Provision Centre to open in Ballinamore

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Ireland's 40th Direct Provision Centre for asylum seekers is expected to open in Ballinamore.Co Letrim in the coming weeks . The centre will consist of 20 three and four bedroom apartments .
Poland - Law and Justice party re-elected with 43.6% of vote

Poland - Law and Justice party re-elected with 43.6% of vote

politics
Polands Conservative Law and Justice party (PiS) has become the first party in Poland's post communist history to win back to back lower house majorities and just the second government
Trump supporter gets spat in face during interview

Trump supporter gets spat in face during interview

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The moment a Trump Supporter gets spat in face by obnoxious person while doing a street interview . http://www.thetricolour.com/videos/trump-supporter-assaulted-2.mp4
Carrickmacross public meeting to discuss migrant gangs and asylum

Carrickmacross public meeting to discuss migrant gangs and asylum

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Cinema-goers give their reaction to unplanned

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Noel Grealish talks Direct Provision on Galway Bay FM

Noel Grealish talks Direct Provision on Galway Bay FM

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Noel Grealish , Independent TD for Galway West talks to Keith Finnegan about asylum and migration related issues on Galway Bay FM . https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=647&v=XyzQXJJh8tQ
Stephen Donnelly - "There should be more money spent" on asylum seekers

Stephen Donnelly - "There should be more money spent" on asylum seekers

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Stephen Donnelly , Fianna Fail TD - "there should be more money spent" on accommodating asylum seekers. Since the year 2000 , 1.2 Billion in Taxes has been

Sport

English Open: Ronnie O'Sullivan beats China's Yuan Sijun in Crawley

English Open: Ronnie O'Sullivan beats China's Yuan Sijun in Crawley

Snooker
Five-time world champion Ronnie O'Sullivan edged past 19-year-old Chinese player Yuan Sijun in the second round of the English Open in Crawley.Yuan, ranked 48th in the world, held a 3-1
✒️ Patrick Hoban re-signs for Dundalk FC

✒️ Patrick Hoban re-signs for Dundalk FC

irish soccer
Olazábal's 2001 French Open Win | Classic Round Highlights

Olazábal's 2001 French Open Win | Classic Round Highlights

Golf
Maguire out of English Open in first round

Maguire out of English Open in first round

Snooker
Scotland's Stephen Maguire lost 4-0 to Thailand's Thepchaiya Un-Nooh in the first round of the English Open.World number 14 Maguire reached the semi-finals in 2018 but only scored 62 points
'Every day in Crawley is a day lost in my life' - O'Sullivan still critical of English Open venue

'Every day in Crawley is a day lost in my life' - O'Sullivan still critical of English Open venue

Snooker
Ronnie O'Sullivan has reiterated his criticism of the Crawley venue used to stage the English Open.The world number two survived a potential shock first-round exit as he beat former roofer Jamie O'Neill 4-3.O'Sullivan, 43, last year described the K2 Leisure Centre as "a hellhole" and feels little has changed since."Every day in Crawley is a day lost in my life," O'Sullivan joked with reporters as he confirmed he would not be spending his day off in West Sussex.The five-time world champion was also critical of the open nature of the draw for the tournament as he was paired against world number 105 O'Neill."I just don't enjoy that type of dynamic to a match," he said. "I'd much rather play someone who's got as much to lose as I have."When you're playing people who are just happy to be there, it's their big occasion and they just go out and smash the balls all over the place, there's no point trying to play the right shot."Every time you do, they just play the wrong shot. Whatever game plan you've got, they just totally throw it out of the window with one
GAANOW Rewind: 2015 Donegal Senior Football Final - Naomh Conaill v St Eunan's

GAANOW Rewind: 2015 Donegal Senior Football Final - Naomh Conaill v St Eunan's

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Abraham Ancer | Presidents Cup Profiles

Abraham Ancer | Presidents Cup Profiles

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