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Irish Central
Pope approves selfless Irish Jesuit priest for road to sainthoodalive today. Just a few years ago, his words were used by former Taoiseach Bert
Pope approves selfless Irish Jesuit priest for road to sainthood
Irish Central / Posted 6 hours ago
alive today. Just a few years ago, his words were used by former Taoiseach Bertie Ahern in his final speech as head of the Irish government. There are also several miracles speculated to have occurred to those who prayed with Fr Sullivan,... Read more
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Irish Central
50,000 military records of Easter Rising and War of Independence releasedand the Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Heather Humphreys, on Tu
50,000 military records of Easter Rising and War of Independence released
Irish Central / Posted 2 days ago
and the Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Heather Humphreys, on Tuesday. The archives are the fourth of nine Irish government-funded “permanent reminders” being built for the 1916 commemorations. The newly released military records... Read more
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Irish Central
Ireland angry at politician’s attitude mental health with poor attendance and cutsstatements. The public’s frustration comes after major cuts to mental health s
Ireland angry at politician’s attitude mental health with poor attendance and cuts
Irish Central / Posted 2 days ago
statements. The public’s frustration comes after major cuts to mental health services were announced last week. The Irish government said it would be diverting €12 million to other areas of the health service. The Minister for Health Leo... Read more
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Tax-News.com
Ireland Improves Film Tax Creditby Jason Gorringe, Tax-News.com, London27 April 2016 The Irish Government has
Ireland Improves Film Tax Credit
Tax-News.com / Posted 3 days ago
by Jason Gorringe, Tax-News.com, London27 April 2016 The Irish Government has announced that the cap on eligible expenditure for the Film Tax Credit will increase from EUR50m (USD56.5m) to EUR70m from May 1. The... Read more
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RTE News
Finance expects more room for spending in Budgetbond yield movements, he said, are now trading in line with core European sover
Finance expects more room for spending in Budget
RTE News / Posted 3 days ago
bond yield movements, he said, are now trading in line with core European sovereign yields. In 2011, the yield on ten year Irish Government bonds reached 14%, but in 2016 it has steadied at below 1%. The Minister noted external risks on the... Read more
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The Register
Is Dublin becoming as unaffordable as San Francisco?a San Francisco, despite much talk of a ‘housing crisis’, but we can learn less
Is Dublin becoming as unaffordable as San Francisco?
The Register / Posted 3 days ago
a San Francisco, despite much talk of a ‘housing crisis’, but we can learn lessons from the US: its crucial that the next Irish government ensure that affordable housing – and above all social housing – is built quickly. Unlike San Franciso, the... Read more
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The Irish Times
Politics of case underestimated, claims David Drummlaw firm Looney & Grossman, to represent him in his bankruptcy after a proposed
Politics of case underestimated, claims David Drumm
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
law firm Looney & Grossman, to represent him in his bankruptcy after a proposed settlement with Anglo broke down when the Irish Government vetoed the deal in favour of litigation. “What Mr Grossman may have underestimated is the highly political... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Sinn Fein's Gerry Adams calls for dissident republicans to 'go away'for genuine republicans is to find ways to build relationships, end divisions,
Sinn Fein's Gerry Adams calls for dissident republicans to 'go away'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
for genuine republicans is to find ways to build relationships, end divisions, persuade unionists and ensure that the Irish government fulfils it's mandate and constitutional imperative to bring about the re-unification of this country," the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Sinn Fein's U-turn over talks on new government in RepublicGerry Adams Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams has said his party would be willing t
Sinn Fein's U-turn over talks on new government in Republic
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Gerry Adams Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams has said his party would be willing to enter into talks about forming the next Irish Government - despite repeatedly ruling it out since the election. Mr Adams has left himself open to accusations of... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Gerry Adams' ard fheis tribute H Blocks Provo inmates riles Arlene Fosterthrough his praise for republican activists. And she labelled as a "backward s
Gerry Adams' ard fheis tribute H Blocks Provo inmates riles Arlene Foster
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
through his praise for republican activists. And she labelled as a "backward step" his call for fresh efforts by the next Irish Government towards a united Ireland. Responding to the Sinn Fein president's speech at the party's ard fheis, the... Read more
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Irish Central
Matchmaker sees couple literally running to the altarat the win than the shrewdest matchmaker of them all. I'll leave it at that an
Matchmaker sees couple literally running to the altar
Irish Central / Posted 5 days ago
at the win than the shrewdest matchmaker of them all. I'll leave it at that and please note there was no mention at all here this week about the attempted matchmaking of a new Irish government. They should call upon the services of Johnn... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
What rose from the Irish Risingwas there. Last year, the government in London said, "Her Majesty's government
What rose from the Irish Rising
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
was there. Last year, the government in London said, "Her Majesty's government is committed to working closely with the Irish government during the decade of centenaries marking the events of 1912 to 1922 to promote a greater understanding of... Read more
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Irish Central
A comprehensive roundup of the 1916 Rising events in NYyears, the official ceremonies will commence at 11 a.m., including the reading
A comprehensive roundup of the 1916 Rising events in NY
Irish Central / Posted 7 days ago
years, the official ceremonies will commence at 11 a.m., including the reading of the Proclamation. Representatives of the Irish government hosted by the New York Consul General Barbara Jones will address the crowd as well as New York and U.S.... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'Rebellion': Squashing Ireland's Easter uprising one more timeuntil finally, in 1914, the British Parliament passed the Third Home Rule Act,
'Rebellion': Squashing Ireland's Easter uprising one more time
Los Angeles Times / Posted 7 days ago
until finally, in 1914, the British Parliament passed the Third Home Rule Act, which would have established a separate Irish government. Unfortunately for those who supported the Republic, World War I began shortly thereafter and the Home Rule... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Greenwich Hibernian Association marks Easter Rising anniversarybe the start of more public awareness of the anniversary, including more visibl
Greenwich Hibernian Association marks Easter Rising anniversary
Darien News-Review / Posted 7 days ago
be the start of more public awareness of the anniversary, including more visible observations at the local level and by the Irish government. “It gives a real picture of how desperate the people were to be an independent country,” Dougherty said.... Read more
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The Register
Woz says 'Jobs started Apple for money' – then says it must pay 50% tax like he doescompany. Some have speculated the probe could lead to Apple paying $8bn in back
Woz says 'Jobs started Apple for money' – then says it must pay 50% tax like he does
The Register / Posted 8 days ago
company. Some have speculated the probe could lead to Apple paying $8bn in back taxes, even though the case is against the Irish government. Under the EU's state aid rules, national authorities cannot take measures allowing certain companies to... Read more
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Irish Central
All welcome at Irish Government’s NYC 1916 commemoration eventThe day-long centenary celebration hosted by the Irish government on Sunday, Ap
All welcome at Irish Government’s NYC 1916 commemoration event
Irish Central / Posted 8 days ago
The day-long centenary celebration hosted by the Irish government on Sunday, April 24 at Pier A Harbor House in downtown Manhattan has switched from being a ticketed event to an open one on a first come, first served basis. Irish Minister for the... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Extradition of Claudia Hoerig from Brazil could take a yearwith huge debts. When the court agreed to extradite him in December 2014, it i
Extradition of Claudia Hoerig from Brazil could take a year
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 8 days ago
with huge debts. When the court agreed to extradite him in December 2014, it imposed conditions on its decision, which the Irish government must accept for the extradition to go ahead, the Irish Times reported. Lynn can be tried only for theft,... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Human rights group call on Ireland to show 'moral leadership' on refugee issueviolations is not optional, nor is it charity. It is a matter for Ireland and t
Human rights group call on Ireland to show 'moral leadership' on refugee issue
Irish Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
violations is not optional, nor is it charity. It is a matter for Ireland and the EU of legal and moral obligation. The Irish government, and the EU, have failed to adequately meet this obligation,” it said. It added the drowning this week of... Read more
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Irish Central
62 years ago today the last man was executed in Irelandhis thanks to you in another way.” After the execution of Manning it was commo
62 years ago today the last man was executed in Ireland
Irish Central / Posted 10 days ago
his thanks to you in another way.” After the execution of Manning it was common that death sentences be commuted by the Irish government. In 1851 the right to commute a death sentence became restricted to the President only. Ireland had... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Body of Derry nun Sister Clare killed in Equador quake to be returned homein this way but her family are grateful for the fact that she is coming home an
Body of Derry nun Sister Clare killed in Equador quake to be returned home
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
in this way but her family are grateful for the fact that she is coming home and that they have been helped so much by the Irish Government and the Kevin Bell Repatriation Fund." A Book of Condolence will be opened on Friday at the Long Tower... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Tweet that 'SDLP woman had face like back of van' lands school principal Burns in centre of cyberbully stormorganisation after complaints that a tricolour was not flown at the reopening o
Tweet that 'SDLP woman had face like back of van' lands school principal Burns in centre of cyberbully storm
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
organisation after complaints that a tricolour was not flown at the reopening of its Belfast museum despite the fact the Irish Government had provided funding for it. He also said on TV that the GAA needed to "reach out" to the unionist... Read more
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heraldscotland
Brexit could lead to break up of EU, says Vote Leave sources, as Gove insists it would liberate UKScotland, or the fears of the Spanish Prime Minister being selectively quoted,
Brexit could lead to break up of EU, says Vote Leave sources, as Gove insists it would liberate UK
heraldscotland / Posted 10 days ago
Scotland, or the fears of the Spanish Prime Minister being selectively quoted, and the total misrepresentation of an Irish Government minister. All of that was supported and lauded by Gove, and all the rest of his all together pals. However,... Read more
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express
Britain is MOST IGNORED country in EU over Brussels’ laws, new study findslikely to vote the same way as the UK. Surprisingly Britain voted more frequen
Britain is MOST IGNORED country in EU over Brussels’ laws, new study finds
express / Posted 11 days ago
likely to vote the same way as the UK. Surprisingly Britain voted more frequently with the French government than the Irish government between 2009-15. VoteWatch Europe also found Britain “has diminished its influence in the European... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Story of cities #25: Shannon – a tiny Irish town inspires China’s economic boomthere more for marketing.” There is another dynamic that has put Shannon in th
Story of cities #25: Shannon – a tiny Irish town inspires China’s economic boom
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 11 days ago
there more for marketing.” There is another dynamic that has put Shannon in the headlines in recent years. Since 2001 the Irish government has let the US use Shannon airport for its military planes, and an estimated 2.5 million US troops have... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Government ready to provide consular assistance to Irish man arrested in Iraqis understood they had entered the country illegally after their visas expired.
Government ready to provide consular assistance to Irish man arrested in Iraq
Irish Examiner / Posted 12 days ago
is understood they had entered the country illegally after their visas expired. The Department of Foreign Affairs says the Irish government stands ready to provide consular assistance. Hannah Lucinda Smith, Turkey correspondent with The Times,... Read more
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Irish Central
Irish government plans NYC events for the US commemoration of the 1916 Risingthe centenary of the Easter Rising on Sunday, April 24 with a day-long series o
Irish government plans NYC events for the US commemoration of the 1916 Rising
Irish Central / Posted 14 days ago
the centenary of the Easter Rising on Sunday, April 24 with a day-long series of events in Manhattan hosted by the Irish government. According to a press release issued by the government this week, the United States is the only foreign... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Transatlantic flights from Cork set for the skies after breakthrough rulinghe said. “I acknowledge the great support received from our local business stak
Transatlantic flights from Cork set for the skies after breakthrough ruling
Irish Examiner / Posted 14 days ago
he said. “I acknowledge the great support received from our local business stakeholders, local politicians and the Irish government. I would particularly commend Cork Chamber for their solid support in these efforts.” The DoT ruling brings... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Breakthrough ruling clears way for first Cork transatlantic flightshe said. “I acknowledge the great support received from our local business stak
Breakthrough ruling clears way for first Cork transatlantic flights
Irish Examiner / Posted 14 days ago
he said. “I acknowledge the great support received from our local business stakeholders, local politicians and the Irish government. I would particularly commend Cork Chamber for their solid support in these efforts.” The DoT ruling brings... Read more
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Irish Examiner
New development on transatlantic flights 'fantastic news' for Cork Airportand locally. “I acknowledge the great support received from our local business
New development on transatlantic flights 'fantastic news' for Cork Airport
Irish Examiner / Posted 14 days ago
and locally. “I acknowledge the great support received from our local business stakeholders, local politicians and the Irish Government. “I would particularly commend Cork Chamber for their solid support in these efforts. He added: “We are... Read more
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RTE News
UFC chief eyes talks with Irish governmentUFC chief eyes regulation talks with Irish governmentUpdated: Friday, 15 Apr 20
UFC chief eyes talks with Irish government
RTE News / Posted 15 days ago
UFC chief eyes regulation talks with Irish governmentUpdated: Friday, 15 Apr 2016 09:56 | Comments UFC chief executive Lorenzo Fertitta has said his organisation would like to open discussions with the Irish government to introduce regulations... Read more
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Irish Central
A Game of Thrones Irish electionThe negotiations for a new Irish government are being conducted with all the ch
A Game of Thrones Irish election
Irish Central / Posted 15 days ago
The negotiations for a new Irish government are being conducted with all the charm of the Irish wedding proposal: “Would you like to be buried with my people?” We may have a government this Thursday, April 14, or we may not. The pundits say that... Read more
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Ekklesia
Concerns after Irish juvenile ‘disappears’ from Egyptian jailThe Irish government has faced criticism after it was forced to correct a state
Concerns after Irish juvenile ‘disappears’ from Egyptian jail
Ekklesia / Posted 16 days ago
The Irish government has faced criticism after it was forced to correct a statement on the whereabouts of Ibrahim Halawa, a juvenile from Dublin who faces the death penalty in Egypt. Yesterday (12 April 2016), Ibrahim Halawa's family raised concerns... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Diplomats attacked for accepting Egyptian authorities' word over Ibrahim Halawaordeal of torture, dire prison conditions, and an unlawful mass trial - which c
Diplomats attacked for accepting Egyptian authorities' word over Ibrahim Halawa
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
ordeal of torture, dire prison conditions, and an unlawful mass trial - which could see him sentenced to death. "The Irish Government must escalate their demands to see Ibrahim without delay, and must challenge the Egyptian government on his... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Concerns after Irish Juvenile 'Disappears' from Egypt JailThe Irish government has faced criticism after it was forced to correct a state
Concerns after Irish Juvenile 'Disappears' from Egypt Jail
CommonDreams.org / Posted 17 days ago
The Irish government has faced criticism after it was forced to correct a statement on the whereabouts of Ibrahim Halawa, a juvenile from Dublin who faces the death penalty in Egypt. Yesterday, Ibrahim’s family raised concerns for his welfare, after... Read more
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Irish Central
Fake Irish American bishop helped win Irish drug smuggler freedomraise questions over whether McCollum Connolly’s family knows the truth about t
Fake Irish American bishop helped win Irish drug smuggler freedom
Irish Central / Posted 17 days ago
raise questions over whether McCollum Connolly’s family knows the truth about the man she is living with and whether the Irish government, which worked through its honorary consul, a senior Peruvian lawyer, to secure her freedom, is aware about... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Ibrahim Halawa's lawyers accuse Egypt of misleading Irish Govt about his location2016 - 10:28 am Lawyers for Ibrahim Halawa have accused Egyptian authorities o
Ibrahim Halawa's lawyers accuse Egypt of misleading Irish Govt about his location
Irish Examiner / Posted 17 days ago
2016 - 10:28 am Lawyers for Ibrahim Halawa have accused Egyptian authorities of providing misleading information to the Irish Government about his imprisonment. The Dublin man has been in jail in Cairo since taking part in an anti-Morsi protest... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Egypt allows brother to visit jailed Ibrahim Halawahe was being held. Egypt described the publicity about the Dubliner's case as
Egypt allows brother to visit jailed Ibrahim Halawa
Irish Examiner / Posted 17 days ago
he was being held. Egypt described the publicity about the Dubliner's case as a "media frenzy". The family is urging the Irish government to take a tougher line with Egypt in relation to the case. You might also like More From The Irish... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Ibrahim Halawa's family say they don’t know where he is after prison movesister Somaia said her brother was moved between prisons last week without the
Ibrahim Halawa's family say they don’t know where he is after prison move
Irish Examiner / Posted 18 days ago
sister Somaia said her brother was moved between prisons last week without the knowledge of his family or the Irish Government. However, it has now been claimed he has been moved again, with the family saying they had not this time... Read more
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RTE News
EU to publish new multinational disclosure rulesand beneficiaries of all corporate structures, including shell companies, trust
EU to publish new multinational disclosure rules
RTE News / Posted 18 days ago
and beneficiaries of all corporate structures, including shell companies, trusts and foundations that offer anonymity. The Irish government line is that Ireland has already signed up to new tax transparency rules under the OECD. But while those... Read more
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The Irish Times
Irish bond sale may be affected by Brexit fearsyear is the country’s economic growth prospects and the fact that the European
Irish bond sale may be affected by Brexit fears
The Irish Times / Posted 18 days ago
year is the country’s economic growth prospects and the fact that the European Central Bank will buy about €13 billion of Irish government debt in the markets under its bond-buying programme, known as quantitative easing, according to... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Apple cash move will not end EU tax probe – MacDailyNewsprove crucial as it tries to fend off the EU’s long-running investigation into
Apple cash move will not end EU tax probe – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted 19 days ago
prove crucial as it tries to fend off the EU’s long-running investigation into its alleged sweetheart tax deals with the Irish government.,” Jopson and Bradshaw report. “Support has been growing in Washington for proposals to overhaul the... Read more
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Irish Central
Young people in Ireland take the most psychoactive drugs in the EUmake up the second largest NPS group and account for 22 percent of all seizures
Young people in Ireland take the most psychoactive drugs in the EU
Irish Central / Posted 19 days ago
make up the second largest NPS group and account for 22 percent of all seizures. Vice.com reports that back in 2010 the Irish government attempted to confront the problem of increasing drug use by banning all substances that have a psychoactive... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Misnomers and myths abound in Sinn Fein telling of 1916to dispose of a few myths around what is popularly known as the 1916 Easter Ris
Misnomers and myths abound in Sinn Fein telling of 1916
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
to dispose of a few myths around what is popularly known as the 1916 Easter Rising. It hasn't gone away, you know. The Irish Government commemoration of 1916 may be over, but on Sunday, April 24, in Dublin - the actual anniversary of the... Read more
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Daily Mail
How fake priest who says he raised the dead helped Peru Two drug mulewith a 'Catholic priest' in Lima - Sean Walsh Her freedom was secured after wo
How fake priest who says he raised the dead helped Peru Two drug mule
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
with a 'Catholic priest' in Lima - Sean Walsh Her freedom was secured after work by Ireland's honorary consul in Lima, the Irish government says But a MailOnline investigation has revealed that Sean Walsh - real name John - is a self-styled... Read more
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Irish Central
The winners and losers of the 1916 Easter Rising CentenaryRising, with more to follow when American commemorations timed to the actual da
The winners and losers of the 1916 Easter Rising Centenary
Irish Central / Posted 21 days ago
Rising, with more to follow when American commemorations timed to the actual date in late April occur. The winners so far? Irish government: The spectacular Easter Sunday and Monday events in Dublin where there was a military parade on Sunday and... Read more
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The Irish Times
Ireland must have government ‘to respond to Brexit vote’the State can withstand “a brief spell of political stalemate”. “However, if c
Ireland must have government ‘to respond to Brexit vote’
The Irish Times / Posted 22 days ago
the State can withstand “a brief spell of political stalemate”. “However, if come the UK referendum on June 23rd, and no Irish government were in place, things could take a severe turn for the worse if there was no official policy response to a... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
IRA Maze escape movie plea by son of warder Brian Stackproject "was providing employment opportunities and investments in local busine
IRA Maze escape movie plea by son of warder Brian Stack
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
project "was providing employment opportunities and investments in local businesses and services". But Mr Stack said the Irish Government had intervened before, when former minister Dermot Ahern refused to allow the use of his departmental... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Why Ireland is gritting its teeth for Brexitarena, not on a self-isolated island or islands. And whatever utility dictates
Why Ireland is gritting its teeth for Brexit
Daily Telegraph / Posted 23 days ago
arena, not on a self-isolated island or islands. And whatever utility dictates, it would be politically impossible for any Irish government, even the relative Anglophiles of the ruling Fine Gael party, to persuade the nation to choose Britain over... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Firms Donate to Aun's Feed, Read Programme for Girlsgrateful to the Colognes." The new literacy programme was launched on February
U.S. Firms Donate to Aun's Feed, Read Programme for Girls
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
grateful to the Colognes." The new literacy programme was launched on February 11 with a financial donation by the Irish Government. It targets at-risk, out-of-school girls and orphans aged six-17. Some of the beneficiaries were orphaned by... Read more
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