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Herald.ie
'He was a hero to many people' - racing greats pay tribute to jockey JTin a fall at Cheltenham three years ago and had suffered ill-health since, with
'He was a hero to many people' - racing greats pay tribute to jockey JT
Herald.ie / Posted an hour ago
in a fall at Cheltenham three years ago and had suffered ill-health since, with frequent admissions to hospital. President Michael D Higgins and Taoiseach Enda Kenny will be represented by their aides-de-camp at the funeral today, while Mr Kenny... Read more
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Herald.ie
Hundreds mourn 'fantastic' football man Floodfilm. "Many times he joked that he'd had the three best jobs in Ireland," said
Hundreds mourn 'fantastic' football man Flood
Herald.ie / Posted yesterday
film. "Many times he joked that he'd had the three best jobs in Ireland," said Brian Hanley during the eulogy. Those in attendance included Mr Flood's cousin, broadcaster Gay Byrne and Lt David Lyons, aide-de-camp to President Michael D H... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scottish Easter Rising commander James Connolly celebrated in festival filmdirect personal connections to Connolly's time in Dublin. The film has already
Scottish Easter Rising commander James Connolly celebrated in festival film
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
direct personal connections to Connolly's time in Dublin. The film has already attracted the attention of Irish President Michael D Higgins, who requested a viewing during a recent state visit to Scotland, while Buchanan had also a spoken about... Read more
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Herald.ie
Council loses €130k on two-day conference for 'sister city' San Josesince 1986. The relationship was initiated by former Taoiseach Bertie Ahern, w
Council loses €130k on two-day conference for 'sister city' San Jose
Herald.ie / Posted 4 days ago
since 1986. The relationship was initiated by former Taoiseach Bertie Ahern, who was then Lord Mayor of Dublin. The idea of "sister cities" is to forge closer links between cities. President Michael D Higgins was one of the speakers at the e... Read more
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heraldscotland
A Terrible Beauty: Scots-born revolutionary James Connolly celebrated in festival filmdirect personal connections to Connolly's time in Dublin. The film has already
A Terrible Beauty: Scots-born revolutionary James Connolly celebrated in festival film
heraldscotland / Posted 4 days ago
direct personal connections to Connolly's time in Dublin. The film has already attracted the attention of Irish President Michael D Higgins, who requested a viewing during a recent state visit to Scotland, while Buchanan had also a spoken about... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Hollande: Irish border a special case in UK's talks to leave the EUborder a special case in UK's talks to leave the EU French President Francois
Hollande: Irish border a special case in UK's talks to leave the EU
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
border a special case in UK's talks to leave the EU French President Francois Hollande walks with President of Ireland Michael D Higgins and his wife Sabina at Aras an UachtarainMr Hollande shakes hands with Taoiseach Enda Kenny in DublinPrime... Read more
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Irish Central
Hollande and Kenny discuss anti-terrorism security and Brexit in Dublinto honor the EU’s climate change and energy commitments. Here’s a video of the
Hollande and Kenny discuss anti-terrorism security and Brexit in Dublin
Irish Central / Posted 7 days ago
to honor the EU’s climate change and energy commitments. Here’s a video of the leaders press conference: Hollande also traveled to the Áras an Uachtaráin (the president’s residence), to meet with President Michael D Higgins and his wife... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Francois Hollande: Irish border will be special case in Brexit talksHollande's trip to Dublin has been scaled back in the wake of the terror attack
Francois Hollande: Irish border will be special case in Brexit talks
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
Hollande's trip to Dublin has been scaled back in the wake of the terror attack, he retained a commitment to meet President Michael D Higgins. A statement on behalf of the two leaders called on Britain to trigger Article 50 and begin the process of... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Brexit talks: French President backs Republic of Ireland’s 'special place' at negotiationswill have to bear the consequences,” he said. French President Francois Hollan
Brexit talks: French President backs Republic of Ireland’s 'special place' at negotiations
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
will have to bear the consequences,” he said. French President Francois Hollande (centre) speaks with President of Ireland Michael D Higgins and his wife Sabina Higgins as he leaves Aras an Uachtarain in Dublin. PA He also offered assurances that... Read more
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New Kerala
Ireland and France urge quick 'Brexit' from European Union - newkerala.com #93747The two leaders said the activation of Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty, which t
Ireland and France urge quick 'Brexit' from European Union - newkerala.com #93747
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
The two leaders said the activation of Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty, which triggers the process for an EU member state to leave the block, would allow the start of methodical negotiations, EFE news agency reported. They also highlighted the... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Brexit talks cannot drag on, warns Francois Hollandetrip to Dublin has been scaled back in the wake of the terror attack, he has re
Brexit talks cannot drag on, warns Francois Hollande
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 7 days ago
trip to Dublin has been scaled back in the wake of the terror attack, he has retained a commitment to meet President Michael D Higgins. He will be back in Paris for talks with Mrs May this evening. Defence, deepened security and... Read more
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The News and Star
Brexit talks cannot drag on, warns Francois Hollandetrip to Dublin has been scaled back in the wake of the terror attack, he has re
Brexit talks cannot drag on, warns Francois Hollande
The News and Star / Posted 7 days ago
trip to Dublin has been scaled back in the wake of the terror attack, he has retained a commitment to meet President Michael D Higgins. He will be back in Paris for talks with Mrs May this evening. Defence, deepened security and... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Enda Kenny meets French president Francois Hollande in Dublinbeen arranged before the terror assault and has since been scaled back, but he
Enda Kenny meets French president Francois Hollande in Dublin
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
been arranged before the terror assault and has since been scaled back, but he has retained a commitment to meet president Michael D Higgins. He will be back in Paris for talks with British Prime Minister Theresa May this evening. The discussions... Read more
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RTE News
Hollande seeks support over EU securityFrancois Hollande is to hold talks with Taoiseach Enda Kenny at Government Buil
Hollande seeks support over EU security
RTE News / Posted 7 days ago
Francois Hollande is to hold talks with Taoiseach Enda Kenny at Government Buildings. He will also meet President Michael D Higgins at Áras an Uachtaráin. The fallout from Brexit, security and counter-terrorism measures are expected to... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Enda Kenny to meet Francois Hollande in Dublin todaybeen arranged before the terror assault and has since been scaled back, but he
Enda Kenny to meet Francois Hollande in Dublin today
Irish Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
been arranged before the terror assault and has since been scaled back, but he has retained a commitment to meet President Michael D Higgins. He will be back in Paris for talks with Prime Minister Theresa May this evening. The discussions in... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Enda Kenny to meet French president Francois Hollande in Dublinbeen arranged before the terror assault and has since been scaled back, but he
Enda Kenny to meet French president Francois Hollande in Dublin
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
been arranged before the terror assault and has since been scaled back, but he has retained a commitment to meet president Michael D Higgins. He will be back in Paris for talks with British Prime Minister Theresa May this evening. The discussions... Read more
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Irish Examiner
France observes minute's silence in memory of Nice attacks; books of condolence open in Ireland | Irish Examiner Monday, July 18, 2016 - 11:03...
France observes minute's silence in memory of Nice attacks; books of condolence open in Ireland
Irish Examiner / Posted 10 days ago
| Irish Examiner Monday, July 18, 2016 - 11:03... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
President Higgins in call for stand after Nice terror attack Irish president Michael D Higgins says democracy must stand firm in the face
President Higgins in call for stand after Nice terror attack
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
Irish president Michael D Higgins says democracy must stand firm in the face of terrorism President Michael D Higgins has called for people to make a stand for democracy in the face of... Read more
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Irish Central
Ireland pushes Michael D Higgins to take 2nd term as PresidentPressure is growing for President Michael D. Higgins to seek a second successiv
Ireland pushes Michael D Higgins to take 2nd term as President
Irish Central / Posted 12 days ago
Pressure is growing for President Michael D. Higgins to seek a second successive seven-year term in office. A poll in the Irish Times had a majority of voters, 58 percent, saying he should seek a second term. Higgins, 75, has held the office since... Read more
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The Irish Times
Ireland, Small Open Economies and European Integration by David BeggThe former Ictu leader offers a post-crash course in social partnership Inside
Ireland, Small Open Economies and European Integration by David Begg
The Irish Times / Posted 13 days ago
The former Ictu leader offers a post-crash course in social partnership Insider: David Begg (left) with President Michael D Higgins and Prionsias de Rossa at a conference in June with the theme ‘A Just Recovery?’ Photograph: Nick... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
World leaders express horror at Nice attack, sympathy for France — The Medina County GazetteNICE, France — World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity with
World leaders express horror at Nice attack, sympathy for France — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
NICE, France — World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity with France over the attack carried out by a man who drove truck into crowds of people celebrating France’s national day in Nice, killing at least 84 people: President Barack... Read more
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The Signal
World leaders express horror at attack, sympathy for FranceNICE, France (AP) — World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity
World leaders express horror at attack, sympathy for France
The Signal / Posted 13 days ago
NICE, France (AP) — World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity with France over the attack carried out by a man who drove truck into crowds of people celebrating France's national day in Nice, killing at least 84 people: UNITED... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
World leaders express horror at attack; sympathy for FranceNICE, France | World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity with
World leaders express horror at attack; sympathy for France
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 13 days ago
NICE, France | World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity with France over the attack carried out by a man who drove truck into crowds of people celebrating France's national day in Nice, killing at least 84 people: UNITED... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
World leaders express horror at attack; sympathy for FranceNICE, France (AP) — World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity
World leaders express horror at attack; sympathy for France
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 13 days ago
NICE, France (AP) — World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity with France over the attack carried out by a man who drove truck into crowds of people celebrating France's national day in Nice, killing at least 84 people: UNITED... Read more
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ABC News
World Leaders Express Horror at Attack; Sympathy for FranceWorld leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity with France over th
World Leaders Express Horror at Attack; Sympathy for France
ABC News / Posted 13 days ago
World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity with France over the attack carried out by a man who drove truck into crowds of people celebrating France's national day in Nice, killing at least 84 people: President Barack Obama... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
World leaders express horror at attack; sympathy for France Published: July 15, 2016 10:00 AM NICE, France (AP) -- World leaders are expr
World leaders express horror at attack; sympathy for France
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 13 days ago
Published: July 15, 2016 10:00 AM NICE, France (AP) -- World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity with France over the attack carried out by a man who drove truck into... Read more
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The Economic Times
World leaders express horror at attack; sympathy for FranceNICE, FRANCE : World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity with
World leaders express horror at attack; sympathy for France
The Economic Times / Posted 13 days ago
NICE, FRANCE : World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity with France over the attack carried out by a man who drove truck into crowds of people celebrating France's national day in Nice, killing at least 84 people :UNITED STATES... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
World leaders express horror at attack; sympathy for FranceNICE, France (AP) - World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity
World leaders express horror at attack; sympathy for France
KTTC Rochester / Posted 13 days ago
NICE, France (AP) - World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity with France over the attack carried out by a man who drove truck into crowds of people celebrating France's national day in Nice, killing at least 84 people: UNITED... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
World leaders express horror at attack; sympathy for FranceNICE, France (AP) - World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity
World leaders express horror at attack; sympathy for France
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 13 days ago
NICE, France (AP) - World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity with France over the attack carried out by a man who drove truck into crowds of people celebrating France's national day in Nice, killing at least 84 people: UNITED... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
World leaders express horror at attack; sympathy for FranceNICE, France (AP) — World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity
World leaders express horror at attack; sympathy for France
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
NICE, France (AP) — World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity with France over the attack carried out by a man who drove truck into crowds of people celebrating France’s national day in Nice, killing at least 84 people: President... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
World leaders express horror at attack; sympathy for FranceNICE, France (AP) - World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity
World leaders express horror at attack; sympathy for France
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 13 days ago
NICE, France (AP) - World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity with France over the attack carried out by a man who drove truck into crowds of people celebrating France's national day in Nice, killing at least 84 people: UNITED... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Enda Kenny condemns 'cynical and wanton violence'in Nice. It was a horrendous and callous attack on people's freedom as they cel
Enda Kenny condemns 'cynical and wanton violence'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
in Nice. It was a horrendous and callous attack on people's freedom as they celebrated Bastille Day," he said. President Michael D Higgins spoke to French ambassador to Ireland Jean-Pierre Thebault and asked for messages of sympathy to be passed... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
World leaders express horror at attack; sympathy for FranceWorld leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity with France over th
World leaders express horror at attack; sympathy for France
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 13 days ago
World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity with France over the attack carried out by a man who drove truck into crowds of people celebrating France's national day in Nice, killing at least 84 people: UNITED STATES "Our thoughts... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
World leaders express horror at attack; sympathy for FranceWorld leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity with France NICE,
World leaders express horror at attack; sympathy for France
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 13 days ago
World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity with France NICE, France (AP) — World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity with France over the attack carried out by a man who drove truck into crowds of people... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
World leaders express horror at attack; sympathy for FranceNICE, France (AP) - World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity
World leaders express horror at attack; sympathy for France
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 13 days ago
NICE, France (AP) - World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity with France over the attack carried out by a man who drove truck into crowds of people celebrating France's national day in Nice, killing at least 84 people: UNITED... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
World leaders express horror at attack; sympathy for FranceThe truck which slammed into revelers late Thursday, July 14, is seen near the
World leaders express horror at attack; sympathy for France
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 13 days ago
The truck which slammed into revelers late Thursday, July 14, is seen near the site of an attack in the French resort city of Nice, southern France, Friday, July 15, 2016. The truck loaded with weapons and hand grenades drove onto a sidewalk for more... Read more
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Lowell Sun
World leaders express horror at attack; sympathy for France NICE, France (AP) -- World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidar
World leaders express horror at attack; sympathy for France
Lowell Sun / Posted 13 days ago
NICE, France (AP) -- World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity with France over the attack carried out by a man who drove truck into crowds of people celebrating France's... Read more
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RTE News
France declares three days of national mourningextends its state of emergency in place since the attacks in Paris in November
France declares three days of national mourning
RTE News / Posted 13 days ago
extends its state of emergency in place since the attacks in Paris in November 2015, in which 130 people died. President Michael D Higgins said he was shocked and saddened to learn of the attack with "its appalling loss of life, including... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
World leaders express horror at attack; sympathy for FranceNICE, France (AP) - World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity
World leaders express horror at attack; sympathy for France
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 13 days ago
NICE, France (AP) - World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity with France over the attack carried out by a man who drove truck into crowds of people celebrating France's national day in Nice, killing at least 84 people: UNITED... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
World leaders express horror at attack; sympathy for FranceNICE, France (AP) - World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity
World leaders express horror at attack; sympathy for France
Hawaii News Now / Posted 13 days ago
NICE, France (AP) - World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity with France over the attack carried out by a man who drove truck into crowds of people celebrating France's national day in Nice, killing at least 84 people: UNITED... Read more
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Herald.ie
Son's tribute to vision and drive of ex-INM bosson a Cloud. Celebrant Fr Kevin Lyon, Archdeacon of Glendalough, also paid trib
Son's tribute to vision and drive of ex-INM boss
Herald.ie / Posted 14 days ago
on a Cloud. Celebrant Fr Kevin Lyon, Archdeacon of Glendalough, also paid tribute to "an incredible man". President Michael D Higgins was represented by his aide de camp Lieutenant Commander Patricia Butler. A large number of friends from... Read more
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The Irish Times
‘All the things I suspected about the Irish culture scene were true’of the Department of Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs as “
‘All the things I suspected about the Irish culture scene were true’
The Irish Times / Posted 15 days ago
of the Department of Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs as “unwieldly”, but says speeches from President Michael D Higgins give the arts community hope. “You look at the fantastic speeches Michael D has been making. He’s an... Read more
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The Irish Times
‘All the things I had suspected about the Irish culture scene were true’of the Department of Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs as “
‘All the things I had suspected about the Irish culture scene were true’
The Irish Times / Posted 15 days ago
of the Department of Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs as “unwieldly”, but says speeches from President Michael D Higgins give the arts community hope. “You look at the fantastic speeches Michael D has been making. He’s an... Read more
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The Irish Times
Laura Slattery: ‘Free’ part of freelancer must not apply to payincreased pressure to work for free. Bean-counting behaviour like this somewha
Laura Slattery: ‘Free’ part of freelancer must not apply to pay
The Irish Times / Posted 16 days ago
increased pressure to work for free. Bean-counting behaviour like this somewhat “damages the narrative”, as the President, Michael D Higgins, put it, that Ireland is a “beacon for quality” in the arts. As another of Bacik’s colleagues, Ged Nash,... Read more
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Herald.ie
Woman pleads guilty to making phone threats to bomb President HigginsMcLean – 12 July 2016 02:30 AM A woman who sent obscene phone messages to Aras
Woman pleads guilty to making phone threats to bomb President Higgins
Herald.ie / Posted 17 days ago
McLean – 12 July 2016 02:30 AM A woman who sent obscene phone messages to Aras an Uachtarain threatening to bomb President Michael D Higgins if he visited England will be sentenced later for this and for harassing her local priest. On one occasion... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Irish soldiers of the Somme commemorated at Dublin memorial eventsoldiers who died at the Battle of the Somme have been commemorated at a state
Irish soldiers of the Somme commemorated at Dublin memorial event
Irish Examiner / Posted 19 days ago
soldiers who died at the Battle of the Somme have been commemorated at a state memorial event in Dublin. Irish President Michael D Higgins, Taoiseach Enda Kenny, the North’s Secretary Theresa Villiers and Stormont Deputy First Minister Martin... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Irish soldiers of the Somme commemorated at Dublin memorial eventsoldiers who died at the Battle of the Somme have been commemorated at a state
Irish soldiers of the Somme commemorated at Dublin memorial event
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
soldiers who died at the Battle of the Somme have been commemorated at a state memorial event in Dublin. Irish President Michael D Higgins, Taoiseach Enda Kenny, Northern Ireland Secretary Theresa Villiers and Stormont Deputy First Minister... Read more
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Irish Central
17-old Irish fan accepts prestigious French medal for Boys in Green supporterswhen trying to organize the celebration, Mayor Hidalgo addressed the invite to
17-old Irish fan accepts prestigious French medal for Boys in Green supporters
Irish Central / Posted 19 days ago
when trying to organize the celebration, Mayor Hidalgo addressed the invite to “the President of the Republic of Ireland, Michael D Higgins [the Republic of Ireland’s President], and his Prime Minister, Arlene Foster [Northern Ireland First... Read more
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RTE News
State event to commemorate Battle of the SommePresident Michael D Higgins will lay a wreath today at the main State event to
State event to commemorate Battle of the Somme
RTE News / Posted 19 days ago
President Michael D Higgins will lay a wreath today at the main State event to mark the centenary of the Battle of the Somme. The event, which is being held in conjunction with the Royal British Legion, will take place in the National War Memorial... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Politicians and veterans to commemorate Battle of the Somme tomorrownorth and south of the Irish border who were killed during one of the bloodiest
Politicians and veterans to commemorate Battle of the Somme tomorrow
Irish Examiner / Posted 20 days ago
north and south of the Irish border who were killed during one of the bloodiest battles of the First World War. President Michael D Higgins, Taoiseach Enda Kenny, Northern Ireland Secretary Theresa Villiers and Stormont Speaker Robin Newton will... Read more
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