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Brexit fact-finding visit to Ireland by MEPs after Britain triggers EU exit

30 March 2017

Two-day mission organised by Sinn Féin MEPs Martina Anderson and Matt Carthy Free article

Fine Gael attacks on PAC watchdog are unacceptable, says David Cullinane TD

18 March 2017

‘The Public Accounts Committee did its work fairly, independently and diligently. Our report is balanced and fair’ Free article

DUP to meet McGurk’s Massacre families after Nolan Show on-air commitment

16 March 2017

Jeffrey Donaldson agrees on radio show to meet relatives of 1971 UVF bomb attack blamed on IRA by Unionist Government, RUC and British Army Free article

Cost of Irish Language Act in North £2million per year, says Conradh na Gaeilge

16 March 2017

Additional, once-off cost of £9million needed over five years to create the basic infrastructure to support legislation Free article

St Patrick’s Day 1975 – IRA prisoner Tom Smith shot dead in Portlaoise

15 March 2017

On St Patrick’s Night 1975, the escape bid went ahead shortly after 8pm. An explosive device blew open the door to a yard and the lead group of 20 emerged from the recreation hall Free article

Prominent loyalist dies in UDA feud – muted response from unionist leaders

14 March 2017

Gilmore had posted Facebook messages taunting his former associates in the UDA Free article

Catalan ex-President banned from office for two years and fined €36,500 for holding independence referendum

14 March 2017

Two former ministers also found guilty, fined and banned from holding public office Free article

Tipperary Sinn Féin and MEP take a stand to save Bus Éireann Route X7 Clonmel/Dublin

14 March 2017

‘Rural communities are entitled to a functioning public transport system’ – Councillor Catherine Carey Free article

Bus Éireann strike unavoidable due to management intransigence, says SIPTU

14 March 2017

‘Our proposal would help drive out inefficiencies while simultaneously securing a decent wage for workers’ – SIPTU’s Willie Noone Free article

Extending President vote practical expression of Good Friday Agreement – Tyrone MP

13 March 2017

Glasgow-born Pat Doherty says Taoiseach should now say when referendum will be held Free article

Taoiseach in US announces referendum on voting rights for Irish citizens outside state

12 March 2017

Long-overdue move in Presidential elections welcomed by Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams TD Free article

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An initiative for dialogue 

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