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Outrage as Rose of Tralee rejected by job agency in London due to strong Irish accent

A woman from Gartan, County Donegal, was told by a London job agency that they could not find her employment anywhere due to her strong Irish accent.

By IrishCentral Staff Writers

Published Saturday, March 23, 2013, 7:09 AM

Massive flooding leaves much of Ireland underwater in latest storm

Massive flooding has hit areas all around Ireland as a Spring storm wreaks havoc from coast to coast.

By JAMES O'SHEA

Published Saturday, March 23, 2013, 7:34 AM

Notre Dame political scientist says the Irish run the White House and Congress

During the recent round of Saint Patrick's Day celebrations at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue the president made a point of acknowledging the common Irish heritage of key members of his second-term administration.

By IRISHCENTRAL STAFF WRITERS

Published Saturday, March 23, 2013, 7:42 AM

Former Christian Brother found guilty of sex abuse in 1960s industrial school

A former Christian brother has been found guilty of sexually abusing a young boy at Letterfrack Industrial School in Co Galway in the 1960s.

By IrishCentral Staff Writers

Published Saturday, March 23, 2013, 7:15 AM

The best of Joe Biden's quotes on Ireland - Irish American Hall of Fame inductee on immigration reform - VIDEO

Vice President Joe Biden challenged Irish Americans to get behind immigration reform this year during a rousing speech in New York on Thursday.

By IrishCentral Staff Writers

Published Saturday, March 23, 2013, 7:10 AM

President Obama tells Northern Irish officials he's 'really looking forward' to G8 Fermanagh visit

Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny, First Minister Peter Robinson and deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness joined a crowd of about 80 for the annual St Patrick’s visit to the White House.

By MATT KEOUGH

Published Saturday, March 23, 2013, 7:15 AM

Handkerchief waved on Bloody Sunday among 100 objects that define Irish history

In partnership with The Royal Irish Academy and The Irish Times, Raghnall O’Floinn compiled a list of the 100 objects that define Irish History.

By MATT KEOUGH

Published Saturday, March 23, 2013, 7:12 AM

Pope Francis says world religious leaders united by desire to search for truth

Pope Francis told the world’s religious leaders that the desire to search for the truth, beauty and goodness is what unites them all.

By IrishCentral Staff Writers

Published Saturday, March 23, 2013, 7:13 AM

Statue of Liberty reopens on Independence Day - Ellis Island could remain closed due to Sandy damage

The Statue of Liberty is set to reopen to the public on the the 4th of July this year, however, city officials have revealed that it is uncertain when Ellis Island will reopen.

By AMANDA DRISCOLL

Published Saturday, March 23, 2013, 7:11 AM

Irish American host Jimmy Fallon set to replace Jay Leno on 'The Tonight Show'

Jay Leno, the long-running host, who has helmed the show since taking over from Johnny Carson in 1992, will be departing from his job in 2014 when his contract expires, leaving 'Late Night' presenter Fallon to take over.

By IrishCentral Staff Writers

Published Saturday, March 23, 2013, 7:17 AM

Beloved Irish musician Christy Moore to perform for the Dalai Lama in Derry - VIDEO

The Dalai Lama will attend and address the expected crowd of 2500 at the Culture of Compassion, an event that will be held by the charity The Children in Crossfire at the Vital Venue in Ebrington, Derry on April 18th.

By MATT KEOUGH

Published Saturday, March 23, 2013, 7:17 AM

New England Patriots Still Have Work To Do In Free Agency

Published Thursday, March 21, 2013, 7:32 PM

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