Today's Irish news roundup, August 30th 2013
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Today's top Irish news stories:
Nobel laureate Seamus Heaney has died, at age 74, at the Blackrock Clinic in Dublin. He had won the Nobel Prize in 1995...READ MORE
Police have launched an investigation into assault allegations made by a teen girl who was captured on video performing a sex act during the Eminem concert at Slane Castle in early August...READ MORE
Niall O’Dowd: The trouble with Christine Quinn’s strange run for New York mayor
Christine Quinn must be wondering what she needs to do to get some love from New York City voters in the mayoral election. TheIrish American legislator was hot favorite and front-runner for much of the contest...READ MORE
Archaeologists have described their latest find of a medieval monastic enclosure at Drumholm, near Ballintra, Co Donegal as being of major national importance...READ MORE
A person emigrates from Ireland every six minutes according to new figures released by the Central Statistics Office...READ MORE
- Gay wedding cakes latest target of anti-gay...
- Racist incidents in Ireland up by 85 percent...
- An open letter in strong defence of capitalism.
- A Magdalene Laundry US adoptee who holds...
- Irish radio presenter suspended after anti-Isra
- Nelson Mandela was against IRA decommissioning.
- Families as well as Catholic Church and governm
- Baby dies in horror birth at Belfast hospital...
- Gay teacher fired from Catholic school after...
- Sarah Palin is saving Christmas
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YOur welcome to smoke - and take a decade off you life from lung cancer, throat cancer, nicotine scaring the arteries which provides places where plaAn open letter in strong defence of capitalism to Pope Francis
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