Today's Irish news roundup
Check out what Irish news stories are getting IrishCentral readers' attention today
Today's top Irish news stories:
Tragic New York construction accident claims life of young Irishman from Sligo
A tragic construction accident in upstate New York has taken the life of 24-year-old Gary Feeney of Dorchester and Lugdoon, Templeboy, Co. Sligo...READ MORE
A 35-year-old Irish American Queens teacher had sex with several of her teenaged male students.
Tara Driscoll, a former English teacher at Law, Government and Community Service HS in Cambria Heights, pleaded guilty last June to having sex with a 16-year-old student...READ MORE
Senator Marco Rubio’s support announced on Sunday for the bipartisan immigration bill before the senate guarantees its passage.
As an Hispanic and a key figure in the Tea Party wing of his party, his support makes passage in the senate inevitable...READ MORE
A European weather forecasting service has warned that a tornado could hit Ireland on Monday night.
Estofex, the European Storm Forecast Experiment, has issued a level one warning for tornadoes as heavy winds prepare to batter Ireland again...READ MORE
The Irish government has been urged to call a referendum as quickly as possible after the constitutional convention voted overwhelmingly in favor of extending marriage rights to same-sex couples.
The advisory body’s recommendation will now be sent to the cabinet which has promised to hold a full debate on the subject in the Irish parliament...READ MORE
- Nelson Mandela was against IRA decommissioning.
- Irish students told “No Irish Need Apply”...
- Racist incidents in Ireland up by 85 percent...
- Bill O’Reilly slams Nelson Mandela as an...
- Top ten negative terms used to describe Irish...
- Dubliner found guilty of vicious Temple Bar...
- Unionists regret US envoy Haass’ call for...
- Hollywood star Gabriel Byrne brands new Pope...
- Are the Celts one of the ten lost tribes...
- Married priests could well be Pope Francis'...
The OVERWHELMING majority of Irish people in Ireland wanted the IRA to decommission, and Sinn Fein to fully participate in democracy in Ireland. AgainRacist incidents in Ireland up by 85 percent says Immigrant Council
@Cepta: It's ridiculuous to say that the Irish government is fuelling racial intolerance through its immigration policies. People who are racist needSmithwick inquiry finds Irish police may have colluded in two IRA murders
If a leading Member of Parliament (MP) in Great Britain (GB) uses parliamentary privilege to make unqualified allegations against a prominent human riWhy Ireland needs to give its emigrants a say in the country
89west! If the Dublin Giovernment's Deptartment of Ragged Trousered Philanthropy (ie Social Welfare) could redirect the astronomical sums they pay to