Today's Irish news roundup, October 2nd, 2013
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Today's top Irish news stories:
Liam Adams, 58, younger brother of Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams, has been found guilty of raping and sexually assaulting his daughter Aine over a six-year period between 1977 and 1983 when she was aged between four and nine…READ MORE
Organizers of the Cork Rebel Week, the county’s main contribution to the Gathering, have apologized after Fine Gael members noticed that national hero Michael Collin’s sex was listed as “langer,” in an event’s brochure…READ MORE
The man arrested following the rape of two girls, aged six and nine, has been placed on suicide watch and “all possible protections.” The accused is a 30-year-old homeless man, originally from Ballinasloe, County Galway…READ MORE
When you go looking for a courageous politician in Washington during this current budget crisis you will find the name of Congressman Peter King…READ MORE
The two women charged with drug trafficking in Peru are in “great form” in a modern well-equipped prison, according to an Irish priest. Father Maurice Foley visited Michaella McCollum Connolly from Dungannon, Co Tyrone, and Melissa Reid, from Glasgow in jail last Saturday where he found the pair under a parasol, drinking coffee and making phone calls…READ MORE
- Gay teacher fired from Catholic school after...
- Nelson Mandela once considered a terrorist...
- Racist incidents in Ireland up by 85 percent...
- Nelson Mandela was against IRA decommissioning.
- Unionists regret US envoy Haass’ call for...
- Irish radio presenter suspended after anti-Isra
- Hollywood star Gabriel Byrne brands new Pope...
- Irish students told “No Irish Need Apply”...
- Website attracts 80,000 Irish people ready...
- Top ten negative terms used to describe Irish...
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