Today's Irish news roundup
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Top Irish news stories:
Nobel Prize for literature winner Seamus Heaney has said there will never be a united Ireland and that Loyalists should be allowed to fly their flag over Belfast City Hall...READ MORE
Hollywood actor Stephen Rea has carried his former wife Dolours Price’s coffin at her Belfast funeral.
But Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams stayed away as Republicans paid their respects to the former IRA hunger striker...READ MORE
From racism against the Irish, blacks and South Americans, and misogyny, the graffiti found scrawled in the construction workers toilets at One World Trade Center has shocked New York City...READ MORE
New York Senator Chuck Schumer said he and his fellow Senators who support immigration reform believe 2013 will be the year Congress “finally gets it done.”..READ MORE
From October to December 2012 the number of trips to Ireland from North America increased by 14.2 percent, which is up to 201,300 trips from the same time last year. The Central Statistics Office has just reported the figures...READ MORE
- Notre Dame sues federal government again...
- Unionists regret US envoy Haass’ call for...
- Caroline Kennedy “selfie” in Japan reveals...
- Irish radio presenter suspended after anti-Isra
- Smithwick inquiry finds Irish police may...
- Ireland wins top spot on Forbes’ Best Countries
- Why Ireland needs to give its emigrants a...
- Married priests could well be Pope Francis'...
- Pope Francis calls capitalism “new tyranny”...
- Cork mother grieves for husband, son and...
What west of Irelander would want to sound like a "true Dubliner"? In the west Dublin is of dubious irishness, more an English city (nothingThe top ten most influential Irish people of all time - PHOTOS
Where is Heaven's name is Jonathan Swift, the greatest writer of satire in the English language? How about Duns Scotus, one of the greatest thinkers oCaroline Kennedy “selfie” in Japan reveals a new and much happier woman
southside77, I understand the spelling is not amadon, but rather 'omadhaun'. I may be wrong. eejit uncle Joe is a suitable adjective for Mr. Biden.Celebrating Walt Disney’s birthday and his Irish roots
Except that, Walt Disney was actually born in Chicago. They just announced they are making his old house into a museum.