Today's Irish news roundup
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The Irish government has relaunched their genealogy website, which offers visitors a new portal that includes historical records from multiple sites. It is a major breakthrough in bringing together all genealogy sources in one site...READ MORE
The newly appointed Pope Francis will not move into the Apostolic Palace papal apartments. Instead he has opted to live in a suite at the Vatican guesthouse.
Since he was elected as Pope, the Buenos Aires Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio has shunned Vatican traditions, opting for simpler, less costly alternatives, including his clothes and accessories...READ MORE
One year ago, on April 1, 2012, death, like a thief in the night, stole my beloved nephew Rory Staunton. He was 12-years-old and like the season he died in, was full of promise. The thrill of life was everywhere about him...READ MORE
An elderly man in Cork was convicted and fined on Monday, after he told a non-national that “Bobby Sands did not die for the blacks.”
In December, Cork District Court Judge Leo Malone ordered Richard Hurley, 68, to make a donation to a local hospice...READ MORE
A menu of the last lunch served on board the Titanic will go on display in the new Titanic visitors center in Belfast this week.
The rare first class luncheon menu survived the disaster and was purchased at an English auction during last year's centenary of the ship's sinking...READ MORE
- Irish university suspends Legion of Mary...
- 4,000 Irish social welfare letters encourage...
- Pope Francis calls capitalism “new tyranny”...
- Notre Dame sues federal government again...
- Nelson Mandela showed us all what could be...
- Irish radio presenter suspended after anti-Isra
- Married priests could well be Pope Francis'...
- Top ten worst ever Irish Christmas gifts,...
- Address by Nelson Mandela to Joint Houses...
- Unionists regret US envoy Haass’ call for...
I've never seen narrowback used by anyone outside of the Irish community. I doubt its meaning is well known to them and as the mother of 2 narrowbacksUnionists regret US envoy Haass’ call for new flag for Northern Ireland (VIDEO)
allister and people like you,you occupy,you dont live in gb,you live in an occupied foriegn country that it has taken a standing british army of overWhy Ireland needs to give its emigrants a say in the country
The diaspora franchise is carrying egalitarianism beyond the absurd. Give them the vote and next you will be mailing them, their, "diaspora assiPope Francis calls capitalism “new tyranny” calls on leaders to fight poverty
Pope Francis seems to prefer socialism to free enterprise. If he had been a bishop in the'60s and '70s, and given the choice of serving the Church i