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Irish seamen who refused to work for the Nazis after being captured were sent to German death camps.
A six generation family company in the southwest of Donegal is showing the world Irish luxury, in tweed.
The story of Bridget Deignan will be recreated in the TV show “Deadly Women."
Dubliner Carmel Snow transformed Harper’s Bazaar making Andy Warhol and Truman Capote household names.
In reality, the Proclamation of 1916 had no legal effect. It would take a further three long decades before Ireland fully extricated herself.
The Gadfly the controversial political novel written by a Cork woman is supposedly the best selling Irish book of all time.
This legendary gown was sold for $4.8 million late last year.
Irish academic suggests that Ireland’s patron saint was married to a formidable lady…and just in time for St. Patrick’s Day!
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You may never have heard of him, but we owe a deep debt of gratitude to this County Waterford man who invented St. Patrick's Day.
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Odd coincidence of Ireland’s fight for freedom that several key players became Hollywood stars.
Patrick was the first major figure to reject slavery and for that alone he deserves proper canonization.
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What began as a simple gift from the ambassador to the US President has become the most important tradition in Irish America.
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Sinn Fein leader Martin McGuinness dies after short illness
Youngest ever self-made billionaire is a 26-year-old Irishman
Nazi death camps held 50 Irish it has been revealed, only 28 survived
President Bill Clinton,Tony Blair to attend Martin McGuinness funeral
Donegal tweed, centuries old craft, is suddenly the height of fashion
Queen will be among those who pay tribute to Martin McGuinness
There is now a crater on Mercury named after Seamus Heaney
Irish bookies seek staff to deal with just Donald Trump bets
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Maureen O'Hara named among Dubliners’ favorite Irish actors
Pub with no beer six nights a week named Ireland's best pub
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