Niall is the Founder of IrishCentral as well as of Irish America Magazine and the Irish Voice Newspaper. He is also responsible for publishing IrishCentral.com community newspaper and The Irish Emigrant newspaper, in Boston.
He founded the Wall Street 50 awards, the Top 100 Irish Americans, the Business 100 and more recently the Top 50 Women in Business and the Irish Legal 100 awards.
Niall was awarded an honorary doctorate by University College Dublin for his work on the Irish peace process, which was a subject of a book, "Daring Diplomacy" and a PBS Special, "An Irish Voice."
Irish revolutionary leader Michael Collins was killed on Aug 22, 1922, and despite their apparent lack of connection this a French woman has been visiting his grave in Glasnevin cemetery every year, for the last 18 years.
The most significant section of Tim Pat Coogan’s book "The Famine Plot" on the Irish Famine is printing of the UN definition of genocide.
Following the shocking revelations of 70 years of abuse of children by Pennsylvania priests, we owe Sinead O’Connor an apology.
Have you heard about the hurler with the crazy commute? He lives and works in the United States, but on Sunday he will run out in front of 82,300 screaming fans in Dublin in the biggest game of the year.
A business friend of mine passed away recently after a long illness. I was frankly amazed to hear that among the items placed in the coffin was a photograph of Donald Trump.
Tom, the former chairman and CEO of Mutual of America who passed on Saturday, launched himself like a torpedo at whatever he wanted to achieve.
“Black 47” delivers an amazing insight into Ireland and the struggle during the worst of the Famine years.
They will be singing the Ronnie Drew songs long after the techno beat and disco din are consigned to history. The Dubliners frontman, who passed on August 16, 2008, was one of a kind.
Illegal immigrants in the United States are saving social security, paying $23.6 billion in taxes and committing less crime than Americans right now! They must be stopped.
Boss Tweed is the legendary corrupt New York political boss who taught the Irish what they needed to know about grabbing political power.