Shane O'Brien is a journalist at IrishCentral. Shane studied journalism at DIT for four years before moving to New York in 2019, where he worked for the Queens Post, a local Queens publication. While living in New York he also freelanced for a number of Irish outlets and covered a number of high profile sporting events in the Big Apple. He started working with IrishCentral on his return to Ireland in January 2020.
"Northern Ireland has become a symbol of democracy's power to transcend divisions and deliver peace. We need that beacon of hope now more than ever."
Fr. Ray Flaherty expressed his shock after a violent brawl, reportedly a feud between Traveller families, broke out at a funeral in Co Galway this week.
Dale Hannon died on the Spanish island of Tenerife, his partner Chloe Higgins, who was six months pregnant, was found dead at her Limerick home.
A mini citizens' assembly found that most were against holding a referendum on the subject within the next two years.
Creator Lisa McGee announced it has always been her intention to run the series for three seasons.
Kate Quilligan's fiancé died in a collision in Limerick in August. The couple was due to be married on the same day.
The former Secretary of State and Democratic presidential candidate was named the 11th Chancellor of the university in January 2020 but has yet to be officially installed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Daniela Adamcova, 57, who is from Slovakia but has lived in Ireland for the past six years, was discovered on Sept. 12 sitting on a jagged rock on the remote Croatian island of Krk, which is inhabited by bears.