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Liberal outlook — Brian Maye on Sheelagh Murnaghan, an indomitable presence in NI politics

The Irish Times 20 May 2024
The only Liberal Party MP in the 51-year history of the Northern Irish parliament ... hockey for Ulster and Ireland, and the only Liberal Party MP in the 51-year history of the Northern Irish parliament.

Ex-Commanders owner Dan Snyder

The Daily Mail 20 May 2024
Donald Trump (L) and Roy Cohn attend a party at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Washington in 1983 ... Rapaport] and I run our company without the involvement of any other third parties.'.

Bob Marley is a national hero in all but name. So what are Jamaica’s politicians waiting for?

The Observer 20 May 2024
Sir Alexander Bustamante, of Irish descent, founder of the Jamaica Labour party (JLP), played a crucial role in Jamaica’s journey to self-governance as its first prime minister in 1962, earning him national hero status.

Irish elections 2024 diary: Sinn Fein may be forced to find new Brussels home

The Times/The Sunday Times 19 May 2024
S&D represents the Party of the European Socialists whose membership includes not only the Irish Labour Party, but their brothers and sisters from UK Labour and the SDLP, who remain members despite Brexit.

Immigration, housing dominate on local election doorsteps

RTE 19 May 2024
Micheál Martin at the launch of his party's local election campaign (Pic ... However, the most recent Irish Times/Ipsos B&A poll suggests the party has found that most precious of political commodities, momentum ... The party has selected 129 candidates.

Worldwide rallies mark Nakba Day, call for immediate Gaza ceasefire

Press TV 19 May 2024
Pro-Palestine demonstrations were organized by the Ireland Palestine Solidarity Campaign in Dublin, the capital of Ireland, as many associations, political party representatives, and hundreds of people participated.

Three main parties and Independents expected to evenly divide most of local elections spoils

The Irish Times 18 May 2024
On 7th June voters go to the polls to elect their local councillors, and the latest Irish Times/Ipsos B&A poll suggests the three main parties and Independents will divide the majority of the ...

Larry Wilson: Where are GOP candidates like Pete McCloskey?

LA Daily News 18 May 2024
His family was Grand Old Party since his great-grandfather escaped the Great Irish Famine in 1853 and came to California’s Central Valley as farmers near Merced ... Where are the party leaders who would ...

Big parties set to win seats in each of three European Parliament constituencies, poll finds

The Irish Times 18 May 2024
... seats in each of the three European Parliament constituencies, with the two largest Coalition parties challenging for two seats in Midlands-North-West, according to Irish Times/Ipsos B&A polling.

Irish president hits out at UK govt 'Troubles' law

Raw Story 18 May 2024
Michael D ... He added ... All Northern Irish political parties oppose the legislation, and Europe's leading rights watchdog, the Council of Europe, has also expressed "serious concerns" ... "There was a bang and terrible carnage ... .

Thousands take to streets in several European cities, demanding end to genocide in Gaza

Anadolu Agency 18 May 2024
Organized by the Ireland Palestine Solidarity Campaign, a huge protest at the Garden of Remembrance Park was attended by many associations, political party representatives, and hundreds of people.

Underinsurance problem for homeowners

The Irish Times 17 May 2024
In a new report sent to CAI on May 4th and seen by The Irish Times, Governance Ireland (GI) – a third-party consultancy and advisory firm based in Dublin – said it identified “clear deficiencies” in ...

Micheál Martin’s political enemies have been waiting to move. They may have to wait longer

The Irish Times 17 May 2024
The latest Irish Times/Ipsos B&A opinion poll has Micheál Martin the most popular party leader in the Republic ... party support is holding up reasonably well in advance of the elections due on June 7th.

23 great ideas for your Madison-area weekend

Madison 17 May 2024
Three-day, all-ages festival of Irish music and dance starting Friday with a pre-party at Awildan Distilling, 5353 Maly Road, Sun Prairie; Saturday at Karben4 Brewing, 3698 Kinsman Blvd.; Sunday at ...

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