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News Ireland Events: Gay Ireland prime minister resigns

Published on: Sunday 23 February 2020
Gay Ireland prime minister resigns
News source: http://www.windycitymediagroup.com/lgbt/Gay-Ireland-prime-minister-resigns/68019.html

Varadkar ( whose father was born in India and immigrated to Ireland ) told journalists at the event, in part, "I stand here as the leader of my country—flawed and human, but judged by my political ...

News Ireland Events: List of sports events affected by the new virus from China

Published on: Sunday 23 February 2020
List of sports events affected by the new virus from China
News source: https://www.sfgate.com/news/article/List-of-sports-events-affected-by-the-new-virus-15077703.php

ATHLETICS World indoor championships in Nanjing from March 13-15 postponed to March 2021. Hong Kong Marathon on Feb. 9 cancelled. Asian indoor championships in Hangzhou from Feb. 12-13 cancelled.

News Ireland Events: Learn about Ireland in a new exhibit, events at Quinnipiac University

Published on: Wednesday 15 January 2020
Learn about Ireland in a new exhibit, events at Quinnipiac University
News source: https://www.nhregister.com/news/article/Learn-about-Ireland-in-a-new-exhibit-events-at-14983079.php

Visually, some of the stamps are stunning. We cannot wait to make the collection more widely known.” Also, Ireland’s Great Hunger Museum will in February hold two events featuring author and ...

News Ireland Events: Election 2020: Taoiseach used IDA Ireland event to attack us, claims Micheál Martin

Published on: Monday 20 January 2020
Election 2020: Taoiseach used IDA Ireland event to attack us, claims Micheál Martin
News source: https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/election-2020-taoiseach-used-ida-ireland-event-to-attack-us-claims-micheal-martin-05fkvn75h

Leo Varadkar should not use state events to “attack political opponents” to the benefit of Fine Gael, Micheál Martin has said.The Fianna Fáil leader’s comments came after the taoiseach claimed that his opponents wanted to scrap the national broadband plan at an IDA Ireland event yesterday.Mr Martin

News Ireland Events: Abortion and gay marriage set to be legal in N Ireland

Published on: Monday 21 October 2019
Abortion and gay marriage set to be legal in N Ireland
News source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/n-irish-lawmakers-fail-thwart-abortion-law-change-151526214.html

Abortion and same-sex marriage are set to become legal in Northern Ireland, after a group of local lawmakers failed Monday in a last-minute bid to thwart the London-ordered liberalisation of the laws. Abortion is currently illegal in the British-ruled province -- except when the mother's life is

News Ireland Events: Popular festival Oktoberfest cancelled in Dublin due to increase in insurance premium and Ireland's 'claim culture'

Published on: Wednesday 24 July 2019
Popular festival Oktoberfest cancelled in Dublin due to increase in insurance premium and Ireland's 'claim culture'
News source: https://www.independent.ie/breaking-news/irish-news/popular-festival-oktoberfest-cancelled-in-dublin-due-to-increase-in-insurance-premium-and-irelands-claim-culture-38343037.html

In a statement released this afternoon, organisers blamed "a claim culture that has developed in Ireland" behind the decision. "As much as we love coming to Dublin and doing our event with you guys ...

News Ireland Events: Ireland must prepare to deal with extreme heatwaves, warns climate council

Published on: Wednesday 24 July 2019
Ireland must prepare to deal with extreme heatwaves, warns climate council
News source: https://www.irishtimes.com/news/environment/ireland-must-prepare-to-deal-with-extreme-heatwaves-warns-climate-council-1.3966042

Ireland must prepare to deal with extreme future heat waves ... “There can be no certainty about what the climate will be, or what the frequency of extreme events,” he said at the launch of the ...

News Ireland Events: Tokyo 2020: Ireland qualify for Olympics in women's single-handed event

Published on: Wednesday 24 July 2019
Tokyo 2020: Ireland qualify for Olympics in women's single-handed event
News source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/sailing/49098105

Ireland have qualified for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic sailing regatta in the women's single-handed event. The place was secured by Lough Derg Yacht Club's Aisling Keller, who finished 46th overall at the ...

News Ireland Events: Ireland’s Shane Lowry wins Open Championship in golf tournament’s return to Northern Ireland

Published on: Sunday 21 July 2019
Ireland’s Shane Lowry wins Open Championship in golf tournament’s return to Northern Ireland
News source: https://wtkr.com/2019/07/21/irelands-shane-lowry-wins-open-championship-in-tournaments-return-to-northern-ireland/

once the specter of Northern Ireland’s Troubles receded. Lowry won his first European Tour event when still an amateur at the Irish Open in 2009 and clinched the last of his four titles in Abu ...

News Ireland Events: 'We want The Open back in Portrush': World's top players eager to return to Northern Ireland

Published on: Sunday 21 July 2019
'We want The Open back in Portrush': World's top players eager to return to Northern Ireland
News source: https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/sport/golf/the-open/we-want-the-open-back-in-portrush-worlds-top-players-eager-to-return-to-northern-ireland-38332743.html

Repeatedly players sang the Dunluce links' praises, hailing the fans and lauding the views around the area and the atmosphere of one of the world's biggest sports events coming to Northern Ireland. ...

News Ireland Events: Source: Tiger, Rory part of skins event in Japan

Published on: Sunday 21 July 2019
Source: Tiger, Rory part of skins event in Japan
News source: https://www.espn.com/golf/story/_/id/27234728/source-tiger-rory-part-skins-event-japan

PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland -- A return of a skins game format that will feature ... will take place a few days prior to the start of the Zozo Championship, a new PGA Tour event being played outside of ...

News Ireland Events: Koepka eyes 3M title, then maiden start in Northern Ireland

Published on: Wednesday 03 July 2019
Koepka eyes 3M title, then maiden start in Northern Ireland
News source: https://sports.yahoo.com/koepka-eyes-3m-title-then-162743907.html

He’s won events in Turkey, Italy, Spain and South Korea, but he’s never played in Northern Ireland — or anywhere in Ireland — where this month’s Open Championship will be contested. ...

News Ireland Events: Seamus Power Brings His Heart Back to Ireland

Published on: Wednesday 03 July 2019
Seamus Power Brings His Heart Back to Ireland
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/07/03/sports/golf/seamus-power-irish-open.html

Seamus Power, the golfer from Ireland, was on a plane across the Atlantic when the ... He visits his native land several times a year, but this will be the first time he has played in the event since ...

News Ireland Events: Your Ultimate Guide to Ireland

Published on: Sunday 07 July 2019
Your Ultimate Guide to Ireland
News source: https://www.esquire.com/lifestyle/a27483495/ireland-travel-guide/

Westport is perfectly situated on Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way. Everything about the town itself is authentic and genuine, from snug little pubs to charming places to stay. With festivals celebrating ...

News Ireland Events: May bank holiday 2020 changed for VE Day anniversary

Published on: Friday 07 June 2019
May bank holiday 2020 changed for VE Day anniversary
News source: https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-48565417

Next year's early May bank holiday will be moved back by four days in England, Wales and Northern Ireland to coincide with the 75th ... The holiday will form part of a three-day weekend of ...

News Ireland Events: The Latest: Trump hails 'cherished alliance' at D-Day event

Published on: Thursday 06 June 2019
The Latest: Trump hails 'cherished alliance' at D-Day event
News source: https://www.chron.com/news/world/article/The-Latest-Excerpts-from-Trump-s-D-Day-speech-13946723.php

told stories of the battle and saluted individual veterans who had returned for the event. (June 6) LIMERICK, Ireland (AP) — The Latest on D-Day commemorations and President Donald Trump (all times ...

News Ireland Events: Northern Ireland has gone without a government for more than 850 days — how is it surviving?

Published on: Wednesday 22 May 2019
Northern Ireland has gone without a government for more than 850 days — how is it surviving?
News source: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-05-23/northern-ireland-has-gone-over-850-days-without-a-government/11132822

While Northern Irish voters are currently participating in the European parliamentary elections, the region has a democratic deficit back home, having gone without a government for more than two years.

News Ireland Events: President Trump to arrive in Ireland on June 5, says White House

Published on: Tuesday 21 May 2019
President Trump to arrive in Ireland on June 5, says White House
News source: https://www.irishcentral.com/news/president-trump-ireland-june-5

... Trump have accepted the invitation of Taoiseach Leo Varadkar of Ireland to visit Ireland while they are in Europe for a state visit to the United Kingdom and for events in the United Kingdom and ...