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Burgess for early departure
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Burgess for early departure
By Ray O'Hanlon Irish Consul General in New York, Niall Burgess, will be leaving his post in a few weeks. Burgess, who holds the rank of ambassador...
Natasha McShane speaks first works since attack
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Natasha McShane speaks first works since attack
A student left fighting for her life after a brutal attack in Chicago has spoken her first words since the assault, the Irish Independent reports. ...
PSNI comments anger Sinn Fein and DUP
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PSNI comments anger Sinn Fein and DUP
Sinn Féin and the DUP have reacted angrily to Police Service of Northern Ireland claims that more political leadership is needed ahead of contentio...
Liu for New York-New Belfast conference
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Liu for New York-New Belfast conference
By Irish Echo Staff New York City Comptroller John Liu, who is mulling over investment opportunities in the North of Ireland, may signal his next m...
New Jersey Irish Fest promises to be best ever
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New Jersey Irish Fest promises to be best ever
The 40th annual New Jersey Irish festival will be held rain or shine on Saturday June 12, from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m., at First Energy Park, home of the...
Cork join Galway as major contenders for Cats' crown
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Cork join Galway as major contenders for Cats' crown
Irish Sports Roundup/Kieran Rooney YOU can never underestimate Cork. Tipperary knew that, the whole hurling world knew that, yet precious few were ...
Vatican sends Irish to investigate Irish
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Vatican sends Irish to investigate Irish
By Ray O'Hanlon They are representing the Vatican but the team of leading church figures being sent to Ireland by Pope Benedict to investigate the ...
Darren Hanniffy knuckles down in battered Haiti
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Darren Hanniffy knuckles down in battered Haiti
By Ray O'Hanlon Things happened fast around Darren Hanniffy when he was helping the Offaly hurling team capture the All Ireland title. These days, ...
An island romance
Arts & Leisure
An island romance
By Joseph Hurley "Lascivious Something" By Sheila Callaghan • at the Julia Miles Theater, 424 West 55th St., NYC • Through June 6. Marsha Ginsberg'...
Ireland finds its place on Noir map
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Ireland finds its place on Noir map
BOOKS/Peter McDermott A few weeks ago, an enthusiastic American reader of Benjamin Black's "Elegy for April," and its predecessors in the Quirke Se...
Seven Irish citizens held after Israeli raid
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Seven Irish citizens held after Israeli raid
Seven Irish citizens are being detained in Israel after the Gaza-bound aid flotilla they were sailing in was raided by armed and masked Israeli com...
Tristate May 26-June 1, 2010
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Tristate May 26-June 1, 2010
THEATER The Irish Repertory Theatre presents White Woman Street, by Sebastian Barry, directed by Charlotte Moore, May 7 thru June 27, at The Irish ...
National Events May 26-June 1, 2010
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National Events May 26-June 1, 2010
Boston WNTN-AM 1550 Comhaltas Comhaltas Ceoltoiri Eireann promotes Irish traditional music and dance throughout the world. The weekly radio program...
Seeking ambassadors for return flight to Belfast
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Seeking ambassadors for return flight to Belfast
A Belfast Ambassadors Network to be launched at the upcoming New York-New Belfast conference has got off to a flying start — courtesy of Tourism Ir...
Doyle, Lawrence on target for Ireland
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Doyle, Lawrence on target for Ireland
Kevin Doyle and Liam Lawrence teamed up to send Paraguay packing as Ireland claimed a World Cup scalp with a 2-1 triumph. Doyle capitalised on a se...