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Irish singer-songwriter Susan O’Neill is making a brief New York stopover with last night’s show at Green Room 42 performing with Mick Flannery, an...
The Day Belongs to Dad The Day Belongs to Dad
I’ve heard from a number of men that “the best gift you can give Dad on Father's Day [this Sunday, June 16, in 2024] is a full stomach” — preferabl...
Walsh makes it look easy Walsh makes it look easy
It was a risky fight on paper against a Mexican banger. But in less than six minutes, “King” Callum Walsh made a piñata out of Carlos Ortiz en rout...
Jamaal Bowman - A Teachable Moment for American Politics
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Jamaal Bowman - A Teachable Moment for American Politics
When Congressman Jamaal Bowman addressed the Irish Echo 40 Under 40 in New York in February 2023, he urged the young ambassadors gathered to agree ...
KIRWAN: A To Do List For Bloomsday
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KIRWAN: A To Do List For Bloomsday
Who is this guy, James Joyce, and why does everyone go nuts about him around the middle of June every year? Well, this most enigmatic of Irishmen h...
Work Begins on Narrow Water Bridge
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Work Begins on Narrow Water Bridge
Work on the Narrow Water bridge linking counties Louth and Down is underway. The cross-border construction has been spoken about for decades and mi...
Home Are The Heroes
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Home Are The Heroes
Pic of Day: Some of the athletes from the most successful ever Team Ireland to compete in the European Track and Field Championships arrived back i...
The Mummys Won't Return
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The Mummys Won't Return
Pic of Day: A man has been arrested after a fire in the crypt of St. Michan's Church in Dublin destroyed five mummies, including an 800-year-old kn...
Leinster, Munster advance to Saturday semis in URC Leinster, Munster advance to Saturday semis in URC
Leinster 43; Ulster 20 If Leinster are to coax some silverware onto their sideboard this season, they are going to have to do it the hard way, desp...
Varadkar to Address Unity Conference
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Varadkar to Address Unity Conference
Former taoiseach Leo Varadkar is set to address a major conference in Belfast this weekend on planning for Irish unity. Mr. Varadkar will take part...
EDITORIAL: A Stark Study in Contrast
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EDITORIAL: A Stark Study in Contrast
Dr. Anthony Fauci recently spent a pleasant few days in Ireland. The former director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases w...
Portrait of the artist as farmer Portrait of the artist as farmer
The farmers are happy. And so is the Irish Arts Council. Director Cara Holmes was aware that the latter was interested in ideas for documentaries m...
Show respect, say Kilkenny to rivals with Dub demolition Show respect, say Kilkenny to rivals with Dub demolition
Kilkenny 3-28; Dublin 1-18 Nothing claws back sharper than a wounded Cat. Just ask Kilkenny skipper Paddy Deegan, who explained after the 16-point ...
Limerick hit 6, now eye 5 Limerick hit 6, now eye 5
Limerick 1-26; Clare 1-20 How do you combine a “hit for six” with a “drive for five?” Be being Limerick hurlers, that’s how. They now have the Muns...
On And In The Air
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On And In The Air
Pic of Day: Irish radio presenter and independent European Parliament candidate Niall Boylan throws a paper plane during the count for the Local an...

 

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