Why Maria Walsh has changed the Rose forever

Why Maria Walsh has changed the Rose forever

28 May 2015

Maria Walsh could not have planned it, but her winning the International Rose of Tralee – the first openly gat winner – dragged the event into the 21st century.

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Ireland can win World Cup, says Deans

Ireland can win World Cup, says Deans

27 May 2015

Joe Schmidt has turned Ireland into genuine World Cup contenders, according to Barbarians coach Robbie Deans.

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Irish to benefit from record visa boom

Irish to benefit from record visa boom

27 May 2015

Australia bumps up immigration program

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One-punch attacker avoids more jail time

One-punch attacker avoids more jail time

26 May 2015

Canberra man who hit builder gets suspended sentence.

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Raglan Road reunites for return to stage

Raglan Road reunites for return to stage

26 May 2015

Band back together almost three decades on.

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Peter Robinson has suspected heart attack

Peter Robinson has suspected heart attack

26 May 2015

Peter Robinson, 66, underwent a procedure at Belfast's Royal Victoria Hospital on Monday, Irish-time.

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Bill O’Herlihy dies suddenly, aged 76

Bill O’Herlihy dies suddenly, aged 76

26 May 2015

The sports anchor, public relations chief and political strategist was described by friends and colleagues as a decent man, sharp journalist and national treasure.

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Brisbane’s Irish Club is liquidated

Brisbane’s Irish Club is liquidated

26 May 2015

Historic Tara House to be sold to pay off debts of more than $3 million.

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Victoria’s Celtic celebration hits the right note

Victoria’s Celtic celebration hits the right note

25 May 2015

Performers are heading to Portarlington in Victoria for this year's National Celtic Festival.

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Australia and Me: Anne Marie Hiskey

Australia and Me: Anne Marie Hiskey

25 May 2015

This week, the Irish Echo caught up with Anne Marie Hiskey, who moved from Doolin to Adelaide in 2010.

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