Tag Archives: Dublin

28Sep/17

Playboy founder Hugh Hefner dies at 91

He helped usher in a sexual revolution in the 1950s, and his business empire ultimately became one of the world’s most recognizable brands. Now, after more than 60 years of publishing and partying, cultural icon Hugh Hefner has passed away. Graham Mackay reports. Continue reading

09Jul/17

U2 kicks off European leg of “Joshua Tree” tour in London

LONDON, ENGLAND, UNITED KINGDOM (JULY 8, 2017) (REUTERS – Irish rock group U2 kicked off the European leg of “The Joshua Tree” tour on Saturday (July 8) by returning to the album that tackled their love-hate relationship with America and propelled them to superstardom when it was released 30 years ago. Continue reading

10Jan/17

Snapchat picks London despite Brexit

Messaging app Snapchat says it will make London the home of its international operations, delivering another vote of confidence in Britain’s tech standing as the country prepares to leave the European Union. Rosanna Philpott reports. Continue reading

15Mar/16

Mother Teresa to be made Roman Catholic saint Sept. 4 – pope

Mother Teresa of Calcutta, a nun who dedicated her life to helping the poor, will be made a saint of the Roman Catholic Church at a ceremony on Sept. 4, Pope Francis announces.

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20Oct/15

Suspicious packages found in body of man who died after biting passenger on Aer Lingus flight

(Next Media Online) – A post mortem examination on the body of a 24-year-old Brazilian man who died on an Aer Lingus flight after biting a fellow passenger suggested that he may have been a drug mule.
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02Sep/15

Hundreds of migrants camp outside Budapest station, want to go to Germany

Hundreds of migrants spend the night outside Budapest’s Eastern Railway Terminus after Hungary refuses to let them board westbound trains to Germany.

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23May/15

Adams says Ireland’s ‘yes’ result “huge day for equality”

Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams welcomes Ireland’s landslide ‘yes’ vote for same-sex marriage and says it is a “huge day for equality”.

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23May/15

Early counting points to strong ‘Yes’ vote in Irish same-sex marriage referendum

Early counting indicates Ireland has voted heavily in favour of allowing same-sex marriage in an historic referendum

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