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Why we need an inquiry into the death of Michael Collins

Michael Collins - why we need an investigation into his death

By S M Sigerson When he was shot in 1922, Michael Collins was poised to lead Ireland into a new era of national reconstruction. There is little doubt that his loss changed forever the young nation’s formative development, yet no record of any official inquiry into his death has come …

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Mrs Brown’s Boys star to appear in Strictly

Jennifer Gibney to appear in Strictly Come Dancing

Jennifer Gibney, who plays Mrs Brown’s daughter Cathy Brown in the hit movie and TV show Mrs Brown’s Boys is set to appear on Strictly Come Dancing. Gibney has become a much loved star in Ireland and the UK thanks to her role in the series. The spin off movie …

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Irish legend to receive honorary Oscar

Irish screen legend Maureen O’Hara is set to finally receive her first Oscar at 2014 Governors Awards. O’Hara will receive an honorary award in recognition of her outstanding 75-year career. Other honorary award recipients will be Harry Belafonte, Hayao Miyazaki and Jean-Claude Carrière. The Dublin born actress has starred in …

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