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  1. 'I'd be there in a heartbeat' - Irishman in Guam calls offer of Cork's nuclear bunker 'fantastic'Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    ... in the 1970s by the head of the Swiss military, who decided it would be a safe option if nuclear war broke out. Fianna Fail Cllr Carroll said he thinks the population in Guam should bear in mind that it's there if Kim Jong-Un's army targets them. He ...

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  2. Laois-Offaly Community Garda numbers have plummeted under Fianna Fail and Fine Gael - Carol Nolan TDRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Sinn Fein Newsroom

    Sinn FA in TD for the Offaly/ North Tipperary constituency, Carol Nolan TD has called on the government to provide additional resources for GardaA in Budget 2018 as figures from the Department of Justice show that the number of community gardaA in Laois and Offaly have dramatically declined in the past number of years. Teachta Nolan said; "Figures from the Department of Justice show that the number of community gardaA in the Laois-Offaly division in 2009 was 44. The current figure as of the 28th February 2017 is just 4. "Community GardaA are often the first line of defence in the prevention and detection of crime, playing a huge role in establishing links between and garda sA ochana and the local community.

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  3. Lessons in our shared Christian heritage found in west CorkRead the original story

    Monday | Belfast Today

    ... bathrooms, kitchen, games room and a large upstairs meeting room. In 2014 the centre was opened by the Fianna Fail politician Eamon O Cuiv TD, Eamon De Valera's grandson, and a strong supporter of rural community self-help projects. "Now the Top of ...

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  4. Hostility to Sinn Fein unity effort emerges in DublinRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 19 | Irish Republican News

    ... "the rights of citizens to be British and Unionist". Speculation has grown that there is a growing belief in Fianna Fail they the party should be open to a coalition government with Sinn Fein. Last week, Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams said his ...

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  5. 'Bord Bia needs additional funding to open new markets post-Brexit'Read the original story

    Friday Aug 18 | Derry Today

    Fianna Fail Spokesperson on Agriculture & Food Charlie McConalogue has said he is very concerned that Bord Bia is not adequately funded or resourced to deal with the post-Brexit scenario. The local politician has said that despite the outcome of the Brexit referendum last year, the Government only allocated a 2m in additional funding to Bord Bia in the 2017 budget.

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  6. Brexit Bulletin: Yoga for BrexitersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 | Bloomberg

    The U.K. is adopting so many Brexit positions it might do well to start a yoga class. Details on at least three different topics are being  lined up for next week , Bloomberg's Ian Wishart and Alex Morales report, following plans for customs and the Irish border unveiled this week.

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  7. Missing Brexit Bankers in Dublin Trigger Political Blame GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | Bloomberg

    On the banks of Dublin's River Liffey, a row over the destination of London bankers fleeing Brexit is brewing. Now operating out of the office tower which came to symbolize Ireland's financial crash, the nation's central bank is battling political and industry pressure to do more to draw firms.

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  8. UK post-Brexit plan for seamless border with Ireland will be...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | Sunday Herald

    BRITAIN's plan for a seamless, check-free border with Ireland following Brexit has been branded a "smugglers' charter" as EU citizens will be able to enter the UK by simply crossing the Irish border. Mark Daly, Fianna Fail's deputy group leader, welcomed Whitehall's efforts to avoid a hard border with the Irish Republic but warned: "It would be a smugglers' charter.

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  9. Is the Norway-Sweden border a model for UK-Ireland?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | EurActiv.com

    ... which one EU politician described as 'fantasy'. Senator Mark Daly, deputy leader of Ireland's opposition Fianna Fail party, said the proposals for a frictionless border appeared "more like fiction, and clueless on this island". Northern Ireland ...

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  10. 'Soft' Irish border plan will let EU migrants into UKRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | Daily Mail

    ... happy for people from the EU to keep coming to Britain. Senator Mark Daly, deputy leader of the opposition Fianna Fail party, told Radio 4's Today programme: 'The reports of the proposal about this "frictionless and seamless" border appears more ...

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  11. Reality Check: Ireland's border and BrexitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | BBC News

    Reality Check verdict: This is true - there are 137 land border crossings to the east of the EU, compared with 275 between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. Senator Mark Daly, deputy leader of Fianna Fail, was on BBC Radio 4's Today programme on Wednesday, discussing the complexities of the Irish border.

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  12. Britain seeks Brexit without borders between Ireland and Northern IrelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... the detail as to how it's going to work," he said. But Senator Mark Daly, deputy leader of Ireland's opposition Fianna Fail party, said the proposals for a frictionless border appeared "more like fiction, and clueless on this island". Northern ...

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  13. Britain seeks Brexit without borders for Northern IrelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | Times of Oman

    ... a bargaining chip in the negotiations," it said. But Senator Mark Daly, deputy leader of Ireland's opposition Fianna Fail party, said the proposals for a frictionless border appeared "more like fiction, and clueless on this island". "It will be a ...

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  14. Northern Ireland peace 'cannot be Brexit talks bargaining chip'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | The Belfast Telegraph

    ... relationship between the EU and the UK, including in relation to customs, to commence." Senator Mark Daly, Fianna Fail deputy group leader, welcomed efforts to avoid a hard border but warned the move could risk creating a "smuggler's charter". He ...

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  15. Theresa May's plan for Border will 'drive criminal activity', says Fianna FailRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | Independent.ie

    Fianna FA il has poured scorn on the UK's latest proposal to build a "frictionless" Border in the wake of Brexit. Fianna FA il has poured scorn on the UK's latest proposal to build a "frictionless" Border in the wake of Brexit.

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  16. Tax cuts for a 80k earners, says John HalliganRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | BreakingNews.ie

    ... for tax cuts will have to be backed by Fianna Fail, under the confidence-and-supply deal. It is believed that Fianna Fail leader Micheal Martin favours another half-per-cent cut to rates impacting on middle-income earners. However, despite the ...

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  17. Now is the time for parties to deliver unity, says Gerry KellyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | South Wales Guardian

    ... institutions at Stormont should be re-established. "I challenge the leaders of the SDLP, Fine Gael, and Fianna Fail to stop hiding behind the mantra of now is not the time to discuss unity. One hundred years on since 1916, as we face into Brexit, ...

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  18. 'Lads got very sophisticated after moving up to Dublin'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | Independent.ie

    ... received its share of the Government funding spoils because he believed Mayo had been forgotten during years of Fianna Fail administrations. From the front seat of the Audi, he points to sports clubs, community centres and playgrounds which he says ...

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  19. TDs to vote on new 'right to die' lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | Independent.ie

    ... of State John Halligan. Mr Halligan cannot propose private member's bills as he is junior minister. Last night, Fianna Fail revealed the party would allow TDs to vote with their conscience when the bill is debated in the Dail. The Labour Party said ...

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  20. Sinn Fein leaders open door to left-right coalitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | Irish Republican News

    There is increasing speculation that Sinn Fein could become the junior partners in the next coalition government in the 26 Counties after the party leadership refused to rule it out. While current leader Gerry Adams and reputed leader-in-waiting Mary Lou McDonald both condemned the deals currently used to hold up minority governments in Dublin and London, neither would rule out entering into a coalition with either Fianna Fail or Fine Gael.

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