Sinn Fein Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. First salvos in the battle to mark 1916 centenaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Independent.ie

    The war over ownership of the 1916 Easter Rising centenary celebrations has kicked off, with the Government and Sinn Fein hosting near-identical events to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the funeral of Fenian leader Jeremiah O'Donovan Rossa. President Michael D Higgins led the official State commemoration in Glasnevin Cemetery yesterday morning, before a procession of Sinn Fein members descended on the graveyard hours later.

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  2. And they're off! The struggle for heart and soul of 2016 starts hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Independent.ie

    Mary Lou McDonald TD, Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness and Sinn Fein Leader Gerry Adams who were at the Reenactment of the O'Donovan Rossa funeral at Dublin Castle. Photo: Tony Gavin The battle started this weekend with a ceremony at Glasnevin to mark the 100th anniversary of the funeral of Jeremiah O'Donovan Rossa.

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  3. Cut tax so we can all share recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Independent.ie

    ... is now the most popular leader. Fianna Fail at 23pc (unchanged) is now just one percentage point behind Fine Gael. Sinn Fein at 21pc is unchanged and satisfaction with Gerry Adams, at 30pc, is the same as in our last poll. Last week, the Central ...

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  4. Voters turning their backs on Fine GaelRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Independent.ie

    ... but the parties' combined votes would be far from enough to form a Government after the next general election. Sinn Fein remains unchanged at 21pc as the party's shock increase in support in the face of child sex abuse controversies seems to have ...

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  5. Commemoration row breaks out amid rival re-enactmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | Irish Republican News

    A row has broken out over rival commemorations to mark the hundredth anniversary of the funeral of Jeremiah O'Donovan Rossa, one of the most significant events in the lead up to the 1916 Easter Rising. Sinn Fein has been accused of attempting to run a "parallel programme" to the official commemorations of the Easter Rising as two re-enactments of the famous graveside oration by Padraig Pearse are due to take place.

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  6. Coalition to continue Irish Water 'incompetence' despite EU rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | Irish Republican News

    ... utility would still have to be funded by the State and would still not qualify as self-sustaining under EU rules. Sinn Fein finance spokesman Pearse Doherty said figures released by Eurostat found the company has collected just 27% of its revenue ...

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  7. Appeals for US intervention in Stormont stalemateRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | Irish Republican News

    Sinn Fein's Martin McGuinness has travelled to Washington DC this week to ask for US assistance to prevent British welfare cuts being implemented in the north of Ireland. The US administration has received contrasting assessments of the political crisis that threatens the power-sharing institutions set up under the 1998 Good Friday Agreement, as the British government's Direct Ruler in Ireland also travelled to Washington for talks.

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  8. British Army Carry Out Derry RaidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | Irish Republican News

    There has been an angry response after British soldiers mounted raids in Derry's Galliagh area this week, with Sinn Fein describing them as "unacceptable". The use of British army units to carry out policing functions appears to confirm fears of a return to occupation-style control in parts of the North.

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  9. O'Donova Rossa ceremony taking placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | BBC News

    ... s death, his remains were brought to Ireland by the American liner St Paul from New York to Liverpool. Separately, Sinn Fein is organising a full scale re-enactment of the funeral, which was one of the largest in Ireland's history.

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  10. Marriage equality in Northern Ireland inevitable, Sinn Fein leader saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | Seattle Gay News

    It is internally self-governing and its parliament has defeated marriage bills seven times, most recently in April. Sinn Fein is a left-wing nationalist party in both Northern Ireland and the Irish Republic to the south.

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  11. Just 63 houses provided in Limerick in six monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Limerick Today

    ... have a single three-bedroomed house to let out to tenants on its social housing waiting list, it has been claimed. Sinn Fein councillor Maurice Quinlivan, a member of the housing committee, believes it is the first time in the local authority's ...

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  12. David Herdson asks: Where are UKIP's 34 peers?Read the original story

    Jul 31, 2015 | Politicalbetting.com

    ... 212) LD 101 (actual 101) UKIP 34 (actual 3) SNP 15 (actual 0 on principle) DUP 4 (actual 4) Plaid 3 (actual 2) Sinn Fein 3 (actual 0 on principle) SDLP 2 (actual 0) UUP 2 (actual 2) The Greens fall below the threshold (the three Green parties within ...

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  13. The Foggy Dew released by Sinead O'Connor for Dublin funeral reenactmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... hundreds of people will participate in the re-enactment of the O'Donovan Rossa funeral tomorrow. Organized by Sinn Fein, the event will include marching bands, the Cabra Historical Society, a horse drawn hearse and more. Bartle D'Arcy, the Sinn Fein ...

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  14. SF to unveil plans for 'fair alternative' to Govt economic manifestoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | BreakingNews.ie

    The Sinn Fein deputy leader, Mary Lou McDonald, will today launch the party's campaign on the Fair Recovery document. The campaign will involve a series of public engagements across Ireland outlining a "fair alternative" to what they call the Government's two-tier recovery.

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  15. Greens leader Ryan launches new Dail bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Independent.ie

    ... will be joined by barrister and Dublin city councillor Jim O'Callaghan of Fianna Fail; former TD Chris Andrews of Sinn Fein; and Cllr Kate O'Connell of Fine Gael. He and his five Green Party Dail colleagues all lost their seats in the 2011 general ...

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  16. 'FG golf classics nothing like FF's Galway tent'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Independent.ie

    ... of Anglo Irish Bank with one of the executives of the bank just weeks after the bank guarantee. Asked by Sinn Fein's Pearse Doherty about two phone calls to Matt Moran of Anglo Irish Bank on November 17 and 18, 2008, Mr Kenny said he had "no ...

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  17. New 'Derry' name bid 'disgusting', claim DUPRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Derry Today

    ... been branded 'disgusting' by a DUP Councillor. David Ramsey made the comment after a majority backed a motion by Sinn Fein Councillor Eric McGinley to seek information from Environment Minister Mark H Durkan on how to go about trying to change the ...

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  18. 'Stormont House talks mark two' is ruled out by VilliersRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2015 | Belfast Today

    ... do need to keep talking to one another, to keep that dialogue going, particularly between the two largest parties, Sinn Fein and DUP, to try to ensure that the Stormont House Agreement is implemented." The Executive has failed to introduce the last ...

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  19. Sinn Fein Launch a Fair Recovery Campaign in TullamoreRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2015 | Sinn Fein Newsroom

    Offaly Sinn FA in has launched a major campaign aimed at building wide public support for a fair recovery. The launch of the campaign entitled, ' A Fair Recovery is Possible ', will see the party engage with people from across Offaly and will involve the distribution of material outlining the various policies which Sinn FA in believes will grow the economy and create a fairer more inclusive society.

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  20. As the centenary of the 1916 Easter Rising approaches, the history wars in Ireland still rageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | New Statesman

    ... symbol of the rising. For Irish nationalists Easter 1916 signalled the rebirth of the nation - a stepping stone to Sinn Fein's landslide victory in the 1918 election, the war of independence against Britain from 1919 to 1921 and the creation of the ...

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