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  1. Most of Britain's parties could be led by women within the next two yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | New Statesman

    ... the Irish Sea, the trend is, if anything, more pronounced. Westminster's first-ever woman MP back in 1918 was Sinn Fein's Constance Markievicz and the Irish republican movement has always produced prominent women figures. In fact, If Gerry Adams ...

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  2. Robinson to avoid NI talks 'circus'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | BBC News

    ... at Stormont was so great that it "must be tackled in a St Andrews 2 setting, with government involvement". Sinn Fein, the second largest party in Northern Ireland's power-sharing coalition, had also called for fresh talks, and urged the British, ...

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  3. McDonald plays down Craughwell's British Army service after Seanad winRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | BreakingNews.ie

    But after Senator Craughwell was elected with Sinn Fein transfers, she played down the significance of his previous service in the British Army. "I think Senator Craughwell, like the rest of us, knows that the world has moved on...Ireland has moved on, and certainly we are very happy to see him elected.

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  4. Gerard Craughwell: I'm ecstatic and deeply grateful to be elected to SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Independent.ie

    The former TUI president said he originally ran for election to highlight the difficulties an ordinary citizen would have trying to get elected to the Seanad. He commiserated with the two other candidates - John McNulty, who pulled out of the race following the controversy about his selection and Sinn Fein candidate Catherine Seeley.

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  5. Sir Anthony Berry's daughter is now friends with Brighton bomber Patrick MageeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... She said: 'It was very much 'we' talking rather than 'I'. He was talking for the group - for the IRA, or for Sinn Fein - rather than himself. But, I was very curious about what was beneath that. 'I didn't go into the meeting wanting to argue with ...

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  6. Collins's 'killer' met him twice prior to Beal na Blath ambushRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Independent.ie

    ... In later life he became a peace commissioner in Nenagh, Co Tipperary and also acted as a director of elections for Sinn Fein and Fianna Fail in the county before dying in 1950.

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  7. Big Phil evades Big Grill and leaves a few MEPs roastedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Independent.ie

    ... as The Big Phil Grill - but in the end it was one of his interrogators who got well and truly roasted. For when Sinn Fein's Matt Carthy charged out of the traps to lock (metaphorical) horns with Ireland's Commissioner-elect, it was akin to that ...

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  8. Sinn Fein accused of appointing party cronies to boardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Independent.ie

    TANAISTE Joan Burton has claimed Sinn Fein appointed party cronies, including a former IRA prisoner, to the boards of cross-border agencies established under the peace process. The appointments included Sinn Fein's justice spokesman Padraig Mac Lochlainn and former IRA member Seanna Walsh, who spent more than 20 years in jail for terrorist offences.

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  9. Hogan says he is 'honoured' as MEPs back appointmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Independent.ie

    ... in politics in the Irish sense, which I'm sure everybody is very familiar with," he added. Mr Hogan left Sinn Fein MEP Matt Carthy red-faced after Mr Carthy accused the new Commissioner of misleading the public over the a 50m consultancy spend at ...

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  10. Vincent Browne's People's Debate Promotes CapitalismRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2014 | Indymedia.ie

    Parties such as the SP, SWP and Sinn Fein are essentially no different from each other nor from Fine Gael, the Labour Party and Fianna Fail. They are all bourgeois nationalist parties competing for power within the capitalist system.

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  11. Threat of Treasury taking control of Stormont - but SF not budgingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2014 | Belfast Today

    The Treasury looms closer to taking control of Stormont finances - while Sinn Fein defiantly calls on parties to demand more money from London. Head of the Northern Ireland Civil Service Malcolm McKibbin has written to permanent secretary at the Treasury, Sir Nicholas Macpherson, warning that this year's spending limits will be breached if the funding crisis at the heart of Stormont is not resolved.

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  12. Michael Collins's 'killer' met him twice before Beal na Blath ambushRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Independent.ie

    ... na Blath by chance when Collins' convoy was ambushed in August 1922. Irish nationalist politician, soldier and Sinn Fein leader Michael Collins (1890 - 1922) in London for the treaty negotiations between representatives of Sinn Fein and the British ...

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  13. Committee seeks assurances over US use of ShannonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | RTE.ie

    ... of being involved in illegal rendition. The Sinn Fin TD has been accompanied by senators Trevor Clochartaigh of Sinn Fein and Susan O'Keeffe of Labour. The Department of Foreign Affairs regulates the actions of foreign military aircraft in Ireland ...

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  14. Gerry Adams' speech predicting a future 'without the IRA' was...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Daily Mail

    A major speech given by Gerry Adams at the height of the Northern Ireland peace process was written by one of Tony Blair's senior aides, it has been claimed. Jonathan Powell says he drafted the speech for the Sinn Fein leader, in which he said could 'envisage a future without an IRA'.

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  15. Social media movers and shakers rankedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Business World

    ... (#2), Harry McGee (#5) and Fionnan Sheahan (#7). One of the only two TDs to break into the top 10. The first is Sinn Fein President and Louth Deputy, Gerry Adams (#4) with over 64,000 followers and more than 70 followers among the influencers. ...

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  16. PSNI Chief Constable George Hamilton to reveal his frustrations over A 50million budget cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... will become the "norm" as "days" for timely responses for non-emergency call-outs are "numbered". He blamed Sinn Fein and the SDLP for the cash crisis claiming the under-pressure police pot was having to find 25million to cover the cost of welfare ...

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  17. Twelve Irish tested for deadly virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Independent.ie

    The patients who returned from countries where there are Ebola outbreaks would have been ill with symptoms such as fever. The Department of Foreign Affairs strongly advises Irish citizens to avoid all non-essential travel to Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone, the minister told Sinn Fein's Caoimhghin O Caolain.

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  18. Key Blair adviser claims he helped to write historic Adams speech on IRARead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Independent.ie

    ... a future without the IRA was written by Mr Powell, the former UK official claims. Last night, a spokesperson for Sinn Fein said the party had often exchanged phrases with the British government or had notice of what was in speeches. "All of this was ...

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  19. Executive 'to go into red' warningRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | BBC News

    ... ek to discuss the budgetary crisis, but there is no immediate sign of a way forward acceptable to both the DUP and Sinn Fein.

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  20. Growing belief at Executive that it may be very close to implosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2014 | Belfast Today

    Sinn Fein appears to have made a decision to disengage from Stormont, leaving little prospect of the looming talks saving the Assembly, senior Executive sources have claimed. Political figures who have dealt with republicans over recent months as the welfare reform crisis has pushed Stormont closer to the brink of collapse say that the party appears to have "mentally checked out" of the Executive over the issue.

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