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  1. 'Serious neglect of rail line must now end'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Derry Today

    ... from train users and stakeholder groups in Derry over the past week. Speaking at an event in the City Hotel, Sinn Fein MLA Mr. O hOisin said the event was part of the overall Inquiry into "the debacle that Phase Two of the development of the Derry ...

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  2. Former SF activist arrested over Mulherin office attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Independent.ie

    A former Sinn Fein activist was arrested by gardai investigating the arson attack on Mayo TD Michelle Mulherin's constituency office, the Irish Independent can reveal. Ms Mulherin's office was set alight on Tuesday evening, amid controversy over calls she made to Kenya using her taxpayer-funded Dail telephone.

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  3. The Greek EarthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | OpEdNews

    ... go Alexis, let's go!" Unemployment in Spain is 24 percent, and over 50 percent for young people. Gerry Adams of Sinn Fein -- now the third largest party in the Irish Republic -- hailed the vote as opening "up the real prospect of democratic change, ...

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  4. Len McCluskey bails out Ed Miliband with A 1.5mRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... too weak to stand up to his trade union paymasters.' Labour has reacted with fury to claims the party approached Sinn Fein over propping up Ed Miliband in Downing Street. It followed allegations that senior figures were 'badgering' the Irish MPs ...

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  5. Sinn Fein's biased approach to schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Fermanagh Today

    ... initially just 14 pupils. Even more shockingly the biased nature of the decision was shown by the newly elected Sinn Fein Speaker who ruled against the decision being referred to the Executive but the Irish school could not be stopped because there ...

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  6. David Cameron accused of smears, bribes and lies in dirty tricks election campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... images to portray Mr Miliband as fat and gormless and made baseless claims about him planning a coalition with Sinn Fein. It follows a series of earlier fibs, including claims Labour backed the privatisation of Royal Mail and boasts that NHS ...

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  7. Many primary school pupils in Northern Ireland sit unregulated selection testsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Fermanagh Today

    ... letters to over allegedly 'coaching' year 6 and 7 pupils in preparing for the transfer test," he said. He blamed Sinn Fein for creating the situation, as it phased out officially regulated academic selection in 2008 but had not, he said, prepared a ...

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  8. DUP might back Labour says TrimbleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | BBC News

    ... party were working to achieve a majority in the Commons and he told the BBC "there are no secret deals in place". Sinn Fein insist that even in the advent of a hung parliament they would not change their position of boycotting the Commons chamber. ...

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  9. Europe's centre-left, rattled by Syriza, wonders which direction to takeRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Nation

    ... unemployed and currently leading both mainstream parties in opinion polls, as well as Ireland's anti-establishment Sinn Fein. "In Greece there was fear-mongering, and despite that [people] have voted for change," Pablo Iglesias, leader of ...

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  10. Government deliberately ambiguous with policy and youth unemployment figures - ReillyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Sinn Fein Newsroom

    Sinn Fein Youth Affairs Spokesperson, Senator Kathryn Reilly, has stressed that the government are being deliberately ambiguous with policy and figures around youth unemployment in their Action Plan for Jobs 2015. "While today's Action Plan for Jobs 2015 is welcome, it is unfortunate to note that the government has done nothing to address existing problems with their polices.

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  11. Bloody Sunday March Committee issue statementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Derry Today

    ... to the halting of the PSNI investigation into the events of Bloody Sunday. Members of the committee met with Sinn Fein, the SDLP, the Bloody Sunday Trust and the Pat Finucane Centre. After these meetings it was agreed to prepare a joint statement ...

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  12. John O'Doherty encouraged opponents of the legislation to attend the ralliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Fermanagh Today

    ... cake with the words 'Support gay marriage'. It is not yet clear whether Mr Givan's bill, which has been opposed by Sinn Fein, the Alliance Party and the Green Party, will make it through the Assembly. Prominent Belfast-born singer Brian Kennedy, who ...

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  13. Threat to withdraw memorial supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | BBC News

    ... Kelly said he and five other families will remove their support for the entire project if the window is altered. Sinn Fein criticised an SDLP motion passed by Derry City Council on Tuesday that will allow for the window to be installed with changes ...

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  14. Schools in Northern Ireland: Rearguard actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Economist

    ... 25th Archbishop Eamon Martin made a fresh plea to end selection. In this, the Catholic church is oddly allied with Sinn Fein, the political voice of Irish republicanism. That party is anti-clerical at heart, and clashes with the church over gay ...

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  15. Miliband promises Scotland Home Rule Bill within 100 days of taking powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    ... fire from Blairite ex-ministers and his aides have had to fend off claims of a possible post-election deal with Sinn Fein. As the Tories goaded Labour about suggestions senior figures had approached the Irish republicans on a possible political ...

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  16. Could Greece prompt wholesale change in Europe?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | BBC News

    ... compared with the ruling party's 19%. In a rally just after his victory, the new Greek prime minister predicted Sinn Fein would win next year's Irish election. As Cohen's song continues: "You loved me as a loser, but now you're worried that I just ...

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  17. Conservative poster shows Ed Miliband rubbing shoulders with Gerry AdamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Mail on Sunday

    ... resemblance. It was published after it emerged Labour ministers have been cosying up to the Irish Republican party Sinn Fein in an effort to convince them to join a potential future coalition. Vicious: The Conservative poster appears to distort Ed ...

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  18. Official seeks to give evidence on AnsbacherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Independent.ie

    ... Mr Ryan could find himself open to legal proceedings from those identified in the dossier. Using Dail privilege, Sinn Fein deputy leader Mary Lou McDonald stated former Fianna Fail ministers Ray MacSharry, Maire Geoghegan Quinn and Gerry Collins, ...

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  19. Children's issues are placed at centre of marriage debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Independent.ie

    ... to choose a replacement for EU Commissioner, Phil Hogan. The two main opposition parties, Fianna Fail and Sinn Fein, have pledged to support the referendum, which is being put forward by the two Coalition parties, Fine Gael and Labour. But one ...

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  20. Revenge of Disaffected Europe Risks New Crisis Sparked in GreeceRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | Bloomberg

    Syriza Party leader Alexis Tsipras said the election will pave the way for policy changes across Europe and be followed by victories for Podemos in Spain and then Sinn Fein in Ireland. Syriza Party leader Alexis Tsipras said the election will pave the way for policy changes across Europe and be followed by victories for Podemos in Spain and then Sinn Fein in Ireland.

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