UK and Irish PMs to visit WW1 graves
The prime ministers of the UK and the Irish Republic will visit World War One graves and memorials in Belgium later.
Alec Reid: Funeral For 'Peacemaker' Priest
The funeral of a priest, widely accepted as having played a major role in the Northern Ireland peace process, has taken place in west Belfast.
Plans for memorial for abuse victims have been refused
Britain's Queen Elizabeth and Ireland's President Mary McAleese lay a wreath at the Garden of Remembrance - An Bord Pleanala ruled plans would have an 'adverse impact' on the Garden An Bord Pleanala has rejected plans for a memorial in Dublin's Garden of Remembrance because it would have an "adverse impact" on the Garden, which honours the struggle ... (more)
Labour defends President Higgins after a 100,000 aide quits
LABOUR has rallied to the defence of President Michael D Higgins over the departure of his chief adviser after just 18 months in her a 103,000 per year job.