Queen visits Catholic church in Northern Ireland

The Queen made her first visit to a Catholic church in Northern Ireland today at the start of a historic two-day visit which will also include a meeting with the former IRA commander Martin McGuinness.

The monarch wore a powder blue coat and hat with white detail and a shamrock brooch for the […]

O Cuiv steps down as FF Deputy leader over EU treaty

Ireland’s problems come solely and narrowly from its membership of the euro. It won’t recover until it leaves. ~MEP Daniel Hannan

Fionnan Sheahan and Fiach Kelly The Independent [IE] 2/29/2012

EAMON O Cuiv – grandson of Fianna Failfounder – has stepped down as Deputy leader of the party today in a shock development.