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No return to the status quo, writes Gerry Adams

The anti-equality approach of the DUP, supported by the British government, has seen the shutters effectively pulled down on this round of talks. This constitutes a monumental failure by Theresa May and her government.

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Stormont talks end in failure: Tory/DUP pact blamed

The collapse of talks to revive power-sharing has been described by Sinn Fein’s Michelle O’Neill as a “monumental failure” by British Prime Minister Theresa May who she said had “set back decades of work” in the peace process.

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Socialist Irish TD and five activists found not guilty in water-charges protest trial

Socialist Paul Murphy TD and five other men have been found not guilty of falsely imprisoning former Tanaiste Joan Burton and her adviser during a 2014 water charges protest

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We’ll opposed any threat to Good Friday Agreement

Last Thursday’s visit to London for a meeting with the British Prime Minister Theresa May was my first without Martin McGuinness

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Sinn Fein Westminster candidate John Finucane threatened by loyalists

Sinn Fein North Belfast candidate John Finucane has received a chilling loyalist death threat as the election campaign entered its final week.   The Belfast-based lawyer said he had reported the threat made directly to himself through social media, to

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The winds of change are blowing

John’s candidature was swift and unforeseen. But it carried with it so much significance. He is part of the new republican generation

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Varadkar confirmed as new Fine Gael leader and next Taoiseach Irish Republican News

Leo Varadkar is to become Ireland’s youngest and first openly gay Taoiseach. He defeated his rival for the Fine Gael leadership, Simon Coveney

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Ireland: New Head on the Way – Same Poison Afflicts the Body

Heir-to-the-crown to the far-right-of-Centre party Fine Gael and likely to win the upcoming party leadership contest, existing Minister for Social Protection Leo Varadkar got his foot in the door first by launching his campaign against the unemployed

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Westminster elections only 2 weeks away

The energy and enthusiasm which surrounds the demand for an Irish Language Act has not diminished since the Assembly election in March

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Race for new Taoiseach (Prime Minister) in Ireland

Following the resignation of Enda Kenny as Fine Gael leader, Leo Varadkar, current Minister for Social Protection, could win the Fine Gael leadership contest and take over as head of the Dublin government

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