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Councillor encourages people to deface English translations on Donegal Gaeltacht signs
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Councillor encourages people to deface English translations on Donegal Gaeltacht signs

Aug 17th 2019, 5:05 PM 42,658 Views 84 Comments

“I would encourage people to go out and do it,” he said, adding that the Gaeltacht regions were on their “last legs”.

Poll: How often do you use Irish?
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Poll: How often do you use Irish?

Aug 28th 2017, 8:39 AM 37,698 Views 148 Comments

Many have claimed that the language is dead.

How do you decide what makes it into a dictionary?
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How do you decide what makes it into a dictionary?

Mar 11th 2017, 10:00 PM 8,509 Views 6 Comments

“If there are ten different ways to say the word dragonfly, you only need one simple version,” says one dictionary editor.

The case for ending state support of Irish language is littered with dubious 'facts'
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The case for ending state support of Irish language is littered with dubious 'facts'

Feb 4th 2017, 7:00 PM 1,230 Views 95 Comments

For starters, we don’t spend €1.2 billion in preserving An Ghaeilge each year, says Caoimhín De Barra.

Why has the Irish language been removed as a requirement for NUIG's President?
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Why has the Irish language been removed as a requirement for NUIG's President?

Jan 16th 2017, 4:42 PM 17,765 Views 56 Comments

The Students’ Union president says he’s concerned about the decision the move will have for Leaving Cert students.

Northern Ireland minister says he'll restore Irish language funding - just weeks after cutting it off
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Northern Ireland minister says he'll restore Irish language funding - just weeks after cutting it off

Jan 12th 2017, 11:22 AM 15,375 Views 81 Comments

A protest is scheduled outside department offices at 12.30pm today.

Poll: Should civil servants get bonus points for speaking Irish?
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Poll: Should civil servants get bonus points for speaking Irish?

Oct 31st 2013, 9:54 AM 13,128 Views 133 Comments

The Government says the bonus points system hasn’t worked, but Irish groups says it is yet another blow to the language. What do you think?