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'Remembering our loss': National and local events to commemorate those we have lost during Covid-19
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'Remembering our loss': National and local events to commemorate those we have lost during Covid-19

Sep 16th 2020, 6:10 AM 16,221 Views 28 Comments

In the government’s new plan on living with Covid-19 is a section on how we mark those who have died during the pandemic.

US pays tribute to 9/11 victims as pandemic forces socially distanced commemorations
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US pays tribute to 9/11 victims as pandemic forces socially distanced commemorations

Sep 11th 2020, 3:21 PM 17,940 Views 36 Comments

President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden will pay their respects at the same memorial today.

Boris Johnson to announce Northern Ireland centenary plans today
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Boris Johnson to announce Northern Ireland centenary plans today

Aug 13th 2020, 8:52 AM 21,864 Views 65 Comments

A Centenary Forum and Centenary Historical Advisory Panel will be created.

Irish men and women who died in wars or during UN service remembered
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Irish men and women who died in wars or during UN service remembered

Jul 12th 2020, 5:10 PM 9,519 Views 6 Comments

President Michael D Higgins led the commemoration event at Collins Barracks in Dublin.

New grant scheme set up to help survivor-led mother and baby home groups pay for commemorations
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New grant scheme set up to help survivor-led mother and baby home groups pay for commemorations

Mar 2nd 2020, 12:56 PM 7,385 Views 8 Comments

Advocacy groups can apply for up to €2,500 in funding per event.

An Garda Síochána considered place for RUC in force's museum as part of Decade of Centenaries
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An Garda Síochána considered place for RUC in force's museum as part of Decade of Centenaries

Feb 15th 2020, 10:00 PM 32,765 Views 55 Comments

The proposal was one of a number of considerations put forward by the force last year.

The Explainer: Why #blackandtans was trending in 2020 - and what's next for State commemorations?
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The Explainer: Why #blackandtans was trending in 2020 - and what's next for State commemorations?

Jan 11th 2020, 8:00 AM 13,103 Views 8 Comments

We’re joined by two experts to discuss what went wrong and what we can learn from it.

Explainer: Who were the RIC?
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Explainer: Who were the RIC?

Jan 7th 2020, 8:30 PM 37,480 Views 42 Comments

The Government’s controversial commemoration had been the subject of much criticism this week.

Dr Mary McAuliffe: Debate about an RIC commemoration needs more than a Black and Tans hashtag
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Dr Mary McAuliffe: Debate about an RIC commemoration needs more than a Black and Tans hashtag

Jan 6th 2020, 6:30 PM 56,271 Views 105 Comments

The controversy around the RIC commemoration is entirely understandable, but it’s not that simple, writes Dr Mary McAuliffe.

Philanthropist Andrew Carnegie commemorated on new An Post stamps
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Philanthropist Andrew Carnegie commemorated on new An Post stamps

Aug 14th 2019, 4:45 PM 11,768 Views 6 Comments

The philanthropist contributed to the construction of libraries across Ireland.

Photos: Events take place to honour Irish troops who've died in wars or UN missions
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Photos: Events take place to honour Irish troops who've died in wars or UN missions

Jul 14th 2019, 6:01 PM 8,392 Views 15 Comments

President Higgins laid a wreath on behalf of the people of Ireland at a ceremony in Collins Barracks.

A respectful welcome - but no pomp and circumstance: What to expect from the Trump visit
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A respectful welcome - but no pomp and circumstance: What to expect from the Trump visit

Jun 5th 2019, 12:05 AM 28,996 Views 43 Comments

Trump will arrive in Shannon Airport later today.

President Higgins warns of the return of 'an ugly, xenophobic corruption of nationalism'
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President Higgins warns of the return of 'an ugly, xenophobic corruption of nationalism'

Jan 21st 2019, 5:07 PM 29,013 Views 119 Comments

Michael D Higgins was commemorating the centenary of the establishment of Dáil Éireann.

New €2 coin launched to commemorate the First Dáil in 1919
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New €2 coin launched to commemorate the First Dáil in 1919

Jan 1st 2019, 6:00 AM 40,619 Views 23 Comments

A million new coins will go into circulation this year.

'2 more weeks and he'd be back with other survivors with scarred lungs, stumped limbs or a shattered sanity'
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'2 more weeks and he'd be back with other survivors with scarred lungs, stumped limbs or a shattered sanity'

Nov 11th 2018, 7:30 AM 17,961 Views 12 Comments

Remembering our war dead means reminding ourselves who and what made them war dead and to despise their modern-day equivalents, writes Tom Farrell.

As we approach the centenary of Armistice Day, here's why I'm asking Irish politicians to wear a Shamrock Poppy
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As we approach the centenary of Armistice Day, here's why I'm asking Irish politicians to wear a Shamrock Poppy

Nov 8th 2018, 7:00 AM 41,084 Views 174 Comments

It’s time to stop airbrushing the Irish soldiers who died in World War I out of our history, writes Fine Gael senator Frank Feighan.

Great Famine commemoration to take place in Melbourne
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Great Famine commemoration to take place in Melbourne

Aug 31st 2018, 2:53 PM 14,124 Views 53 Comments

Josepha Madigan said the event will give an opportunity to pay tribute to the young Irish women who travelled from workhouses here to Australia.

Protester tackled by Canadian Ambassador apologises publicly for interrupting 1916 event
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Protester tackled by Canadian Ambassador apologises publicly for interrupting 1916 event

Jul 17th 2017, 6:40 PM 21,006 Views 0 Comments

Brian Murphy publicly apologised today in his bid to have his recorded conviction for a public order offence overturned.

Turkey marks year since 'epic' defeat of anti-Erdogan coup
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Turkey marks year since 'epic' defeat of anti-Erdogan coup

Jul 15th 2017, 6:30 PM 5,616 Views 14 Comments

The authorities have declared 15 July an annual national holiday of ‘democracy and unity’.

'People really loved her': 90th anniversary of Countess Markievicz's funeral to be commemorated
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'People really loved her': 90th anniversary of Countess Markievicz's funeral to be commemorated

Jul 15th 2017, 7:00 AM 16,787 Views 47 Comments

The event will mark her impact on Irish history.

Public asked to lay flowers at graves of Magdalene women today
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Public asked to lay flowers at graves of Magdalene women today

Mar 5th 2017, 7:40 AM 13,228 Views 16 Comments

Over 1,600 women are buried in cemeteries around the country, many of whom are in unmarked graves.

It's almost 150 years since the Battle of Tallaght was described as 'just a skirmish in the village'
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It's almost 150 years since the Battle of Tallaght was described as 'just a skirmish in the village'

Feb 26th 2017, 10:00 AM 28,171 Views 34 Comments

A lecture and exhibitions are underway to mark the anniversary.

President Higgins calls for fight against politics of fear and hatred while marking Holocaust Memorial
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President Higgins calls for fight against politics of fear and hatred while marking Holocaust Memorial

Jan 29th 2017, 7:00 AM 7,194 Views 49 Comments

Minister Flanagan said we must be vigilant in standing against fundamentalist ideologies.

First collector coin commemorating an Irish woman issued by Central Bank
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First collector coin commemorating an Irish woman issued by Central Bank

Nov 30th 2016, 2:57 PM 11,714 Views 37 Comments

The first coin features one of Gray’s most iconic designs.

Rising again: New name for Ballymun Plaza commemorates 1916 leaders
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Rising again: New name for Ballymun Plaza commemorates 1916 leaders

Nov 30th 2016, 10:36 AM 12,352 Views 38 Comments

The now-demolished block of flats in Ballymun bore the name of the revolutionary leaders.

The government is being strongly criticised for not buying Padraig Pearse's 1916 surrender letter
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The government is being strongly criticised for not buying Padraig Pearse's 1916 surrender letter

Nov 15th 2016, 5:54 PM 19,439 Views 113 Comments

Gerry Adams has called it a “quite frankly bizarre decision”.

Sting reopens Bataclan on eve of Paris attacks anniversary as Eagles of Death Metal refused entry
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Sting reopens Bataclan on eve of Paris attacks anniversary as Eagles of Death Metal refused entry

Nov 13th 2016, 10:33 AM 29,077 Views 92 Comments

Today marks the one-year anniversary of the Paris attacks in which 130 people lost their lives.

"He gave up a lot for us" - 100 years after his execution Ireland pays tribute to Roger Casement
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"He gave up a lot for us" - 100 years after his execution Ireland pays tribute to Roger Casement

Aug 3rd 2016, 4:11 PM 12,642 Views 41 Comments

A commemoration was held for Casement this morning in Glasnevin Cemetery, Dublin.

Watch: RTÉ just tortured an incredibly cute child into giving them his take on 1916
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Watch: RTÉ just tortured an incredibly cute child into giving them his take on 1916

Mar 27th 2016, 11:35 AM 31,163 Views 35 Comments

The poor fella is FROZEN.

Poll: Will you be attending an event over the 1916 centenary weekend?
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Poll: Will you be attending an event over the 1916 centenary weekend?

Mar 26th 2016, 9:27 AM 28,196 Views 122 Comments

The next three days will see celebrations in Dublin and across the country in commemoration of the centenary of the Easter Rising.

Dublin City Council is standing by its controversial 1916 banner
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Dublin City Council is standing by its controversial 1916 banner

Mar 16th 2016, 12:45 PM 27,839 Views 79 Comments

The banner generated a lot of criticism when it was unveiled at the beginning of the week.

Irish wolfhounds, armed Volunteers and inter-county GAA stars gather in Croke Park
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Irish wolfhounds, armed Volunteers and inter-county GAA stars gather in Croke Park

Mar 10th 2016, 4:46 PM 4,517 Views 1 Comment

It’s all part of the GAA’s 1916 Commemorative Event which takes place on 24 April.

Poll: Will you be attending a 1916 centenary event?
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Poll: Will you be attending a 1916 centenary event?

Jan 1st 2016, 9:24 AM 25,097 Views 158 Comments

The events kick off today with a flag-raising in Dublin Castle.

Celtic will wear special jerseys to remember victims of the Great Irish Famine today
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Celtic will wear special jerseys to remember victims of the Great Irish Famine today

Sep 26th 2015, 1:02 PM 7,063 Views 17 Comments

The Hoops are marking National Famine Memorial Day at Celtic Park this afternoon.

Poll: Is too much being done to commemorate the 1916 Rising?
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Poll: Is too much being done to commemorate the 1916 Rising?

Aug 24th 2015, 9:23 AM 18,620 Views 106 Comments

A commemorative event was held in west Cork for Michael Collins yesterday.

Hero or terrorist? This Cork patriot should be remembered whatever the answer
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Hero or terrorist? This Cork patriot should be remembered whatever the answer

Aug 1st 2015, 12:01 PM 423 Views 88 Comments

UCC historian Gabriel O’Doherty on the life and legacy of Fenian leader Jeremiah O’Donovan Rossa, whose funeral centenary is being commemorated today.

New images show the Lusitania lying on the seabed off the coast of Cork
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New images show the Lusitania lying on the seabed off the coast of Cork

May 6th 2015, 6:04 PM 17,616 Views 25 Comments

Tomorrow will mark 100 years to the day that the RMS Luistania sinking.

It's 100 years since the 'biggest human tragedy' ever off the Irish coast
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It's 100 years since the 'biggest human tragedy' ever off the Irish coast

Apr 18th 2015, 10:30 AM 19,433 Views 26 Comments

Cork will spend the next few weeks commemorating the Lusitania dead and celebrating the rescue effort.

Military ceremony commemorates those who died in 1916 Rising
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Military ceremony commemorates those who died in 1916 Rising

Apr 5th 2015, 7:45 PM 25,703 Views 121 Comments

It concluded with an Air Corps fly past.

Opposition react to government toning down 1916 message
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Opposition react to government toning down 1916 message

Apr 4th 2015, 7:20 AM 10,954 Views 87 Comments

Earlier in the week RTÉ revealed the government’s original literature had included more imagery from the 1916 Easter Rising.

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