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Thu, 21 Feb, 2019
I have friends in Barcelona, and when we go there, a must-see with them is the traditional dances and music outside of the parliament building on the square.
Mon, 06 Nov, 2017
Sat, 01 Oct, 2016
A talented student from Ballintemple had a respectable academic career ahead of her, but as
Sat, 17 Sep, 2016
Sat, 27 Aug, 2016
The Vatican has recognised the “moral courage” of an Irish priest who helped save thousands of Jewish people and Allied PoWs from the Nazis during the Second World War in occupied Rome.
Tue, 10 May, 2016
Fri, 01 Apr, 2016
Though mostly victims of World War II, the Poles were also the perpetrators of violence against Jews, culminating in the Jedwabne massacre when Jewish residents of the town were burned alive, asrecounts.
Sat, 30 Jan, 2016
MADELAINE Nerson MacNamara nursed a dream of becoming a poet when she was in her teens.
Sat, 14 Nov, 2015
Narrator Aron is a wild young Jewish boy in the Warsaw ghettos.
Sat, 18 Jul, 2015
Germany’s BND intelligence agency sends mammoth amounts of phone and text data to the US National Security Agency (NSA) each month, Die Zeit Online has reported, highlighting the scale of spying co-operation which has unleashed a political row.
Thu, 14 May, 2015
Germany has halted its internet surveillance for the US’s National Security Agency (NSA) in response to a row over the BND intelligence agency’s co-operation with Washington.
Fri, 08 May, 2015
German conservatives warned their Social Democrat (SPD) partners not to score points in a row over the activities of the BND intelligence agency after an attack on Chancellor Angela Merkel by the SPD chief threatened unity in the coalition.
Wed, 06 May, 2015
Concentration camp survivor Tomi Reichental has turned his childhood horror into something positive, speaking out against racism and tracking down Nazis, writes
Tue, 21 Apr, 2015
A councillor expelled by Ukip after saying she had a problem with “negroes” has insisted she is not racist and did not regret making the comments.
Sun, 22 Feb, 2015
With respect to Dolan O’Hagan (‘Political point scoring does a disservice to Máiria Cahill’, October 22) nobody doubts what Derry was like in the 1980s but most of the destruction of the city and its social order was wrought by the Provos.
Wed, 29 Oct, 2014
Holocaust survivor Tomi Reichental has been honoured for his heroism and his remarkable mission to promote reconciliation.
Sat, 18 Oct, 2014
LAST month, during a walking tour of Béthune in northern France, our guide recalled the work of a Cork woman, Kate McCarthy, who nursed wounded soldiers during both world wars. Her niece, Sr Breda McCarthy of the Loreto Convent in Bray, told me this extraordinary woman’s story.
Mon, 04 Aug, 2014
Germany is investigating a suspected US spy in its military days after the arrest of a member of its foreign intelligence agency as a double agent tested US relations already strained by espionage.
Thu, 10 Jul, 2014
Germany’s top public prosecutor has launched an investigation into the bugging of Angela Merkel’s mobile phone by US intelligence in the light of revelations by former spy agency contractor Edward Snowden, authorities announced last night.
Thu, 05 Jun, 2014
I’M COUNTING down the days until my trip to Notre Dame University, Indiana, where I’m to attend my son’s graduation.
Sun, 01 Jun, 2014
IT’S 8.30pm, and the inaugural visit to our daughter in Barcelona is under way. My husband and I have walked around the city for seven hours straight.
Sun, 24 Nov, 2013
I HAVE two Annes — one that belongs to me, and one that belongs to the world”.
Fri, 01 Nov, 2013
Chancellor Angela Merkel said Adolf Hitler’s rise to power 80 years ago should go on reminding Germans that democracy and freedom cannot be taken for granted.
Thu, 31 Jan, 2013
The oldest known former prisoner of the Auschwitz death camp has died in Poland at the age of 108.
Mon, 22 Oct, 2012
The family of Michaela McAreavey has labelled the publication of crime scene photographs of her body as “reprehensible” and “a new low” in the treatment of her husband and family.
Mon, 16 Jul, 2012
Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler intervened to prevent a Jewish First World War veteran being sent to a death camp, a German Jewish newspaper has reported.
Fri, 06 Jul, 2012
A statue is to be erected in Killarney commemorating Second World War hero Monsignor Hugh O’Flaherty, who risked his life to save over 6,500 Jewish people and British POWs from the Nazis in German-occupied Rome.
Mon, 30 Apr, 2012
A father is to write to a judge who dismissed charges of negligence against a creche owner after his little boy was left behind by staff on an outing.
Sat, 28 Apr, 2012
Josef Albers explored our changing perceptions of colour in his art. He considered tricks of the eye sacred, says Tina O’Sullivan
Thu, 19 Apr, 2012
Tom Hanks is being lined up for a role in 'In the Garden of Beasts'.
Tue, 29 Nov, 2011
YOUNG, vibrant, enthusiastic and rarin’ to go.
Mon, 07 Nov, 2011
IT’S THE weekend, I’m scoured, showered and powdered, rightly dickied up for dinner, but I don’t quite know where to settle for my pre-prandial libation in Sandbrook House, a fine old country home built back in the early 1700s on the Carlow-Wicklow border.
Sat, 15 Oct, 2011
NANCY WAKE, Australia’s greatest World War II heroine and a prominent figure in the French Resistance known as the “The White Mouse” for her ability to evade the Germans, has died in London.
Tue, 09 Aug, 2011
Hide and Seek
Sat, 23 Apr, 2011
LAST year was the year of baby James.
Sat, 09 Apr, 2011
GERMANY’S BND intelligence agency knew as early as 1952 that Adolf Eichmann was hiding in Buenos Aires, a report said.
Mon, 10 Jan, 2011
Germany’s BND intelligence agency knew as early as 1952 that Adolf Eichmann was hiding in Buenos Aires, a report said.
Sun, 09 Jan, 2011