A typical Christmas isn’t available to some, and isn’t suitable for others. Joyce Fegan chats to people who won’t be celebrating the usual way — but are united in making the best of this most wonderful time of the year.
Sat, 21 Dec, 2019
The "complex and sensitive" operation to repatriate Lisa Smith and her young daughter could take weeks, rather than days, the Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs has revealed.
Mon, 04 Nov, 2019
The chairperson of the Irish Muslim Peace and Integration Council has questioned the level of efforts being made by the State to repatriate Irish woman Lisa Smith and her child.
A new student group is organising an event at Dublin’s Spire this Saturday to highlight Islamophobia and far-right extremism in the wake of the recent terror attacks in New Zealand.
Thu, 21 Mar, 2019
A new student group is organising an event at Dublin’s Spire this Saturday to highlight Islamophobia and far-right extremism in the wake of the terror attacks in New Zealand.
Wed, 20 Mar, 2019
A leading Muslim cleric says he would not feel safe having Islamic State suspect, Lisa Smith, roaming the streets of Ireland unless she goes through a process to de-radicalise her.
Mon, 11 Mar, 2019
Garda security units are expected to conduct a fresh review into a naturalised Irish citizen who was captured fighting for Islamic State (IS) in Syria.
Tue, 08 Jan, 2019
The former head of Europe’s biggest bank and a former Tory trade minister has said he is “ashamed” of how the UK has treated Ireland on Brexit negotiations.
Sat, 16 Sep, 2017
As Limerick CivicTrust launches its annual series of lectures, chief executive David O’Brien tells Pádraig Hoare about its work forging business and community partnerships.
Mon, 11 Sep, 2017
Brexit, Trumpism, developers, censorship, architecture, and integration are among topics that will be explored during Limerick Civic Trust’s six-week autumn lecture series, beginning this month.
Sat, 02 Sep, 2017
ONE of the many gifts sport offers is an economy of language; a battery of pithy philosophies that express truths that would, in a sane world, be more widely embraced.
Wed, 30 Aug, 2017
There are 63,400 practising Muslims living in Ireland and approximately 50 mosques and prayer centres within the State, with five Muslim clergymen or qualified imams.
Wed, 07 Jun, 2017
World Hijab Day is a good time to acknowledge that states such as Saudi Arabia peddle an extreme form of the religion, says TP O’Mahony.
Wed, 01 Feb, 2017
Wed, 21 Dec, 2016
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Tue, 08 Nov, 2016
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Sat, 30 Jul, 2016
The Church of Ireland Bishop of Cork condemned a city centre attack on a Muslim leader who has helped foster inter-faith links.
Fri, 01 Jul, 2016
The head imam of the Islamic Centre Ireland said he stands with the LGBT community in the wake of the Orlando shootings.
Tue, 14 Jun, 2016
An Irish imam said he is concerned about those in the community who are providing “moral support” to extremism and terrorism.
Tue, 03 May, 2016
An international Islamic scholar has told the Government it was not immune to Islamic extremism and urged it to act now rather than “when it is too late”.
Sun, 03 Apr, 2016
The daughter of the tragic Athlone couple shot dead in Tunisia spent her birthday yesterday saying a tearful goodbye to her beloved parents.
Sat, 04 Jul, 2015
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