Taoiseach says Dublin Saoradh march was 'beneath contempt'

Taoiseach says Dublin Saoradh march was 'beneath contempt'

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has accused the people behind yesterday's Saoradh march past the GPO 36 hours after Lyra McKee's shooting as being "beneath contempt" and "an insult to the Irish people".

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President Higgins leads Easter Rising ceremony in Dublin

President Higgins leads Easter Rising ceremony in Dublin

President Michael D Higgins has led a commemoration to mark the 103rd anniversary of the Easter Rising in Dublin.

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Remember the children who died in Easter Rising, says President Higgins

Remember the children who died in Easter Rising, says President Higgins

President Michael D Higgins has said a commemoration for the 40 children killed in the Easter Rising should spark a redoubling of efforts to build a Republic they would have been proud of.

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3,000 attend 1916 commemoration in Dublin

3,000 attend 1916 commemoration in Dublin

A commemoration has been held in Dublin to mark the 95th anniversary of the 1916 Easter Rising.

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President to lead Rising commemoration

President to lead Rising commemoration

President Mary McAleese is to lead a wreath-laying ceremony outside the GPO in Dublin later to mark the 95th anniversary of the 1916 Easter Rising.

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