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Proud To Be Irish – Leo Leads Irish Through Corona Virus Crisis

  Taoiseach Leo Varadkar delivered this great speech on St.Patrick’s Day live on tv to the Irish. Here is the speech in full. Lá Fhéile Pádraig shona daoibh! This is a Saint Patrick’s Day like no other. A day that … Continue reading

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RIP Ulick O’Connor 1954–2019

Title: Writer and critic Ulick O’Connor dies aged 91 Publisher : RTE Online Source: https://www.rte.ie/culture/2019/1007/1081602-ulick-oconnor/ The Internet, Online, 15/10/2019 Sample Text: Writer, poet, historian and critic Ulick O’Connor has died at the age of 91. Born in Rathgar in Dublin … Continue reading

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First Dáil Éireann- Speech By President Michael D. Higgins

(1st Dail Eireann , The Birth Of Irish Democracy) First Dáil Éireann The Mansion House, Dublin, 21 January 2019 A Cheann Comhairle, A Chathaoirligh, A Thaoisigh, A Airí, A Theachtaí Dála, A Sheanadóirí, A ghaolta le Teachtaí na Céad Dála … Continue reading

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Four Thai Boys Rescued From Cave

Title: Thailand cave rescue: 4 boys successfully rescued from cave — live updates from CBS — Comment-   all 12 boys and their coach are out of the cave and are getting medical attention….well done all involved in the rescue 10/7/2018 … Continue reading

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Report From IFLA: “Real Solutions to Fake News: How Libraries Help”

Title: Report From IFLA: “Real Solutions to Fake News: How Libraries Help” Author: IFLA Filed By: Gary Price Full Text & Source: http://www.infodocket.com/2017/08/20/report-from-ifla-real-solutions-to-fake-news-how-libraries-help/ The Internet, Online, 21/08/2017 Sample Text Freedoms of access to information and expression online are at risk. … Continue reading

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The Panama Papers By ICJI

Title: The Panama Papers Author: The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists Full Text & Source: https://panamapapers.icij.org/ The Internet, Online, 4/4/2016 Sample Text: Key findings: The Panama Papers by the numbers The largest cross-border journalism collaboration ever has uncovered a giant … Continue reading

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Love And Prayers To Paris From Ireland #Senseless Terrorism #Paris

Title: Paris attacks: ISIS claims responsibility for gunfire, blasts that killed 128 people Author: Mariano Castillo, Faith Castillo and Margot Haddad, CNN Full Text & Source: http://edition.cnn.com/2015/11/14/world/paris-attacks/http://edition.cnn.com/2015/11/14/world/paris-attacks/ The Internet, Online, 14/11/2015 Sample Text: A number of arrests have been made … Continue reading

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Managing the refugee crisis: Immediate operational, budgetary and legal measures under the European Agenda on Migration

Title: Managing the refugee crisis: Immediate operational, budgetary and legal measures under the European Agenda on Migration Author: European Commission Full Text & Source: http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-15-5700_en.htm The Internet, Online, 23/9/2015 Sample Text: European Commission – Press release Managing the refugee crisis: … Continue reading

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Listen to RTE Radio Anywhere In The World Online

Title: RTE Radio Producer: Ireland, RTE Full Text & Source: http://www.rte.ie/radio/ Radio 1 Arena Arena with Sean Rocks brings listeners the best in arts, music and pop culture every weekday from 7pm on RTÉ Radio 1. 2FM The Nicky Byrne … Continue reading

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What Is Photojournalism?

Title: What Is Photojournalism? Author: Wisegeek.com Full Text & Source: http://www.wisegeek.org/what-is-photojournalism.htm The Internet, Online, 27/4/2015 Sample Text Photojournalism is a branch of journalism characterized by the use of images to tell a story. The images in a piece may be … Continue reading

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Photojournalism Career

Title: Photojournalism Career Author: Journalismdegree.com Full Text & Source: http://www.journalismdegree.com/photojournalism-career/ The Internet, Online, 27/4/2015 Sample Text: For the past century, photojournalists have captured the emotions of our times. We were able to feel the joy of the end of WWII … Continue reading

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Great Photojournalism

Title: Great Photojournalism Author: Sofus Comer Full Text & Source: http://greatphotojournalism.com/ The Internet, Online, 27/4/2015 Sample Text: Professional photojournalists from all over the world, display their very best work here. Great Photojournalism is an online free community of selected or … Continue reading

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TIME’s Best Photojournalism of 2014

Title: TIME’s Best Photojournalism of 2014 Author: Time Full Text & Source: http://time.com/3593169/best-photojournalism-of-2014/ The Internet, Online, 27/4/2015 Sample Text In 2014, TIME’s commitment to photojournalism remained as strong as ever, as the magazine assigned photographers to stories all across the … Continue reading

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What a sweet girl. She donated her Google prize money to pay for a baby’s operation

Title: Cork schoolgirl funds baby’s op with prize cash Author: Kelly O’Brien, The Examiner Full Text & Source: http://www.irishexaminer.com/ireland/cork-schoolgirl-funds-babys-op-with-prize-cash-320509.html The Internet, Online, 26/3/2015 Sample Text: A Cork schoolgirl is being hailed an “inspiration” after using €1,000 of prize money she … Continue reading

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Doing a journalism course and loving it

I am studying journalism  but I forgot about all the homework and late nights! ‪#‎IAMWRITING I found some interesting sites online. General Resources: A Journalists Guide To the Internet: http://reporter.asu.edu/ Journalism 100 Best Sites 2012: http://journalismdegree.org/best-sites-2012/ Journalist Toolbox: http://www.journaliststoolbox.org/archive/other-journalism-research-pages/ Principles of … Continue reading

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SciCentral – Gateway to the best science news sources

Title: SciCentral – Gateway to the best science news sources Author: Guy Orgambide, Ph.D. Full Text & Source: http://www.scicentral.com/Y-journa.html The Internet, Online, 10/11/2014 Sample Text: Background Since 1997, the SciCentral editors have been aggregating breaking research news from the most … Continue reading

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At a glance: the Guerin report – Crime & Law News from Ireland & Abroad | The Irish Times – Sat, May 10, 2014

At a glance: the Guerin report – Crime & Law News from Ireland & Abroad | The Irish Times – Sat, May 10, 2014 via At a glance: the Guerin report – Crime & Law News from Ireland & Abroad … Continue reading

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Cooke Report into GSOC bugging published – RTÉ News

Cooke Report into GSOC \’bugging\’ published – RTÉ News via Cooke Report into GSOC \'bugging\' published – RTÉ News.

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Govt wants mother-and-baby inquiry to be extensive – RTÉ News

Govt wants mother-and-baby inquiry to be extensive – RTÉ News via Govt wants mother-and-baby inquiry to be extensive – RTÉ News.

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Irish Women And Symphysiotomy Operation on Women During Childbirth Without Their Consent by Annette J Dunlea

Symphysiotomy Operation on Women During Childbirth Without Their Consent by Annette J Dunlea Symphysiotomy is a surgical procedure in which the cartilage of the pubic symphysis is divided to widen the pelvis allowing childbirth when there is a mechanical problem. … Continue reading

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