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Henry McDonald

Henry McDonald

    Game of Thrones tourism hits the mark
    Game of Thrones tourism hits the mark
    With their plastic swords, shields and medieval cloaks, thousands of “Thronies” are following in the footsteps of the Vikings and...
    Gay poll: Irish could go either way
    Gay poll: Irish could go either way
    Shorn of a blond wig, outsized false eyelashes, garish eyeshadow, and high heels, the Irish drag artist Panti looked like the strain was starting to...
    Celtic tiger now toothless
    Celtic tiger now toothless
    He is the former billionaire whose rise and fall while playing the global property market personifies the collapse of Ireland's Celtic Tiger...
    Woman boxer who fought to be in the Olympics
    Woman boxer who fought to be in the Olympics
    She has defeated more than 100 opponents in a 14-year career that has elevated her to the pinnacle of her sport. But for Katie Taylor, the shy,...
    Celtic Tiger on red data list
    Celtic Tiger on red data list
    Ireland has already lost part of its national sovereignty and will embrace the European Union's (EU's) offer of a multibillion- euro rescue plan by...
    Pride marchers mock anti-gay MP
    Pride marchers mock anti-gay MP
    Iris Robinson, the Democratic Unionist MP who believes homosexuality can be cured by psychiatry, made a "guest" appearance at Saturday's annual Gay...