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Andrew Bushe

Andrew Bushe

    The world goes green for St Paddy's Day
    The world goes green for St Paddy's Day
    Parades and festivals were held throughout Ireland for Saint Patrick's Day on Saturday while the global diaspora also joined in the party in honour...
    PM faces tough task selling bailout to angry Irish
    PM faces tough task selling bailout to angry Irish
    Irish Prime Minister Brian Cowen faced a backlash on Monday for agreeing the European Union-International Monetary Fund bailout for his debt-laden...
    U2's Bono made honorary British knight
    U2's Bono made honorary British knight
    Irish rock star and anti-poverty campaigner Bono was made an honorary British knight at a ceremony in Dublin on Thursday, the British embassy...
    Irish revellers celebrate St Patrick's Day around world
    Irish revellers celebrate St Patrick's Day around world
    Hundreds of thousands of revellers throughout Ireland and across the world celebrated St Patrick's Day on Saturday with colourful parades and other...
    Ireland trumpets annual party on world stage
    Ireland trumpets annual party on world stage
    Irish leaders will jet off around the world this week to promote the Emerald Isle ahead of this weekend's annual St Patrick's Day celebrations, an...
    Former Irish leader's death 'a very sad occasion'
    Former Irish leader's death 'a very sad occasion'
    Charles Haughey, who served three terms as Ireland's prime minister, died on Tuesday at his home in Dublin after a long battle with cancer, the...
    Probe reveals Irish cops planted hoax IRA arms
    Probe reveals Irish cops planted hoax IRA arms
    Members of Ireland's police force planted hoax Irish Republican Army weapons finds in the northwest of the country in 1993 and 1994 in an effort to...
    The tomb is right for lucky solstice watchers
    The tomb is right for lucky solstice watchers
    The first group of 100 lucky people chosen to witness Ireland's oldest calendar "clock" in operation were allowed into the chamber of a giant...