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# abstaining - Thursday 24 July, 2014

Why did Ireland abstain from a UN Human Rights Council vote on Gaza?

It wasn’t the only country….

# abstaining - Thursday 28 March, 2013

Supermarket chain expects fish sales to double this week

SuperValu says its supermarkets will sell about €1 million in fish this week – more than double the usual – ahead of Good Friday.

Poll: Are you abstaining from meat this Good Friday? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you abstaining from meat this Good Friday?

Under Catholic tradition, many people abstain from alcohol and eating meat on Good Friday. Will you be among them?