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# gpo - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

Dublin set for Hong Kong pro-democracy protest this evening

The protest will take place at 17.30 today outside the GPO on O’Connell Street.

# gpo - Saturday 20 September, 2014

Irish Water protesters leave their estates for protest in Dublin city centre

The new water charges are set to begin in just under two weeks time.

# gpo - Saturday 12 July, 2014

'We want justice' chants at Dublin Gaza rally, as conflict death toll tops 125

Around 1,500 people turned out for today’s solidarity march, as the two sides in the Gaza conflict continued to trade fire.

'Let Garth play': GPO protest over Brooks concert fiasco

Hope is fading that a resolution to the debacle can be found, with the parties at an apparent impasse after a compromise deal was rejected on Thursday.

# gpo - Sunday 29 December, 2013

Column: Nordic Rebels – The Swede and Finn who fought in the GPO, 1916

The story of the two Nordic recruits to the cause of the Irish Republic remains one of the most remarkable of Easter Week, writes Damian Shiels.

# gpo - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

Gardaí to work with Aussie police as girl found outside GPO is identified

Gardaí have thanked the public for its assistance and are now following a definite line of inquiry.

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

PHOTO: Gardaí release image of mystery GPO girl

Gardaí have released an image of the teenager in the hopes of gathering more information about her.

# gpo - Monday 4 November, 2013

Photograph of unidentified girl found outside GPO to be released

The teenager was found in a ‘distressed state’ in Dublin’s city centre in October.

# gpo - Thursday 31 October, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

Everyone’s talking about water restrictions again, unemployment and 48 children who died of thirst.

# gpo - Saturday 26 October, 2013

Top readers' comments of the week

Here’s our round-up of the most interesting and most popular comments from this week. Did you make it in?

# gpo - Tuesday 22 October, 2013

# gpo - Monday 21 October, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday

Everyone’s talking about a distressed teenager found outside the GPO, penalties for jobseekers and the merits of cannabis legalisation.

Girl found outside GPO may be a victim of sex trafficking

The young teenager is now in the care of the HSE as gardaí search for clues to her identity.

# gpo - Friday 14 June, 2013

VIDEO: A stroll through Dublin in 1915 History Lesson This post contains videos

VIDEO: A stroll through Dublin in 1915

Can you spot what has changed and what has stayed the same?

# gpo - Monday 1 April, 2013

Extract: From the roof of the College of Surgeons, the Volunteers watched the city burn

During the Easter Rising 1916, a small force of men and women fought against British soldiers from their posts in St Stephen’s Green and City Hall. In his new book, Paul O’Brien recounts their tragic and noble struggle to protect the newly proclaimed Irish Republic.

# gpo - Sunday 31 March, 2013

Commemorations mark 97th anniversary of the Easter Rising (PHOTOS) Easter Rising This post contains images

Commemorations mark 97th anniversary of the Easter Rising (PHOTOS)

More than 350 Defence Force personnel took part in a State ceremony in O’Connell Street, led by President Michael D Higgins, Taoiseach Enda Kenny, and Justice Minister Alan Shatter.

# gpo - Sunday 18 November, 2012

From The Daily Edge The five luckiest shops to buy a lotto ticket in Ireland Quids In

The five luckiest shops to buy a lotto ticket in Ireland

If you win, we want half. Seriously.

# gpo - Sunday 8 April, 2012

In pictures: Crowds gather to remember the 1916 Easter Rising 1916 This post contains images

In pictures: Crowds gather to remember the 1916 Easter Rising

The Taoiseach and the President were amongst those at the event outside the GPO in Dublin’s O’Connell Street.

President and Taoiseach to attend ceremony marking 1916 Rising

A ceremony will take place outside the GPO on O’Connell Street in Dublin later today.

# gpo - Sunday 29 January, 2012

Column: Yes, centenaries are tourism gold but let's not forget our past for a quick buck

Tour guide John Gibney says Ireland should recognise the events being marked over the coming years as vital parts of our heritage, and not just as opportunities for tourism.

# gpo - Monday 2 January, 2012

Fly Union Jack to boost tourism, new report urges

The proposal is part of a document proposing radical ways to reverse the decline in Ireland’s share of world tourism.

# gpo - Friday 23 December, 2011

From The Daily Edge Uncomfortable Sleeping Position of the Day Pic Of The Day

Uncomfortable Sleeping Position of the Day

No comment.

# gpo - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

From The Daily Edge Open thread: Do you still send Christmas cards? Open Thread This post contains images

Open thread: Do you still send Christmas cards?

Post offices have been busy with people sending their Christmas cards before the rush starts – but do you still send cards?

# gpo - Thursday 20 October, 2011

In pictures: Libyans in Ireland celebrate the death of Gaddafi Libyans In Ireland This post contains images

In pictures: Libyans in Ireland celebrate the death of Gaddafi

O’Connell Street has been the scene of celebration for Libyans living in Ireland tonight.

# gpo - Wednesday 4 May, 2011

Gardaí renew appeal over Co Kildare tiger kidnapping

An Post employee’s wife was taken from the family home and falsely imprisoned at a derelict building overnight, before she managed to escape and contact gardaí.

# gpo - Sunday 24 April, 2011

Ceremony held to mark 95th anniversary of Easter Rising Easter Rising This post contains images

Ceremony held to mark 95th anniversary of Easter Rising

The Taoiseach Enda Kenny and president Mary McAleese took part in the ceremony to mark the 95th anniversary of the Easter Rising on Dublin’s O’Connell Street earlier today.

# gpo - Sunday 10 April, 2011

Obama's Ireland visit could include Croke Park rally

The 44th president of the United States could line out at GAA headquarters.

# gpo - Tuesday 5 April, 2011

Take 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Gardaí investigate attempted tiger kidnapping and GPO robbery

Armed men force their way into a home in Co Kildare, taking the family of an An Post worker hostage as part of a raid.