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Thursday 30 March 2023 Dublin: 13°C

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# Priory Hall
'No ill will': Stephanie Meehan's classy response to McFeely suicide comment
In a new interview, Priory Hall developer Tom McFeely said he couldn’t be held responsible in any way for the death of Fiachra Daly.
# No Apologies
I don't think Priory Hall is a shoddy building --- Tom McFeely
“I don’t think it is any different than most of the other buildings in Dublin.”
# Tony Rochford
Former Dáil hunger striker ends sit-in at Dublin bank
Tony Rochford had chained himself to a counter at the Blanchardstown Ulster Bank.
# Protest
Crowd gathering at 'Lock the government out of the Dáil' protest
The plan had been to form a human chain around the entrance to stop TDs getting in but gardaí have pushed the demonstration back.
# Stop and Search
PSNI abandons appeal in former IRA hunger striker stop and search case
The solicitor for Bernard Fox and his partner said any person who was subject to a stop and search should now issue civil action against the Chief Constable.
# News Fix
Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday
Everyone’s talking about Youth Defence, property developers and Edward Snowden…
# Hunger Strike
Amnesty calls on Israel to release or charge Palestinian hunger striker
Khader Adnan has been held by Israeli authorities who consider him a threat to the region’s security.
# India
Indian hunger striker "willing to talk"
Anna Hazare has been on hunger strike for a week – he said he will fast until his version of an anti-corruption bill is passed by the government.
# Bobby sands
Security 'concerns' that dissidents will use Sands anniversary to launch attacks
The 30th anniversary of the death of hunger striker Bobby Sands is being commemorated today.