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# martin-ferris - Thursday 16 January, 2020

'I've won the bet': With the election called Gerry Adams can cut his hair, but he's undecided about getting the chop

'I've won the bet': With the election called Gerry Adams can cut his hair, but he's undecided about getting the chop

Adams said the long hair came about because of a bet with Martin Ferris.

# martin-ferris - Sunday 12 March, 2017

"She prays her son dies before her" - elderly Kerry residents at wits' end over care for adult children

Following a recent HSE move there is now no full-time respite centre in the Munster county.

# martin-ferris - Thursday 15 December, 2016

'You're going to be shot': Sinn Féin TDs detail death threats received over Brian Stack Dáil row

Dessie Ellis said he’s passed on the threatening letters to the gardaí.

# martin-ferris - Thursday 8 December, 2016

Fine Gael TD insists he is not linking Sinn Féin deputies to Brian Stack murder

Alan Farrell said he was merely calling on Sinn Féin deputies to make a statement.

# martin-ferris - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

A monument to soldiers killed by IRA in the Civil War has been vandalised

There has been strong criticism after the monument to some of the bloodiest days of killing in the Civil War was badly vandalised.

# martin-ferris - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

Grieving families of road traffic victims 'sent €100 hospital invoices' HSE

Grieving families of road traffic victims 'sent €100 hospital invoices'

A TD has said this shows a “terrible lack of compassion” and is “cruel”.

# martin-ferris - Sunday 1 December, 2013

Sinn Féin for next government coalition? Not likely, say FF and FG pols

Second part of TV3 exploration also hears Sinn Féin politicians questioned about IRA criminality.

# martin-ferris - Thursday 22 March, 2012

Higgins says Government delusional on a “Marie Antoinette scale”

Socialist Party leader says that the government are in denial over the household charge – and says that people are not going to pay.

# martin-ferris - Thursday 15 December, 2011

Opposition TDs outline plans for Household Charge boycott

Socialists and others have outlined a campaign where they will urge 1.6 million households not to register for the charge.

# martin-ferris - Wednesday 14 December, 2011

Sinn Féin TD and independents say they won’t pay household charge

Over half-a-dozen TDs say they will not pay the €100 tax when it comes into effect in the New Year with a number of Sinn Féin deputies considering their options.

# martin-ferris - Thursday 23 June, 2011

Everything you need to know about the infamous Whitey Bulger

James ‘Whitey’ Bulger was captured last night after 16 years on the run. But how did the Irish-American mobster become such a notorious figure?

# martin-ferris - Sunday 27 February, 2011

The Half Hour Fix: 1.30am

EVERY HOUR – on the half hour – brings you your fix of election tallies, predictions and results. Here’s how the winners and losers of GE11 are playing out so far.

# martin-ferris - Saturday 12 February, 2011

Daily Fix: Saturday

Today we’ve heard promises on crime fighting, cutting 145 state bodies and companies, and further arguments between Fine Gael and Labour over their economic policies.

# martin-ferris - Wednesday 19 January, 2011

Opposition renew general election calls after Cowen victory

Fine Gael, Labour and Sinn Féin all demand an immediate general election in the wake of Brian Cowen’s victory.