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# mcguinness - Friday 8 November, 2019

Alleged mastermind of Kevin Lunney torture was career criminal with over 50 convictions

Cyril McGuinness died of a suspected heart attack today.

# mcguinness - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

What happened when Martin McGuinness met the Queen of England

Arms were put down and hands were extended.

# mcguinness - Thursday 12 January, 2017

Martin McGuinness criticises the Irish Times, saying he wants his privacy respected during illness

McGuinness was strongly critical of The Irish Times for running an article on his health today.

# mcguinness - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

# mcguinness - Friday 16 May, 2014

'This isn't anything personal': PAC denies accusation of bias against Angela Kerins

Solicitors for the former Rehab boss had accused the Public Accounts Committee of being biased against her.

# mcguinness - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

Haass talks with NI parties fail to reach consensus, but Gilmore says agreement is essential

After eight hours of discussions, the all-party talks on some of Northern Ireland’s most sensitive issues broke down.

# mcguinness - Thursday 13 June, 2013

'A farce': TDs at odds over claims government sought to undermine McGuinness PAC

'A farce': TDs at odds over claims government sought to undermine McGuinness

The Public Accounts Committee met for over three hours to discuss matters arising out of the controversy surrounding its chairman John McGuinness today.

McGuinness: 'What was accepted back then is not acceptable now... I accept that'

The chairman of the Public Accounts Committee has been answering questions on the ongoing controversy surrounding his views on whether the State should cover the cost of spouses travelling with ministers.

# mcguinness - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

McGuinness to step aside for questioning at Public Accounts Committee

Fianna Fáil’s former junior minister will open himself up to questioning from colleagues about his spending in office tomorrow.

# mcguinness - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

Martin suggests Fine Gael has 'a hand' in 'consistent targeting' of PAC chair

Micheál Martin defended his party colleague and chair of the Public Accounts Committee, John McGuinness, today.

# mcguinness - Monday 10 June, 2013

FF leader stands by McGuinness as Kenny brands him 'damaging' to politics

Enda Kenny says it’s up to Fianna Fáil to decide on John McGuinness’s future – and Micheal Martin has offered full support. above reproach’.”

Video: Spending watchdog chair 'should resign' over spouse travel remarks Wags This post contains videos

Video: Spending watchdog chair 'should resign' over spouse travel remarks

Independent TD Finian McGrath says John McGuinness should resign as pressure mounts over the Public Accounts Committee chairman’s comments this morning.

PAC chair: State should pay for wives to join ministers on some foreign trips

A case can be made for the State to foot the bill for spouses to accompany ministers on some trade missions, the chairman of the Public Accounts Committee has argued this morning.

# mcguinness - Tuesday 30 April, 2013

Video: Martin McGuinness mixes up his IFA and his IRA Slip-up This post contains videos

Video: Martin McGuinness mixes up his IFA and his IRA

He meant to refer to the Irish Football Association….

# mcguinness - Wednesday 2 January, 2013

Martin McGuinness appointed Steward and Bailiff of the Manor of Northstead

An ancient British law requires resigning MPs to apply for a paid office of the British Crown in order to officially resign as James Martin Pacelli McGuinness, to give him his full name, said he would be doing earlier this week.

# mcguinness - Friday 21 October, 2011

McGuinness says comments over garda killings were 'absolutely wrong'

Martin McGuinness has said he does not recall comments in which he appeared to justify the killing members of the gardaí and armed forces “in certain circumstances” made in a 1985 magazine interview.

# mcguinness - Thursday 20 October, 2011

McGuinness denies meeting on-the-run Det Jerry McCabe killer

The family of the detective, killed during an attempted post office raid in 1996, called on McGuinness to answer questions over his alleged relationship with one of the four men convicted of the killing.

# mcguinness - Monday 17 October, 2011

From The42 The Morning Score: Monday Early Doors This post contains videos

The Morning Score: Monday

Sam Warburton, Jason McGuinness and Andy Murray all feature in our daily bite-sized edition bringing you all the sports news that’s hitting the headlines.

# mcguinness - Wednesday 5 October, 2011

Martin McGuinness releases bank statements showing Sinn Féin payments

The Sinn Féin candidate has followed Mary Davis and Seán Gallagher in releasing information about his finances.

# mcguinness - Thursday 22 September, 2011

Adams defends McGuinness's IRA past

The Sinn Féin president has been defending the party’s candidate for the Irish presidency.

# mcguinness - Tuesday 20 September, 2011

Take 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# mcguinness - Sunday 18 September, 2011

Martin McGuinness: 'Let them examine my record'

As he was confirmed as Sinn Féin’s candidate for the presidency, Martin McGuinness defended his past and looked to the future.

# mcguinness - Wednesday 24 August, 2011

From The42 McGuinness: Even I didn't know how good we were SFC2011

McGuinness: Even I didn't know how good we were

Donegal manager Jim McGuinness admits that his side has defied all expectations, ahead of the All-Ireland semi-final against Dublin.