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# republican - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

Newly formed anti-Trump umbrella group confirms protests in Dublin and Clare

A “Trump Not Welcome” umbrella protest group has been set up to protest against the mogul when he lands here on 23 June.

# republican - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

Donald Trump plans to 'make an exception' for London's new Muslim mayor

The presumptive Republican nominee has said he was “happy to see” Sadiq Khan emerge victorious in the London mayoral race.

# republican - Sunday 1 May, 2016

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What does it mean to be a republican in 2016? We asked this Sinn Féin senator

Fintan Warfield thinks ‘you don’t have to be a Shinner to be a republican’.

# republican - Saturday 30 April, 2016

Man charged with sexual assault after extradition from Spain

The man was escorted back to Ireland by gardaí yesterday.

Protesters attempt to storm hotel during Trump speech

“That was not the easiest entrance I’ve ever made,” he told the party members at the convention. “It felt like I was crossing the border.”

# republican - Thursday 14 April, 2016

After calling her 'crazy and overrated', Trump buries hatchet with Fox's Megyn Kelly

Meanwhile, Trump’s campaign manager will not be prosecuted on a misdemeanour battery charge against a female reporter.

# republican - Saturday 9 April, 2016

Major US political figure molested boys as young as 14, federal prosecutors say

Dennis Hastert pleaded guilty last year to structuring $1.7 million in hush money.

# republican - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

Donald Trump says women should be punished for having an abortion

He’s since tried to backtrack.

# republican - Thursday 17 March, 2016

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The Kremlin is NOT happy with Donald Trump's latest ad

It calls Vladimir Putin and Islamic State America’s “toughest opponents”.

# republican - Friday 11 March, 2016

Former rival Ben Carson endorses Trump for US presidency

The retired neurosurgeon said in his endorsement that there are “two different Donald Trumps”.

We got a glimpse of a quieter, gentler Donald Trump last night (yes, really)

The candidates spoke in measured tones throughout, and even debated policy.

# republican - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

Trump: 'I've had $38 million worth of horrible lies said about me in one week'

The Republican presidential hopeful had some more victories yesterday.

# republican - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

Egyptian student who threatened Donald Trump on Facebook agrees to leave US

Meanwhile, Michael Bloomberg has ruled out a White House bid.

'I'm totally lost without you, I'm broken': Vincent Ryan funeral hears of girlfriend's heartbreak

Kelly Smyth told mourners they were supposed to get married, but that happy future has been taken from her now.

# republican - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

As the Super Tuesday dust settles, what happens next?

Republican and Democratic voters went to the polls today in what is known as Super Tuesday.

# republican - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

Bernie Sanders sneaks ahead of Clinton as first few votes cast in New Hampshire

A handful of votes have been cast so far – but the real action begins later this morning.

# republican - Sunday 7 February, 2016

The intros at last night's Republican debate turned into an awkwardly hilarious traffic jam

Dr Ben Carson stayed hovering in the wings as other candidates strode past him to take their places on stage.

# republican - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Donald Trump's pulling out of the last Republican debate - because this woman's involved...

The billionaire dismissed the Fox host as a “third-rate reporter” who is bad at her job.

# republican - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday

Dissident republicans, hospital overcrowding and a nuclear test had everyone talking.

# republican - Friday 20 November, 2015

White House hopeful Ben Carson compares Syrian refugees to rabid dogs

He called for “screening mechanisms that allow us to determine who the mad dogs are”.

# republican - Friday 4 September, 2015

He's taken the pledge: Donald Trump vows not to run as an independent

“We will go out and we will fight hard and we will win. I see no circumstances under which I would tear up that pledge.”

# republican - Monday 31 August, 2015

Is this the only man who can stop Donald Trump?

Ben Carson is neck-and-neck with Trump in the latest poll.

# republican - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

'Disappeared' District Attorney releases statement to say she has depression

Her associates had said she was just on “summer break”.

# republican - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

Donald Trump wants to scrap the J-1 programme

As part of a range of immigration policies the Republican wants to introduce measures that could impact on the Irish in America.

# republican - Monday 27 April, 2015

This is how Paddy Power is posting its odds for the marriage referendum

The Irish bookmakers has the ‘Yes’ side as 1/10 favourites.

# republican - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Republican charged for 'encouraging terrorism' with Easter speech

He is due to appear before court this morning.

# republican - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

Micheál Martin: I know Gerry Adams was a former chief of staff of the IRA

The Fianna Fáil leader made the comment in the Dáil as new abuse claims will be broadcast on BBC Spotlight this evening.

# republican - Monday 9 March, 2015

Fox News named 'most trusted' news channel in America

Don’t tell Russell Brand.

# republican - Monday 26 January, 2015

Celtic punk band to Republican Governor: "Stop using our music ... we literally hate you"

Scott Walker’s use of their song is a “like a white supremacist coming out to gangsta rap” according to the Dropkick Murphys.

# republican - Thursday 27 November, 2014

Poll: Was John Delaney's apology necessary? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Was John Delaney's apology necessary?

A video of the FAI chief singing a republican song caused quite a stir, but was it all blown out of proportion?

# republican - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

In full: Enda Kenny's speech accusing Sinn Féin of moving sex abusers to the South

There was a heated three-hour debate in the Dáil today, stemming from allegations made by Maíria Cahill.

# republican - Monday 10 November, 2014

Paramilitaries abused 500 children since 1990

One former victim said he still got flashbacks, over 20 years after being attacked in his parents’ house in Belfast.

# republican - Saturday 8 November, 2014

Frozen, Morning Ireland, and the C word: The week in numbers

Plus: How many new cars have been sold in Ireland so far this year?

Meet the 18-year-old college student who just got elected to office in the US

The Republican teenager, who was born in 1996, has become the youngest lawmaker in the US.

# republican - Thursday 6 November, 2014

Families of remaining Disappeared told: We want to end your torment

Search for Joe Lynskey, who disappeared forty years ago, may happen next.

# republican - Monday 3 November, 2014

Gerry Adams: I'm not resigning

Adams said he acknowledges that the IRA was ill-equipped to deal with the issue of abuse.

# republican - Friday 31 October, 2014

Do you know anything about Ireland's secret War of Independence caves?

An archaeologist in Sligo has identified 35 used to hide people and ammunitions and needs your help to find more.

# republican - Saturday 25 October, 2014

Extra gardaí will help in fight against "real and persistent" dissident threat

Frances Fitzgerald said that extra funding for the force would help put groups “out of business”.

# republican - Monday 20 October, 2014

Gerry Adams says IRA "failed victims" in how it dealt with sex abuse claims

The Sinn Féin leader writes on his blog that this is a matter of profound regret for him.

# republican - Sunday 14 September, 2014

Memorial to honour six Limerick men who fought in Spanish Civil War

The six men joined the International Brigade in its fight with the Republican side against Franco’s army.