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#Rising

# rising - Saturday 7 February, 2015

# rising - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

# rising - Sunday 4 January, 2015

Irish citizens called on to 'reclaim the vision of 1916'

A new group group launched their plans today.

# rising - Saturday 3 January, 2015

We got a first look at RTÉ's major new 1916 drama - here's everything you need to know

Historical drama it may be – but Rebellion doesn’t take a traditional approach. And it’s all the better for that.

# rising - Monday 17 November, 2014

Heather Humphreys has yoinked the 2016 website offline for an overhaul

The site has been down for over 48 hours as “outstanding issues” are dealt with.

# rising - Saturday 15 November, 2014

Open thread: How should we mark the 1916 centenary?

There’s been some sharp criticism of the Government’s plans for 2016. How do you think we should Remember, Reconcile, Imagine, Present and Celebrate?

# rising - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

Was the Easter Rising needed? Just two in five of you think so (but even fewer don't)

The findings comes from a poll from Irish language news website Tuairisc.ie.

# rising - Sunday 12 October, 2014

1916 Rising relatives are not happy with the Government's commemoration plans

The association said they are eager to have a meeting with the new Arts Minister.

# rising - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

Invite a royal to 2016? Should we have the Kaiser's relatives too? --- O'Cuiv

The Fianna Fáil TD (and grandson of Eamon de Valera) says he believes such a move would be “seriously distracting”.

# rising - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

Delay leaves tight, tight deadline to finish 1916 museum

What should be done at the historic 1916 site on Moore St? Councillors can’t decide. And the clock is ticking. (Tick tock, etc.)

# rising - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

5 ways John Bruton has probably annoyed the government over the last few years

While Bertie Ahern and Brian Cowen largely maintain their silence, the former Fine Gael leader and taoiseach has been outspoken in recent years.

# rising - Saturday 7 June, 2014

Sinn Féin is now the most popular party in the State

An Irish Independent poll shows that they now have more support in the Republic than any other party.

# rising - Sunday 20 April, 2014

No royal family this year, but here's what's happening at today's Easter Rising commemorations...

The President will lead this morning’s 98th anniversary event, which concludes with an Air Corps fly past.

# rising - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

The handwritten order to call off the 1916 Rising sold at auction for €30,000

The handwritten note reads “Volunteers completely deceived. All orders for tomorrow Sunday are entirely cancelled”.

# rising - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

Taoiseach: I would like to see the Queen visit Ireland for 1916 Rising commemorations

Meanwhile, the British Foreign Secretary William Hague has said that commemorating all events from the period around 1916 needs to be considered by both governments.

# rising - Wednesday 25 December, 2013

From The42 5 rugby players whose reputations soared in 2013 Stars

5 rugby players whose reputations soared in 2013

We’ve picked out five men who were unstoppable forces this year.