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Sexual abuse must be tackled – Ni Riada

The Sinn Fein MEP Liadh ni Riada says that the cases of those alleging they were sexually abused by Sinn Fein and IRA members must be dealt with. Ms ni Riada says she supports the establishment of a unit that is victim based. She says those with any information about abuse should go forward to […]


Interview Boylan on water charges protests

Full interview Sinn Fein MEP Lynn Boylan on water charges protests. Relates to 2 previous stories filed on this. Out words: certificates Dur: 4:17 CLICK BELOW LINK TO DOWNLOAD CLIP


Media exaggeration & hysteria blew Burton protests out of proportion – Boylan

The Sinn Fein MEP Lynn Boylan says that media exaggeration and hysteria have distorted the true facts behind the recent anti-water protests in Jobstown. Ms Boylan, who was speaking in the European Parliament in Strasbourg says the media and others have focused too much attention on the protests in Tallaght. Out words: all proportion Dur: 00:37 […]


Water charges concerns haven’t ‘gone away’ warns MEP

The Sinn Fein MEP Lynn Boylan is warning that recent disputes over the water charges haven’t gone away. She says the new charges recently announced by the government haven’t resolved the concerns that ignited the anti-water charges protests across the country. Out words: the most Dur: 00:27 CLICK BELOW LINK TO DOWNLOAD CLIP


Ireland needs to move swiftly to avail of EU investment fund – Hayes

A proposed EU investment fund could provide a boost to the Irish economy and hope to the unemployed. This morning the EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker outlined plans for a €315billion investment fund that’s designed to give a much-needed injection of hope to EU countries. Mr Juncker told the European Parliament that the fund would […]


EU investment fund could boost jobs in Ireland – Hayes

A proposed new EU investment fund could offer hope to millions of disillusioned Europeans. That was the promising declaration made by the EU Commission president this morning. Jean-Claude Juncker was outlining proposals for a new EU fund that’s designed to boost EU economies and create jobs. The European Commission’s investment plan proposes leveraging €21billion which […]


Juncker outlines EU investment fund

he President of the European Commission has been outlining details of a €300billion three hundred billion euro investment plan for the EU. Jean Claude Juncker this morning gave the European Parliament more details of the EU investment fund.  The European Commission’s investment plan proposes leveraging €21billion EU monies to generate a €315 billion investment boost for […]