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Republican group Saoradh say ‘Republican Volunteer’ was ‘defending the people’ after murder of journalist in Derry – Derry Now

Republican group Saoradh say 'Republican Volunteer' was 'defending the people' after murder of journalist in Derry - Derry Now

Republican group Saoradh say ‘Republican Volunteer’ was ‘defending the people’ after murder of journalist in Derry | Derry Now Republican group Saoradh say ‘Republican Volunteer’ was ‘defending the people’ after murder of journalist in Derry By Eamon Sweeney 9:50 Friday 19th of April 2019 Republican group Saoradh has released a statement claiming that a ‘Republican […]

How centuries of priceless treasures were saved at Notre Dame – CNN

How centuries of priceless treasures were saved at Notre Dame - CNN

Written by Eliza MackintoshSaskya Vandoorne, CNNParis Jean-Marc Fournier didn’t have much time. As flames ripped through Notre Dame cathedral’s medieval roof on Monday evening, the Paris fire brigade chaplain had a single mission — to rescue two of its most sacred relics. The problem was that the Crown of Thorns, revered as having been worn […]

Three renowned climbers presumed dead after avalanche at Banff National Park – Los Angeles Times

Three renowned climbers presumed dead after avalanche at Banff National Park - Los Angeles Times

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Three renowned climbers presumed dead after avalanche at Banff National Park  Los Angeles Times North Face climbers likely killed in Banff National Park avalanche  CNN 3 climbers, including American, presumed dead after Banff National Park avalanche  Fox News Three world-class climbers presumed dead in Rocky Mountains  Al Jazeera English Three mountaineers presumed dead after […]

As Notre-Dame money rolls in, some eyebrows raised over rush of funds – AOL

As Notre-Dame money rolls in, some eyebrows raised over rush of funds - AOL

PARIS, April 17 (Reuters) – Pledged donations from French billionaires, companies and ordinary citizens for the restoration of fire-ravaged Notre-Dame cathedral are approaching 900 million euros after just two days, a reflection of the landmark’s resonance in the national psyche. But the outpouring has prompted questions from charities, politicians and commentators about why some of […]

Journalist Lyra McKee shot dead in night of violence in Derry – Armagh i

Lyra McKee

A Northern Ireland journalist has been shot dead during a night of violence in Derry/Londonderry. Twenty-nine-year-old Lyra McKee was killed in what police are treating as a “terrorist incident”. Dissident republicans are being blamed for killing during rioting after police searches in the Creggan area on Thursday night. Petrol bombs were also thrown at police […]

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