Oireachtas Members Database accessdate 22 September 2009 and is the current Government Chief Whip (Minister of State at the Department of the Taoiseach). '''Paul Connaughton, Snr''' (born 6 June 1944) is a former Irish (Republic of Ireland) Fine Gael politician. He served as a Teachta Dála (TD
manager. He was a prolific record-breaking striker best known for his productive time with Liverpool (Liverpool F.C.) in the late 1980s, and for being the first man to have a penalty kick saved in a Wembley (Wembley Stadium (1923)) FA Cup Final. '''Mount Brandon''' or '''Brandon Mountain''' ( ) Placenames Database of Ireland is a 952 m (3123 ft) mountain on the Dingle Peninsula
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on the agenda for the Green Party (Green Party (Ireland)) in the Republic of Ireland. However it was later confirmed that BBC Northern Ireland services are now to be offered in the Republic of Ireland on a 'paid-for' basis and not the original free-to-air basis. http: www.boards.ie vbulletin showthread.php?t 2055815871&page 9 In much of Europe, such controls were abolished by the Schengen Agreement and subsequent European Union legislation. Since the Treaty
on the agenda for the Green Party (Green Party (Ireland)) in Ireland. However, it was later confirmed that BBC Northern Ireland services are now to be offered in the Republic on a 'paid for' basis and not the original free-to-air basis. Civil rights activists all over Northern Ireland soon launched a campaign of civil resistance. There was opposition from Loyalists, who were aided by the Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC), Northern Ireland's Police Force.
the Île de Sein. large-de-la-bretagne-feed-12610.htm *Kevin O'Flanagan, 86, Irish (Republic of Ireland) former association football (football (soccer)) and rugby union international, and IOC (International Olympic Committee) member, heart problems. Anita Roberts , 64, American
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. Ireland (Republic of Ireland) has approximately 31 days of oil stocks in Ireland and another 9 days of oil stocks held in fellow EU (European Union) members states. Additionally, they have stock tickets (contracts with a 3rd party where the government has the option to purchase in the event of an emergency) and stocks held by large industry or large consumers. On average Ireland has approximately 100 days of oil available. http: www.dcenr.gov.ie Energy Oil+Supply+Division Ireland+s
such as general elections, referendums or important news events. It is an overseas post of the New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade). The current High Commissioner to the United Kingdom is His Excellency Mr Derek
. It stands on the River Finn and is beset by small natural lakes. Roslea Forest is nearby. In the 2001 Census (United Kingdom Census 2001) it had a population of 554 people. Events *16 January - The lowest temperature ever recorded in Ireland (Republic of Ireland), -19.1C (-2.4F) at Markree (Markree Castle), County Sligo. Met Office *3 February - Arrest of Michael Davitt.
Many religious buildings were ruined with the Dissolution of the Monasteries. Following the Restoration, palladianism and rococo, particularly country houses, swept through Ireland under the initiative of Edward
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---- '''Ireland''' ( with an elected president (President of Ireland) serving as head of state. The head of government, the Taoiseach, is nominated by the lower house of parliament, Dáil Éireann.
The Irish Free State was created in 1922 as a result of the Anglo-Irish Treaty. It effectively became a republic, with an elected president, under the constitution of 1937 (Constitution of Ireland), in which it was named "Ireland". It was officially declared a republic in 1949. Ireland became a member of the United Nations in December 1955. It joined the European Economic Community (EEC), predecessor of the European Union, in 1973. Ireland had no formal relations with Northern Ireland for most of the twentieth century, but during the 1980s and 1990s the British and Irish governments worked with the Northern Ireland parties towards a resolution to the "Troubles (The Troubles)". Since the signing of the Good Friday Agreement in 1998, Ireland and Northern Ireland have co-operated on a number of policy areas under the North-South Ministerial Council created by the Agreement.
Ireland ranks among the wealthiest countries in the world in terms of GDP per capita.
In 2011 and 2013, Ireland was ranked as the seventh-most developed country in the world by the United Nations Human Development Index. although it does participate in Partnership for Peace.