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Ireland to hold same-sex marriage referendum
Once staunchly Catholic country to allow vote in 2015, just two decades after legalising homosexuality.
Last updated: 05 Nov 2013 22:39 GMT
Ireland closes Vatican embassy to save funds
Minister says decision made in bid to meet bailout conditions and denies move a result of fraught relations with church.
Last updated: 04 Nov 2011 03:39 GMT
Higgins wins Irish presidency
Six main rivals concede defeat as Labour party candidate is elected as Ireland's next head of state.
Last updated: 29 Oct 2011 16:11 GMT
UK queen visits Irish 'Bloody Sunday' site
Monarch makes historic and symbolic visit to Croke Park, where 14 Irish people were killed by British forces in 1920.
Last updated: 18 May 2011 14:22 GMT
Ireland 'to observe EU-IMF targets'
Parties strike deal to form coalition government including agreement to adhere to bailout terms.
Last updated: 06 Mar 2011 15:40 GMT
Ireland parties form coalition govt
Centre-right Fine Gael, winner of last week's election and centre-left Labour agree to form a coalition government.
Last updated: 06 Mar 2011 02:47 GMT
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