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Moroccan Asylum Seeker gets 10 years for sexual assault on woman

Moroccan Asylum Seeker gets 10 years for sexual assault on woman

A Moroccan asylum seeker , Ibrahim Elghynaoui (28) , who sexually assaulted a woman in her bed has been sentenced to 10 years by the Central Criminal Court. In her victim impact statement, the woman said because the attack happened in her own bedroom "nowhere feels safe now" , she spoke of waking to find Elghynaoui on top of her with his hand on her throat and said she believed she was going die . She now suffers from Insomnia and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and cannot bear to be touched even by family members and needs someone to be with her at night. The court heard how
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Why is everyone who disagrees with government called "Far right"

Why is everyone who disagrees with government called "Far right"

In the news again today , we hear this idea yet again of "far right extremist groups" organising Anti Lockdown Protests on Social Media and handing out 'far right literature' . Over the past 20 years , almost every public protest in Ireland was organised by groups on social media . If we take the anti water meter protests for example , these were all organised by groups on social media , ranging in political persuasion from left wing - far left and I supported their cause at the time even though I would be more centred myself . Many of these anti water meter protests
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Barrister sues Asylum seeker group MASI for defamation

Barrister sues Asylum seeker group MASI for defamation

A Barrister and Senior Counsel , Ms Una McGurk has begun High Court proceedings against the Movement of Asylum Seekers in Ireland (MASI) and the group’s co-founders Lucky Khambule , Donnah Vuma and spokesperson Bulelani Mfacos. Ms McGurk was a Judicator on the International Protection Appeals Tribunal (IPAT) at the time, a government body responsible for making decisions on Asylum Application appeals . In a video posted on youtube , Ms McGurk said .. "I feel i have been seriously defamed on social media , as a consequence I have just issued high court proceedings for defamation . open season for Una McGurk is now over" The case
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Fast track housing for Asylum Seekers to become "standard feature of Irish towns"

Fast track housing for Asylum Seekers to become "standard feature of Irish towns"

A new fast track system of Housing for Asylum Seekers arriving in Ireland will see applicants housed within four months and will become a "standard feature of Irish cities and towns" . Details of the new system are contained in a Governmental report entitled : "a white paper to end direct provision and establish a new International Protection support service" Under the new system Asylum Seekers arriving in Ireland will initially be housed in one of six state owned Reception and Integration Centres with own-door or own-room accommodation where they will receive free healthcare , childcare , educational and financial supports . Applicants will be eligible for a Driving Licence
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Covid-19 :  Nigerian-UK variant found in Ireland may render vaccines ineffective

Covid-19 : Nigerian-UK variant found in Ireland may render vaccines ineffective

A new strain of the Covid-19 virus has been found in Ireland that may render vaccines ineffective . The variant called the 'B1525' first originated in the UK and Nigeria in December and is thought to be linked to travel between the two . The new strain contains the E484K mutation similar to that of the Brazilian , South African and UK variant which studies have shown enables the virus to escape natural and vaccine triggered immunity . A further four cases of the South African variant B1351 have also been found here . Studies have shown that some vaccines have been less effective against the south african strain such
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Wicklow Residents hold meeting to discuss Direct Provision Centre plans to turn Grand Hotel into accomodation for Asylum Seekers . 15-11-2018 . 
 


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Barking Mad - Man walking his human dogs at gay pride parade

Barking Mad - Man walking his human dogs at gay pride parade

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Man out for stroll with Human Dogs at Gay Pride Parade
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Watch : Donegal Woman speaks against direct provision centre in her area

Watch : Donegal Woman speaks against direct provision centre in her area

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Claire Quinn who lives on the Donegal Derry border speaks against direct provision centre in her area . Statistics from the Department of Justice show that between 2001 to 2016 out of 54,000 asylum applications only 8% were deemed genuine refugees following face to face interviews with applicants
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Video: Two minutes silence for two homeless men who threw themselves into river Liffey

Video: Two minutes silence for two homeless men who threw themselves into river Liffey

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Two minutes silence was held on O'Connell Bridge in Dublin on Saturday and a Wreath laid for two homeless men who commit suicide by jumping into the cold waters of the River Liffey in Dublin . Speaking at the event organised by the Anti Corruption Ireland movement , Dolores Webster
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Watch : Police call to man's home over 'offensive' Facebook comments

Watch : Police call to man's home over 'offensive' Facebook comments

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The moment Police in the UK call to man's home over comments reported by another user on Facebook as being offensive . Man asks Police what exactly he has done wrong and what is the charge , Police man replies "malicious communications" .. "malicious communications is making comments on
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Drogheda - Give up yer aul booze , Man goes Teecrazy in Tesco

Drogheda - Give up yer aul booze , Man goes Teecrazy in Tesco

Drogheda , Wednesday 21 October , Man goes crazy in Tesco smashing dozens of whiskey and wine bottles . The 33 year old man was subsequently arrested and appeared before Dundalk District Court .
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Watch - Morgan Freeman Speaks Against Black History Month

Watch - Morgan Freeman Speaks Against Black History Month

Black History Month takes place in just Five Countries around the World . It was started in the USA by students at Kent State University Ohio and spread to the UK , Canada , the Netherlands and recently Ireland . In the USA and Canada it takes place in February
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Belfast : Socialist republicans attack Irish Freedom Party Stall

Belfast : Socialist republicans attack Irish Freedom Party Stall

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A stall set up by members of the Irish Freedom Party in Belfast over the Weekend was attacked by members of the socialist republican groups Lasair Dhearg , IRSP and Saoradh . Footage of the attack posted on the twitter page of Lasair Dhearg and the IRSP show a
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Asylum System - worker describes "unbelievable abuse" of Ireland's asylum system

Asylum System - worker describes "unbelievable abuse" of Ireland's asylum system

A caller to the Niall Boylan show that worked in the Asylum System in Ireland for 18 years has said the system is being abused and says only a very small number of the people he saw were genuine asylum seekers The amount of abuse I've seen in
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Nantes Cathedral Fire

Nantes Cathedral Fire

More than Sixty Firefighters have spent the morning tackling a large Fire in the Nantes Cathedral in France . The fire broke out shortly after 7am , the cause of the fire is still unkown . Nantes Cathedral (the Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul of Nantes) began construction in
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Enda's new Press Officer spills the beans on same sex marriage

Enda's new Press Officer spills the beans on same sex marriage

In January 2015, Enda Kenny promised to take part in a live studio debate on same sex marriage , now his new press officer comes clean on the whole thing .
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Busker Henry Street - Fairytale New York

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Interview with Cavan Priest cautioned by Gardai over public mass

Interview with Cavan Priest cautioned by Gardai over public mass

Interview with Fr P.J. Hughes, Parish Priest at Our Lady of Lourdes Church in Mullahoran , Co Cavan , who was cautioned by Gardai for celebrating Sunday Mass in public and told he would face prosecution under Covid-19 regulations if he continued . Fr Hughes said Gardai arrived
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Asylum System - worker describes "unbelievable abuse" of Ireland's asylum system

Asylum System - worker describes "unbelievable abuse" of Ireland's asylum system

A caller to the Niall Boylan show that worked in the Asylum System in Ireland for 18 years has said the system is being abused and says only a very small number of the people he saw were genuine asylum seekers The amount of abuse I've seen in
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