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#Ceremony

# ceremony - Monday 31 May, 2021

Commemorations held for the 80th anniversary of the North Strand bombing
# Anniversary
# Anniversary

Commemorations held for the 80th anniversary of the North Strand bombing

May 31st 2021, 5:26 PM 14,888 Views 9 Comments

Dublin’s Lord Mayor Hazel Chu and the German Ambassador to Ireland led a wreath-laying ceremony to mark the event.

# ceremony - Wednesday 11 September, 2019

Trump vows to hit Taliban 'harder' than ever on 9/11 anniversary
# September 11
# September 11

Trump vows to hit Taliban 'harder' than ever on 9/11 anniversary

Sep 11th 2019, 3:41 PM 16,326 Views 38 Comments

It has been 18 years since Al-Qaeda terrorists hijacked four US commercial airliners.

# ceremony - Thursday 6 June, 2019

Trump, Macron, May all to attend ceremonies in Normandy to mark 75 years since D-Day
# Ceremony
# Ceremony

Trump, Macron, May all to attend ceremonies in Normandy to mark 75 years since D-Day

Jun 6th 2019, 7:20 AM 15,050 Views 37 Comments

D-Day is seen by many as one of the great symbols of transatlantic cooperation.

# ceremony - Sunday 24 February, 2019

Here's what to watch out for in tonight's Oscars
# Winners And Controversies
# Winners And Controversies

Here's what to watch out for in tonight's Oscars

Feb 24th 2019, 9:00 PM 18,149 Views 10 Comments

Will Ireland get any Oscars? And will Bohemian Rhapsody annoy everyone by scooping big awards?

# ceremony - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

Thai soccer boys' heads shaved for Buddhist ordination
# Chiang Rai
# Chiang Rai

Thai soccer boys' heads shaved for Buddhist ordination

Jul 25th 2018, 7:13 AM 18,455 Views 38 Comments

Buddhist males in Thailand are traditionally expected to enter the monkhood at some point in their lives to show gratitude toward their parents.

# ceremony - Tuesday 23 May, 2017

These are the best children's books in Ireland right now
# Children's Choice
# Children's Choice

These are the best children's books in Ireland right now

May 23rd 2017, 1:08 PM 21,421 Views 5 Comments

The awards were presented at a ceremony in Smock Alley today.

# ceremony - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

Murray named players' player of the year at Rugby Players Ireland awards
# Peer Recognition
From The42
# Peer Recognition

Murray named players' player of the year at Rugby Players Ireland awards

May 10th 2017, 11:30 PM 8,226 Views 14 Comments

The Munster scrum-half has had an exceptional season recognised by his peers.

Republic of Ireland player and model take battle for humanist wedding to the High Court
# Belfast
# Belfast

Republic of Ireland player and model take battle for humanist wedding to the High Court

May 10th 2017, 3:00 PM 72,172 Views 45 Comments

Laura Lacole’s lawyers claim that she is being discriminated against under European laws protecting freedom of belief.

# ceremony - Friday 21 April, 2017

Photos: Meet some of Ireland's newest citizens
# Céad Míle Fáilte
# Céad Míle Fáilte

Photos: Meet some of Ireland's newest citizens

Apr 21st 2017, 10:43 PM 43,753 Views 130 Comments

Over 3,000 people from over 120 countries attended the citizenship ceremonies.

# ceremony - Thursday 1 December, 2016

Obama holds ceremony for Nobel Prize winners (Bob Dylan doesn't show up)

Obama holds ceremony for Nobel Prize winners (Bob Dylan doesn't show up)

Dec 1st 2016, 7:29 AM 11,051 Views 27 Comments

Dylan has also indicated he will skip the Nobel award ceremony in December.

# ceremony - Thursday 3 November, 2016

Belated Olympic bronze still a dream come true for Heffernan
# Better Late Than Never
From The42
# Better Late Than Never

Belated Olympic bronze still a dream come true for Heffernan

Nov 3rd 2016, 8:59 PM 4,101 Views 3 Comments

The proud Corkonian was awarded his medal from London in Cork tonight.

# ceremony - Sunday 16 August, 2015

Family of missing Mayo woman renew appeal for her return
# Sandra Collins
# Sandra Collins

Family of missing Mayo woman renew appeal for her return

Aug 16th 2015, 8:24 AM 12,468 Views 5 Comments

Sandra Collins has been missing since December 2000.

# ceremony - Friday 14 August, 2015

Joanne O'Riordan shortlisted for outstanding young person of the world award
# No Limbs No Limits
# No Limbs No Limits

Joanne O'Riordan shortlisted for outstanding young person of the world award

Aug 14th 2015, 8:16 AM 18,073 Views 23 Comments

The Cork girl first came to the public’s attention when she publically confronted Taoiseach Enda Kenny on cuts to people with disabilities.

# ceremony - Thursday 23 July, 2015

Garda commissioner rejects claims journalists' phones are being tapped
# Templemore
# Templemore

Garda commissioner rejects claims journalists' phones are being tapped

Jul 23rd 2015, 10:21 PM 11,135 Views 61 Comments

Noirín O’Sullivan was talking about the relationship between the gardaí and the media.

# ceremony - Friday 17 July, 2015

2,500 people officially became Irish today
# In Da Club
# In Da Club

2,500 people officially became Irish today

Jul 17th 2015, 3:01 PM 25,755 Views 218 Comments

Three citizenship ceremonies were held in Dublin earlier today.

# ceremony - Friday 20 March, 2015

The Irish Film Board gives backing to the revived IFTAs
# One Hour Special
# One Hour Special

The Irish Film Board gives backing to the revived IFTAs

Mar 20th 2015, 2:24 PM 6,636 Views 11 Comments

It will be funding the ceremony at a reduced level due to the show’s changed format.

# ceremony - Sunday 11 January, 2015

'Everyone is saying it’s between me and Rodriguez' - Stephanie Roche on her big night
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

'Everyone is saying it’s between me and Rodriguez' - Stephanie Roche on her big night

Jan 11th 2015, 12:25 PM 34,401 Views 47 Comments

It’s still possible to vote for the Irish international.

# ceremony - Sunday 4 January, 2015

Woman found out her brother was on the AirAsia flight from a selfie
# Resting Place
# Resting Place

Woman found out her brother was on the AirAsia flight from a selfie

Jan 4th 2015, 12:59 PM 32,393 Views 5 Comments

“There is a void in my heart,” she said.

# ceremony - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

Pics: Scotland welcomes its first same-sex weddings
# I Do
# I Do

Pics: Scotland welcomes its first same-sex weddings

Dec 31st 2014, 10:57 AM 9,777 Views 81 Comments

Just lovely.

# ceremony - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

'The Irish men and women who died in World War 1 deserve to be remembered'
# Ceremony
# Ceremony

'The Irish men and women who died in World War 1 deserve to be remembered'

Nov 11th 2014, 4:17 PM 9,693 Views 142 Comments

A remembrance ceremony was held this afternoon in Glasnevin Cemetery.

# ceremony - Saturday 23 August, 2014

Grand nieces of Michael Collins present his death mask to museum
# Remembrance
# Remembrance

Grand nieces of Michael Collins present his death mask to museum

Aug 23rd 2014, 2:49 PM 25,397 Views 29 Comments

A ceremony was held at the Cathal Brugha Barracks yesterday to mark Collins’ death in 1922.

# ceremony - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

More people are having non-religious marriages than they were six years ago
# I Do
# I Do

More people are having non-religious marriages than they were six years ago

Jul 15th 2014, 7:56 PM 10,100 Views 92 Comments

The total number of marriages registered in 2013 was 20,670.

# ceremony - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Irish couples spend an average of €19,000 on wedding
# All You Need Is Love
# All You Need Is Love

Irish couples spend an average of €19,000 on wedding

Jun 18th 2014, 7:30 AM 9,842 Views 58 Comments

Engagements appear to be getting shorter too, with most couples who tied the knot last year heading up the aisle after 13 to 18 months.

# ceremony - Sunday 27 April, 2014

John XXIII and John Paul II declared saints
# Vatican
# Vatican

John XXIII and John Paul II declared saints

Apr 27th 2014, 7:50 PM 15,908 Views 199 Comments

Retired Pope Benedict XVI and Taoiseach Enda Kenny are in attendance at today’s ceremony.

# ceremony - Monday 24 March, 2014

President Higgins to receive 'Freedom of Cork', after Council vote
# MICHAEL D-LIGHTED
# MICHAEL D-LIGHTED

President Higgins to receive 'Freedom of Cork', after Council vote

Mar 24th 2014, 10:50 PM 6,235 Views 45 Comments

17 councillors voted to back Labour Mayor Catherine Clancy’s plan. Nine voted against.

# ceremony - Monday 20 January, 2014

‘I can now feel lucky every day’: Over 3,000 people granted Irish citizenship
# Being Irish
# Being Irish

‘I can now feel lucky every day’: Over 3,000 people granted Irish citizenship

Jan 20th 2014, 10:43 PM 27,920 Views 426 Comments

Watch what citizenship means to some of the candidates at today’s ceremony.

# ceremony - Saturday 18 January, 2014

Lift tragedy toddler laid to rest in Galway
# Solomon Soremekun
# Solomon Soremekun

Lift tragedy toddler laid to rest in Galway

Jan 18th 2014, 7:58 PM 25,910 Views 25 Comments

Solomon Soremekun’s mother was too distraught to attend today’s prayer service.

# ceremony - Thursday 9 January, 2014

'No plans' to remove the devil from Church of Ireland baptisms, following CofE lead
# Casting Out Sin
# Casting Out Sin

'No plans' to remove the devil from Church of Ireland baptisms, following CofE lead

Jan 9th 2014, 6:40 PM 11,839 Views 88 Comments

New language for baptism services is being road-tested in English parishes in a bid to make the text used more accessible.

# ceremony - Thursday 4 July, 2013

PICS: 4,500 become Irish citizens in giant ceremony
# Oath
# Oath

PICS: 4,500 become Irish citizens in giant ceremony

Jul 4th 2013, 9:30 PM 17,207 Views 78 Comments

Around 4,500 people received their certificate of naturalisation at the Convention Centre today.

# ceremony - Saturday 22 June, 2013

“The Kennedys were more than emigrants” – 50 years on, Wexford remembers JFK
# JFK 50
# JFK 50

“The Kennedys were more than emigrants” – 50 years on, Wexford remembers JFK

Jun 22nd 2013, 9:20 PM 13,396 Views 88 Comments

Thousands of people are attending events in New Ross today to mark JFK’s visit to the town half a century ago.

# ceremony - Saturday 13 April, 2013

Column: I'm a devoted father, I'm engaged and I'm a gay man - I should be able to marry
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: I'm a devoted father, I'm engaged and I'm a gay man - I should be able to marry

Apr 13th 2013, 12:30 PM 924 Views 205 Comments

When the question “why are you getting married?” is put to any couple, gay or straight, the answer is the same: “because we love each other,” writes Christian Daly, who says time for marriage equality is now upon us.

# ceremony - Friday 29 March, 2013

Pope Francis presides over his first Good Friday ceremony
# New Job
# New Job

Pope Francis presides over his first Good Friday ceremony

Mar 29th 2013, 5:09 PM 11,321 Views 55 Comments

The pope has attended the Passion of Christ in St Peter’s Basilica ahead of a torch-lit procession at the Colosseum later tonight.

# ceremony - Friday 8 February, 2013

Couples getting hitched later in life as marriage rates fall
# Marriage
# Marriage

Couples getting hitched later in life as marriage rates fall

Feb 8th 2013, 1:13 PM 10,304 Views 74 Comments

Figures from the CSO show Saturday 31 July was the most popular date for marriage in 2010.

# ceremony - Monday 21 January, 2013

Column: For Obama, this inauguration will be very different than the first
# Barack Obama
# Barack Obama

Column: For Obama, this inauguration will be very different than the first

Jan 21st 2013, 9:30 AM 28 Views 18 Comments

In January 2009, nearly two million people flocked to see the first African-American be sworn in as president – but, four years on, some promises have yet to be fulfilled. This term will present even more challenges, writes Larry Donnelly.

# ceremony - Monday 24 December, 2012

Dun Laoghaire RNLI remembers volunteers lost at sea
# Remember
# Remember

Dun Laoghaire RNLI remembers volunteers lost at sea

Dec 24th 2012, 11:52 AM 3,753 Views 5 Comments

The ceremony is to remember the 15 volunteers who died at sea on Christmas Eve 1895 and all those who lost their lives around Irish coasts.

# ceremony - Monday 10 December, 2012

Leinster, Donegal and Rory Mac dominate RTÉ sports award nominations
# Awards Season
From The42
# Awards Season

Leinster, Donegal and Rory Mac dominate RTÉ sports award nominations

Dec 10th 2012, 2:44 PM 5,106 Views 12 Comments

Will it be a case of Jimmy McGuinness winning more accolades at the gala ceremony?

# ceremony - Sunday 11 November, 2012

Taoiseach and Tánaiste attend Remembrance Day ceremonies
# Remembrance Day
# Remembrance Day

Taoiseach and Tánaiste attend Remembrance Day ceremonies

Nov 11th 2012, 11:54 AM 4,005 Views 48 Comments

Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore became the first Irish Government Minister to participate in a Remembrance Sunday event in Belfast.

# ceremony - Sunday 26 August, 2012

8 unusual places to get hitched in Ireland (and one in Poland...)
# I Do
From The Daily Edge
# I Do

8 unusual places to get hitched in Ireland (and one in Poland...)

Aug 26th 2012, 12:00 PM 15,529 Views 19 Comments

Sick of the sight of hotel function rooms? Here are a few alternative wedding venues for your special day.

# ceremony - Sunday 8 July, 2012

President to lay wreath as events commemorating fallen soldiers held around Ireland
# The Fallen
# The Fallen

President to lay wreath as events commemorating fallen soldiers held around Ireland

Jul 8th 2012, 7:45 AM 2,783 Views 9 Comments

National Commemoration Day marks the deaths of Irish men and women in past wars and on UN service.

# ceremony - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

Married deacons ordained into the Catholic Church
# Catholic Church
# Catholic Church

Married deacons ordained into the Catholic Church

Jun 5th 2012, 12:02 PM 6,669 Views 16 Comments

Dublin Diocese says the eight deacons will not be “lone rangers”…

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