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# Memorial

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Memorial to Irish people who died in wars damaged in Sligo
Poppy wreaths were placed in Rosses Point ahead of Remembrance Day next weekend.
Holocaust survivor plants Irish oak tree at Russborough House
The Irish oak tree was planted to remember the 1.5 million Jewish children who died in the Holocaust.
Higgins compares today's refugees with those who left Ireland during the Famine
President Higgins is on the third day of his week-long State visit to Australia.
Canada takes down Holocaust memorial after forgetting to mention Jewish people
Critics called it a “profoundly obvious omission”.
No one can get their heads around this town's... interesting memorial to Princess Diana
Someone call Neil Buchanan! There’s been an Art Attack.
Call for Tuam Town Hall to remove memorial to Irish Confederate major
Shaun Cunniffe said that the plaque should be removed to a museum so that people can discuss the issues around it.
Charlottesville victim's mother: 'This is not the end of Heather's legacy'
Hundreds gathered for a memorial of Heather Heyer, who was killed after a white supremacist rammed a car into protesters.
'I'm disgusted, horrified': Vandals damage memorial to Carrickmines fire victims
A local councillor said family members of the victims have only recently moved into their new accommodation, which is near the site of the tragedy.
Monument unveiled in honour of two gardaí killed in 1980 Roscommon bank robbery
The shooting dead of the two young officers shocked the nation at the time.
'They died as heroes': Tributes for men killed after intervening in racist incident on a train
A man shouted anti-Muslim slurs at two girls, then stabbed the two men who intervened to death.
'A local man. A hero. A friend' -Locals plan lasting memorial for missing Coast Guard crewman
A memorial plaque will be unveiled for Rescue 116′s Paul Ormsby in his home town of Ballyfermot.
Half a century ago Colin saved a girl from drowning; today he wants to find out what happened to her
Colin Wilde has always wondered what happened to the girl whose life he saved 50 years ago.
Limerick women who perished in 1972 Greek fire to be remembered in special Rhodes ceremony
The three Irish women were on holidays in Rhodes when they were caught up in the blaze.
Obama asks Americans to "reject despair" after spate of killings
He was speaking at a memorial for the slain police officers last night.
20 years on: Family, friends and colleagues gather to remember Jerry McCabe
The detective garda was shot dead by the IRA on this day 20 years ago.
Dustin Johnson leads at Memorial Tournament as Rory McIlroy tweaks grip
The world number three is trying to improve his putting.
Karen Buckley memorial to take place in Scotland today
The Irish nurse was abducted and killed on 12 April 2015, after she vanished following a night out in the Sanctuary nightclub in Glasgow.
Irish twin brothers in London died weeks apart and nobody can find their family
A campaign is underway to give them a respectful funeral.
Who's bad? Michael Jackson fans are fighting among themselves for control of a shrine
The conflict has been described locally as a “guerrilla war fuelled by a lot of prosecco”.
Bodies of four Berkeley tragedy victims arrive home
Their families have thanked everyone for their support.
A life-size statue of a Kerry legend was unveiled earlier today
Paídí Ó Sé would have been 60 today.
What do you want it to say on your tombstone?
“He loved bacon” seems a popular choice.
Names of five more children buried in paupers' graves found
That makes 227 names in total on the Bethany memorial .
Veronica Guerin's family asks for her name to be withdrawn from flyover proposal
A Sinn Féin councillor asked that the naming be open to public consultation.
The Morning After: Australia remembers heroes of Sydney siege
Tori Johnson and Katrina Dawson were killed yesterday.
'For the first time in 16 years we were treated the same as Catholics'
Mother and baby homes, including one group from a Protestant home, met with Minister James Reilly this month.
Life of murdered teen Alice Gross marked at moving memorial
Alice (14) was a talented singer and musician.
'Losing three babies is an experience that will stay with me forever'
Parents who have lost children will come together for a remembrance service in Cork this evening.
Public memorial details for Ian Paisley announced
The DUP founder died earlier this month aged 88. His funeral was strictly a family event.
Memorial to honour six Limerick men who fought in Spanish Civil War
The six men joined the International Brigade in its fight with the Republican side against Franco’s army.
What happens to your social media profiles when you pass away?
It’s not something any of us would want to think about, but if the situation arises, what do you do, and can you access them?
UDR memorial removed and replaced with IRA slogan, PSNI investigating it as 'hate crime'
The crosses were removed hours after a memorial service in Castlederg took place.
RTÉ deny they're spending €70,000 on a life-sized Gerry Ryan statue
They are planning a memorial but the event will be “marked privately”.
Rory McIlroy dropped shots like [insert joke here] at Memorial today
The world number six needs to find some birdies to salvage his Memorial challenge.
Roberto Martinez made a brilliant and moving speech at today's Hillsborough Memorial service
‘Everton remembers, we always will’.
Holocaust denial is a 'favourite sport' for some, says Shatter
The Minister warned against the rise of extreme far right political parties – including UKIP – in a speech last night.
"It's a scandal": Claims Mandela funds were used to print ANC t-shirts
Opposition parties in South Africa are demanding an investigation.
Israel holds state funeral for Ariel Sharon
Later today, Sharon’s body will be taken from the Knesset to his farm in southern Israel for burial.
Service held for British doctor who died in Syria
Dr Abbas Khan, a father-of-two, was buried in London today.
Enda Kenny and David Cameron to visit World War I memorials in Belgium
Enda Kenny is in Belgium to attend the first EU Summit since Ireland’s exit of the bailout.