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Thursday 2 February 2023 Dublin: 10°C

# Mícheál Mac Donncha

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# Hanna Sheehy-Skeffington
President Higgins unveils plaque at Dublin Castle where an Irish suffragette smashed a window
Hanna Sheehy Skeffington was one of the founders of the Irish Women’s Franchise League, which aimed to ensure that women got the right to vote as part of the Home Rule Bill.
# Israel
Dublin Lord Mayor signs document saying he will not enter Israel again without government permission
Efforts were made to refuse Mícheál Mac Donncha entry to the country.
# Mícheál Mac Donncha
Israeli authorities accuse Lord Mayor of waging 'campaign of hatred' against Israel
The Israeli government has sought an official response from the Irish government.
# Palestine
'This is an attempt to silence critics': Dublin Lord Mayor hits out at Israel over plan to refuse him entry
Mícheál Mac Donncha has travelled to the city of Ramallah in the West Bank.
# alive alive no
Dublin's Lord Mayor defends placing massive 'Up the Dubs' banner on Ha'penny Bridge
The hanging of the banner is now being reviewed by the council.
# luas cross city
Video: The Luas Cross City is fully operational for the first time
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# festival of politics
Over to you: What do you think of the state of Dublin?
You tell us what you want to ask seven Dublin city councillors this week – and we’ll grill them for you.
# first day on the job
This man is the new Lord Mayor of Dublin city
Mícheál Mac Donncha was elected as the new Lord Mayor this evening.
# motion
Renaming a street after Savita Halappanavar "wouldn't be possible" under current rules
A Dublin City Councillor is bringing forward a motion to rename a street in Dublin after Halppanavar.
# Seanad
Sinn Féin councillor's 'West Brit' comment "like an American calling someone an 'Uncle Tom'"
The Seanad has heard criticism of Sinn Féin councillor Micheál Mac Donncha’s Facebook comment.
# Ireland's call
Sinn Féin councillor defends calling people who run Irish rugby 'West Brits'
Micheál Mac Donncha made the remarks on Facebook at the weekend.
# Moriarty
Hogan accused of double standards over Lowry meeting
The Environment Minister met Michael Lowry days after the TD was censured by the Moriarty Tribunal.
# Household charge
Sinn Fein councillors walk out of Dublin City Council meeting
Five councillors walked out after they said Lord Mayor Andrew Montague refused to take an emergency motion they submitted on the Household Charge.
# Bin Collection
Councillor criticises 'disruption and confusion' of Dublin bin changeover
Sinn Féin Cllr Mícheál Mac Donncha said the council had failed to negotiate the handover properly with private operators Greyhound.