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Pakistan censored a New York Times article which criticised the Pakistani army
“We regret and condemn any censorship of our journalism,” a spokesperson for the New York Times said.
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Instead of being kicked out, Peter Mathews was just completely ignored in the Dáil today
The independent TD’s spat with the Ceann Comhairle rumbles on.
# Domestic Violence
'I could still feel the punches to my head as I ran up the road with my son'
Ireland’s legal system is failing women “at every level” according to new research.
# Seanie says relax
'I'm gonna switch off the microphones': Ceann Comhairle threatens rowdy TDs
The Dáil is barely back and already TDs are being very naughty.
# Vatican
Fr Flannery 'surprised and shocked' at Vatican cardinal's outspoken interview
Cardinal William Levada accused the Irish priest of being “formally in heresy”.
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Reform Alliance unlikely to get speaking rights in the Dáil
The government has no plans to allow the expelled Fine Gael rebels, now known as the Reform Alliance, speaking rights in the Dáil.
# Gang of Eight
Explainer: Why can't the Fine Gael rebels form a new political party?
They can’t establish a second Technical Group and they won’t be allowed join the existing one. Are Lucinda Creighton et al becoming a modern day Blanche DuBois?
# Sound of Silence
Video: Springsteen and McCartney have mics cut at London gig
Bruce Springsteen was joined by Paul McCartney on stage at Hyde Park last night but the duo left in silence after the concert ran over.
# Silenced
Tweeting Samoan loses appeal against suspended playing ban
An appeals committee has upheld the tough stance being taken against Eliota Fuimaono-Sapolu over tweets made at the RWC.