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House Hunting in Ireland: A Lakeside Victorian Mansion for $2.6 Million

House Hunting in Ireland: A Lakeside Victorian Mansion for $2.6 Million

House Hunting in Ireland: A Lakeside Victorian Mansion for $2.6 Million House Hunting in Ireland: A Lakeside Victorian Mansion for $2.6 Million An 19th-Century Villa in County Tipperary, Ireland $2.63 MILLION (2.35 MILLION EUROS) This eight-bedroom Victorian mansion, called Kilteelagh House, sits on the southeast shore of Lough Derg, a 32,000-acre lake in County Tipperary, about 100 miles southwest of …

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Jean Kennedy Smith Dies at 92; Sister of Famed Clan Helped Forge Peace in Northern Ireland

Jean Kennedy Smith Dies at 92; Sister of Famed Clan Helped Forge Peace in Northern Ireland

Jean Kennedy Smith Dies at 92; Sister of Famed Clan Helped Forge Peace in Northern Ireland Jean Kennedy Smith Dies at 92; Sister of Famed Clan Helped Forge Peace in Northern Ireland Jean Kennedy Smith, a sister of the Kennedy clan who as the United States ambassador to Ireland in the 1990s helped pave the way for a formal agreement …

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Mexico, India, Ireland and Norway Win Seats on U.N. Security Council

Dozens Missing After Ferry in Solomon Islands Defies Cyclone Warning

Mexico, India, Ireland and Norway Win Seats on U.N. Security Council Mexico, India, Ireland and Norway Win Seats on U.N. Security Council Diplomats at the United Nations chose Mexico, India, Ireland and Norway in elections held Wednesday to fill upcoming vacancies on the Security Council, the most powerful authority in the 193-member global organization, which turns 75 years old this …

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Legal Abortion Begins in Northern Ireland

Legal Abortion Begins in Northern Ireland

LONDON — After a week of mounting legal pressure, Northern Ireland’s Department of Health authorized abortion services in the region late on Thursday, putting into force legislation that overturns one of the world’s most restrictive abortion laws. Last month, abortion rights were extended to Northern Ireland for pregnancies up to 12 weeks, but the introduction of services was delayed by …

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Technically Legal in Northern Ireland, Abortions Are Still Unobtainable

Technically Legal in Northern Ireland, Abortions Are Still Unobtainable

LONDON — A week after abortion was supposed to become freely available in Northern Ireland, women continue to be denied access to services and are instead enduring an eight-hour ferry ride to Liverpool, England, despite the coronavirus lockdown. The collapse of Northern Ireland’s devolved government in 2017 allowed the British Parliament to step in last year and overturn the region’s …

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