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Video: Maíria Cahill meets ‘compassionate’ Taoiseach

irishtimes.com — Maíria Cahill has said Taoiseach Enda Kenny was sensitive and compassionate during their meeting at Government Buildings. Speaking after their one-and-a-half-hour meeting, she reiterated her claim that she had discussed with Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams at a meeting her allegation that she was raped by an IRA member.

Chris O’Dowd: ‘I was not aware Roscommon had enslaved me’

irishtimes.com — Chris O'Dowd sounded amazed. Freeman of Roscommon? "I was not aware Roscommon had enslaved me", he told the sea of familiar faces gathered in King House , Boyle tonight to see the honour bestowed.