Could the anniversary of the Good Friday
Spectator.co.uk (blog)Could the anniversary of the Good Friday Agreement help end Stormont's stasis?Spectator.co.uk (blog)But as compromises go, he could do worse than adopt the sage advice of Bertie Ahern, former Irish prime minister and a born fixer if ever there was one. He counsels extending the talks…until Easter: that is, until the anniversary of the Good Friday ...NI talks breakdown: Where there's a will, there's a wayIrish Timesall 240 news articles »
Posted on 27 March 2017 | 9:20 am
Mario Rosenstock says his impressions helped
Irish MirrorMario Rosenstock says his impressions helped boost votes for former Taoiseach Bertie AhernIrish MirrorMario Rosenstock has revealed that he's been told his impressions helped get Bertie Ahern get elected as Taoiseach. The Dublin comedian has included the former Fianna Fail leader in his skits for almost two decades and Mario said his take on Bertie ...and more »
Posted on 26 March 2017 | 7:58 am
Bertie Ahern yet to respond to request from
Sunday Business PostBertie Ahern yet to respond to request from FF to rejoinSunday Business PostBertie Ahern yet to respond to request from FF to rejoin. Hugh O'Connell. By Hugh O'Connell Mar 26, 2017. Share this article: Bertie Ahern yet to respond to request from FF to rejoin. Ahern was invited to rejoin the party by the Dublin Central ...
Posted on 25 March 2017 | 6:07 pm
Video: Martin McGuinness funeral - Bill
Belfast TelegraphVideo: Martin McGuinness funeral - Bill Clinton and Bertie Ahern arrive at churchBelfast TelegraphThe funeral for Martin McGuinness is taking place today and thousands are lining the streets of Derry to pay their respects to the veteran republican. The procession for Martin McGuinness' funeral will begin at his home before making its way to St ...Martin McGuinness dies aged 66ITV NewsThousands of mourners line the streets for Martin McGuinness' funeral – with Bill Clinton, the President and the ...The Irish SunHuge crowds line streets of Derry for Martin McGuinness' funeralIrish TimesDunfermline Pressall 541 news articles »
Posted on 23 March 2017 | 7:24 am
Bertie Ahern: Martin's common touch was an
Irish IndependentBertie Ahern: Martin's common touch was an essential ingredient for peaceIrish IndependentBertie Ahern: Martin's common touch was an essential ingredient for peace. Brian Cowen takes a call as Sinn Fein's Martin McGuinness and Gerry Adams share a laugh with then Taoiseach Bertie Ahern. Photo: Collins. Bertie Ahern. March 22 2017 2:30 AM.Bertie Ahern: "Ireland today has lost a great leader"Sunday WorldMartin McGuinness deathIrish Times (blog)'I think Martin McGuinness would have been happier following Derry GAA club or Derry City or fly-fishing in Donegal ...Donegal NowWashington Post -Belfast Liveall 961 news articles »
Posted on 21 March 2017 | 7:33 pm
ALISON O'CONNOR: Opportunistic government
Fine Gael, as we know, did not broker this historic agreement. It was the responsibility of former Fianna Fáil Taoiseach Bertie Ahern and former British Prime Minister Tony Blair, both now discredited in their own ways. However the magnificence of sorting ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:28 pm
Stormont institutions look set for collapse
Former taoiseach Bertie Ahern said yesterday it was a "time for cool heads", as he confirmed revelations by ex-justice minister Michael McDowell that the British and Irish governments believed allowing an "inert IRA" to continue in existence would help ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:08 pm
Fianna Fáil are steaming ahead on route to
The party's main core value through the eras of Charlie Haughey, Albert Reynolds and Bertie Ahern was to be in power, irrespective of the ideology of its coalition partner. As a result, if you're an FF supporter and any of the following - a farmer active ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:37 am
Ex-PM says 'unarmed IRA filled vacuum'
Former Irish Prime Minister Bertie Ahern has said it was envisaged the Provisional IRA would remain as an unarmed group. Mr Ahern, who was a key player in the Northern Ireland peace process, told The Irish Times "it was a time for cool heads".
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 4:06 am
Bertie Ahern says unarmed IRA was envisaged
Former Irish Prime Minister Bertie Ahern has said it was envisaged the Provisional IRA would remain as an unarmed group. He said this was to prevent a vacuum that could be filled by dissident republican groups. Unionists are prepared to bring down Northern ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 9:23 pm