Eavan Murray Western Correspondent
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Eavan Murray is a Western Correspondent for the Irish Independent.

460 Articles
3 days ago
independent.ie

Niall Blaney out of his depth as merciless Ming Flanagan takes debate in fishing heartland

Ask any of his political opponents and they will say: “Do not get in the ring with Ming.”

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11 days ago
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‘We’re hoping somebody will come forward or somebody will slip up,’ says Joe Deacy’s mother as ga...

?The heartbroken mother of Joe Deacy lives in hope that someone will one day do the right thing and reveal what happe...

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13 days ago
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Airline prices a ‘massive shame’ as Leinster fans charged €530 over odds for flights to final

Leinster supporters travelling to London for the Champions Cup final are paying over the odds for flights by up to €530.

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18 days ago
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Man arrested over ‘sinister’ stalking of Fianna Fáil senator and Euro candidate Lisa Chambers

A man has been arrested on suspicion of stalking Fianna Fáíl senator Lisa Chambers. The man, aged in his early 20s, i...

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22 days ago
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Eavan Murray: Tetchy MEP exchanges, eyerolls and one lone clapper as candidates vie for farmers’ ...

The current scramble for the “farmer vote” in the Midlands-Northwest European elections is heading for an all-out pol...

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27 days ago
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Man (50s) appears in court over alleged attack on elderly resident in Westmeath nursing home

A man has appeared in court charged with attacking an elderly woman in a midlands nursing home.

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28 days ago
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Justice department refuses to publish migrant deal as UK casts doubt on whether it contains any l...

The Department of Justice has refused to publish an operational arrangement which it says provides for returning asyl...

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28 days ago
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Taoiseach claims UK government confirms ‘operating agreement’ for return of asylum seekers

Taoiseach Simon Harris has claimed that the UK government has confirmed there is an “operating agreement” to allow as...

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28 days ago
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UK says it has ‘no legal obligation’ to accept asylum seekers from Ireland and will not do so as ...

There is no “legal obligation” for the UK to accept the return of asylum seekers and a spokesperson for UK Prime Mini...

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29 days ago
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Fianna Fáil’s Lisa Chambers: ‘Dublin-centric Eamon Ryan is getting green wrong and relationship b...

Fianna Fáil Senator Lisa Chambers believes her party should cut ties with Eamon Ryan and the Green Party if the Gover...

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about 1 month ago
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‘I think they put wildlife ahead of the people’ – families tell of losing their homes to Lough Fu...

Ellie McLaughlin knew she couldn’t wait another minute as the water inched ever closer.

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about 1 month ago
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‘Go and find him yourself’ – Stardust manager Eamon Butterly lying low in wake of ‘unlawful killi...

Stardust manager Eamon Butterly has been lying low since an inquest into the nightclub fire returned a verdict of unl...

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