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A Brief History Of The Israel-Palestine Conflict

Tensions between Israelis and Palestinians stem from a number of places, but if we set aside the biblical ancestry of Isaac and Ishmael, the conflict is primarily a land dispute: both Palestine and Israel claim the same area as their…

Shock as €1500 Vanishes From UCD Student’s Account

English and History graduate Meg McMenamin (22), from Knocklyon, Dublin was left in shock last Thursday morning as €1500 was stolen from her account within a matter of hours and spent on shopping sprees and various flights. Speaking to the Herald,…

Pals: The Irish in Gallipoli

There is a very special exhibition currently going on at the National Museum of Ireland, for sale Collins Barracks. Pals: The Irish in Gallipoli is an intense theatrical performance in which the audience is taken into the lives of the…

Rathfarnham Castle artefacts mark the “birth of modernity” in Ireland

On Wednesday the 29th of November, case the Office of Public Works, illness uncovered a vast array of seventeenth century artefacts at Rathfarnham Castle, just ten minutes from the Belfield Campus. The find gives a glimpse into the “lavish lifestyle”…