How the Volunteers Divided

How the Volunteers Divided

Prof Gearóid Ó Tuathaigh, NUIG, assesses the two factions that emerged from the Irish Volunteers split of Sept 1914

Planning a rising for Ireland

Planning a rising for Ireland

Ed Mulhall examines the meeting, in September 1914, at which it was decided that a Rising should take place in Ireland

Fortnight in Review

Fortnight in Review

Catch up on the past fortnight's news through our gallery of images

September 1914

September 1914

Colm O'Flaherty, UCD, runs through the stories from home and abroad that were making the news in September 1914

RTÉ News Now

RTÉ News Now

A look at some of the stories making news in October 1914.

Irish Anzacs Project

Irish Anzacs Project

Dr Jeff Kildea, UNSW, talks about the project to identify all Irish-born enlistments in the Australian Imperial Force during WW1

Issue 6: 2013-07-10
Photograph of Home Rule Bill rejected by House of Lords
A view of the Houses of Parliament from across the River Thames ca. 1900 Photo: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA

Home Rule Bill rejected by House of Lords

Unionists will not be 'kicked out of the Empire' says Lord Londonderry

By Century Ireland

'Will English troops be ordered at the dictation of John Redmond to shoot down loyal men who wish to remain part of the United Kingdom?', asked Lord Londonderry in the...

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Century Ireland

The Century Ireland project is an online historical newspaper that tells the story of the events of Irish life a century ago.