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Simon Doyle
Assembly Election
WHEN Gerry Carroll received just shy of 20 per cent at the Westminster election last year, he predicted that socialism was on the rise. Today he topped the poll and secured 23 per cent of the vote to become the first assembly member returned in West Belfast. 

 
 

                   

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New minority government ‘will test our character', re-elected Taoiseach Enda Kenny says

New minority government ‘will test our character', re-elected Taoiseach Enda Kenny says

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THE Republic's new minority government will test democracy and the character of politicians, re-elected Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said.
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