What is the IRA in Northern Ireland?

Answer According to Irish history group Ireland's Own, the Irish Republican Army (IRA) sprang out of the formation of Irish political party Sinn Fein, which was fighting for freedom for Ireland from Briti... Read More »

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What is the population of Northern Ireland?

As of July 2008, the population of Northern Ireland was estimated at 1.775 million people. The population is expected to total 1.8 million by 2011. Northern Ireland, a country rich in history and p... Read More »

What size is Northern Ireland?

The United Kingdom's official Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency lists two separate measurements for the area of the country of Northern Ireland. The total land area including major of... Read More »

What currency does Northern Ireland use?

Northern Ireland is a part of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. Its currency is the same as throughout the UK, the pound Sterling (currency code GBP). The Republic of Irelan... Read More »

What is the capital city of the Republic of Ireland?

Dublin is the capital city of the Republic of Ireland. Located on the western coast of the country on the Irish Sea, Dublin is the biggest city in Ireland. It can be reached from England by ferry f... Read More »