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Are a third of CoI ministry candidates women?

CLAIM: A third of Church of Ireland ministry candidates are women. CONCLUSION: Inaccurate. A quarter of CoI accepted and enrolled candidates are women. For...

Is Irish the only language banned in Northern Ireland courts?

CLAIM: Only the Irish language is banned in courts in Northern Ireland. CONCLUSION: False. English is the working...

Is Irish the only language banned in Northern Ireland courts?

Are there 100,000 adults in Northern Ireland with no home?

CLAIM: There are 100,000 adults in Northern Ireland who have no home. CONCLUSION: Misleading headline from estimated...

Are there 100,000 adults in Northern Ireland with no home?

Are there 12,500 millionaires living in Northern Ireland?

CLAIM: There are 12,500 millionaires living in Northern Ireland. CONCLUSION: Unproven. The information published by...

Are there 12,500 millionaires living in Northern Ireland?

Are there 208 Ireland-Northern Ireland border crossings?

CLAIM: There are 208 border crossings between Ireland and Northern Ireland. CONCLUSION: Unproven. It is extremely...

Are there 208 Ireland-Northern Ireland border crossings?