ira ira  /ˈaɪ rə/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a militant organization of Irish nationalists who used terrorism and guerilla warfare in an effort to drive British forces from Northern Ireland and achieve a united independent Ireland
  2. (n) a retirement plan that allows you to contribute a limited yearly sum toward your retirement; taxes on the interest earned in the account are deferred
  3. (n) belligerence aroused by a real or supposed wrong (personified as one of the deadly sins)

News

  1. Former Fox, Marvel/Disney Exec Ira Rubenstein Named CEO MeeMee Media

    Ira Rubenstein was named CEO of new digital company MeeMee Media effective immediately, the company announced today. He also was appointed to MeeMee’s board of directors. Rubenstein, along with executive chairman Martin Doane, will set the strategy and vision for the company and will oversee all company operations based in MeeMee’s Los Angeles office. Rubenstein has spent the last 20 years ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Deadline Hollywood

  2. Advanta IRA Administration of Georgia Offers Continuing Education Class for Realtors on June 13, 2013

    Real estate is the most popular alternative investment within self-directed IRAs. Advanta IRA is committed to providing educational tools for real estate and other professionals to assist in their endeavor to become informational powerhouses for clients, many of whom are investors. (PRWeb June 12, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10818101.htm
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. IRA FUSFELD'S BLOG: Catching up

    Publisher Emeritus Ira Fusfeld's latest blog: 
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Kingston Daily Freeman

Quotes

  1. "What happened on Bloody Sunday strengthened the Provisional IRA, increased (Irish) nationalist resentment and hostility towards the army, and exacerbated the violent conflict of the years that followed. Bloody Sunday was a tragedy for the bereaved...
    on Jun 15, 2010 By: Mark Saville, Baron Saville of Newdigate Source: The Associated Press

  2. Martin McGuinness, of Sinn Fein, said: "I was a member of the IRA, but that war is over now. The people responsible for last night's incident are clearly signalling that they want to resume or restart that war. Well, I deny their right to do that."
    on Mar 8, 2009 By: Martin McGuinness Source: Independent

  3. Speaking in Berlin, where he was holding talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Mr Brown said: "I care enormously about the impact of IRA terror on victims and their families and on our communities."
    on Sep 6, 2009 By: Gordon Brown Source: Telegraph.co.uk

Word of the Day
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