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Dublin: 10 °C Thursday 26 November, 2015


# belfast - Today’s News


# belfast - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

Bomb parts found hidden in socks in dissident raid

The items were found in the roof space of a house.

# belfast - Friday 20 November, 2015

From The Daily Edge Bono brought up a tiny U2 fan to sing and play guitar on stage in Belfast last night Olé Olé Olé

# belfast - Thursday 19 November, 2015

Missing woman and her eight-year-old daughter may have been travelling to Dublin

Petia Fleming and her daughter Rhianna have not been seen since yesterday afternoon.

‘We refuse to hate’: U2 pay tribute to Paris and Syria at Belfast gig Stronger Than Fear This post contains videos

‘We refuse to hate’: U2 pay tribute to Paris and Syria at Belfast gig

Almost 11,000 fans attended the concert.

# belfast - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

Teenager ‘with gaunt face’ used baseball bat wrapped in black bin liner to threaten bookmakers staff

The man is described as being approximately 19 years old and of thin build with a gaunt face.

Female takeaway worker “badly shaken” after armed robbery

This is the third similar incident in less than 24 hours.

# belfast - Friday 6 November, 2015

Mystery surrounds discovery of unconscious man near construction site

The man was spotted by a passing motorist at around 5.20am. An appeal for information has been issued.

# belfast - Thursday 5 November, 2015

First man arrested under new prostitution laws in the North

A Bill to introduce similar legislation south of the border is currently in the works.

# belfast - Monday 2 November, 2015

A man used a hatchet to steal cigarettes and cash

Police have asked anyone with information on the robbery to come forward.

# belfast - Thursday 29 October, 2015

Man on bail pending trial over allegedly assisting IRA granted permission to go to UK football match

The man will continue signing on at his local police station when he returns.

# belfast - Saturday 24 October, 2015

GRAPHIC: Two pigs’ heads left at Belfast church in “race hate incident”

Police say that the incident must be condemned by all.

# belfast - Thursday 22 October, 2015

From The Daily Edge Louis from 1D called an Irish reporter a ‘little shit’ in a very awkward interview Don't Touch Me

# belfast - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

Those heartbroken One Directioners will get to see the lads this week after all

Concerts are to go ahead tonight and tomorrow as planned – while last night’s cancelled gig has been rescheduled.

# belfast - Monday 19 October, 2015

Man arrested over murder of Kevin McGuigan

The 53-year-old was gunned down in the Catholic Short Strand area of Belfast.

Man arrested after three people stabbed in Belfast

The incident occurred in the Limestone Road area of the city.

# belfast - Thursday 8 October, 2015

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Victim of attempted murder on Falls Road urged to come forward

The information came to light in appeals for information on two murders.

# belfast - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

Male (19) arrested after 12-year-old girl found to be pregnant

He has been released on bail.

# belfast - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

Gun held to woman’s head in daylight attack

Police are looking for a man of stocky build with dark coloured hair.

# belfast - Friday 2 October, 2015

Appeal for information after series of car thefts and ‘creeper’ robberies

Thieves are targeting homes while owners are present.

# belfast - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

‘Badly shaken’ staff threatened with screwdriver in robbery

Two men got away with a sum of cash.

# belfast - Saturday 26 September, 2015

Man has cash robbed before being sexually assaulted

Police say the victim is “clearly distressed”.

# belfast - Friday 25 September, 2015

Man arrested over mid-afternoon ‘suspicious approach’ to child

The incident happened shortly after lunchtime today.

# belfast - Thursday 24 September, 2015

Man chases off attacker after his friend is sexually assaulted

A young woman was the victim of the attack in Belfast City Centre last night.

# belfast - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

Two arrests over killing of man who was shot in stomach

Two people have been arrested in connection with the killing of Edward Gibson.

# belfast - Monday 21 September, 2015

‘Cold case’ investigations into the murders of two workmen reopened

John Devine and John O’Hara were killed by loyalists in the late 80s and early 90s.

# belfast - Saturday 19 September, 2015

New tribute to the 1971 contraceptive train which changed Ireland’s sexual landscape forever

A musical has been written about the movement.

# belfast - Friday 18 September, 2015

Semtex, guns and detonators found as police target ‘dissident terrorists’ in west Belfast

Semtex, guns and detonators found as police target ‘dissident terrorists’ in west Belfast

Two arrests come as the British government announced an assessment of paramilitary activity.

# belfast - Wednesday 16 September, 2015

From Business ETC ‘No comment’ from Hewlett-Packard’s Irish HQ as company cuts jobs worldwide Thousands Of Cuts

‘No comment’ from Hewlett-Packard’s Irish HQ as company cuts jobs worldwide

The plan is to help the company save $2.7billion – but it’s unclear how Ireland will be affected.

From The Daily Edge 22 dishes served in Ireland’s newest Michelin star restaurants Grub

22 dishes served in Ireland’s newest Michelin star restaurants

So many quenelles, so little time.

# belfast - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

Former republican prisoner takes own life after arrest for putting up anti-suicide posters

Henry MacErlean was arrested for erecting a poster for help line ‘Lifeline’ last June.

# belfast - Monday 14 September, 2015

Two men ask woman the time, then steal her rings

When she checked her watch, they grabbed her by the wrists.

# belfast - Saturday 12 September, 2015

Police want to speak to this man in relation to a racist attack

A 24-year-old was assaulted last June.

Teenagers who stoned firefighters slammed as ‘a disgrace to us all’

Police have appealed for information about last night’s attack.

# belfast - Friday 11 September, 2015

Gerry Adams: Stormont walkout is a ‘contrived crisis’

The Sinn Féin leader said the party would not accept any precondition being placed on talks aimed at defusing the crisis.

# belfast - Thursday 10 September, 2015

Bobby Storey released after arrest in Kevin McGuigan murder investigation

The Sinn Féin northern chairman was one of three men arrested yesterday.

# belfast - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

Gerry Adams: Sinn Féin had nothing to do with Kevin McGuigan’s murder

The party’s northern chairman Bobby Storey was arrested today in relation to the killing.

Confirmed: U2 are playing four nights in Dublin this November

They’re also playing two nights in Belfast.

# belfast - Saturday 5 September, 2015

Man in camo jacket robs shop with a crossbow

Detectives are appealing for witnesses.

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