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Dublin: 12 °C Sunday 25 June, 2017


# border - Thursday 22 June, 2017

Donald Trump just had an idea -- Make the Mexican border 'a solar wall so it pays for itself' Bright Spark This post contains videos

Donald Trump just had an idea -- Make the Mexican border 'a solar wall so it pays for itself'

‘Pretty good imagination, right? My idea!,’ the US President said.

# border - Monday 19 June, 2017

UK seeks deal 'like no other in history' as Brexit talks kick off

It’s been almost a year since the shock referendum result.

# border - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

'Ill judged': People are criticising Belfast Airport's 'Brexit' advertisement campaign

The airport yesterday launched its Vote to Leave campaign, which is directed towards people living in the six border counties of the Republic of Ireland.

# border - Monday 1 May, 2017

India accuses Pakistan after two soldiers 'killed and mutilated'

In another incident, five policemen were shot dead in a bank raid.

# border - Friday 14 April, 2017

Northern Ireland: 'Most people would probably welcome a redrawn border'

All options, radical or otherwise for Northern Ireland, need to be weighed up, writes Caoimhín De Barra.

# border - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

Illegal crossings at US/Mexico border at 17-year-low and Trump is getting the credit

Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly says the numbers are “no accident”

# border - Monday 3 April, 2017

'It's a heinous crime': Fire engine stolen and stripped of lifesaving equipment in Donegal

Thousands of euro worth of equipment was taken from the vehicle.

# border - Friday 10 March, 2017

Bertie Ahern says Ireland isn't 'mad enough' to leave the EU

“The whole border issue is a nightmare for us,” the former Taoiseach said.

# border - Monday 20 February, 2017

Anger as ambassador hits out at claims Ireland will leave the EU

Daniel Mulhall criticised ‘snide’ remarks published in the Daily Telegraph.

# border - Friday 27 January, 2017

Trump and Nieto aren't going to talk about the border wall anymore

…At least not publicly.

# border - Thursday 26 January, 2017

Poll: Do you think a wall along the US-Mexican border will actually be built? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think a wall along the US-Mexican border will actually be built?

The controversial project could cost billions and may not stem illegal immigration.

# border - Sunday 22 January, 2017

Yanis Varoufakis: 'Ireland may end up as collateral damage in Brexit talks'

Politicians, journalists and critics have expressed concern that Ireland may emerge the worst from Brexit negotiations.

# border - Tuesday 20 December, 2016

A quarter of shoppers to go to Northern Ireland for Christmas deals

A new survey also showed that young people are the most likely to cross the border.

# border - Saturday 17 December, 2016

We asked every TD if they want a vote on a united Ireland, here's what they said

Some think the time is right, economically and politically – particularly after the Brexit vote. Others aren’t sure, saying it would only serve to heighten sectarian tensions.

# border - Thursday 24 November, 2016

'A victory for people power': Roscommon/Westmeath border to remain untouched

Independent TD Michael Fitzmaurice said he was concerned any change could disrupt his constituent’s lives.

# border - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

Brexit will begin in January or February, says Enda Kenny

The Taoiseach said he expects an early 2017 date for Article 50 to be invoked, after discussions with British ministers.

# border - Saturday 6 August, 2016

Passport applications from the UK last month were 76% up on 2015

There were more UK-based requests for an Irish passport in June than in July, however.

# border - Monday 27 June, 2016

'Sectarian headcount' or 'democratic imperative': Is it time for a border poll? 26 + 6 = ? This post contains a poll

'Sectarian headcount' or 'democratic imperative': Is it time for a border poll?

Sinn Féin have called for a border poll in light of the Brexit vote, but there’s not much of an appetite for one among other politicians.

Enda Kenny wants an open border between the Republic and Northern Ireland

The Dáil has been recalled to discuss the Brexit fallout.

# border - Sunday 19 June, 2016

# border - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

David Cameron says Brexit means either a border with the North or passport checks in Belfast

Cameron added that there were “risks” to the North in a Brexit.

# border - Thursday 5 May, 2016

Dozens reported killed as airstrike hits Syrian refugee camp

Images posted on social media showed tents burned to the ground and injured people being loaded onto a truck.

# border - Friday 8 January, 2016

The 9 at 9: Friday

It’s finally Friday… here is what you need to know.

# border - Monday 21 December, 2015

New force will dismantle ‘insidious and corrosive’ organised criminal gangs

A new interagency task force is being set up to tackle the threat posed by gangs exploiting the border between north and south.

Adams stands by 'Slab' Murphy comments and thinks critics are 'hysterical'

The Sinn Féin leader has spoken about the case for the third straight day.

# border - Sunday 20 December, 2015

From The42 The talks that could have produced an all-Ireland soccer team in the 1970s Political Football

The talks that could have produced an all-Ireland soccer team in the 1970s

We came close enough at several stages to one national team on the island. This is why it didn’t work, writes Cormac Moore.

# border - Friday 27 November, 2015

Putin: Turkey’s claims it didn’t know downed jet was Russian are rubbish

“The planes have identification signs and these are well visible,” Putin said.

# border - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

Armed hostage situation in northern French town

The incident is ongoing in the town of Roubaix.

# border - Monday 2 November, 2015

‘They’re just broken’: The reality of border policing in a depleted force

Each border county has seen a significant drop in garda numbers in the last five years, and the officers on the ground are feeling the effects.

# border - Sunday 25 October, 2015

Revealed: Garda Tony Golden's notes that warned of border resources back in 2013

The notes were prepared for a community group who were worried after the murder of Garda Adrian Donoghue.

# border - Friday 23 October, 2015

Killer of Garda Tony Golden was under suspended sentence for carrying a live firearm

Adrian Mackin was convicted of carrying a loaded gun in Newry in 2012.

# border - Friday 16 October, 2015

Migrant crisis: Man shot dead trying to enter Europe from Turkey

It comes as the EU and Turkey reach a deal to stem the flow of refugees into Europe.

# border - Sunday 26 July, 2015

‘Holy Land’ tour brochure banned after Palestine border dispute

A map included by the tour company could potentially cause offence, according to the advertising standards body.

# border - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

Two young men die in early morning crash

The crash happened at around 3.30 am.

# border - Tuesday 10 February, 2015

40 Irish fighters are in ISIS, claims former member

He also said that there is “much talk” about attacking Western soil.

# border - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Could Belfast be the answer to your property woes?

The property market in Northern Ireland’s first city is set for growth in 2015.

# border - Monday 15 December, 2014

Cattle-rustling: Man to face charges after border arrest

An illegal slaughterhouse was also found recently.

# border - Friday 7 November, 2014

Tanks, troops, and artillery pour into Ukraine from Russia

A military spokesperson said 32 tanks, 16 howitzer cannons and 30 trucks of troops crossed the border.

# border - Sunday 2 November, 2014

Suicide blast kills 45 spectators during Pakistan border ceremony

The incident occurred at Wagah after the ‘flag-lowering’ ceremony.

# border - Sunday 21 September, 2014

Pics: Thousands of terrified Kurds flee to Turkey to escape Islamic State

Hundreds of Kurds abandoned their homes after warnings from Islamic State.

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