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# northern-ireland - Today’s News

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# northern-ireland - Sunday 1 March, 2015

Fox News anchor Bill O’Reilly did NOT see ‘Irish terrorists kill’ people in Belfast

It turns out he actually just saw pictures of bombings…

# northern-ireland - Friday 27 February, 2015

PSNI just SCHOOLED a guy who called an officer a ‘fat sh*te’ on Facebook

Police in Newry know their way around an emoticon chart.

# northern-ireland - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Police say ‘nothing untoward’ about object after Titanic security alert

The alert had been raised about a suspicious object that had been found.

# northern-ireland - Monday 23 February, 2015

Gardaí ‘hold no intelligence’ of Provo involvement in fuel smuggling

Minister Charlie Flanagan says criminals are being pursued.

# northern-ireland - Saturday 21 February, 2015

Man charged over wedding shooting in Fermanagh

Barney McGinley (63) died in the attack.

# northern-ireland - Monday 16 February, 2015

‘One of the biggest scandals of our age’: MI5 accused of covering up sexual abuse

Will the Kincora Boys’ Home be included in a Westminster-ordered child abuse inquiry?

# northern-ireland - Friday 13 February, 2015

Thief chases man up and down street with a knife after burglary

He also stole an iPhone and cash from another occupant of the house.

# northern-ireland - Thursday 12 February, 2015

There are dangerous ecstasy tablets with a ‘UPS’ logo in circulation

A public health warning has been issued over the tablets.

# northern-ireland - Friday 6 February, 2015

Call for councillors to vote down ‘pagan practice’ of cremation

A local resident in Newtownabbey has opposed the building of a new facility on the grounds of Christianity and the environment.

# northern-ireland - Saturday 31 January, 2015

Man critical after being shot at fast food restaurant

A separate shooting incident in the city saw a man shot in both kneecaps.

# northern-ireland - Thursday 29 January, 2015

Two knives found near dead man’s body on Botanic Avenue

A forensic tent has been put in place at the corner of Botanic Avenue and Cameron Street.

The PSNI are set to miss the Paddy’s Day parade in New York

The six-counties police force has pulled out of the showpiece parade in Manhattan on March 17

# northern-ireland - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

One teenage girl held in custody over death of Chinese restaurant owner

Nelson Cheung was stabbed to death earlier this month.

# northern-ireland - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

The number of people applying for asylum in Ireland last year more than doubled

The Department of Justice said this was a reversal of recent trends.

# northern-ireland - Friday 23 January, 2015

One arrest after man found dead in his flat on Christmas Eve

A 36-year-old man has been arrested by PSNI detectives.

This is what an €800,000 cocaine and ecstasy haul looks like

An imitation firearm, three Mercedes AMG cars and a substantial amount of cash were also seized at the scene.

# northern-ireland - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Two bodies found at caravan park

Two bodies found at caravan park

The incident happened at a site on the Tullybrannigan Road in Newcastle.

# northern-ireland - Monday 19 January, 2015

Up to 6,500 homes left without water

Workers with NI Water are currently involved in a dispute over pensions.

# northern-ireland - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Van driver killed as strong winds bring trees down on roads

A three-year-old child was also injured when a pallet blew off a truck in Belfast.

Could Belfast be the answer to your property woes?

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

# northern-ireland - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Sinn Féin would have left peace talks without ‘On the Run’ letters – Blair

The former British prime minister was speaking at a Westminster committee hearing today.

# northern-ireland - Thursday 8 January, 2015

Letter bomb sent to police headquarters

The PSNI labelled the senders “mindless and foolish”.

# northern-ireland - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

Belfast prison agrees to take drug smuggler Michaela McCollum

The Peruvian ministry of justice and human rights must approve the repatriation.

Irish hospitals aren’t the only ones dealing with an overcrowding crisis

It’s a very similar story in England.

# northern-ireland - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

# northern-ireland - Thursday 1 January, 2015

Petrol bombs thrown at bungalow while 70-year-old woman was inside

The woman was left shaken by the ordeal say police.

# northern-ireland - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

Woman who died after being hit by bus named

The PSNI is appealing for information.

Thirty years ago, a Fine Gael government was worried that Sinn Féin ‘could deliver’

Foreign Affairs Minister Peter Barry didn’t like that Sinn Féin representatives were being listened to.

# northern-ireland - Sunday 28 December, 2014

Four masked men knock homeowner unconscious in midnight attack

The man was treated in hospital for his injuries.

Water cannons could be “more lethal than plastic bullets”. That’s what the UK told Ireland…

17 people were killed by either rubber or plastic bullets during The Troubles.

# northern-ireland - Saturday 27 December, 2014

Thousands of Northern refugees streamed over the border in the 1970s – some were called “ungrateful”

The situation is detailed in a memo to Government from 1973.

# northern-ireland - Friday 26 December, 2014

Joan Burton: Sinn Féin has a ‘one for everyone in the audience’ mentality

The Tánaiste says she would find it hard to find a common economic platform with Sinn Féin.

# northern-ireland - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

# northern-ireland - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

‘Broad agreement’ reached in Stormont talks as politicians take selfies and listen to Serial

Talks on welfare reform, flags, parades and the past continued through the night.

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

# northern-ireland - Monday 22 December, 2014

Two men arrested over Jean McConville abduction and murder are let go

Eleven people have been arrested in the investigation.

Teenager beaten with iron bars in ‘paramilitary-style assault’ at his home

The 19-year-old required treatment in hospital for his injuries.

# northern-ireland - Saturday 20 December, 2014

# northern-ireland - Thursday 18 December, 2014

Anti-abortion protester convicted of harassment outside Belfast clinic

Bernadette Smyth is appealing the decision.

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