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Dublin: 7 °C Saturday 28 November, 2015

#Northern Ireland

# northern-ireland - Today’s News


# northern-ireland - Thursday 26 November, 2015

# northern-ireland - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

Bye bye Scotland, could the UK’s nuclear arsenal be stored at Irish loughs?

If Scotland turfs them out, that’s exactly what the DUP wants.

# northern-ireland - Thursday 19 November, 2015

The political world has been paying tribute to Peter Robinson

The Northern Irish First Minister and DUP leader announced his decision to retire before the next election this morning.

# northern-ireland - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

Murder investigation opened after death of man (73) attacked in his bed

Two people were arrested in September in relation to the attack.

Gay priest says hiding his sexuality is ‘tearing him apart’

“I’m not unnatural, I’m not sub-human, I’m not any different to anyone else in society and I am an equal, but that’s not the reality.”

# northern-ireland - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

A fresh start? There’s a new deal in town but nobody wants to talk about ‘the past’

Those two words are still causing problems.

Female takeaway worker “badly shaken” after armed robbery

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

Family escape injury after home is petrol bombed in ‘religious hate crime’

The victims have been described as “long-standing and valued members” of their community.

# northern-ireland - Monday 16 November, 2015

British soldier Bloody Sunday arrests halted pending court challenge

A 66-year-old former paratrooper was questioned and released last week.

From The Daily Edge Strabane is really getting into the Christmas spirit (NSFW) Xmas Is Balls

Strabane is really getting into the Christmas spirit (NSFW)

Fa la la la laaa, la la la la.

# northern-ireland - Friday 13 November, 2015

From The42 Northern Ireland win their first friendly in over 7 years About Time

Northern Ireland win their first friendly in over 7 years

Captain Steven Davis scored in a 1-0 win against Latvia to kick off their Euro 2016 preparations.

# northern-ireland - Thursday 12 November, 2015

Five males – aged between 17 and 56 – arrested on suspicion of child rape

Police say that although the arrests all happened in Ballymena “the suspects are not all linked to each other”.

# northern-ireland - Monday 9 November, 2015

Eagle-eyed police made sure an Antrim farmer got his stolen tractor back

The tractor was recovered on a routine patrol last night.

# northern-ireland - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

From Business ETC Michelin closure ‘apocalyptic’ news for almost 900 workers Devastation

Michelin closure ‘apocalyptic’ news for almost 900 workers

The company’s factory in Ballymena is set to close by 2018.

# northern-ireland - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

Police in the north are “increasingly concerned” for a man who went missing on Halloween

William was dressed in a silver skeleton Halloween costume.

# northern-ireland - 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.

Couple who died in tragic honeymoon drowning laid to rest

The couple were buried at the church where they were married less than two weeks ago.

Same-sex marriage bill passed (then blocked) in Northern Ireland

Four previous attempts to introduce same-sex marriage in Stormont were narrowly defeated.

# northern-ireland - Friday 30 October, 2015

Family of murdered teenager in emotional appeal for information

IRA murder victim Columba McVeigh was abducted 40 years ago.

# northern-ireland - Sunday 25 October, 2015

Attempted murder and kidnap charges after man taken by gang and shot in the leg

A second man was shot as he answered the door.

Man charged with murder after body of Lithuanian found in garage

A 34-year-old man is due in court.

‘They brought us great joy’: Families devastated after Co Down couple die on their honeymoon

It is believed that John and Lynette Rodgers drowned on the beach in South Africa.

# northern-ireland - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

‘British spy’ and IRA agent Stakeknife to be investigated over 24 murders

Freddie Scappaticci has consistently denied being an informer.

‘I was an Irish-born soldier in the British Army during the Troubles. People just couldn’t understand it’

Alan Barry was a second-generation Irish man who joined the British Army and found himself stationed in Northern Ireland in the 1980s.

‘You could do this interview without me’: Gerry Adams had a run-in with RTÉ earlier

The Sinn Féin leader and RTÉ presenter Áine Lawlor battled it out.

# northern-ireland - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

An Irish kayaker identified, paramilitary activity in Northern Ireland and the first funerals for the victims of the Carrickmines fire… all in the news fix.

Provisional IRA members leafleting and electioneering for Sinn Féin – report

Two reports into the current status of the Provisional IRA have been published today. Here’s what they say…

# northern-ireland - Sunday 18 October, 2015

Man has eye socket fractured and suspected leg break in forecourt attack

Police are appealing for information following the incident.

# northern-ireland - Sunday 11 October, 2015

From The42 Northern Ireland sign off on qualifying campaign by finishing top of Group F Euro 2016

Northern Ireland sign off on qualifying campaign by finishing top of Group F

Michael O’Neill’s side took on Finland today.

# northern-ireland - Saturday 10 October, 2015

‘There are people out there still intent on targeting our police’

An explosive device found in a Derry hotel has been made safe.

# northern-ireland - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

WATCH: Mick Wallace accuses Enda Kenny of Nama “cover-up”

Meanwhile, Nama hit back strongly against “unsubstantiated” new allegations made today by Wallace.

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

He has been released on bail.

# northern-ireland - Monday 5 October, 2015

Recognise these two ‘Chuckle Brothers’?

Publicity shots of a new film about Ian Paisley and Martin McGuinness’s unlikely friendship have emerged.

Child-killer and suspect in disappearance of teenage girl in Donegal dies in custody

Robert Howard died in hospital while imprisoned for the rape and murder of another teenager.

# northern-ireland - Thursday 1 October, 2015

From The42 Republic of Ireland fall 3 places in latest FIFA world rankings Where In The World

Republic of Ireland fall 3 places in latest FIFA world rankings

Martin O’Neill’s side are now 54th in the world, even after wins over Georgia and Gibraltar.

Omagh bombing suspects face jail after failing to disclose their assets

The information had been sought by relatives of the 29 bomb victims.

# northern-ireland - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

No charges for Gerry Adams as McConville family vows not to give up fight for justice

The PPS says that there is insufficient evidence to warrant a prosecution.

Terrifying ordeal for couple robbed at gun point in their home

The incident happened at around 11pm yesterday evening.

# northern-ireland - Friday 25 September, 2015

Police want to speak with these men over wallet stolen from man who fell from Derry walls

Conall Kerrigan died last month after falling from the walls.

# northern-ireland - 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.

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