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Dublin: 18 °C Thursday 31 July, 2014

Northern Ireland

# northern-ireland - Today’s News

From The Daily Edge The PSNI is handing out free flip flops to women walking home in high heels Heel Yes

# northern-ireland - Yesterday’s News

Woman charged over attempt to identify people under PSNI witness protection

The 32-year-old woman worked for the Northern Ireland Housing Executive.

# northern-ireland - Monday 28 July, 2014

From The Score Paddy Barnes and Michael Conlan on brink of Commonwealth Games medals Glasgow 2014

Paddy Barnes and Michael Conlan on brink of Commonwealth Games medals

The Belfast boxers are both a fight away from earning medals.

# northern-ireland - Saturday 26 July, 2014

57-year-old man charged with attempted murder after early morning assault

A man in his 20s was stabbed in the chest in the early hours of Thursday morning.

Family of missing 24-year-old ‘increasingly concerned’ for his welfare

Michael Hanna from Antrim went missing on Wednesday.

From The Score Martyn Irvine back on track in the Commonwealth Games today Pedigree

Martyn Irvine back on track in the Commonwealth Games today

And Chad Le Clos is hoping to butterfly his way to gold. What’s not to like?

# northern-ireland - Friday 25 July, 2014

From The Score Michael Conlan is itching to fight in the Commonwealth Games today Glasgow 2014

Michael Conlan is itching to fight in the Commonwealth Games today

The Olympic bronze medallist should have no trouble advancing when he enters the ring at lunchtime today.

# northern-ireland - Thursday 24 July, 2014

From Business ETC Danske Bank reports surge in net profit Profits

Danske Bank reports surge in net profit

Net profits for the first half of 2014 show a increase of 88% on the same period last year.

From The Score POLL: How interested are you in the Commonwealth Games? Glasgow 2014 This post contains a poll

POLL: How interested are you in the Commonwealth Games?

Events got under way in Glasgow this morning. But will you be bothered watching?

From The Score Kearney, Reid and the other athletes to look out for at the Commonwealth Games today Glasgow 2014

Kearney, Reid and the other athletes to look out for at the Commonwealth Games today

We’ve got Irish Olympians competing in swimming, judo and triathlon in Glasgow.

# northern-ireland - Monday 21 July, 2014

From The Score This nifty chart tells you all you need to know about Northern Ireland’s Golden Generation in golf Well Played

Man due in Derry court charged with stabbing another man in the back

He’s also facing a raft of other charges.

# northern-ireland - Sunday 20 July, 2014

From Business ETC TD hits out at two-tier economy as Donegal misses out on “fair crack of the investment” IDA

TD hits out at two-tier economy as Donegal misses out on “fair crack of the investment”

Fianna Fáil’s Charlie McConalogue has hit out at unfair treatment for regional counties.

# northern-ireland - Thursday 17 July, 2014

PSNI chief apologises to Hyde Park bombing families over ‘failure to secure justice’

Trial collapsed over issuing of an ‘on the run’ letter which falsely told suspect that he was not being sought by the Met.

On the run letters were “unprecedented and flawed”, but not unlawful

The Hallett Review finds that two terrorism suspects were given letters in error.

Report into “on the run” letters to be published today

The letters allowed a man accused of carrying out the Hyde Park bombing to walk free from court.

# northern-ireland - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

UDR memorial removed and replaced with IRA slogan, PSNI investigating it as ‘hate crime’

The crosses were removed hours after a memorial service in Castlederg took place.

From The Daily Edge Northern Irish people swear more than anyone else on the internet Swear Jar

# northern-ireland - Monday 14 July, 2014

Police investigating after “Kill All Taigs” facepainted on five-year-old goes viral

The incident has been described as “utterly depressing and shocking”.

# northern-ireland - Sunday 13 July, 2014

Four to appear in court over 12 July violence

One man (20) was arrested on suspicion of assaulting police, but was released pending a report.

Did you live along the border during the Troubles? This project is seeking your voice… Border Counties This post contains videos

Did you live along the border during the Troubles? This project is seeking your voice…

The Border Lives storytelling project is collecting comments and stories from people who used to lived in the border counties during the Northern Ireland conflict.

# northern-ireland - Saturday 12 July, 2014

Ardoyne 12 July march passes off peacefully

The Orange Order has said it wants peace during today’s events. Bonfires (pictured) were lit to celebrate 11th Night last night.

# northern-ireland - Friday 11 July, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

Everyone’s talking about who got what job in the Cabinet, the 12th of July parades and the future of the Poolbeg chimneys…

These are the six areas Enda and Joan want to prioritise from now until 2016

From access to childcare to disposing bank assets, they’ve covered a lot in the Statement of Priorities.

18-year-old shot in both ankles in laneway

The teenager was shot in the Rodney Parade area of Belfast last night.

Lots of NI citizens still can’t donate blood here because of 2004 policy

The policy was brought in following the first confirmed case of vCJD transmission via blood transfusion in the UK.

# northern-ireland - Thursday 10 July, 2014

Thousands will strike across Northern Ireland today

Local Government colleagues across England and Wales will join them.

# northern-ireland - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

Woman (19) dragged from car in Belfast hijacking

The incident happened just after noon yesterday.

# northern-ireland - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

From Business ETC Moy Park expansion to create over 500 jobs at three Northern Ireland sites Jobswatch

Moy Park expansion to create over 500 jobs at three Northern Ireland sites

This is on top of 100 jobs already created by the €210 million investment.

Bakery refuses to make Sesame Street ‘Support Gay Marriage’ cake

Northern Ireland’s Ashers bakery say they ‘run a business by Christian values’.

Unionists demand removal of Sinn Féin posters from bonfires

Sinn Féin say that the burning of their posters is a “hate crime”.

# northern-ireland - Monday 7 July, 2014

Man (20) shot in punishment-style shooting

The incident took place in North Belfast shortly before 1am.

# northern-ireland - Sunday 6 July, 2014

Hopes of getting through marching season ‘without public disorder on our streets’

Unionist parties walked out of Stormont over a decision on a contentious parade route earlier this week.

# northern-ireland - Friday 4 July, 2014

PSNI appealing for information after sectarian shooting

No one was injured in the incident which took place around 3am.

Peace process should not be put at risk over parades – Adams

The Sinn Féin leader was speaking in the wake of yesterday’s negotiation walk-out by Unionist parties.

Trinity College wants to triple admissions from NI and here’s how they’ll do it

The university said the number of students coming from the North has dropped recently – partly due to the fact that only one in eight take four A-Levels.

# northern-ireland - Thursday 3 July, 2014

Unionist parties all walk out of Stormont talks in protest over parade block

They called the talks “fruitless” after a contentious parade in north Belfast was blocked.

Opinion: Behind the headlines and political bickering is a profound grief that is hard to define

My father was just 39 when he was killed by an IRA bomb. The fate that befell him has been like a virus in my family’s bloodstream; we can never forget.

# northern-ireland - Sunday 29 June, 2014

President Higgins: ‘There are no easy solutions to the sensitive questions in Northern Ireland’

He commended the members of the Oireachtas and the Northern Ireland Legislative Assembly for working together.

# northern-ireland - Saturday 28 June, 2014

Game of Thrones has people flocking to Northern Ireland

Recognise the King’s Road and the Iron Isles?

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