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#Northern Ireland

# northern-ireland - Saturday 28 June, 2014

Game of Thrones has people flocking to Northern Ireland

Recognise the King’s Road and the Iron Isles?

# northern-ireland - Friday 27 June, 2014

22-year-old arrested after shots fired at empty parked car

The PSNI said that two windows of the car were damaged in the shooting but there were no injuries.

Baggott: PSNI shouldn’t have to investigate Troubles-era killings

“We have to create a situation where police resources are focused on the here and now, without taking away from the needs of justice or victims,” the outgoing chief constable said.

# northern-ireland - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

Woman dies after car enters canal in Newry

The incident occurred earlier this afternoon on the Fathom line.

Adams: This British government has not been positively engaged in peace process

Party leaders in Northern Ireland have agreed to intensive talks next week but Sinn Féin said the Irish government needs to be positively engaged for it to work.

A man accused of assassinating a Spanish general has been extradited from Belfast ETA

A man accused of assassinating a Spanish general has been extradited from Belfast

Fermin Vila Michelena is accused of being part of an ETA bombing campaign.

# northern-ireland - Monday 23 June, 2014

Queen Elizabeth is going to visit the set of Game of Thrones

The Queen will also meet with Martin McGuinness in a former prison.

# northern-ireland - Sunday 22 June, 2014

People eulogising Gerry Conlon had ‘no time for him’ when he was in prison

Paul Hill, one of the Guildford Four, also said that the group had suffered a “greater miscarriage of justice than those who died in the Guildford, Woolwich and Birmingham bombings”.

Two arrested after teen dies in car crash

John Paul McShane (19) died following a crash on the Upper Springfield Road in West Belfast.

# northern-ireland - Saturday 21 June, 2014

The Troubles, the parties and the loneliness of intelligence: Ireland’s Mensa story

Just what is it like to be among the smartest 2% in the world? found out…

# northern-ireland - Friday 20 June, 2014

From Business ETC NAMA completes largest ever loan transaction at €5.6bn Sold

NAMA completes largest ever loan transaction at €5.6bn

It consisted mostly of loans secured on assets in Northern Ireland.

“Worrying rise” in racist attacks prompts action from Robinson & McGuinness

There have been a series of racially-motivated hate crimes in Northern Ireland recently….

# northern-ireland - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Police officer among six men arrested over awarding of PSNI vehicle contracts

The suspects have been taken to the Serious Crime Suite at Antrim police station for questioning.

From The Score Millions to be spent before Royal Portrush can host The Open Championship Claret Jug

Millions to be spent before Royal Portrush can host The Open Championship

However, the organisers expect the economy to benefit by £70 million as a result.

On this day in 1974 the IRA bombed the Houses of Parliament in London

During the year, 1974, there was an extensive number of bombings carried out in the UK by the IRA.

# northern-ireland - Monday 16 June, 2014

Child killed in cliff fall named as 7-year-old Logan Crawford

The young boy was playing with friends nearby when it happened.

# northern-ireland - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

Police officers disciplined following litany of mistakes in GAA club fire investigation

The Police Ombudsman said that the investigators failed to conduct basic investigative enquiries into the cause of the fire.

# northern-ireland - Monday 9 June, 2014

Is there a future for the ‘Haass’ process? Eamon Gilmore’s in Belfast to find out

It’s hoped progress can be made ahead of the peak of the marching season next month.

# northern-ireland - Sunday 8 June, 2014

Man in Derry charged following investigation into dissident republicans

The 38-year-old had been arrested by detectives in the early hours of Friday morning.

Boy dies in slurry pit incident on Antrim farm

The boy’s father is said to be fighting for his life in a Belfast hospital.

# northern-ireland - Saturday 7 June, 2014

Thousands march in Belfast against “worrying rise in racist attacks”

The protesters were also demanding “effective political action against racism”.

# northern-ireland - Thursday 5 June, 2014

Queen Elizabeth (and Prince Philip) to visit Northern Ireland

She obviously liked it a lot the last time.

# northern-ireland - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

Peter Robinson apologises for comments about Muslims

Last week Robinson said he wouldn’t trust Muslims for spiritual guidance but would trust them to “go down to the shops for me”. It didn’t go down well.

# northern-ireland - Monday 2 June, 2014

Four arrested in Northern Ireland over paramilitary murders

Three men were shot dead in 1994 and these arrests are part of an operation investigating a series of murders and crimes by the UVF in Belfast.

Police ‘increasingly concerned’ for missing Derry man

55-year-old Patrick McNeilly has not been seen since 23 May.

Police want to know why three shots were fired into an empty car last night

The incident happened in the Lacken Walk area of Newtownabbey, north of Belfast, last night.

# northern-ireland - Saturday 31 May, 2014

McGuinness on The Disappeared: ‘One of the worse things to happen’ during an already bitter conflict

McGuinness gave a wide-ranging interview today on current and past issues.

# northern-ireland - Thursday 29 May, 2014

Peter Robinson: I was misinterpreted when I said I’d trust Muslims ‘to go down to the shops for me’ Northern Ireland This post contains videos

Peter Robinson: I was misinterpreted when I said I’d trust Muslims ‘to go down to the shops for me’

The North’s first minister has been criticised for his comments in defence of a controversial pastor’s sermon.

Senior garda officer shortlisted for top job in the PSNI

He is one of three candidates that are to be interviewed today to replace Chief Constable Matt Baggott.

# northern-ireland - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

Man dragged from takeaway and shot ‘punishment style’

A 23-year-old was taken from a restaurant in Dunmurray last night and taken to a patch of open ground nearby.

# northern-ireland - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

New TUV councillor in trouble over anti-Catholic remarks

TUV councillor Jolene Bunting apologised, explaining her teenage self meant ‘Republicans’ and not Catholics when she wrote the posts in 2011.

# northern-ireland - Saturday 24 May, 2014

# northern-ireland - Friday 23 May, 2014

Haass will not be involved in Northern Irish talks

Haass was in Dublin today, but won’t be back in Ireland for party leaders’ talks.

From The Daily Edge This Irish guy really f**king wants to be your roommate Double Room Please

This Irish guy really f**king wants to be your roommate

He doesn’t give a sh*t if he sleeps in your bathtub.

# northern-ireland - Thursday 22 May, 2014

The Boston College tapes aren’t going anywhere, except maybe to the PSNI

The PSNI say they want the entire archive.

Man shot with crossbow as he sat in parked car

A woman also in the car escaped unharmed. A 28-year-old man has been arrested.

‘Limited immunity’ would help the Troubles truth emerge as perpetrators are dying off

Alan Brecknell of the Pat Finucance Centre explains how victims’s families could be helped.

# northern-ireland - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Gorgeous footage depicts hunt for Northern Ireland’s Game of Thrones hotspots Northeros