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Dublin: 4 °C Monday 24 November, 2014

#Northern Ireland

# northern-ireland - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Van driver told bomb is a hoax after masked men told him to drive it to a police station

The PSNI have described the incident as ‘frightening’.

Lorry hijacked and driver ordered to take suspicious object to police station

The incident happened in Derry early this afternoon.

Four arrested over letter bombs to Northern Ireland and England

Two men and two women are being questioned at Antrim Police Station.

# northern-ireland - Monday 18 August, 2014

Twenty trafficking victims rescued and three men arrested

The 14 men and 6 women range in age from 20 to 48.

# northern-ireland - Sunday 17 August, 2014

Man knocked out after road rage incident

The man is believed to have been struck once, losing conciousness.

# northern-ireland - Friday 15 August, 2014

The Dublin-Belfast railway line is getting a giant facelift

It’s hope it will attract more customers to the Enterprise line.

# northern-ireland - Thursday 14 August, 2014

Body found in Portrush believed to be that of missing man

Marc Mackay went missing two weeks ago.

# northern-ireland - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

Plaque to former Irish president of Israel taken down in Belfast

The removal of the memorial plaque follows attacks on the property.

# northern-ireland - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

There will be no decisions made on fracking in Ireland for at least 2 years

The department of Minister of State Joe McHugh has issued a statement in response the announcement by Mark Durkan.

# northern-ireland - Monday 11 August, 2014

Frack off: Minister blocks test drilling in Fermanagh

Mark H Durkan says that full planning permission is required.

# northern-ireland - Friday 8 August, 2014

Drugs suspected in sudden death of man in his 20s

Three men have been arrested in connection with the death.

# northern-ireland - Monday 4 August, 2014

PSNI search for missing German tourist

The woman, believed to be in her 60s was believed to be headed to a campsite.

Sniffer dogs being used in search for body of Caroline Graham murdered in 1989

Detectives in Portadown will today search a house where the 19-year-old used to live.

# northern-ireland - Sunday 3 August, 2014

Pensioner and young adult die in Newry car crash

The incident occurred yesterday at around 5.25pm on the Dublin Road.

# northern-ireland - Saturday 2 August, 2014

From The Score Paddy Barnes wasn’t impressed with the anthem after winning gold Podium

Paddy Barnes wasn’t impressed with the anthem after winning gold

The 27-year-old beat Devandro Laishram in Glasgow this afternoon.

From The Score Barnes and Conlan win Commonwealth gold as Walsh feels ‘cheated’ after silver Boxing

Barnes and Conlan win Commonwealth gold as Walsh feels ‘cheated’ after silver

There was a further silver for Team Northern Ireland’s Joe Fitzpatrick.

# northern-ireland - Friday 1 August, 2014

From The Score ‘Mexico have a history of it’ – Four players suspended after Milk Cup on-field brawl Ugly Scenes

‘Mexico have a history of it’ – Four players suspended after Milk Cup on-field brawl

Three Mexican players and one Northern Irish have been handed additional bans after Wednesday night.

# northern-ireland - Thursday 31 July, 2014

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

# northern-ireland - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

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 disorder

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…