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Dublin: 7 °C Sunday 21 December, 2014

#Northern Ireland

# northern-ireland - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

From Business ETC Almost 400 jobs to go at Bombardier in Belfast Aerospace

Almost 400 jobs to go at Bombardier in Belfast

The company is currently undergoing a global restructuring, in which 1,800 jobs are at risk.

# northern-ireland - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge An Irish woman made this t-shirt for her boyfriend, and the internet went crazy Prank

Man dies in early morning crash in Co Down

Lisnaree Road currently remains closed, and police are still at the scene.

# northern-ireland - Friday 5 September, 2014

One day’s policing in Belfast last month cost more than £300,000

PSNI Chief Constable today issued a report to the Northern Ireland Policing Board.

# northern-ireland - Thursday 4 September, 2014

Police now suspect arson in fire that killed 91-year-old man in Co Down

They have arrested a 57-year-old woman on suspicion of manslaughter.

# northern-ireland - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

Former IRA members could face prosecution despite comfort letters

British Secretary of State to Northern Ireland Theresa Villiers has stated that the letters no longer serve as immunity from prosecution.

# northern-ireland - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

Man in his 90s killed in overnight house fire

The fire broke out early this morning, according to authorities. Police don’t believe the death is suspicious.

# northern-ireland - Monday 1 September, 2014

Bomb squad tasked to investigate suspicious device in Belfast

The Westlink is closed in both directions between Broadway and Clifton Street.

# northern-ireland - Sunday 31 August, 2014

# northern-ireland - Wednesday 27 August, 2014

Search for Disappeared Brendan Megraw to begin in Meath bog today

This will be the fourth search for his remains.

# northern-ireland - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

15-year-old charged with stabbing 14-year-old twice in the stomach

The boy will appear in court tomorrow morning.

# northern-ireland - Monday 25 August, 2014

Petrol bombs were thrown at police in East Belfast last night

A PSNI Inspector says a small minority “showed a complete disregard for their community.”

Man shot in the legs in paramilitary style attack in Belfast

PSNI appeals for information about the incident near Flax Street.

Here’s why this former US presidential candidate is in Dublin this week Where Is The Beef This post contains videos

Here’s why this former US presidential candidate is in Dublin this week

Gary Hart is on fact-finding mission on behalf of Secretary of State John Kerry.

# northern-ireland - Sunday 24 August, 2014

Parents urged to know whereabouts of children after rival factions fight in Belfast

A petrol bomb was thrown during the incident.

Man stops car to help “injured” man – is attacked and carjacked

The driver stopped to help a young man staggering in the road.

# northern-ireland - Saturday 23 August, 2014

Trinity College, cannabis, and going to the dentist : The week in numbers

Plus: How many Irish people have travelled to Switzerland for an assisted suicide?

Man in hospital with serious head injuries following overnight crash in Enniskillen

A 18-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of a number of motoring offences

Man arrested on suspicion of petrol bomb attack on a house where children were inside

A man, a woman and three children were in the house at the time of the incident, but were not injured.

# northern-ireland - Friday 22 August, 2014

Search for Disappeared newlywed Brendan Megraw to begin in Meath bog

The 23-year-old was abducted from his Belfast home in April 1978.

# northern-ireland - Thursday 21 August, 2014

Opinion: Reynolds was utterly instrumental to the peace process – it is no small achievement RIP

Opinion: Reynolds was utterly instrumental to the peace process – it is no small achievement

As I sit here in Belfast, there are no British soldiers patrolling the streets and paramilitaries no longer conduct massive bombing campaigns because of the leadership of people like Albert Reynolds.

More NI bombing incidents in last year than a decade ago

Paramilitary style assaults are also on the rise, according to figures from the PSNI.

BBC broadcaster Gerry Anderson dies aged 69

The presenter had stopped working two years ago due to health reasons.

86-year-old William Doherty found safe and well

The man went missing from his home in Derry yesterday but has now been found.

# 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.