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#Northern Ireland

# northern-ireland - Today’s News


# northern-ireland - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

Boy (14) and three men arrested after helicopter chase

This followed an incident that happened in Co Armagh and Co Down on Monday.

# northern-ireland - Friday 10 April, 2015

Man beaten with baseball bats after gang storm his home

One arrest has been made.

# northern-ireland - Monday 6 April, 2015

# northern-ireland - Friday 3 April, 2015

Family – including baby girl – in critical condition after house fire

A local fire officer said there was no smoke alarm in the home, which caused a delay in the alarm being raised.

# northern-ireland - Thursday 2 April, 2015

Fresh appeal to catch those who killed Constable Ronan Kerr four years ago

The PSNI has renewed its appeal for information.

# northern-ireland - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

Sinn Féin councillor assaulted on bus during hate crime incident

Mary Ellen Campbell attempted to break up an incident involving a couple from Poland.

# northern-ireland - Saturday 28 March, 2015

From The42 Northern Ireland’s key Euro 2016 qualifier to be met with religious protests Controversy

Northern Ireland’s key Euro 2016 qualifier to be met with religious protests

Michael O’Neill’s men have made a blistering start to the campaign.

# northern-ireland - Thursday 26 March, 2015

Loyalist gangs blamed for murdering father-of-five

The paramilitaries are also in the frame for a series of other “punishment attacks”.

# northern-ireland - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

Mother and daughter left shaken after being robbed by masked men

Neither of the two women were injured in the incident.

# northern-ireland - Sunday 22 March, 2015

Ireland’s ban on the purchase of sex will be challenged by a sex worker

Northern Ireland brought in new laws first and the Republic has followed.

# northern-ireland - Saturday 14 March, 2015

On this day 24 years ago, the Birmingham Six were released Miscarriage Of Justice This post contains videos

On this day 24 years ago, the Birmingham Six were released

The men spent 16 years in prison – for a crime they didn’t commit.

# northern-ireland - Friday 13 March, 2015

Getting to Northern Ireland is going to be really difficult today

That means no Ulsterbus, Metro or Northern Ireland Railway services.

# northern-ireland - Thursday 12 March, 2015

Northern Ireland’s peace is Ireland’s peace, we’ve all benefited and all of us must make sure we keep it

As the South approaches the next election pressure needs to be placed upon politicians to re-engage with the peace process.

# northern-ireland - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

Five things we know about the third season of The Fall Serial Thriller This post contains a poll

Five things we know about the third season of The Fall

Yes, it’s coming back.

Team to start digging for remains of ‘Disappeared’ Joe Lynskey

Joe Lynskey went missing in 1972.

# northern-ireland - Monday 9 March, 2015

From Business ETC These are the businesses you want to be in across Ireland right now Growth Spurt

These are the businesses you want to be in across Ireland right now

Big or small, north or south – we have the figures for them all.

# northern-ireland - Thursday 5 March, 2015

The Troubles caused mental health issues for more than 100,000 people

The legacy of the 30-year conflict still hangs over Northern Ireland.

# northern-ireland - Sunday 1 March, 2015

Fox News anchor Bill O’Reilly did NOT see ‘Irish terrorists kill’ people in Belfast

It turns out he actually just saw pictures of bombings…

# northern-ireland - Friday 27 February, 2015

PSNI just SCHOOLED a guy who called an officer a ‘fat sh*te’ on Facebook

Police in Newry know their way around an emoticon chart.

# northern-ireland - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Police say ‘nothing untoward’ about object after Titanic security alert

The alert had been raised about a suspicious object that had been found.

# northern-ireland - Monday 23 February, 2015

Gardaí ‘hold no intelligence’ of Provo involvement in fuel smuggling

Minister Charlie Flanagan says criminals are being pursued.

# northern-ireland - Saturday 21 February, 2015

Man charged over wedding shooting in Fermanagh

Barney McGinley (63) died in the attack.

# northern-ireland - Monday 16 February, 2015

‘One of the biggest scandals of our age’: MI5 accused of covering up sexual abuse

Will the Kincora Boys’ Home be included in a Westminster-ordered child abuse inquiry?

# northern-ireland - Friday 13 February, 2015

Thief chases man up and down street with a knife after burglary

He also stole an iPhone and cash from another occupant of the house.

# northern-ireland - Thursday 12 February, 2015

There are dangerous ecstasy tablets with a ‘UPS’ logo in circulation

A public health warning has been issued over the tablets.

# northern-ireland - Friday 6 February, 2015

Call for councillors to vote down ‘pagan practice’ of cremation

A local resident in Newtownabbey has opposed the building of a new facility on the grounds of Christianity and the environment.

# northern-ireland - Saturday 31 January, 2015

Man critical after being shot at fast food restaurant

A separate shooting incident in the city saw a man shot in both kneecaps.

# northern-ireland - Thursday 29 January, 2015

Two knives found near dead man’s body on Botanic Avenue

A forensic tent has been put in place at the corner of Botanic Avenue and Cameron Street.

The PSNI are set to miss the Paddy’s Day parade in New York

The six-counties police force has pulled out of the showpiece parade in Manhattan on March 17

# northern-ireland - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

One teenage girl held in custody over death of Chinese restaurant owner

Nelson Cheung was stabbed to death earlier this month.

# northern-ireland - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

The number of people applying for asylum in Ireland last year more than doubled

The Department of Justice said this was a reversal of recent trends.

# northern-ireland - Friday 23 January, 2015

One arrest after man found dead in his flat on Christmas Eve

A 36-year-old man has been arrested by PSNI detectives.

This is what an €800,000 cocaine and ecstasy haul looks like

An imitation firearm, three Mercedes AMG cars and a substantial amount of cash were also seized at the scene.

# northern-ireland - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Two bodies found at caravan park

Two bodies found at caravan park

The incident happened at a site on the Tullybrannigan Road in Newcastle.

# northern-ireland - Monday 19 January, 2015

Up to 6,500 homes left without water

Workers with NI Water are currently involved in a dispute over pensions.

# northern-ireland - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Van driver killed as strong winds bring trees down on roads

A three-year-old child was also injured when a pallet blew off a truck in Belfast.

Could Belfast be the answer to your property woes?

The property market in Northern Ireland’s first city is set for growth in 2015.

# northern-ireland - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Sinn Féin would have left peace talks without ‘On the Run’ letters – Blair

The former British prime minister was speaking at a Westminster committee hearing today.

# northern-ireland - Thursday 8 January, 2015

Letter bomb sent to police headquarters

The PSNI labelled the senders “mindless and foolish”.

# northern-ireland - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

Belfast prison agrees to take drug smuggler Michaela McCollum

The Peruvian ministry of justice and human rights must approve the repatriation.