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# uk - Yesterday’s News

Health Minister says it was "important" to respond to women who live-tweeted their abortion journey

He said he expected all members of government, including those in the Independent Alliance, to back the Citizen’s Assembly process.

# uk - Sunday 21 August, 2016

Irishman charged over €92m cocaine seizure in the UK

The Irish captain, Michael McDermott and his crew appeared in court yesterday.

# uk - Saturday 20 August, 2016

Two Irish women live-tweet UK abortion journey to Enda Kenny

#twowomentravel is trending in Ireland and the UK this morning.

Marie Stopes suspends abortion services amid safety fears UK

Marie Stopes suspends abortion services amid safety fears

Women booked in for terminations at Marie Stopes will be transferred to other providers.

# uk - Monday 15 August, 2016

Tom Clonan: Why it's time to have an open and honest debate about our neutrality

Security expert Tom Clonan says any decisions about our status must be taken by the Irish people in a transparent and ethical manner.

# uk - Friday 12 August, 2016

Sunny weekend ahead with highs of 25 degrees early next week

The UK is set for a mini heatwave with temperatures reaching the low 30s.

# uk - Thursday 11 August, 2016

Schoolgirl who travelled to Syria to join IS has reportedly died in an airstrike UK

Schoolgirl who travelled to Syria to join IS has reportedly died in an airstrike

Kadiza Sultana travelled to Syria in February of last year.

"He gave somebody else a chance of life and somebody else has come along and taken his"

John Martin was a kidney donor a year before he was stabbed to death in London.

# uk - Sunday 7 August, 2016

'One of the most horrible experiences of my life': An Irish woman on travelling for an abortion

One reader tells us her story about having to travel to the UK for an abortion after her baby was diagnosed with a debilitating illness.

# uk - Saturday 6 August, 2016

Explainer: Why are people worried about a nuclear power plant being built 250km from Ireland?

Last week, the UK government stalled on signing off on a new nuclear power plant – just the latest setback in a decade long saga.

Passport applications from the UK last month were 76% up on 2015

There were more UK-based requests for an Irish passport in June than in July, however.

# uk - Friday 5 August, 2016

People are risking their lives making super-strength cannabis in the UK

Butane hash oil is made using large amounts of flammable gas which can explode.

# uk - Wednesday 3 August, 2016

Nine children wounded after inflatable slide breaks free in the UK

None of the children’s injuries have been described as serious.

# uk - Thursday 28 July, 2016

Woman dies after 'side effects from contraceptive pill were not treated'

The woman was instead treated for lower back pain.

# uk - Monday 25 July, 2016

Man and woman arrested over child water park death released on bail

UK media are reporting that they were arrested on suspicion of manslaughter by gross negligence.

'Date rape' serial killer facing 17 more charges of poisoning, rape and sexual assault

Stephen Port, from Barking in east London, allegedly met the four murder victims on gay dating websites.

# uk - Sunday 24 July, 2016

Two arrested following death of five-year-old boy at water park

The incident happened just before 4pm yesterday at Bosworth Water Park near Leicester.

# uk - Thursday 21 July, 2016

Investigation opened after UK nuclear submarine hits merchant vessel

There was no damage to the nuclear plant, said the defence ministry.

# uk - Wednesday 20 July, 2016

Government 'concerned' about jump in number of visa applications from the UK

Last year, 10,000 visa applications were made, in comparison to just 1,800 in 2014.

# uk - Sunday 17 July, 2016

Five people injured in UK helicopter crash

The crash happened this afternoon at Breighton Aerodrome in Yorkshire.

Brexit minister: Some EU citizens may be forced to leave the UK

David Davis says there may be a cut off date for migrants who’ve settled in the UK.

# uk - Thursday 14 July, 2016

Theresa Villiers resigns as Northern Ireland Secretary

Earlier, Michael Gove was dropped from Theresa May’s Cabinet.

# uk - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

"That word 'unionist' is very important to me": Prime Minister May sets out her priorities

Theresa May, the former UK home secretary, has taken over from David Cameron as Prime Minister.

# uk - Monday 11 July, 2016

UK latest: Leadsom apologises for 'motherhood' remarks, says she's "been under enormous pressure"

Meanwhile, Labour’s Angela Eagle is expected to launch a leadership challenge to Jeremy Corbyn today.

# uk - Friday 8 July, 2016

Poll: Who should be British Prime Minister - Theresa May or Andrea Leadsom? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Who should be British Prime Minister - Theresa May or Andrea Leadsom?

The Tory leadership race is down to two women.

Department of Foreign Affairs sends auditors to investigate UK arm of Console

Yesterday it emerged that the charity’s Irish operation would be wound down and its services transferred.

# uk - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

UK forces over-stretched and under pressure in Iraq and Afghanistan

The report sets out the challenges faced by British troops.

# uk - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

Why are so many British politicians resigning?

Julien Mercille looks at the decisions of Nigel Farage, David Cameron and Boris Johnson to move out of the spotlight.

Voting to pick a new Prime Minister of the UK starts today

Home Secretary Theresa May remains a front-runner, despite backing the Remain side in the referendum.

Argentina: Brexit or no Brexit, our claim to the Falkland Islands remains

The South American nation refers to the islands as the Malvinas.

# uk - Saturday 2 July, 2016

The coup against Jeremy Corbyn is a case of elites trying to squash popular aspirations

Julian Mercille writes that the coming weeks could have fateful consequences for the Labour Party.

# uk - Friday 1 July, 2016

There's been a big rise in racist crime reports in the UK since the Brexit vote

New figures show that there were five times as many racist attacks as normal since last Thursday.

# uk - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

Thousands of Britons have pledged to combat racism by wearing a safety pin

A social media campaign asking people to wear safety pins as a badge has gone viral.

Nicola Sturgeon on way to Brussels to defend Scotland's place in the EU

David Cameron will not attend a meeting of EU leaders as they discuss the Brexit fallout.

# uk - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

Three arrested in Manchester following "disgusting" racist abuse on early morning tram commute UK

Three arrested in Manchester following "disgusting" racist abuse on early morning tram commute

It comes amidst a reported increase in racist incidents in the UK since the Brexit result.

# uk - Monday 27 June, 2016

Teenage boy jailed in London after setting friends up for knife-point burglary UK

Teenage boy jailed in London after setting friends up for knife-point burglary

“He took advantage of this friendship and put his victims through an awful ordeal.”

Poll: Would you like to see a second referendum on Brexit in the UK? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you like to see a second referendum on Brexit in the UK?

More than 3.5 million people have signed a petition to have a rerun of the vote.

# uk - Tuesday 21 June, 2016

Is it now time for Ireland to consider rejoining the Commonwealth?

Senator Frank Feighan says rejoining the Commonwealth will promote Ireland’s values to a global audience.

# uk - Saturday 18 June, 2016

'Death to traitors', UK MP murder suspect tells court

Thomas Mair has appeared before a court in London this morning.

# uk - Friday 17 June, 2016

Cameron calls for 'end to hatred in politics' as Britain mourns murdered MP

A vigil will be held in Dublin tonight in memory of the slain mother-of-two.

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