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# belfast - Tuesday 1 October, 2019

14-month-old girl suffered seizures after swallowing father's MDMA, court hears
# Belfast
# Belfast

14-month-old girl suffered seizures after swallowing father's MDMA, court hears

Oct 1st 2019, 5:06 PM 30,201 Views 0 Comments

Her father was given 18 months probation after pleading guilty to causing or procuring cruelty to a child.

# belfast - Sunday 29 September, 2019

Man arrested on suspicion of human trafficking, brothel keeping and money laundering in Belfast
# Sexual Exploitation
# Sexual Exploitation

Man arrested on suspicion of human trafficking, brothel keeping and money laundering in Belfast

Sep 29th 2019, 4:19 PM 13,953 Views 5 Comments

A 27-year-old woman has also been arrested in the Antrim area on suspicion of controlling prostitution.

# belfast - Monday 23 September, 2019

Dissident republicans 'most likely' responsible for suspect device found at Belfast school
# North Belfast
# North Belfast

Dissident republicans 'most likely' responsible for suspect device found at Belfast school

Updated Sep 23rd 2019, 10:48 PM 13,394 Views 27 Comments

The Holy Cross Boys’ school was evacuated as a result of the discovery.

# belfast - Friday 20 September, 2019

Treatment of 'Hooded Men' was torture and criminal investigation is necessary, court rules
# Court Of Appeals
# Court Of Appeals

Treatment of 'Hooded Men' was torture and criminal investigation is necessary, court rules

Sep 20th 2019, 11:45 AM 29,386 Views 32 Comments

The 14 Hooded Men were interned in the North in 1971.

# belfast - Thursday 19 September, 2019

Man sentenced to 13 years in prison over rape of two women in Belfast
# Orhan Kibar
# Orhan Kibar

Man sentenced to 13 years in prison over rape of two women in Belfast

Sep 19th 2019, 5:32 PM 12,293 Views 14 Comments

The attack took place at a flat in south Belfast on 25 November 2017.

# belfast - Saturday 14 September, 2019

'We’ve had enough of blood red lines': Hundreds gather in Belfast to demand second Brexit vote
# Second Referendum
# Second Referendum

'We’ve had enough of blood red lines': Hundreds gather in Belfast to demand second Brexit vote

Sep 14th 2019, 5:15 PM 27,208 Views 18 Comments

A meeting in the Ulster Hall was attended by a range of anti-Brexit politicians.

Family of four left badly shaken after three men armed with shovels break into home in Belfast
# Burglary
# Burglary

Family of four left badly shaken after three men armed with shovels break into home in Belfast

Sep 14th 2019, 2:04 PM 8,563 Views 3 Comments

Police said it was a “terrifying ordeal” for the family.

# belfast - Friday 13 September, 2019

38-year-old man charged with attempted murder of police officer in Belfast
# Belfast
# Belfast

38-year-old man charged with attempted murder of police officer in Belfast

Sep 13th 2019, 9:58 PM 7,410 Views 0 Comments

The man appeared in Belfast Magistrates Court this afternoon.

Man wanted over 2007 double murder in Belfast brought before High Court in Dublin
# European Arrest Warrant
# European Arrest Warrant

Man wanted over 2007 double murder in Belfast brought before High Court in Dublin

Sep 13th 2019, 5:27 PM 10,761 Views 0 Comments

The victims’ bodies were found hours apart in Belfast on 12 March 2007.

# belfast - Thursday 12 September, 2019

Fórsa seeks meeting with Aer Lingus after axing of Belfast flights
# Grounded
# Grounded

Fórsa seeks meeting with Aer Lingus after axing of Belfast flights

Sep 12th 2019, 6:56 PM 23,837 Views 17 Comments

Two routes have been cut from Belfast City Airport.

Belfast court says it can't rule on no-deal Brexit case as it 'belongs to the world of politics'
# Raymond Mccord
# Raymond Mccord

Belfast court says it can't rule on no-deal Brexit case as it 'belongs to the world of politics'

Updated Sep 12th 2019, 12:42 PM 35,865 Views 22 Comments

Lord Justice McCloskey said: “Virtually all of the assembled evidence belongs in the world of politics.”

# belfast - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

'She gifted others with immeasurable love and joy': Funeral of Nóra Quoirin takes place in Belfast
# St Brigid's Church
# St Brigid's Church

'She gifted others with immeasurable love and joy': Funeral of Nóra Quoirin takes place in Belfast

Sep 10th 2019, 3:13 PM 22,910 Views 7 Comments

The 15-year-old’s funeral service took place in St. Brigid’s Church where she was baptised.

# belfast - Thursday 29 August, 2019

Legal bid to stop Boris Johnson's proroguing of parliament launched
# Belfast
# Belfast

Legal bid to stop Boris Johnson's proroguing of parliament launched

Aug 29th 2019, 4:20 PM 19,812 Views 0 Comments

Victims campaigner Raymond McCord is seeking an urgent injunction aimed at forcing the British Prime Minister to change his advice to the Queen.

# belfast - Friday 23 August, 2019

Man dragged out of car and threatened at knifepoint during Belfast hijacking
# West Belfast
# West Belfast

Man dragged out of car and threatened at knifepoint during Belfast hijacking

Aug 23rd 2019, 6:40 PM 11,200 Views 2 Comments

The incident took place as the man slowed down to go over a speed bump.

# belfast - Wednesday 21 August, 2019

Two men charged with IRA membership at Special Criminal Court
# CROSS BORDER PROBE
# CROSS BORDER PROBE

Two men charged with IRA membership at Special Criminal Court

Aug 21st 2019, 10:50 PM 14,976 Views 0 Comments

They were arrested in connection with the discovery of a car bomb under a police officer’s car in Belfast in June.

'A splinter of a splinter of a splinter group': Officers suspect a handful of dissidents behind border bomb
# Explosion
# Explosion

'A splinter of a splinter of a splinter group': Officers suspect a handful of dissidents behind border bomb

Aug 21st 2019, 7:05 AM 10,416 Views 12 Comments

This has been the fifth dissident attack so far this year.

# belfast - Tuesday 20 August, 2019

Two men arrested in Dublin over discovery of bomb under PSNI officer's car
# Dublin
# Dublin

Two men arrested in Dublin over discovery of bomb under PSNI officer's car

Aug 20th 2019, 10:58 AM 16,957 Views 10 Comments

The viable device was found under the officer’s car on the grounds of a golf club in June.

# belfast - Saturday 10 August, 2019

Two men charged over stabbings near contentious Belfast bonfire
# New Lodge
# New Lodge

Two men charged over stabbings near contentious Belfast bonfire

Aug 10th 2019, 11:03 AM 9,522 Views 0 Comments

One of this stabbed was taken to hospital in a critical condition.

# belfast - Friday 9 August, 2019

Young man in critical condition after being stabbed near bonfire in Belfast
# Internment
# Internment

Young man in critical condition after being stabbed near bonfire in Belfast

Updated Aug 9th 2019, 10:15 AM 31,963 Views 54 Comments

A second man was also stabbed, and two men have been arrested.

# belfast - Wednesday 7 August, 2019

Family of murdered loyalist offer £10,000 reward for information
# John Boreland
# John Boreland

Family of murdered loyalist offer £10,000 reward for information

Aug 7th 2019, 9:24 AM 17,333 Views 21 Comments

John Boreland was shot dead in north Belfast on 7 August 2016.

# belfast - Tuesday 6 August, 2019

Unions remain hopeful jobs can be saved as iconic firm Harland and Wolff enters administration
# Belfast
# Belfast

Unions remain hopeful jobs can be saved as iconic firm Harland and Wolff enters administration

Aug 6th 2019, 10:51 PM 11,049 Views 24 Comments

The firm only needs to remain afloat for a few more days until a buyer is found, unions say.

Leo Varadkar to discuss business and Brexit during Northern Ireland visit
# Belfast
# Belfast

Leo Varadkar to discuss business and Brexit during Northern Ireland visit

Aug 6th 2019, 9:32 AM 8,534 Views 47 Comments

Varadkar will also take part in a debate this evening with politicians from both sides of the border.

# belfast - Sunday 4 August, 2019

Man charged following death of 70-year-old man hit by stolen car outside Belfast cemetery
# Whiterock
# Whiterock

Man charged following death of 70-year-old man hit by stolen car outside Belfast cemetery

Aug 4th 2019, 5:10 PM 14,485 Views 0 Comments

Two other men were seriously injured during the incident.

Big night for home hero Conlan as brilliant Belfast win moves him closer to world title shot
# Homecoming King
From The42
# Homecoming King

Big night for home hero Conlan as brilliant Belfast win moves him closer to world title shot

Aug 4th 2019, 10:10 AM 12,202 Views 12 Comments

The Belfast man went 12-0 after stopping Diego Alberto Ruiz at a sold-out Falls Park.

# belfast - Saturday 3 August, 2019

70-year-old man dies after stolen car is driven into crowd outside Belfast cemetery
# Whiterock Road
# Whiterock Road

70-year-old man dies after stolen car is driven into crowd outside Belfast cemetery

Updated Aug 3rd 2019, 7:31 PM 80,438 Views 31 Comments

One man has been arrested.

# belfast - Wednesday 31 July, 2019

Mary Lou McDonald says she told Boris Johnson 'to make sure he's not the DUP's gofer'
# Belfast
# Belfast

Mary Lou McDonald says she told Boris Johnson 'to make sure he's not the DUP's gofer'

Updated Jul 31st 2019, 1:00 PM 56,127 Views 131 Comments

DUP leader Arlene Foster said that Johnson told them “talk of a border poll is not something he’s interested in entertaining”.

# belfast - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

Mayor of Belfast: 'An Irish unity referendum is coming, and we must prepare for it'
# Cart Before The Horse
# Cart Before The Horse

Mayor of Belfast: 'An Irish unity referendum is coming, and we must prepare for it'

Updated Jul 23rd 2019, 9:37 PM 62,156 Views 84 Comments

Claire Hanna, SDLP MLA for South Belfast said calling for a poll now is ‘premature’.

# belfast - Saturday 13 July, 2019

Eight arrests made but Twelfth of July passes 'without major incident' in Northern Ireland
# The Twelfth
# The Twelfth

Eight arrests made but Twelfth of July passes 'without major incident' in Northern Ireland

Jul 13th 2019, 7:45 AM 15,596 Views 101 Comments

It comes after the emergency services experienced a much quieter 11 July than previous years.

# belfast - Friday 12 July, 2019

Petrol bombs thrown at police during Eleventh Night in Belfast
# 11 July
# 11 July

Petrol bombs thrown at police during Eleventh Night in Belfast

Updated Jul 12th 2019, 10:43 AM 39,020 Views 95 Comments

There was a major drop in callouts to bonfires in loyalist areas this year, fire service says.

# belfast - Thursday 11 July, 2019

Belfast City Council axes plan to remove bonfire after contractor pulls out
# 11 July
# 11 July

Belfast City Council axes plan to remove bonfire after contractor pulls out

Updated Jul 11th 2019, 5:36 PM 58,775 Views 162 Comments

The bonfires are lit in some loyalist areas on 11 July across Northern Ireland.

# belfast - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Loyalist bonfire organisers rebuild 11 July sites after council crackdown on hazardous materials
# 12 July
# 12 July

Loyalist bonfire organisers rebuild 11 July sites after council crackdown on hazardous materials

Jul 9th 2019, 9:20 AM 27,996 Views 49 Comments

Belfast City Council voted to remove tyres from a number of sites yesterday.

# belfast - Monday 1 July, 2019

11 arrested as part of money laundering investigation involving Chinese crime gangs
# Belfast
# Belfast

11 arrested as part of money laundering investigation involving Chinese crime gangs

Jul 1st 2019, 6:54 PM 22,052 Views 6 Comments

Six properties were searched by the PSNI across Belfast today.

# belfast - Saturday 22 June, 2019

Monaghan's Aaron McKenna moves to 8-0 with second round stoppage win in California
# Flying High
From The42
# Flying High

Monaghan's Aaron McKenna moves to 8-0 with second round stoppage win in California

Jun 22nd 2019, 11:02 AM 7,435 Views 7 Comments

The 19-year-old maintained his perfect record with a one-sided victory against Daniel Perales.

# belfast - Friday 21 June, 2019

Community shocked after two bodies found in house outside Belfast
# Dunmurry
# Dunmurry

Community shocked after two bodies found in house outside Belfast

Jun 21st 2019, 10:11 AM 15,493 Views 0 Comments

Police are investigating what they are describing as two sudden deaths.

# belfast - Friday 14 June, 2019

PSNI releases footage of cars used by terrorists to transport bomb to police officer's home
# Belfast
# Belfast

PSNI releases footage of cars used by terrorists to transport bomb to police officer's home

Jun 14th 2019, 7:21 PM 11,633 Views 15 Comments

On 1 June terrorists travelling in two cars planted a bomb under the car of a PSNI officer.

# belfast - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

Billy McKee - a founding member of the Provisional IRA - has died aged 97
# Belfast
# Belfast

Billy McKee - a founding member of the Provisional IRA - has died aged 97

Jun 12th 2019, 8:07 PM 28,045 Views 53 Comments

McKee always defended the worst atrocities of the IRA.

# belfast - Tuesday 11 June, 2019

Irish Rail criticised after Indian man and parents suffer racist abuse on Belfast to Dublin train
# Racism
# Racism

Irish Rail criticised after Indian man and parents suffer racist abuse on Belfast to Dublin train

Jun 11th 2019, 10:10 PM 33,172 Views 63 Comments

Prasun Bhattacharjee spoke to RTÉ’s Liveline yesterday about the incident.

# belfast - Sunday 9 June, 2019

Staff member injured after struggle with robbers who made off with cash from east Belfast shop
# PSNI
# PSNI

Staff member injured after struggle with robbers who made off with cash from east Belfast shop

Jun 9th 2019, 5:41 PM 10,037 Views 8 Comments

Police described the robbery as an “extremely traumatic ordeal”.

# belfast - Saturday 1 June, 2019

Bomb discovered underneath police officer's car at golf club in Belfast
# PSNI
# PSNI

Bomb discovered underneath police officer's car at golf club in Belfast

Jun 1st 2019, 7:43 PM 14,759 Views 24 Comments

It was discovered on the grounds of Shandon Park Golf Club where a tournament was being held.

# belfast - Thursday 23 May, 2019

Photos: George Best statue unveiled in Belfast
# Legend
# Legend

Photos: George Best statue unveiled in Belfast

May 23rd 2019, 9:03 AM 21,264 Views 54 Comments

Hundreds turned out for the unveiling of the statue for the Man Utd and Northern Ireland legend yesterday.