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# belfast - Saturday 12 January, 2019

'The circle of life' - Big day for three generations of Fultons as ever-rising Star chase history
# Family Fortunes
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# Family Fortunes

'The circle of life' - Big day for three generations of Fultons as ever-rising Star chase history

Jan 12th 2019, 8:15 AM 4,438 Views 0 Comments

Adrian is head coach, Danny is in the backroom team and 16-year-old sensation CJ will be on the court.

# belfast - Tuesday 8 January, 2019

Gardaí investigating Deirdre O'Flaherty disappearance begin excavation in Donegal
# Donegal
# Donegal

Gardaí investigating Deirdre O'Flaherty disappearance begin excavation in Donegal

Jan 8th 2019, 12:05 PM 26,607 Views 2 Comments

The 46-year-old woman went missing from her holiday home in Moville in January 2009.

# belfast - Sunday 6 January, 2019

Armed robber threatens to throw acid over shop worker
# Belfast
# Belfast

Armed robber threatens to throw acid over shop worker

Jan 6th 2019, 3:52 PM 7,753 Views 9 Comments

The incident occured at a commercial premises on Oldpark Road in north Belfast yesterday evening.

# belfast - Wednesday 26 December, 2018

Belfast police investigating after man stabbed in neck on Christmas Day
# Belfast
# Belfast

Belfast police investigating after man stabbed in neck on Christmas Day

Dec 26th 2018, 11:28 AM 6,058 Views 1 Comment

The PSNI said it was investigating the assault that took place in the Turf Lodge area of west Belfast yesterday morning at about 11am.

# belfast - Friday 21 December, 2018

'A reckless act': PSNI release photos of large improvised weapon found in west Belfast
# Belfast
# Belfast

'A reckless act': PSNI release photos of large improvised weapon found in west Belfast

Dec 21st 2018, 3:00 PM 19,011 Views 13 Comments

The device was found in the Upper Dunmurry Lane area of the city.

# belfast - Thursday 20 December, 2018

Two Belfast men jailed for 20 years for 'brutal, cold-blooded' murder of father-of-one
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Two Belfast men jailed for 20 years for 'brutal, cold-blooded' murder of father-of-one

Dec 20th 2018, 8:19 PM 10,325 Views 2 Comments

Stephen Carson was at home with his fiancée and nine-year-old son when the incident happened.

# belfast - Friday 7 December, 2018

Primark set to reopen at new location in Belfast tomorrow following major fire at former store
# Commonwealth House
# Commonwealth House

Primark set to reopen at new location in Belfast tomorrow following major fire at former store

Dec 7th 2018, 8:37 AM 14,125 Views 16 Comments

The retailer’s new outlet in Commonwealth House on Castle Street will open on 8 December.

# belfast - Thursday 6 December, 2018

Two men arrested in connection with fatal shooting of man outside Belfast school
# West Belfast
# West Belfast

Two men arrested in connection with fatal shooting of man outside Belfast school

Dec 6th 2018, 7:42 AM 7,718 Views 1 Comment

The shooting happened at around 3.15pm on Tuesday.

# belfast - Wednesday 28 November, 2018

Man pleads guilty to naming complainant in Belfast rape trial
# PSNI
# PSNI

Man pleads guilty to naming complainant in Belfast rape trial

Nov 28th 2018, 9:55 PM 34,660 Views 0 Comments

Sean McFarland was fined £300 for the offence.

# belfast - Saturday 24 November, 2018

Underwear had to be shown in Belfast rape trial, says Jackson's lawyer
# Courts
# Courts

Underwear had to be shown in Belfast rape trial, says Jackson's lawyer

Nov 24th 2018, 3:36 PM 36,186 Views 13 Comments

Using an alleged victim of sexual assault’s underwear as evidence has been questioned in recent weeks.

# belfast - Thursday 22 November, 2018

Belfast plane incident during takeoff could have been 'catastrophic'
# Plane Scary
# Plane Scary

Belfast plane incident during takeoff could have been 'catastrophic'

Nov 22nd 2018, 4:29 PM 48,220 Views 22 Comments

The Boeing 737 failed to accelerate at the necessary speed and struck an approach light on the runway.

# belfast - Wednesday 21 November, 2018

Man appears in Belfast court over Jennifer Dornan murder after being extradited
# Belfast
# Belfast

Man appears in Belfast court over Jennifer Dornan murder after being extradited

Nov 21st 2018, 6:07 PM 11,501 Views 0 Comments

He was extradited from the Republic of Ireland earlier today.

'A cruel blow' before Christmas: Bombardier to cut almost 500 jobs in North
# Belfast
# Belfast

'A cruel blow' before Christmas: Bombardier to cut almost 500 jobs in North

Nov 21st 2018, 12:55 PM 19,473 Views 32 Comments

The figure represents more than 10% of the firm’s total workforce in the North.

# belfast - Sunday 18 November, 2018

Convicted murderer who fled custody on Thursday arrested in Belfast
# Day Release
# Day Release

Convicted murderer who fled custody on Thursday arrested in Belfast

Nov 18th 2018, 1:55 PM 16,268 Views 6 Comments

Samuel McKinley has fled from custody on more than one occasion.

# belfast - Saturday 17 November, 2018

Families of bombing victims say they have 'damning proof' police lied about it being 'an IRA own-goal'
# McGurk's Bar
# McGurk's Bar

Families of bombing victims say they have 'damning proof' police lied about it being 'an IRA own-goal'

Nov 17th 2018, 6:00 AM 23,094 Views 0 Comments

Fifteen people were killed in the UVF attack on McGurk’s Bar in Belfast in 1971.

# belfast - Friday 16 November, 2018

Weapons believed to belong to the New IRA explode in back garden boiler fire
# West Belfast
# West Belfast

Weapons believed to belong to the New IRA explode in back garden boiler fire

Nov 16th 2018, 3:13 PM 27,607 Views 26 Comments

“This is simply reckless and shows a total disregard for the safety of the local residents.”

# belfast - Thursday 8 November, 2018

'It's good to have him back' - Apologetic Kyle Lafferty returns to Northern Ireland squad for Dublin friendy
# Back In Action
From The42
# Back In Action

'It's good to have him back' - Apologetic Kyle Lafferty returns to Northern Ireland squad for Dublin friendy

Nov 8th 2018, 3:41 PM 4,145 Views 2 Comments

Michael O’Neill’s men take on Ireland next Thursday before rounding off their Nations League campaign against Austria.

# belfast - Tuesday 6 November, 2018

Police issue fresh appeal for information on murder of missing Belfast woman
# Saoirse Smyth
# Saoirse Smyth

Police issue fresh appeal for information on murder of missing Belfast woman

Nov 6th 2018, 10:17 PM 13,241 Views 1 Comment

Saoirse Smyth (28) was last seen on 11 April 2017.

# belfast - Thursday 1 November, 2018

Belfast's Windsor Park in the running to host Uefa Super Cup
# Bidding Process
From The42
# Bidding Process

Belfast's Windsor Park in the running to host Uefa Super Cup

Nov 1st 2018, 11:48 AM 4,217 Views 3 Comments

The Irish FA has lodged a bid to stage the 2021 edition of the fixture between the Champions League and Europa League winners.

# belfast - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

Karen Bradley 'actively considering' external mediator to restore NI powersharing talks
# Deadlock
# Deadlock

Karen Bradley 'actively considering' external mediator to restore NI powersharing talks

Oct 31st 2018, 5:13 PM 9,594 Views 30 Comments

Northern Ireland powersharing collapsed in January 2017 following the DUP’s and Sinn Féin’s failure to agree on a number of issues.

# belfast - Saturday 27 October, 2018

Police appeal for witnesses after explosive device found in garden in Belfast
# St James Mews
# St James Mews

Police appeal for witnesses after explosive device found in garden in Belfast

Oct 27th 2018, 2:30 PM 3,720 Views 0 Comments

Police received reports yesterday that a “suspicious object” had been discovered in St James Mews.

# belfast - Monday 22 October, 2018

Belfast man jailed for leaving neighbour's dead body in her home for two years and buying pizza with her bank card
# Unlawful
# Unlawful

Belfast man jailed for leaving neighbour's dead body in her home for two years and buying pizza with her bank card

Oct 22nd 2018, 2:13 PM 49,350 Views 33 Comments

Robert Sharkey was handed a two-year sentence at Belfast Crown Court.

Bus Éireann charges almost double what NI company does for the exact same Dublin-Belfast service
# Price Difference
# Price Difference

Bus Éireann charges almost double what NI company does for the exact same Dublin-Belfast service

Oct 22nd 2018, 12:05 AM 42,518 Views 68 Comments

Translink and Bus Éireann both share operations of the Dublin to Belfast X1 and X2A bus service.

# belfast - Saturday 20 October, 2018

Modern slavery human trafficking unit arrests woman in Belfast for controlling prostitution
# PSNI
# PSNI

Modern slavery human trafficking unit arrests woman in Belfast for controlling prostitution

Oct 20th 2018, 3:01 PM 13,382 Views 14 Comments

The PSNI said the 35-year-old woman is helping police with their inquiries.

# belfast - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

Gay cake case: How the court tried to reach a fair balance between competing rights
# Opinion
# Opinion

Gay cake case: How the court tried to reach a fair balance between competing rights

Oct 17th 2018, 7:00 AM 16,198 Views 45 Comments

There has been much debate and anger, some of it stemming from a misunderstanding of the Supreme Court decision, writes Aoife McMahon.

# belfast - Thursday 11 October, 2018

Kylie Minogue has rescheduled her Irish gigs for early December
# Lucky Lucky Lucky
# Lucky Lucky Lucky

Kylie Minogue has rescheduled her Irish gigs for early December

Oct 11th 2018, 9:22 AM 12,812 Views 14 Comments

The singer cancelled her Dublin and Belfast gigs last Sunday due to a throat infection.

# belfast - Wednesday 10 October, 2018

UK Supreme Court backs bakers who refused to make 'support gay marriage' cake
# Belfast
# Belfast

UK Supreme Court backs bakers who refused to make 'support gay marriage' cake

Updated Oct 10th 2018, 10:09 AM 60,850 Views 224 Comments

Bakery owners Daniel and Amy McArthur refused to bake the cake with a pro-same-sex marriage slogan on it.

# belfast - Sunday 7 October, 2018

Kylie Minogue cancels Dublin and Belfast concerts due to throat infection
# Cancelled
# Cancelled

Kylie Minogue cancels Dublin and Belfast concerts due to throat infection

Oct 7th 2018, 2:31 PM 33,652 Views 40 Comments

She was due to perform in Dublin’s 3Arena tonight and Belfast’s SSE Arena tomorrow night.

Belfast to Liverpool ferry evacuated amid fears of 'device' on board
# False Alarm
# False Alarm

Belfast to Liverpool ferry evacuated amid fears of 'device' on board

Oct 7th 2018, 9:15 AM 10,679 Views 4 Comments

The PSNI carried out a search of the ferry and said no device was found.

# belfast - Saturday 6 October, 2018

Appeal after reports of Belfast robbery involving two hammer-wielding Halloween masked men
# Shankill Road
# Shankill Road

Appeal after reports of Belfast robbery involving two hammer-wielding Halloween masked men

Oct 6th 2018, 2:09 PM 6,078 Views 4 Comments

The PSNI received reports of the robbery on the Shankill Road, Belfast at around 9.55am this morning.

# belfast - Monday 1 October, 2018

Families of two men shot dead on Bloody Sunday awarded £700k
# Damages
# Damages

Families of two men shot dead on Bloody Sunday awarded £700k

Oct 1st 2018, 9:16 PM 12,798 Views 0 Comments

Families of the victims have been bringing cases against the Ministry of Defence over the events of 30 January 1972.

# belfast - Friday 28 September, 2018

Two arrested in connection with terrorist activities in Belfast
# Serious Crime
# Serious Crime

Two arrested in connection with terrorist activities in Belfast

Sep 28th 2018, 11:51 AM 12,242 Views 15 Comments

The PSNI said it will continue to target all those involved in paramilitary activity.

# belfast - Thursday 20 September, 2018

Heading out for Culture Night? Here's what's on in the North
# Culture Guide
# Culture Guide

Heading out for Culture Night? Here's what's on in the North

Sep 20th 2018, 8:00 PM 5,829 Views 6 Comments

Culture Night is tomorrow and with everything from researching your name to retro gaming there’s something for everyone in the North.

# belfast - Saturday 15 September, 2018

Man in critical condition after Belfast shooting
# New Lodge
# New Lodge

Man in critical condition after Belfast shooting

Sep 15th 2018, 1:44 PM 8,430 Views 3 Comments

The PSNI have appealed for witnesses to come forward.

# belfast - Thursday 13 September, 2018

Belfast City Council intervenes after hundreds queue outside City Hall for free doughnut giveaway
# Oh Nuts
# Oh Nuts

Belfast City Council intervenes after hundreds queue outside City Hall for free doughnut giveaway

Sep 13th 2018, 10:36 PM 32,122 Views 33 Comments

US chain Krispy Kreme had 7,000 boxes of doughnuts to give away, before they were stopped by council officials.

# belfast - Friday 7 September, 2018

Primark says staff from store destroyed by fire will be paid until end of year
# Belfast
# Belfast

Primark says staff from store destroyed by fire will be paid until end of year

Sep 7th 2018, 2:15 PM 15,817 Views 20 Comments

The company plans to allocate workers to other stores.

# belfast - Thursday 6 September, 2018

Groundbreaking new cancer treatment discovered by Belfast researchers
# Queen's University
# Queen's University

Groundbreaking new cancer treatment discovered by Belfast researchers

Sep 6th 2018, 2:43 PM 29,528 Views 24 Comments

The process uses the aggressive nature of cancer cells against them.

# belfast - Wednesday 5 September, 2018

4 events for... art lovers looking for a visual feast

4 events for... art lovers looking for a visual feast

Sep 5th 2018, 4:26 PM 342 Views 0 Comments

Paintings, textiles, and paper obelisks. All your art needs met across the country.

# belfast - Tuesday 4 September, 2018

Primark says staff from store destroyed by fire will be paid next week
# Belfast
# Belfast

Primark says staff from store destroyed by fire will be paid next week

Sep 4th 2018, 10:41 PM 22,506 Views 14 Comments

The news comes after management met with hundreds of staff from the store.

# belfast - Friday 31 August, 2018

Two men arrested over theft of Loughinisland massacre documents
# Belfast
# Belfast

Two men arrested over theft of Loughinisland massacre documents

Aug 31st 2018, 11:41 AM 15,271 Views 21 Comments

The inquiry centres on the theft of sensitive material which was used in a documentary film re-examining the 1994 murders.