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#Martin McGuinness

# martin-mcguinness - Sunday 30 December, 2012

'A logistical, logarithmic progression' : The year in 46 quotes Review 2012 This post contains images

'A logistical, logarithmic progression' : The year in 46 quotes

“It’s clear that people are pissed off with us as a government” and 45 other quotes that tell the story of 2012.

# martin-mcguinness - Tuesday 25 December, 2012

From The Daily Edge 8 of the weirdest meetings of 2012 Odd Couples This post contains videos

8 of the weirdest meetings of 2012

From Lady Gaga hanging out with Julian Assange to Tupac Shakur’s Coachella performance, here’s our shortlist of the stranger celebrity and political encounters of the year.

# martin-mcguinness - Saturday 8 December, 2012

Video: Three due in court amid calls for calm following Belfast violence Belfast This post contains videos

Video: Three due in court amid calls for calm following Belfast violence

Three young men will appear in court as the violence over the restricting of the flying of the Union flag at Belfast city hall continues.

# martin-mcguinness - Friday 7 December, 2012

Hillary Clinton condemns recent violence in Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland’s leaders paid tribute to Clinton and her husband for their help building peace in the province.

# martin-mcguinness - Sunday 2 December, 2012

Facing the past: artist ‘honoured’ to have Adams portrait hung in London gallery Art

Facing the past: artist ‘honoured’ to have Adams portrait hung in London gallery

Conrad Atkinson reflects on his experience of visiting Northern Ireland during the Troubles, the peace process, and how his painting of the Sinn Féin leader will soon hang in London’s National Portrait Gallery.

# martin-mcguinness - Friday 9 November, 2012

Taoiseach and Tánaiste to attend Remembrance Day ceremonies

Kenny will participate in a service in Eniskillen while the Tánaiste is due to lay a wreath at the Cenotaph in Belfast.

# martin-mcguinness - Saturday 27 October, 2012

One year after #Aras11, where are the failed presidential candidates now?

One wrote a book, one went on tour, one went back up the North and one went to Strasbourg. Here’s what Seán, Martin, Gay, David, Dana and Mary did next.

# martin-mcguinness - Sunday 22 July, 2012

Nauseating and conspiracies: The week in quotes Said And Done This post contains images

Nauseating and conspiracies: The week in quotes

“I think throwing out conspiracies like a man standing at the bar in a pub is quite unacceptable.”

# martin-mcguinness - Thursday 19 July, 2012

Martin McGuinness disagrees with 'perverse' Michaela trial verdict

The North’s deputy first minister is meeting with the Mauritian high commissioner in London today to discuss the case.

# martin-mcguinness - Friday 13 July, 2012

Greeting from McCrea shows how far we've come - McGuinness

Northern Ireland’s Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness has told an American website the importance of a recent “hello” from the hardline unionist.

Slain soldier Paddy Kelly to be given posthumous honour

Pte Kelly’s family will accept the Military Star, 29 years after his death in a shoot-out with the Provisional IRA.

# martin-mcguinness - Sunday 1 July, 2012

The Evening Fix: Sunday

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

McGuinness dismisses report of IRA apology

Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness has said that if anyone is going to apologise, then everyone should do it together – including the British government.

# martin-mcguinness - Saturday 30 June, 2012

From The Daily Edge Here is the week's news... skewed Not The News

Here is the week's news... skewed

BREAKING via The Mire wire: The Government stands up to itself over the Croke Park Agreement; household charge to be used for floods; and new e-voting machines on the way…

# martin-mcguinness - Friday 29 June, 2012

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things you need to know this morning…

McGuinness says Queen handshake can prompt ‘new relationship’ with Britain

…but the Sinn Féin Deputy First Minister says Britain must acknowledge “its role as a combatant” in the North.

# martin-mcguinness - Thursday 28 June, 2012

Poll: Does Martin McGuinness's handshake with the Queen matter? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Does Martin McGuinness's handshake with the Queen matter?

The meeting has been widely hailed as historic. But what do you think?

'My goodness, McGuinness!': How the world saw the historic handshake Handshake This post contains images

'My goodness, McGuinness!': How the world saw the historic handshake

The handshake went as planned – but how did it go down with those watching? Here are the headlines…

# martin-mcguinness - Wednesday 27 June, 2012

'I'm still a Republican': The body language surrounding the historic handshake The Handshake This post contains videos

'I'm still a Republican': The body language surrounding the historic handshake

No bowing but plenty of smiles. We analyse the body language of this afternoon’s historic handshake in Belfast.

Pics: Martin McGuinness meets and shakes hands with Queen Elizabeth II Peace Process This post contains images

Pics: Martin McGuinness meets and shakes hands with Queen Elizabeth II

The meeting is a historic and symbolic moment in the North’s peace process.

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things you need to know this morning…

Queen to meet McGuinness in Belfast – but still no decision on handshake photo

Martin McGuinness will meet the Queen at a charity event in Belfast – but there’s still no confirmation on whether a photographer will capture it.

# martin-mcguinness - Tuesday 26 June, 2012

No decision on photo of Queen-McGuinness handshake

A spokesperson for the UK government has said that arrangements for the historic meeting have still not been finalised.

Queen Elizabeth arrives in Northern Ireland for two-day Jubilee visit

The Queen and Prince Philip will visit Enniskillen today and Belfast tomorrow, when she will meet Martin McGuinness.

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things you need to know this morning…

# martin-mcguinness - Friday 22 June, 2012

McGuinness meeting with Queen 'a major challenge for Republicans' - Adams

The Sinn Féin president acknowledged the enormity of next week’s planned meeting between Martin McGuinness and Queen Elizabeth next week.

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

In full: Gerry Adams statement on decision for McGuinness to meet Queen

The Sinn Féin’s president’s full statement announcing the decision that will see a historic first in the Northern Ireland peace process.

Sinn Féin's Martin McGuinness to meet Queen Elizabeth

McGuinness is to meet Queen Elizabeth II and shake hands with the monarch in a historic first in the North’s peace process next week.

Column: What we're seeing is a charade - Sinn Féin's decision is already made

Will Martin McGuinness meet the Queen? The real question is who the party wants to represent, writes David McCann.

Poll: Should Martin McGuinness shake hands with the Queen? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should Martin McGuinness shake hands with the Queen?

Sinn Féin is expected to decide today whether McGuinness should make history by greeting the UK monarch. So what do you think?

SF leaders to discuss potential McGuinness meeting with Queen Elizabeth

The party’s Ard Comhairle will meet in Dublin this morning to discuss a potential meeting to coincide with the Jubilee.

# martin-mcguinness - Friday 15 June, 2012

Economy and cooperation topping agenda at Farmleigh meeting

The North South Ministerial Council meets in Dublin today to discuss issues of joint concern.

# martin-mcguinness - Monday 11 June, 2012

McGuinness to inherit Adams’ old British title under SF reorganisation

Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness will become the new Crown Steward and Bailiff of the Manor of Northstead.

# martin-mcguinness - Sunday 27 May, 2012

Lunatics and a reunited Ireland: The week in quotes Said And Done This post contains images

Lunatics and a reunited Ireland: The week in quotes

“I honestly think it is damaging the national psyche.”

# martin-mcguinness - Saturday 26 May, 2012

'The war is over': McGuinness offers to meet dissident republicans

Elsewhere, the party’s Ard Fheis in Killarney has heard speeches on the economy and emigration as it prepares to hear from president Gerry Adams later this evening.

# martin-mcguinness - Friday 25 May, 2012

McGuinness urges republican dialogue with unionists

“Ireland as a nation can only truly prosper if we are at peace with ourselves as a people,” McGuinness said at the Sinn Féin Ard Fheis.

# martin-mcguinness - Friday 16 March, 2012

The Daily Fix: Friday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Friday

Your essential round-up of all today’s news, including George Clooney’s arrest, an optimistic Michael Noonan and all things St Patrick’s.

Sinn Féin: ‘Bogus tweet’ was nothing to do with party or McGuinness campaign

The Green Party has called on Sinn Féin to explain its role in the now infamous tweet read out on the Frontline presidential debate last year.

# martin-mcguinness - Sunday 11 March, 2012

McGuinness blames Gallagher's undoing on 'lack of credibility' - and not RTÉ

Commentators and candidates should respect the democratic decision of the electorate, said the Sinn Féin politician.