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# mla - Wednesday 16 October, 2019

Varadkar says need for MLAs to declare as nationalist, unionist or other should be removed
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Varadkar says need for MLAs to declare as nationalist, unionist or other should be removed

Oct 16th 2019, 5:53 PM 20,577 Views 26 Comments

He added he believes the GFA should be reformed to change the controversial petition of concern.

# mla - Tuesday 20 August, 2019

Police launch murder investigation after man shot dead in Co Down
# Waringstown
# Waringstown

Police launch murder investigation after man shot dead in Co Down

Aug 20th 2019, 7:19 AM 10,196 Views 0 Comments

The man’s body was discovered in a car in the Main Street area of the village just before 9pm.

# mla - 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 62,174 Views 84 Comments

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

# mla - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Now the 'curry my yoghurt' MP has been barred from speaking in Stormont...
# Can Cola Coalyer
# Can Cola Coalyer

Now the 'curry my yoghurt' MP has been barred from speaking in Stormont...

Nov 4th 2014, 4:57 PM 16,129 Views 75 Comments

… but only for today, and he wasn’t there.

# mla - Monday 3 February, 2014

Unionist MLA hit his wife, not police - report
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Unionist MLA hit his wife, not police - report

Feb 3rd 2014, 8:45 PM 12,767 Views 27 Comments

Michael Copeland’s wife was struck during a protest in August, but reports say that PSNI footage shows him delivering the blow accidentally.

# mla - Monday 16 September, 2013

Over thirty arrested across Northern Ireland in major child abuse investigation
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Over thirty arrested across Northern Ireland in major child abuse investigation

Sep 16th 2013, 5:17 PM 7,999 Views 35 Comments

22 victims, aged between 13 and 18, have been identified following a review of cases of young people who went missing from the care system.

# mla - Thursday 22 August, 2013

DUP councillor in court over Republican parade Facebook comments
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

DUP councillor in court over Republican parade Facebook comments

Aug 22nd 2013, 4:59 PM 8,220 Views 94 Comments

Ruth Patterson is contesting the charge of sending a “grossly offensive” electronic message.

# mla - Tuesday 23 July, 2013

McGuinness calls for justice for Bethany Home survivors
# Survivors
# Survivors

McGuinness calls for justice for Bethany Home survivors

Jul 23rd 2013, 7:30 AM 3,456 Views 52 Comments

The men and women, who say they were neglected while in the care of the home, met with the North’s Deputy First Minister yesterday.

# mla - Monday 31 December, 2012

Martin McGuinness resigns as MP
# Resignation
# Resignation

Martin McGuinness resigns as MP

Dec 31st 2012, 10:00 AM 14,880 Views 87 Comments

McGuinness said his move follows his party’s plans to phase out double-jobbing.

# mla - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

Alliance Party: "This was an attempt to kill police officers"
# Violence
# Violence

Alliance Party: "This was an attempt to kill police officers"

Dec 11th 2012, 7:34 AM 5,718 Views 31 Comments

A gang of 15 men attacked an unmarked police car opposite the offices of an Alliance Party MP last night, as violence worsens in Belfast.

# mla - Thursday 5 April, 2012

SF politician runs up £16k bill on printer toner cartridges (yes, again)
# Inkgate 2
# Inkgate 2

SF politician runs up £16k bill on printer toner cartridges (yes, again)

Apr 5th 2012, 3:52 PM 6,297 Views 100 Comments

Sinn Féin MLA Pat Doherty ran up a bill of almost €20,000 on printer toner cartridges in two and a half years at Stormont.

# mla - Friday 27 May, 2011

Ratko Mladic ruled fit to stand trial for war crimes by Serbian judge
# Mladic
# Mladic

Ratko Mladic ruled fit to stand trial for war crimes by Serbian judge

May 27th 2011, 1:30 PM 253 Views 0 Comments

The judge has ruled that Mladic can stand trial for war crimes at The Hague in the Netherlands.