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# ni - Thursday 30 July, 2020

Covid-19 contact tracing app launches in Northern Ireland

The app is called Stop Covid NI.

# ni - Sunday 7 June, 2020

Arlene Foster says she fears Brexit trade talks ‘are not going particularly well’

The NI First Minister said she wants to see a trade deal agreed.

# ni - Tuesday 2 June, 2020

NI parties deadlocked over whether to extend Brexit transition period

The idea was backed by Sinn Féin and the Alliance Party, but opposed by the DUP and UUP.

# ni - Monday 4 May, 2020

Michelle O'Neill questions logic of setting dates for Covid-19 recovery plan

Arlene Foster also confirmed that the NI Executive was not informed of the details of the Irish government’s Covid-19 road map.

# ni - Saturday 29 February, 2020

Three people killed in serious road crash in Co. Louth

The crash happened near the border at Carrickcarnon.

# ni - Monday 25 November, 2019

NI-born woman lodges Court of Appeal challenge to British citizenship ruling

Emma DeSouza’s legal team submitted papers to the Court of Appeal in Belfast to challenge a citizenship ruling from October.

# ni - Wednesday 23 October, 2019

Woman prosecuted in Northern Ireland for buying abortion pills acquitted after change in law

“For the first time in six years, I can go back to being the mother I was,” she said.

# ni - Tuesday 8 October, 2019

Abortion guidance for Northern Ireland published by UK government Ni

Abortion guidance for Northern Ireland published by UK government

The abortion law won’t change later this month if the NI Executive is restored by 21 October.

# ni - Thursday 8 March, 2018

Northern Ireland budget to include £410 million from DUP deal with Conservatives

The budget also sets out £80 million in support of immediate health and education pressure.

# ni - Monday 19 December, 2016

Arlene Foster survives no confidence vote - but Sinn Féin plan another for New Year

Arlene Foster has repeatedly refused to resign – saying that the scheme was not her responsibility.

# ni - Saturday 23 April, 2016

From The Daily Edge 17 headlines that could only happen in Northern Ireland Norn Iron

# ni - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

Martin McGuinness told us why he can get on with just about anybody Party With Marty This post contains videos

Martin McGuinness told us why he can get on with just about anybody

Sinn Féin’s Deputy First Minister thinks he’ll “get on okay” with Peter Robinson’s expected successor.

# ni - Saturday 8 November, 2014

Carjacking: Driver "badly shaken" after 4x4 rammed by gang's car

The Nissan Terrano was rammed in the rear by another car. The gang sped off, leaving the occupants of the 4×4 by the roadside.

# ni - Friday 8 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge British police raid village pub in search of 'Holy Grail' Ni

British police raid village pub in search of 'Holy Grail'

*Indiana Jones theme plays*

# ni - Friday 18 April, 2014

Column: Will our new cordial partnership with Britain trickle down to NI's day-to-day politics?

The flags and parades-related violence undermine the relatively widespread perception that Northern Ireland’s peace process is a ‘completed’ one.

# ni - Friday 3 January, 2014

Thatcher considered redrawing NI border to move Catholic areas south

The plan was revealed by British state papers released under the 30 year rule.

# ni - Saturday 28 December, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Saturday

Everyone’s been talking about the garda siege in Sligo, the aftermath of the storm and some bizarre revelations from the 1983 State Papers.

# ni - Thursday 18 July, 2013

Parades Commission tells Orange Order: You can't march through Ardoyne

In a decision announced this evening, the Commission said it had received no representations from unionists ahead of Saturday’s march.

# ni - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

Kenny: Families of the Disappeared have suffered enough

The Taoiseach met with families of some of the Disappeared, and has called for information from the public about the victims’ whereabouts.

# ni - Monday 17 June, 2013

'Protest is a good thing' say PSNI but Turkey unrest could mean smaller demos at G8 G8

'Protest is a good thing' say PSNI but Turkey unrest could mean smaller demos at G8

The PSNI have said initial indications are that there will not be large numbers of protesters descending on the summit at Lough Erne today.

# ni - Tuesday 21 May, 2013

Four men sent to prison for blackmailing couple in NI

A senior PSNI officer said blackmail can be a “difficult crime to combat”.

# ni - Wednesday 17 April, 2013

Men arrested in Antrim over dissident republican activity

The men, aged 20 and 35, were taken in for questioning this morning.

# ni - Sunday 18 November, 2012

Man armed with knife robs off licence

The PSNI are seeking information on the incident, which took place in Ballynahinch last night.

# ni - Monday 3 September, 2012

47 PSNI officers injured during parade protest

The PSNI’s Chief Supt George Clark said he was “both angry and sad” that his officers were subjected to “such significant attack”.

# ni - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

Viable pipe bomb device found in Antrim

Residents had to leave their homes during a security alert in Mallusk Gardens today.

# ni - Monday 30 July, 2012

Appeal after masked men hijack car

Police in Lisburn are appealing for information after a car was hijacked by two masked males in Belfast last night.

# ni - Thursday 8 March, 2012

Double shooting in Derry

Two men were injured in a double shooting in Co Derry’s Bogside area last night. Their injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.

# ni - Monday 20 February, 2012

From The42 Michael O'Neill coaxes Hughes out of retirement for first game in charge Due North

Michael O'Neill coaxes Hughes out of retirement for first game in charge

Young Newcastle man Shane Ferguson is also featured in Northern Ireland panel to face Norway next week.

# ni - Friday 16 December, 2011

Police investigate serious sexual assault

A woman was assaulted by an unknown male in an alley in Derry in the early hours of yesterday morning, police in Northern Ireland say.

# ni - Tuesday 29 November, 2011

Five arrests over assault that left man in vegetative state

The four men and one woman were arrested in connection with an assault on Paul McCauley, who was attacked after a barbeque in 2006.

# ni - Wednesday 17 August, 2011

Police investigating Armagh murder seek driver of Vauxhall Vectra

The police are investigating the murder of Marc Williamson, who was stabbed on Sunday morning in Portadown.