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# north-of-the-border - Thursday 13 January, 2022

Jacob Rees-Mogg accused of weakening Scottish union after 'lightweight' TV insult
# North Of The Border
# North Of The Border

Jacob Rees-Mogg accused of weakening Scottish union after 'lightweight' TV insult

Jan 13th 2022, 5:34 PM 41,982 Views 23 Comments

Rees-Mogg made disparaging remarks about Scottish Conservative leader Douglas Ross.

# north-of-the-border - Friday 8 October, 2021

Taoiseach, Paul Givan and Michelle O'Neill all sing from the same hymn sheet on climate change
# All Island Consensus
# All Island Consensus

Taoiseach, Paul Givan and Michelle O'Neill all sing from the same hymn sheet on climate change

Updated Oct 8th 2021, 2:17 PM 13,247 Views 15 Comments

He will meet with First Minister Paul Givan and deputy First Minister Michelle O’Neill.

# north-of-the-border - Thursday 15 April, 2021

Northern Ireland: Hairdressers to reopen from next Friday, indoor pubs & restaurants from 24 May
# Stormont
# Stormont

Northern Ireland: Hairdressers to reopen from next Friday, indoor pubs & restaurants from 24 May

Updated Apr 15th 2021, 7:52 PM 96,831 Views 66 Comments
  • The executive has signed off on a plan with three key relaxation dates - 23 April, 30 April and 24 May.
  • Northern Ireland marked reaching one million Covid-19 vaccines last weekend.
  • Yesterday, Health Minister Robin Swann said the “scales are tipping” in favour of accelerating the pace of the exit from lockdown.

# north-of-the-border - Tuesday 14 January, 2020

'Scotland will decide': Nicola Sturgeon bites back as Boris Johnson rejects independence vote
# North Of The Border
# North Of The Border

'Scotland will decide': Nicola Sturgeon bites back as Boris Johnson rejects independence vote

Jan 14th 2020, 2:25 PM 31,543 Views 45 Comments

The two leaders of their respective governments traded statements online today.

# north-of-the-border - Monday 13 March, 2017

Poll: Should Scotland hold another referendum on independence from the UK?
# Indyref 2
# Indyref 2

Poll: Should Scotland hold another referendum on independence from the UK?

Mar 13th 2017, 8:32 PM 31,667 Views 143 Comments

Has Brexit changed the game that much?

# north-of-the-border - Sunday 5 February, 2017

The 32-county People Before Profit and why it's anti-austerity and pro-Brexit
# North Of The Border
# North Of The Border

The 32-county People Before Profit and why it's anti-austerity and pro-Brexit

Feb 5th 2017, 7:00 AM 13,959 Views 125 Comments

The party has two representatives in Stormont.

# north-of-the-border - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

Belfast City Council votes in favour of same-sex marriage
# Following Suit
# Following Suit

Belfast City Council votes in favour of same-sex marriage

Jun 3rd 2015, 12:14 PM 12,901 Views 59 Comments

The vote went 38 in favour, 13 against with two abstentions.

# north-of-the-border - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Could Belfast be the answer to your property woes?
# North Of The Border
# North Of The Border

Could Belfast be the answer to your property woes?

Jan 15th 2015, 11:46 AM 4,397 Views 1 Comment

The property market in Northern Ireland’s first city is set for growth in 2015.

# north-of-the-border - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

Yanks and Canucks in a stir as Burger King buys Tim Hortons for €7.5bn
# Whopper Deal
# Whopper Deal

Yanks and Canucks in a stir as Burger King buys Tim Hortons for €7.5bn

Aug 26th 2014, 3:13 PM 15,673 Views 40 Comments

Tim Hortons is a Canadian institution but is being bought mainly for tax reasons.

# north-of-the-border - Saturday 24 May, 2014

Meanwhile in Northern Ireland, Sinn Féin and DUP are still the big two
# Election 2014
# Election 2014

Meanwhile in Northern Ireland, Sinn Féin and DUP are still the big two

May 24th 2014, 12:25 PM 5,813 Views 39 Comments

They haven’t raced ahead however.