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Dublin: 18°C Tuesday 9 August 2022

#Nothern Ireland

# nothern-ireland - Tuesday 21 June, 2022

Ireland could be ‘semi-detached’ from single market over Protocol Bill, warns Bertie Ahern
# NI Protocol
# NI Protocol

Ireland could be ‘semi-detached’ from single market over Protocol Bill, warns Bertie Ahern

Jun 21st 2022, 7:54 PM 31,239 Views 58 Comments

The scenario is a “step or two nearer” following the publication of UK legislation, the former Taoiseach said.

# nothern-ireland - Tuesday 12 October, 2021

David Frost says UK will submit new NI Protocol proposal to the EU
# David Frost
# David Frost

David Frost says UK will submit new NI Protocol proposal to the EU

Updated Oct 12th 2021, 5:15 PM 27,357 Views 56 Comments

David Frost took aim at the oversight of the European Courts of Justice over trading arrangements in Northern Ireland.

# nothern-ireland - Thursday 15 July, 2021

Anger over UK government’s plan to ban Troubles prosecutions continues to grow
# Nothern Ireland
# Nothern Ireland

Anger over UK government’s plan to ban Troubles prosecutions continues to grow

Jul 15th 2021, 6:49 PM 13,038 Views 22 Comments

A former chief constable said the plans for a statute of limitations did not sit comfortably with him.

# nothern-ireland - Thursday 6 May, 2021

Politicians condemn plan to prevent prosecution of NI veterans
# Nothern Ireland
# Nothern Ireland

Politicians condemn plan to prevent prosecution of NI veterans

Updated May 6th 2021, 1:30 PM 21,750 Views 46 Comments

Reports suggest the UK government is set to introduce a statute of limitations on prosecutions for conflict crimes that occurred pre-1998.

# nothern-ireland - Thursday 4 March, 2021

NI Protocol issues can be resolved with goodwill and common sense, Boris Johnson says
# Northern Protocol
# Northern Protocol

NI Protocol issues can be resolved with goodwill and common sense, Boris Johnson says

Updated Mar 4th 2021, 8:27 PM 64,795 Views 88 Comments

Loyalist paramilitaries in NI have said they are withdrawing their support for the GFA.

# nothern-ireland - Tuesday 18 February, 2020

Keep cups not used on cross-border train due to risk of 'sinister activity' such as poisonings, said catering manager
# Irish Rail
# Irish Rail

Keep cups not used on cross-border train due to risk of 'sinister activity' such as poisonings, said catering manager

Feb 18th 2020, 12:05 AM 49,895 Views 63 Comments

An ‘anarchist’ could do ‘something terrible’ to a reusable cup before handing it to staff, the catering manager said.

# nothern-ireland - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

If Trump visits Ireland, Leo would like to show him the border with Northern Ireland
# Invite Still Stands
# Invite Still Stands

If Trump visits Ireland, Leo would like to show him the border with Northern Ireland

Mar 14th 2018, 4:50 PM 10,378 Views 58 Comments

Leo Varadkar says the invite to Donald Trump to visit Ireland is still open.

# nothern-ireland - Thursday 19 November, 2015

Man (40s) shot in the head in west Belfast
# Arrests
# Arrests

Man (40s) shot in the head in west Belfast

Nov 19th 2015, 1:32 PM 9,272 Views 12 Comments

Two men have been arrested in connection with the attack.

# nothern-ireland - Sunday 22 March, 2015

Pics: Why was this intricate wooden temple deliberately burned to the ground in Derry?
# Burning Man
# Burning Man

Pics: Why was this intricate wooden temple deliberately burned to the ground in Derry?

Mar 22nd 2015, 11:36 AM 15,701 Views 28 Comments

And deliberately?

# nothern-ireland - Saturday 16 August, 2014

Sectarian graffiti daubed on two churches
# Hate Crimes
# Hate Crimes

Sectarian graffiti daubed on two churches

Aug 16th 2014, 4:43 PM 11,053 Views 14 Comments

The PSNI says it is investigating whether the two attacks are linked.

# nothern-ireland - Monday 23 December, 2013

# nothern-ireland - Monday 16 December, 2013

Man struck in the face during armed robbery in Co Down
# Raid
# Raid

Man struck in the face during armed robbery in Co Down

Dec 16th 2013, 10:59 AM 2,707 Views 0 Comments

Three masked men entered a flat in Castlewellan in the early hours of this morning and took a quantity of cash.

# nothern-ireland - Tuesday 22 October, 2013

Same-sex adoption in NI has moved closer today after a Supreme Court ruling
# Same-sex Adoption
# Same-sex Adoption

Same-sex adoption in NI has moved closer today after a Supreme Court ruling

Oct 22nd 2013, 6:49 PM 5,377 Views 61 Comments

The UK Supreme Court rejected an application that was being sought by Northern Ireland’s Health Minister Edwin Poots.

# nothern-ireland - Friday 17 May, 2013

Homes evacuated as PSNI investigate bomb found after shooting in Belfast
# PSNI
# PSNI

Homes evacuated as PSNI investigate bomb found after shooting in Belfast

May 17th 2013, 5:34 PM 3,412 Views 6 Comments

The device was found in follow-up searches to a gun attack in the area yesterday.

# nothern-ireland - Wednesday 24 April, 2013

Viable device found in Co Antrim housing estate
# Nothern Ireland
# Nothern Ireland

Viable device found in Co Antrim housing estate

Apr 24th 2013, 9:35 PM 4,160 Views 1 Comment

The device was found in Mallusk Gardens. Residents have now been allowed to return to their homes.

# nothern-ireland - Saturday 12 January, 2013

Two charged over violence in Northern Ireland as 33 petrol bombs thrown
# Union Flag
# Union Flag

Two charged over violence in Northern Ireland as 33 petrol bombs thrown

Jan 12th 2013, 1:10 PM 7,858 Views 48 Comments

There was yet another night of disturbances over the decision to not fly the Union flag throughout the year.

# nothern-ireland - Monday 12 March, 2012

Homes evacuated in Belfast over report of suspicious object
# Belfast
# Belfast

Homes evacuated in Belfast over report of suspicious object

Mar 12th 2012, 2:26 PM 946 Views 1 Comment

# nothern-ireland - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

Putting North-South interconnector underground more expensive - report
# Interconnector
# Interconnector

Putting North-South interconnector underground more expensive - report

Jan 18th 2012, 12:19 PM 2,644 Views 11 Comments

A report on the proposed electricity interconnector between the North and South of the island has made no recommendations.

# nothern-ireland - Wednesday 3 November, 2010

Child dies from swine flu in Northern Ireland
# Swine Flu
# Swine Flu

Child dies from swine flu in Northern Ireland

Nov 3rd 2010, 7:55 PM 108 Views 0 Comments

# nothern-ireland - Thursday 9 September, 2010

Court dismisses Dublin Monaghan bombings claim
# Dublin Monaghan
# Dublin Monaghan

Court dismisses Dublin Monaghan bombings claim

Sep 9th 2010, 8:45 PM 377 Views 0 Comments

Victims initiated claim of human rights breaches two years ago.