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#The North

# the-north - Tuesday 11 February, 2020

Sinn Féin's Michelle O'Neill says PSNI has intelligence about planned attack on her by dissident republicans

The deputy leader of Sinn Féin and her party colleague Gerry Kelly are being targeted, according to O’Neill.

# the-north - Monday 6 January, 2020

Three arrested following discovery of man's body at a flat in Carrickfergus

Detectives from the Major Investigation Team launched a murder investigation following the discovery.

# the-north - Wednesday 1 January, 2020

Coveney urges all sides in Stormont talks to show generosity

The parties have until a January 13 deadline to strike a deal to revive devolution.

# the-north - Monday 16 December, 2019

Northern Ireland powersharing crisis must end, parties told

The fight over the Irish language remains the key stumbling block.

# the-north - Tuesday 20 August, 2019

Police launch murder investigation after man shot dead in Co Down

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

# the-north - Sunday 5 May, 2019

DUP wins most seats in the northern elections while the Alliance party makes major gains

The Alliance party, which claims to be neither nationalist or unionist, made the most gains in the election.

# the-north - Thursday 2 May, 2019

Two men charged and another arrested in relation to ATM thefts

There have been multiple thefts of ATMs in the North and in the Republic over the past four months.

# the-north - Thursday 19 July, 2018

Sinn Féin says Theresa May will hear of 'catastrophic implications' of Brexit during her Irish border visit

May visited business owners and farmers along the border to discuss their concerns about the UK leaving the EU today.

# the-north - Friday 29 June, 2018

Arlene Foster says opposing marriage equality doesn't mean she can't value LGBT people

Northern Ireland remains the only part of the UK where same-sex marriage is still banned.

# the-north - Saturday 9 June, 2018

Police believe same organised gang involved in over 15 burglaries across Northern Ireland

The PSNI said that the incidents had a similar modus operandi and that detectives believe the same gang may be involved.

# the-north - Sunday 3 June, 2018

Arlene Foster claims Sinn Féin voters have told her they'll be voting DUP over abortion stance

Foster said that her party was “taking note” of the results of the referendum.

# the-north - Monday 23 April, 2018

Theresa May to reverse stance on UK leaving the customs union after Brexit

Yesterday, Fianna Fáil leader Micheal Martin said that the future of Northern Ireland was being decided in Brexit negotiations.

# the-north - Monday 9 April, 2018

Loyalist paramilitary groups say that criminals have no place in their organisations

The groups have also recommitted themselves to the principles of the Good Friday Agreement.

# the-north - Monday 19 February, 2018

Sinn Féin says direct rule is 'off the table' as Varadkar speaks by phone to Theresa May

An Taoiseach met this evening with the Sinn Féin leadership in Dublin.

# the-north - Monday 12 February, 2018

Theresa May says there is 'basis for agreement' to get Stormont 'up and running very soon'

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar and British Prime Minister Theresa May met today for last-ditch talks to restore power-sharing in Northern Ireland.

# the-north - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

'The hamster wheel of talks': There isn't a lot of optimism that the Stormont Assembly will be restored

As we creep towards direct rule, time is running out for politicians on both sides to strike a deal.

# the-north - Friday 10 November, 2017

From The42 Northern Ireland boss O'Neill slams referee after 'staggering' penalty decision Soft One

Northern Ireland boss O'Neill slams referee after 'staggering' penalty decision

A decision from Romanian referee Ovidiu Hategan helped Switzerland to a 1-0 first-leg win.

# the-north - Thursday 2 November, 2017

Varadkar warns there should be no return to direct rule in phone call to Theresa May

The deadline to make a deal has already passed.

# the-north - Friday 27 October, 2017

Can Sinn Féin and the DUP reach a deal in the North? We'll get an update today

A deep division has been exposed between the parties on the Irish language.

# the-north - Saturday 30 September, 2017

'Nobody had time to sit and ask: Why are these killings taking place? Why are they cutting people up?'

Journalist and author Martin Dillon – who wrote a number of definitive books on the Troubles – talks to us about his autobiography.

# the-north - Saturday 8 July, 2017

Poll: Should Northern Ireland's politicians have their pay docked? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should Northern Ireland's politicians have their pay docked?

Deadlines continue to whizz by – and still there’s no deal. Is it time to dock MLAs’ pay?

# the-north - Monday 27 March, 2017

Direct rule to return to the North unless deal is done by Sinn Féin and DUP

It would return for the first time in over a decade if an agreement is not reached.

# the-north - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

Two children in critical condition after Antrim road accident

The boy and girl were involved in a road collision this afternoon.

# the-north - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

# the-north - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

What will Theresa May as British Prime Minister mean for Ireland?

David Cameron’s successor previously predicted post-Brexit border controls across Ireland, affecting the common travel area

# the-north - Saturday 25 June, 2016

From The42 O'Neill defends McAuley after own goal eliminates Northern Ireland GAWA

O'Neill defends McAuley after own goal eliminates Northern Ireland

The 36-year-old scored the only goal of the game but his manager insists he has been “magnificent” in France.

From The42 We've stopped Ronaldo, we can deal with Bale - O'Neill The North

We've stopped Ronaldo, we can deal with Bale - O'Neill

The Northern Ireland coach says his side have already shown they can quell world-class talents ahead of turning their attentions towards the Wales superstar

# the-north - Thursday 17 December, 2015

North's new First Minister survived an IRA bombing

Arlene Foster has been named as DUP leader, and will take over the top job in January.

# the-north - Wednesday 16 December, 2015

'I've never tried to pull the wool over people’s eyes about my history'

Martin McGuinness insists he would never compare himself to Nelson Mandela.

# the-north - Sunday 6 December, 2015

Almost nobody is border-hopping for their Christmas shopping

The drop off of the euro against the pound has made the journey a lot less appealing.

# the-north - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

Female takeaway worker "badly shaken" after armed robbery

This is the third similar incident in less than 24 hours.

# the-north - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

Miss last night's exposé on Collusion? Here are 10 things we learned

The documentary aired last night.

# the-north - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

Belfast City Council votes in favour of same-sex marriage

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

# the-north - Monday 25 May, 2015

Peter Robinson has had a suspected heart attack

The North’s First Minister felt unwell this morning, the DUP said.

# the-north - Saturday 27 December, 2014

Thousands of Northern refugees streamed over the border in the 1970s - some were called "ungrateful"

The situation is detailed in a memo to Government from 1973.

# the-north - Friday 12 December, 2014

No deal: Enda and Cameron leave talks after 'amateurish ham-fisted episode'

No deal and no immediate prospect of a deal in the North on flags, parades and the past.

# the-north - Saturday 15 November, 2014

From The42 Michael O'Neill still upbeat despite Bucharest defeat The North

Michael O'Neill still upbeat despite Bucharest defeat

After opening their campaign with three straight victories, the North lost last night.

# the-north - Monday 14 July, 2014

Police investigating after "Kill All Taigs" facepainted on five-year-old goes viral

The incident has been described as “utterly depressing and shocking”.

# the-north - Sunday 13 July, 2014

Did you live along the border during the Troubles? This project is seeking your voice... Border Counties This post contains videos

Did you live along the border during the Troubles? This project is seeking your voice...

The Border Lives storytelling project is collecting comments and stories from people who used to lived in the border counties during the Northern Ireland conflict.

# the-north - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Gorgeous footage depicts hunt for Northern Ireland's Game of Thrones hotspots Northeros
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