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#The North

# the-north - Tuesday 5 January, 2021

Schools in the North to remain closed as Covid-19 cases soar
# Remote Learning
# Remote Learning

Schools in the North to remain closed as Covid-19 cases soar

Jan 5th 2021, 7:19 AM 24,547 Views 6 Comments

The Northern Ireland Executive will meet today to confirm details.

# the-north - Thursday 31 December, 2020

11 deaths and 1,929 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Northern Ireland
# The North
# The North

11 deaths and 1,929 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Northern Ireland

Dec 31st 2020, 2:19 PM 20,192 Views 14 Comments

The latest figures were confirmed by health officials in the North this afternoon.

Return to school in Northern Ireland delayed by a week as Covid-19 infections soar
# The North
# The North

Return to school in Northern Ireland delayed by a week as Covid-19 infections soar

Dec 31st 2020, 9:44 AM 16,608 Views 5 Comments

Remote learning will be facilitated in primary and secondary schools next week.

# the-north - Wednesday 30 December, 2020

2,143 Covid-19 cases and six deaths confirmed in Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

2,143 Covid-19 cases and six deaths confirmed in Northern Ireland

Dec 30th 2020, 2:20 PM 42,947 Views 44 Comments

The latest figures were confirmed by health officials in the North this afternoon.

# the-north - Tuesday 29 December, 2020

14 deaths and 1,566 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Northern Ireland
# The North
# The North

14 deaths and 1,566 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Northern Ireland

Dec 29th 2020, 2:25 PM 36,629 Views 53 Comments

The latest figures were confirmed by health officials in the North this afternoon.

# the-north - Monday 21 December, 2020

Late-night NI Executive meeting called to discuss potential travel ban from Britain
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Late-night NI Executive meeting called to discuss potential travel ban from Britain

Dec 21st 2020, 10:15 PM 50,639 Views 49 Comments

Michelle O’Neill said there is “no time to lose in agreeing a travel ban”.

# the-north - Tuesday 15 December, 2020

Queues of ambulances form outside Northern Ireland's over-capacity hospitals
# Pressure Mounting
# Pressure Mounting

Queues of ambulances form outside Northern Ireland's over-capacity hospitals

Dec 15th 2020, 7:45 PM 32,522 Views 24 Comments

The health minister is set to bring proposals for fresh Covid-19 restrictions to the executive on Thursday.

# the-north - Friday 4 December, 2020

Non-essential retailers in Northern Ireland given go-ahead to reopen on 11 December
# Reopening
# Reopening

Non-essential retailers in Northern Ireland given go-ahead to reopen on 11 December

Dec 4th 2020, 6:44 AM 5,796 Views 0 Comments

Businesses such as restaurants, cafes and hotels can also resume trading then but must close by 11pm.

# the-north - Monday 16 November, 2020

14 deaths and 331 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Northern Ireland
# The North
# The North

14 deaths and 331 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Northern Ireland

Nov 16th 2020, 2:11 PM 13,712 Views 18 Comments

The figures were confirmed by Northern Ireland’s Department of Health this afternoon.

# the-north - Thursday 12 November, 2020

'This is the only way forward': Deadlock broken as ministers agree to extend circuit break in Northern Ireland
# Restrictions
# Restrictions

'This is the only way forward': Deadlock broken as ministers agree to extend circuit break in Northern Ireland

Updated Nov 12th 2020, 9:25 PM 66,568 Views 45 Comments

A fourth executive meeting in as many days reached a breakthrough in Stormont today.

# the-north - Wednesday 11 November, 2020

NI Executive adjourns for the night with no agreement on new coronavirus restrictions
# Tensions
# Tensions

NI Executive adjourns for the night with no agreement on new coronavirus restrictions

Updated Nov 11th 2020, 8:49 PM 42,359 Views 35 Comments

Northern Ireland’s lockdown is due to end at midnight tomorrow.

# the-north - Tuesday 10 November, 2020

Northern Ireland ministers meet again to try break deadlock over next phase of Covid restrictions
# Circuit Break
# Circuit Break

Northern Ireland ministers meet again to try break deadlock over next phase of Covid restrictions

Updated Nov 10th 2020, 8:27 PM 26,632 Views 18 Comments

Ministers are meeting again tonight after discussions yesterday failed to secure a breakthrough.

# the-north - Thursday 5 November, 2020

12 deaths and 516 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Northern Ireland
# The North
# The North

12 deaths and 516 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Northern Ireland

Nov 5th 2020, 2:27 PM 9,610 Views 3 Comments

The figures were confirmed by Northern Ireland’s Department of Health this afternoon.

# the-north - Wednesday 4 November, 2020

Ten deaths and 679 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Northern Ireland
# The North
# The North

Ten deaths and 679 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Northern Ireland

Nov 4th 2020, 2:02 PM 10,420 Views 8 Comments

The figures were confirmed by Northern Ireland’s Department of Health this afternoon.

# the-north - Sunday 1 November, 2020

Eight deaths and 685 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Northern Ireland
# The North
# The North

Eight deaths and 685 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Northern Ireland

Nov 1st 2020, 2:07 PM 20,567 Views 19 Comments

The figures were confirmed by Northern Ireland’s Department of Health this afternoon.

# the-north - Saturday 31 October, 2020

11 deaths and 649 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Northern Ireland
# The North
# The North

11 deaths and 649 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Northern Ireland

Oct 31st 2020, 2:08 PM 22,386 Views 4 Comments

The figures were confirmed by Northern Ireland’s Department of Health this afternoon.

# the-north - Thursday 22 October, 2020

NI ministers promise new Covid-19 strategy that will avoid need for another lockdown
# The North
# The North

NI ministers promise new Covid-19 strategy that will avoid need for another lockdown

Oct 22nd 2020, 10:08 PM 23,024 Views 12 Comments

First Minister Arlene Foster said the region’s economy could not be turned on and off like a tap.

# the-north - Tuesday 20 October, 2020

Three deaths and 913 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Northern Ireland
# The North
# The North

Three deaths and 913 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Northern Ireland

Oct 20th 2020, 2:03 PM 12,978 Views 6 Comments

The latest figures were confirmed by the Northern Ireland Department of Health this afternoon.

# the-north - Friday 16 October, 2020

Northern Ireland: Pubs and restaurants shut doors for four weeks as new Covid-19 restrictions kick in
# The North
# The North

Northern Ireland: Pubs and restaurants shut doors for four weeks as new Covid-19 restrictions kick in

Updated Oct 16th 2020, 7:35 PM 25,139 Views 14 Comments

From Monday, schools in the North will close for two weeks until 2 November.

# the-north - Thursday 15 October, 2020

Arlene Foster ‘respectfully disagrees’ with doctors’ criticism of new NI restrictions
# The North
# The North

Arlene Foster ‘respectfully disagrees’ with doctors’ criticism of new NI restrictions

Oct 15th 2020, 10:45 PM 48,478 Views 32 Comments

The First Minister’s comment came after the British Medical Association NI described the measures as ‘too little, too late’.

# the-north - Tuesday 13 October, 2020

Late night discussions for Stormont Executive amid spiralling Covid-19 cases in North
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Late night discussions for Stormont Executive amid spiralling Covid-19 cases in North

Updated Oct 13th 2020, 10:15 PM 43,811 Views 22 Comments

Northern Ireland has seen a dramatic increase in positive Covid-19 cases in recent weeks.

# the-north - Monday 5 October, 2020

New Covid-19 restrictions take effect in Derry and Strabane
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

New Covid-19 restrictions take effect in Derry and Strabane

Oct 5th 2020, 6:00 AM 18,151 Views 2 Comments

The new measures officially come into place today.

# the-north - Monday 11 May, 2020

Debunked: No, a Nazi flag was not flown in Belfast on VE day
# Debunked
# Debunked

Debunked: No, a Nazi flag was not flown in Belfast on VE day

May 11th 2020, 3:00 PM 26,900 Views 74 Comments

The picture shared in a Facebook post is real, but it is from July 2015.

# the-north - Saturday 28 March, 2020

Coronavirus: 49 new cases and two new deaths in Northern Ireland
# Covid19
# Covid19

Coronavirus: 49 new cases and two new deaths in Northern Ireland

Mar 28th 2020, 2:51 PM 35,476 Views 14 Comments

It brings the total on the island of Ireland to 2,445 with 37 deaths.

# the-north - Tuesday 17 March, 2020

Stormont ministers agree measures to delay spread of Covid-19
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Stormont ministers agree measures to delay spread of Covid-19

Mar 17th 2020, 10:20 AM 76,876 Views 73 Comments

First Minister Arlene Foster said “these are unprecedented times”.

# 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 North
# The North

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

Feb 11th 2020, 1:52 PM 39,922 Views 74 Comments

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
# PSNI
# PSNI

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

Jan 6th 2020, 10:02 PM 9,240 Views 0 Comments

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
# Talks
# Talks

Coveney urges all sides in Stormont talks to show generosity

Jan 1st 2020, 5:29 PM 7,701 Views 26 Comments

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
# Power Sharing
# Power Sharing

Northern Ireland powersharing crisis must end, parties told

Dec 16th 2019, 6:52 PM 11,426 Views 31 Comments

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
# Waringstown
# Waringstown

Police launch murder investigation after man shot dead in Co Down

Aug 20th 2019, 7:19 AM 10,187 Views 0 Comments

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 North
# The North

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

May 5th 2019, 7:55 AM 48,506 Views 65 Comments

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
# Antrim
# Antrim

Two men charged and another arrested in relation to ATM thefts

May 2nd 2019, 8:13 PM 12,493 Views 0 Comments

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
# Walking The Border Line
# Walking The Border Line

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

Updated Jul 19th 2018, 10:44 PM 45,366 Views 90 Comments

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
# Marriage Equality
# Marriage Equality

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

Jun 29th 2018, 9:51 AM 15,713 Views 114 Comments

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
# Criminal
# Criminal

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

Jun 9th 2018, 3:20 PM 7,354 Views 2 Comments

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
# Right So
# Right So

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

Jun 3rd 2018, 3:40 PM 26,256 Views 94 Comments

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
# EU-turn
# EU-turn

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

Apr 23rd 2018, 7:43 AM 43,995 Views 60 Comments

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
# Loyalist Paramilitaries
# Loyalist Paramilitaries

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

Apr 9th 2018, 3:48 PM 10,532 Views 37 Comments

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
# Dublin Calling
# Dublin Calling

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

Feb 19th 2018, 8:10 PM 31,623 Views 125 Comments

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'
# The North
# The North

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

Feb 12th 2018, 6:57 PM 19,605 Views 86 Comments

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

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