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#Northern Ireland

# northern-ireland - Thursday 19 July, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Sinn Féin says Theresa May will hear of 'catastrophic implications' of Brexit during her Irish border visit Walking The Border Line

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.

# northern-ireland - Friday 13 July, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'A miracle officers weren't injured' - Police say Derry rioters tried to murder them Bogside

'A miracle officers weren't injured' - Police say Derry rioters tried to murder them

Disorder broke out in the city for the sixth night in a row.

# northern-ireland - Thursday 12 July, 2018

From TheJournal.ie The North's fire service dealt with a call every 48 seconds last night Eleventh Night

The North's fire service dealt with a call every 48 seconds last night

Last night saw 57 bonfires across the province ahead of today’s 12 July marches.

# northern-ireland - Wednesday 11 July, 2018

From TheJournal.ie UK and EU 'have spent only one hour' discussing how security is going to look post-Brexit Insecurity Complex

UK and EU 'have spent only one hour' discussing how security is going to look post-Brexit

A new report says that ‘time is running out’ to sort out what the security relationship between the two entities will be after March 2019.

# northern-ireland - Friday 6 July, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Ministers 'hurt' over Presbyterian Church in Ireland's hardline stance on same-sex couples Ministers And Elders

Ministers 'hurt' over Presbyterian Church in Ireland's hardline stance on same-sex couples

Over 200 ministers and elders of the Church signed a letter outlining their feelings over decisions made at its 2018 General Assembly.

# northern-ireland - Friday 29 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Man loses High Court challenge against Northern Ireland Secretary over border poll United Ireland

Man loses High Court challenge against Northern Ireland Secretary over border poll

Raymond McCord wants both governments to set out the criteria for the holding of a border poll.

# northern-ireland - Wednesday 27 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Theresa May to visit Northern Ireland 'at the request of the DUP' Prime Time

Theresa May to visit Northern Ireland 'at the request of the DUP'

May said that she would visit the region in the next few weeks.

# northern-ireland - Saturday 23 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Ferry service faces uncertain future amid struggle to reach Brexit deal Carlingford

Ferry service faces uncertain future amid struggle to reach Brexit deal

Today marks the second anniversary of the Brexit vote.

# northern-ireland - Friday 15 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Tory MP's 'call Ireland's bluff' comment is just 'scraping the bottom of the barrel' Brexit

Tory MP's 'call Ireland's bluff' comment is just 'scraping the bottom of the barrel'

TDs said today that Jacon Rees-Mogg’s comments were unhelpful and showed a lack of understanding of the issues at hand.

# northern-ireland - Wednesday 13 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Man charged with murder of 3-year-old boy in Derry Charged

Man charged with murder of 3-year-old boy in Derry

The 23-year-old man is due in Derry Magistrates Court court this morning.

# northern-ireland - Saturday 9 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Police believe same organised gang involved in over 15 burglaries across Northern Ireland Criminal

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.

# northern-ireland - Friday 8 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Leo Varadkar becomes first Taoiseach to visit Orange Order HQ in Belfast Building Bridges

Leo Varadkar becomes first Taoiseach to visit Orange Order HQ in Belfast

Speaking about the UK government’s Brexit paper Varadkar said his initial view is that ‘it is a step in the right direction’.

From TheJournal.ie Presbyterian Church in Ireland votes against allowing gay couples to be full members Northern Ireland

Presbyterian Church in Ireland votes against allowing gay couples to be full members

The policy also prevents the children of same-sex couples from being baptised in the church.

From TheJournal.ie 42% of people in the North want a united Ireland - poll Northern Ireland

42% of people in the North want a united Ireland - poll

In a rare result, the poll puts those who want a united Ireland almost on par with those who want to remain as part of the UK.

From TheJournal.ie Boris Johnson on Northern Ireland: 'It’s beyond belief that we’re allowing the tail to wag the dog' Brexit

Boris Johnson on Northern Ireland: 'It’s beyond belief that we’re allowing the tail to wag the dog'

The Foreign Secretary said that so few people use the Irish border that it didn’t warrant concerns about customs arrangements.

# northern-ireland - Thursday 7 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'All eyes are on the UK government': Who'll be the first to make moves to change NI's abortion laws? Will To Change

'All eyes are on the UK government': Who'll be the first to make moves to change NI's abortion laws?

A Supreme Court decision made today has led to continued calls for a change to Northern Ireland’s abortion laws.

From TheJournal.ie Theresa May's Cabinet agrees on Brexit backstop ending in 2021 Borderline

Theresa May's Cabinet agrees on Brexit backstop ending in 2021

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has voiced opposition to any time-limited backstop.

From TheJournal.ie Varadkar defends launching Belfast festival: 'Olly Murs is headlining - he's hardly a die hard republican' Féile An Phobail

Varadkar defends launching Belfast festival: 'Olly Murs is headlining - he's hardly a die hard republican'

Leo Varadkar has been criticised for launching a West Belfast festival during his sixth trip to Northern Ireland as Taoiseach.

From TheJournal.ie Human rights campaigners lose Supreme Court appeal over Northern Irish abortion laws Court

Human rights campaigners lose Supreme Court appeal over Northern Irish abortion laws

However, the judges said that when it comes to fatal foetal abnormality, NI abortion law is not compatible with human rights laws.

From TheJournal.ie UK Supreme Court to rule on whether the North's abortion laws violate human rights Belfast

UK Supreme Court to rule on whether the North's abortion laws violate human rights

If the court rules that it does, it could lead to Westminster legislating for abortion in the North.

# northern-ireland - Wednesday 6 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie DUP's Jim Wells criticised for comparing UK abortion rate to Holocaust Northern Ireland

DUP's Jim Wells criticised for comparing UK abortion rate to Holocaust

The DUP MLA made the comments on the BBC Radio Ulster’s Nolan show today.

# northern-ireland - Tuesday 5 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'How long must women in Northern Ireland wait for change?' - UK MPs debate abortion laws Eighth Ref

'How long must women in Northern Ireland wait for change?' - UK MPs debate abortion laws

An MP told the House of Commons that UK laws “put abortion in the same category as homicide, child stealing, or rape”.

# northern-ireland - Friday 1 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie UK's buffer zone plan for Northern Ireland border 'something out of Alice in Wonderland' Brexit

UK's buffer zone plan for Northern Ireland border 'something out of Alice in Wonderland'

Sinn Féin, meanwhile, said the proposal has highlighted “the lack of knowledge” of border areas and the concerns they face.

# northern-ireland - Wednesday 30 May, 2018

From The42 Northern Ireland held by England's World Cup opponents All Square

Northern Ireland held by England's World Cup opponents

Michael O’Neill handed three debuts out during last night’s draw with Panama.

# northern-ireland - Monday 28 May, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'We're unstoppable': Large crowds protest in Belfast for change to Northern Ireland abortion law Eighth Amendment

'We're unstoppable': Large crowds protest in Belfast for change to Northern Ireland abortion law

The DUP’s Arlene Foster has said that it was up to the North’s politicians to decide on its abortion laws.

From TheJournal.ie Man injured in 'ferocious and inhuman' attack in front of woman and children Larne

Man injured in 'ferocious and inhuman' attack in front of woman and children

The aggravated burglary happened early this morning.

# northern-ireland - Wednesday 23 May, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Tánaiste says report that Aidan McAnespie's body part was 'disposed of' must be 'extremely difficult' for the family The Troubles

Tánaiste says report that Aidan McAnespie's body part was 'disposed of' must be 'extremely difficult' for the family

The 24-year-old was shot shortly after crossing an army checkpoint.

# northern-ireland - Monday 21 May, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Arlene Foster talks about her dad being shot by the IRA and 'no logic' in a hard border Major Speech

Arlene Foster talks about her dad being shot by the IRA and 'no logic' in a hard border

Responding to her speech in London, Sinn Féin accused Foster of producing the “same old arrogance”.

# northern-ireland - Thursday 17 May, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Varadkar warns Theresa May that border solution will be needed soon to avoid hard Brexit Brexit

Varadkar warns Theresa May that border solution will be needed soon to avoid hard Brexit

Varadkar said he had yet to see a proposal from London that “remotely approaches” a solution to the border issue with Northern Ireland.

# northern-ireland - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'I would not be as confident as you': May and Brexiteer MP 'in row over who would win a border poll' Northern Ireland

'I would not be as confident as you': May and Brexiteer MP 'in row over who would win a border poll'

The Prime Minister met with Conservative MPs yesterday to discuss future customs arrangements.

# northern-ireland - Friday 11 May, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Pictures: 'Significant' amount of guns and explosives found during 12 day search in Lurgan Terrorism

Pictures: 'Significant' amount of guns and explosives found during 12 day search in Lurgan

A pipe bomb uncovered near a nursery would “almost certainly” have killed or caused injury if detonated.

From TheJournal.ie Nigel Farage denies claims that he's about to join the DUP Northern Ireland

Nigel Farage denies claims that he's about to join the DUP

Farage will be the guest speaker at a local DUP event in Co Antrim today.

# northern-ireland - Friday 4 May, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Gerry Adams quotes Bobby Sands and hails 'historic moment' at Basque peace conference Reconciliation

Gerry Adams quotes Bobby Sands and hails 'historic moment' at Basque peace conference

The former Sinn Féin leader was speaking at a Basque peace conference today.

# northern-ireland - Sunday 29 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 10 houses evacuated in Tyrone after viable explosive device found Strabane

10 houses evacuated in Tyrone after viable explosive device found

Three men were arrested following the discovery.

# northern-ireland - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Mary Lou defends using the word Londonderry: 'I'm well aware of the history of Derry' Northern Ireland

Mary Lou defends using the word Londonderry: 'I'm well aware of the history of Derry'

The name of the city remains a contentious issue for some.

From TheJournal.ie 'I was stripped and photographed in the nude, while being held by the hair' The Hooded Men

'I was stripped and photographed in the nude, while being held by the hair'

The 14 Hooded Men who were interned in the North in 1971 met with Tánaiste Simon Coveney yesterday.

# northern-ireland - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Review to examine how serious sexual offence cases are handled in Northern Ireland Social Media Impact

Review to examine how serious sexual offence cases are handled in Northern Ireland

It will look into the impact of social media on trials, among other issues.

# northern-ireland - Monday 23 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Warnings from former taoisigh on Brexit border: 'The communities would come together to tear it down' Beyond Brexit

Warnings from former taoisigh on Brexit border: 'The communities would come together to tear it down'

Brian Cowen, Bertie Ahern and John Bruton shared a stage in Dublin this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Theresa May to reverse stance on UK leaving the customs union after Brexit EU-turn

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.

# northern-ireland - Sunday 22 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Burglar slaps woman in face before stealing money and wedding ring Coalisland

Burglar slaps woman in face before stealing money and wedding ring

The woman is said to be “badly shocked” after the incident.

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