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#Northern Ireland

From TheJournal.ie Men blackmailed after using escort website in Northern Ireland Antrim

Men blackmailed after using escort website in Northern Ireland

A 31-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of five counts of blackmail.

From TheJournal.ie British government's approach to Northern Ireland protocol condemned by MPs Brexit

British government's approach to Northern Ireland protocol condemned by MPs

The Northern Ireland Affairs Committee said businesses had been left in the dark.

From TheJournal.ie Youths throw petrol bombs at NI police for second night in a row PSNI

Youths throw petrol bombs at NI police for second night in a row

A number of petrol bombs were thrown at police on Friday and Saturday, the PSNI said.

From TheJournal.ie Northern Ireland lifts 14-day quarantine rules for dozens of countries Green List

Northern Ireland lifts 14-day quarantine rules for dozens of countries

The British government has published its ‘green list’ of countries that don’t require self-isolation after travelling there.

From TheJournal.ie Fáilte Ireland may target Northern Irish visitors to bolster tourism trade Staycation

Fáilte Ireland may target Northern Irish visitors to bolster tourism trade

More and more people will be staying on the island for a holiday this summer.

From TheJournal.ie PSNI chief constable requests external police officer to investigate Bobby Storey funeral attendance Bobby Storey

PSNI chief constable requests external police officer to investigate Bobby Storey funeral attendance

The PSNI has previously said that it would review footage taken at the funeral.

From TheJournal.ie No prosecutions following probe into 1988 murder of German backpacker Inga Maria Hauser

No prosecutions following probe into 1988 murder of German backpacker

Inga Maria Hauser disappeared shortly after arriving in Northern Ireland via a ferry from Scotland in April 1988.

From TheJournal.ie Belfast council apologises to families refused entry to crematorium on same day as republican's funeral Bobby Storey

Belfast council apologises to families refused entry to crematorium on same day as republican's funeral

It has emerged that eight families were told not to attend the cremation of their loved ones.

From TheJournal.ie 'Radio Boyne' and an Ulster Fry: How the Orange Order is celebrating a socially distanced 12 July No Parades

'Radio Boyne' and an Ulster Fry: How the Orange Order is celebrating a socially distanced 12 July

The Orange Order has cancelled parades this year because of Covid-19.

From TheJournal.ie PSNI to review footage amid criticism of high number of attendees at funeral of senior republican Covid Restrictions

PSNI to review footage amid criticism of high number of attendees at funeral of senior republican

Sinn Féin’s Mary Lou McDonald, Michelle O’Neill and Gerry Adams attended the funeral of Bobby Storey today.

From The42 Rory McIlroy taking couple of weeks off in bid to eliminate ‘dumb mistakes’ Break Time

Rory McIlroy taking couple of weeks off in bid to eliminate ‘dumb mistakes’

The world number one finished joint 11th after a final-round 67 at the Travelers Championship.

From TheJournal.ie 'Completely out of character': Search continues for missing 14-year-old Noah Donohoe Belfast

'Completely out of character': Search continues for missing 14-year-old Noah Donohoe

The teenager may have sustained a head injury when he fell off his bike.

From TheJournal.ie Questions remain over NI-ROI 'secret' emails and a non-existent PPE order for Northern Ireland Transparency

Questions remain over NI-ROI 'secret' emails and a non-existent PPE order for Northern Ireland

The DUP’s Paul Frew has asked that two email threads are released to see why a promise for PPE was made, but was never delivered.

From TheJournal.ie Abortion guidelines for Northern Ireland approved by MPs in House of Commons Abortion

Abortion guidelines for Northern Ireland approved by MPs in House of Commons

Abortion is now legal in all circumstances in Northern Ireland in the first 12 weeks of pregnancy.

From TheJournal.ie 'Northern Ireland is a pilot project': About the UK's staggered custom checks plan Brexit

'Northern Ireland is a pilot project': About the UK's staggered custom checks plan

In a strange turn of events, because of the Protocol the North will have post-Brexit checks six months before Great Britain.

From TheJournal.ie Citizenship campaigner Emma DeSouza interested in possible Seanad seat Seanad

Citizenship campaigner Emma DeSouza interested in possible Seanad seat

DeSouza was involved in a legal battle with the UK Home Office until last month.

From TheJournal.ie People living alone in Northern Ireland can reunite with families today Support Bubbles

People living alone in Northern Ireland can reunite with families today

It means an isolated grandparent will be able to see their grandchildren again, or partners separated by the pandemic can meet up.

From TheJournal.ie McEntee says NI protocol is 'vague and lacking in detail on customs' as deadline looms Brexit

McEntee says NI protocol is 'vague and lacking in detail on customs' as deadline looms

The Brexit transition period is due to end on 31 December.

From TheJournal.ie All shops in Northern Ireland are allowed to re-open today Reopening

All shops in Northern Ireland are allowed to re-open today

From Monday, a much broader range of retailers in England will also open their doors.

From TheJournal.ie 375 women travelled from Ireland to UK for abortions in 2019 - an 87% decrease on 2018 Health

375 women travelled from Ireland to UK for abortions in 2019 - an 87% decrease on 2018

More than 1,000 females travelled from Northern Ireland to England or Wales for an abortion last year.

From TheJournal.ie Bombardier reveals plans for 400 job losses at Belfast plant Aviation

Bombardier reveals plans for 400 job losses at Belfast plant

The Canadian plane maker says Covid-19 has forced it to resize its business.

From TheJournal.ie As shops reopen in the Republic, most are remaining closed in Northern Ireland Split

As shops reopen in the Republic, most are remaining closed in Northern Ireland

Retail NI Chief Executive Glyn Roberts has urged ministers to set a date for the remaining retail shops to reopen.

From TheJournal.ie Arlene Foster says she fears Brexit trade talks ‘are not going particularly well’ Brexit

Arlene Foster says she fears Brexit trade talks ‘are not going particularly well’

The NI First Minister said she wants to see a trade deal agreed.

From TheJournal.ie Businesses call for detail on Northern Ireland protocol from British government Brexit

Businesses call for detail on Northern Ireland protocol from British government

A Brexit working group of NI businesses said more details were needed to help prepare for 1 January 2021.

From TheJournal.ie Only three weeks to finalise plans for Brexit checks at ports, warns senior official Northern Ireland

Only three weeks to finalise plans for Brexit checks at ports, warns senior official

The UK government’s Brexit deal means checks are needed at ports in Northern Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie 'Shameful stand-off' preventing Troubles victims receiving compensation, advocate warns Northern Ireland

'Shameful stand-off' preventing Troubles victims receiving compensation, advocate warns

Victims Commissioner Judith Thompson said the treatment of victims by the authorities was “cruel, callous and insulting”.

From TheJournal.ie DUP motion on abortion passed by Northern Ireland Assembly Northern Ireland

DUP motion on abortion passed by Northern Ireland Assembly

The motion doesn’t impact or change Northern Ireland’s abortion legislation.

From TheJournal.ie Sinn Féin to oppose DUP's motion against abortion in cases of non-fatal disabilities Northern Ireland

Sinn Féin to oppose DUP's motion against abortion in cases of non-fatal disabilities

The motion “rejects the imposition of abortion legislation which extends to all non-fatal disabilities, including Down’s syndrome”.

From TheJournal.ie NI parties deadlocked over whether to extend Brexit transition period Stormont

NI parties deadlocked over whether to extend Brexit transition period

The idea was backed by Sinn Féin and the Alliance Party, but opposed by the DUP and UUP.

From TheJournal.ie Hotels in Northern Ireland to reopen from 20 July, economy minister says Reopening

Hotels in Northern Ireland to reopen from 20 July, economy minister says

The 20 July date covers guesthouses, guest accommodation, B&Bs, hotels and hostels.

From TheJournal.ie No new Covid-19 deaths reported in Northern Ireland Coronavirus

No new Covid-19 deaths reported in Northern Ireland

This is the first time since the pandemic took hold in late March that the daily figure has been zero.

From TheJournal.ie No customs infrastructure, but some checks: The UK's conflicted plan for the Northern Ireland Protocol Protocol
From TheJournal.ie Emma DeSouza drops legal challenge after change to immigration laws Northern Ireland

Emma DeSouza drops legal challenge after change to immigration laws

DeSouza said she will continue to campaign for full recognition of Irish citizenship in NI.

From TheJournal.ie The UK's Protocol plan: 'Unfettered access' from NI to GB, and 'light-touch' checks from GB to NI UK Brexit Plans

The UK's Protocol plan: 'Unfettered access' from NI to GB, and 'light-touch' checks from GB to NI

Unfettered access to GB from NI, and declaration on goods from GB to Northern Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie 'Deeply alarming': NI leaders condemn dissident threats against Belfast journalists Open Letter

'Deeply alarming': NI leaders condemn dissident threats against Belfast journalists

The letter was published in the Belfast Telegraph, Irish News and News Letter newspapers yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Killer whales spotted swimming alongside boat in Co Down Strangford Lough

Killer whales spotted swimming alongside boat in Co Down

The killer whales were spotted in Strangford Lough.

From TheJournal.ie UK government says those born in the North to be treated as EU citizens for certain immigration purposes Immigration Rules

UK government says those born in the North to be treated as EU citizens for certain immigration purposes

Spouses of those born in the North can apply for official EEA residence permits.

From TheJournal.ie Gerry Adams: 'It's up to the UK government now to address the cases of other internees' Opinion

Gerry Adams: 'It's up to the UK government now to address the cases of other internees'

Gerry Adams welcomes the UK Supreme Court quashing today of his conviction for attempted Maze Prison escapes in the 1970s.

From TheJournal.ie UK Supreme Court quashes Gerry Adams' 1970s convictions for attempted Maze Prison escapes Maze Prison

UK Supreme Court quashes Gerry Adams' 1970s convictions for attempted Maze Prison escapes

Adams attempted to escape from the Maze on Christmas Eve 1973 and again in July 1974.

From TheJournal.ie Mother and daughter die in Antrim crash involving a quad bike and tractor Ballycastle

Mother and daughter die in Antrim crash involving a quad bike and tractor

A second young girl is in a critical condition.

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