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It came to describe the battle over arms decommissioning and the barrier that stood in the way of an Executive being formed at Stormont.
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Back in the 1950's Banbridge Cycling Club was a popular organisation with a lot to offer, but it lacked just one thing - lady members - until brave Laura Battersby came along.
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John Downey has broken his silence on the on-the-run scandal, which was triggered by the collapse of criminal charges accusing him of the Hyde Park bombing in 1982.
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Downpatrick is preparing to mark St Patrick's Day by staging a re-enactment of the saintly visitor's arrival in Ireland.
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Hundreds of Northern Ireland-based jobs are set to be lost through the centralisation of driver vehicle licensing jobs to Wales, a move which Environment Minister Mark H Durkan has described as a "devastating blow" for the local economy.
A 57 year old Dromore man who pulled out of a junction colliding with a van and causing 4,800 damage, drove off from the scene of the accident, heard last week's local court.
Police were justified in using Tasers during five separate incidents across Northern Ireland involving people armed with knives, the Police Ombudsman has found following investigations.
Semiahmoo Arts invites Peninsula residents to celebrate St. Patrick's Day with a reading by another distinguished Patrick - best selling author Patrick Taylor .
A pervert pensioner has been spared jail for years of abuse against a young girl after a judge showed him "considerable mercy" because he is too ill.
Craigavon Magistrates Court was told Keith Baker was not brought from Maghaberry Prison because he was ill to attend the hearing A County Armagh man who is in custody, charged in connection with a sex slavery case, has failed to appear in court for the latest hearing.
The campaign leader said Newry was "perfectly placed geographically" for visitors to stay during trips to nearby scenic attractions like the Mournes, but added it needed to entertain tourists in its own right A new grassroots campaign to attract more visitors to Newry, County Down, is being led by a group of residents and business owners in the ... (more)
A man grabbed a nine year-old girl's schoolbag and pulled her back during an incident in Dromore on Tuesday afternoon.
Belfast - Northern Ireland - 6th March 2014 - Picture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye.
The government has reaffirmed that mental health charity Praxis will have to leave their premises in the grounds of Hillsborough Castle.
Police have reissued an appeal for information over the attempted murder and serious sexual assault of an eight-year-old girl in Newry almost 20 years ago.
Former US diplomat Dr Richard Haass chaired peace talks on flags, parades and Northern Ireland's troubled past but the negotiations broke up without agreement on New Year's Eve Richard Haass has warned that violence could re-emerge in Northern Ireland if progress is not made in dealing with the legacy of the Troubles.
The Robinson brothers, Paul and Mark, will be reaching new heights when they take on the mountainous challenge of climbing to the Everest base camp for charity.