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7 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai
The RMS Titanic may have met its watery grave exactly a century ago, but till this very day, Belfast in Northern Ireland pays rich obeisance to the ill-fated megaship in myriad ways, discovers Raul Dias on a recent visit to the city where it all started The RMS Titanic may have met its watery grave exactly a century ago, but till this very day, ... (more)
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15 hrs ago | CiteULike
An exploration of the pages of two psychiatric hospital magazines, Speedwell from Holywell Hospital, Antrim, and The Sketch from Downshire Hospital, Downpatrick, reveals the activity-filled lives of patients and staff during the 1960s and 1970s.
20 hrs ago | BBC News
The wife of a former NI chief constable has hit back at criticism of him in the wake of the Smithwick report.
For readers who love a mystery, LaGrange Memorial Library is the place to be Saturday, where a book sale of donated items is from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. "This year we have an extraordinary collection of hardback mysteries," said Brenda Thomas, president of Friends of LaGrange Memorial Library, which is sponsoring the sale at the library at 115 Alford ... (more)
Celerion is pleased to announce the appointment of John Horkulak as Executive Director, Eurasian Site Operations.
Design thinking began as a tactic for solving business problems and identifying opportunities.
The closest Nelson Mandela came to visiting Belfast was the mural depicting his image on a gable wall along the Falls Road.
High winds and the sea batter the Antrim coast road, in County Antrim, Northern Ireland, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013.
A lorry driver will stand trial in the New Year at Belfast Crown Court accused of knocking down a cyclist in south Belfast.
With five satellites scanning the globe, DigitalGlobe has collected impressive imagery of planet Earth this year.
Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams has said he does not believe that Gardai colluded in the IRA murders of two senior RUC officers in 1989.
The family of Harry Breen said they deeply appreciated the courage of some Garda officers and members of the security forces in bringing key evidence to the tribunal Lawyers for the respected officer's widow June, now in her 70s, and their children, David and Gillian, said the findings of Garda collusion are a truly remarkable expose and indictment ... (more)
A jail sentence given to a flute band member for playing the loyalist song, The Sash, outside a Belfast Catholic Church has been described as draconian.
A former policeman's nervous system "completely fractured" after a break-in at a County Antrim security base in Belfast, the High Court has been told.
A cold snap is set to affect parts of the UK this week bringing the possibility of snowy showers in Northern Ireland.