Thursday Mar 13
Union supports local bid to purchase Aventas
QBRC, the local company who have made a bid for Aventas businesses have welcomed the backing of trade union Unite last week.
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Thursday Mar 13
300 DVA jobs set to move to Wales
Westminster officials have confirmed that hundreds of Northern Ireland based jobs are set to be transferred to Wales, a move which Mark H Durkan has described as a "devastating blow" for the local economy.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Taser use 'justified' in knife attacks
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.
The Washington Post
Why Washington and Moscow keep talking past each other
President Obama meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin during the G8 Summit at Lough Erne in Enniskillen, Northern Ireland June 17, 2013.
Western Trust goes smoke-free
Patients, staff and visitors to hospitals within the Western Health Trust will be asked to stub out their cigarettes from today, as it becomes the first health trust in the Province to go smoke-free.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Scotsman appointed PSNI acting deputy chief constable
The police officer who was in charge of security at last year's G8 summit in Fermanagh has been appointed as the PSNI's acting deputy chief constable.
Ballyshannon man found dead in vehicle in Belleek
The man, in his early 70s, was found by passersby on the Main Street in Belleek around 5pm this evening.
Video: Harrowing tales from Troubles victims at Stormont
The roughly 120-strong gathering saw MLAs speak alongside those who been directly touched by paramilitary crimes, and all brought the same simple message to the meeting: that victims of violence must not be forgotten.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
St. Petersburg Times
For St. Patrick's Day: Irish Leek Soup with a secret ingredient
WHO: Brandon McGuire, 24, a regional director for Scripture Union, which promotes ministering to children and Bible study; and his father, Mike McGuire, 54, a school librarian, both of Madeira Beach.
Sinn Fein councillor calls for Housing Executive 'bombing'
During a Fermanagh District Council meeting last week, cllr Stephen Huggett said that Northern Ireland's strategic housing authority should have a bomb put under its headquarters because of its "abysmal record of traveller accommodation in the county."
Actors James Ellis (left) and James Nesbitt, pictured in 2009.
Veteran actor James Ellis helped inspire other Ulster actors to take their accent and talent "on the boat to England", playwright and producer Martin Lynch said last night.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Fishermen rise up against Fracking in Enniskillen
Over 60 boats joined by a fleet of cars and vans sailed through the streets of Enniskillen on Saturday, March 1 in a powerful show of Fishermens antifracking solidarity.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Silicon Alley Insider
Obama And Putin Just Spent An Hour On The Phone Together -- Here's What They Talked About
U.S. President Barack Obama meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin during the G8 Summit at Lough Erne in Enniskillen, Northern Ireland June 17, 2013.
Miss Ulster finalist in Fixers project
An Enniskillen teenager and finalist in the Miss Ulster competition who suffered serious seizures has linked up with a charity to help young people build their self-esteem.
Arson attack at former Quinn Glass Factory
Firefighters were called to the Aventas Glass Factory on Ballyconnell Road, Derrylin, at 22.05pm on last night after a generator was set alight.
Arson attack at former Quinn premises
At around 10pm on Wednesday, police and the fire service were called to a fire at the Quinn Glass factory in the Ballyconnell Road area of Derrylin.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Appeasers Blair and Hain are just like Chamberlain, says Enniskillen bomb victim
A victim of the Enniskillen bomb has likened Tony Blair and Peter Hain to Neville Chamberlain, the British Prime Minister who infamously declared in 1938 that he had secured "peace in our time" after appeasing Hitler.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
North-Southery? Build a wall or a bridge?
I remember reading through old government documents from the 60s being perplexed at seeing members of the Northern Ireland government referring to their southern counterparts as members of the 'republican government' who were on the other side of the 'frontier' .
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Drilling process 'puts fishing spots at risk'
POPULAR angling spots including the River Drowes, Lough Melvin and Lough Erne are threatened by plans to extract shale gas from beneath the surface using the controversial drilling process known as fracking, a protest has been told.
How Could the G-8 Kick Russia Out?
Russian President Vladimir Putin gives a press conference on the final day of the G8 Summit at Lough Erne resort in Enniskillen, Northern Ireland in this June 18, 2013, file photo.