Belfast, Northern Ireland Newswire (Page 6)

Belfast, Northern Ireland Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Belfast, Northern Ireland. (Page 6)

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  1. Dodds: Election is about prosecuting soldiers, not RHIRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2017 | Belfast Today

    The coming election has nothing to do with the Renewable Heat Incentive scheme and is instead about prosecuting ex-soldiers and furthering a republican agenda, the DUP deputy leader has claimed. Nigel Dodds made the remarks in the House of Commons on Tuesday, as the Secretary of State James Brokenshire urged Northern Irish parties to behave "respectfully" during their ballot box campaigns.

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  2. Sinn Fein's Adams anticipating significant Irish border changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | The Star Online

    Britain's plan for leaving the European Union is unlikely to be accomplished without significant changes to border arrangements between Northern Ireland and the Irish Republic, Sinn Fein President Gerry Adams said on Tuesday. Northern Ireland, a British province, will represent the only land frontier between Britain and the EU once it leaves and leaders in London, Dublin and Belfast say they want to avoid the raising of a "hard" border, with customs checks and border posts.

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  3. Northern Ireland unity government crumblesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | The China Post

    Northern Ireland's shattered unity government will be dissolved next week to make way for an early election demanded by the coalition's main Irish Catholic party, the secretary of state for the British territory announced Monday. Secretary of State for Northern Ireland James Brokenshire said the election to re-elect the Northern Ireland Assembly would be held March 2, six weeks after its dissolution.

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  4. Thugs attack each other with Irish hurling sticksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Thugs attack each other with Irish hurling sticks in terrifying fight outside of a school as parents collect their children Thugs armed with sticks were filmed hitting each other outside of a school while parents were collecting their children earlier today. Men and women were involved in the altercation, which took place near St Kierans School in Bell Steel Road, Poleglass in west Belfast.

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  5. Paramedic describes horror at finding baby dead on sofa after...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... of Christopher O'Neill, 26, who denies murdering his daughter Caragh Walsh three years ago in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Caragh was rushed to the city's Royal Victoria Hospital from her home in Twinbrook - but died two days later on February 7, ...

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  6. Theresa May says Ireland's border 'important priority' in Brexit...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | The Belfast Telegraph

    Mrs May announced that the final Brexit deal reached between the UK and European Union will be put to a vote of both Houses of Parliament. Among the 12 objectives Mrs Mays set out, the Prime Minister said maintaining the common travel area between the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland was a priority during the negotiations.

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  7. Belfast power-sharing shaken as top Sinn Fein figure resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    Northern Ireland's power-sharing government was plunged into crisis Monday as its senior Catholic leader quit in a showdown with his Protestant colleague that could trigger a snap election and shatter the bedrock of the region's peace deal. Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness, the former Irish Republican Army commander who has helped to lead the unity government for nearly a decade, said his resignation was the only effective way to challenge his power-sharing partner, First Minister Arlene Foster .

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  8. Northern Ireland's government looks like it's about to collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Northern Ireland's Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness pauses before speaking to media at Stormont Castle as he arrives to greet Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos on a state visit to Belfast Northern Ireland Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness resigned on Monday over his power-sharing partner's handling of a controversial energy scheme, a move likely to collapse the region's government and trigger an election. The surprise resignation comes weeks before the British government is due to trigger the process of leaving the European Union, a decision that has divided Northern Ireland, which has Britain's only land border with the EU.

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  9. Stormont in crisis as Martin McGuinness resignation brings down ruling executiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Haringey Independent

    Power-sharing in Northern Ireland has been engulfed in a crisis fuelled by a green energy scandal after Martin McGuinness quit and pulled down Stormont's ruling executive. The Sinn Fein Deputy First Minister resigned in protest at the Democratic Unionists' handling of a botched scheme that has left the administration in Belfast facing a A 490 million bill.

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  10. Belfast power-sharing shaken as top Sinn Fein figure resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... file photo, Sinn Fein's Gerry Adams, left, and Martin McGuinness speak to the media at Stormont, Belfast, Northern Ireland. Northern Ireland's power-sharing government was plunged into crisis Monday, Jan. 9, 2017, as the senior Catholic leader ...

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  11. Northern Ireland faces elections as deputy leader McGuinness quitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Northern Ireland's deputy leader, Martin McGuinness, resigned on Monday in protest at First Minister Arlene Foster's handling of a controversial green-energy scheme, a move likely to trigger an election in the British province. FILE PHOTO - Northern Ireland's Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness pauses before speaking to media at Stormont Castle as he arrives to greet Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos who is on a state visit to Belfast, Northern Ireland November 3, 2016.

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  12. Carl Frampton ready to enhance fighter-of-the-year candidacy with second win over Leo Santa CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    ... he says by repeating a victory over Santa Cruz he wants to pursue a featherweight unification in Belfast, Northern Ireland, against the likes of L.A.'s Abner Mares or England's Lee Selby. Frampton is currently training in Las Vegas while Santa Cruz ...

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  13. Analysis: Martin McGuinness, the peace process and a scandal of political ineptitudeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Sunday Herald

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  14. Newspaper headlines: Saving Stormont and missing terror accusedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | BBC News

    While the Renewable Heat Incentive scandal has dominated the headlines in recent months, only the Belfast Telegraph had devoted its front page to the saga on Monday morning. The newspaper says the clock is ticking as pressure mounts on the DUP and Sinn Fein to resolve the stand-off over the controversial scheme which could cost the Northern Ireland taxpayer 490m.

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  15. Hard Irish border likely in hard Brexit, EU's Hogan says-reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Reuters

    The return of a "hard border" between Northern Ireland and the Irish Republic looks inevitable if Britain leaves the European Union's single market, Ireland's European Union Commissioner, farm chief Phil Hogan, was quoted as saying on Monday. Northern Ireland, a British province, will represent the only land frontier between Britain and the EU once it leaves.

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  16. Sinn Fein using RHI scandal to win political concessions, says Sammy WilsonRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2017 | Belfast Today

    Sinn Fein is intent on using the scandal over a botched renewable energy scheme to extract wider political concessions from Stormont First Minister Arlene Foster, a senior party colleague has claimed. Democratic Unionist MP Sammy Wilson also accused Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams of exploiting the "cash for ash" crisis to deflect from his own political difficulties in the Irish Republic.

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  17. 'James Bond of philanthropy': Billionaire Chuck Feeney gives away the last of his fortuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2017 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... officer of Atlantic. During the early 1990s, Feeney met secretly with paramilitary forces in Belfast, Northern Ireland, urging them to drop armed guerrilla conflict and promising financial support if they embraced electoral politics. Atlantic grants ...

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  18. John McDonnell calls for 'radical federal UK' as Labour shifts ground on unionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    The move would signal a major change in the UK Labour Party's position when it comes to the constitutional settlement in Britain. The Sunday Herald has also learned that other senior figures in Jeremy Corbyn's shadow cabinet are also looking at formally adopting federalism as party policy.

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  19. Voices 2014: Faulty Rivets Sunk the TitanicRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2013 | Willamette Week

    ... pulled from the Titanic A A A s wreckage, visited the archives of the shipA A A s builder in Belfast, Northern Ireland, and pored over the archives of the British Board of Trade and LloydA A A s of London, which set ship-condition standards. Her ...

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  20. Ian McCall details battle with food poisoning: 'I thought I was having a stroke'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2017 | BloodyElbow

    ... last situation was the worst of them all. McCall came down with a case of food poisoning while in Belfast, Northern Ireland just days before his scheduled UFC Fight Night 99 bout with Neil Seery . Initially, he thought his symptoms (which included ...

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