Sinn Fein Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Labour tells SF: There's no more money from WestminsterRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2015 | Belfast Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A senior Labour figure has delivered one of the most unambiguously critical statements of Sinn Fein for years, bluntly telling the party "there is no extra money coming from Westminster".

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  2. Parties split over welfare reformRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2015 | Newrydemocrat.com

    NEWRY and Armagh MLA, William Irwin has said that both Sinn Fein and the SDLP "must quickly come to their sense" over the issue of welfare reform. Mr Irwin was reiterating the calls made by the Deputy Leader of the DUP, Nigel Dodds for the British Government to intervene and legislate for welfare reform in Northern Ireland.

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  3. IRA informers 'in high authority'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | BBC News

    ... forces were "serial killers" and some killed with impunity. Monday's Private Member's debate was called by several Sinn Fein members and their motion called for a "thorough and independent investigation" of the issues raised by the programme. As Mr ...

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  4. Budget bid clears crucial hurdleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | UTV

    Finance Minister Arlene Foster is proposing to proceed with the second half of the 2015/2016 budget, based on the assumption that the Stormont House Agreement has been implemented. Sinn Fein's backing was crucial to passing a "supply resolution" to enable money to continue to be drawn down from the Northern Ireland Consolidated Fund.

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  5. Finance Minister warns public services at riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | UTV

    ... - 350m is due to the impasse on welfare reform. Implementing changes was part of December's Agreement but Sinn Fein withdrew its support in March and last month the party along with the SDLP vetoed the Welfare Reform Bill. The DUP Minister is ...

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  6. Stuck in the mainstream, the Wolfie Smiths of Sinn Fein need to move onRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2015 | Fermanagh Today

    Sinn Fein makes such a song and dance about welfare reform, threats to corporation tax, 'not caving in to Tory austerity' or allowing the Secretary of State to exercise the power to impose 'Osborne's cuts', that some people are wondering if they are prepared to let the Executive collapse. It's a fair question, given that they appear to be raising the ante every day, but it raises another question: what has Sinn Fein to gain if the Executive falls? Since the ballot paper/armalite strategy of 1981 it was clear that Sinn Fein realised that the IRA was never going to bomb its way to unity.

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  7. Thousands turn out in support of gay marriage in Belfast rallyRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2015 | Tyrone Times

    ... has rejected a proposal calling for the introduction of gay marriage after debating the issue for a fourth time. Sinn Fein said equality rights for same-sex couples must be shared by citizens in the north and it will continue to campaign for the ...

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  8. Villiers backs DUP 'fantasy' budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | BBC News

    ... to clear an imminent legislative requirement to sign off on an agreed spending plan for the rest of the year. Sinn Fein has not ruled out backing the plan, which will be based on the assumption that the Stormont House Agreement has actually been ...

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  9. FAI chief John Delaney should 'face questions' following FIFA loan scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... These are just some of the questions which arise and the public are entitled to answers. The calls echoed that of Sinn Fein TD Dessie Ellis, who said earlier in the week: 'It is in the best interests of the FAI and football as a whole that the ...

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  10. The real crisis of Stormont is that nothing ever changesRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2015 | Fermanagh Today

    ... Here's another dilemma: if the parties know that the institutions aren't going to collapse - unless the DUP or Sinn Fein decide to jump of their own accord - then they know, too, that there is no price to be paid for not resolving a crisis. Let's be ...

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  11. John Delaney: Could face questions from government committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | Sporting Life

    ... These are just some of the questions which arise and the public are entitled to answers. The calls echoed that of Sinn Fein TD Dessie Ellis, who said earlier in the week: "It is in the best interests of the FAI and football as a whole that the ...

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  12. John Delaney may face Oireachtas questioningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | RTE.ie

    ... These are just some of the questions which arise and the public are entitled to answers. The calls echoed that of Sinn Fein's Dessie Ellis, who said earlier in the week: "It is in the best interests of the FAI and football as a whole that the ...

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  13. Solidarity with Greek people demonstration, Brussels, 21 JuneRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2015 | Dear Kitty

    Sinn Fein hold a solidarity rally outside the Dail to show their support for the people of Greece and the new SYRIZA government . Greece is the concrete proof that austerity policies and deterioration of the living conditions are not the solution .

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  14. Dead Sinn Fein hardliner is praisedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | Belfast Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Gerry Adams and Martin McGuinness have eulogised a former Sinn Fein councillor who infamously refused to condemn the Enniskillen bombing.

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  15. Public elected us to do a job, finance minister tells nationalistsRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2015 | Belfast Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A renewed appeal has been made to the SDLP and Sinn Fein ahead of a fresh draft budget being presented on Wednesday.

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  16. Sinn Fein's McLaughlin at WW1 eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | BBC News

    Assembly speaker, Sinn Fein's Mitchel McLaughlin, has laid a wreath at the cenotaph in Londonderry to commemorate the Battle of Messines in 1917. "The assembly represents everybody and every shade of opinion in our community as well and as the speaker I have the responsibility to speak for all of them," Mr McLaughlin said.

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  17. SF Speaker lays wreath at Derry CenotaphRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | UTV

    ... positive contribution" to how "our shared history is remembered". The war memorial event was also attended by the Sinn Fein Mayor of Derry City and Strabane District Council, Elisha McCallion. "This is an event that commemorates an aspect of our ...

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  18. Mac Diarmada was a top 'extremist' in 1915Read the original story

    Jun 7, 2015 | Carrickonshannon Today

    ... of the revolution." Sean MacDiarmada was a member of the Irish Republican Brotherhood, the Irish Volunteers and Sinn Fein, as well as being involved in the Gaelic League, the GAA and the Celtic Literary Society. MacDiarmada spent four months ...

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  19. Could Labour open up a Pandora's box by standing in Northern Ireland?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2015 | Slugger O'Toole

    ... Irish electoral politics it would be to the detriment of the SDLP, which is already weakened by the rise of Sinn Fein. [The ILP] had grave misgivings about harming a sister party in that way". Even if, as recently proposed by the ILP, Labour and ILP ...

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  20. Secretive deployment of toxic gas against prisonersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2015 | Irish Republican News

    ... get away from it. I felt like I was on fire. They just decided to experiment on us like we were guinea pigs.' Sinn Fein spokesman Richard McAuley, who was also at Long Kesh at the time of the riot, said the chemical had been dropped in capsules from ...

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