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Independent
Ulster University forced to close modern languages school following 'brutal' funding cutsThe move at the Northern Irish institution has come after the Department of Emp
Ulster University forced to close modern languages school following 'brutal' funding cuts
Independent / Posted 3 minutes ago
The move at the Northern Irish institution has come after the Department of Employment and Learning made financial cuts of £8.6m. In June this year, the university had confirmed how 1,250 student places and approximately 210 staff posts would be... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Midlands Army regiment promotes a ram to Lance CorporalMidlands Army regiment the Mercians has promoted its official mascot – a ram ca
Midlands Army regiment promotes a ram to Lance Corporal
Nottingham Post / Posted 17 minutes ago
Midlands Army regiment the Mercians has promoted its official mascot – a ram called Derby – for "good behaviour" and "exceptional performance". Lance Corporal Derby, one of only seven official mascots in the British Army, has been promoted from... Read more
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The New Statesman
No, Jeremy Corbyn is not antisemitic – but the left should be wary of who he calls friendsNorthern Ireland’s descent into political crisis continues to roll on and shows
No, Jeremy Corbyn is not antisemitic – but the left should be wary of who he calls friends
The New Statesman / Posted 35 minutes ago
Northern Ireland’s descent into political crisis continues to roll on and shows no sign of abating. Last night, First Minister Peter Robinson called on David Cameron to step in and suspend the devolved assembly. His comments were perhaps the... Read more
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The New Statesman
Can power-sharing in Northern Ireland be saved?Northern Ireland’s descent into political crisis continues to roll on and shows
Can power-sharing in Northern Ireland be saved?
The New Statesman / Posted 36 minutes ago
Northern Ireland’s descent into political crisis continues to roll on and shows no sign of abating. Last night, First Minister Peter Robinson called on David Cameron to step in and suspend the devolved assembly. His comments were perhaps the... Read more
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Channel 4 News
Could straight-talking Jezza Corbyn take on the SNP?Once upon a time there was The Most Effective Politician in the UK. You couldn’
Could straight-talking Jezza Corbyn take on the SNP?
Channel 4 News / Posted 37 minutes ago
Once upon a time there was The Most Effective Politician in the UK. You couldn’t vote for them south of the border, and she herself wasn’t even on the ballot paper, but the few would doubt the import of the 56 seats that Nicola Sturgeon’s party won... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Paul McCauley murder: Woman arrested on suspicion of withholding information released on bail A 25-year-old woman has been arrested by detectives investigating the sectari
Paul McCauley murder: Woman arrested on suspicion of withholding information released on bail
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 38 minutes ago
A 25-year-old woman has been arrested by detectives investigating the sectarian killing of Paul McCauley on suspicion of withholding information. Mr... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
McIlroy gets Final Series clearanceLONDON - Rory McIlroy will be able to play in the European Tour's Final Series
McIlroy gets Final Series clearance
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 44 minutes ago
LONDON - Rory McIlroy will be able to play in the European Tour's Final Series tournaments after being given special exemption due to his ankle injury. Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland watches his tee shot on the fifth hole during the final round of... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProSoccerTalk
European qualifiers preview: Netherlands, Spain, Germany in unusual positionsFour match days remain in the group stage of qualification for Euro 2016 in Fra
European qualifiers preview: Netherlands, Spain, Germany in unusual positions
NBC Sports: ProSoccerTalk / Posted an hour ago
Four match days remain in the group stage of qualification for Euro 2016 in France. That means several big name nations have to pick up big points beginning Thursday if they want to avoid the playoff stage, let alone miss the tournament... Read more
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AceShowbiz
Robert Pattinson Crashes Wedding in IrelandSeptember 02, 2015 14:45:13 GMT The 29-year-old actor crashed a wedding on Sat
Robert Pattinson Crashes Wedding in Ireland
AceShowbiz / Posted an hour ago
September 02, 2015 14:45:13 GMT The 29-year-old actor crashed a wedding on Saturday, August 29 in Belfast, Ireland while he's in the city to film 'The Lost City of Z'. Robert Pattinson crashed a wedding at the Culloden Hotel in Belfast, Ireland on... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Northern Ireland veterans join the celebration at Belfast City Hall to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World War IIVideo: A Civic Lunch was hosted in Belfast City Hall today marking the 70th a
Northern Ireland veterans join the celebration at Belfast City Hall to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II
Belfast Telegraph / Posted an hour ago
Video: A Civic Lunch was hosted in Belfast City Hall today marking the 70th anniversary of the signing of the surrender... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Shocking image of tiny boy's body washed up on Turkish beach illustrates desperation of Syrians fleeing war Images of a little boy who washed up on a Turkish beach have emerged, in a st
Shocking image of tiny boy's body washed up on Turkish beach illustrates desperation of Syrians fleeing war
Belfast Telegraph / Posted an hour ago
Images of a little boy who washed up on a Turkish beach have emerged, in a stark illustration of how refugees are dying in their desperation... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
70th anniversary of the end of World War II marked at Belfast City HallVideo: A Civic Lunch was hosted in Belfast City Hall today marking the 70th a
70th anniversary of the end of World War II marked at Belfast City Hall
Belfast Telegraph / Posted an hour ago
Video: A Civic Lunch was hosted in Belfast City Hall today marking the 70th anniversary of the signing of the surrender document ending the Second World War. Veterans of World... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Stormont budget cuts set to impact six departments within Ulster University - with two closing entirely By Claire Williamson Stormont budget cuts are set to impact six departments
Stormont budget cuts set to impact six departments within Ulster University - with two closing entirely
Belfast Telegraph / Posted an hour ago
By Claire Williamson Stormont budget cuts are set to impact six departments within Ulster University next year - with two closing entirely. All... Read more
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Manchester United
Manchester United international preview02/09/2015 15:17, Report by Nathan Thomas Martial could make international deb
Manchester United international preview
Manchester United / Posted an hour ago
02/09/2015 15:17, Report by Nathan Thomas Martial could make international debut Manchester United’s latest recruit Anthony Martial could earn his first full international cap this week, after being included in Didier Deschamps’ France squad. With... Read more
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PGA European Tour
French stars target home victory at Cordon Golf OpenThe European Challenge Tour returns to France for the Cordon Golf Open, the thi
French stars target home victory at Cordon Golf Open
PGA European Tour / Posted an hour ago
The European Challenge Tour returns to France for the Cordon Golf Open, the third and final French event of the season, with high hopes for a home champion. There are 46 French players hoping to thrill crowds at the Golf Blue Green de Pléneuf Val... Read more
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Time
A Bride Ran Into Robert Pattinson at Her Wedding and Posed for This Epic PhotoA celebrity sighting made a wedding in Northern Ireland even more special. Wed
A Bride Ran Into Robert Pattinson at Her Wedding and Posed for This Epic Photo
Time / Posted 2 hours ago
A celebrity sighting made a wedding in Northern Ireland even more special. Wedding videographer Reuben Skinner uploaded a photo to Facebook on August 30 that showed a bearded Robert Pattinson, the star from the Twilight movies, posing with the bride... Read more
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Fulham FC
International Call-UpsSakari Mattila has been called up to the Finland squad for their upcoming quali
International Call-Ups
Fulham FC / Posted 2 hours ago
Sakari Mattila has been called up to the Finland squad for their upcoming qualifiers following an injury picked up by national team captain Niklas Moisander, while Sean Kavanagh is in the Republic of Ireland party as they prepare for one friendly and... Read more
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UEFA News
Under-21 - News – UEFA.com• For the first time, there will be 12 teams in the final tournament• Hosts Pol
Under-21 - News – UEFA.com
UEFA News / Posted 2 hours ago
• For the first time, there will be 12 teams in the final tournament• Hosts Poland will be joined by 11 qualifiers in the finals in June 2017• The nine group winners qualify automatically• The four runners-up with the best record against the sides... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cote d'Ivoire/Sierra Leone: Toure-Less Ivory Coast Launch Title DefenceA Cote d'Ivoire team lacking superstar Yaya Toure launches this weekend what th
Cote d'Ivoire/Sierra Leone: Toure-Less Ivory Coast Launch Title Defence
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
A Cote d'Ivoire team lacking superstar Yaya Toure launches this weekend what they hope will be a 10-match climb back to the pinnacle of African football. The Africa Cup of Nations title-holders have a Group I date with fellow-west Africans Sierra... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Stormont budget cuts set to impact six departments within University of Ulster - with 2 closing entirely By Claire Williamson Stormont budget cuts are set to impact six departments
Stormont budget cuts set to impact six departments within University of Ulster - with 2 closing entirely
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 hours ago
By Claire Williamson Stormont budget cuts are set to impact six departments within the University of Ulster next year - with two closing... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Concerns raised over dearth of coroners with John Leckey to retire Northern Ireland could be without a full time coroner for up to two months.
Concerns raised over dearth of coroners with John Leckey to retire
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 hours ago
Northern Ireland could be without a full time coroner for up to two months. With the region's senior coroner John Leckey retiring next month while two others are on sick leave,... Read more
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U TV
Ulster University confirms Modern Languages closureThe cost saving measures come as the result of an £8.6m cut in funding from the
Ulster University confirms Modern Languages closure
U TV / Posted 3 hours ago
The cost saving measures come as the result of an £8.6m cut in funding from the Department of Employment and Learning (DEL). The university announced in June that around 210 jobs would be cut during 2015/16, with 1,250 student places to go in the... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Russia says will respond in kind to new U.S. sanctions over UkraineU.S. President Barack Obama (L) meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin dur
Russia says will respond in kind to new U.S. sanctions over Ukraine
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 3 hours ago
U.S. President Barack Obama (L) meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin during the G8 Summit at Lough Erne in Enniskillen, Northern Ireland June 17, 2013. MOSCOW Moscow said on Wednesday it would react in kind to United States' widening of... Read more
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Reuters
Russia says will respond in kind to new U.S. sanctions over UkraineU.S. President Barack Obama (L) meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin dur
Russia says will respond in kind to new U.S. sanctions over Ukraine
Reuters / Posted 3 hours ago
U.S. President Barack Obama (L) meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin during the G8 Summit at Lough Erne in Enniskillen, Northern Ireland June 17, 2013. MOSCOW Moscow said on Wednesday it would react in kind to United States' widening of... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Gareth McAuley: Faroe Islands clash is "pivotal" for Northern Ireland Gareth McAuley believes Northern Ireland's trip to the Faroe Islands should b
Gareth McAuley: Faroe Islands clash is "pivotal" for Northern Ireland
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 hours ago
Gareth McAuley believes Northern Ireland's trip to the Faroe Islands should be viewed as the "pivotal" point of their Euro 2016 qualifying campaign. Michael O'Neill's men head... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Hillary Clinton emails reveal US thought Peter Robinson was 'incapable of acting' in wake of Iris affair Gerry Adams was urged not to spark a 'full-blown crisis' over the affair US
Hillary Clinton emails reveal US thought Peter Robinson was 'incapable of acting' in wake of Iris affair
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 hours ago
Gerry Adams was urged not to spark a 'full-blown crisis' over the affair US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton meets with First Minister Peter... Read more
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Farming Life
Minister Bell opens Global Logistics Centre for Lakeland Dairies in Newtownards Minister Bell opens Major new Global Logistics Centre for Lakeland Dairies in
Minister Bell opens Global Logistics Centre for Lakeland Dairies in Newtownards
Farming Life / Posted 3 hours ago
Minister Bell opens Major new Global Logistics Centre for Lakeland Dairies in Newtownards �8m investment underpins export potential and market access for valued-added... Read more
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Farming Life
NFU and FFA respond to Tesco’s new dairy commitments There have been protests outside Tesco stores in Northern Ireland over milk pr
NFU and FFA respond to Tesco’s new dairy commitments
Farming Life / Posted 3 hours ago
There have been protests outside Tesco stores in Northern Ireland over milk prices. Picture: Kevin McAuley multimedia Tesco’s decision to extend its sustainable pricing model to its entire British... Read more
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Orange County Register
Emails show how Clinton valued input from BlumenthalWASHINGTON – As secretary of state, Hillary Rodham Clinton had access to the la
Emails show how Clinton valued input from Blumenthal
Orange County Register / Posted 3 hours ago
WASHINGTON – As secretary of state, Hillary Rodham Clinton had access to the latest information and analysis from the nation’s premier intelligence agencies, from a corps of seasoned diplomats reporting back from every corner of the world, from a... Read more
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birminghammail
International duty: The players leaving Aston Villa, Birmingham City, West Brom and Wolves to represent their countriesHere’s a round-up of the 26 on duty with their country. Birmingham City Trio
International duty: The players leaving Aston Villa, Birmingham City, West Brom and Wolves to represent their countries
birminghammail / Posted 4 hours ago
Here’s a round-up of the 26 on duty with their country. Birmingham City Trio David Cotterill, Jacques Maghoma and Jonathan Spector have been called up by their country. Demarai Gray and Reece Brown have also been selected by England... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Gareth McAuley: Faroe Islands clash is 'pivotal' for Northern IrelandGareth McAuley believes Northern Ireland's trip to the Faroe Islands should be
Gareth McAuley: Faroe Islands clash is 'pivotal' for Northern Ireland
Football.co.uk / Posted 4 hours ago
Gareth McAuley believes Northern Ireland's trip to the Faroe Islands should be viewed as the 'pivotal' point of their Euro 2016 qualifying campaign. Michael O'Neill's men head into a double header with the Faroes and Hungary well poised to reach the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Kevin McGuigan murder - man arrested in East Belfast A man has been arrested by police investigating a murder by suspected IRA mem
Kevin McGuigan murder - man arrested in East Belfast
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 hours ago
A man has been arrested by police investigating a murder by suspected IRA members which has threatened to topple power-sharing in Northern Ireland. Police believe the killing of Kevin McGuigan in... Read more
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Mashable
Robert Pattinson's beard interrupts Belfast couple's wedding dayLONDON – It's not every day you get married, and it's certainly not every day y
Robert Pattinson's beard interrupts Belfast couple's wedding day
Mashable / Posted 4 hours ago
LONDON – It's not every day you get married, and it's certainly not every day your wedding party gets interrupted by a heavily bearded Hollywood star. A couple were celebrating their marriage at the Culloden Hotel in Belfast, Northern Ireland, last... Read more
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U TV
Man arrested in Kevin McGuigan murder probeThe 41-year-old was detained in the east of this city on Wednesday morning by d
Man arrested in Kevin McGuigan murder probe
U TV / Posted 5 hours ago
The 41-year-old was detained in the east of this city on Wednesday morning by detectives from the PSNI’s Serious Crime Branch. He is the 12th person to be arrested in the police investigation into the fatal shooting at Short Strand. Detective Chief... Read more
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U TV
‘Ulster University language school closing’ - UniteThe cost saving measures come as the result of an £8.6m cut in funding from the
‘Ulster University language school closing’ - Unite
U TV / Posted 5 hours ago
The cost saving measures come as the result of an £8.6m cut in funding from the Department of Employment and Learning (DEL). The university announced in June that around 210 jobs would be cut during 2015/16, with 1,200 student places to go in the... Read more
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Covers.com
10 Players to Watch: Deutsche Bank Championship -The Sports Xchange's 10 Players to Watch: Deutsche Bank Championship 1. Jason
10 Players to Watch: Deutsche Bank Championship -
Covers.com / Posted 5 hours ago
The Sports Xchange's 10 Players to Watch: Deutsche Bank Championship 1. Jason Day, Australia -- Taking his turn as the best golfer in the world right now, Day won three of his past four outings, including the PGA Championship and the playoff-opening... Read more
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FIFA
Hendriksson Olsen making a name for himselfFor many football fans, Faroe Islands were long synonymous with the name of Jen
Hendriksson Olsen making a name for himself
FIFA / Posted 5 hours ago
For many football fans, Faroe Islands were long synonymous with the name of Jens Martin Knudsen, the goalkeeper who won 65 caps in a distinguished career between 1985 and 2001 and who made his name by sporting a distinctive bobble hat on his forays... Read more
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Daily Mail
Cat Deeley looks leggy in a bright orange minidressTangerine dream: and skyscraper heels as she joins husband Patrick Kielty at A
Cat Deeley looks leggy in a bright orange minidress
Daily Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
Tangerine dream: and skyscraper heels as she joins husband Patrick Kielty at A List Party She's successfully made the transition from British kids' TV presenter to a prime-time host in the US. So... Read more
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The Irish Times
Making a ‘singable song’: PJ Mathews on the fiction of Joseph O’Connor A UCD academic traces the evolution of our Book Club author from his debut, Co
Making a ‘singable song’: PJ Mathews on the fiction of Joseph O’Connor
The Irish Times / Posted 6 hours ago
A UCD academic traces the evolution of our Book Club author from his debut, Cowboys & Indians, to his masterpiece, Star of the Sea, and explores recurring themes of emigration,... Read more
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New Kerala
Man fined for racial abuse at Indian restaurant in Ireland A man has been fined 500 pounds (nearly Rs.50,000) for carrying out an assaul
Man fined for racial abuse at Indian restaurant in Ireland
New Kerala / Posted 6 hours ago
A man has been fined 500 pounds (nearly Rs.50,000) for carrying out an assault and hurling racist abuse at the staff at an Indian restaurant in northern Ireland, media reported. Desmond... Read more
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The New Statesman
Is "successful" sperm really the measure of man's masculinity?There has never been an easy time to be a social democrat (or “democratic socia
Is "successful" sperm really the measure of man's masculinity?
The New Statesman / Posted 6 hours ago
There has never been an easy time to be a social democrat (or “democratic socialist” as we sometimes call ourselves in Britain). Whereas the right can demonise the poor and extol the virtues of the market, and the hard left can demonise the market... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Woman held over 2006 murder of Paul McCauley in Londonderry A woman was arrested by detectives in Londonderry, the Police Service of Nort
Woman held over 2006 murder of Paul McCauley in Londonderry
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 hours ago
A woman was arrested by detectives in Londonderry, the Police Service of Northern Ireland said A woman has been arrested by detectives investigating the sectarian killing of a popular... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Belfast International Arts Festival promises feast for Ulster's culture vultures Chivalry Is Dead is one of the shows at the Belfast International Arts Festiv
Belfast International Arts Festival promises feast for Ulster's culture vultures
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 hours ago
Chivalry Is Dead is one of the shows at the Belfast International Arts FestivalThe BBC Big Band is one of the shows at the Belfast International Arts Festival The... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Paul McCauley murder: Woman arrested on suspicion of withholding information Paul McCauley in a coma in hospital A 25-year-old woman has been arrested by
Paul McCauley murder: Woman arrested on suspicion of withholding information
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 hours ago
Paul McCauley in a coma in hospital A 25-year-old woman has been arrested by detectives investigating the murder of Paul McCauley on suspicion of withholding... Read more
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Farming Life
UFU president takes part in Brussels talksUlster Farmers’ Union president Ian Marshall accompanied Agriculture Minister,
UFU president takes part in Brussels talks
Farming Life / Posted 6 hours ago
Ulster Farmers’ Union president Ian Marshall accompanied Agriculture Minister, Michelle O’Neill, to meet with the European Agriculture Commissioner, Phil Hogan. Accompanied by Dairy UK NI representative Paul Vernon and William Taylor FFA, the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
UUP has given two main parties a wake up call The pulling-out of the Executive by the UUP has focused minds in unionist and
UUP has given two main parties a wake up call
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 hours ago
The pulling-out of the Executive by the UUP has focused minds in unionist and republican quarters and is maybe exactly what the deadlocked Assembly needs. Politics has slumbered for months, from one... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Campaign for air ambulance service goes to Stormont The campaign to secure an air ambulance service for Northern Ireland will be
Campaign for air ambulance service goes to Stormont
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 hours ago
The campaign to secure an air ambulance service for Northern Ireland will be taken to Stormont next week. A petition with more than 70,000 signatures backing the Helicopter Emergency Medical... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Belfast International Arts Festival promises feast for Ulster's culture vultures The exciting 2015 Programme for the inaugural Ulster Bank Belfast Internation
Belfast International Arts Festival promises feast for Ulster's culture vultures
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 hours ago
The exciting 2015 Programme for the inaugural Ulster Bank Belfast International Arts Festival is set to bring a world-class line-up of artists to the city to inspire,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Family may flee Northern Ireland after attack on new home A man says he may leave Northern Ireland after his home was vandalised early
Family may flee Northern Ireland after attack on new home
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 hours ago
A man says he may leave Northern Ireland after his home was vandalised early on Monday morning. David Hilton-McIlwaine and his wife Danielle woke up to find that black ink had been thrown at... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Software boss Conlon lands major Science Park award First Derivatives founder Brian Conlon has won the Innovation Founder Award 2
Software boss Conlon lands major Science Park award
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 hours ago
First Derivatives founder Brian Conlon has won the Innovation Founder Award 2015, an honour bestowed by the Northern Ireland Science Park. Mr Conlon set up the financial software company in 1996... Read more
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