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The Irish Times
Bernadette McAliskey: ‘I am astounded I survived. I made mad decisions’political event in the burgeoning struggle for Catholic civil rights. She ran o
Bernadette McAliskey: ‘I am astounded I survived. I made mad decisions’
The Irish Times / Posted 5 days ago
political event in the burgeoning struggle for Catholic civil rights. She ran on a “unity” ticket, against the widow of the Ulster Unionist Party MP whose death caused the vacancy, and her victory, a week before her 22nd birthday, made her the then... Read more
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14d
The Irish Times
Brexit could darken already grim financial pictureNorthern Ireland’s future prospects look decidedly like the stuff scary dreams
Brexit could darken already grim financial picture
The Irish Times / Posted 14 days ago
Northern Ireland’s future prospects look decidedly like the stuff scary dreams are made of. So what can the North do? The Ulster Unionist Party believes that, for starters, a “Brexit war room” needs to be established as soon as possible because it... Read more
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The Irish Times
Belfast Briefing: Brexit could darken already grim financial pictureNorthern Ireland’s future prospects look decidedly like the stuff scary dreams
Belfast Briefing: Brexit could darken already grim financial picture
The Irish Times / Posted 14 days ago
Northern Ireland’s future prospects look decidedly like the stuff scary dreams are made of. So what can the North do? The Ulster Unionist Party believes that, for starters, a “Brexit war room” needs to be established as soon as possible because it... Read more
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Irish Central
Sinn Fein, top congressman warn that North physical borders may be restoredto reach out to moderate unionists that would like to remain within some struct
Sinn Fein, top congressman warn that North physical borders may be restored
Irish Central / Posted 15 days ago
to reach out to moderate unionists that would like to remain within some structure that acknowledges the EU. After all the Ulster Unionist Party endorsed the Remain campaign. First Minister Arlene Foster was fairly muted in her commentary but a... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
UUP in call for peace centre at old court as part of BrexitThe Ulster Unionist Party has demanded a massive tripling of investment in Nort
UUP in call for peace centre at old court as part of Brexit
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
The Ulster Unionist Party has demanded a massive tripling of investment in Northern Ireland's infrastructure and a peace centre at the site of the derelict Crumlin Road courthouse as the UK starts Brexit negotiations. In its strategy to steer the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Foster tries to calm fears Brexit may split UKthe break-up of the UK into its component parts - would be inconceivable." How
Foster tries to calm fears Brexit may split UK
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
the break-up of the UK into its component parts - would be inconceivable." However Mike Nesbitt, the leader of the Ulster Unionist Party, accused Mr Jones of causing unnecessary fear about the dissolving of the UK. "We are focused on the... Read more
19d
Belfast Telegraph
Nama: UUP leader Mike Nesbitt asks HMRC if it will investigate Spotlight allegationsUlster Unionist Party leader Mike Nesbitt has written to Her Majesty’s Revenue
Nama: UUP leader Mike Nesbitt asks HMRC if it will investigate Spotlight allegations
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
Ulster Unionist Party leader Mike Nesbitt has written to Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC) asking whether the agency is going to investigate allegations that arose during Tuesday's edition of BBC Spotlight. Mike Nesbitt MLA said: "I have... Read more
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19d
Belfast Telegraph
Nama: First Minister Arlene Foster rejects calls for cross-border inquiry following BBC Spotlight allegationsadministrations north and south co-operating to, as best they can, get to the b
Nama: First Minister Arlene Foster rejects calls for cross-border inquiry following BBC Spotlight allegations
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
administrations north and south co-operating to, as best they can, get to the bottom of what was happening." Meanwhile, Ulster Unionist Party leader Mike Nesbitt has written to Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC) asking whether the agency... Read more
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20d
Irish Central
Ulster politician says she already has two dogs when asked to take in immigrantsdo not reflect my viewpoint whatsoever. My actions and comment were genuine mis
Ulster politician says she already has two dogs when asked to take in immigrants
Irish Central / Posted 20 days ago
do not reflect my viewpoint whatsoever. My actions and comment were genuine mistakes.” A spokesperson from her party, the Ulster Unionist Party (UUP), also acknowledged her inappropriate words. "Jenny Palmer MLA has apologized for her comments... Read more
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21d
Belfast Telegraph
Take immigrants in? No thanks I've two dogs: Ulster Unionist Party responds over MLA Jenny Palmer immigrant Facebook commentHuman tragedy should be treated with compassion - that was the Ulster Unionist
Take immigrants in? No thanks I've two dogs: Ulster Unionist Party responds over MLA Jenny Palmer immigrant Facebook comment
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
Human tragedy should be treated with compassion - that was the Ulster Unionist Party's response after one of its MLAs apologised over comments on social media in which she appeared to compare immigrants to dogs. The Stephen Nolan BBC radio programme... Read more
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21d
Belfast Telegraph
Take immigrants in? No thanks I've two dogs: Unionist MLA Jenny Palmer apologises over Facebook commentAs an elected official, I must hold myself to higher standards. I apologise una
Take immigrants in? No thanks I've two dogs: Unionist MLA Jenny Palmer apologises over Facebook comment
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
As an elected official, I must hold myself to higher standards. I apologise unambiguously and will endeavour to ensure that my social media activity is more carefully considered in future." The Ulster Unionist Party has been asked for a... Read more
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25d
Belfast Telegraph
Belfast woman now stable after cow attack in Northern Irelandto tour the island with her dog, and then this tragic incident occurred." Ferm
Belfast woman now stable after cow attack in Northern Ireland
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 25 days ago
to tour the island with her dog, and then this tragic incident occurred." Fermanagh and South Tyrone MP Tom Elliot of the Ulster Unionist Party described the attack as "dreadful" and said his thoughts were with the injured lady. SDLP councillor... Read more
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25d
Belfast Telegraph
Tourist critical and dog dead after cow attack in Northern Irelandto tour the island with her dog, and then this tragic incident occurred." Ferm
Tourist critical and dog dead after cow attack in Northern Ireland
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 25 days ago
to tour the island with her dog, and then this tragic incident occurred." Fermanagh and South Tyrone MP Tom Elliot of the Ulster Unionist Party described the attack as "dreadful" and said his thoughts were with the injured lady. SDLP councillor... Read more
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