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Belfast Telegraph
Northern Ireland Election updates - results, counts and state of the parties - Arlene Foster tops poll in Fermanaghfor most of the first day of counting. A fortnight has been set aside for the
Northern Ireland Election updates - results, counts and state of the parties - Arlene Foster tops poll in Fermanagh
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 hours ago
for most of the first day of counting. A fortnight has been set aside for the negotiations, which could result in the Ulster Unionist Party and/or the SDLP agreeing to go into Opposition. The MLAs elected will go to Stormont on Monday to... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Northern Ireland Election updates - results, counts and state of the parties - Joanne Bunting and Naomi Long have been elected in East Belfastfor most of the first day of counting. A fortnight has been set aside for the
Northern Ireland Election updates - results, counts and state of the parties - Joanne Bunting and Naomi Long have been elected in East Belfast
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 hours ago
for most of the first day of counting. A fortnight has been set aside for the negotiations, which could result in the Ulster Unionist Party and/or the SDLP agreeing to go into Opposition. The MLAs elected will go to Stormont on Monday to... Read more
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8h
Belfast Telegraph
Northern Ireland Election updates - results, counts and state of the parties - overall turnout for 2016 electionfor most of the first day of counting. A fortnight has been set aside for the
Northern Ireland Election updates - results, counts and state of the parties - overall turnout for 2016 election
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 hours ago
for most of the first day of counting. A fortnight has been set aside for the negotiations, which could result in the Ulster Unionist Party and/or the SDLP agreeing to go into Opposition. The MLAs elected will go to Stormont on Monday to... Read more
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10h
Belfast Telegraph
Northern Ireland Election updates - results, counts and state of the parties - from DUP, Sinn Fein, UUP, SDLP and Alliance to the counts in Scotland and Walesto get under way until next Monday week. A fortnight has been set aside for th
Northern Ireland Election updates - results, counts and state of the parties - from DUP, Sinn Fein, UUP, SDLP and Alliance to the counts in Scotland and Wales
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 hours ago
to get under way until next Monday week. A fortnight has been set aside for the negotiations, which could result in the Ulster Unionist Party and/or the SDLP agreeing to go into Opposition. Counting begins at the Titanic Convention centre in... Read more
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12h
Belfast Telegraph
Live Northern Ireland Election updates - results, counts and state of the parties - from DUP, Sinn Fein, UUP, SDLP and Alliance to the counts in Scotland and Walesto get under way until next Monday week. A fortnight has been set aside for th
Live Northern Ireland Election updates - results, counts and state of the parties - from DUP, Sinn Fein, UUP, SDLP and Alliance to the counts in Scotland and Wales
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 12 hours ago
to get under way until next Monday week. A fortnight has been set aside for the negotiations, which could result in the Ulster Unionist Party and/or the SDLP agreeing to go into Opposition. The MLAs elected will go to Stormont on Monday to... Read more
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12h
Belfast Telegraph
DUP's Christopher Stalford set to be new Belfast Lord Mayor... if he doesn’t end up at Stormontparties at Belfast City Hall. Under the d'Hondt system, Alliance is set to nom
DUP's Christopher Stalford set to be new Belfast Lord Mayor... if he doesn’t end up at Stormont
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 12 hours ago
parties at Belfast City Hall. Under the d'Hondt system, Alliance is set to nominate the Lord Mayor in 2017, with the Ulster Unionist Party due to nominate a Deputy Lord Mayor. In the following year, under the d'Hondt arrangements, it will be... Read more
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RTE News
NI voters go to the polls in assembly electionsleaders are fronting their parties in assembly elections for the first time; Ar
NI voters go to the polls in assembly elections
RTE News / Posted yesterday
leaders are fronting their parties in assembly elections for the first time; Arlene Foster of the DUP, Mike Nesbitt of the Ulster Unionist Party and Colum Eastwood of the SDLP. The gap between the DUP and Sinn Féin is nine seats; 38 to 29. Most... Read more
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The Irish Times
Belfast briefing: Job creation key to Northern Ireland electionsdeliver the skills “demanded by the economy”. Knowledge is power The third larg
Belfast briefing: Job creation key to Northern Ireland elections
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
deliver the skills “demanded by the economy”. Knowledge is power The third largest vote winner in the last elections, the Ulster Unionist Party (UUP), is also keen to help create jobs but it believes that one of the best ways this can be achieved... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweetwar)". Patrice Lumumba was the assassinated African nationalist who was the Co
Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweet
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
war)". Patrice Lumumba was the assassinated African nationalist who was the Congo's first democratically elected leader. Ulster Unionist Party leader Mike Nesbitt described Mr Adams' comments as contemptible. "I find it extraordinary that the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Mike Nesbitt: How DUP insults the electorate with its dog-whistle politicsdoesn't the party seek votes based on their record in government, asks Mike Nes
Mike Nesbitt: How DUP insults the electorate with its dog-whistle politics
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
doesn't the party seek votes based on their record in government, asks Mike Nesbitt (yes, it was a rhetorical question) Ulster Unionist Party Leader Mike Nesbitt unveils the party’s billboard campaign for the Assembly elections at Custom House... Read more
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walesonline
Labour's reign in Wales is but a blink in the eye compared to these players2011. He was less than revolutionary when it came to his transition, handing ov
Labour's reign in Wales is but a blink in the eye compared to these players
walesonline / Posted 6 days ago
2011. He was less than revolutionary when it came to his transition, handing over to his brother Raúl.Northern Ireland The Ulster Unionist Party governed the province from 1921 to 1972 when direct rule by the UK Government was... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Soldier Doug Beattie standing for election ordered to resign from the military by the MoDstanding for election ordered to resign from the military by the MoD Doug Beat
Soldier Doug Beattie standing for election ordered to resign from the military by the MoD
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
standing for election ordered to resign from the military by the MoD Doug Beattie will contest Upper Bann for the UUP An Ulster Unionist Party candidate has been forced to resign from the military after deciding to run for the Assembly. Upper... Read more
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Farming Life
‘New structures must deliver for agri-food’Ulster Unionist Party Upper Bann Candidate, Jo-Anne has said that the restructu
‘New structures must deliver for agri-food’
Farming Life / Posted 6 days ago
Ulster Unionist Party Upper Bann Candidate, Jo-Anne has said that the restructuring of Stormont’s Departments is an opportunity to deliver better government and emphasised that the new Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs must... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Bombardier secures major Delta Airlines deal for C Series jets£520m. A shareholders' meeting will also take place in Montreal tomorrow. The
Bombardier secures major Delta Airlines deal for C Series jets
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
£520m. A shareholders' meeting will also take place in Montreal tomorrow. The news of the major order was welcomed by Ulster Unionist Party leader Mike Nesbitt. Mr Nesbitt said: "This will come as a major relief, not just to Bombardier... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Foyle: SF's McGuinness vs SDLP's Eastwood in the battle for nationalismunionism its only seat in the constituency. Community worker and 2015 Westmins
Foyle: SF's McGuinness vs SDLP's Eastwood in the battle for nationalism
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
unionism its only seat in the constituency. Community worker and 2015 Westminster candidate Julie Kee, representing the Ulster Unionist Party, will be looking to the same voters as Mr Middleton and Mr Devenney. The DUP has been keen to remind... Read more
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International Business Times
Full list of MPs who voted against allowing 3000 refugee children into UK Craig Williamson, rh Gavin Wilson, Mr Rob Wollaston, Dr Sarah Wood, Mike W
Full list of MPs who voted against allowing 3000 refugee children into UK
International Business Times / Posted 10 days ago
Craig Williamson, rh Gavin Wilson, Mr Rob Wollaston, Dr Sarah Wood, Mike Wragg, William Wright, rh Jeremy Democratic Ulster Unionist Campbell, Mr Gregory Shannon, Jim Douglass Carswell Ulster Unionist Party Elliott, Tom Kinahan... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
In defence of the UUP’s canvassingon a full-time basis. I respect the fact that Mr Duke will be voting on May 5
In defence of the UUP’s canvassing
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
on a full-time basis. I respect the fact that Mr Duke will be voting on May 5 and encourage others to exercise their right to do so — naturally, for the Ulster Unionist Party. JO-ANNE DOBSON Ulster Unionist Assembly candidate in... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Nesbitt taunts Dodds as unionist election battle hots uplast year. "I understand the DUP revert to bashing fellow unionists at electio
Nesbitt taunts Dodds as unionist election battle hots up
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
last year. "I understand the DUP revert to bashing fellow unionists at election time, particularly when they perceive the Ulster Unionist Party to be a threat," he said. "I remain proud I persuaded the DUP of the merits of my strategy this time... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
DUP and UUP in real needle match: Election heats up at last as parties clash over the transfer of votes in MayMartin McGuinness is not elected First Minister is by rallying behind the only
DUP and UUP in real needle match: Election heats up at last as parties clash over the transfer of votes in May
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 20 days ago
Martin McGuinness is not elected First Minister is by rallying behind the only unionist party that can win - the DUP." An Ulster Unionist Party statement last night hit back: "Nigel Dodds knows perfectly well that it was Mike Nesbitt and the UUP... Read more
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Farming Life
FFA continues to meet local partieshave continued to meet local parties to press them on their election priorities
FFA continues to meet local parties
Farming Life / Posted 22 days ago
have continued to meet local parties to press them on their election priorities. Recent meetings have taken place with the Ulster Unionist Party and Sinn Fein. Pictured (left to right) Michael Clarke, NIAPA Chairman, Declan McAleer, Sinn Fein,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
UUP backing a single education system as 'a virtual inoculation jab' against sectarianismsystem as 'a virtual inoculation jab' against sectarianism Northern Ireland sh
UUP backing a single education system as 'a virtual inoculation jab' against sectarianism
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 23 days ago
system as 'a virtual inoculation jab' against sectarianism Northern Ireland should have a single education system, the Ulster Unionist Party has said. In a new policy document the party said the current model of education in the province was... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Get off our land angry Down farmers tell fox huntersthe weekend to discuss the issue was attended by the DUP's Jim Wells, the TUV's
Get off our land angry Down farmers tell fox hunters
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 25 days ago
the weekend to discuss the issue was attended by the DUP's Jim Wells, the TUV's Henry Reilly and representatives from the Ulster Unionist Party, Alliance Party and SDLP. There were allegations that some farmers who banned hunts had been subjected... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Ulster Unionist U-turn on Europe shameful betrayal I have been a lifelong member of the Ulster Unionist Party and for much of th
Ulster Unionist U-turn on Europe shameful betrayal
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 1 months ago
I have been a lifelong member of the Ulster Unionist Party and for much of that time was a member of the party executive. I simply cannot comprehend the party's decision to support remaining in the... Read more
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Farming Life
Leading parties in UFU election hustings no showheadquarters on the day of the hustings meeting itself,” he added. The event w
Leading parties in UFU election hustings no show
Farming Life / Posted 1 months ago
headquarters on the day of the hustings meeting itself,” he added. The event was attended by representatives of the Ulster Unionist Party, SDLP, Alliance and TUV parties. The Green Party had also been invited to attend, but had no... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Fujitsu axes Antrim repair centre with loss of 40 jobsrecent global investments in research and development." South Antrim MLA Adria
Fujitsu axes Antrim repair centre with loss of 40 jobs
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 1 months ago
recent global investments in research and development." South Antrim MLA Adrian Cochrane-Watson, economy spokesman for the Ulster Unionist Party, said the decision by Fujitsu would have a seriously negative impact on the local area. "The closure... Read more

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