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36 min ago | BBC News

Stark 'anti-drug campaign needed'

Two new drugs are detected each week across Europe with researchers trying to alert the public to the dangers of new chemicals Young people have died "horrific deaths" from taking multiple drugs, a senior member of the Forensic Science service in Northern Ireland has said.

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4 hrs ago | BBC News

Pro-choice demo at Belfast City Hall

Organisers say they want the same abortion rights in Northern Ireland that women have in the rest of the UK.

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8 hrs ago | UTV

The Social Club: That wasn't a goal

If you don't know what we're talking about, all will be revealed in this week's edition of The Social Club.

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13 hrs ago | UTV

Five care failings led to baby death

Senior Coroner John Leckey has ruled there were five failings in the care given to a mother in labour which lead to her baby's death.

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15 hrs ago | Newsday

VIDEO: Grand Prix racer dies in qualifying

A former Manx Grand Prix winner killed during qualifying for this year's event has been described as a "terrific rider".

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18 hrs ago | RTE.ie

Four held over attempted letter bomb attacks

Four people have been arrested on suspicion of involvement in a spate of attempted dissident letter bomb attacks last year and earlier this year in Northern Ireland and England.

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19 hrs ago | Antrim Today

Excellent performances at Cullybackey

Top A level students from Cullybackey College with Mr. D. Donaldson , Mr. T. Manson and Mrs. D. Wilkinson.

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19 hrs ago | Ballymoney Today

We're '100% certain' no one from Balnamore is involved in these attacks

Sometime after 10pm on Monday, August 18, the War Memorial was attacked, poppy wreaths were strewn around with one stolen and the Union flag was cut down from the pole and taken.

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22 hrs ago | Lisburn Today

Fiftieth business signs up to 'Evolution'

Alderman Allan Ewart, Chairman of the Council's Economic Development Committee is pictured with Stephen Brown, Managing Director of North,Time and Data and Clive Irwin, Business Owner.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

BBC News

How would 'Yes' vote affect Northern Ireland?

Scotland and Northern Ireland have a long history of cultural ties and economic links.

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Ballymena Today

Social Enterprise 'hub' opened in Ballymena

Serving ten council areas, the Hub will provide a range of services for new social enterprise businesses including hot desking facilities, conference/meeting rooms, training suites and potential shop front retail space.

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Belfast Today

Flag cut down at memorial: UUP

The latest in what is said to be a string of attacks on a war memorial has been described as "particularly disgusting" due to the recent centenary of British-German hostilities in World War One.

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Carrickfergus Today

Belcoo decision 'good news for Woodburn'

A province-wide environmental lobby group has vowed to turn its attention to Carrickfergus after a successful campaign in Fermanagh.

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Larne Today

East Antrim man Joe backs calls for Rory Gallagher statue

Rory Gallagher pictured at a seminar in the YMCA Wellington Place just before his gig in the Ulster Hall in 1979.

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Newtownabbey Today

Cultural workshops programme

Newtownabbey Borough Council is inviting young people aged from eight to 16 years to take part in exciting and interactive cultural arts workshops taking place on Thursday, August 21 and Friday, August 22. As part of the World of Music, Arts and Dance project , the half-day workshops will take place in Mossley Pavilion.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Carrickfergus Today

Park opens in memory of Rebekah

A Carrickfergus schoolgirl has been remembered with the opening of the new playground at the Northern Ireland Children's Hospice.

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Fermanagh Today

Barge retires to Lagan after 150 years of toil

A 150-year-old barge which travelled Ulster waterways in support of the linen industry and two world war efforts has returned to the Lagan in Belfast as a tourist attraction.

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Banbridge Today

Last Saturday demonstrations

The Royal Black Institution will hold parades in six locations across Northern Ireland - the biggest being in Rathfriland, on Saturday, August 30. The town last played host to the event in 2001.

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Londonderry Today

Black Saturday to be celebrated in Londonderry and Donemana

The Royal Black Institution will hold parades in six locations across Northern Ireland on Saturday, August 30, including Londonderry and Donemana.

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Newtownabbey Today

Visually impaired artist launches fundraising show for Guide Dogs

A visually impaired Greenisland artist is injecting colour into the lives of Newtownabbey residents as she opens her latest exhibition.

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