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A NORTHERN Ireland hearing into the historical institutional abuse of children transported to Australia from the 1920s to 1970s has opened.
4 hrs ago | Surreycomet.co.uk
Sir Anthony Hart is chairing public hearings into allegations of historical child abuse in church and state-run homes in Northern Ireland Children in institutions in Northern Ireland were exported to Australia like "baby convicts", a witness has told a public inquiry into historical abuse.
8 hrs ago | KSWO
Several shootings have been reported near the route of New York City's West Indian Day Parade just hours before its start.
Today is the birthday of one of the truly great musical talents on Earth, the legendary Van Morrison.
A Lisburn toddler's first foray into fundraising fell foul of the roads at the weekend and his disappointed mum is hoping to run out her own alternative event.
It is an iconic image, encapsulating the horror of the Troubles . Father Alec Reid kneels in a Belfast car park as he administers the last rites over the bloodied, near naked body of a British soldier.
The Diamond Rural Development Group is delighted to announce that their previously successful dance classes are back by popular demand.
Martin McGuinness said the dispute over the flying of a Union flag over Belfast City Hall had caused a deterioration in relations The deterioration in relations between nationalist and unionist politicians in Northern Ireland was sparked by a decision to limit the flying of the Union flag over Belfast City Hall, Deputy First Minister Martin ... (more)
Jimmy Nesbitt, who died last week aged 79, never attempted to dine out on his rightful billing as the detective who worked tirelessly to put most of the notorious Shankill Butchers gang behind bars.
Having established a reputation for delivering innovative employment solutions within the Northern Ireland marketplace, Springvale Employment and Learning Solutions are proud to announce the launch of their new, fully integrated recruitment service based on the Lisburn site.
The principal of Craigavon Senior High has praised pupils following last week's GCSE results, pointing out that good grades were not confined to those pupils considered to be the most academically able.
Social Development Minister Nelson McCausland has launched a public consultation on ambitious plans to redevelop the Laganbank quarter in Lisburn city centre.
An Alcohol Liaison Nurse to support patients with alcohol misuse problems has been appointed by the Southern Health and Social Care Trust, as part of the Big Lottery funded Impact of Alcohol Portfolio for the area.
Former US Senator Gary Hart this week met with politicians in the North and representatives from the Dublin and London governments as part of a new US peace effort in Ireland.
Through 'misguided loyalty' a mother covered up for her son after he had been involved in an accident and then drove off.
Summary: The law firm of Baker & McKenzie has announced that it has chosen Belfast, Northern Ireland as the location for its newest legal services center.
Updated: Mon Sep 01, 2014 02:46 pm
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