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2 hrs ago | Derry Today

Province in festival mood for Giro d'Italia

With less than a month before the Giro d'Italia hits Northern Ireland, details of a raft of festival events connected to it have been announced - plus some of the disruption which the event will bring.

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Related Topix: Travel, Northern Ireland, Ireland Travel, Europe Travel, Ireland Travel, Armagh County, Northern Ireland, World News, United Kingdom, Down County, Northern Ireland, Antrim County, Northern Ireland,

Tue Apr 15, 2014

New York Magazine

Liam Neeson Says de Blasio Is on Wrong Side of Carriage-Horse 'Class Issue'

Back in March, man of action Liam Neeson took a dozen City Council members to visit of one of Central Park's stables in order to demonstrate the misguidedness of Mayor de Blasio's vow to end New York's horse-drawn carriage industry.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Armagh County, Northern Ireland, Sports

Newrydemocrat.com

Glenanne Gang Writ

FAMILIES of people murdered by a loyalist gang based in south Armagh are set to sue the government over collusion claims.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Armagh County, Northern Ireland, Down County, Northern Ireland

Mon Apr 14, 2014

UTV

Traffic advice issued for Giro d'Italia

People are being urged to use public transport to ensure they have the best view of the Giro d'Italia race when it comes to Northern Ireland next month.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Antrim County, Northern Ireland, Down County, Northern Ireland, Belfast County, Northern Ireland, Armagh County, Northern Ireland

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Banbridge Today

Government Bill 'more effective'

NI21 South Down MLA John McCallister has welcomed support in the Assembly for a number of his party's amendments to the Local Government Bill.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, Down County, Northern Ireland, Armagh County, Northern Ireland, World News,

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Irish Republican News

McGurk's report to be released uncensored

Families of those killed in the McGurk's Bar massacre have succeeded in forcing the British authorities to release an unedited report into the bombing, it has been confirmed.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Armagh County, Northern Ireland

Hampshire Chronicle

Legal bid over murders 'collusion'

The British Government is facing mass legal action over alleged collusion with loyalists in murders in Northern Ireland in the 1970s.

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Bicester Advertiser

Man remanded on Omagh bomb charges

A republican successfully sued over the Omagh bomb has been remanded in custody charged with murdering the 29 victims of the Real IRA outrage.

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Related Topix: Tyrone County, Northern Ireland, World News, United Kingdom, Irish Republican Army, Armagh County, Northern Ireland, Explosion

Fermanagh Today

Newry and Mourne District Council Playpark which is named Raymond McCreesh Park. pictureMark Pearce

Pressure was mounting on Newry and Mourne District Council on Thursday to revoke the controversial title of a play park named after an IRA member.

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Related Topix: Irish Republican Army, Terrorism, Sinn Fein, World News, United Kingdom, Armagh County, Northern Ireland, Down County, Northern Ireland

Thu Apr 10, 2014

DFW Catholic

Cardinal Brady Commends Irish President, Wife on UK Visit

The archbishop of Armagh and primate of All Ireland, Cardinal Sean Brady, commended Ireland's president Michael Higgins and wife on their recent state visit to the United Kingdom.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

BBC News

Report criticises IRA play park name

The Equality Commission has criticised Newry and Mourne Council for retaining the name of a children's play park called after an IRA hunger striker It was originally named after Raymond McCreesh in 2001, but the council voted to retain the name in December 2012.

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Related Topix: Irish Republican Army, World News, United Kingdom, Armagh County, Northern Ireland

UTV

OTR question over Kingsmill suspects

The government is being asked to disclose whether secret letters were sent to suspects believed to have been involved in the Kingsmill killings.

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Related Topix: Armagh County, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom, World News, Irish Republican Army

Fermanagh Today

Parts of series five of Game of Thrones will be filmed in Northern Ireland, it has been confirmed.

It is estimated the production of the hugely successful fantasy show and filming in locations across the province will bring in more than A 20m for the local economy.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

Newrydemocrat.com

Anger as jobs still in balance

The SDLP have described a proposed 12 week consultation by HMRC as a "farcical stunt" and has questioned the government's commitment to boosting the economy in the north.

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Belfast Today

Man arrested in England in UVF murders probe

He was detained by the Police Service of Northern Ireland as part of an investigation into Ulster Volunteer Force killings.

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Newrydemocrat.com

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THE family of a Belleeks woman who is battling a rare genetic disorder, which has had a devastating impact on her health, are appealing to the community to help their fundraising efforts to treat her condition.

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Armagh County, Northern Ireland, World News, United Kingdom, Down County, Northern Ireland, Life, Food, Nutrition

Sun Apr 06, 2014

UTV

Body found in Lough Ree search

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Related Topix: Boat Disaster, World News, United Kingdom, Armagh County, Northern Ireland

Sat Apr 05, 2014

UTV

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Crews searching for the body of a missing Portadown fisherman, on Lough Ree in County Westmeath, have recovered a body.

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Wed Apr 02, 2014

UTV

Live

There are claims that Downing Street tried to get two republicans freed after a call from Gerry Adams and the Health Minister faces demands to apologise over the death of a baby.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Antrim County, Northern Ireland, Down County, Northern Ireland, Belfast County, Northern Ireland, Armagh County, Northern Ireland, Londonderry County, Northern Ireland

Newsday

'Victory' for crew in charity row

The five lifeboat crew members hailed the outcome of the case as a victory and said they had been "completely exonerated" Five crew members of the Lough Neagh Rescue lifeboat in Northern Ireland have successfully appealed their expulsion from the life-saving charity.

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Related Topix: Life, Charity , Armagh County, Northern Ireland, World News, United Kingdom, Antrim County, Northern Ireland

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