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Echo reporter calls for change at G8 summit
Reporter Jack, 25, met young poverty campaigners, from Tanzania, who spoke of their own experiences of hunger and looked on as world leaders, including Barack Obama and David Cameron, took to the microphone.
Wed Jun 19, 2013
Obama: 'If Catholics (and Protestants) Have Their Schools...
Likening religious schools to segregation--a racist system that forced blacks to attend different schools and use different facilities than whites in the American South--President Barack Obama told a town hall meeting for youth in Belfast, Northern Ireland on Monday that there should not be Catholic and Protestant schools because such schools cause ... (more)
Eyes of world focus on a new peaceful Ulster
The G8 is the biggest global event to have been held in Northern Ireland since the state's creation almost a century ago.
NAMA approves funds to complete Belfast office blocks
Nama is to provide 15 million to finish two office blocks in Belfast, it has been revealed.
NI21 'nothing but chameleons' says Mid-Ulster MLA
Belfast MLA Basil McCrea at the launch of NI21 - a new political party to set up an official Opposition at the Stormont Assembly - at the Metropolitan Arts Centre, Belfast.
Video: Biden: "We have not given up" on reforming gun laws
Vice President Joe Biden said he knows "for a fact" that some lawmakers who voted down a comprehensive bill to strengthen gun safety laws "wonder now whether that was a prudent vote."
Tue Jun 18, 2013
G-8 NOTEBOOK: Cameron Tweets WWII bomb at G-8 site
An expert for George Zimmerman discounts the methods of prosecution experts who claim screams captured on a 911 call belong to 17-year-old Trayvon Martin and not the former neighborhood watch volunteer.
Stephen Harper dodges question on why his office spearheaded attacks on Justin Trudeau
US President Barack Obama and Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper walk and talk on the second day of the G8 summit at the Lough Erne resort near Enniskillen in Northern Ireland on June 18, 2013.
The Las Vegas Sun
G-8 advances on Syrian peace talks, tax evasion
ENNISKILLEN, Northern Ireland - President Barack Obama, Russian President Vladimir Putin and other G-8 leaders took a united stance Tuesday on seeking a negotiated Syrian peace settlement to forge a "united, inclusive and democratic" government - but couldn't agree on whether this means President Bashar Assad must go.
The Globe and Mail
Northern Ireland leaders to G8: Sending arms to Syria bad idea
Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel is greeted by Northern Ireland's First Minister Peter Robinson, centre, and Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness as she arrives to attend the Enniskillen G8 summit, at Belfast International airport, June 17, 2013.
The Toronto Star
BlackBerry defends its security after G-20 spying allegations
BlackBerry defended the security of its smartphones after The Guardian reported a British agency penetrated the devices at Group of 20 meetings in 2009 to monitor phone calls and e-mail traffic.
G-8 to focus on African kidnaps, tax on final day
When Bruce Boaz is near a swimming situation, it's not quite the same as it was before he became a... Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron, left, shakes hands with President Obama during arrivals for the G-8 summit at the Lough Erne Golf Resort in Enniskillen, Northern Ireland on Monday.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
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In Neville's Thrillers, Belfast's Violent Past Still Burns
The peace wall on Belfast's Falls Road was traditionally used to display political messages from Irish Republicans.
Sweeping US-EU trade talks to start in July
President of the European Commission Jose Manuel Durao Barroso addresses the media during his press conference on the first day of the G8 summit at Lough Erne in Northern Ireland, Monday June 17, 2013.
Police probe claims of gun attack
A police spokesman said that damage was caused to an unoccupied house in the area sometime overnight from Sunday to Monday.
Obama: Northern Ireland peace will be tested
America's newest Miss USA is leaving a white collar job behind for a world of glamour in her new role - and she can't wait.
Live G8 2013: Obama in Northern Ireland
With the 39th G8 summit being held in Northern Ireland, security is tight for the visit to Belfast of US President Barack Obama and the Lough Erne venue in Co Fermanagh is also in lockdown.