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  1. Irish Corrie actor Charlie Lawson: 'I probably did hate Catholics'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Independent.ie

    Actor Charlie Lawson in a scene from Coronation Street in character as Jim McDonald with on screen wife Liz Coronation Street star Charlie Lawson has revealed how he might have taken up guns against Catholics in Northern Ireland and how he once thought IRA hunger strikers should be allowed to starve in the Maze prison. In a candid interview for a BBC documentary tonight, the Fermanagh-born 55-year-old actor who plays hardman Jim McDonald in Corrie said: "If I'd grown up on the Newtownards Road and I was skint and unemployed, if there were people shooting at me then I would have shot back."

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  2. OTR scheme record-keeping not good enough: top senior servantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Belfast Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The senior civil servant handling the On The Runs scheme for fugitive IRA members has said record-keeping was not good enough.

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  3. MI5 tapes 'show disputes in Continuity IRA factions'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Belfast Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Secret MI5 recordings of Continuity IRA meetings reveal details of disputes between rival factions of the dissident republican terror group, a court has heard.

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  4. Photos emerge of 'IRA' grenade launcherRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | UTV

    Photographs have emerged of what is said to be the grenade launcher that was used to attack police in the Ardoyne area of north Belfast at the weekend. An armoured police vehicle was targeted on Sunday night by an explosive device which a senior officer said was fired by "a male who came from the Brompton Park area".

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  5. Brass Banned: Let's Pray The Dire England Band Get The Chop After Scotland GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Anorak

    ONE really likes the England Brass Band that blight England's international matches. The droning, metronomic thud takes all the spontaneity out of crowd singing and acts as an active drain on the will to live.

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  6. MI5 recordings expose dissident splitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | UTV

    Strains between the Belfast and Newry wings of the violent renegade organisation are captured in the conversations of Continuity IRA meetings taped by MI5, a prosecution lawyer told a district judge. The barrister was opposing a bail application by one of seven men charged at the weekend on evidence drawn from 70 hours of bugged discussions from a house in Newry, Co Down.

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  7. Limerick councillors round on Sinn Fein as community motion fallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Limerick Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Cllr Maurice Quinlivan, Sinn Fein's party leader in Limerick, lodged a notice of motion with the council to call on the government to change the Proceeds of Crime Act A SINN Fein motion to have money seized by CAB pumped back into communities was defeated as rival councillors rounded on the party over its alleged links to the IRA.

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  8. The Cloud To England's Silver LiningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Football365

    England's victory over Scotland was at least partly marred by some sad but predictable chanting from the away supporters at Celtic Park. A trip to Dublin next June looms large... We have some conclusions on a very enjoyable England performance, praise for Nathaniel Clyne, Equatorial Guinea, Yorkshire v Scotland and logic working out for all... Eden Hazard may one day aim to be the world's best player, but Ali Tweedale of WhoScored.com describes how he isn't even third.

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  9. F365 SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Football365

    England's victory over Scotland was at least partly marred by some sad but predictable chanting from the away supporters at Celtic Park. A trip to Dublin next June looms large... Wayne Rooney was the star of the show for England as they cruised to victory over Scotland.

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  10. Birmingham pub bombings: The 28 numbers that add up to a cover-up, say campaignersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | IcWolverhampton

    It is, after all, another obvious one, thanks to the title given to the six Irishmen wrongly jailed for the bombings. Furthermore, they claim you can pick any number of numbers associated with case and the more you study them, the more you are led to the same answer.

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  11. Sex abuse in North finally 'recognised', says MairiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Independent.ie

    Former Scottish commissioner for children and young people Professor Kathleen Marshall holds her report on child sexual exploitation in Northern Ireland in her office in Belfast PARAMILITARY groups have used their "self imposed status" to frighten their victims to engage in sexual abuse, Mairia Cahill has claimed. The Belfast woman last night said she believed victims of abuse at the hands of paramilitaries are now finally beginning to receive proper recognition of their ordeals.

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  12. Targeting terrorist leaders still a viable optionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | The Straits Times

    ... in Russia, which was replaced by more determined terrorists. The same happened to the Provisional Irish Republican Army in Britain, where the successive generations of leaders were even more pathological in their violence. The strategy can also be ...

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  13. 9 face IRA charges in both parts of IrelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Newsday

    Seven Irishmen have been charged with membership in an Irish Republican Army faction after Northern Ireland police raided a suspected meeting of the outlawed Continuity IRA. A judge ordered all seven held without bail during Monday's court arraignment in Newry, a predominantly Irish nationalist town near the province's border with the Republic of Ireland.

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  14. Scotland fans boo 'God Save The Queen' before England support bellow anti-IRA chantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Yahoo!

    ... match though as anti-IRA chants were heard coming from sections of the crowd. What connection does the Irish Republican Army have to Scotland, you may ask? And ED refers you to the previously mentioned location, the home of Celtic. Which, in theory, ...

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  15. Pool Re secures premium rate concessions from U.K. TreasuryRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Business Insurance

    ... Re once implemented," Mr. Enoizi said in the statement. Pool Re was set up in 1993 after a series of Irish Republican Army bombings on the U.K. mainland. Most U.K. insurers and Lloyd's of London syndicates are members of the pool, which offers them ...

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  16. Seven men to face terrorism charges thumbnailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Newrydemocrat.com

    MI5 used a listening device to record conversations at a house in the city centre, a detective has told Newry Magistrates Court. The detective told the court of the bugging of the property as seven men appeared before a District Judge charged with a number of terrorist offences.

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  17. Fitzpatrick outlines concerns of Dundalk people over abuse claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Dundalk Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Fine Gael TD Peter Fitzpatrick said in the Dail last week, during the debate on alleged abuse by republicans, that he had been inundated with calls from constituents seeking answers about allegations that IRA abusers had been 'relocated' to Louth.

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  18. On Native GroundBOSTON: a City Too Tough to ScareRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | American Reporter

    BRADENTON, Fla., April 17, 2013 5:39am [Updated 2:17pm ET April 17] -- When a delayed IRA bomb exploded a few feet in front of me as I entered an already-bombed building in Northern Ireland in December 1981, I got a small taste of what people in Boston went through as two bombs exploded on Boylston Street in Copley Square at about 2:50pm ET and left three dead - including a little boy from Boston's tight-knit Dorchester community - and 181 injured, many grievously. While all the firemen immediately ahead of me were buried under the rubble of an appliance store, I helped dig them out and all were released with minor injuries.

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  19. Ligoniel soldiers' memorial attacked for 19th timeRead the original story

    Monday Nov 17 | Fermanagh Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A Belfast memorial to three Scottish soldiers murdered by the IRA in 1971 has been vandalised for the 19th time.

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  20. MI5 uncovers plot to 'target' judges and police in the NorthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Independent.ie

    Joe Lynch , 73, of Beechgrove Avenue, Limerick and Sean O'Neill, 75, from Quinn's Cottages, Rosbrien, Limerick were remanded in custody on Monday after they appeared in court in Northern Ireland charged with terrorism offences. Photo: Liam Burke/Press 22 A covert MI5 operation exposed a dissident republican plot to target judges and police officers in the North, a police officer told a court.

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