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  1. Uup Conference: Creation of an Opposition at Stormont is on talks agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | Belfast Today

    Creating a Stormont Opposition is on the agenda of the talks which have been convened by the Government, Mike Nesbitt and Theresa Villiers have said. Mr Nesbitt told Saturday's Ulster Unionist conference that the issue was one of the significant reforms which need to be made to Stormont's creaking structures.

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  2. Hundreds attend memorial service for Ian PaisleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | Independent.ie

    Former Taoiseach Bertie Ahern arrives for the memorial service of former Democratic Unionist Party leader and First Minister Rev Ian Paisley at Ulster Hall, Belfast. Scotland's First Minister Alex Salmond arrives for the memorial service of former Democratic Unionist Party leader and First Minister Rev Ian Paisley at Ulster Hall, Belfast.

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  3. Catholics, Protestants honor Paisley in BelfastRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | Greenwich Citizen

    This is a Monday, July 16, 2007 file photo of Northern Ireland First Minister, Dr Ian Paisley, left, and Northern Ireland Deputy First Minister, Martin McGuinness, as they speak to the media at Parliament Buildings, Stormont, Belfast, Northern Ireland. Ian Paisley frequently divided Northern Ireland in life.

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  4. The legacy of a Belfast childhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2013 | The Irish World Newspaper

    AN unlikely victim of the Northern Ireland Troubles has written about the aftermath of her father's death in her book Legacy, available to buy on Amazon and Lulu. Belfast-born Jayne Olorunda, now 34, was just two in January 1980 when her father, Nigerian born Max Olorunda, was killed by an IRA incendiary bomb, detonated prematurely in Dunmurry aboard a train from Ballymena to Belfast.

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  5. The laughter of childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | The Telegraph

    Growing up in Calcutta, in the imagination, Northern Ireland was always a black and white place. In fact, there was no Northern Ireland as such, there was only the amalgamated urban mass of Belfast and Derry/Londonderry, grainy black and white pictures of grim-faced British soldiers, accompanied by an assortment of armoured cars and assault rifles, being watched by frightened kids in shorts and flat caps, the terrace houses in the background accordioned by the long telephoto lenses.

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  6. Villiers: Dublin won't be involved in talks on NI's internal affairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | Belfast Today

    Theresa Villiers used a speech to Saturday's Ulster Unionist conference to set out the parameters of the Irish Government's involvement in the current Stormont talks. In a speech where the Secretary of State emphasised her personal unionism and delight at Scotland's vote to stay a part of the UK, Ms Villiers told the conference that it was "clear that the institutions at Stormont are in difficulty".

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  7. Ex-RUC officer reflects on how things fell apartRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2014 | Londonderry Today

    Retired RUC man Roger McCallum told a symposium convened to address the legacy of the Troubles in Londonderry on Thursday, how he believed those in attendance were all kinsmen, who whilst they may have had their differences in the past and will do so again, were all travelling in the same direction with a common goal of ensuring conflict doesn't erupt here again. The RUC George Cross Foundation Trustee made the comments after quoting a passage from the late great Igbo writer Chinua Achebe's, 'Things Fall Apart,' a novel that examined what happened when coloniser and colonised clashed and intersected in what is now south eastern Nigeria at the turn of the 20th Century.

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  8. Mystery reviews: British mysteries from cozy to creepy to post-punk...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | The Plain Dealer

    ... Rarely has a mystery shocked me as much by an early twist as this bleak tale of a serial killer in Belfast, Northern Ireland. When Rea Carlisle discovers a terrible memento in her late uncle's house - a catalog of his victims with locks of hair and ...

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  9. Researchers Develop New Cells Meant to Form Blood Vessels, Treat Peripheral Artery DiseaseRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2014 | Newswise

    ... J. Reinhold and Alan W. Stitt of the Centre for Vision and Vascular Science, Queen's University Belfast, Northern Ireland. The research was supported by funds provided by the Riley Children's Foundation; an American Heart Association postdoctoral ...

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  10. Gareth McAuley targets points as he prepares for special 50-cap milestoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Fermanagh Today

    Gareth McAuley never dreamed he would win 50 caps for Northern Ireland but the inspirational defender insists a positive result in Greece would trump any personal milestone. McAuley is, in many ways, the heart and soul of the national squad - an inspirational figure at the back, a towering presence from set-pieces and a link to the amateur world of the Irish League.

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  11. Jonathan Powell is wrong - talks with the IRA prolonged the TroublesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | The Spectator

    Jonathan Powell seems to be unavoidable at the moment . Having read his first two books a couple of times I felt a weary sense of resignation on news of the third . 2 comments

  12. Richard Glasgow set for British Superstock switch with KLR KawasakiRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Fermanagh Today

    Mandatory Credit: ROWLAND WHITE/PRESSEYE Motor Cycle Racing: Adelaide Masters Series Venue: Bishopscourt Race: Supersport Date: 9th August 2014 Caption: Richard Glasgow Cookstown's Richard Glasgow is one rider who can't wait for 2015 to arrive as the young short circuit prospect prepares to make his debut in the National Superstock 600 Championship. Glasgow will ride for new Northern Ireland team KLR Kawasaki and will contest a full season in the series, with top British outfit Gearlink Kawasaki providing technical support.

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  13. O'Connell: Jolie Film 'Unbroken' Biggest ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Cybercast News Service

    Following his much-acclaimed performance earlier this year in the angry prison drama "Starred Up," now he is receiving rave reviews for his part in director Yann Demange's high-octane debut "'71." And then there's his highly anticipated role in director Angelina Jolie's "Unbroken" later this year.

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  14. Belfast: From the dark end of the streetRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    The tourist board has left a brochure in the hotel room, listing the city's top attractions, among which is this very pub, the Europa, "the most bombed hotel in Europe in the 70s and 80s". Some claim to fame: those were busy seasons in the Champions League of terrorism.

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  15. Serial killer is suspect for girl's murder 37 years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | Independent.ie

    Belfast - Northern Ireland - 22nd January 2010 - Picture by Jonathan Porter / Press Eye - Robert Black appears at Lisburn Magistrates Court charged with the murder of nine-year-old Jennifer Cardy in August 1981. The 62-year-old from Scotland,who is denying the charge, is currently serving a life sentence at Wakefield Prison in England.

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  16. Martin McGuinness: why I like the Queen so muchRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | Independent.ie

    Sinn Fein's deputy first minister paid tribute to her courage in agreeing to meet him despite his paramilitary past. The veteran republican first met the Queen when they shook hands at a charity event in Belfast in 2012 in a symbolic gesture of reconciliation.

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  17. I like Queen Elizabeth, says Former IRA Commander Martin McGuinnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | Independent.ie

    Britain's Queen Elizabeth meets Northern Ireland's Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness during a private audience at Hillsborough Castle June 23, 2014. The veteran republican first met the Queen when they shook hands at a charity event in Belfast in 2012 in a highly symbolic gesture of reconciliation.

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  18. Martin McGuinness admits: I like the QueenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | Belfast Today

    The veteran republican first met the Queen when they shook hands at a charity event in Belfast in 2012 in a highly symbolic gesture of reconciliation. Last June he guided her around Belfast's former Crumlin Road prison, where he and his power-sharing partner at Stormont, First Minister Peter Robinson, were incarcerated during the conflict.

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  19. I like the Queen, says former IRA commander Martin McGuinness as he ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | Daily Mail

    I like the Queen, says former IRA commander Martin McGuinness as he praises monarch's 'courage' in rising above his terrorist past Former IRA commander Martin McGuinness has said he likes the Queen, adding that the British monarch showed courage in agreeing to meet with him and rising above his terrorist past. Sinn Fein's deputy first minister first met the Queen when they shook hands at a charity event in Belfast in 2012 in a highly symbolic gesture of reconciliation.

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  20. Honesty and integrity were MLA's hallmarksRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2014 | Lurgan Today

    Belfast - Northern Ireland - 1st October 2014 - Picture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye. George Savage the former Upper Bann MLA who has passed away.

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