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  1. Welfare reform woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Newsday

    ... aid per head than England or Wales, and well beyond our budget, so I will have to introduce further measures". Sinn Fein Minister John O'Dowd has said that disagreement over welfare reform had brought the Northern Ireland Assembly to "the verge of ...

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  2. Consultation launched for Irish language billRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Belfast Today

    ... medium education, and the appointment of an Irish language commissioner are also among draft measures outlined by Sinn Fein Culture Minister Caral Ni Chuilin. The minister is pressing ahead with her efforts to secure greater legal protections for ...

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  3. Cabinet meets on IAG Aer Lingus bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Business World

    ... ound half of their combined seats because of a series of austerity budgets that have fuelled the rise of left-wing Sinn Fein and a large group of populist independent candidates.

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  4. Has Martin McGuinness blocked John O'Dowd's proposed...Read the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | Slugger O'Toole

    ... for keeping St Mary's separate from Stranmillis, which co-incidentally would not be very good for business for Sinn Fein in west Belfast just now. And what of the deputy First Minister? At yet another potentially politically awkward moment, he has ...

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  5. Appeal to dissidents to leave PSNI camera aloneRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Derry Today

    ... all parts of Northern Ireland have the same protection from the activities of criminals and motoring offenders." Sinn Fein councillor Sean McGlinchey welcomed the move, saying: "Hopefully, this time, the people who cut it down before will use some ...

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  6. 'CIRA rocket attack plan' to murder Martin McGuinnessRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | 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 deputy first minister and Sinn Fein MLA said he had been informed by police that a group calling itself CIRA was behind the rocket launcher plan.

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  7. McGuinness: 'Rocket threat will not deter me'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Derry Today

    ... details about the suspected plot, believed to have been hatched by dissident Republicans the Continuity IRA, Sinn Fein MLA Mr McGuinness said: "If those behind this threat think they have ability to destroy the peace agreements which have been ...

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  8. Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Tuesday 10 Feb 2015Read the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | The First Post

    ... McGuinness was warned by police of a plan to attack him with a rocket by dissident Republicans angered after the Sinn Fein member first met the Queen in 2012. The Continuity IRA was behind the plot. McGuinness insisted he would "not be silenced or ...

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  9. Assembly's welfare reform debate could take two daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Belfast Today

    ... finishing the debate. If the bill passes Tuesday's consideration stage - which is all but guaranteed with DUP and Sinn Fein support - it could be back in the Assembly and pass its further consideration stage and final stage by Easter, before going ...

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  10. MLAs to debate welfare reform billRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | BBC News

    But in December's inter-party talks, politicians agreed to set aside tens of millions of pounds for a fund designed to provide financial support for those adversely impacted by welfare changes. The fact that two years and four months have passed since this bill was last on the floor of the chamber is proof of just how difficult the arguments over welfare reform have been.

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  11. QUB tries to predict solar weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | BBC News

    ... racing at the weekend. You can watch his family reflect with pride on all of AP's achievements over the years. Sinn Fein MLA Phil Flanagan has called on Minister for Employment and Learning Stephen Farry to abolish zero hour contracts as part of his ...

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  12. Bike share scheme offers trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | BBC News

    ... racing at the weekend. You can watch his family reflect with pride on all of AP's achievements over the years. Sinn Fein MLA Phil Flanagan has called on Minister for Employment and Learning Stephen Farry to abolish zero hour contracts as part of his ...

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  13. Electricity firm announces price cutRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | BBC News

    ... racing at the weekend. You can watch his family reflect with pride on all of AP's achievements over the years. Sinn Fein MLA Phil Flanagan has called on Minister for Employment and Learning Stephen Farry to abolish zero hour contracts as part of his ...

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  14. Stable government crucial for recovery - FlanaganRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Independent.ie

    ... Minister said he believed many voters who are telling pollsters they will back Independents or parties such as Sinn Fein, will return to back Fine Gael and Labour at the general election due in spring 2016. He said he very much appreciated how much ...

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  15. Annual Clonmult Martyrs CommemorationRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2015 | Indymedia.ie

    Cork and the Cork Republican Movement, relatives and friends met recently in Midleton to organise the Annual Commemoration for Sunday 22nd February 2015 at Midleton. Annual Clonmult Martyrs Commemoration Clonmult Martyrs Commemoration Committee, Republican Sinn Fein Poblachtach - Cork and the Cork Republican Movement, relatives and friends met recently in Midleton to organise the Annual Commemoration for Sunday 22nd February 2015 at Midleton.

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  16. Why Not Negotiate With ISIS?Read the original story

    Feb 2, 2015 | Counterpunch

    ... Martin McGuinness and Mary McCardle sit in the Northern Ireland Assembly as part of the peace agreement with Sinn Fein (alias IRA). Israel, which trumpets the "we never reward terrorists" line, CONSTANTLY negotiates prisoner releases and swaps all ...

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  17. Kearney heads to BrusselsRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2015 | Antrim 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. Sinn Fein chairperson Declan Kearney travelled to the European Parliament in Brussels this week to update MEPs on the Stormont House Agreement and recent developments in the peace process.

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  18. McGuinness makes commitment that days of neglect are overRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Derry Today

    ... Agreement has created a platform for us to get on with that work. "Had it not been for the unity of purpose which Sinn Fein successfully garnered among the Executive parties at Stormont House, we faced the very real prospect of the institutions ...

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  19. Mary Lou McDonald struggles to explain how Sinn Fein would fund Irish Water if it abolished chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Independent.ie

    Sinn Fein deputy leader Mary Lou McDonald was today unable to explain how her party would fund Irish Water if it abolished domestic charges. Ms McDonald, along with Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams, has consistently claimed that the controversial charges will be scrapped if her party enters power.

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  20. Ceann Comhairle is doing 'an excellent job' - VaradkarRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Independent.ie

    ... week as the Opposition demand he withdraw accusations that his position is being undermined, and Fianna Fail and Sinn Fein are "out to get" him. Certain Government ministers are furious over Mr Barrett's controversial decision to block a Dail debate ...

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