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2 hrs ago | Harwich and Manningtree Standard

Dissident republican shot dead

Dissident republican suspects in the killing of one of their former commanders in Belfast are "dinosaurs trapped in the past", the city's Lord Mayor said.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Antrim County, Northern Ireland, Down County, Northern Ireland, Belfast County, Northern Ireland, Irish Republican Army

2 hrs ago | Hillingdon Times

Shooting death suspects 'dinosaurs'

Dissident republican suspects in the killing of one of their former commanders in Belfast are "dinosaurs trapped in the past", the city's Lord Mayor said.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Antrim County, Northern Ireland, Down County, Northern Ireland, Belfast County, Northern Ireland, Irish Republican Army

14 hrs ago | Fermanagh Today

Ford predicts council gains for Alliance

More Alliance councillors will be elected next month than in the last council election in 2011, Alliance leader David Ford has predicted.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Independent.ie

I'm blue in the face doing constituency work, says Bertie

Bertie Ahern says he is "blue in the face" doing constituency work despite no longer being a TD and having been forced out of Fianna Fail over two years ago.

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Related Topix: Fianna Fail (Ireland)

Derry Today

'Derry is a beacon of hope' in terms of reconciliation - McGuinness

Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness has said his visit to Windsor Castle last week sends a clear message to unionists in the North that "things have to change."

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Related Topix: Queen Elizabeth, World News

Sinn Fein Newsroom

Sinn Fein makes submission to Government review of engagement with Diaspora

Sinn FA©in has today submitted a policy paper to the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade's review of Ireland's engagement with the Irish diaspora.

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Newsday

Making cartoons from conflict

The late Rowel Friers had been publishing cartoons from 1948, with his Belfast Telegraph column initially comprising loosely news-based cartoons.

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Related Topix: Irish Republican Army

Carrickonshannon Today

Call for 'pause' on any plans to sell

The four main parties in Fermanagh South Tyrone have called on the management of Aventas "pause" on any plans to sell or break up part of the group.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

UTV

Live

The Secretary of State has called for a 'proportionate focus' on dealing with crimes committed by loyalist and republican terrorists rather than the state during the Troubles.

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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, Berkshire County, England

Fermanagh Today

Republicans say McGuinness should stay away from Easter commemorations

Mr McIntyre, a former life prisoner and chief researcher in the Boston College project, said: "I just don't see what place a British micro-minister has at the graves of dead republicans."

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

Tue Apr 15, 2014

BBC News

Fresh approach to NI past 'vital'

Any new process which examines NI's past must have a "proportionate focus on the wrongdoing of paramilitaries" and less on the activities of the state, the secretary of state will say.

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Slugger O'Toole

"it struck me that there was an air of inevitability about the whole thing"

This is the story of two countries going out of their way to indicate that, irrespective of the toxicity of political relationships in Northern Ireland, they will work together and find common values and benefits in each other's culture and shared history.

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

The Spectator

Truth, lies and Martin McGuinness

Martin McGuinness pictured in 1997 at a rally to commemorate the 25th anniversary of Bloody Sunday.

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Related Topix: Irish Republican Army

Slugger O'Toole

'Silver Liberties', Sinn Fein and the Ciste

One of the artistic injustices of the Troubles has been righted this week with very little fanfare indeed.

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

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Fermanagh Today

SF's banquet decision has left unionism needing to catch up, says Paisley

Martin McGuinness's attendance at a Royal banquet has left unionists "with some catching up to do", one of Ian Paisley's sons has said.

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

Independent.ie

Proud Gay Byrne's poignant journey of discovery

DISCOVERY: Gay Byrne learns the story of his father's involvement in The Great War in tonight's moving documentary A question might occur during My Father's War, tonight's RTE1 documentary in which Gay Byrne learns the story of his father's service as a British army soldier in the First World War: Why wait until now? The most influential ... (more)

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Related Topix: Ireland, Europe, World News

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Independent.ie

10,000 to march in 'monster rally' against wind power and pylons

Wednesday File photo of two girls on Communion Day 1994. The government has announced a cut to payments for children making their holy communion and confirmation.

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Related Topix: Wind Power, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Alternative Energy, Energy

UTV

Live

A Lurgan bar is destroyed in a fire and a man is arrested after at least 31 cars are vandalised in Belfast.

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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, Berkshire County, England

Nationalist

Carrick Mayor to fun grotto plaque

The Mayor of Carrick-on-Suir is to fund a plaque commemorating the Irish National Foresters Benefit Society at the Marian Grotto in Town Park.

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Independent.ie

The State visit to Britain gave a big boost to Sinn Fein

Queen Elizabeth II greets Northern Ireland's Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness , First Minister Peter Robinson and Secretary of State for Northern Ireland Theresa Villiers as Irish President Michael D Higgins looks on during a Northern Ireland-themed reception at Windsor Castle, during the first State visit to the UK by an Irish President.

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Related Topix: Elizabeth Ii, Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Queen Elizabeth, Irish Republican Army, Opinion

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