House of Commons votes in favour of extending same-sex marriage and lifting of abortion ban in Northern Ireland
MPs have voted to extend same-sex marriage to Northern Ireland, a plan the government has said it will honour despite ministerial doubts.
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A Brexit without a backstop is as damaging to Ireland as a no-deal Brexit, Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said.
Varadkar told Irish public radio … Read more
Donald Trump has insisted Brexit poses no threat to the Irish border, saying before talks with Leo Varadkar that the frontier will be “just fine” … Read more
A bomb was found underneath a police officer’s car in Belfast in Northern Ireland.
Police said that said the bomb was “clearly intended to … Read more
In 1998, on this day, the Good Friday Agreement was accepted in a referendum in Northern Ireland with 75% voting yes.
Good Friday Agreement referendum, … Read more
The Taoiseach and the British Prime Minister have confirmed the establishment of talks involving the main political parties in Northern Ireland in an effort to … Read more
Police in Northern Ireland have released new images of the man they believe murdered journalist Lyra McKee.
Detective Superintendent Jason Murphy released footage which shows … Read more
Family and friends paid tribute to slain journalist Lyra McKee during her funeral service in Belfast on Wednesday.
The 29-year-old was shot last Thursday night … Read more
The New IRA has admitted responsibility for the killing of 29-year-old journalist Lyra McKee.
In a statement given to The Irish News, using a … Read more
Two teenagers who were arrested in the shooting death of a 29-year-old journalist in Northern Ireland have been released from police custody without … Read more
Violence in N. Ireland which took life of journalist, claimed to be orchestrated to impress an MTV production fronted by Reggie Yates
Two suspect devices have been found in Londonderry and a 39-year-old man has been arrested, amid concerns that recent violence in the area may have … Read more
Heartbroken Bill Clinton says McKee’s death is a reminder that one can’t let go 21 years of hard-won peace in N. Ireland
Former US president Bill Clinton has said he was “heartbroken” by the murder of journalist Lyra McKee.
The former US president tweeted that the challenges … Read more
Two men have been arrested by the PSNI in connection with the murder of Lyra McKee in Derry on Thursday night.
RTÉ reports that the … Read more
Police released footage showing Ms McKee in a crowd of onlookers in the Creggan area on Thursday night shortly before she was murdered.
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A 29-year-old journalist has been shot dead as she covered riots in Londonderry, with police treating it as a “terrorist incident”.
Police have appealed for … Read more
Former prime minister Tony Blair and former Irish taoiseach Bertie Ahern have called for a second Brexit referendum, in a joint editorial emphasising the importance … Read more
Reuters reports that the British Government said it would eliminate import tariffs on a wide range of goods and avoid a so-called hard border between … Read more
Northern Ireland businesses urged British lawmakers to seek a compromise over Brexit and avoid the economic and social risks the province faces in crashing … Read more
A rainbow is seen near border between the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland in Northern Ireland, Britain, 02 March 2019. Neither the UK nor … Read more
There is a “special place in hell” for pro-Brexit campaigners who demanded Britain leave the EU without a plan for making it happen, Donald Tusk … Read more