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Pat Hume obituary
Teacher and wife of the SDLP politician John Hume, she provided stalwart support to her husband as he played a key role in the Northern Ireland peace process

Henry McDonald

06, Sep, 2021 @12:24 PM

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Irish republican says violence is counter-productive
Killings turn people away from cause, says former hardline leader Des Dalton

Henry McDonald

08, Mar, 2021 @2:07 PM

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Will tourists follow James Nesbitt’s murder trail along the Ards Peninsula?
Hoteliers and distillers hope visitors will be drawn to their part of Northern Ireland by the dark drama Bloodlands

Henry McDonald

28, Feb, 2021 @10:15 AM

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N Ireland police chief apologises over handling of Black Lives Matter protests
Chief constable admits BAME community ‘frustrated, angry and upset by our policing response’

Henry McDonald

22, Dec, 2020 @11:10 AM

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How IRA and the Troubles 'industrialised' people smuggling in Ireland
Collusion between loyalists in the criminal underworld and their one-time IRA enemies is now commonplace

Henry McDonald and Rory Carroll

21, Dec, 2020 @5:10 PM

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Italy reports 653 new deaths – as it happened
This blog is now closed. We’ve launched a new blog at the link below:

Harry Taylor (now), Matthew Weaver, Sarah Marsh and Martin Farrer (earlier)

19, Nov, 2020 @11:43 PM

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Northern Ireland faces new Covid curbs until mid-December
Pubs and restaurants due to re-open on 27 November will stay shut for a further fortnight

Henry McDonald

19, Nov, 2020 @9:45 PM

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Seven Irish republicans sentenced after MI5 bugging operation
Investigation aimed at Continuity IRA involved man named in connection with Omagh bombing

Henry McDonald

13, Nov, 2020 @5:48 PM

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Stakeknife scandal: Freddie Scappaticci avoids perjury charge
Man accused of being state spy within IRA now unlikely to appear in court over alleged role

Henry McDonald

29, Oct, 2020 @2:54 PM

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Chris Ryder obituary
Veteran Northern Ireland journalist whose reporting during the Troubles made him a target for the IRA

Henry McDonald

28, Oct, 2020 @4:44 PM

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Police hope DNA from helmets will solve 1982 Troubles murder case
Crash helmets linked to landmine attack in Northern Ireland that killed three police officers

Henry McDonald

27, Oct, 2020 @12:01 AM

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'I have been quiet for 50 years': standing up against sexual abuse at Celtic Boys Club
The long read: Many of the perpetrators have been jailed for their crimes. Now a number of survivors and their families claim that officials at Celtic knew about the sexual abuse and did nothing

Henry McDonald

20, Oct, 2020 @5:00 AM

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