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Ophelia: Clean-up begins after night of storm damage

Schools across Ireland have closed for a second day in a row as the clean-up operation following ex-Hurricane Ophelia swung into action. As the record-breaking storm hit Ireland, offices and businesses closed and staff were sent home early yesterday to avoid the worst of the weather which moved through Belfast between 3pm and 10pm last […]

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Crumlin Star dispute: The Lyons, the pitch and the Larne Road

ATTEMPTS by the SDLP to reach out to Crumlin Star in the wake of a row over a pitch in South Belfast have failed with the club chairman telling the North Belfast News nothing has been resolved. Eamonn Hawkins confirmed that Balmoral Councillor Donal Lyons had been in contact with him but added that he […]

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Sinn Féin and SDLP row over Casement

A RIFT has opened between Sinn Féin and the SDLP over the £70million redevelopment of Casement Park as the GAA’s

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Rocket Launcher in derelict house belonged to ONH

ÓGLAIGH na hÉireann (ONH) has launched an internal investigation after a rocket launcher and warhead were found in a derelict house in West Belfast. Police made the discovery at an unoccupied

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McCausland gets set to scrap HE

Stormont’s Social Development Minister has been angrily condemned after he effectively announced the abolition of the Housing Executive this week

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New City Hall flag debate put back

A PROPOSAL to fly the union flag 365 days a year at the Garden of Remembrance in the grounds of City Hall will not be debated

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