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RHI inquiry begins at Stormont

An inquiry ordered by former Minister for Finance Máirtín Ó Muilleoir into the RHI scheme gets underway this morning at Stormont. The inquiry’s chairman, retired judge Patrick Coghlin, will commence proceedings with a short opening address which will be followed with an opening statement from David Scoffield QC, Senior Counsel to the Inquiry. He will […]

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Told you so! UDA and UVF music at Stormont event

BLOODCURDLING tributes to UDA and UVF killers who took the lives of scores of innocent Catholics were openly

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DEPOSITS WITHHELD FOR ‘DUBIOUS’ REASONS

THOUSANDS of pounds worth of cash has been held back from students in South Belfast by landlords refusing to

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Campaign to ban sex offenders from hostel moves to Stormont

A North Belfast hostel that houses male ex prisoners including sex offenders that closed for extension work last year is due to reopen in the autumn.

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Sewers upgrade moved forward

AN upgrade of part of South Belfast’s aging sewage system has been pushed forward thanks to millions

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Stormont suicide group fails to meet in 18 months

A LEADING suicide prevention worker has slammed a panel of Stormont ministers, appointed to an ‘emergency taskforce’ designed to tackle the suicide crisis here, after revelations that they have failed to meet since January 2011. The Ministerial Co-ordination Group on Suicide Prevention was set up in 2006 at the launch of the ‘Protect Life’ strategy whose aim was to significantly reduce soaring suicide rates by 2011.

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