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East Belfast GAA player Dave McGreevy. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

A number of bomb alerts did not deter the newly formed East Belfast GAA club from pressing on with its first hurling game this week. The message from(...)

The Miami Showband (from left): Tony Geraghty, Fran O'Toole, Ray Millar, Des McAlea (Des Lee), Brain McCory and Stephen Travers. Photograph courtsey of Stephen Travers

It wasn’t until my 50th year, when I read a scholarly essay about Northern Ireland, that I realised I was “a child of the Troubles”. It was, however, (...)

The posts would be at Belfast Port (above), Larne and Warrenpoint and would be designed to accommodate additional customs officers and vets, who would be dealing with livestock

Unionist politicians have responded with annoyance and dismay after a junior Sinn Féin Minister told a Stormont committee that there will be new physi(...)

Northern Ireland’s First Minister Arlene Foster speaks to the media during a visit to Pond Park primary school in Lisburn, Co Antrim on Wednesday. Photograph: Birmingham City Council/PA Wire

While coronavirus may have knocked Brexit off the front pages, it hasn’t gone away, and Sinn Féin junior Minister Declan Kearney set the cat among the(...)

The Irish Road Hauliers’ Association has sought clarity from the Department of Transport on whether drivers can get single cabins on ferries or be allowed to sleep in their trucks. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Truck drivers have complained that they cannot get clear directions about Covid-19 safety rules from the Government on how they can be protected on th(...)

Seamus Mallon: His political opponents came to appreciate him as an honest, stubborn, conscientious Ulsterman, who dealt in straight talking. Photograph:   Paula Beats/ Reuters

On the bitterly cold evening of February 20th, 1986, Seamus Mallon made his maiden speech in the House of Commons as newly-elected MP for Newry and Ar(...)

Dear prime minister, people in Northern Ireland are feeling anxious about the future direction due to Brexit. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Dear prime minister, I wrote to you in July via an op-ed piece in the online version of the Daily Telegraph. You have had a lot of correspondence and(...)

The Border on the M1/A1 Dublin to Belfast road as viewed from the northern side. Photograph: Charles McQuillan/Getty

Ambrose “Bo” McGurgan is checking the tyres on his six-axle lorry at the Applegreen truck stop near Castlebellingham, Co Louth, south of the Irish Bor(...)

Handout file photo from August 28th, 1979   of the remains of the British army truck which caught the full force of an IRA bomb at Warrenpoint, Co Down, killing seven soldiers. Photograph: PA

A survivor of a double bomb attack which killed 18 soldiers in Co Down 40 years ago says he finally feels at peace with himself. Tom Caughey, a forme(...)

British cabinet secretary Michael Gove speaks with Clare Guinness, chief executive officer of Warrenpoint Harbour on a visit to the Border. Photograph: Paul Faith/AFP

An agreement to avoid a no-deal Brexit is “eminently doable”, the British cabinet secretary Michael Gove insisted on a visit to the Border area of Nor(...)

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