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'Why in God's name?' - Irish, British leaders mourn murdered Northern Irish journalist

25 Apr 2019

BELFAST The leaders of Britain and Ireland joined hundreds of mourners on Wednesday at the funeral of journalist Lyra McKee whose killing by an Irish nationalist militant during a riot has sparked outrage in the province. | Video

New IRA apologises for journalist's killing, police release woman

23 Apr 2019

BELFAST The New IRA militant Irish nationalist group has apologised for the killing of journalist Lyra McKee - its first acknowledgement that one of its members was involved, the Irish News newspaper reported on Tuesday.

Northern Ireland journalist killed by gunman during riot

19 Apr 2019

BELFAST A 29-year-old Northern Irish journalist was shot dead during rioting in Londonderry overnight, an attack that shocked the region and police said was likely the work of Irish nationalist militants opposed to the 1998 Good Friday peace deal. | Video

Northern Ireland journalist killed by gunman during riot

19 Apr 2019

BELFAST A 29-year-old Northern Irish journalist was shot dead during rioting in Londonderry overnight, an attack that shocked the region and police said was likely the work of Irish nationalist militants opposed to the 1998 Good Friday peace deal. | Video

No: May's Brexit deal hits unionist wall

28 Mar 2019

BELFAST If 10 members of parliament from Northern Ireland scupper British Prime Minister Theresa May's two-year quest for a European Union divorce deal, few in the troubled region will be surprised.

No: May's Brexit deal hits unionist wall

28 Mar 2019

BELFAST If 10 members of parliament from Northern Ireland scupper British Prime Minister Theresa May's two-year quest for a European Union divorce deal, few in the troubled region will be surprised.

Britain extends Northern Ireland talks, but no resolution seen

21 Mar 2019

BELFAST Britain sought to extend by five months the period for allowing a new devolved government to be formed in Northern Ireland, but parties in the province saw little hope a two-year deadlock would be broken.

One British soldier to face murder charges over 1972 "Bloody Sunday", reigniting controversy

14 Mar 2019

LONDONDERRY, Northern Ireland One former British soldier will be prosecuted for two murders in the "Bloody Sunday" killings of 13 unarmed Catholic civil rights marchers in Londonderry by British paratroopers in 1972 - one of the most notorious incidents of the Northern Ireland conflict. | Video

UK no-deal tariffs a 'potential disaster' for Irish farmers

13 Mar 2019

DUBLIN/BELFAST Plans by Britain to levy import tariffs on beef, lamb, pork and dairy products if it crashes out of the EU without a deal would be potentially disastrous for Irish farmers, Agriculture Minister Michael Creed said on Wednesday.

Bradley apologises for remarks on Northern Irish killings

07 Mar 2019

BELFAST Britain's minister for Northern Ireland apologised on Thursday for suggesting that killings by British security forces during the province's 30-year sectarian conflict were "not crimes".

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