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Police drop case against Northern Ireland documentary makers

03 Jun 2019

BELFAST British police on Monday announced they had dropped their case against two Northern Ireland journalists whose arrest last year over the alleged theft of documents used in a documentary sparked condemnation from rights groups.

Northern Irish party surges in EU poll, seeks Brexit referendum

27 May 2019

BELFAST Northern Ireland's cross-community Alliance Party won its first seat in the European Parliament in a surge it said furthered the case for a re-run of Britain's Brexit referendum.

Northern Irish party surges in EU poll, seeks Brexit referendum

27 May 2019

BELFAST Northern Ireland's cross-community Alliance Party won its first seat in the European Parliament in a surge it said furthered the case for a re-run of Britain's Brexit referendum.

Thousands rally in Belfast in support of same-sex marriage

18 May 2019

BELFAST Thousands of people marched through Belfast on Saturday to demand the recognition of same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland, the only region of the United Kingdom where it does not have legal status.

Bombardier to shed Belfast factory in revamp, shares slide on forecast fears

02 May 2019

MONTREAL/BELFAST Bombardier put its Belfast wing-making factory on the block as part of a wider shake-up, while the plane and train maker's reluctance to say it would meet 2020 goals sent shares lower.

Bombardier to sell key Northern Ireland plant, shocking workers

02 May 2019

BELFAST Canada's Bombardier Inc shocked workers in Northern Ireland on Thursday by announcing it would sell its Belfast operation, the largest high-tech manufacturer in the British region, which employs 3,600 people.

Bombardier to sell key Northern Ireland plant, shocking workers

02 May 2019

BELFAST Canada's Bombardier Inc shocked workers in Northern Ireland on Thursday by announcing it would sell its Belfast operation, the largest high-tech manufacturer in the British region, which employs 3,600 people.

UPDATE 1-Bombardier to sell key Northern Ireland plant, shocking workers

02 May 2019

* Plant particularly vital to party propping up British govt (Adds details, political reaction)

New Northern Ireland talks called, spurred by journalist's death

27 Apr 2019

BELFAST/DUBLIN The British and Irish governments announced on Friday a resumption of talks to restore Northern Ireland's devolved government, spurred into ending a hiatus in dialogue of more than a year by the killing of a journalist last week.

'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

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