Northern Ireland

Cookstown disco deaths: Hotel owner de-arrested over drugs

Northern Ireland BBC News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 18:19
Michael McElhatton, the owner of Greenvale Hotel, has been de-arrested by the PSNI over a drug offence.
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Euro 2020 qualifiers: Matt Doherty hoping for Republic boost under Mick McCarthy

Northern Ireland BBC News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 18:11
Republic of Ireland wing-back Matt Doherty is hoping the arrival of manager Mick McCarthy will be a positive for his international career.
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Brexit: NI politicians disagree over EU votes

Northern Ireland BBC News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 16:52
Stephen Farry of Alliance says his party would be comfortable contesting European elections, while the UUP's Steve Aiken says a second referendum would further polarise the UK.
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Ballymurphy inquest: IRA ambush on army 'showed strength'

Northern Ireland BBC News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 16:25
At the Ballymurphy inquest, Witness M226 said the IRA attacked an army convoy in west Belfast.
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Euro 2020 qualifiers: NI boss Michael O'Neill confident of success with 'new style'

Northern Ireland BBC News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 16:18
Northern Ireland boss Michael O'Neill is confident his side can qualify for the Euro 2020 finals despite being in a group with Germany and Holland.
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Power to halt Assembly election extended

Northern Ireland BBC News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 15:11
NI Secretary told Sinn Féin's Michelle O'Neill the decision was due to the "uncertain" political situation.
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NI stars visit prison to back football scheme

Northern Ireland BBC News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 14:53
Northern Ireland players Josh Magennis and Niall McGinn visit Maghaberry Prison to take a look at an IFA scheme aimed at deterring inmates from re-offending.
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Six Nations: Ireland to begin Farrell era against Scotland

Northern Ireland BBC News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 13:37
Andy Farrell's first game as Ireland head coach will be at home to Scotland on the opening day of the 2020 Six Nations.
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Brexit: Theresa May vows not to delay departure beyond June

Northern Ireland BBC News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 13:13
The prime minister has written to the EU's Donald Tusk to ask for Brexit to be postponed.
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Brexit: Dublin accused of 'racking up tensions' by UUP man

Northern Ireland BBC News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 12:50
Ulster Unionist assembly member Steve Aiken says comments by Irish politicians have been "unhelpful".
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Child sex images accused loses US extradition appeal

Northern Ireland BBC News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 12:42
The FBI describe Eric Eoin Marques as the world's biggest facilitator of child abuse images.
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Euro 2020: Estonia’s Mart Poom on Northern Ireland, almost replacing Schmeichel and that goal

Northern Ireland BBC News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 12:28
Estonia's most famous goalkeeper Mart Poom is hoping help stage an upset against Northern Ireland in their Euro 2020 qualifier.
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Euro 2020 qualifiers: Will Grigg pulls out of Northern Ireland squad with injury

Northern Ireland BBC News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 12:00
Sunderland striker Will Grigg is ruled out of Northern Ireland's Euro 2020 qualifiers against Estonia and Belarus with an injury.
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Hen party drowning: Wedding dress burial for Ruth Maguire

Northern Ireland BBC News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 11:51
Ruth Maguire, 30, drowned after becoming separated from friends on a hen weekend in Carlingford.
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Six children saved from sex slavery in NI

Northern Ireland BBC News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 11:29
More than 50 people were saved from human trafficking in Northern Ireland last year, new figures reveal.
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Josh Warrington: IBF champion open to Frampton rematch

Northern Ireland BBC News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 11:07
Josh Warrington is open to a rematch against Carl Frampton but only if the Northern Irishman has a world title to defend.
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Football Association of Ireland asked to explain loan received from its chief executive

Northern Ireland BBC News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 08:33
The Irish Government asks the Football Association of Ireland for information on a loan it received from its own chief executive.
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Wednesday's papers: Cookstown horror dominates

Northern Ireland BBC News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 07:42
Northern Ireland's papers continue to cover the death of three teenagers at a hotel in Tyrone.
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Brexit: Theresa May to formally ask for delay

Northern Ireland BBC News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 06:16
The PM will write to the EU asking for Brexit to be postponed, amid reports of a cabinet row.
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What makes the spring equinox so special?

Northern Ireland BBC News Feed - Wed, 03/20/2019 - 06:16
The spring equinox is the midway point between mid-winter and mid-summer.
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