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# belfast - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

Irish News journalist warned of threat against them by dissident republicans

The journalist was warned of the threat against them by the PSNI.

Man arrested over Belfast murder of Dublin criminal Robbie Lawlor

Lawlor (36) from Coolock was shot dead by what the PSNI believe was a lone gunman.

# belfast - Tuesday 7 April, 2020

Belfast researchers launch clinical trial for Covid-19 patients using umbilical cord cells

The trial is being led by professors at Queen’s University, Belfast.

# belfast - Monday 6 April, 2020

# belfast - Sunday 5 April, 2020

Police in Northern Ireland appeal for public's help in finding gunman who killed Dublin criminal yesterday

The PSNI said it believes a man who was shot in Belfast yesterday may be Robbie Lawlor from Coolock.

# belfast - Tuesday 17 March, 2020

'Let common sense prevail': Annual St Patrick's partying by students in Belfast raises Covid-19 concerns

The Holylands area in Belfast is notorious for large celebrations on St Patrick’s Day.

# belfast - Tuesday 10 March, 2020

From The42 Linfield FC confirm player tests positive for coronavirus Covid-19

Linfield FC confirm player tests positive for coronavirus

Chairman Roy McGivern told BBC Sport NI that the player in question had chosen to self-isolate.

# belfast - Friday 6 March, 2020

Belfast man found guilty of murder of Northern Ireland prison officer

Christopher Robinson was convicted of fatally injuring Adrian Ismay in an under-vehicle bomb attack in 2016.

British army veteran's trial over Troubles-era shooting postponed amid concerns over Covid-19

Dennis Hutchings is due at Belfast Crown Court on Monday for the opening day of his trial.

# belfast - Tuesday 3 March, 2020

'People have gotten into a frenzy over it': Michelle O'Neill laughs off criticism of Sinn Féin rallies

O’Neill also spoke of the misogyny she has witnessed as a female politician and her dreams of a United Ireland.

# belfast - Friday 28 February, 2020

Dublin to Belfast trains sanitised as 'precautionary measure' after Covid-19 case confirmed in Northern Ireland

It’s not yet clear if the woman in question travelled from Dublin to Belfast via train.

# belfast - Monday 24 February, 2020

11-year-old boy dies in hospital after being hit by van in Donegal

The boy was seriously injured near Buncrana at approximately 5.30pm on Friday.

# belfast - Friday 21 February, 2020

PSNI investigate after old police flyers calling alcohol 'the number one rape drug' are distributed

The leaflets were distributed in north Belfast earlier this week.

# belfast - Tuesday 18 February, 2020

Keep cups not used on cross-border train due to risk of 'sinister activity' such as poisonings, said catering manager

An ‘anarchist’ could do ‘something terrible’ to a reusable cup before handing it to staff, the catering manager said.

# belfast - Monday 17 February, 2020

Burglar pretended to be from utility company to gain access to home of elderly woman

The man was then joined by three other males who rummaged through the house while the woman was locked into her living room.

# belfast - Sunday 16 February, 2020

'There'll be no Pancake Tuesday in Northern Ireland': Bakery staff strike to hit pancake production

A Kingsmill bread lorry stopped at the entrance to the Allied Bakeries site in East Belfast today.

# belfast - Thursday 6 February, 2020

Man injured and police attacked in public order incident involving up to 100 people in Belfast

It was reported that three males were involved in the assault of the man.

# belfast - Sunday 26 January, 2020

Police in the North investigating 'disgraceful' shooting in Belfast

Detectives investigating are appealing for witnesses to the shooting in the residential area to contact them.

# belfast - Saturday 25 January, 2020

PSNI issue appeal after man stabbed and has top of finger bitten off

The man was taken to hospital for treatment for his injuries.

# belfast - Tuesday 21 January, 2020

From The42 Irish knockout artist Tennyson signs promotional deal with Hearn Ready To Go

Irish knockout artist Tennyson signs promotional deal with Hearn

The Belfast native is targeting a shot at the British 135lbs title.

# belfast - Monday 13 January, 2020

'Good Friday Agreement is working again': Varadkar and Johnson hail Assembly's return in Stormont visit

The UK Prime Minister was urged to follow through on funding commitments to Northern Ireland during his visit today.

# belfast - Thursday 2 January, 2020

Hillary Clinton appointed chancellor of Queen's University Belfast

Clinton is the first woman to be named as the university’s chancellor.

Coveney says it's 'end game' as talks to restore power-sharing at Stormont resume

A snap election could be called if a deal is not reached by 13 January.

# belfast - Tuesday 31 December, 2019

Appeal launched to locate two teenage girls missing from Belfast hospital

Two friends, 15-year-old Tammi-Leigh Ferrin and 17-year-old Charlene Gallagher, went missing from the Ulster Hospital this morning.

# belfast - Sunday 29 December, 2019

Two men arrested following assault on man (20s) in early hours of this morning

Police said the men, aged 18 and 21, were arrested on suspicion of attempted murder.

# belfast - Thursday 26 December, 2019

Man appears in court charged with murders of man and woman

The victims have been named as 37-year-old Frances Murray and 47-year-old Joseph Dutton.

Police in Belfast investigating 'brutal' Christmas Eve burglary

Men in balaclavas broke into a man’s home in north Belfast.

# belfast - Tuesday 24 December, 2019

Man charged with murder of Belfast couple

The man is expected to appear before Belfast Magistrates Court on Thursday 26 December.

# belfast - Monday 23 December, 2019

Man arrested after two bodies discovered in Belfast flat in suspected stabbing incident

Local councillors have said the community has been left reeling by the incident.

# belfast - Saturday 21 December, 2019

Couple accused of murdering five-year-old daughter claim she fell down the stairs

Couple accused of murdering five-year-old daughter claim she fell down the stairs

The couple’s two-year-old son had been placed in emergency protective care.

# belfast - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

'The right to merely feel Irish is reduced': Tánaiste meets with Emma DeSouza

“No one should have to go to court to be able to assert their right to be Irish,” Tánaiste Simon Coveney said in Belfast.

# belfast - Monday 16 December, 2019

Witness appeal as two people forced into cars after armed gang invade home in north Belfast

Police believe the attackers were armed with a knife and handgun.

# belfast - Wednesday 4 December, 2019

Police believe INLA and ONH were involved in fatal shooting of man outside Belfast school

Jim Donegan (43) was gunned down outside a school in west Belfast on 4 December 2018.

# belfast - Thursday 21 November, 2019

From The42 Double Olympic medalist Paddy Barnes hangs up his gloves Boxing

Double Olympic medalist Paddy Barnes hangs up his gloves

The Holy Family BC fighter secured bronze at the 2008 and 2012 Games.

# belfast - Thursday 7 November, 2019

Belfast man to serve minimum of eight years for murdering his mother

Declan O’Neill (29) pleaded guilty to the murdering Anne O’Neill in 2017.

# belfast - Friday 1 November, 2019

Investigation launched over threats towards Ulster Unionist Party staff

The DUP has also condemned the alleged intimidation.

# belfast - Tuesday 29 October, 2019

Case against John Gilligan after he was stopped at Belfast Airport with €20k in cash dismissed

Gilligan left Coleraine Magistrates’ Court without comment after the ruling today.

# belfast - Saturday 26 October, 2019

With an election looming, the DUP experiments with self-reflection

There was little sense of pre-election excitement at the DUP party conference.

The DUP is 'ready' for an election, says Arlene Foster

The DUP conference took place in Belfast today.

# belfast - Thursday 24 October, 2019

Investigation after at least ten unaccompanied children discovered around Belfast harbour

The BBC reported that they came from an east-African country.

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