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# belfast - Saturday 22 January, 2022

'Irish Mick' sex offender refused bail in Belfast after communicating with boy
# Belfast
# Belfast

'Irish Mick' sex offender refused bail in Belfast after communicating with boy

Sat 6:02 PM 39,223 Views 2 Comments

The man is charged with breaching the terms of a prevention order by having contact with a male child.

# belfast - Friday 21 January, 2022

Kenneth Branagh's Belfast seeks to make history and tell it at the same time
# Summer Of 69
# Summer Of 69

Kenneth Branagh's Belfast seeks to make history and tell it at the same time

Fri 6:00 AM 18,108 Views 5 Comments

The film’s editor Úna Ní Dhonghaile speaks about its long-awaited release.

# belfast - Thursday 20 January, 2022

Murder investigation launched following death of 18-year old Fionntán McGarvey
# Belfast
# Belfast

Murder investigation launched following death of 18-year old Fionntán McGarvey

Thu 7:00 PM 67,440 Views 14 Comments

A 21-year-old man has been arrested.

Judge refuses judicial review request made by loyalist Jamie Bryson over bonfire
# Ulster Says No
# Ulster Says No

Judge refuses judicial review request made by loyalist Jamie Bryson over bonfire

Thu 2:57 PM 16,186 Views 0 Comments

The judge said there was no justifiable practical purpose for hearing a judicial review.

# belfast - Monday 10 January, 2022

NI film Belfast among winners at untelevised Golden Globe Awards
# Award Season
# Award Season

NI film Belfast among winners at untelevised Golden Globe Awards

Jan 10th 2022, 8:46 AM 13,565 Views 4 Comments

The black-and-white film about a family during the Troubles was nominated for several award categories.

# belfast - Thursday 6 January, 2022

European Court rules long-running ‘gay cake’ case 'inadmissible'
# ECHR
# ECHR

European Court rules long-running ‘gay cake’ case 'inadmissible'

Jan 6th 2022, 9:35 AM 69,081 Views 144 Comments

Gareth Lee tried but failed to order the £36.50 cake at Ashers bakery in Belfast in May 2014.

# belfast - Wednesday 29 December, 2021

Ulster's clash with Leinster on New Year's Day has been postponed
# CONFIRMED
From The42
# CONFIRMED

Ulster's clash with Leinster on New Year's Day has been postponed

Dec 29th 2021, 5:05 PM 12,627 Views 11 Comments

The provinces were scheduled to meet on Saturday in Belfast.

Decommissioning demands during first IRA ceasefire ‘were pointless’
# The Troubles
# The Troubles

Decommissioning demands during first IRA ceasefire ‘were pointless’

Dec 29th 2021, 2:25 PM 12,233 Views 14 Comments

Senior security figures told Irish officials two months before the ceasefire ended that the insistence on prior decommissioning was unnecessary.

# belfast - Sunday 19 December, 2021

Belfast murder victim shot through window in front of family
# Investigation
# Investigation

Belfast murder victim shot through window in front of family

Dec 19th 2021, 7:40 PM 32,948 Views 0 Comments

A shot was also fired at the sister of victim Mark Hall, passing through her handbag.

# belfast - Saturday 4 December, 2021

Drugs worth €120,000 seized in operation targeting paramilitaries in Belfast
# Paramilitaries
# Paramilitaries

Drugs worth €120,000 seized in operation targeting paramilitaries in Belfast

Dec 4th 2021, 6:52 PM 16,423 Views 16 Comments

A 21-year-old man has been arrested.

# belfast - Thursday 2 December, 2021

Belfast artist collective wins Turner Prize with Irish pub immersive installation
# Turner Prize
# Turner Prize

Belfast artist collective wins Turner Prize with Irish pub immersive installation

Dec 2nd 2021, 2:47 PM 9,179 Views 2 Comments

In a first, this year’s shortlist was made up entirely of groups with no individual artist being nominated.

# belfast - Friday 19 November, 2021

Ex-DUP leader Foster criticises Bertie Ahern over Belfast 'ghetto' comments on NI protocol
# Rebuke
# Rebuke

Ex-DUP leader Foster criticises Bertie Ahern over Belfast 'ghetto' comments on NI protocol

Nov 19th 2021, 12:13 PM 30,592 Views 60 Comments

The former Taoiseach said loyalists who are opposed to the Northern Ireland Protocol “haven’t got a clue” about how it works.

# belfast - Thursday 11 November, 2021

Armistice Day marked at ceremonies across island of Ireland
# Armistice Day
# Armistice Day

Armistice Day marked at ceremonies across island of Ireland

Nov 11th 2021, 4:17 PM 10,644 Views 20 Comments

The event marks 103 years since the end of World War One.

# belfast - Monday 8 November, 2021

Witness appeal after bus hijacked and set on fire near loyalist estate on outskirts of Belfast
# Belfast
# Belfast

Witness appeal after bus hijacked and set on fire near loyalist estate on outskirts of Belfast

Updated Nov 8th 2021, 10:37 AM 27,120 Views 25 Comments

Four men boarded the bus on the outskirts of Belfast and ordered passengers off.

# belfast - Saturday 6 November, 2021

Huge crowds of protesters take to the streets to call for climate action
# Climate Change Protests
# Climate Change Protests

Huge crowds of protesters take to the streets to call for climate action

Nov 6th 2021, 5:24 PM 27,003 Views 64 Comments

Marches have taken place in Dublin, Belfast and Glasgow and locations across the globe.

Police in Belfast city centre launch investigation into four alleged drink spikings
# Spiking
# Spiking

Police in Belfast city centre launch investigation into four alleged drink spikings

Nov 6th 2021, 1:39 PM 16,055 Views 30 Comments

The PSNI has vowed to apprehend the criminals.

# belfast - Wednesday 3 November, 2021

Missiles and fireworks thrown at police in north Belfast
# Lanark Way
# Lanark Way

Missiles and fireworks thrown at police in north Belfast

Nov 3rd 2021, 9:46 PM 18,855 Views 13 Comments

Officers are advising motorists and pedestrians to avoid the area until further notice.

# belfast - Sunday 17 October, 2021

Belfast's Mark Allen beats John Higgins to win his first Northern Ireland Open title
# Success
From The42
# Success

Belfast's Mark Allen beats John Higgins to win his first Northern Ireland Open title

Oct 17th 2021, 11:20 PM 4,152 Views 2 Comments

He came from behind to take the final three frames and triumph 9-8.

# belfast - Friday 15 October, 2021

Trial of former British soldier for Troubles killing is adjourned after he's taken to hospital
# Belfast
# Belfast

Trial of former British soldier for Troubles killing is adjourned after he's taken to hospital

Oct 15th 2021, 12:41 PM 14,278 Views 0 Comments

Dennis Hutchings is charged with the attempted murder of John Pat Cunningham in Co Tyrone in 1974.

# belfast - Sunday 10 October, 2021

'Never. Couldn’t watch it' - Trying to force Belfast hurling back up the hill
# O'Donovan Rossa
From The42
# O'Donovan Rossa

'Never. Couldn’t watch it' - Trying to force Belfast hurling back up the hill

Oct 10th 2021, 7:15 AM 8,766 Views 1 Comment

O’Donovan Rossa contest their first county senior hurling final since 2004 today.

# belfast - Monday 4 October, 2021

Troubles: No lawful basis for vulnerable man to be shot, trial of ex-British Army soldier told
# Belfast
# Belfast

Troubles: No lawful basis for vulnerable man to be shot, trial of ex-British Army soldier told

Updated Oct 4th 2021, 3:24 PM 28,999 Views 0 Comments

Dennis Hutchings, 80, has pleaded not guilty to the attempted murder of John Pat Cunningham in Co Tyrone in 1974.

# belfast - Friday 1 October, 2021

Man held in Belfast on extradition warrant over multimillion-dollar fraud in US
# Arrest
# Arrest

Man held in Belfast on extradition warrant over multimillion-dollar fraud in US

Oct 1st 2021, 3:28 PM 9,924 Views 0 Comments

The 33-year-old was arrested following an intelligence-led vehicle stop in the north of the city.

# belfast - Friday 24 September, 2021

Hillary Clinton has been installed as chancellor of Queen’s University Belfast
# Hillary Clinton
# Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton has been installed as chancellor of Queen’s University Belfast

Sep 24th 2021, 1:30 PM 18,420 Views 27 Comments

The former first lady says Northern Ireland is a symbol of peace and hope.

# belfast - Saturday 4 September, 2021

Police appeal for witnesses after man stabbed in head in Belfast
# Dunmurry
# Dunmurry

Police appeal for witnesses after man stabbed in head in Belfast

Sep 4th 2021, 6:47 PM 9,001 Views 0 Comments

The incident took place at around 10:50am this morning.

# belfast - Wednesday 25 August, 2021

Breeze block thrown at police vehicle in 'reckless' Belfast attack
# North Belfast
# North Belfast

Breeze block thrown at police vehicle in 'reckless' Belfast attack

Aug 25th 2021, 7:03 PM 19,479 Views 14 Comments

The piece of concrete was thrown from a high-rise flat in the New Lodge area of north Belfast last night.

# belfast - Tuesday 24 August, 2021

Ryanair to withdraw operations to and from Northern Ireland this winter
# Ryanair
# Ryanair

Ryanair to withdraw operations to and from Northern Ireland this winter

Aug 24th 2021, 5:02 PM 27,122 Views 11 Comments

The airline blamed air passenger duty and a lack of Covid recovery incentives on the decision.

# belfast - Monday 23 August, 2021

Minister wants indoor arts and dance classes back in September in line with schools reopening
# Easing Restrictions
# Easing Restrictions

Minister wants indoor arts and dance classes back in September in line with schools reopening

Aug 23rd 2021, 11:30 PM 24,103 Views 24 Comments

The Taoiseach, Tánasite and the chief medical officer have been invited to attend a meeting with live entertainment reps.

10-year-old boy found on ground after 1975 baton round discharge, inquest told
# Courts
# Courts

10-year-old boy found on ground after 1975 baton round discharge, inquest told

Aug 23rd 2021, 5:44 PM 26,089 Views 0 Comments

A coroner has begun hearing the legacy inquest into the death of Stephen Geddis in west Belfast in August 1975.

# belfast - Thursday 12 August, 2021

Sinn Féin calls on BBC to apologise after aired clip appears to show fans singing 'f*** the Pope'
# Sweet Caroline
# Sweet Caroline

Sinn Féin calls on BBC to apologise after aired clip appears to show fans singing 'f*** the Pope'

Aug 12th 2021, 7:59 PM 68,602 Views 82 Comments

BBC Northern Ireland has said it was “confident” there was no swearing on the programme, but would not air the clip again.

# belfast - Monday 9 August, 2021

Thousands of people attended an outdoor gig in Belfast last night
# Outdoor Event
# Outdoor Event

Thousands of people attended an outdoor gig in Belfast last night

Aug 9th 2021, 10:32 AM 32,235 Views 29 Comments

The event at Falls Park was part of the annual ‘Féile an Phobail’ community arts festival.

# belfast - Monday 2 August, 2021

Four men arrested in relation to racially-motivated hate crime in Belfast
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Four men arrested in relation to racially-motivated hate crime in Belfast

Aug 2nd 2021, 6:13 PM 18,290 Views 5 Comments

The offences include aggravated burglary, intimidation, assault, possession of a firearm.

# belfast - Friday 30 July, 2021

Mother remanded in custody accused of murdering her baby son in Belfast earlier this week
# Ardoyne
# Ardoyne

Mother remanded in custody accused of murdering her baby son in Belfast earlier this week

Updated Jul 30th 2021, 1:53 PM 48,674 Views 0 Comments

Raluca Ioana Tagani appeared before a judge in Belfast Magistrates’ Court this morning accused of murdering Liam O’Keefe.

# belfast - Thursday 29 July, 2021

Woman remains in police custody over death of baby in Ardoyne area of Belfast
# Belfast
# Belfast

Woman remains in police custody over death of baby in Ardoyne area of Belfast

Jul 29th 2021, 1:45 PM 10,355 Views 0 Comments

Police have identified the baby as Liam O’Keefe.

# belfast - Wednesday 28 July, 2021

Irish-language nursery school in east Belfast to relocate after 'social media hate campaign'
# Naíscoil Na Seolta
# Naíscoil Na Seolta

Irish-language nursery school in east Belfast to relocate after 'social media hate campaign'

Jul 28th 2021, 10:55 PM 21,874 Views 32 Comments

Naíscoil na Seolta is due to open in September but will now do so in another location.

Community in 'state of shock' as murder probe launched after baby dies in Ardoyne
# Belfast
# Belfast

Community in 'state of shock' as murder probe launched after baby dies in Ardoyne

Updated Jul 28th 2021, 11:07 AM 82,151 Views 0 Comments

Another young child has been taken to hospital where they remain in intensive care.

Woman held in murder probe as child dies in Ardoyne
# Belfast
# Belfast

Woman held in murder probe as child dies in Ardoyne

Updated Jul 28th 2021, 6:02 AM 45,931 Views 0 Comments

Ambulance crews had earlier taken two children to hospital.

# belfast - Friday 23 July, 2021

Belfast judge finds there was a 'real prospect' 1998 Omagh bombing could have been prevented
# Belfast
# Belfast

Belfast judge finds there was a 'real prospect' 1998 Omagh bombing could have been prevented

Updated Jul 23rd 2021, 3:29 PM 35,649 Views 23 Comments

He urged the UK and Irish governments to undertake a human rights compliant investigation.

# belfast - Tuesday 13 July, 2021

Calls for 'mandatory' bonfire regulations in the North after teenager critically injured
# Belfast
# Belfast

Calls for 'mandatory' bonfire regulations in the North after teenager critically injured

Jul 13th 2021, 6:35 PM 19,284 Views 27 Comments

The teenager is being treated for his injuries in hospital.

# belfast - Saturday 10 July, 2021

DUP says Belfast bonfire row should never have gone to court
# Tiger's Bay
# Tiger's Bay

DUP says Belfast bonfire row should never have gone to court

Jul 10th 2021, 4:01 PM 30,650 Views 34 Comments

A legal bid to force police to intervene on the bonfire in the loyalist area of Tiger’s Bay in north Belfast failed yesterday.

# belfast - Friday 9 July, 2021

Sinn Féin and SDLP ministers fail in legal bid to force police to help remove loyalist bonfire
# Eleventh Night
# Eleventh Night

Sinn Féin and SDLP ministers fail in legal bid to force police to help remove loyalist bonfire

Updated Jul 9th 2021, 10:10 PM 23,159 Views 29 Comments

The bonfire is now set to be lit as planned this weekend as part of traditional “Eleventh Night” events.

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