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January
  Northern Ireland Republic of Ireland
1st Magherafelt attack: Pensioner left shaken after petrol bombing

Taser used after woman is stabbed in Lisburn
Concern over increase in road deaths for second consecutive year

Charlie Flanagan apologises for tweet
2nd Omagh attack: Seven family members in house as shots fired

MCL Insurance Services: Coleraine-based firm creates 17 new jobs
Bono bike accident: 'I may never play guitar again'

Irishman reportedly critical in Sydney after alleged punch by brother
3rd Annaclone farm fire: Search for 82-year-old man

Fintona, County Tyrone: 80-metre wind turbine collapses
IMO claims legal fees are forcing consultants from private sector

Investigation after man is shot in Co Donegal
4th West Belfast: Victim of racist hate crime 'wants to leave area immediately'

Screggagh wind farm: Investigation 'shuts down' seven remaining turbines
Irish Water denies hiring arrangement with Govt and unions

Irishman killed in crash in New Zealand
5th NI missionary Maud Kells shot in Democratic Republic of Congo

McClay Park, Omagh gun attack: Four men arrested
Emergency Department Task Force Chairman Dr Tony O'Connell to return to Australia

Ireland granted full access to US beef market
6th Northern Ireland health trusts cancel non-emergency operations

Ballymoney: Victim named as Brian McIlhagga
Beaumont cancels planned surgery to deal with overcrowding

140 jobs lost as Bewley's to temporarily shut Grafton Street café
7th On the Runs hearing: Former PM Tony Blair to appear

Four jailed over 'appalling' Ballymena head-shaving incident
Varadkar expects overcrowding to get worse next week

Investigations into fatal Kildare road crash
8th Ballymoney murder: Two arrested over Brian McIlhagga killing

Letter bomb found at PSNI headquarters
Dublin-based Islamic cleric warns of legal action over religious depictions

Woods to replace O'Connell as HSE National Director for Acute Hospitals
9th Ballymartin family turn up safe in Republic of Ireland

MI5 boss Andrew Parker says most dissident republican attacks in 2014 were foiled
€85m fund to create jobs in life sciences sector launched

Alcohol consumption project wins BT Young Scientist award
10th Randalstown murder: Six held over death of businessman

Larne v Carrick match abandoned after player hits wall
Limerick death: Toddler's body found in apartment

Ban on gay men blood donors reviewed
11th NI hospitals: Emergency numbers spike by 7.5% says Michael McBride

Parades disputes hold NI to ransom says Canon Ian Ellis
Audio recordings shed new light on David Drumm's failed US bankruptcy bid

Minister condemns consultants refusing patients
12th NI Water says about 400 customers still without supply

Sinn Féin's Mitchel McLaughlin elected as NI Assembly speaker
Mother charged with murder of 11-year-old daughter

Noonan confident of recouping €29bn from banks
13th OTR letters: Tony Blair says NI peace process could have collapsed without scheme

Motorcyclist dies after crash in Ballycarry
Gardaí treating incident at Intel plant 'very seriously'

DPP to appeal sentence for crash that killed eight men
14th Former security members investigated over destroyed evidence

Randox creating 540 new jobs at former Massereene army base
More than 2,200 homes without power as weather worsens

Nearly 1,900 copies of latest Charlie Hebdo edition ordered by Irish retailers
15th Man dies after tree falls on van during NI storms

Nelson Cheung Randalstown murder: Three men appear in court
2,500 homes remain without power as storm subsides

13% of Irish women smoke throughout pregnancy
16th NI Water warns of more disruption to supplies

Sinn Féin abortion policy compatible with my Catholicism says Martin McGuinness
Couple settles action over demolished house

Armed Dublin robbery possible case of mistaken identity
17th NI Water dispute: More than 1,600 homes without supply

Attacks on two north Belfast houses 'were hate crimes'
Body of a woman found in Co Limerick

Minister denies Ireland used as jihadist base
18th NI Water dispute: More than 1,300 homes without supply

Limavady charity bungalow burned in arson attack
Minister for Health Leo Varadkar says he is gay

Jobseeker training courses delivered by JobBridge interns
19th NI Water dispute: 9,000 off supply

NI budget: Extra £150m found in final deal
No rule against jailing ill or old people convicted of serious crimes - Court of Appeal

Teacher asked about 'homos' in job interview
20th Worker killed in farm fall accident in County Armagh

NI Water dispute closes primary schools
Woman dies after Dún Laoghaire stabbing

Ireland ranked 31 for government transparency
21st Newcastle caravan park: Couple are found dead

Game of Thrones sculptor's sea god statue stolen from mountain
Coveney regrets upset over Fianna Fáil coalition remarks

Man arrested after four-hour stand-off at house
22nd Elmgrove Primary School, Belfast, closing over email threat

Newcastle caravan park deaths: Francie and Nan O'Reilly 'made for each other'
Draft report shows EU Commission questions Govt changes to Irish Water

Trial told Dwyer committed 'very nearly the perfect murder'
23rd Election 2015: NI parties not included in TV election debate plans

Stuart Gregory Hamilton jailed over pipe bomb parts and drugs
Varadkar says maternity hospitals are safe after 'issues' at Portiuncula highlighted

24 Irish people held over roofing scam in Australia
24th Man appears in court over Elmgrove Primary School, Belfast, email threat

DUP leader Peter Robinson turns his back on the policy to create more integrated schools
Two buildings destroyed in Waterford arson attack

British Airways owner 'makes new Aer Lingus bid'
25th Man arrested over 'guns and bomb parts' at Belfast house

Dunmurry: Teenagers 'use machete' in taxi hijacking bid
Dignitaries attend Holocaust Memorial Day ceremony at Mansion House

Prisoner who jumped from prison van in December is recaptured
26th Gerry Kelly defends role over On The Run letters following halted inquest

Belfast City Council removes emergency sleeping shelter in Victoria Street
Survivor's joy as rapist father gets nine years

New supplementary passport card for Irish citizens
27th Northern Ireland health review says there are too many hospitals

Gareth O'Connor murder: Father describes IRA shed meeting
90% loans for first-time buyers under new rules

School 'postpones' talk on homophobic bullying
28th Conservative Party tweet taunts Labour over Sinn Féin story

TV election debates: BBC rejects DUP demand to be included
Murphy condemns verbal abuse of President by water charge protesters

Tipperary-born garda shot during mugging in New Orleans
29th BBC, ITN and Sky reject DUP election debates call

Portadown robber: Suspect 'dressed up as policeman'
Over 450 families made homeless in Dublin last year

Opposition criticises blocking of Dáil debate on garda inquiry
30th Belfast shooting, Oldpark Road: Man is taken to hospital

Belfast and Lisburn gambling probe: Machines and cash are seized
Man suspected of murdering two Irish soldiers in Lebanon deported from US

Anger as obituary labels author Colleen McCullough plain and overweight
31st Man in 70s assaulted by masked men near Lisburn

Belfast shooting, Oldpark Road: Man is critically ill
Killer whale washes up on Waterford beach

Thousands protest nationwide over water charges
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February
  Northern Ireland Republic of Ireland
1st West Belfast stabbing: Man is taken to hospital

George Hamilton: Historical Investigations Unit 'two years away'
Rare bird of prey shot dead in Co Kerry

Local authorities delayed providing data to Irish Water until extended service agreements were reached
2nd Maghaberry Prison: Incident on dissident republican wing over

MLAs back St Mary's and Stranmillis payments retention
Lowry brings challenge against trial on alleged tax offences

No penalties for failing to register with Irish Water
3rd National Crime Agency: MLAs vote to extend powers to Northern Ireland

Corporation tax: Devolution 'to cost NI £325m a year'
Cabinet signs off on cheap alcohol restrictions

CCTV footage shows Dwyer at O'Hara's complex nine times, trial told
4th Rory McIlroy and Horizon Sports Management settle golf court case

Boston College Project: Winston Rea 'investigated over serious offences'
Five Irish men charged in Australian home renovation scam probe

Calls for fatal foetal amendment support
5th Omagh Academy school: Wrong vaccine given to 95 pupils

Sean Brown murder: Chief constable denies PSNI is 'shielding murderers'
Mortgages offered in rural Ireland funded by British tax fraud Court hears knives found in Graham Dwyer's work place
6th Newtownabbey Catholic church security alerts were hoaxes

Martin McCrossan: Londonderry tour guide dies
Daly moves bill to allow terminations in cases of fatal foetal abnormalities

Limerick school apologises to Muslim pupil over Charlie Hebdo in classroom
7th North Belfast attack: Teenager assaulted with dog lead chain

Cromac Street, Belfast: Women threatened at knifepoint during robbery bid
Visitor restrictions at three hospitals following flu outbreak

Fatal Limerick fire being investigated
8th Six Nations 2015: Ben Robinson's father in rugby safety call

Enniskillen alert ends after controlled explosion
Varadkar believes most GPs will sign up to free GP care contract

Irish tourist faces assault charge in Sydney
9th Martin McGuinness 'warned of rocket attack death threat'

Amal Clooney to represent 'hooded men' in torture legal case
YouTube removes porn disguised using Irish language words

Socialist TD released without charge after arrest
10th Tribunal rules obese employees in Northern Ireland can get disability rights

St Michael's College, Enniskillen: Boy seriously hurt in attack
Dáil votes against Clare Daly's fatal foetal abnormalities bill

Figures show increase in number of homeless families
11th Newtownbutler wedding shooting: Man in 60s dies

Manannán Mac Lír: Limavady council votes to replace sea god statue
Former editor says Bailey said he killed to resurrect career

Four held after €1m jewellery raid in Galway
12th West Belfast addiction and counselling services under threat

Future of Belfast Harbour explored by NI Executive
Top cancer surgeon resigns over lack of resources

Govt Chief Whip asks Coppinger to withdraw 'dogs' reference
13th Oisin McGrath: Belcoo schoolboy's organs to help five people

PSNI block organised fight in north Belfast
Guerin family withdraws support for proposal to name flyover after Veronica

Dublin patient waits three and a half hours for ambulance
14th Winston Rea Boston College tapes to be stored at Belfast court

Carrickfergus attack: Woman and boy escape petrol bombing
Hundreds on protest over anti-water charge arrests

Gardaí not treating Dundalk death as suspicious
15th Asians recruited to Northern Ireland brothel

Four men charged after Carrickfergus guns find
Man in 60s shot dead in Dublin

Irish Water staff can earn extra 3% bonus payment
16th Object found in Currynierin, Derry, bomb alert

Northern Ireland Civil Service redundancy scheme to start soon
Joseph Roche: Irish astrophysicist among 100 bidding to reach Mars

Dublin shooting possible case of mistaken identity
17th Oisin McGrath: Youth, 17, rearrested over schoolboy death

Bombardier: Aerospace firm cutting 130 jobs in Belfast
Manhunt as prisoner flees Tallaght Hospital after two prison officers stabbed

Elderly couple tied up and robbed at Bray home
18th West Belfast attack: Teenager shot in legs by masked gang in bedroom

Darren Clarke named Europe's Ryder Cup captain for 2016
Young teenager dies after car and tractor collide in Wexford

Musician says assault left him a 'destroyed man'
19th Derek Brockwell: Fugitive robbed shop at knifepoint before arrest say police

Derry alerts: Pipe bombs found at Trafalgar Court and Jeffrey Avenue
Protest after water charge demonstrators jailed for contempt

High Court strikes out repossession order over €1.4m debt on £40,000 loan
20th Woman dies after being struck by lorry in Lurgan

Facebook case: Sex offender is awarded £20,000 in damages
Dwyer's former partner says he took knife to bed and pretended to stab her

President Michael D Higgins one of ten HeForShe champions
21st Bernard McGinley killing: Man in court over Newtownbutler shooting

Manannán Mac Lir: Games of Thrones sculptor's statue found
Taoiseach urges Yes vote in same-sex marriage referendum

Over 5,000 take part in demonstrations against jailed protesters
22nd Chelsea fan sorry over Paris Metro incident

Arts and Business NI chief fears some groups could close
Labour still has concerns over potential Aer Lingus sale

Next election offers choice of Govt with different vision for Irish society - Gerry Adams
23rd Couple get £21K for 'sham marriage' mistake that ruined wedding

Ex-boxer Eamonn Magee sentenced to prison for assault
Water charge protesters disrupt Cork council meeting

Apple to invest €850m in new Galway data centre
24th 'Gay cake row': Catholic Church supports DUP conscience clause

Kilbride Central School in video overcrowding appeal
Supreme Court dismisses Travelller's school admission appeal

Mulherin pays back further €1,300 of Kenyan phone bill
25th Crossmaglen: Man is injured in South Armagh explosion

Pauline Carmichael disappearance: Police find body
Elderly man left in 'soiled state' at Beaumont hospital

Graham Dwyer wrote letter to wife telling her not to believe gardaí
26th Cathal Ó hOisín: MLA speaks about losing baby to fatal foetal abnormality

Kevin Bell: Newry GAA repatriation fund has 'brought 60 bodies home'
SIPTU and Unite express 'shock and anger' over Cadbury job cuts

Ireland warned of imbalances in the economy
27th Crossmaglen: Police appeal after Frank McCabe Jr injured in bomb

Maud Kells: Cookstown missionary relives her shooting ordeal
Investigation launched after workplace fatality at gas pipe works in Co Tipperary

NUIG suspends questionnaire while review takes place
28th DUP and UUP deny election pact talks breakdown

New world record set at Mullahead ploughing event
Thousands of pensioners charged too much tax

O'Sullivan plans Junior Cycle reforms without further talks
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March
  Northern Ireland Republic of Ireland
1st Chelsea fan Richard Barklie: Paris train 'was too full'

NI students 'training for wrong careers' says PathXL head
Former gardaí say witnesses' homes bugged without authorisation

Teen dies after fall from horse into river in Cork
2nd Raymond McCreesh Park: Newry Sinn Féin councillors reject fresh vote

Loyalist Bands Forum to attend Sinn Fein Ard Fhéis
Solicitor barricades himself into Killiney home

Councillors condemn jailing of water charge protesters
3rd Children's heart surgery: Formal end to NI service

NI budget: DRD 'cannot afford traffic light repairs'
Notice of trespass pinned on O'Donnell's gate

Accidental death verdict after tourist swept into sea
4th Ageas Retail: Over 200 jobs set to be lost at Belfast call centre

Facebook case: Injunction halts £20,000 payout to convicted sex offender
Solicitor and wife remain at Killiney house

Protesters block Tánaiste's car from leaving event
5th Glenkeen shooting: Two men are shot in the legs in Poleglass

Incendiary bomb found at Ballycastle police station
Pregnant woman, man shot in incident in Clondalkin

Judgment reserved in O'Donnell case
6th Barney McGinley wedding killing: Second man charged with murder

Sinn Féin could be biggest party in Ireland - Martin McGuinness
Man charged with false imprisonment of child in Laois

Dwyer trial hears of document describing abduction
7th Barney McGinley wedding killing: Second relative charged with murder

Sinn Féin Ard Fheis: Party votes to allow limited abortion
Up to 150 protesters gather outside RTÉ

2016 Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann to be staged in Ennis
8th Newry stabbing: Woman arrested on suspicion of attempted murder

Boy, 14, arrested after Dunmurry vehicle hijacking
Meter installers ask Irish Water for extra money

Two prison officers injured in separate incidents at Midlands Prison
9th Sinn Féin blocks welfare bill in Northern Ireland Assembly

James Molyneaux: Former UUP leader dies
Family travel to bedside of Irishman injured in Liverpool attack

High Court frees water charge protesters
10th Welfare reform: Westminster will not provide extra money says minister

BBC Spotlight: Second 'IRA rape victim' speaks out
Irish version of proposed amendment to allow for gay marriage to be rephrased

President signs plain packaging legislation
11th Dossier shows DUP acted in bad faith over welfare reform say Sinn Féin

Mandarin Palace: Residents unlikely to return until Thursday
Dwyer trial hears man told O'Hara she would be knifed in the guts

Gardaí discover luxury car fraud worth over €2m
12th NI strike: Ambulance crews agree to cover 999 life-threatening calls

'Nothing agreed' at Stormont welfare crisis talks
Creighton's party to have seven regional leaders

2,000 with Irish exemption studied other language
13th Northern Ireland public sector strike disrupts public services

Progress made at Stormont talks say Peter Robinson and Martin McGuinness
Creighton says Renua will open up politics

Seven arrested as armed gardaí foil armed robbery
14th David Ford criticises parties who blocked Welfare Reform Bill

Drumard Road quarry victim was Victor Nicholl from Kilrea
Man to appear in court over €380k drug seizure

Investigation reveals significant investments by social welfare recipients
15th Martin McGuinness hopeful of welfare deal by middle of week

50 arrests in NI online abuse images probe in past year, say police
Memorial service held for Irishman killed while on duty with US Marine Corps

Boston St Patrick's parade to include LGBT groups
16th Sinn Féin: Adams 'to meet' US State Department in Washington

Mitchel McLaughlin: Stormont needs 'symbolism rebalance'
Garda inquiry into incident involving homeless man

Immunology expert wins St Patrick's Day Science Medal
17th St Patrick's Day celebrations take place across Northern Ireland

Girl, 12, struck by missile during minor trouble in Belfast city centre
As It Happened: St Patrick's Day 2015

Four in court over Dublin car searches
18th Budget 2015: George Osborne warns Northern Ireland parties on corporation tax

Sport NI boss on leave while grievance cases investigated
Scientists call for 'rebalancing' of Govt funding

Investigation after body found in Kildare field
19th Queen's University stops Belfast Festival funding

Ulster University film students mistaken for robbers
Court hears of Graham Dwyer's 'entirely predatory' relationship with Elaine O'Hara

Former minister appoints wife to €38k position
20th Darkness sweeps NI with rare solar eclipse

Desertcreat college: Further setback for County Tyrone site
Cloud breaks in some areas to reveal eclipse

Special dispensation for Irish immigrants in US unlikely
21at Burning of Temple in Londonderry takes place

Curtis Lee Morrow accused of attacking woman with vacuum cleaner
Tens of thousands protest over water charges in Dublin

Body of missing Louth teen found
22nd Richard Sharvin dies in Strangford farm accident

Sir Kenneth Branagh speaks out over Northern Ireland arts cuts
No record kept of 2012 Irish Water meetings between minister and Bord Gáis

Irish squad arrives home after Six Nations triumph
23rd Woman shot by masked intruders in Newtownabbey

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HSE chief: Report implies reckless endangerment

Government may deduct water charges from income
24th On the Runs scheme 'damaged integrity of criminal justice'

Sinn Fein's Gerry Kelly confirms he had royal pardon

Ashers Baking Company: Show of support for County Antrim firm's stance in 'gay cake' row
ESRI expects further strong economic growth

New deadline for registering with Irish Water to receive grant
25th 'Gay cake' row: Andrew Muir calls for mediation

16 Irish republicans received royal pardons since 2000
Man admits he put homeless man in rubbish chute

Irish Water to send hundreds of thousands of incorrect bills
26th 'Gay cake' row: Gareth Lee 'felt unworthy' over Ashers refusal

Tomas Hornay must serve at least 10 years for Dungannon murder
Man shot dead in Dublin gun attack

Warning over water contamination in Galway remains in place
27th Clintyclay primary school: Minister's closure quashed by High Court

Barry McCrory shooting: Kieran McLaughlin found not guilty of murder
Graham Dwyer found guilty of murdering Elaine O'Hara

Dublin murder believed to be linked to organised crime
28th DUP releases hung parliament plan

Belfast man David Carlton accused of beating partner with crutch
Donegal crash: Bus carrying Carrickfergus Rugby Club under-14s in accident

Group of Independents publish agreed principles and priorities
29th Man critically injured in north Belfast incident

Peter Robinson: DUP 'could work with Conservatives or Labour'
Hogan issues warning over the impact of fuel smuggling on Ireland's food industry

Virgin to raise Aer Lingus concerns with European Commission
30th Police Ombudsman concludes police officer was 'justified' in punching man in Portrush

Mark H Durkan in £1m plastic bag pledge to struggling groups
Water meters show over 30,000 leaking pipes

Bailey 'disappointed' after losing case for conspiracy against gardaí & the State
31st Belfast and Castlereagh councils in battle over Robinson centre

Arrest over alleged hate crime on Belfast bus
Man arrested after six houses damaged in Newbridge fire

Man guilty of murder of homeless man in Cork
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April
  Northern Ireland Republic of Ireland
1st Windsor Park: Northern Ireland fans want safety talks

Link between Belfast hijackings investigated
Man hanged for murder in 1941 to be pardoned

Áras Attracta HIQA inspection report 'shocking'
2nd Eishtec call centre firm creates 320 jobs in Lurgan

Two arrested after guns and £90,000 drugs seized in raids
Dunnes Stores staff stage strike in low-hour contract row

Minister admits safety concerns over new Defence Forces' ambulances
3rd Three people critical after Jamaica Street, north Belfast, fire

Newtownhamilton, south Armagh: Five tonnes of fuel waste dumped
Temple Street Hospital to look at security after car theft

Garda Ombudsman investigates man's death in Tralee
4th Newtownards: Men remanded over £1m cannabis haul

Alliance Parade, Belfast: House is gutted in arson attack
Locals save beached whale in Kenmare

Man arrested over alleged newborn assault in Galway
5th Enniskillen crash: 11-year-old boy dies of injuries

Gerry Adams says Sinn Féin committed to referendum on unity
Three injured in Dublin stabbing incident

Survey finds rise in IT staff stress levels due to cutbacks
6th Woman dies following Antrim house fire

Jean McConville's family angry over Gerry Adams US interview comment
Tens of thousands in Dublin for Easter 1915 event

Irish Hospice Foundation founder Mary Redmond dies
7th Newtownards: Man dies in County Down airfield 'crash landing'

Game of Thrones set visit for David Cameron during NI pre-election trip
Arrest after woman's body found in Wicklow

Appeal over Phoenix Park fatal hit-and-run
8th Martin Smyth 'misled' over DUP South Belfast nomination papers

Belfast racist hate crime figures up 43%
Man due in court in connection with Wicklow death

First Irish Water bills arriving at homes
9th Election 2015: 138 candidates vying for 18 NI seats

Bankrupt man blamed 'bucket list' for money trouble
Agreement reached on free GP care for under-sixes

Cocaine with estimated value of €500k seized in Dublin
10th Flights strike 'costs Northern Ireland family £2,000 to get home'

Boy partially blinded by fairy wand loses High Court case
London boy sentenced to at least 11 years for murder of Irishman

HSE denies suspending nurse after concerns raised over psychiatric unit
11th Pedestrian killed near Cookstown, County Tyrone

Grand National: Bookies face £50m hit as cash floods in for AP McCoy
Elderly woman released after arrest over plane incident

Govt committed to 10% bus route privatisation despite union opposition
12th Man's body discovered in car boot in south Belfast

Lawrence Pritchard: Man critically injured in north Belfast incident dies
Members to ballot on contract to provide free GP to under sixes

Woman arrested over fatal Dublin stabbing
13th Kyle Neil: Man to appear in court charged with murder

Howard Primary School: Decision to drop NI polling station upheld
Search for Cork student missing from Glasgow

€8m boost for Tusla from Atlantic Philanthropies
14th Strabane woman 'cried rape to get free police lift home'

QUB cuts jobs and student intake after DEL funding loss
Glasgow police search into night for missing Irish student Karen Buckley

McDonald refuses to apologise over Dáil statements
15th Legal highs: Call for tougher laws to be introduced

Bomb found at Ballyheather Road outside Strabane
O'Donnells must pay legal costs, court rules

Cabinet approves tougher sentences for recidivist burglars
16th NI abortion law: Legalisation in fatal foetal abnormality cases recommended

'Submarine snag' causes trawler drama
Body at farm is missing student Karen Buckley

Closure notice issued for Carlow dog breeding premises
17th Enniskillen: Brothers Patrick and Paul Somers have jail terms increased

Belfast granny pleads for feud to end after family flee fireball
Hundreds attend vigil for Karen Buckley in Glasgow

Former Taoiseach Brian Cowen defends decisions to prevent 'banks and economy imploding'
18th Funeral for Kyle Neil takes place in Belfast

Castle Mews, Cookstown: Four escape injury after arson attack
Investigation after body found in Co Cavan lake

Thousands protest over water charges in Dublin
19th Clabby investigation: 13 dogs are killed in fire at shed

North Belfast: Disturbances outside pub on Oldpark Road
Govt to consider levies on banks over mortgage rates

Fianna Fáil accuses Sinn Féin of falsifying Irish history
20th Windsor Park: West Stand to be demolished

Three brothers from Belfast jailed for drugs offences
Mark Nash guilty of murders of two women

Tape of last words played at assisted suicide trial
21st Charlie Hebdo Belfast event at Queen's University cancelled

Axiom UK: Legal firm to double its Belfast workforce
Car in fatal crash was unroadworthy despite NCT, inquest told

Woman stole €57k from Ulster Bank during IT failure
22nd Drumahoe alert: Three 'viable' pipe bombs made safe

Environmental groups to receive share of £2m carrier bag levy pot, says minister
More documents on Siteserv sale to be released

Wallace and Daly guilty over Shannon Airport charges
23rd Windsor Park: Leisure centre building 'factor in damage'

Belfast: Neighbours tried to save elderly woman from house fire
Ex-AIB executive says credit policies 'inappropriate'

Woman who claimed she was told to take off jeans at Castlerea Prison loses damages action
24th Health Minister Jim Wells: Police investigate gay abuse remarks

Barry Lyttle: Sydney attack brother gets suspended sentence
Supreme Court rejects appeal on 2012 Children's Referendum

Woman acquitted on charges of assisting suicide by order of the judge
25th John Pat Cunningham death: Former soldier charged with attempted murder

Hundreds attend Helen's Bay Gallipoli event
Investigation into death of rally driver

Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin accuses Govt of unfair recovery
26th Jim Wells Rathfriland incident investigated

Inside Business: Weak euro affecting NI exporters'
Family of Karen Buckley bring her remains home to Cork

Dublin ceremony marks 100 years since Armenian 'genocide'
27th Belfast bike-share scheme suffers 'day one problems'

Giant fireball 'sets social media alight'
Crowds turn out to sympathise with Buckley family

Kenny: Marriage will not be diminished by Yes vote
28th Three arrested after man dies in Ballymena, County Antrim

Alert follows explosion at Crawford Square in Derry
Gail O'Rorke: Dublin woman found not guilty of assisted suicide.

Irish woman Sinead McKenna 'saw harrowing scenes in Nepal'
29th Barry Lyttle: Sydney attack brother 'delighted' to be home

Young Conway Volunteers: Band members convicted in 'sectarian song' case
Former Goldman Sachs banker not guilty of raping Irish student in New York

Ryanair says €4.5m taken from bank accounts
30th Casement Park: Sports minister calls for stadium review after committee claims

Game of Thrones: Kit Harington apologises for joke about Belfast tourism
Bus Éireann and Dublin Bus to take legal action against unions over bus strike

Former chaplain jailed for paying 'Continuity IRA' men to threaten nephew
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May
  Northern Ireland Republic of Ireland
1st North Belfast: 'Substantial bomb' found in Brompton Park

Thomas Valliday: Convicted murderer escapes during hospital visit
Life sentence for man who murdered drug dealer

Threat of legal action 'unnecessary and vexatious' - NBRU
2nd Carrickfergus: Emergency services called to circus

Larne: Flats evacuated in arson attack on 'legal highs' shop
'Interfering' with marriage definition not a 'trivial matter' - Archbishop

Another private college on brink of closure
3rd Man, 59, killed in Rasharkin crash

Kilcoo: Three pensioners locked into bedroom by burglars
Postmasters to run candidates in General Election

€6m Garda IT system pulled due to database errors
4th Thomas Valliday: Escaped prisoner arrested in Belfast

Derry woman arrives home after Nepal earthquake
Cortege of 100 motorcyclists accompany body of DSI campaigner home

State accused of concealing public nursing home costs
5th Former IRA man shot dead in Belfast

Liam Adams loses rape appeal conviction
Local authorities to get €312m for social housing projects

An Taisce criticises Government's 'deeply deficient' climate bill
6th Blackstaff river: Belfast ink company says it's responsible for red river spill

Remembering the Lusitania: One passenger's remarkable story of survival
Europe: Irish families seek justice for dead relatives

WHO: Republic of Ireland 'faces worst weight problem'
7th North Belfast: Man, 18, arrested over Brompton Park bomb

Loyalist 'collusion' legal action begins in Belfast
Over 1,000 homeless children in Ireland

New No vote campaign group formed
8th Election 2015: UUP win two seats and make biggest gain

VE Day: Northern Ireland marks 70th anniversary
Shell to Sea protester loses case against gardaí

Concern for mother of newborn found in Rathcoole, Co Dublin
9th Gerard 'Jock' Davison: Funeral held for murdered ex-IRA man

Belfast parade for 100 years since WW1 march
Two people injured in stabbing in Clonee, Dublin

Thousands take part in suicide awareness event
10th Alasdair McDonnell to give up Assembly seat

Lambs in Armagh die after their ears are cut off in 'animal cruelty' attacks
SIPTU calls for pay restoration for public service workers

Yes campaigners hold rally in Dublin City Centre
11th DUP reshuffle: Foster, Bell and Hamilton in new jobs

Londonderry: Man who set out to name and shame 'had indecency history'
Lobsters 'liberated' from Dublin restaurant

Five Áras Attracta staff facing assault charges
12th Arlene Foster warns welfare reform impasse will cost £500m

Human Rights Act: Tory pledge to scrap law 'breaches NI peace deal'
High Court awards full costs of up to €5m against Ian Bailey

Ireland granted protection to almost 500 asylum seekers last year
13th Casement Park: Mike Nesbitt seeks inquiry into minister Carál Ní Chuilín over safety claims

'Bomb' find and four arrests in Irish dissident republican investigation
Former broadcaster Derek Davis dies

Irish schools ranked in world top 20
14th SDLP 'needs leadership change,' says Mark Durkan

Bombardier is cutting 220 jobs in Northern Ireland
Minister 'ashamed' over treatment of patients at Portlaoise

Taoiseach says referendum has nothing to do with surrogacy
15th Michelle Owens placed under psychiatric order over killing toddler son

Voters across Northern Ireland 'expressed concerns about SDLP leadership' says deputy leader
Halligan calls for Yes vote after revealing she is gay

Surge in health insurance policy holders since start of the year
16th SDLP executive will 'continue to support' Alasdair McDonnell

Belfast crash: 21-year-old woman dies after two-car collision
Three men appear in court over IRA membership

LÉ Eithne departs to help tackle migrant crisis in Mediterranean
17th North West 200: Spectator and rider critical but stable after crash"

Prince Charles events to be attended by Sinn Fein
Gardaí investigate death of Dublin teen

Inmate dies of single stab wound at Cork Prison
18th Julia Holmes: Police investigate if dead woman was missing fraudster

UUP leader Mike Nesbitt meets Prime Minister David Cameron
Alleged assault and false imprisonment in Co Kildare investigated

Prison population rises over court ordered fines
19th Prince Charles meets Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams

'Gay cake' row: Judge rules against Ashers bakery
Prince Charles hosts dinner for President in Galway

Limerick couple may have died in suicide pact
20th Prince Charles visits Lord Mountbatten 1979 IRA murder site

Celtic player Anthony Stokes 'approached over guns'
Funeral takes place of Ana Hick in Dalkey

Shatter loses bid to quash aspects of Guerin report
21st Prince Charles visits Catholic Church at centre of parades dispute

Rathmore business park in Londonderry vandalised by masked gang
Man guilty of fatal one-punch attack on Irishman

NAMA to spend over €100m bringing properties up to standard
22nd Welfare reform: SDLP 'cannot accommodate' welfare proposals

Máiría Cahill allegations: Sir Keir Starmer criticises handling of rape cover-up claims
Voting comes to a close across the country

Gardaí slashed, attacked by dog in Louth
23rd Elderly man killed in car crash in County Down

Scottish and North Irish Yeomanry holds first parade in Carrickfergus
Ireland says Yes to same-sex marriage

Referendum on presidential age is defeated
24th North West 200: Spectator Violet McAfee hopeful of making good recovery

Police investigate break-ins in Hillsborough
Church in Ireland needs 'reality check' after gay marriage vote

Two men die in light aircraft crash on Mount Leinster
25th NI First Minister Peter Robinson remains in hospital

BBC Crimewatch appeal over Gerard 'Jock' Davison murder in Belfast
Averil Power quits Fianna Fáil party

UN chief urges European leaders to address migrant crisis
26th Man gets life for murder of Finbar McGrillen and Caron Smyth

Short Strand: Sick woman forced to stay as Army tackle bomb
Government to support IAG's proposed takeover offer for Aer Lingus

Family homelessness reaches another crisis point - Focus Ireland
27th Northern Ireland welfare dispute: Westminster could take over powers

Finbar McGrillen and Caron Smyth subjected to 'savage attack', murder trial told
More needs to be done to tackle drug use, overcrowding in prisons - report

Senior cardinal says Irish backing for same-sex marriage a 'defeat for humanity'
28th Arlene Foster: No movement on welfare reform bill

'Gay cake' case: Ashers bakery to appeal discrimination decision
Dáil votes for sale of Government's Aer Lingus stake to IAG

Gardaí appeal for information over fatal Dublin shooting
29th Peter Robinson: NI first minister leaves hospital

NI horseracing: Down Royal and Downpatrick warn of funding threat
Civil servant pay increase of €2,000 over two years under new agreement

Irishwoman to become first female Oxford head

Ireland's media silenced over MP's speech about Denis O'Brien
30th Twinbrook, Belfast: Eamonn Magee Jr killed in stabbing

First Minister Peter Robinson blames lifestyle for heart attack
Migrant flow of 40,000 since January 2015 - UN

Irish Farmers Association angry over publication of EU payments to farmers
31st Eamonn Magee Jr: Killer 'lay in wait' for young boxer

Northern Ireland political deadlock 'looks foolish on world stage'
Woman's body discovered at house in Co Mayo

Minister Donohoe says ban on Dáil reporting untenable
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June
  Northern Ireland Republic of Ireland
1st Kincora boys' home scandal: Victim seeks judicial review

Paying for sex becomes a crime in NI as new law comes into effect
Man's body recovered off Killybegs coast in Co Donegal

Dublin police files from 1915 & 1916 released
2nd Polish ambassador in Stormont talks over hate crime

Stormont situation 'grim', says Theresa Villiers
Emergency services bring Mayo fire under control

O'Brien says RTÉ being used to 'damage' him
3rd IRA membership case against Padraic Wilson and Sean Hughes collapses

Irish tricolour flag flown over Stormont
Noonan says inquiry will examine preferential interest rates given to IBRC clients

Court issues written judgment on O'Brien injunction
4th Fane Street Primary School merger 'racist attacks risk'

Charlie Hebdo: Queen's University Belfast's 'cancelled' conference underway
Calls for Govt to release asylum-seekers with children from direct provision

Leaving Cert English paper 'fair'
5th Ballycastle: Kenneth and Rita Boughey deaths investigation continues

Gerald Lavey jailed after masked gang attack in Derry
101-year-old on trolley 'a human rights abuse'

Well-known chef and food critic Paolo Tullio has died
6th Paul McCauley dies after being beaten in 2006 attack

River Foyle: 26 rescued after canoes capsizes
Thousands march in protest over work conditions at Dunnes Stores

Group says legalising assisted suicide would have 'catastrophic consequences'
7th Sinn Féin's McLaughlin at Derry Messines commemoration

Jonathon Porritt: Troubles 'no excuse for environmental failings'
Pilgrim altar missing from Gougane Barra

Clones, County Monaghan: Carbon fibre prosthetic blade stolen
8th Coalisland: Schoolboy 'took own life after online trick'

Paul McCauley murder: Father believes UDA were involved
50% increase in number of people contacting Eating Disorder Association

Experimental kidney disease treatment gets €6m in EU funding
9th Ronan Hughes: School principal says teen 'was being blackmailed'

Freddie Scappaticci lawyers fail to stop broadcast of BBC Spotlight film
SF outlines Denis O'Brien 'loan documents' in Dáil

Irish nun rescued after three days stuck in lift
10th Martin McGuinness 'ready to meet IRA victim's daughter'

New course gives PSNI officers countryside training
One dead, second person critical after workplace accident in Dublin

Woman who reported mother's death told she owed €105k
11th Paul McCauley murder: Bishops appeal for information

Roman rings found at County Down beach declared as treasure
Ryanair to appeal 'ridiculous' ruling on Aer Lingus stake

Young mother died after missed cancer diagnoses
12th Parades Commission places more restrictions on Tour of the North

Van Morrison knighthood leads NI awards in Queen's Birthday Honours list
Man dies following shooting incident at Dublin youth centre

130 Clerys workers made redundant as court appoints liquidators
13th Same-sex marriage: Thousands of gay rights campaigners march in Belfast

Tandragee: Man rescued from house fire
Irishmen jailed over roof repair scam in Australia

Former watchdog chief takes action against church
14th Eamonn Magee Jr killing: Murder accused's workplaces attacked three times

Events to mark 150th anniversary of Yeats' birth
Over half of GPs signed up to free care scheme for children under six

Lisburn: Cannabis 'worth £60,000' seized at house
15th Dunmurry fire: Three families left homeless

Collusion debate: IRA informers 'in high authority' claims DUP
LÉ Eithne rescues 460 migrants from wooden barge off coast of Libya

Clerys liquidators to meet unions over job losses/
16th Paul McCauley murder: Police examine sympathy card information

Ronan Hughes: Parents tell of Nigerian blackmail gang
Names of those killed after Berkeley balcony collapse released

Protest over Clerys sudden closure
17th Philip McMurray to take legal action over wife Colleen's murder

Abortion: Belfast court reserves judgement in landmark case
Water damage may have caused Berkeley balcony collapse

30% rise in first-time callers to Rape Crisis Centre
18th Londonderry alert: Three men arrested after Eglinton bomb

Ulster University: Funding reduction sees cuts to jobs and student places
Inquiry hears Ireland was pushed quite hard into bailout

All clear given after suspicious package sent to GLEN office
19th Child held hostage, father attacked in Belfast robbery bid

Tour of the North: Orange Order abides by parade ruling
Roy Keane cleared of road rage charge

Two arrested after shots fired at gardaí in Co Kildare
20th Belfast International Airport: Disruptive passenger diverts plane

Thousands attend anti-austerity rallies across UK
Funeral mass for two Berkeley victims takes place

Murder investigation under way following fatal Limerick shooting
21st John Lewis row 'sends wrong message' says Belfast Chamber of Trade head

South Belfast assault: Man critical after brothers attacked
Govt may amend company law after Clerys closure - minister

Women in her 20s dies after Co Wexford car crash
22nd Sinn Féin giving 'conditional support' to budget bill, McGuinness says

Orange Order opens new history museum in Belfast
Penalty point loophole to be closed

Irish executive wins €1.25m for unfair dismissal from Royal Sun Alliance Insurance
23rd PSNI cyber crime team viewed eight million images last week

Tyrone man Sean Hackett 'felt need to kill a parent'
Anti-abortion group criticises UN recommendation

Garda fined €2,000 over ATM scam
24th Historical Abuse Inquiry: Irish police 'aware' of Smyth abuse in 1970s

Ronan Hughes: Police investigate other blackmail cases
Banks violating mortgage code of conduct

Four suspected of dissident republican activity arrested in Longford
25th The Disappeared: 'More than one body' found during search for Joe Lynskey

Casement Park: GAA says Hillsborough-style disaster warning 'hysterical'
Expelled SF Cllr may stand as Independent candidate in election

Man dies after taking weight loss drug bought online
26th The Disappeared: Kevin McKee's sister speaks of emotion at visiting murder site

Pat Finucane murder: Widow loses inquiry challenge against PM
Further Irish victims of Tunisia attack not ruled out

DA denies Irish pressure led to balcony inquiry
27th West Belfast bomb find: Man is arrested

North Belfast attack: Three men taken to hospital
Tens of thousands attend Pride Parade in Dublin

Polls indicate drop in support for Labour and Sinn Féin
28th NI driver killed in Belgium school trip bus crash

Tunisia attack: Belfast couple tell of beach attack horror
Three Irish confirmed dead in Tunisia attack

Man critical after Dublin stabbing
29th Bernadette Smyth: Anti-abortion protester wins appeal

Former DUP adviser David McConaghie denies voyeurism
26 terminations carried out under Act in 2014

Sinn Féin cllr is new Lord Mayor of Dublin
30th Caron Smyth and Finbar McGrillen murders: Killers jailed without remission

Sammy Wilson: DUP block censure motion over 'thug' jibe
Two drown and third person missing off Baltimore

Only 12% of properties available within rent assistance limits
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July
  Northern Ireland Republic of Ireland
1st Belfast: Paris firm Stargime submits plans for £20m office redevelopment

Londonderry: 289 jobs to be created by OneSource Virtual
Senator Higgins' internet safety bill passes second stage in Seanad

HIQA critical of disability centres in Dublin and Sligo
2nd Nama property sale: Mick Wallace claims Belfast firm had £7m in bank after deal

Trio jailed for Ballymena wheelie bin attack
Irish singer Val Doonican dies aged 88

Bank collapse would have been 'catastrophic', Cowen tells inquiry
3rd Nama property sale: Emergency finance committee meeting call

Tall Ships in Belfast: Scenes from the festival on Friday
Appeal to identify woman after body recovered from sea

Breakthrough in Tusla talks on social work service
4th NI motorcycle doctor John Hinds dies in Dublin accident

Two charged over shotgun fired in Belfast playground
Almost 2,000 attend funeral of third Irish victim of Tunisia attack

Thousands take part in anti-abortion rally in Dublin
5th Tall Ships: Belfast waves goodbye as festival draws to close

Ban on MLA office party emblems and flags proposed
Govt did not support search and rescue missions in Mediterranean

Howlin says if he could he would block pension rise to top earners
6th Teenage girls rescued in Mourne mountains

Sport NI: Nine board members resign
Dublin's funding for homelessness €18m less than needed

Rate of sick leave in public service falls
7th Nazi flags near Carrickfergus bonfire site taken down

Gerry Adams investigation by police 'not politically motivated', ombudsman says
Oldest Irish-born woman dies in New York aged 113

Stolen boating equipment worth €150K recovered
8th Man dies and another critical after south Belfast attack

Nama deal: PSNI launch investigation
Ireland was 'bounced' into Troika bailout deal - Brian Cowen

Irishman dies in Thailand drowning incident
9th Belfast murder: Police name man arrested on suspicion of loyalist's murder

UK crime agency to lead NI property deal inquiry
Court rejects claim Ireland breached working time directive

Man sentenced to seven years after 'vicious' assault on musician
10th Nama deal: Peter Robinson says no-one in family or party hoped to benefit from sale

Belfast murders: Second man dies after 'sword' attack
Body of Barry Davis Ryan found in Baltimore

Department of Foreign Affairs advises against non-essential travel to Tunisia
11th Omagh: Priests robbed by armed, masked men

Dublin's Sinn Féin mayor pays tribute to dead of both World Wars
New political venture launched by Murphy, Shortall and Donnelly

Ros Na Rún actor Diarmuid Mac An Adhastair dies
12th 11th Night: Alliance calls for investigation into burning of flags and posters

Dundalk: Guns seized, man arrested in dissident republican operation
Three people who died in Co Laois crash are named

Irish who died in past wars are remembered
13th Eight police officers hurt at Belfast parade flashpoint

St Patrick's Church: Finaghy True Blues plays tune going past church
500% increase in number of people declared bankrupt in 2014

Boy, 4, critical after incident in Cork swimming pool
14th Ardoyne trouble: Man charged with attempted murder

Ash dieback: 100,000 trees destroyed in bid to combat disease
Irish Water collects under half of water charges

EC approves IAG's proposed Aer Lingus takeover
15th Ardoyne trouble: Man in court on attempted murder charges

Orange Order condemns loyalist band over parade breach
Irish Water says 46% payment rate 'a solid start'

Vodafone received 7,973 requests for user data
16th Chelsea racist chants: Paris man blamed for Metro incident

Message in a bottle: NI boy's note found in Menorca 13 years on
Bertie Ahern admits mistakes but defends legacy

Pilot arrested after helicopter hits Longford pub
17th Paul McCauley death: Man, 24, charged with murder

Game of Thrones: TV drama 'contributes £110m to NI economy'
HSE suspends all payments to Eurosurgical from all hospitals

Man with locked-in syndrome in line for €10m payment
18th Lurgan: Homes evacuated in security alert

Paul McCauley death: Piper John McClements charged with murder
SF undecided on water charges compensation

Shannon Airport celebrates 70 years since first commercial trans-Atlantic flight
19th Lurgan bomb attack was 'designed to kill' police, says PSNI

Duffy's Cut: Catherine Burns is buried in Clonoe
Lack of social service resources leave vulnerable children at risk - report

Over 90,000 attend Bray Air Display
20th Men guilty of Johnny Adair and Sam McCrory murder plot

Human trafficking: 21 people 'rescued' in Newtownhamilton and Belfast
Review of gender equality in higher education

Court hears Anglo accused asked for name change on account
21st Alan Drennan died less than 24 hours after arriving on holiday in Ibiza

Sinn Féin meets David Cameron over welfare reform crisis
Mediterranean migrant crisis: Baby 'Destiny' born on Irish rescue ship

Care assistant jailed for sexually assaulting patient
22nd Musgrave Park Hospital's waiting list rises by 75%

Northern Ireland women lose abortion ruling appeal
Girl with cerebral palsy gets €1.9m settlement

Drunk driver jailed for killing 'good Samaritan'
23rd Derry judge orders teenager to sketch him in court

Hospital waiting times 'likely to get worse', health board chief says
Former addict fraudulently claimed disability benefits while living in Lanzarote for three years

HSE to offer up to €1,500 to bring nurses back to Ireland
24th Alan Drennan: Family want answers over Ibiza police beating allegation

Blind adventurer Mark Pollock suing friends over window fall
Fitzgerald says new laws will better protect domestic abuse victims

Arrests as cannabis plants and cannabis herb worth €1.2m found in Donegal
25th Ballymena: Woman dies after being hit by car

Man charged over hoax bomb alert at Gerry Adams' home
Anger over Taoiseach's Gaeltacht comments

Concerns over ending of disability labour scheme
26th Ballymoney: Arrest over attack that left victim critically ill

Armoy Road Races: Ian Simpson 'stable' following crash
Hundreds climb Croagh Patrick despite warnings about bad weather

Man dies after falling from tractor in Co Kerry
27th Frankie Boyle: Belfast gig 'going ahead' in spite of disability groups' protest

Alan Drennan: Second post mortem to be held when body returns from Ibiza
Investigation into link between discovery of body and fatal M1 crash

Italian man pleads not guilty to Dublin murder
28th Belfast bus lane cameras error wipes out 700 fines

Martin McGuinness says US talks on Stormont crisis were 'encouraging'
Gardaí treating Marie Quigley death in Co Louth as murder

PTSB to give compensation after mortgage failures
29th Frankie Boyle: Festival in Belfast 'deeply sorry' for any offence caused by booking

Alan Drennan: New post-mortem finds injuries, solicitor says
Harney tells banking inquiry governments made mistakes

Prisoners hospitalised after Cloverhill protest
30th Belfast body find: Man's death investigated by police

Northern Ireland dairy crisis: Farmers protest as Stormont committee meets
Former Anglo officials found guilty on all counts

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31st Northern Ireland ports: Rise in illegal immigrants intercepted trying to reach other parts of UK

Lisburn break-ins: Jackie Kirkwood tasered as he was 'deranged on drugs' court hears
Three former Anglo officials jailed over conspiring to hide accounts from Revenue

Saverio Bellante found not guilty by reason of insanity
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August
  Northern Ireland Republic of Ireland
1st Strabane: 'Mortar-type device' found in security alert near graveyard

Belfast Pride: Thousands attend 25th annual parade in city
Series of events held to commemorate O'Donovan Rossa funeral centenary

Workers to benefit from annual leave changes
2nd Jennifer Dornan killed in Lagmore, Belfast, house fire

Strabane graveyard mortar device incident 'despicable'
Corporation tax cut alone 'not enough' for foreign companies

Man found with serious head injuries in Dublin dies
3rd Strabane graveyard bomb an 'attempt to kill police officers'

JG Devlin: Belfast actor honoured by Falls Road blue plaque
Giant minion causes traffic disruption in Dublin

O'Brien takes legal action against Dáil Committee
4th Killowen Road, County Down: Man killed as lorry and car collide

Aleshia McLaverty given suspended sentence for abandoning starved pet dog
Swimmer attacked by seagull in Co Kerry

Murder investigation under way after Sligo post mortem
5th Belfast murder: Man, 39, arrested on suspicion of withholding information

Jeremy Corbyn calls for new Northern Ireland talks on welfare reform budget
Patients to be given unique identifying number

Free GP care for over 70s in operation
6th Pastor James McConnell in court over online 'satanic Islam' sermon

Martin McGuinness and George Hamilton share festival stage
Afghan man found on road in Naas granted bail

LÉ Niamh arrives in Italy with 367 rescued migrants
7th Patrick O'Connell: New mural in Belfast to FC Barcelona saviour

Casement Park stadium report recommends replacement of safety expert Paul Scott
Family left homeless due to council's 'maxed out' credit card

Price increase and worse odds for lottery
8th Ulster Grand Prix: Rider killed at second Supersport race

Dungiven: Four people injured after bus attacked with stones
55% rise in number of homeless families since start of 2015

Locals 'comb' field after 20 cattle die from suspected lead poisoning
9th Police targeted after anti-internment parade in Belfast

Jennifer Dornan: Man arrested in Donegal believed to be murder suspect, police say
60,000 flock to Tullamore National Livestock Show

Enda Kenny rules out staying on as Taoiseach beyond one more term

Knock shrine: New York pilgrims take first flight to Irish Catholic site
10th Nine officers injured after Belfast anti-internment parade violence

Jennifer Dornan murder: Sources say suspect 'absconded from jail'
Efforts to bring home two children whose father died in US

Four more Áras Attracta staff being investigated
11th Gyrocopter pilot Norman Surplus arrives back in Northern Ireland

Belfast: Women escape injury in gun attack on house
Karen Buckley murder: Man admits 'evil' killing of Irish student in Glasgow

Family with young children found sleeping rough in Dublin
12th Man shot dead in east Belfast's Short Strand area

Bomb explodes in bin in Londonderry
Over 20 people to be charged over Burton car incident

Minister says number failing LC honours maths not unusual
13th Child killed in accident at Hilden Brewery in Lisburn

Strabane pig farm fire: 33 sows and 434 piglets confirmed dead
Sligo council worker killed in crash while cutting hedge

Gardaí probing RTÉ revelations on Burton protest charges
14th Palace Barracks: Van explosion a 'possible firebomb'

Kevin McGuigan murder: Belfast victim under threat from republicans
Homelessness crisis not due to money or resources - Taoiseach

College access scheme will not apply to Ukrainian teen
15th North Belfast: Fight involving 20 youths armed with knives and sticks

Child dies suddenly on trip to Newcastle funfair
Appeal for witnesses to shooting in Dublin

President Higgins pays tribute to Mary Keane, wife of playwright John B Keane
16th Andersonstown Road, Belfast: Woman 'pushed through takeaway window'

21-year-old man killed in Moorfields Road, Ballymena, crash
'Abandoned' woman Elizabeth Rylands appeals for help to trace birth family

Colleges accused of manipulating CAO admissions system"
17th Belfast salons fined after 15-year-old girl uses sunbeds

Delays 'not to blame' for food bank rise in Northern Ireland
Over 30% of election candidates already selected are women

Certificate of Irish Heritage scheme to be discontinued
18th Convicted fake dentist continues to run Belfast clinic

Kevin McGuigan: Funeral held for murdered ex-IRA man
Demand for rental properties a 'huge problem' - Daft

New measures to prevent 'marriages of convenience'
19th Rugby boy Ryan makes appeal to Irish rugby chiefs over ban on wearing goggles

Kevin McGuigan murder: Man charged with possessing firearm
Open verdicts over deaths of Cork twins

Children of Irishman who died in US placed with aunt
20th Kevin McGuigan murder: Police link Provisional IRA to killing in Belfast

GCSE exams: Northern Ireland pupils outperform students in GB
Comreg welcomes launch of new operator

More than 1,000 people with disabilities living in long-term care
21st Kevin McGuigan murder: IRA 'co-operated' with Action Against Drugs

Belfast Telegraph to cut 89 jobs and sell landmark office building
Man dead following Athy shooting

€784,000 worth of cocaine seized at Dublin Port
22nd Kevin McGuigan murder: Provisional IRA still exists, says PSNI chief

Strabane, County Tyrone: Police searches in dissident republican investigation
Children of Jason Corbett arrive in Ireland

National Heritage week events held nationwide
23rd Three men die in two-vehicle A1 collision in County Down

Dungannon lamb theft: Farmer says animals 'poisonous' if eaten
Two men rescued from Co Clare cave after 28 hours

Investigation under way after woman falls from Cork nightclub roof
24th Victims of A1 road crash in County Down named as police appeal for witnesses

Theresa Villiers says IRA existence no surprise to government
Local authorities criticised over homeless crisis

Kelly warns against 'pulling a fast one' over water grant
25th Piracy scam 'put film industry at risk of £120m loss'

Conall Kerrigan: Claudy man's death not a result of crime, police say
Minister calls for 'fresh assessment' of PIRA

Fisherman dies after being overcome by fumes on trawler
26th Ulster Unionist Party intends to leave NI Executive

Sinn Féin chairman Declan Kearney 'sorry' for all Troubles victims
Teenager dies in Carlow farm accident

Flights resume after fire at Dublin Airport
27th DUP: Stormont 'usual business cannot continue until IRA claims resolved'

Twinbrook baby death: Christopher O'Neill charged with murder
Benhaffaf twins' first day at primary school

Viking coins produced in Dublin declared treasure in Wales
28th Samuel Tweed: Newtownards pensioner jailed for 1974 court escape and weapons offences

House of Lords: DUP peerage choice blocked by watchdog
Operation Slowdown in force on roads nationwide for next 24hrs

Limerick man had heart attack after disturbing intruders
29th UUP decides to withdraw from Northern Ireland Executive

Royal Black Institution on parade in Northern Ireland
President signs marriage equality bill

Cousins charged with Limerick burglaries
30th Irish minister Charlie Flanagan warns of 'grave' political situation

County Antrim: Man 'critical' after Ballymoney crash
Man dies, 9 rescued after boat capsizes off Wexford

Body found in search for missing Japanese tourists
31st DUP leader Peter Robinson calls for 'intensive talks' process

Bessbrook: Disabled man critically ill after being beaten in his home
US murder charge dropped against Irish nanny

Children in care unit forced to urinate on floor - HIQA report
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September
  Northern Ireland Republic of Ireland
1st Peter Robinson asks David Cameron to suspend NI assembly in bid to ease Stormont crisis

Lisnevin: Inquiry hears claims of sectarian abuse at County Down school
AIB pays €3.7m compensation to customers after error

Callinan: Direct cause of decision to retire was Purcell visit
2nd Historical Institutional Abuse Inquiry: IRA murder of Bernard Teggart 'most horrific' case

Ulster University: Languages school to close and maths degrees cut
Three sisters give birth on same day in Mayo hospital; fourth baby due today

Eircom says services have 'stabilised'
3rd Stormont crisis: Cross-party talks to begin next week

Nama deal: Gareth Graham says tapes show 'illegal conduct in politics and banking'
Alan Kelly indicates Ireland may take thousands of refugees

Man dies in accident at Limerick garage
4th Five arrested over '£5.5m VAT and money laundering fraud'

Sinn Féin must restore trust says Enda Kenny
Sister act continues as fourth baby arrives after three born in one day

'People should not be afraid of migrant influx' - Higgins
5th Peggy O'Hara funeral: Arrest and appeal over paramilitary displays

Welfare reform: Westminster may legislate directly as last resort
Hundreds gather to show solidarity to refugees

Garda injured in Ballyfermot car ramming incident
6th County Mayo: NI motorcyclist killed in crash

Almost 260 sex attacks in NI schools reported to police in three years
LÉ Niamh docks in Sicily with 329 people on board

ECB declines invitation to attend Banking Inquiry
7th Ardglass trawler: Ministry of Defence admits UK submarine damaged fishing boat

Migrant crisis: Belfast and Londonderry host vigils for refugees
Burton says Ireland can accept 5,000 refugees

40 Irish bankers earned €1m or more in 2013 - watchdog
8th Northern Ireland crisis talks: Ulster Unionists angry over agenda

Theresa Villiers rules out suspension of Northern Ireland Assembly
Karen Buckley murder: Alexander Pacteau jailed for life

Daniel O'Connell's letter to wife deciphered using social media
9th Kevin McGuigan murder: Bobby Storey one of three senior republicans arrested

Enniskillen bomb: 'HET prevented from questioning Martin McGuinness'
Boy who slept rough last summer 'delighted' with Junior Cert results

Lenihan hoped bank costs would be recouped - special advisor
10th NI first minister Peter Robinson steps aside in Stormont crisis

Guide helps NI clergy support suicide families
Govt announces plans to accept 4,000 refugees

Buildings to go orange for suicide prevention day
11th DUP's Peter Robinson says Sinn Féin and SDLP will not get ministerial roles

Stormont crisis: Health charity 'deeply concerned'
Berkeley survivor speaks publicly about disaster for first time

Socialist Party TD Paul Murphy among 27 facing charges over Jobstown incident
12th DUP tactics version of Hokey Cokey says Gerry Adams

Jeremy Corbyn has big task, says Labour NI secretary Boyd Black
Electricity restored to 20,000 Dublin homes after fire causes outage

Hundreds attend refugee solidarity rally in Dublin City Centre
13th BBC Proms in Belfast in pictures

Sean Corrigan: Police appeal one year after Belfast man's death
Forkhill man charged over 1m euros Dublin Port drug find
14th Police investigate arson attack at north Belfast flat

Man injured in Westrock Parade, Belfast, shooting
1916 Rising centenary: Schools receive Irish tricolour

U2's Belfast and Dublin gigs sell out after overnight queues
15th Andy Allen is co-opted as Ulster Unionist MLA for East Belfast

Crown Bar: Belfast's best known pub gets £300,000 facelift
Irish Guards: Regiment becomes first British Army club in GAA

Spitfire Paddy: the Irish ace who gave his all in Battle of Britain
16th Belfast rapid transit system: Delay criticised by SDLP

Stormont crisis: Irish minister discusses new paramilitary watchdog plan
Same-sex marriage: First Irish ceremonies expected within months

17th Three men charged over suspected heroin find in Belfast

West Belfast alert: Semtex and handguns found in dissident republican search
LÉ Niamh: Irish naval ship rescues 124 migrants from Mediterranean

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18th 100ft Meccano bridge spans Clarendon Dock in Belfast

Theresa Villiers commissions assessment of Northern Ireland paramilitaries
Thomas Kent: State funeral in Cork for 1916 rebel

Dublin's Port Tunnel fire: Carriages re-opened
19th Queen's University Belfast Meccano bridge sets new world record

Elm Street, south Belfast: Two men beaten in baseball bat attack
Karen Buckley murder: Alexander Pacteau appeals against sentence

Bid to extradite David Ellis in Swansea murder probe
20th DUP's Peter Robinson at Stormont ahead of political talks

West Belfast explosives find: Woman, 21, and man, 29, arrested
Men questioned over five cannabis factories and plants worth £1.5m

21st Stormont crisis: Theresa Villiers says talks process 'focused and productive'

International Peace day marked along north Belfast peace line
Cerberus takes control of loan to Mick Wallace TD

22nd Car crashes into Belfast restaurant window

Eugene Dalton: IRA bomb Family to take legal action over Libyan semtex
Irish PM Enda Kenny survives confidence motion

Irish drink-driving law change to close language loophole
23rd Nama inquiry: Peter Robinson rejects Bryson payment claim

Loughall attack: New inquests into deaths of civilian and IRA men
US balcony collapse: Poetic farewell as last injured Irish student flies home

Day two of ploughing championship draws record crowd
24th Nama inquiry: David Watters and Andrew Creighton reject Jamie Bryson claims

NI school crime topped 1,200 in 2014
Shatter calls on Ronan to remove Nazi reference from inquiry statement

Prisoner community group secures 1,200 jobs for inmates
25th Hayes Fuels death: Firm admits breaching health and safety legislation

Drink fraud: Two men and woman have convictions quashed
Fear of reprisals after criminal shot dead in Spain

Thousands of euro stolen in telephone scam
26th Irish Famine: Newry hosts first Northern Ireland commemoration ceremony

Stormont crisis: Bill Clinton offers to help, says Irish PM Enda Kenny
Woman arrested at M1 garda checkpoint

Charity CEO warns of knock-on effect of housing supply
27th Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn defends republicans Troubles meetings

Woman arrested over west Belfast explosives find
Children among injured in Co Kildare crash

Murphy defends journey to airport in garda car
28th Tax credits cut 'affects 120,000 NI households'

Belfast City Hospital's five kidney transplants in single day
Murder inquiry after death of taxi driver in Louth

Nationwide ban on smokey coal announced
29th Jean McConville murder: Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams will not face Disappeared charges

B&Q stores to close in Northern Ireland: 300 jobs will go
Kenny calls for 'common sense' after satellite dish case involving 90-year-old woman

Jim Carrey 'shocked' at death of former girlfriend
30th David McConaghie: Ex-DUP adviser gets jail term for hiding camera in MP's office toilet

Jean McConville family angry as Adams and others to face no charges
Liquid water flowed beneath glaciers on Mars - study

Passport cards to be launched next month
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October
  Northern Ireland Republic of Ireland
1st Nama deal: Peter Robinson agrees to appear before Stormont inquiry

Hospital waiting times: 'Heads would roll' if NI figures were seen in England
Enda Kenny stuck in a lift while touring new food plant

Seven jailed for total of 72 years over Tipperary robbery
2nd David Cameron: Northern Ireland agreement needed by end of October

Simon Hamilton resigns four times in past three weeks
Playwright Brian Friel dies aged 86

An Post tells customers not to send any post
3rd East Belfast fire: Taxi staff help to evacuate burning flats after arson

Máiría Cahill: IRA rape campaigner makes bid for Seanad election
Homeless families occupy Dublin show house

Two flights forced to return to Dublin Airport
4th Brendan Rodgers: Liverpool boss sacked after Merseyside derby

Londonderry: Woman describes escape from pipe bomb explosion
Man dies in Offaly farm accident

Funeral of Brian Friel takes place in Co Donegal
5th Robert Howard: 'Chances missed' to stop child killer

The Bite Group: Around 100 jobs are saved as food company is sold
CWU suspends industrial action in An Post dispute

Irish scientist wins Nobel Prize for Medicine
6th Thomas 'Slab' Murphy arraigned on tax charges in Dublin

McAuley Engineering: 87 jobs created at Ballymoney firm
'Most fundamental changes to international tax rules in almost a century' published today

Some beds in Cork care centre too close for privacy - HIQA
7th West Belfast: Two men stabbed during street fight

Philip Morrison charged with 1994 murder of Derek Sheerin
Irish clock that plays God Save the Queen sold for £84,000

750,000 people apply for water conservation grant
8th Northern Ireland have qualified for the Euro 2016 finals by beating Greece 3-1 on a brilliant night at Windsor Park.

McNarry 'involved in loyalist paramilitary disbandment talks'
Water Conservation Grant deadline extended

Shoppers stunned as man horses around in Tesco
9th Alerts at PSNI recruitment event venues cause major disruption

New DUP MLA Emma Pengelly to get SPAD severance pay
Minister Reilly forced to abandon car after protest

Judge deems Áras Attracta footage admissable
10th PSNI say object found in grounds of hotel in Londonderry was a bomb

Ormeau Road nut thief fined £57
Books of condolence to be opened for Dublin fire victims

Dublin man charged with IRA membership at special court sitting
11th Do not table bill on Troubles legacy, SDLP tells government

Northern Ireland football fans party in Finland for final Euro 2016 qualifier
Two dead, including one garda, in Louth shooting

Victims of Carrickmines fire are named
12th Single mother loses £77k to fraudsters posing as solicitors

Gay blood donation: Thirty men turned down over sex ban
Omeath shooting: Garda Anthony Golden's colleagues faced 'traumatic' scene

Christmas Bonus restored by 75% and cigarette prices rise in Budget 2016
13th Loyalists 'left behind' since Good Friday Agreement

Anti-abortion clinic opens in Belfast
Tax cuts, spending increases worth €1.5bn in Budget 2016

Drumm appears in Boston court over Anglo collapse
14th Arrest made as Craigavon death now treated as murder

Nama deal: Peter Robinson tells inquiry personal benefit claims 'outrageous'
Hundreds gather for candlelit vigil at Carrickmines fire site

Denis O'Brien takes legal action against PR firm, alleging conspiracy
15th Belfast alert: Under-car bomb found at Linden Gardens

Craigavon death: Arrest made in murder inquiry
Garda Tony Golden 'mourned by entire nation'

Adam Clayton sues former accountant over failed investments
16th Belfast bomb may have fallen from car 'connected to armed forces'

Jim Wells not to be prosecuted over gay marriage remarks
Taxi drivers lose court challenge over deregulation

Decision to dismiss garda sergeant quashed on appeal
17th Coalisland: Murder investigation after man found dead in garage

Belfast: Hand grenade thrown at police patrol in Short Strand could have killed
HSE refutes claim patients received contaminated drug

Workers vote to accept settlement over An Post dispute
18th Ballycastle: Man's eye socket broken in assault

Twinbrook: Police attacked responding to anti-social behaviour
Passenger dies on board Aer Lingus aircraft, plane directed to Cork

Paramedics deliver baby on M50 motorway
19th Kevin McGuigan murder: Man, 47, arrested in west Belfas

Portaferry Hotel shuts suddenly with 20 job losses
Packages found in body of man who died on Aer Lingus flight

€60k in damages awarded to Roma family over son's removal from their home
20th IRA 'army council' still exists but has 'wholly political focus'

DUP ministers resume Northern Ireland Executive posts
Pope's message of sympathy read at fire victims' funeral

ECB research shows Irish and Spaniards got poorer as Germans and Dutch prospered
21st Stakeknife: Army's most high ranking agent within the IRA to be quizzed about 24 murders

Stormont talks session like Fawlty Towers says Nesbitt
Priest criticises lack of empathy after fire deaths

Driver of bus dies after Waterford crash
22nd Colin Duffy relatives not guilty of terror charges

Man hurt rescuing cows from farm fire in Markethill
Drumm hires top US lawyers to fight extradition to Ireland

Consultant paid €736k was doing work of four surgeons
23rd Banbridge incendiary devices: Residents lucky to escape injury say police

Garvagh break-in: Elderly couple held by gang armed with poker
Abortion pill bus travels to Galway

Facebook given approval for €200m data centre in Co Meath
24th NI honeymoon couple drown in South Africa

Gediminas Stauskas: Man charged with Coalisland murder
Famous Irish actor Maureen O'Hara dies aged 95

Plane makes emergency landing after woman goes into labour
25th Man blames loyalist paramilitaries for Holywood home attack

National Living Wage 'may encourage black market payments'
Document written by Gda Tony Golden in 2013 made public

President Higgins arrives in San Francisco for second leg of US tour
26th Boy, 15, arrested in Northern Ireland in connection with TalkTalk hack

Easter Rising events organisers invite loyalists
Government to review WHO study linking processed meat and cancer

Record numbers turn out for Dublin Marathon
27th Tech Mahindra: 200 Belfast jobs under threat at IT firm

Plane diverted to Belfast International Airport shortly after takeoff
Bullet found in exhumed body of Ballymurphy victim

Lonely Planet names Dublin one of world's top ten cities to visit
28th Tech Mahindra: 200 Belfast jobs under threat at IT firm

Divorces in Northern Ireland 'could be settled online' under proposals
Former solicitor pleads guilty to €300,000 theft, fraud and forgery

Abbey Theatre defends choice of plays for 2016
29th Peter Robinson says talks deal needed 'within 10 days'

Ruth Patterson: DUP's return to executive 'shocked me to the core'
Court hears 'brave and heroic' boy saved sister from abduction

Presidential Commission signs Marriage Bill into law
30th Translink says Linfield coat bus refusal reports incorrect

Cattle theft figures in Fermanagh and Tyrone 'shocking'
AAA rules out vote transfer pact with Sinn Féin

Man found guilty of murdering Brazilian man in Kerry bog
31st Police attacked after Lurgan railway line closure

Halloween celebrations: Thousands taking part in Northern Ireland
Gardaí seize drugs worth over €1m in Dublin

HSE says it may take weeks to clear chemotherapy delays
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November
  Northern Ireland Republic of Ireland
1st Ballycastle, County Antrim: Teenager arrested after woman dies in road traffic collision

Belfast stabbing: Man 'critically ill' in hospital
One man dead, six others injured after separate Dublin stabbings

Ambulance carrying patient attacked in Dublin
2nd Same-sex marriage: Proposal wins assembly majority but fails over DUP block

Justin Welby: Northern Ireland 'should be welfare special case'
77-year-old man jailed for rape and abuse of daughter

Minister denies Government 'turned a blind eye' to fishing industry trafficking
3rd Michelin Ballymena tyre factory to close in 2018

Henry Reilly: UKIP expels NI councillor
Drunk driver jailed for causing death of four-year-old boy

High Court strikes out Miss Y inquiry challenge
4th Simon Hamilton announces 'biggest health system shake-up' in five years

Orange Order condemns 'KKK painting' at Ulster Museum
Survey shows cross-border support for united Ireland

BOI insists elderly customers will be accommodated
5th Complaint against Peter Robinson made to PSNI by Peter Curistan

Maghaberry Prison 'most dangerous' ever visited says chief inspector
Review into death of man after 40-minute ambulance wait

Irish women tweet periods to Enda Kenny in abortion protest
6th Cullyhanna, County Armagh: Murder bid on policeman after ATM theft

De La Salle College, Belfast: Third of teachers call in sick
Scientology defamation case adjourned

Dublin cleric concerned over Islamic teaching
7th North Belfast security alert ends

NI police officer hurt in lorry hit-and-run discharged from hospital
Fianna Fáil member takes legal challenge over gender selection quotas

Electric Picnic lost property put on display
8th NI talks: Enda Kenny 'hopeful' deal can be reached within days

Remembrance Sunday: Events held across Northern Ireland
Government considering emergency legislation on inquiry

Man seriously injured in Dublin shooting
9th NI talks: Enda Kenny 'hopeful' deal can be reached by the weekend

Ulster Rugby responds to anger over absent poppy during Pro12 game
Sir John Leslie: Irish WW2 veteran awarded France's top military honour

Govt 'committed' to address reservations over IBRC inquiry
10th Bloody Sunday: Ex-soldier arrested over Londonderry shootings

Police shoot stag dead near Antrim Grammar School
Govt announces two-year rent freeze to tackle housing crisis

Homeless man had fake travel pass in name of Brad Pitt
11th Caterpillar: 100 jobs to go at NI operations

Armistice Day: National Anthem singing at Stormont remembrance service a 'childish stunt', Sinn Féin says
EU tax probe will not affect Apple's operation in Cork - Cook

Credit union official jailed for €1.7m theft
12th Ballymena: Six arrests in child rape investigation

Storm Abigail: Strong winds and heavy rain sweep across Northern Ireland
Pat Carey to resign from FF following 'unfounded' speculation over abuse claims

Judge dismisses driving licence cases
13th Stormont talks: DUP's Simon Hamilton in 'no doubt' deal will be agreed

Babies and elderly referred to NI's only sex assault centre
Two people killed in Co Donegal crash

Drumm tells hearing he did not run away from Ireland
14th BBC Children In Need: More than £900,000 raised in Northern Ireland

Paris attacks: Injured Irishman has surgery as NI people tell of 'panic' on streets
Man dies in custody at Dublin Airport

Delegation in London to attract nurses back to Ireland
15th SDLP leadership: Colum Eastwood wins contest against Alasdair McDonnell

Ardoyne, north Belfast: Man arrested after shooting is released
Gardaí open murder inquiry into death of mother

Irish security at normal response level, says Taoiseach
16th Minute's silence held across NI for Paris victims

Stormont talks: Villiers tells leaders 'It's make your mind up time'
Irish survivors of Paris attacks 'beyond lucky' to survive

Homeless charity Peter McVerry Trust sees 24% rise of people in need of charity's services
17th Northern Ireland political crisis: Governments and two largest parties agree deal

Paris attacks: Stiff Little Fingers to go ahead with gig
Thousands without power as Storm Barney hits

First same-sex marriages take place
18th MLAs vote to allow Westminster to implement NI welfare reform

Bessbrook attack: Pensioner injured during hook robbery dies
President tells of 'grief' over Traveller suicide rates

Man injured in blast at Cork industrial estate
19th Peter Robinson: Northern Ireland first minister says the time is right to quit

Coleraine: PSNI officer disciplined for not investigating crash
Agreement reached on migrant workers in fishing industry

Report raises concerns over racism in Ireland
20th Peter Robinson wants victims to see Troubles legacy talks papers

West Belfast: Three men escape injury in gun attack
Beaumont apologises for failing to protect elderly man's dignity

Dublin woman sentenced to life in prison for murder
21st Peter Robinson says NI has been 'transformed' in final leader's speech

West Belfast: Father and son on death threats charges
Body of elderly woman found in home months after death

LÉ Aoife en route to Malta to help with migrant crisis
22nd Twinbrook: Woman arrested in dissident republican probe after house search

John Hume: Former SDLP leader has 'severe difficulties' in dementia struggle, wife says
Hogan gave €180,000 funding despite independent advice

Dublin man charged with membership of IRA
23rd NI welfare reform: House of Commons pushing legislation through

'Dog ate my tag' claims Lisburn burglary suspect Jamie Toland
IFA president to 'step back' from role pending pay review

Limerick school to allow student opt out of religious education
24th Hamilton steps in as Four Seasons Health Care closes seven homes

Bank card scam: Catalin Sandhu jailed for fraud against elderly shoppers
Car drives through shop window in Dublin

US announces partnerships with Irish institutions
25th Two builders die in Australia construction accident

Scott Vineer attack: Ryan Craig jailed for five years for GBH on teenager
Cork man charged with murdering his mother

11 arrested over marriage-of-convenience fraud
26th Shots fired at police at Rossnareen Avenue in west Belfast

Bangor: Hammer attack on community worker 'paramilitary revenge'
Couple sentenced after Facebook photos foil fraud

Protest disrupts work at modular housing site in Ballymun
27th Bellarena farmer used 20,000 tyres 'to protect land'

Peter Robinson and Martin McGuinness at British Irish Council meeting
Irish consumers to spend €100m on Black Friday

Major investment programme planned for Cork, Kerry
28th Belfast shooting: 'Military assault rifle' used in police car attack

Bluebox Broadband: 3,000 customers' details published online
Hospital conditions are uncivilised, says McDonald

Opposition parties call for details on abortion law changes
29th COP21: Hundreds take part in Belfast rally on climate change

Ardglass: Woman critically ill after she was found lying on road
Minister Coveney to lead trade mission to Africa

Ex-IFA president calls for executive board to quit
30th NI abortion law 'breaches human rights'

Belfast: Two men shot in the legs at pigeon club
Woman found dead after house fire in Cavan town

Flights cancelled, power cuts over Storm Clodagh
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December
  Northern Ireland Republic of Ireland
1st Syria air strikes: DUP will support UK military action, SDLP to oppose it

Belfast: Six injured as car hits crowd of people
Kenny: No need for rough sleepers in Dublin this Christmas

Doctor found guilty of poor professional performance
2nd Military Reaction Force: Breakthrough in PSNI investigation

Pearse McAuley sentenced to 12 years for attacking his ex-wife
November tax take €3bn above forecast - Exchequer

Abortion law change 'would be attack on life'
3rd NI abortion law: Foetal abnormality not grounds for termination, new draft guidelines say

Brendan Megraw: Disappeared victim was shot in head
Gardaí searching for gang in Dublin family kidnap

Two suspected pipe bombs found in Limerick
4th Peter Robinson: Commons comment complaint dismissed as 'childish prank'

Real Madrid: County Antrim boy Mark Norris is given trial with Spanish soccer giants
2,000 without power and flights diverted as Storm Desmond hits

Refugees will not arrive in Ireland until 2016 - Fitzgerald
5th Gerard Bradley: Funeral of Perth building site victim takes place

Storm Desmond: Digger used to rescue elderly man from flooded house
Storm Desmond disrupts power, travel and sporting events

Estranged wife describes attack by Pearse McAuley
6th Storm Desmond: Shopping complex damaged in flood

Charity head in boardroom diversity call
Girl critical after incident on Hook Head

Doherty and Higgins will not support banking inquiry draft report
7th Man's body found in Monaghan after flooding

Arlene Foster backed to be DUP leader after Nigel Dodds decision
Donegal car crash: Shaun Kelly has sentence doubled

FF councillor resigns after lobbying revelations
8th Harry Potter type owls seized by police in Lurgan

Thomas 'Slab' Murphy case based on 'ludicrous documentation'
Woman at 'lowest ebb' tried to abduct child from Dublin creche

New science strategy aims to double R&D funding
9th Colin Davidson's painting of Angela Merkel makes cover of Time magazine

Crumlin Road, north Belfast: Man critical after oil drum explosion
TD Clare Daly arrives at Limerick Prison

Councillor may sue RTÉ over report
10th NI child abuse: Police 'made no sustained effort' to find abusers

Stormont departments plan for budget cuts of up to 10%
David Drumm refused bail by US court

Compensation to be rolled out for businesses hit by floods
11th Ulster Bank wins legal battle with Taggart brothers

BBC Radio Foyle journalist charged with rape
Man arrested after female judge attacked in court

Girl dies following injury at Hook Head incident
12th West Belfast murder: Three teenagers arrested

Man arrested over death of woman in Portavogie, County Down
Euro 2016 draw: 'Could not be tougher' for Republic

'Grossly exaggerated' injury claim dismissed
13th West Belfast murder: Three teenagers arrested after death of Christopher Meli

Victims' commissioner calls for legacy talks to begin now
Operation to combat Christmas tree thieves

An Garda Síochana resistent to change - Garda Inspectorate chief
14th Christopher Meli: Hundreds attend vigil for Belfast murder victim

Pastor James McConnell: Trial begins over Islam broadcast
Paul Murphy, councillors facing Circuit Court trial

Six-year-old girl overcome by fumes at Co Clare home
15th Syrian refugees: First families arrive in Northern Ireland

Pair guilty of employing illegal workers on phone accessory stalls
IT lecturers vote in favour of industrial action

Govt agrees to close marriage loophole for minors
16th NI abortion law 'incompatible' with human rights

Newry bookie Benedict Boyle to pay £100k over Sunday trading
Mother did not realise son was 'so sick' before murder-suicide

Retailers may face action over sale of hoverboards
17th Arlene Foster is first woman elected as leader of DUP

Thomas 'Slab' Murphy guilty of tax evasion
Court orders recount of votes in 2014 Listowel local election

Temperatures reach record high in some areas
18th PSNI officers disciplined over Peadar Heffron bomb attack failings

Facebook: Neil James Edwards accused of tricking woman into sending naked photos
Councillor dies following alleged hit and run

Man guilty of raping woman with Down syndrome
19th Man shot in leg by masked gang in Carrickfergus

Christmas 'ruined' for Belfast airport staff hit by payment errors
Eight-year-old boy dies in farming accident

President issues Christmas and New Year's message
20th Seven-year-old boy killed in Belcoo road accident

Protest at SPOTY venue in Belfast over Tyson Fury inclusion in ceremony
Man arrested after stand-off in Tallaght ends peacefully

Louth man charged with IRA membership
21st Seven-year-old boy killed in Belcoo road accident

Christopher O'Kane jailed over IRA police confession
Au pairs working up to 70 hours a week - Migrants Rights Centre

Ex-Anglo official freed from jail after appeal
22nd Christopher Meli murder 'retaliation for takeaway clash'

Rathfriland recycling centre fire: Family escape injury after suspected arson attack
Mother and daughter die in Cork road crash

Government launches MABS' new mortgage service
23rd Pedestrian struck by car in west Belfast

Dear Santa letter from 1932 turns up in Belfast archive
Over 6,000 without power as Storm Eva hits

Carlow woman has first Irish heart-lung transplant
24th 'Well-loved' west Belfast man Jim Maxwell dies after being struck by car

Martina Purdy: Former BBC journalist talks about her new life as a nun
Bono and The Script busk on Grafton Street on Christmas Eve

Galway search for missing student Michael Bugler
25th Service helps gambling addicts lock themselves out of gaming sites

Belfast Cathedral's dean finishes Black Santa appeal
Crowds take the plunge for charity and for fun

Man seriously injured after crash with Garda car
26th Newtownabbey: Seven-year-old Jackson Turner dies after three-vehicle crash

Castlewellan: Three homes badly damaged in fire
Mother and daughter laid to rest after Cork crash

Irishman who held key Middle Eastern roles dies
27th Lagan Construction Group makes £4.6m profit in 2015

Northern Ireland ambulance service hits out after staff members assaulted on Boxing Day
Tributes paid as award-winning journalist Liam Clarke dies

8,631 people rescued in Mediterranean by Irish Naval Service
28th Storm Frank leaves 2,000 homes in Northern Ireland without power

Belfast man involved in the rescue of 59 Syrian migrants
Court clears way for deportation of man allegedly linked to IS

Study shows early Irish population may have come from Middle East
29th Man in court over north Belfast police shooting

Man trapped in manhole in Sixmilecross rescued by firefighters
Court of Appeal grants stay on deportation of man alleged to be recruiter for Islamic extremists

Shell gets final approval to operate Corrib gas pipeline
30th NI state papers: What happened in 1988?

Storm Frank: Passengers unable to leave planes at Belfast airport
State Papers 1985: 30 things we have learned from 30 years ago

Gay Byrne "recovering well" after suffering heart attack
31st McCoy knighthood leads NI honours list

SDLP MPs 'cool over Hume Adams talks'

Appeal over 2006 new year disappearance

Pre-tax profits rise at meat group Dunbia

Man arrested in loyalist paramilitary probe

Paisley 'won't go out of way' to vote DUP

Teenagers released over Meli murder

Woman denies son's attempted murder

Name of Dublin gun victim released

Who owns legacy of 1916 Rising?

Motorcyclist killed in Galway crash

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