Tag Archives: Northern Ireland

It’s time for Cameron and Kenny to act on Northern Ireland

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The time has come for David Cameron to show some leadership on Northern Ireland.

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Standing together against hate – we stand together with Anna Lo

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Anna Lo – the UK’s only parliamentary politician of Chinese origin – has said she will not seek re-election to the Northern Ireland Assembly in 2016. One of the reasons she cites is racism.

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Parties clash on Northern Ireland budget

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Northern Ireland’s political parties look set for a head on collision amidst warnings from the Executive’s finance minister of substantial budget cuts to come.

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Police reject Sinn Fein ‘dark side’ allegations

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A senior police officer in Northern Ireland has rejected suggestions that the recent arrest of Sinn Fein President Gerry Adams reflected a ‘dark side’ to policing in the north.

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Villiers calls for new process to deal with Northern Ireland’s past

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In a speech today, Northern Ireland secretary Theresa Villiers will call for a new process to deal with Northern Ireland’s past.

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Hain calls for end to Troubles prosecutions

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Former Northern Ireland secretary Peter Hain has argued that all crimes related to the troubles that have not yet been solved should be left like that.

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Robinson warns of ‘nuclear options’ on welfare

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Northern Ireland’s first minister Peter Robinson has warned of “nuclear options” if Stormont doesn’t approve the Welfare Reform Bill.

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Unionists need to unite, argues Northern Irish minister

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A senior member of Northern Ireland’s largest unionist party has issued a warning about the fragmentation of unionism as a result of there being too many political parties.

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Budget 2014: Reaction across the nations

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Across the nations, reaction to the chancellor’s budget yesterday has been lukewarm at best.

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Richard Haass warns of return to violence in Northern Ireland

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Former US diplomat Richard Haass has warned of a return to serious violence in Northern Ireland if contentious issues are not resolved.

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