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Editor's Viewpoint: Peace wall delays are sign of the times

The continuing political stalemate at Stormont has had many negative repercussions, and the latest to be highlighted is the lack ...


Suzanne Breen: Most Brexiteers stay the course... despite gloomy predictions

The conventional wisdom is that a significant chunk of those who voted for Brexit in the 2016 referendum here regret ...


Sammy Wilson: I will have no difficulty ignoring siren voices backing this rotten Brexit agreement

The government says this deal gives certainty, but nothing could be further from the truth. ...


Cliftonville Striker Jay Donnelly Excluded From Weekend Match 07/12/2018

Irish Premiership footballer Jay Donnelly will not play for Cliftonville for the second week in a row after being convicted ...


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May sticks with Brexit deal vote as demands to renegotiate mount

Prime Minister Theresa May faced heavy opposition against her Brexit deal as cabinet ministers said she is pushing ahead with ...

UK's May: 'Uncharted Waters' If Lawmakers Reject Brexit Deal

LONDON - With a crucial parliamentary vote on Brexit looming, British Prime Minister Theresa May warned lawmakers Sunday that they ...

Northern Ireland bar staff facing "rampant" sexual harassment, union says - Belfast Live

Behaviour would not be tolerated in other work places, Unite insists ...

Newcastle murder investigation launched after body of man found in flat - Belfast Live

A 26-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder ...

Ex Sinn Fein MP Barry McElduff Stands For Council Election 07/12/2018

Former Sinn Fein MP Barry McElduff has announced he will stand for the council elections in Omagh next summer. It ...

May faces Commons showdown as leadership rivals circle

Theresa Mays leadership is under intense pressure as MPs return to Westminster ahead of Tuesdays Brexit showdown. ...

Business

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Sellers out in force on Asian stock markets

SYDNEY, Australia - Sellers continued to pound stocks in Asia on Monday. In Tokyo, Japanese stocks dived after third-quarter GDP ...

Mired in scandals, Facebook plans to buyback more stock

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - As it attempts to emerge from the recent stock slump, the world's largest social media company, Facebook ...

Apple buys Platoon to further boost its music business

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - In a bid to further boost its music business, Apple has confirmed its purchase of a small ...

Qatari emir to be absent from GCC summit despite invitation

DOHA, Qatar – What could have started a thawing of the ice in relations between Qatar and its Arab neighbours, ...

China chastises Canada, demands release of Meng Wanzhou

BEIJING, China - Relations between China and Canada worsened over the weekend as the fallout over the arrest of Huawei ...

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Turkey told extradition of Saudi nationals is not on

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – Suspects in the Turkish investigation into the assassination of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi will not ...


Vice admiral in Bahrain after lightning appointment

WASHINGTON DC - Vice Admiral Jim Malloy has taken charge of the U.S. 5th Fleet, headquartered in Bahrain, following the apparent ...


Implicated by Cohen, Trump denies collusion, targets Mueller

WASHINGTON, U.S. - This week, the developments made in the federal investigation against the U.S. President Donald Trump's election campaign ...


Helicopter crash in Sudan kills top ministers, others hurt

KHARTOUM, Sudan - In a tragic incident on Sunday, a helicopter carrying government officials in Sudan crashed in the country's ...


French Yellow Vests engage in clashes, over 500 detained

PARIS, France - Anticipating violent clashes that have broke out in the French capital and in other cities across the ...


John Kelly reportedly to step down as Trump chief of staff

WASHINGTON DC – U.S. President Donald Trump’s Chief of Staff John Kelly is on his way out of the White ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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