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Saturday, April 30

West Belfast – Gerry Carroll takes fight to Sinn Fein with the bookies' favourite confident of breaking stranglehold: Belfast Telegraph
Suzanne Breen

Bernadette McAliskey – Civil Rights icon backing Eamonn McCann: Derry Journal

Election Diary – First Minister's website proclaims 'I'm voting Ukip': The News Letter

War hero Doug Beattie forced to resign military over Assembly election bid: Belfast Telegraph
Jonny Bell

NI Assembly election – PUP pledges to bring necessary change: BBC

Working-class loyalist who has made it in academia: Portadown Times

Election Diary – UUP and DUP both claim Coulter's backing: The News Letter
Sam McBride

DUP candidates in photo row were 'on a solo run': BBC
Gareth Gordon

Border constituency likely more than most to be concerned about a Brexit: Irish News
Allison Morris

NI Assembly election – Sinn Féin criticised over tax rate: BBC

This election 'offers the prospect of change' says Ulster Unionist Party leader Mike Nesbitt: Irish News
Mike Nesbitt

Why election is the ideal opportunity for voters to press Stormont's reset button: Belfast Telegraph
Colum Eastwood

DSD shows unusual level of scepticism over development plan: Irish News
Newton Emerson

1,100 bombs and shootings in 10 years – The figures that prove terrorism hasn't gone away: Belfast Telegraph
Chris McCullough

If we can't see the difference between victim and perpetrator, we have lost our way as a society: Belfast Telegraph
Fionola Meredith

Anger among unionists after Donnelly Lundy slur – Thompson: Londonderry Sentinel
Kevin Mullan

Queen's 90th birthday bonfire branded 'act of triumphalism': Derry Journal

Fears New IRA 'could recruit deadly criminal gangs from Europe to assassinate enemies': Daily Mirror
Emma McMenamy

Regency Hotel 'Flat Cap' suspect flees Strabane home: Irish News
Connla Young

Mansfield hotel charges dropped for feud victim:
Robin Schiller and Daniel Hickey

Remembering Seamus 40 years after murder: Dundalk Argus
Anne Campbell

Anger at plan to remove bus memorial to drivers killed in Troubles: Belfast Telegraph
Cate McCurry

Relatives of victims of Bowen-Colthurst to seek apology: The Irish Times
Ronan McGreevy

Bi-lingual signs for 'Tulach Óg' Fort near Cookstown as visitor area nears completion: Tyrone Times

Ending Impasse, Irish Leaders Agree on a Government: New York Times
Stephen Castle

Dismantling Catholic ethos of schools would leave 'moral vacuum' (Apr 29): The Irish Times
Carl O'Brien

Can IRELAND block Brexit? Project Fear aims to use Irish migrants to swing vote: Daily Express
Joey Millar

Ireland barely rates when power brokers in London debate Brexit: Irish Independent
Colm Kelpie

Old Firm fallout – Police reveal domestic abuse incidents soared in wake of Celtic and Rangers clash: Scottish Daily Record
Mark McGivern

SF ex-minister's tweet on Syria bomb is "ironic": The News Letter

UKIP leader Nigel Farage claims Bradford is divided by 'sectarian' politics similar to Northern Ireland: Bradford Telegraph and Argus
Michael Black

Friday, April 29

2016 election – DUP in North Down face battle to hold three seats: The News Letter

DUP deny divsion in Mid Ulster as Magherafelt councillor backs 'new kid' Buchanan for Assembly elections: Tyrone Times
Michael McGlade

Foyle Assembly Election – Unionists set out their stall ahead of first three way battle in decade: Londonderry Sentinel
Kevin Mullan

Catholic bishops back anti-abortion candidates in Northern Ireland vote: The Guardian
Henry McDonald

SDLP ridiculed over Gerard Diver funding gaffe: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

DUP likely to drop seats but stay top: The News Letter
Nicholas Whyte

Executive has failed by its own standards but is set to be returned: The News Letter
Sam McBride

No gimmicks or empty promises in our vision of peace and prosperity: Belfast Telegraph
David Ford

Obama takes care to say nothing of note on Northern Ireland: Irish News
Alex Kane

Peers back legislation to tackle paramilitary activity: Belfast Telegraph

Government challenged to take action over scale of paramilitary activity in Northern Ireland:
Cormac Campbell

Paramilitaries control NI communities with muscle and fear: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

PSNI need 'old style community policing' to tackle anti-social behaviour (Feb 23): Irish News
Marie Louise McConville

Republican says state 'hiding behind secret courts': UTV
Alan Erwin

Lundy Parade – Call for survey on impact of burning 'oversized doll': Derry Journal
Brendan McDaid

Shameful attack on Orange hall (Apr 26): Irish News

Boston College challenges tape subpoena: BBC
Vincent Kearney

Witness appeal to Official IRA man killed by army in 1972: Irish News
Connla Young

#Hillsborough vindication 'will bolster NI families seeking truth': Derry Journal
Brendan McDaid

SF man pledges to change law on voting rights for 'northern citizens': The News Letter

Sinn Féin awaits a Fine Gael/Fianna Fáil stumble: The Irish Times

Now not Then: Village
Mary Kinane

Gardaí feel 'betrayed by the government', says GRA president (Apr 25): The Irish Times
Vivienne Clarke

Goodbye to Irish?: Derry Journal

The Old Firm – if you know your history then you will realise that it means more to people than a game of football (Apr 20): Belfast Telegraph
Eamonn McCann

'I've spoken to foreigners who think we're part of UK and will also leave EU' (Apr 28): Irish Independent
Dan O'Brien

Despite the murals, Belfast is not Bethlehem with rain: The Guardian
Giles Fraser

Ken Livingstone has also faced controversy over views on Ireland: Irish News
Suzanne McGonagle

Thursday, April 28

Same-sex marriage tops Sinn Fein manifesto pledges: Belfast Telegraph

Sinn Féin makes manifesto pledge on jobs and 'affordable' corporation tax cut: Irish News
John Manley

Foyle – SF's McGuinness vs SDLP's Eastwood in the battle for nationalism: Belfast Telegraph
Donna Deeney

Leader's profile – Colum Eastwood: UTV

Constituency notebook – West Belfast: Unionists hoping to clinch seat: Irish News
John Manley

Sinn Fein's O'Dowd defiant after billboards defaced: The News Letter

Lyons urges electorate to consider centenary of NI: Carrick Times

Election Diary – Heart of SDLP campaign torn apart live on air: The News Letter
Sam McBride

Peter who? Has the DUP really forgotten its former leader?:
Steven McCaffery

Arlene Foster needs to display the authority of office: Irish News
Newton Emerson

Duty, honour and sacrifice the true meaning of the Union flag, not some territorial marker: Belfast Telegraph
Doug Beattie

Church leaders meet with paramilitary monitoring panel: Irish News
Allison Morris

Arlene Foster's fury at SF celebration of IRA gunman accused of trying to kill her father: Belfast Telegraph

Republican Facebook page labels killers of Michael Barr as 'subhuman criminal scum': Irish Mirror

Catholics are top victims of Northern Ireland's republican terror groups: The Guardian
Henry McDonald

Former Real IRA terrorist in new group extorting cash from building site workers: Irish Mirror
Michael McNiffe

'Paramilitary' gang threatens householders: The News Letter

Top spy 'Stakeknife' allegedly linked to 50 killings 'unlikely to ever face prosecution': Irish Independent

Hillsborough and Bloody Sunday similarities 'incredible': Derry Journal
Brendan McDaid

Adams must help heal the wounds caused by his Republican associates (Apr 23): Irish Independent
Niall O'Connor

Integrated education key to forging Northern Irish identity: The Irish Times
Newton Emerson

Pro life groups slam Lord Steel's call for abortion reform in NI (Apr 23): The News Letter

Queen's 90th Birthday – How the monarch won Irish hearts (Apr 22): Belfast Telegraph
Ruth Dudley Edwards

Belfast Sinn Féin councillor hoping to be elected to Irish senate: Irish News
Connla Young

Election result sees Sinn Féin at a crossroads too: Connacht Tribune
Harry McGee

Sinn Fein's warped reality provides hollow laughs: Irish Voice/
John Spain

New leaders Leo, Sean and Mary Lou to provide best prospects of New Politics: Irish Independent
Ivan Yates

Brexit 'could damage peace process': The News Letter

Mandelson warns of Brexit 'threat to economy and security' of Northern Ireland: Belfast Telegraph
Colin O'Carroll

Farage – By supporting the EU, Sinn Fein is no longer even nationalist: The News Letter
Sam McBride

UK needs federal system to avoid "constitutional instability" of Scotland Act and Evel, says expert: The Herald
Michael Settle and Kate Devlin

The Guardian view on the Scottish and Welsh elections – British politics is no more: The Guardian

Wednesday, April 27

Foyle – Sinn Féin, McCann and McCloskey all focused on SDLP's third seat: The Irish Times
Harry McGee

It could be a fight to the wire for the final seats in North Down: Irish News
Suzanne McGonagle

Election diary – I'm standing to literally save the seat, says veteran: The News Letter
Sam McBride

NI Assembly Election 2016 – Sinn Fein Election candidates address Ard Fheis: Derry Journal

First transgender candidate Ellen Murray hopes to win North seat: Irish Voice/
Cahir O'Doherty

Leader's profile – Mike Nesbitt: UTV

Spirit of Bobby Sands present in assembly election: Irish News
Jim Gibney

Yes, it does matter who's the next First Minister, and I don't want it to be Martin McGuinness: Belfast Telegraph
Nigel Dodds

Stormont fails to deliver nearly half of its Government commitments:
Claire Smyth

Sinn Fein call for agreed Ireland unlikely to impress unionists: Irish News
Brian Feeney

Provo myths do not fool anybody but their own rank and file (Apr 24): Sunday Independent
Willie O'Dea

Vigil held for terror victims at European Parliament: The News Letter

Victims' voices unheard above the self-pitying whine of our mass murderers: Belfast Telegraph
Gail Walker

Victim shot over Regency link as New IRA drawn into feud: Irish Independent
Ken Foy and Paul Williams

Rate of gang killings unprecedented: Irish Examiner
Cormac O'Keeffe

Sinn Fein's Mary Lou McDonald calls for greater garda resources in wake of gun murders: Belfast Telegraph

PSNI probe into masked republican march as more pictures emerge: Belfast Live
Chris Kilpatrick

Flying of republican flag 'bid to intimidate unionist voters': The News Letter

Belfast – Republicans blamed for attack on Orange hall: Belfast Telegraph
Allan Preston

Racist graffiti in Ballyclare condemned as 'cowardly act': Newtownabbey Times

Rioter (25) 'identified by arm tattoo of his name', court told: Irish News

Boston tapes – Lawyers for Anthony McIntyre in legal action over college interviews: BBC
Vincent Kearney

Brother of soldier killed by IRA starts legal bid: The News Letter

No regrets, says soldier who fired rubber bullet that killed 11-year-old boy: Belfast Telegraph

Tribute to 1916 British soldiers removed in Dublin: The Irish Times
Ronan McGreevy

Why putting Gerry Adams on a par with Michael Collins is just plain daft (Apr 23): Irish Independent
Suzanne Breen

Peter Tatchell urges next Stormont Assembly to overturn same sex marriage ban: Belfast Telegraph

ETA kidnapper led SF event: The News Letter

The UK must examine May's plan to quit rights court: The News Letter

North is the region most at risk from Brexit, says report: The Irish Times
Francess McDonnell

'Brexit is biggest threat to Ireland in seventy years': Irish World

Federal UK is 'last chance to save the Union': The Herald
Michael Settle

Hillsborough families 'inspired' by Bloody Sunday relatives: Irish News
Seamus McKinney

Tuesday, April 26

BC receives new subpoena for Belfast Project tapes: Boston Globe
Travis Andersen

Boston College subpoenaed for Anthony McIntyre interviews: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Lord John Alderice on Peace in Northern Ireland, Interview with Prominent 1998 Good Friday Agreement Negotiator: Huffington Post
Samuel Ramani

Election Diary – Six UUP candidates back 1967 Abortion Act: The News Letter
Sam McBride

South Belfast – Ruth Patterson v Emma Little Pengelly in fierce tussle for unionist hearts and minds in constituency: Belfast Telegraph
Suzanne Breen

Nigel Farage predicts Ukip seats in the next Northern Ireland assembly: Irish News
John Manley

Neutrality needed at polling stations (Apr 15): Irish News

'Flat Cap' pal blasted to death in city pub execution: Irish Independent
Ken Foy and Alan O'Keeffe

Escalation of frightening gang war strikes fear in community: Irish Independent
Paul Williams

McGuinness says Boyle attackers are seeking military occupation: Londonderry Sentinel

Gerry Adams calls on all parties to publicly reject armed groups: Irish News
Allison Morris

Fury over masked republicans at Belfast Easter Rising parade: Belfast Telegraph
Rebecca Black

More IRA posters plastered on International Wall in west Belfast: Irish News
Claire Simpson

Graffiti appears in West Belfast warning informers they will be "crucified": Belfast Live
Maurice Fitzmaurice

Driven by hate, intransigent offshoots of republicanism just cannot be reasoned with: Belfast Telegraph
Ruth Dudley Edwards

Sister Clare true face of province (Apr 19): Belfast Telegraph

Clifton Street Orange Hall attacked with paint bombs hours before Easter Rising commemorations: Irish News
John Monaghan

Men arrested over loyalist 'Disappeared' victim Mark Gourley released: Irish News
Allison Morris

Family in legal bid for access to Stakeknife probe: UTV
Alan Erwin

'Troubles' legacy – Derry used as testing ground for plastic bullets: Derry Journal
Eamon Sweeney

Eileen Johnston – Widow of murdered soldier challenges pension refusal: BBC
Enda McClafferty

Mervue to get a second 1916 memorial: Connacht Tribune
Dara Bradley

We are still living with the consequences of the Rising (Apr 25): Irish News
Deaglan de Breadun

The Rising's republic still not attained: (from the Irish Echo)
Sean McManus

Fianna Fail dismisses Sinn Fein offer of talks over Government formation as 'insincere': Irish Independent
Ralph Riegel

Louise O'Reilly denies 'cover' by Sinn Féin: Irish Examiner
Fiachra Ó Cionnaith

What does SF do when its day just won't come? (Apr 24): Sunday Independent
Eoin O'Malley

New armed Garda unit will begin in June, says Garda Commissioner: The Irish Times
Conor Lally

Brexit would lead to Irish border poll, Sinn Fein ard fheis is told: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Chaos as Theresa May demands UK quits European Convention on Human Rights in challenge to David Cameron as price of staying in EU: Daily Telegraph
Christopher Hope and Peter Dominiczak

European Convention on Human Rights snub 'would tear up Good Friday Agreement': Belfast Telegraph

UK should expect US sympathy if it does decide to quit the EU (Apr 23): The News Letter

Monday, April 25

Gerry Adams' ard fheis tribute H Blocks Provo inmates riles Arlene Foster: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

McGuinness says Sinn Féin only party committed to Irish unity: The Irish Times
Harry McGee

British secrecy over Troubles is last obstacle to progress, says Martin McGuinness: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Sinn Fein ard fheis – Aran jumpers, Easter Rising candles and selfies with Gerry Adams: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Sinn Féin ardfheis listless despite Rising centenary buzz: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Anti-agreement republicans told they must 'organise politically' – 1916 rally told: Irish News
Connla Young

Dissidents denounced at Easter Rising event: UTV

Loyalists protest in Belfast as republicans mark Easter Rising: The Irish Times
Amanda Ferguson

Republican band may have breached determination during Easter Rising parade: Irish News

Heavy policing operation for republican parade on Sunday was 'proportionate' say police: Belfast Telegraph

Mortar filled with rocks may have been used to target police Land Rover in Belfast: Belfast Telegraph
Claire McNeilly

Searches carried out in Belfast after PSNI vehicle attacked: Irish News
Suzanne McGonagle

Terrorist plans to bring death to Northern Ireland's streets foiled by police: Belfast Telegraph
Deborah McAleese

Dissident death threat for Belfast drug baron on disability allowance as he fails to pay protection: Belfast Telegraph
Deborah McAleese

NI Assembly election – Sinn Féin's 'high five' under threat in West Belfast?: BBC
Gareth Gordon

TUV leader Allister slams the DUP over its 'scare tactics': Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

DUP campaign to 'keep Arlene as First Minister' slammed by TUV: The News Letter

Independent candidates make elections more interesting: Irish News
Tom Kelly

Widow of Michael McGibbon pays heartfelt thanks after kindness from "the other side": Belfast Live
Claire McCollum

Why is this UUP man taking down Union flags in Portadown?: Belfast Telegraph
Steven alexander

Nationalists set to oppose call to rename Co Derry bridge after Queen Elizabeth: Irish News
Connla Young

Motion to rename Sandelford Bridge after The Queen: Coleraine Times

Thank God for people of faith who make our world a much better place: Belfast Telegraph
Arlene Foster

President Barack Obama backs integrated education and urges youth to forge a 'new identity': Irish News
Brian Campbell

Greysteel killer Torrens Knight tells about finding God in prison: Irish News
Suzanne McGonagle

Hundreds parade along Falls Road as Belfast marks centenary anniversary of Easter Rising: Irish News

Nobody has a monopoly on 1916 victimhood, says Primate: Irish Independent
Sarah MacDonald

Commemorating the Easter Rising in Belfast, 1917-2016: Irish News
Allison Morris

Rising partly achieved its aim but led to a partition that is now entrenched: The News Letter

Adams now says SF open to government talks: Irish Independent
Niall O'Connor

I support extension of Abortion Act to Northern Ireland, says Ruth Patterson: Belfast Telegraph
Suzanne Breen

Gardaí fear their unarmed status is leaving them vulnerable: Irish Independent
Paul Williams

The SDLP youth official who put Northern Ireland back on Obama's radar: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

EU referendum – Hillary Clinton favours Remain, saying she 'values a strong British voice' in Europe: The Independent
Tim Walker

Brexit – Furious reaction following Barack Obama's intervention: Belfast Telegraph
Shaun Connolly

Sturgeon – I will decide timing of a second independence referendum: Daily Telegraph
Auslan Cramb

Sunday, April 24

Gerry Adams lashes out at Micheál Martin's 'nasty little soundbites' in Ard Fheis speech: Sunday Independent
Cormac McQuinn

Sinn Féin ardfheis a low-key affair verging on anti-climax: The Irish Times
Harry McGee

Sinn Féin Ard Fheis hears demand for full Stormont fiscal powers: Irish News

Adams will put cult before country as Martin ensures centre holds against SF: Sunday Independent
Ruth Dudley Edwards

Hidden in full view, the old political order is changing: The News Letter
Sam McBride

Martina Anderson – 'Republicans planning for reunification': The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Loyalist bands can play important education role: Londonderry Sentinel
Kevin Mullan

Green Party hoping to treble number of seats, says Agnew: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Northern Ireland's elections – the thousands of votes that don't count:
Cormac Campbell

Bizarre scenes as man chased into north Dublin garda station by 'New INLA' gangsters: Sunday Independent
Ken Foy

Murdered Vinnie Ryan's grave paved over to prevent gangsters digging it up: Irish Mirror
David Coleman

Ex-squaddie hits out over review into IRA bomber's shooting: Belfast Telegraph
Deborah McAleese

Plastic bullet was to be trialled on Catholics: Belfast Media
David Whelan

Provo victim's brother in fresh plea for information 23 years on: Belfast Telegraph
Rebecca Black

Ireland Seeks Peaceful Path to Marking 1916 Easter Rising: New York Times
Douglas Dalby

Dissident republicans mark 1916 Rising outside GPO: The Irish Times
Peter Smyth

Garda boss – Force 'devastated' by cuts is '20 years behind' (Apr 21): Irish Examiner
Cormac O'Keeffe

Obama has maintained an interest in Ireland during presidency (Apr 21): Irish News
Francis Costello

President Obama hails Northern Ireland peace process as "inspiring example to others": Belfast Live
Catherine Wylie

Women should be trusted with decisions about their own bodies (Apr 14): Irish News
Allison Morris

Queen's 90th Birthday – A very special relationship with Northern Ireland: Belfast Telegraph

Why the Queen's Christianity is defining feature of her reign: Belfast Telegraph
Alf McCreary

A long life given over to duty – Queen Elizabeth at 90: Irish Examiner

Given up on Catholicism? Why you should tick 'no religion' on the census tomorrow:
Donal O'Keeffe

Germans 'not opposed' to UK-Ireland Brexit deal: Sunday Independent
Colm Kelpie and Gavin McLoughlin

Saturday, April 23

Prison staff at Maghaberry warned they could be murdered at any minute: Belfast Live
Jilly Beattie

Terror watchdog could report twice a year, argue peers: Belfast Telegraph
Nick Lester and Trevor Mason

We must face down the extremes within loyalism and dissident republicanism – Martin McGuinness: Belfast Telegraph

Michael McGibbon – Widow's moving whisper of comfort to children as they lay murdered dad to rest: Belfast Telegraph
Claire McNeilly

Micheál Martin's Stormont criticism makes a bit of history: Irish News
Patrick Murphy

East Derry – UUP and Sinn Féin hoping to make gains (Apr 21): The Irish Times
Amanda Ferguson

Northern Ireland Assembly Election: None of the above – how the disengaged could help drive long overdue change: Belfast Telegraph
Alex Kane

North's justice minister suggests Long or Farry will succeed him (Apr 19): The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Man chased into Dublin garda station by 'New INLA' gangsters:
Ken Foy

Legal challenge over decision to charge man with McCauley murder: Belfast Telegraph
George Jackson

Police Ombudsman recommends officer should be disciplined over 'appalling young loyalists' tweet: Belfast Telegraph
Jonny Bell

Some questions that Seamus Daly has still not answered about Omagh: The News Letter
Sean O'Driscoll

March to mark hunger strikes: Derry Journal

Ballymurphy Massacre – A raw, running sore:
John Teggart

Former surgeon speaks about treating victims of paramilitary-style shootings: BBC
Sharon Ferguson

Hillary remembered my case: Irish Echo
Ray O'Hanlon

McGuinness – Sinn Fein serious about delivering 'promise and potential of 1916': Irish News

Gerry Adams in NYC for Sinn Fein 1916 event: Irish Voice/

Orange lodge to mark 1916 Easter Rising in Cavan commemoration: BBC

How Ireland's 1916 Easter Rising Has Been Commemorated Over a Century: Time
Fearghal McGarry

Is Catholicism being scrubbed from Ireland's 'Easter Rising'?: Tyrone Times
Michael Kelly

What rose from the Irish Rising: Chicago Tribune

It's now time for Sinn Fein to say sorry for IRA's role in helping Nazi warplanes obliterate large parts of our city: Belfast Telegraph
Nelson McCausland

Northerners using Dublin Airport as a regional hub (Apr 19): The Irish Times
Francess McDonnell

Sinn Fein urged to clarify party position on corporation tax: The News Letter
Mark Rainey

Sinn Féin to review 'industrial wage' policy for Dublin TDs: The Irish Times
Sarah Bardon

Adams does not intend to step down: Irish Independent
Cormac McQuinn

Gerry Adams – Agree a deal or we'll seek another election: Irish Examiner
Juno McEnroe

Poll results – Majority want to see an independent review of Northern Ireland's education system: Belfast Telegraph
Bill White

Sammy Wilson insists 'soft' Irish border will remain post-Brexit: Irish News
John Manley

Lord Owen tells Wales to get out of the coming 'United States of Europe':
David Williamson

Paul Seawright's best shot – a whitewashed union jack in Belfast: The Guardian
Tom Seymour

Friday, April 22

Northern Ireland politicians given grilling by Good Friday generation: Belfast Telegraph
Lesley Houston

Micheál Martin's Arbour Hill comments are out of step: The Irish Times
Newton Emerson

SDLP look to capitalise on SF's messy selection: Ulster Herald
Ryan McAleer

Northern Ireland Assembly Election – Why race to be First among equals holds such meaning: Belfast Telegraph
Richard Wilford

Election Diary – Commit to reform of libel laws, candidates urged: The News Letter
Sam McBride

Nesbitt will push the case to reform our laws on libel: Belfast Telegraph
Adrian Rutherford

Labour rebels face boot for defying party over election in Northern Ireland: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

'He would have done anything for us and he proved it that night' – heartache as tragic taxi driver laid to rest: Irish Independent

Ambulance service 'sincerely regrets' time taken to reach Michael McGibbon: Irish News
Bimpe Archer

Wall poster threatening informers is 'open intimidation' says SDLP councillor: Irish News
John Monaghan

Ombudsman upholds complaint over police tweet blaming 'young loyalists' for mess: Irish News
John Monaghan

Paisley – 'Treating perpetrators of violence during troubles as victims is like saying Hitler was victim of WW2': Ballymena Times

Review of IRA man's shooting raised with PM Cameron: Belfast Telegraph
Deborah McAleese

N.J. man gets reprieve on deportation to Northern Ireland:
S. P. Sullivan

Desperate efforts to stop deportation of refugee Malachy McAllister from US: Irish Voice/
Niall O'Dowd

25% more Northern Ireland students apply to Republic of Ireland universities: BBC
Robbie Meredith

Fresh doubts over whether SF will cut corporation tax: The News Letter
Sam McBride

Loyalist bands music on school curriculum call: Derry Journal

Britons clamour for Irish passports as Brexit looms: Irish Examiner
Daniel McConnell

Sinn Féin prepare to target FF 'facilitators': Irish Independent
John Downing

Thousands turn out to remember 'great Irish patriot' Roger Casement at capture point near Banna Strand: Irish Independent

Irish president's celebration of Casement 'endorsing a myth': The News Letter

Controversial 1916 plaque at Mervue defaced: Connacht Tribune

O'Loan tries to mix oil and water – Baroness attacks 'virulent' media (Apr 19): Irish Examiner

Minister warns of Brexit border impact: Irish Independent
Cormac McQuinn

Brexit – Flanagan appears to contradict Villiers over Border: The Irish Times
Marie O'Halloran

The Queen is loved in Ireland, even if we won't admit it:
Henry McKean

I'm no monarchist but I think the Queen has done a great job: Irish News
Alex Kane

An outpouring of affection for the Queen as she turns 90: The News Letter

Queen Elizabeth's 90th birthday: The Irish Times

Thursday, April 21

Murdered cabbie McGibbon's widow tells vigil – 'They will never beat us': Belfast Telegraph

Theresa Villiers says paramilitaries' 'violent and brutal' actions are 'unacceptable': BBC

Ardoyne priest praises Orange lodges for 'generosity': The News Letter
Gemma Murray

Priest warns police against "arrests for sake of arrests" following McGibbon murder: Irish News
John Monaghan

Londonderry shooting victim 'stable' in hospital: BBC

Dozen death threats each week from dissident vigilante gangs in Northern Ireland: Belfast Telegraph
Deborah McAleese

Vigil sends firm message to killers of Michael McGibbon: Irish News

Nesbitt taunts Dodds as unionist election battle hots up: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

DUP Mid Ulster dispute evident in odd posters: The News Letter
Sam McBride

Fermanagh and South Tyrone – Sinn Féin debacle could benefit SDLP: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

North Antrim – TUV to take on DUP for hearts and minds of unionist vote: Irish News
Allison Morris

South Antrim – Confident UUP have second seat in their sights: The Irish Times
Amanda Ferguson

DUP under attack by ex-member Devenney: Londonderry Sentinel

South Down – Will a scattered unionist list deliver fifth seat for nationalists?: Irish News
Bimpe Archer

West Tyrone – Sinn Féin and DUP standing by if SDLP implodes: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

SDLP must now display political courage at Stormont or fade into irrelevance: Belfast Telegraph
Suzanne Breen

Teenage kicks – NI politicians face 'Good Friday Agreement Generation' in televised debate: BBC
Chris Buckler

Alliance coy on whether it would reprise Justice role: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

David Black murder charge man Damien McLaughlin fails to overturn court order for him to stand trial: Belfast Telegraph
Alan Erwin

Policewoman punched and kicked to the ground during Easter Rising commemorations trouble in Lurgan, court hears: Belfast Telegraph
Alan Erwin

Victims Commissioner Judith Thompson says government has not been open about past: BBC
Enda McClafferty

Bafflement at move to re-ignite criminal probe against RUC men: The News Letter

Dodds' concern over Larkin police decision: The News Letter

'Shoot-to-kill ...': UTV
Brian Rowan

Brother appeals for information 23 years after IRA murder of Pomeroy man: Tyrone Times
Michael McGlade

Payouts for Semtex victims raised with new Libya leader, Paisley told: Belfast Telegraph
Richard Wheeler

Commemorative plaque unveiled in honour of Gary English and Jim Brown: Derry Journal
Andrew Quinn

1916 and the ongoing danger of conservative revolution: Village

Unionists should start thinking about an all-Ireland health plan: Irish News
Newton Emerson

At last, a government may have been cobbled together: The Irish Times
Miriam Lord

Ireland's next major step toward inclusion would be giving a vote to citizens abroad: Irish Independent
Kevin J Sullivan

Queen has been a leader in showing how not to fear 'the other', says DUP's Foster: Belfast Telegraph

The Guardian view on the Queen at 90 – the time to discuss changes: The Guardian

Bible verse Brexit mural appears in north Belfast: Belfast Telegraph

EU exit is bad for Northern Ireland cross-border trade – Treasury: Belfast Telegraph
John Mulgrew

Brexit 'could put UK-Ireland travel and trade arrangements at risk': Belfast Telegraph

Bertie Ahern briefs Israelis and Palestinians on peace process: The Irish Times
Carl O'Brien

Wednesday, April 20

IRA's ruling army council still exists, but has 'wholly political' focus: The News Letter

Sinn Féin to remove 38 rules on how do deal with discipline: Irish Examiner
Daniel McConnell

Alliance Party calls for paramilitarism to be eradicated by 2025: Belfast Telegraph

Sinn Féin election posters stolen in Castledawson: Mid Ulster Mail

Man to face court after Alliance posters are torn down: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

John O'Dowd accuses Dolores Kelly of trying to silence Sinn Féin ahead of May 5 poll: Irish News
John Manley

It was Fianna Fail that insisted that we accept SF in power: The News Letter

Murdered Belfast cabbie Michael McGibbon targeted by dissidents following 'remark to wrong girl': Belfast Telegraph
Deborah McAleese

Belfast victim went 15 minutes early to meet his killers: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Michael McGibbon murder – Vigil for victim of north Belfast attack held at Holy Cross: Belfast Telegraph

Republican north Belfast is at mercy of a 'monster created by SF': The News Letter

New IRA blamed after man shot in legs in Derry: The Guardian
Henry McDonald

Irish shooting victim was due to appear in court on drugs offences: Irish Independent
George Jackson

Creggan Shooting – 'Nothing but a gang of thugs': The News Letter
Andrew Quinn

Violent republican groups must be isolated from communities – top Londonderry police officer: Londonderry Sentinel

It's time to stop turning blind eye to thug 'justice': Belfast Telegraph
Malachi O'Doherty

Savage killers shame our society: Belfast Telegraph

Quinn murder suspect freed: The News Letter

Loyalists to counter republican parade: The News Letter

Irish language signs damaged in Rostrevor: Newry Times

Villiers to raise issue of illegal 1916 memorial in Lurgan with police chief: Belfast Telegraph
Adrian Rutherford

Informer may be called in Kingsmill inquest: UTV

Frazer hints at Dublin protests over Kingsmills evidence: The News Letter

PPS asked to review decision not to prosecute police for shooting of IRA man: BBC

Attorney General calls for rethink over IRA man's case – but PPS could refuse: The News Letter

RUC believed another republican earlier driving Pearse Jordan car: Irish News
Connla Young

SDLP's Declan Boyle urged to refer himself for investigation: Irish News
Brendan Hughes

Malachy McAllister meets with Hillary Clinton: Irish Echo
Ray O'Hanlon

City Council may row back on decision to remove Mervue plaque: Connacht Tribune

Cautious welcome for Narrow Water Bridge merger with Southern Relief Road: Irish News
Bimpe Archer

Celtic fan banned from attending matches in Scotland after sectarian outburst at Rangers clash: Scottish Daily Record
Ashlie McAnally

Theresa Villiers' ludicrous position on Europe is no laughing matter: Irish News
Brian Feeney

How will arch-republican Jeremy Corbyn handle Commons tribute to Queen's 90th birthday?: The Herald
Michael Settle

Tuesday, April 19

Ardoyne priest is helping second man under threat from McGibbon killers: Belfast Media
Evan Short

Hardline anti-Orange campaigner released in street murder probe: The News Letter

'I tried so hard to save him' – young dad died in arms of wife after brutal murder: Irish Independent
Linda Stewart

Villiers brands brutal Belfast killing of young dad Michael McGibbon 'a callous act': Belfast Telegraph
Adrian Rutherford

Michael McGibbon murder – Arlene Foster calls on public to assist police investigation: BBC

Vile murder of butchery shows to world true injustice of paramilitary 'justice': Belfast Telegraph
Henry McDonald

Soon it will be too late for someone else ...: UTV
Brian Rowan

Time to stop the dissidents and their barbaric crimes: Irish News

Man in critical state after gun attack in Londonderry: The News Letter

Northern Ireland gay community mobilises against DUP candidates: The Guardian
Henry McDonald

NI assembly election – Fermanagh and South Tyrone set for another close contest: BBC
Julian Fowler

SDLP slams RTE plan to cover Sinn Fein ard fheis days before election: Belfast Telegraph
Nevin Farrell

Election diary – Man charged following Alliance poster damage: The News Letter
Sam McBride

Assembly election offers left-leaning voters real choice: Irish News
Fionnuala O Connor

PSNI silence over claim that Border crossings are recorded: Impartial Reporter
Meadhbh Monahan

Colin McDonald – 'If Maze/Long Kesh impasse is resolved site will flourish': Belfast Telegraph
Linda Stewart

Paul Quinn – Police find vehicle parts during illegal waste search: BBC

Father of murder victim Gareth O'Connor accuses Sinn Féin of "hypocrisy" over condemnation of Ardoyne killing: Irish News
John Monaghan

Arlene Foster – Micheál Martin's 'stranglehold' remark is 'offensive': The Irish Times
Rodney Edwards

Gerry Adams 'cannot accept' IRA war was illegitimate, says Fianna Fail leader Martin: Belfast Telegraph

Too many of us weighed down by burden of enmity: Belfast Telegraph
Ruth Dudley Edwards

SDLP's Declan Boyle fails to declare interest in £80,000 Holylands grant: Irish News
Brendan Hughes

Westminster human rights committee urged to prioritise ending Northern Ireland's abortion ban: The Independent
Siobhan Fenton

Council to remove 1916 commemorative stone: Connacht Tribune
Enda Cunningham

Labour Party may be foolish but Sinn Fein are passing the buck by stepping off the stage: Irish Mirror
Declan Ferry

Ireland a long way from human rights for all, conference hears: The Irish Times
Mary Carolan

SDLP leader Colum Eastwood calls for Wild Atlantic Way to extend north of the border: Belfast Live
Maurice Fitzmaurice

Hopes stalled Narrow Water Bridge project could finally get go ahead: Irish News
Suzanne McGonagle

Rangers and Celtic fans clash at Belfast City Airport: Belfast Telegraph

Unionist farmer 'disappointed' at stance of powerful British agri union over EU: The News Letter

Brexit – Irish must urge our neighbours to re-commit to EU: The Irish Times
Adrian Brady

Monday, April 18

Micheal Martin urges Irish and British governments to intervene in Stormont power-sharing executive: Irish Independent

An honourable mention for departing assembly stalwarts: Irish News
Tom Kelly

Anger after B-Specials handed victims' funding: Irish News
Connla Young

Election 2016 – McAllister calls on unionist leaders to help bring an end to Twaddell dispute: Newtownabbey Times

Republican 'Dee' Fennell held over Michael McGibbon murder: Irish News
John Monaghan

Police officer involved in fatal shooting should be named says family (Apr 15):
Niall McCracken

Nesbitt has become the voice of much-needed libel reform (Apr 15): The News Letter

It is unrealistic to expect the English to remember 1916: The Irish Times
Kevin Turley

Threats against mural artists are despicable (Apr 13): Irish News

O'Loan accuses Irish media of virulent anti-Catholic bias: The Irish Times
Patsy McGarry

Census 2016 will get religion all wrong: The Irish Times
Richard O'Leary

Global Coalition of Irish Emigrant Groups demand voting rights (Apr 5): Irish Voice/
James O'Shea

Europe can't allow likes of SF to delay crucial anti-terror laws (Apr 14): Irish Independent
Brian Hayes

Brexit – Theresa Villiers cannot claim there will not be border controls reintroduced: The Irish Times
Aoife O'Donoghue and Sylvia de Mars

Theresa Villiers under intense pressure: Irish News

Sealing the Border: The Irish Times

Celtic V Rangers – Old Firm pranksters paint kerbs red, white and blue in Celtic stronghold: Belfast Live
Sam Durkin

Top Tory faces backlash over Old Firm Tweet calling Gers' victory 'perfect birthday present' for Queen: Scottish Daily Record
John Ferguson

EU referendum – A debate that has failed to rise to the occasion (Apr 15): Belfast Telegraph
Alex Kane

SNP manifesto 'will not include independence vote pledge': The Herald
Kate Devlin

The English question (Apr 11): New Statesman
David Marquand

Sunday, April 17

Education tops poll of most important issues for voters: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Belfast North – UUP hoping Rev Dr Lesley Carroll is answer to their prayers (Apr 14): The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Lagan Valley – Jenny Palmer may not be able to stop DUP juggernaut (Apr 14): The Irish Times
Amanda Ferguson

DUP and UUP in real needle match – Election heats up at last as parties clash over the transfer of votes in May: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

If we want better politicians we might have to pay them more: The News Letter
Ben Lowry

Better for Sinn Fein and DUP to work together to promote Fresh Start (Apr 15): Irish News
Alex Kane

Michael McGibbon – police arrest man (34) on 'suspicion of murder': Belfast Telegraph

North Belfast murder – Wife made desperate attempts to save taxi driver Michael McGibbon: Belfast Live
Ryan Smith

City was left with no cover during bonfires: Derry Journal

Mitchell condemns 'failure of justice' for Omagh: Ulster Herald
Peter Kelly

Experts tell Pearse Jordan inquest IRA man was shot in back: Irish News
Connla Young

Flashback 1973 – IRA Chief of Staff Sean Mac Stiofáin released: Sunday Independent
Ger Siggins

Former Sinn Fein Councillor Jonathan Dowdall claims firm badly hit since gardai raided his home: Irish Mirror
Emma McMenamy

Gardai fear trouble as Sinn Fein and dissidents plan Dublin rallies: Sunday Independent
Jim Cusack

Micheál Martin reckons Sinn Féin are "twisting history" with their 1916 events:
Daragh Brophy

Confronting our blood-soaked, vicious past the best tribute to Irish Republic: Sunday Independent
Fergal Keane

Campaigners launch bid to secure equal marriage rights in Northern Ireland: Belfast Telegraph
David Young

Is Ireland a racist society? Many immigrants there believe so (Apr 14): Irish Voice/
Ciaran Tierney

'If Sinn Féin taxed super rich, I'd emigrate,' says O'Leary (Apr 16): Irish Independent

Why can't 'a la carte Catholics' be recognised on the census form? (Apr 11): Irish Independent
Mary Kenny

'Forgotten' Seanad election – A farce in three acts (Apr 15): The Irish Times
Enda O'Coineen

Ministers fly to Britain as fears grow over Brexit: Sunday Independent
Philip Ryan and Claire Mc Cormack

Custom checks at the border "necessary" outside EU, says UK government docs:
Michael Sheils McNamee

SoS scotches claims of Brexit 'threat to peace': UTV

North 'could lose more than £1bn' a year with Brexit: Sunday Independent
Dearbhail McDonald

Words of wisdom from a peacemaker – Washington (PA) Observer–Reporter

Saturday, April 16

Nesbitt prepares to lead UUP back into Executive: The News Letter
Sam McBride

If we have to form an Opposition we will, says UUP's Mike Nesbitt: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Election Diary – If I return to Stormont alone it's a failure, says Allister: The News Letter
Sam McBride

DUP train sights on Education portfolio as leaders from 'Big five' parties lock horns in UTV Assembly Election debate: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Seven more SDLP officeholders step down: Ulster Herald
Alan Rodgers

Breakaway SDLP faction mull setting up a new party: Belfast Telegraph
Sean O'Driscoll

Election diary – Surprisingly, DUP and SF sound like a real coalition: The News Letter

Poll results – How does Northern Ireland public rate politicians ahead of Assembly election? (Apr 13): Belfast Telegraph
Bill White

Poster boys and girls a bad advert for politics here: Belfast Telegraph
Fionola Meredith

Northern election – No way round the great divide: The Irish Times

Northern Ireland man dies from gunshot wounds in Belfast: The Guardian
Henry McDonald

North Belfast shooting – Gang 'at war' with community in Ardoyne: Irish News

Fears 'New IRA' planning 'spectacular bomb attack' to mark centenary of Easter Rising: Irish Independent
Ken Foy

Two men charged with having 150kg of explosives: Irish Examiner
Daniel Hickey

Barry Francis Joseph Edward Petticrew (44), whose address was given as HMP Maghaberry, to face non-jury trial in Belfast after denying terrorist-related offences: Impartial Reporter

Paul Quinn – Police uncover illegal waste while searching for evidence in murder case: BBC

Londonderry community centre boss hits out as loyalist flags see it axed as polling site: Belfast Telegraph
Donna Deeney

McAllister has a growing list of congressional backers: Irish Echo
Ray O'Hanlon

Soldiers did nothing to help boy, 11, hit by rubber bullet, inquest told: The News Letter

McGurk's Bar massacre – Bid to quash police report delayed as challenge is adjourned: Belfast Telegraph

Birmingham Six owe 'great debt of gratitude' to World in Action journalist Fitzwalter: Irish News

Northern Ireland Office denies claims over sex abuse allegations: Belfast Telegraph
Cate McCurry

Sweet vindication for Alliance stance on planning meetings: Irish News
Newton Emerson

Belfast set to get its first gay Deputy Lord Mayor: Belfast Media

Police to 'remove serial domestic abusers from homes' ahead of Old Firm match (Apr 14): The Herald
Jill Castle

Top cop warns Old Firm fans of zero tolerance approach on flares and sectarian singing at Hampden: Scottish Daily Record
Paul O'Hare

Northern Ireland and Republic 'would require new deal after Brexit': Irish News
Simon Cunningham

Brexit – the British view from the Irish west coast: The Irish Times
Lorna Siggins

Long live the Queen: Daily Telegraph


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