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Monday, August 31

Flanagan – Nobody believes 'blanket denials': Irish Independent
John Downing

Dublin and London attempt to avoid collapse of Stormont: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Former Northern Ireland first minister suggests plan to rescue power-sharing: The Guardian
Henry McDonald

Peter Robinson criticises UUP decision to leave Executive: The Irish Times
Aoife Carr

UUP leader hits back at Peter Robinson branding their Executive exit 'irresponsible and illogical': Belfast Telegraph
Claire Williamson

McDonald accuses party leaders of being 'irresponsible': The Irish Times
Ciarán D'Arcy

Orange Order 'has no view' on UUP Executive walkout: The News Letter

Parties urged to throw SF off Policing Board: The News Letter

IRA linked to 45 violent post-ceasefire deaths: Belfast Telegraph
Rebecca Black

Frances Fitzgerald asks gardaí to trace IRA cash: Irish Examiner
Fiachra Ó Cionnaith

CAB to give overview of republican criminal activity: Irish Examiner
Cormac O'Keeffe

Stormont crisis – This is not the time to flee the battlefield, says Peter Robinson: Belfast Telegraph
Peter Robinson

It's time to ditch 'peace process speak' for real answers: The Irish Times
Mary Minihan

Courage is expected in tough times: Belfast Telegraph
Niall O'Connor

THE DUP needs the cover of the UUP more than it realised: Irish News
Tom Kelly

Is there a future for a Stormont Executive that is achieving virtually zero?: The News Letter
Jon Tonge

Welcome words come rather late in the day: Irish Independent

Time for cool heads at Stormont: Belfast Telegraph

The cause of our busted flush: Irish News

The Guardian view on Northern Ireland's new crisis – stick with the peace process: The Guardian

Provos launched campaign against this paper for exposing criminality (Aug 30): Sunday Independent
Jim Cusack

Row erupts over Belfast playpark 'named for ex-IRA man' Gerard Davison: Belfast Telegraph
Cate McCurry

Council deny plans to name park after murdered IRA man Gerard 'Jock' Davison: Irish News

Declassified Files – Police officers' leaders split over response to Agreement (Aug 27): The News Letter
Sam McBride

Sinn Fein's Flanagan condemned for attack on Mairia Cahill: Belfast Telegraph
Chris McCullough

SF's Phil Flanagan apologies to Mairia Cahill: Irish News
Suzanne McGonagle

Why I will complain to Assembly over MLA's tweet about my IRA rape: Belfast Telegraph
Mairia Cahill

SF pledges not to be deterred by MP's 'paramilitary threat': The News Letter

Na Fianna Eireann – Children aged 10 being groomed in training camps as IRA of future: Irish Mirror
James Ward

DUP Belfast councillors to vote against funding for prisoners' groups: The News Letter

Shooting victim speaks of Ordeal: Derry Journal

Willie Frazer – After dad's murder, mum stopped us taking the law into our own hands (Aug 29): The News Letter

Orangemen recall horrific gun attack at Guiding Star Temperance Orange lodge: Belfast Telegraph
Rebecca Black

RUC unhappy with lack of Garda intelligence support (Aug 21): The Irish Times

Let's back integrated education (Aug 28): Belfast Telegraph
India Fahy

Launch of Orange Order book in St George's Heritage Centre: Leitrim Observer

Northern Ireland home of James Connolly to be turned into museum and interpretive centre: Belfast Live
Maurice Fitzmaurice

Daniel O'Connell deserves a memorial in the UK, says ambassador: The Irish Times
Barry Roche

Trump – Scottish independence should be buried for 50 years: The Herald
Stewart Paterson

Gordon Brown – English nationalism could seal fate of UK: The Scotsman
Scott Macnab

Sunday, August 30

Ulster Unionists vote to leave Northern Irish government: The Guardian
Henry McDonald

Opinion – Ulster Unionist Party leader Mike Nesbitt: Irish News
Mike Nesbitt

Give Me a Crash Course In . . . the 2015 Irish Republican Army: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Provos could easily switch back to a military footing: Sunday Independent
Jim Cusack

UUP leader Mike Nesbitt is taking his biggest gamble yet: Belfast Telegraph
Alex Kane

Playing the game is the name of the game up North: Sunday Independent
Eilis O'Hanlon

Everyone but the UUP is downplaying Sinn Féin's problems: Irish News
Newton Emerson

Adams' historic utterances create hostage to fortune: Connacht Tribune
Harry McGee

Sinn Fein denials have made fools of the Irish people: Sunday Independent
Mairia Cahill

Fallout from murders will continue long after Southern elections (Aug 27) Irish News
Allison Morris

Why it would be great if things really weren't like this all the time (Aug 26): Belfast Telegraph
Lindy McDowell

Still obediently following Fenian instruction booklet: Sunday Independent
Ruth Dudley Edwards

Written on the Barn:
Glenn Patterson

Why Provos' Army Council must disband: Sunday Independent
Jody Corcoran

All parties must name cash donors (Aug 25): Belfast Telegraph
Steven Agnew

We need more police on the beat (Aug 26): Belfast Telegraph

Top SF figure Sean 'Spike' Murray still under investigation over IRA gun-running: The News Letter
Sam McBride

UVF will not force me out, vows victim of petrol bombing (Aug 27): Belfast Telegraph
Laura Abernethy

1981 Hunger Strikers are remembered: Drogheda Independent

New online video archive stirs memories of Omagh bomb (Aug 14): Ulster Herald

Declassified files – Fears that litigation may offer a 'PR field day' to Paisleyites: The News Letter

British feared Anglo-Irish Agreement would be ruled unconstitutional (Aug 21): The Irish Times

UDA closely associated with sectarian violence (Aug 22): Irish News
Éamon Phoenix

Declassified Files – RUC in 1985 a motivated force winning terror battle (Aug 26): The News Letter
Sam McBride

Quinn lobbied against covert 'buy Irish' campaign (Aug 25): The Anglo-Celt
Seamus Enright

IRA arms-smuggling skipper Adrian Hopkins dies aged 76 (Aug 25): Belfast Telegraph

DUP objects to Sinn Féin Irish bus sign proposal as a 'stunt' (Aug 26): Londonderry Sentinel
Kevin Mullan

New York native teaches Irish Minister for the Gaeltacht Irish: Irish Voice/
Paddy Clancy

It's time daylight was shed upon these knights of the Catholic faith (Aug 27): Belfast Telegraph
Nelson McCausland

Harmony North project aims to bring people together: Newtownabbey Times

From Belfast, with love – In Syracuse, living proof 'Project Children' made a difference (Aug 27):
Sean Kirst

John Giles' insightful thoughts on Irish football's great "what if" ... a united Ireland team (Aug 27):
Raf Diallo

Four ways to end school discrimination against atheists and minority faiths (Aug 28): The Irish Times
Michael Nugent

Coveney – we face terror threat (Aug 27): Irish Independent
Tom Brady

Corbyn is antithesis of `plastic' Blairites (Aug 5): Irish News
Brian Feeney

Saturday, August 29

Nesbitt says 'no trust' due to SF stance IRA does not exist: The Irish Times

DUP and Sinn Fein savage UUP for quitting Executive: The News Letter

Ex-monitor says North may need peace watchdog: The Irish Times
Simon Carswell

Jeffrey Donaldson says monitor could solve political crisis: The Irish Times
Fiach Kelly

Martin accuses Kenny of failure of leadership on Northern crisis: Irish Independent
John Downing

UUP Council leader says trust has broken down: Londonderry Sentinel

Gerard 'Jock' Davison murder inquiry – 28-year-old man released: BBC

Police seize McGuigan alibi evidence months after murder of Jock: Belfast Telegraph
Suzanne Breen

TUV chief's anger at Robert McCartney investigation 'deal': Belfast Telegraph
Suzanne Breen

After sparking political crisis with comments on Kevin McGuigan murder, PSNI remains silent about AAD and shooting of Danny McKay: Belfast Media

Robinson has about a week to make decision on whether to stay in Executive: The News Letter
Sam McBride

Peace didn't mean justice as a greater good was brought into play: Irish Independent
Martina Devlin

DUP seem to be making their bed – within the Executive: The News Letter
Sam McBride

British and Irish governments should focus on IRA's €400 million global assets: The Irish Times
Brian Feeney

Nesbitt has led, and DUP will probably follow: The News Letter
Alex Kane

What were we expecting? For all IRA members to lay down their rifles and work a 9 to 5?:
Paul Allen

IRA's omerta means Sinn Féin is unfit to govern our Republic: Irish Independent
Paul Williams

Parties must go extra mile to save precious devolution: Belfast Telegraph

The IRA must be fully and permanently dismantled: The News Letter

Northern Ireland – Lack of trust and leadership all too evident in a week that descended quickly into crisis: The Irish Times

Peace process in crisis – IRA's 'pilot light' was left running (Aug 27): Irish Examiner

Mid Ulster MP Francie Molloy has said police have informed him of a death threat from loyalist paramilitaries: Belfast Live
Lisa Smyth

Nesbitt defends loyalist paramilitary engagement: Irish News
John Manley

Paramilitary shooting victim – 'I was drinking a cup of tea, then they burst in door and hit me with an iron bar': Belfast Telegraph
Eamonn MacDermott

Pair "not just bigots but stupid bigots" for Salvation Army abuse: Irish News

Former loyalist paramilitary jailed for having guns and ammunition despite plea from Peter Robinson to 'show leniency': Belfast Telegraph
John Cassidy

Robinson accused of "hypocrisy" by victim's family: Irish News
Connla Young

Tullyvallen massacre, 40 years on – 'The memories never really go away': The News Letter

MLAs must sort this out, victims deserve better (Aug 26): Belfast Telegraph
Mairia Cahill

Declassified files – More than 2,000 of Adams' votes believed to have been fake: The News Letter
Sam McBride

Declassified Files – Police said black taxis were funding terrorist groups: The News Letter
Sam McBride

Group claims Clinton 'slush fund' operated from Northern Ireland: The Irish Times
Simon Carswell

PUP's Hutchinson on NRC Board of Governors: Ballymena Times

Dublin told to think twice on honouring Irish rebel Thomas Kent: The News Letter

Diaspora should be given the vote (Aug 27): The Irish Times
David Farrell

Economic recovery needs sustainable public finances, CBI Northern Ireland warns (Aug 18): Belfast Telegraph

William McCrea was not blocked from Lords, says DUP: The News Letter

Defence White Paper reflects changed security environment: The Irish Times
Tom Clonan

Neutrality really is no reason to take short cuts on defence spending: Irish Independent
Eoghan O Neachtáin

New 'scriever' to push Scots 'amang folk an toons athort Scotlan': Financial Times
Mure Dickie

Friday, August 28

DUP threatens to pull plug on Stormont government over Provisional IRA claims: The Guardian
Henry McDonald

Villiers to meet Irish Ministers over Stormont crisis: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty, Fiach Kelly and Mary Minihan

A collapse of the Northern Ireland Assembly could lead to more dissident republican & loyalist activity – Doherty:

Fine Gael minister calls for IRA report before election: Irish Independent
Niall O'Connor

McGuigan crisis is 'fake', says Pearse Doherty: The Irish Times
Sarah Bardon

Mary Lou – Sinn Féin ain't going away, you know:
Hugh O'Connell

Tories hit out at "pathetic role" of UUP in "joke" executive: Irish News
John Monaghan

Micheál Martin calls for probe on Sinn Féin finance: Irish Examiner
Fiachra Ó Cionnaith

Stormont figureheads back within days: Irish News

Dublin meeting key to calming Stormont crisis: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

'Ex-Provisional IRA members no threat to the public': Irish Examiner
Fiachra Ó Cionnaith

Need for IMC or 'fresh process' to challenge paramilitaries: The Irish Times
Mary Minihan

Once again, Dublin and London must ride to the rescue in the North: Irish Independent
John Downing

Week of northern drama puts the spotlight on our powerful leaders: Irish Independent
Niall O'Connor

Mallon calls for an end to governments' 'constructive ambiguity': Irish News
John Manley

War by other means:
Peter Geoghegan

Trouble Threatens to Return to Ireland:
Charles P. Pierce

Nesbitt's exit strategy shows he's willing to make bold calls: Belfast Telegraph
Henry McDonald

Opportunistic government not helping the Northern Executive: Irish Examiner
Alison O'Connor

Real peace never part of the plan in unionism: Irish News
Fionnuala O Connor

We just don't have will to build a post-conflict society: Belfast Telegraph
Alex Kane

The holier-than-thou defence won't wash: Irish Examiner
Michael Clifford

The consequences of a killing: The Economist

New start needed at Stormont: Irish News

North in crisis – War of words better than the real thing: Irish Examiner

Sinn Féin deny PSNI deal over Robert McCartney: Irish News
Connla Young

McCartney family right to feel betrayed in search for justice: Belfast Telegraph

Stormont crisis: Belfast is talking about the weather – not politics: BBC
Colletta Smith

Britain will never encourage Irish unity: The Irish Catholic
Martin Mansergh

Sinn Fein targets two seats in Upper Bann: Banbridge Leader

Man whose South Belfast home was petrol bombed now under threat from loyalist paramilitaries: Belfast Live
Maurice Fitzmaurice

Police arrest two men in 'dissident republican terrorist' investigation: Newry Times

'Up the Ra' shout at police costs Maghera man £215: Mid Ulster Mail

Shankill victim rejects equivalence: Londonderry Sentinel

Declassified Files – Thatcher admitted scale of unionist opposition to accord 'unforeseen': The News Letter
Sam McBride

Declassified Files – RUC officers thought that IRA's deadly skills had improved: The News Letter
Sam McBride

Northern Irish veterans' service at National Memorial Arboertum in Alrewas: Burton Mail

Law society 'told not to discuss NAMA criminal probe': UTV

€1.6bn Nama sale in North was 'sweetheart deal' of fraud and embezzlement, inquiry is told: Irish Independent
Shane Phelan

The Journey – Colm Meaney set to play Martin McGuinness in new film: BBC
Robbie Meredith

Paul Murphy and Peter Hain elevated to House of Lords: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Val McDermid – only a matter of time until Scotland is independent: The Herald

Thursday, August 27

UUP to leave Northern Ireland's power-sharing executive: The Guardian
Henry McDonald

DUP prepared to quit Stormont over PIRA claims: The News Letter

Sinn Fein Colr's challenge to UUP – 'Put up or shut up': Derry Journal
Sheena Jackson

Chief Constable shakes hands with Sinn Fein chairman: The News Letter
Eamon Sweeney

PSNI Chief Constable sticks to assessment of IRA position at Derry meeting: Derry Journal
Eamon Sweeney

IRA allowed continue to prevent vacuum, says Ahern: The Irish Times
Fiach Kelly

UUP's decision to quit 'wholly discredited Executive' welcomed by TUV leader Jim Allister: The News Letter
Gemma Murray

Garda chief admits IRA still exists but stands by her letter to Sinn Féin: Irish Independent
Niall O'Connor

New garda assessment of IRA should take days, not months: Irish Independent
Tom Brady

Stormont crisis – Keep pressure on republicans, says Dodds: The News Letter

Sinn Féin must reassure public on IRA, says Donaldson: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty, Fiach Kelly and Dan Griffin

Stormont crisis – UUP quitting Executive premature, says McDonnell: The News Letter

Stormont crisis – Alliance told to 'take a stand against IRA': The News Letter

Sinn Féin not telling truth on IRA status, Coveney says: The Irish Times
Mary Minihan

Stormont crisis – Thank goodness for a party with backbone, says Ann Travers: The News Letter

Kennedy's replacement to come from DUP: Irish News
John Manley

Man released in McGuigan murder probe: UTV

'Sinn Féin committed to peace process' – Hamilton: UTV
Gareth Wilkinson

The IRA has 'left the field' and are not coming back:
Michael Sheils McNamee

We've had enough of the political posturing: Irish Examiner
Gerry Adams

UUP seize the initiative with little to lose: Irish News
John Manley

Nesbitt's Robinson-esque move discomfits DUP and imperils Stormont: The News Letter
Sam McBride

The DUP will be digging escape tunnels already: Irish News
Alex Kane

PSNI officers in cahoots with terrorists over who to pursue – can it get any worse?: Belfast Telegraph
Suzanne Breen

IRA has sharpened claws in absence of monitoring commission: The Irish Times
Ed Moloney

IRA criminality is now too brazen for Commissioner or Minister to ignore: The Herald (Ireland)
Gerry O'Carroll

North in Crisis – A genuinely serious issue has been exploited by certain parties: Irish Examiner
Cormac O'Keeffe

Provos still getting away with murder and with a barrage of shamfaced lies: Belfast Telegraph
Suzanne Breen

Sinn Féin's relentless denials must alert us to the dangers: Irish Independent
John Downing

Unionists may come to regret collapse of power sharing over McGuigan murder: The Guardian
Henry McDonald

Stormont begins to run out of options: Irish News

Police remove evidence four months after murder of IRA commander: Irish News
Allison Morris

PSNI agreed not to pursue Provos who cleaned up McCartney murder scene if IRA helped catch killers, MLA alleges: Belfast Telegraph
Suzanne Breen

Man shot in the leg in paramilitary style shooting in Co Derry: Belfast Live
Sarah Scott

Overnight shooting in Derry – 'No place for guns on streets': Derry Journal
Brendan McDaid

Sinn Fein 'not deterred' by paint bomb attack on office and graffiti: Belfast Telegraph
Claire Williamson

Suspect in BMX shooting paying 'protection money' to dissidents: The Herald (Ireland)
Ken Foy

Sinn Féin chairman Declan Kearney 'sorry' for all Troubles victims: BBC

Republican terror victims sue over 'on the runs': The News Letter
Mark Rainey

PSNI chief constable says Bloody Sunday families' wait 'unacceptable': BBC

Kingsmills survivor – Fight for justice will go on after my death, if it has to: The News Letter

Concerns aired over Troubles legacy plans: Derry Journal
Brendan McDaid

Wednesday, August 26

Garda boss ordered by minister to probe IRA: Belfast Telegraph
Niall O'Connor

Sinn Féin – groups 'masquerading under the cloak of republicanism': Irish Independent
Philip Ryan

UUP gags officials as rumours of exit grow: Belfast Telegraph
Suzanne Breen

Sinn Fein's Caoimhghin O Caolain says IRA assertions of PSNI and political rivals are 'wrong' and an 'absolute disgrace': Irish Independent

Micheál Martin criticises Theresa Villiers over IRA response: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

John Alderdice rules out return of International Monitoring Commission: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

IRA claims a blatant lie, says son of murdered Republic prison officer: The News Letter

Key suspect in Kevin McGuigan murder arrested in city centre: Irish News
Allison Morris

PSNI chief Hamilton criticised for sharing stage with Sinn Fein: The News Letter

International Monitoring Commission found IRA 'out of business': The Irish Times
Carl O'Brien

Ex-CIA chief said IRA was "morphing": The News Letter
Philip Bradfield

Garda chief feels heat over IRA statements: Irish Independent
Niall O'Connor

Claims IRA has gone away a 'blatant lie', says Austin Stack: The Irish Times
Sarah Bardon, Gerry Moriarty and Fiach Kelly

Quinn family say Commissioner's letter was 'insult' to Paul's memory: Irish Independent
Paul Williams

Irish and British governments deliberately allowed IRA to continue as 'unarmed and withering husk' – former Justice Minister Michael McDowell: Irish Independent

Secret meeting in 2013 'proves that IRA still exists': Belfast Telegraph
Brian Hutton

Kevin McGuigan murder fallout – DUP and UUP told to stand firm in Executive: The News Letter

Review of IRA status hinges on murder inquiry: Irish Examiner
Cormac O'Keeffe and Fiachra Ó Cionnaith

Gerry Adams and Sinn Féin stay calm under fire: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Dublin's belated interest is legitimate: Irish News
John Manley

Unwritten policy has been to play down the Provos' crimes: Irish Independent
Tom Brady

Abolition of Provisional IRA was never on the cards: The Irish Times
Michael McDowell

SDLP has long fought all violence and it's now time others told whole truth, says Alasdair McDonnell: Belfast Telegraph
Alasdair McDonnell

Sinn Féin man's role in grotesque political pantomime (Aug 23): (from the Sunday Life)
Suzanne Breen

Ex-IRA want to retain control of resources and proceeds of crime: Irish Examiner
Gerard Howlin

O'Sullivan should have heeded gardaí's reports before absolving the IRA: Irish Independent
Paul Williams

In the North we have learned to live and stagger on in crisis mode: The Irish Times
Susan McKay

We lose power sharing at our peril: Sunday World
Richard Sullivan

If IRA didn't exist, unionists would need to invent it: Irish News
Brian Feeney

Coalition failing to properly face new threat from Provisional IRA (Aug 24): The Herald (Ireland)
Philip Ryan and Sam Griffin

Gerry Adams' credibility – Far too many denials to be plausible: Irish Examiner

Fitzgerald finally acts on IRA storm: Irish Independent

'RUC/PSNI' tweet by East Antrim's Sinn Fein MLA sparks row: Larne Times
Stephen Gamble

PSNI probe origin of 'UDA recruitment posters' in Magherafelt: Mid Ulster Mail

Five Pride of Ardoyne members escape jail after repeatedly breaching Parades Commission ruling: Belfast Live
Alan Erwin

Victims' families cry foul over meeting cancellation: Belfast Telegraph

IRA attack victims in Britain battle for Northern Ireland pension: Belfast Telegraph
Lesley Houston

Declassified Files – SF politicians' comments seen as supporting violence: The News Letter
Sam McBride

Labour Party warned it's facing General Election disaster amid fears leader Joan Burton could be among high-profile casualties: Irish Mirror
Alana Fearon

Lack of priests in Irish Catholic Church – The problem is becoming more acute (Aug 25): The Irish Times

Tuesday, August 25

Provos pose an 'insidious threat' – Tánaiste: Irish Independent
Niall O'Connor

Adams must declare IRA 'will never exist again' – Kelly: The Irish Times
Sorcha Pollak and Mary Minihan

Ex-prisoners tied to shooting could be sent back to jail: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Villiers backs Chief Constable's assessment that IRA aren't involved in paramilitary activity: Belfast Media

Unionists warn against 'fudging' response to IRA allegations: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty, Fiach Kelly and Mary Minihan

Dublin orders 'fresh assessment' of Provisional IRA activity: Belfast Telegraph

Sinn Féin accuses opponents of using murders to attack the party: The Irish Times
Mary Minihan and Fiach Kelly

Victim's father claims IRA's structures never dismantled: Irish News
Allison Morris

Individuals linked to IRA still involved in crime, says Garda: The Irish Times
Fiach Kelly

How IRA's return to violence silenced the SDLP: Belfast Telegraph
Henry McDonald

Villiers shares PSNI view that some IRA structures remain: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Fine Gael adopts 'whatever you say, say nothing' approach to NI murder: The Irish Times
Mary Minihan

Only ordinary voters can stop SF's fantasy peace process: Belfast Telegraph
Eilis O'Hanlon

Few politicians want to see the Executive collapse but two men are now dead: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Our political elite rushes to appease Republican propaganda machine: Irish Independent
Paul Williams

Provos on sidelines still a queasy reality: Irish News
Fionnuala O Connor

Did we really think the Provo hard men would just leave the stage?: Irish Independent
Shane Coleman

Everybody will believe what they want to believe to keep the Assembly alive: The News Letter
Alex Kane

Does the IRA still exist? – Sinn Fein struggle to sound credible: Irish Examiner

Bewildering silence over IRA threat: Irish Independent

Former US envoy recalls Adams request for IRA arms: The Irish Times
Arthur Beesley

Police cost-cutting is too drastic: Belfast Telegraph

McKay to report breaches to Parades Commission: Ballymoney Times
Una Culkin

Alleged senior dissident republican paramilitary is refused bail: The Irish Times
Alan Erwin

Clearly the terror threat is very evident in the Strabane and Londonderry areas – Ross Hussey: Londonderry Sentinel

Police treating Glengormley attack as 'sectarian hate crime': Newtownabbey Times

Vacant homes in North Belfast earmarked for refurbishment are plastered with threatening posters: Belfast Media
Evan Short

Omagh bomb – Defence lawyers debate witness questioning to halt trial: The Cross Examiner

'Uncomfortable Conversations' – Legacy of past to be discussed in Derry event: Derry Journal

Declassified files – Dublin minister's remark became diplomatic incident: The News Letter
Sam McBride

Bishop vows no IRA racketeeting following Divis Demolition (Aug 22): Irish News
Éamon Phoenix

Declassified File – Paisley was fearful of being ousted by a more hard line figure (Aug 22): The News Letter
Sam McBride

Micheál Martin rules out sharing power with Fine Gael and Sinn Féin: Irish Examiner
Fiachra Ó Cionnaith

Sinn Fein accuse SDLP of hypocrisy after same-sex marriage motion fails: Derry Journal
Sheena Jackson

Enemies of Jeremy Corbyn's politics should not be delighted by his rise: Daily Telegraph
Norman Tebbit

Monday, August 24

IRA not involved in any activity 'whatsoever' – Adams: The Irish Times
Tim O'Brien

McGuigan murder – Flanagan to discuss fallout with Villiers: The Irish Times
Mary Minihan

Unionist parties seek urgent talks with Villiers: Irish News

Stormont 'cannot be business as usual' if Provisional IRA exists, DUP MP says: BBC

Coveney – Comments about Provisional IRA criminal activity 'of real concern':
Michelle Hennessy

Adams must declare IRA 'will never exist again' – Kelly: The Irish Times
Sorcha Pollak and Mary Minihan

'Ambiguity' of PSNI statement blasted by TUV: The News Letter
Gemma Murray

UUP leader says political implication remain open: Irish News

Fitzgerald insists Provos no longer exist as terrorist organisation: Irish Independent
Philip Ryan

'The IRA are still out and about' – Mother of young murder victim insulted by Sinn Féin claims: Irish Independent
Adam Cullen

Fitzgerald plays down any Garda-PSNI differences on IRA: The Irish Times
Barry Roche

Hold-up in public sector exit scheme costing Stormont up to £8m a month: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Revelation the IRA still exists but isn't at war a nightmare scenario for Theresa Villiers: Belfast Telegraph
Brian Rowan

Kevin McGuigan crisis could be game changer in Stormont: The Irish Times
Amanda Ferguson

Coalition cowers in face of new IRA threat: Irish Independent
Philip Ryan

Only a fool believes IRA disappeared into ether: Irish News
Tom Kelly

We need urgent action from police to unravel rationale behind Kevin McGuigan murder: Belfast Telegraph
Ian Paisley

Sinn Féin cannot simply wish the Provos away: Irish Independent
Mandy Johnston

If IRA is intact, then Sinn Fein must be excluded from power: The News Letter

Terrorists at the Cabinet door (Aug 23): Sunday Independent

Provo legacy of active criminals – PSNI statement on PIRA: Irish Examiner

Don't let crisis around Kevin McGuigan murder spiral out of control: Belfast Telegraph

Cameron needs to find funds for victims and survivors: Irish News
Martin O'Brien

McLean commends flute band conduct: Ballymoney Times
Una Culkin

Contentious Republican parade passes off peacefully: Belfast Live
Aine O'Doherty

Police investigate 'sectarian hate crime': Ulster Herald

Shouted sectarian abuse at cycle race: Banbridge Leader

Declassified Files – Officials wanted full Kincora inquiry in 1980s but were overruled: The News Letter
Sam McBride

That time when Donald Trump attended a Sinn Fein fundraiser with Gerry Adams (Aug 20): Irish Voice/
Sheila Langan

Assembly committee urges separate IP address for north: Irish News
John Monaghan

Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald criticises groups who use Irish flag as 'symbol of violence': Irish Independent
Philip Ryan

Arlene Foster joins her Scottish and Welsh counterparts to warn Treasury that austerity measures going too far: Belfast Telegraph
Nevin Farrell

Senior SNP sources in warning over second indyref: The Scotsman

Sunday, August 23

PSNI – Provisional IRA leadership did not sanction Kevin McGuigan murder: The Guardian
Henry McDonald

Provisional IRA still exists but not involved in terrorism – George Hamilton: Belfast Telegraph

Tissue of lies – PSNI's stunning admission that IRA still exists: Sunday Independent
Jody Corcoran, Jim Cusack and Daniel McConnell

McGuigan murder shows that the IRA is intact, armed and killing: Sunday Independent
Jim Cusack

Ex-top detective – In IRA's eyes, McGuigan murder is not breaking ceasefire: The News Letter

Making our slow way out of Sinn Fein's moral fog: Sunday Independent
Eoghan Harris

Dystopia of violent politics is a daily reality for some: Sunday Independent
Carol Hunt

Why I would not stay in a united Ireland (Aug 21): Irish News
Alex Kane

Feile debates offer fresh thinking (Aug 19): Irish News
Jim Gibney

Calls for removal of lingering Loyalist flags in Omagh: Ulster Herald

Strabane, County Tyrone – Police searches in dissident republican investigation: BBC

Anti-dissident police unit to go: Impartial Reporter
Rodney Edwards

Just 1.3% of PSNI staff members of Orange Order: Londonderry Sentinel
Kevin Mullan

Almost two thirds of Orangemen would not welcome GAA team at the Twelfth: Fermanagh Herald

Man is convicted after making sectarian remarks: Portadown Times

Victims urged to air their views at legacy meeting: Derry Journal
Brendan McDaid

Miami Showband bid an emotional farewell as they play final gig near scene of brutal loyalist massacre: Belfast Telegraph
Amanda Ferguson

Ethnic boost to unionist areas (Aug 17): The News Letter
Graham Craig

New super councils to play key role in the governance of Northern Ireland (Aug 20): Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Belfast paramilitary murals – Colourful emblems of a city's tortured past to receive makeover: Independent on Sunday
Paul Gallagher

Big, bold and devoted to God – Ian Paisley's gravestone eulogises his life and ministry but says nothing of politics (Aug 20): Belfast Telegraph
Ivan Little

Northern Ireland misses out as Mitchell Scholarship loses funding: Times Higher Education
Trina Vargo

'No real reason' why SDLP MLA did not state marriage (Aug 17): The News Letter

Live and let live best philosophy for us to follow (Aug 20): Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

Do we want to discriminate against children based on their religious status? (Aug 21): The Irish Times
Patrick Monahan

Govt accused of 'hostility' on Catholic school debate (Aug 20): Irish Catholic
Cathal Barry

Corbyn's IRA links make him 'national security risk' – Labour hopeful must be barred from seeing classified papers, say critics: Daily Mail
Glen Owen And Brendan Carlin

Should Cornish be taught in English schools?: Western Morning News
Mike Bramhall

Britain to reopen embassy in Iran on Bobby Sands Street (Aug 20): Belfast Telegraph

Saturday, August 22

Adams – IRA not involved in killing of Kevin McGuigan: The Irish Times
Amanda Ferguson and Fiach Kelly

IRA's structure activated at will, says police union: Belfast Telegraph
Deborah McAleese

Sinn Féin on the run after IRA terror cell claims rock the North: Irish Independent
Philip Ryan

IRA may still be active in Northern Ireland, Minister claims: The Irish Times

Kevin McGuigan murder – IRA 'co-operated' with Action Against Drugs: BBC
Vincent Kearney

RAAD style execution leads DUP to call for IRA audit: Londonderry Sentinel

SDLP silent on 'exclusion motion' against Sinn Fein: The News Letter
Tina Calder

Frances Fitzgerald – Speculation on Kevin McGuigan murder 'not helpful' to police probe: Irish Independent

IRA involvement in Kevin McGuigan murder of 'great concern' to officers: Belfast Telegraph
Jonathan Bell

SF figure dubs police the 'RUC/PSNI': The News Letter

Manner of McGuigan killing suggests IRA involvement: Irish News
Allison Morris

Finger pointing at the IRA: UTV
Brian Rowan

Provo command's own probe of 'Jock' killing condemned McGuigan to death: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

No, they haven't gone away – IRA leadership still rules crime world: Irish Independent
Tom Brady

Kevin McGuigan murder – PSNI knew for 10 years the IRA had not gone away: Belfast Live
Jilly Beattie

Robinson takes a minimal approach on IRA repercussions: Irish News
Newton Emerson

Provisional IRA may have left stage, but not theatre: The Irish Times
Ed Moloney

Commissioner scored own goal by dodging questions on PIRA's existence: Irish Independent
Paul Williams

No real prospect of Stormont floundering: Irish News
John Manley

Question in wake of Kevin McGuigan murder – Have Provisional IRA gone away?: The Irish Times

Law of the gun jeopardises peace: Belfast Telegraph

An active PIRA would be an appalling vista: Irish Examiner

Loyalists to hold republican parade protests: Irish News

'Number of breaches' at Rasharkin parade, Sinn Fein claims: Irish News
John Monaghan

UVF flag on signal box should be removed immediately: Irish News

Declassified Files – Months after 'never, never never', Paisley talked to back-channel: The News Letter
Sam McBride

NI 1987 State papers – Paisley broke unionist 'no rates' campaign: BBC
Éamon Phoenix

Ian Paisley 'refused to say' how he intercepted Irish official's letter: The Irish Times

Kissinger lobbyist link: Belfast Telegraph

Declassified files – Security services gave NIO intelligence on unionist views: The News Letter
Sam McBride

NI 1987 state papers – Divis flats demolition would have 'undermined' Provisional IRA support: BBC
Éamon Phoenix

West Belfast poet doubted Sinn Féin's ability to advise on Irish language: The Irish Times

Priest's anger at prison ban on speaking in Irish: Irish News

Declassified Files – Hume said there was absolutely no prospect of a united Ireland: The News Letter
Sam McBride

McGuigan killing raises questions about Rising commemorations: The Irish Times
Stephen Collins

Prepare for competing Rising commemorations: Irish News
Patrick Murphy

Gay men could not join the Orange Order – Grand Master: Impartial Reporter
Rodney Edwards

Orange Order historian disputes gay rights campaigner Peter Tatchell's claim that King Billy was bisexual: Belfast Telegraph
David Young

The papal nuncio on Catholic challenges: The Irish Times
Patsy McGarry

Controversy over Casement is yet another failure on Sinn Fein's watch: Belfast Telegraph
Nelson McCausland

Friday, August 21

Further arrest in murder probe as PIRA link investigated: UTV

Sinn Féin risks exclusion from NI assembly after suspected PIRA killing: The Guardian
Henry McDonald

Kevin McGuigan – Peter Robinson in warning over ex-IRA man's murder in Belfast: BBC

Stormont teeters as parties demand terror clarification: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

Sinn Féin MLA denies Provisional IRA link in McGuigan murder: The Irish Times
Amanda Ferguson

Kevin McGuigan murder suspect tried to run from house with pistol, court told: Belfast Telegraph
David Young

Shankill bomber to seek compensation for arrest: The Irish Times
Amanda Ferguson

Ambiguity gives republicans wriggle room: Irish News
John Manley

McGuigan murder – Glare of spotlight now falls on republicans: The News Letter

Stormont leaders' body language suggests all may not be lost yet: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

Who are Action Against Drugs?: Irish News
John Monaghan

Provos still getting away with murder, no change there: Belfast Telegraph
Suzanne Breen

Gerry Adams' silence on Kevin McGuigan murder is deafening: Belfast Telegraph
Eilis O'Hanlon

IRA involvement in murder a problem for Sinn Fein: Irish News

Public want justice to be done: Belfast Telegraph

Weekend republican parade must clear Clifton Street on time to avoid clash with Royal Black: Belfast Media
David Whelan

SDLP's Claire Hanna – Why I didn't mention my replacement on council was my husband: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Alleged rioter who 'bared backside' at police granted bail: The Irish Times
Alan Erwin

Historical Investigations Unit – Relatives get meeting after being left in dark: Belfast Telegraph
Lyra McKee

Troubles victims' families want to know who murdered them and why, says MP: Belfast Telegraph
Brian Rowan

Operation Motorman – New evidence in Troubles killing: Derry Journal
Eamon Sweeney

Soldiers killed in bomb attack remembered as plaque unveiled: Belfast Telegraph
Mark Winter

NI state papers – Changes to length of time before publication: BBC
Éamon Phoenix

Declassified files – Many prison files still closed for decades: The News Letter
Sam McBride

Declassified files – Thatcher thought she could 'solve the Irish problem' with accord: The News Letter
Sam McBride

Margaret Thatcher ruled out joint rule of North with Dublin: Irish Examiner
Michael McHugh

1987 files – How recaptured Maze escapees, including Gerry Kelly, planned second breakout at trial: Belfast Telegraph
Adrian Rutherford

Declassified files – Tom King told to avoid media over Anglo-Irish Agreement: The News Letter
Sam McBride

British diplomats in US lobbied against fair employment campaign: The Irish Times

Margaret Thatcher was advised to ditch Irish language over fears of polarising communities: Daily Mirror
Ben Glaze

Dublin pressure on Irish language drew mixed response: The Irish Times

NI office saw Haughey as 'pragmatic with few scruples': The Irish Times
Éamon Phoenix

Nama probe being stymied, says Stormont inquiry chief: Belfast Telegraph
Shane Phelan

NAMA scandal – Jamie Bryson promises 'explosive, career-ending evidence': The News Letter

No need for militarism in a peaceful present: Irish Independent

Thursday, August 20

TUV – State IRA role in murder of Kevin McGuigan: The News Letter

Heavy police presence at Short Strand funeral of murdered republican Kevin McGuigan: Belfast Media
Francesca Ryan

Murder detectives charge man over gun find: Irish News
Allison Morris

Shankill bomber released after questioning on McGuigan murder: The Irish Times
Amanda Ferguson

Calls to revoke licence of IRA bomber after new arrest: Irish Independent
Deborah McAleese

Republicans unconvinced Kevin McGuigan was Jock trigger man (Aug 18): Sunday World
Paula Mackin

Kevin McGuigan murder – Word on street says it was the IRA... but Chief Constable Hamilton needs proof: Belfast Telegraph
Brian Rowan

More blood could spill on the streets: Irish News
Allison Morris

North justice in the dock after McGuigan killing: The Irish Times
Eamonn McCann

Low murder conviction rate needs to be challenged: Irish News
Newton Emerson

Newtownabbey sectarian graffiti has probably worked – PUP: The News Letter

Rasharkin residents call for parade re-route: Irish News
Connla Young

Finlay blasts Parades Commission over Ballymaconnelly: Ballymoney Times
Una Culkin

Former UDA man Glenn Barr reveals blueprint to help resolve bonfires issues: Belfast Telegraph
Eamonn Macdermott

Glengormley residents welcome Somme mural in place of UVF gunmen: The News Letter

Uncle of Quinn brothers receives death threat: Irish News

Old police documents recovered for inquest of young Catholic postal worker shot dead by UDA in 2002: Belfast Telegraph
Joanne Sweeney

Ryan pals set to converge on city for anniversary: The Herald (Ireland)
Ken Foy

Truth recovery must not cause further harm: Irish News
Allison Morris

No soldiers traced over Ballymurphy massacre: UTV

Miami Showband to play at local festival: Banbridge Leader

A few positives to feel good about: Belfast Telegraph

Jamie Bryson could give evidence to Nama probe: Irish News
John Manley

Gay Christian couple in battle to overturn same-sex marriage ban: Belfast Telegraph
Laura Abernethy

SDLP challenged on gay stance as SF readies new vote: The News Letter

Low corporation tax not the answer for Northern success: Irish Independent
Tom Healy

Sinn Fein's parade in Dublin like a bad day in Belfast, says councillor: Belfast Telegraph
Greg Harkin

Irish Easter Rising centenary to be marked in Gwynedd: BBC

Senior gardaí hold secret talks amid growing disquiet in force: Irish Independent
Jim Cusack and Tom Brady

Independence would leave Scotland £7bn worse off, oil forecasts show: The Guardian
Severin Carrell

Jeremy Corbyn's too close to Sinn Fein to be Labour leader, warns relative of IRA hunger striker: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

Wednesday, August 19

Shankill bomber arrested over murder of Kevin McGuigan: Irish News
Allison Morris

Funeral of father-of-nine Kevin McGuigan gunned down in suspected IRA feud takes place: Irish Independent

Kevin McGuigan murder – Two firearms recovered by detectives: Belfast Telegraph

Unionists ask for respect at parade: Ballymoney Times

Will we ever get away from belligerent marches? (Jul 28): Derry Journal
Norman Hamill

UUP slam attempts to create Newtownabbey 'sectarian ghetto': Belfast Telegraph
Jonathan Bell

Newtownabbey graffiti 'bid to deter Protestants' from Felden area: BBC

Felden housing scheme could still be genuinely mixed: The News Letter

Imagine what is achievable if more of us left trenches (Jul 7): Belfast Telegraph
Gail Walker

Victims' families betrayed again: Belfast Telegraph

Police pursue bonfire arrests: Derry Journal
Catherine Doran

Gerry Adams' cousin Kevin Hannaway is granted bail pending IRA trial: Belfast Telegraph
Ruaidhri Giblin

Ardoyne riot accused banned from area: The News Letter

Omagh bombing – lawyers for Seamus Daly ponder witness quiz in bid to halt trial: Belfast Telegraph

August 1969 and where we are now: Derry Journal

Pat Hume speaks of loyalist threats and dark days: Londonderry Sentinel
Kevin Mullan

Accused loses challenge to handover of data to NI authorities: The Irish Times
Ray Managh

Terror claims uncertainty helps put NIO £2m in red: The News Letter

Council defends using City Hall for Sinn Féin military re-enactment: Irish Independent
Niall O'Connor

It is time to bury legacy of division – A coalition of the centre (Aug 12): Irish Examiner

Calls for RTE to clarify why Northern Ireland app users are being asked to pay for content: Belfast Telegraph

Replica police vehicle turning heads in Dublin (Aug 9): The News Letter

Cushnahan was present at Nama talks on assets in North, records reveal: Irish Independent
Shane Phelan and Simon Rowe

For Northern Ireland people the prospect of five more years' Tory austerity is very worrying: Belfast Telegraph
Andy Burnham

Corbyn would be 'big mistake' for British Labour, Rabbitte says: The Irish Times
Mary Minihan

Tuesday, August 18

Three arrested in former IRA man Kevin McGuigan murder investigation: Irish Independent
Michael McHugh

Witness reported 'sighting' of McGuigan to former IRA members: Irish News
Allison Morris

Kevin McGuigan murder – Dad-of-nine had told his family what he expected them to do if he was killed: Belfast Live
Jilly Beattie and Maurice Fitzmaurice

Kevin McGuigan murder – Wreaths left outside Short Strand home of shooting victim: Belfast Telegraph

Kevin McGuigan murder – Killer threatened to shoot woman when they collided as he fled bloody scene: Belfast Live
Jilly Beattie

Lawlessness plaguing our city: Belfast Telegraph

A zombie Assembly would be final, cruellest insult for Peter Robinson: The News Letter
Alex Kane

Why the EU vote could drive Catholic unionists towards Sinn Fein and a united Ireland: Belfast Telegraph
Malachi O'Doherty

Derry poppy burning on bonfire 'a particular low' – DUP: Belfast Telegraph
Jonathan Bell

'Poppy burners are hate criminals': Londonderry Sentinel

Police investigate bonfire poppy wreath burning: Irish News
Seamus McKinney

DUP glad with 'quiet night': Londonderry Sentinel

Funding for an alternative to bonfires needed: Derry Journal

Shameful bonfire displays on both sides of divide: Irish News

Pro-IRA graffiti in Newtownabbey warns Protestants will be 'bombed, burnt-out and shot': Belfast Live
Chris Kilpatrick

Sinister graffiti threat at new housing scheme condemned as 'despicable': Newtownabbey Times

Bombers 'tracked parcel' sent to Palace Barracks: UTV
Sharon O'Neill

Palace Barracks – DUP calls for a review of security after blast: BBC
Mark Simpson

'Hooded Man' charged with assisting IRA granted bail: Irish Examiner
Ruaidhrí Giblin

Omagh bomb families seek meeting with Taoiseach: Irish Independent
Caroline Crawford

New Troubles commission won't name murderers: Belfast Telegraph
Brian Rowan and Deborah McAleese

Cost of violence at North parades should be borne by organisers: The Irish Times
Patsy McGarry

Patrick Kielty's grace in dealing with father's killing commendable: Belfast Telegraph

Intimidation as child helped Martin McAleese reach out to loyalists: The Irish Times
Patsy McGarry

Sport NI 'dragging its feet' in boxers dispute: The News Letter

Only A Game? – Alan Parry, 'Londonderry' and James McClean: Derry Journal
Andrew Quinn

SDLP produces series of videos to mark 45th anniversary: The News Letter

This Sinn Féin senator went slightly off-message today:
Hugh O'Connell

Andy Burnham would allow Labour candidates to stand in Northern Ireland: The Guardian
Henry McDonald

Corbyn – I'm a Socialist not a Unionist: The Herald
Michael Settle

Left wing has limited appeal in north: Irish News
Fionnuala O Connor

Monday, August 17

McGuigan murder weapon may have been part of IRA stash: Irish News
Simon Cunningham

'Grave concern justice will be trumped for political process': The News Letter
Gemma Murray

Kevin McGuigan's son says dad 'will stay in his heart': Belfast Telegraph
Adrian Rutherford

Dead working-class victims don't count as deal breakers: (from the Sunday Life)
Suzanne Breen

Martin McGuinness and George Hamilton debate – Meeting of minds good for the future (Aug 10): Belfast Telegraph
Brian Rowan

Man to be prosecuted over racist material placed on Eleventh bonfire: Belfast Live
Maurice Fitzmaurice

Council apologises over bonfire info request response: Irish News
Brendan Hughes

Poppy wreath and Union Flags burned on Londonderry bonfires: The News Letter
Gemma Murray

Orange Order anger at 'hate crime' as thugs snap hall's Union flagpole: Belfast Telegraph

Police probe sectarian link to clashes: Irish News
Andrea McKernon

Dissident bomb suspect's Love/Hate bail date (Aug 4): Sunday Life
Patricia Devlin

Omagh bomb anniversary – Families' tears at emotional service 17 years on: Belfast Telegraph
Nevin Farrell

Birmingham Six Paddy Hill says 'there may not be time for justice but there will always be time for truth' (Aug 10): Birmingham Mail
Andy Richards

The future is more unpredictable than ever (Aug 11): Derry Journal
Norman Hamill

Many still cling to misguided ideas of the men of 1916: Belfast Telegraph
Ruth Dudley Edwards

Time to redefine what nationalism means: Irish News
Tom Kelly

Casement, like Red Sky, farce no one's to blame for (Aug 12): Belfast Telegraph
Eamonn McCann

Stormont – Request for minutes of ministerial sub-group was refused (Aug 12): Derry Journal
Eamon Sweeney

Nama body discussed loan link to politicians: Belfast Telegraph
Simon Rowe

Pastor McConnell had chance to avoid court (Aug 11): Belfast Telegraph
Wes Holmes

Jeremy Corbyn – will a pro Irish Republican lead the British Labour Party?: Irish Voice/
Cahir O'Doherty

We Tories are in a state of disbelief about Jeremy Corbyn: Daily Telegraph
Boris Johnson

Sunday, August 16

Provos who shot man 'murdered another last year': Sunday Independent
Jim Cusack

Chief Constable faces big call that could ultimately decide Stormont's future: Belfast Telegraph
Brian Rowan

Words are now deemed more deadly than bullets: Sunday Independent
Eilis O'Hanlon

Barracks bomb 'marks worrying development': UTV

Palace Barracks breach boosts dissident republicans after a series of setbacks: Belfast Telegraph
Henry McDonald

British-Irish Council – What a waste of time and money!: Manx Independent
Bernard Moffatt

Pat Catney declines DUP nomination: Ulster Star

Pathetic politics behind grounding of aviation open days (Aug 5): Belfast Telegraph

Omagh man 'won't be intimidated' by attacks: Ulster Herald

Union Flag stolen from Coleraine Orange Hall: The News Letter
Gemma Murray

Young woman with baby in dramatic riot pic takes legal advice over accusations (Aug 14): Belfast Media
David Whelan

North Belfast – Fight involving 20 youths armed with knives and sticks: BBC

Paddy Hill claims IRA terrorist took a 10 minute bus ride to a bar before raising alarm about Birmingham pub bombs (Aug 9): Birmingham Mail
Andy Richards

Birmingham bombings arrests showed me how risky it had become just to have an Irish accent: Belfast Telegraph
Malachi O'Doherty

IRA 'behind killing' of Catholic man (42): Portadown Times

August 1969-where we are now?: Derry Journal
Eamon Sweeney

Forget about your politics, Irish language belongs to us all (Aug 4): Belfast Telegraph
Julian de Spainn

Simon Harris interview – 'Do we want the "terrorist" Gerry Adams in Cabinet? No, we don't': Sunday Independent
Daniel McConnell

Why Fianna Fáil should consider coalition with Fine Gael (Aug 15): The Irish Times
Stephen Collins

Religious monopoly on schools has no place in a republic (Aug 11): Irish Independent
Rob Sadlier

No-one knows the Troubles BBC NI has seen in fight for independence: Belfast Telegraph
Maurice Hayes

Observe the sons and daughters of Ulster in all their guises (Aug 15): The Irish Times
Frank Miller

We don't need the union jack on Team GB's kit – it's ugly and divisive: The Guardian
Jonathan Jones

It's now up to the Conservatives to save the Union. But will they try? (Aug 14): Daily Telegraph
Laurence Dodds

Could New Zealanders be ditching the Union Jack for this flag? It's on a list of 40 choices (Aug 10):
Rónán Duffy


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