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Saturday, July 31

Unionist Parties In Row Over Who's Partying With SF: The News Letter
Stephen Dempster

Blair Must Focus On Real Obstacle To Peace: Derry Journal

Police In Clear: The News Letter
Joanne Lowry

Call For Forensic Laboratory Inquiry: Derry Journal

'Double standards' in terror fight: UTV Internet

Libya Told Of Price Paid For IRA Arms: The News Letter
Stephen Dempster

Singing along with the Provos: (from the News Letter, Jul 29)
Suzanne Breen

Residents seek new decision on parade: Belfast Telegraph
Ashleigh Wallace

Antebellum Antrim Town - still a cold house for Catholics and a fridge freezer for Irish Republicans: The Blanket
Sean Mc Aughey

St Paisley's discipline record is hard to ignore: (from the Irish News, Jul 29)
Newton Emerson

The Bigots Will Never Beat Us: (from the Daily Mirror, Jul 28)
Jim Dee

NI prison stamps down on wearing of football shirts: UTV Internet

Inquiry plans are 'one sided': (from the Irish News, Jul 29)

Omagh Families In Court: The News Letter
Anne Palmer

Plea for cross-border inquiry on bombings: UTV Internet

Coroner awaiting gardai findings in murder case: (from the Irish News, Jul 29)
Valerie Robinson

Clinton's praise for Unionists: Belfast Telegraph
Sean O'Driscoll

Iraq contract under fire: Irish World
Tom Griffin

Ireland catching up, not yet overtaking: Irish World
Tom Griffin

Friday, July 30

Collusion may hit talks - SF: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

IMC is nothing more than a tool of the NIO: (from the Irish News, Jul 28)
Brian Feeney

Parade was lawful, police acted correctly, riots were inexcusable: (from the Irish News, Jul 28)
Fred Cobain

Sinn Fein office search 'not political': BBC

Bill offered to spare Irish facing deportation: Newark Star Ledger (Jul 28)
Ana M. Alaya

Dems - more on Ireland to come: Irish Echo
Ray O'Hanlon

Politics with an Irish accent: Los Angeles Times
Anne-Marie O'Connor

Angry response to Cahill tribute: (from the Irish News, Jul 28)
Sharon O'Neill

Analysis - A republican's republican: Irish Echo
Paul Colgan

Sir Reg lays into DUP over victims: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Compulsory Voting Aids Democracy: The News Letter

Commission set up to investigate bombings 'a disappointment': Irish Independent
Gene McKenna

Inquiry to examine Garda handling of 1974 bombs: The Irish Times
Mark Hennessy

Evidence in Kelly murder missing, claims solicitor: Impartial Reporter

SF man in warning on attacks: Belfast Telegraph

Thursday, July 29

SDLP hits at talks agenda: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Even-Handed Approach By USA Needed: The News Letter

Commission 'did not make deal with UDA': (from the Irish News, Jul 27)
Maeve Connolly

Police Blockade For Band Parade: The News Letter
Philip Bradfield

Driver whose car blocked parade 'not questioned': (from the Irish News, Jul 27)
Sharon O'Neill

UVF denies forcing family to flee town: Belfast Telegraph
Jonathan McCambridge

Gardai probe possible IRA link to arms cache on river island: Irish Independent
Tom Felle

New Sinn Fein And The Schomberg Society: The Blanket
Martin Cunningham

Troubles' Victims Offered Support: The News Letter

SDLP man to be disciplined over racist remark: UTV Internet

Religious hate law requires right approach: (from the Irish World, Jul 23)
Paul Donovan

INLA targets north Belfast drug kings: Sunday Life (Jul 25)
Ciaran McGuigan

Widow recalls councillor’s disappearance: (from the Irish News, Jul 27)
William Scholes

Scheme saved 23 from paramilitary beatings: Belfast Telegraph

Wednesday, July 28

Officials a threat to peace, Adams warns: The Scotsman
Hamis MacDonnell

Blair and Ahern to hold new North talks: RTE

'Official opposition' role for SF - Unionist: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Hay Should Apologise: Derry Journal

Yet Another Terrorist Gets Off The Hook: The News Letter

Sparks Fly As Donaldson And Nesbitt Clash: Derry Journal

Don't threaten progress made: (from the Irish News, Jul 26)

Peaceful Parade Vital: Derry Journal

Thousands mourn republican leader: Boston Herald
Jim Dee

Sinn Fein's top brass in last salute to Cahill: Irish Independent
Louise McCall and Alan Erwin

Fury as Reynolds praises 'remarkable' IRA chief: Irish Examiner
Alan Erwin

Cahill's death to mark end of era?: Belfast Telegraph

Tributes paid to Cahill at Kerry funding event: Belfast Telegraph
Sean O'Driscoll

Kerry told to 'get real' over NI: UTV Internet

Kerry Statement Is Nonsense: Irish Voice/ (Jul 21)
Niall O'Dowd

Standing up for democratic rights: Belfast Telegraph (Jul 24)

Almost Another Bloody Sunday: Irish Voice/ (Jul 21)

UDA boss bridging the golf between traditions: Sunday Life (Jul 25)

Miscarriages of Justice: The Blanket (Jul 9)
Martin Cunningham

Invitations should be given freely: (from the Irish News, Jul 26)
Roy Garland

SDLP on verge of financial crisis: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

A historic turning point but the road ahead was hard: (from the Irish News, Jul 26)
Barry McCaffrey

Tuesday, July 27

Invites out for peace process summit: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Anti-drugs activists get ‘IRA’ death threats: Irish Examiner (Jul 26)
Cormac O’Keeffe

Kerry vows peace moves backing: Belfast Telegraph

Anti-bomb device seized by rioters: Sunday Life (Jul 25)
Alan Murray

Terror ruling may spark PSNI probe: Belfast Telegraph
Chris Thornton

Curious case of Gareth O'Connor: Belfast Telegraph
Chris Thornton

Terrorist who killed soldier to be free in months: Daily Telegraph
Chris Boffey and Nick Britten

Court order against ex-soldier: BBC

Mum slams Restorick 'gagging': Belfast Telegraph
Jonathan McCambridge

Thousands attend Cahill funeral in Belfast: RTE

Gun attack 'not sectarian': BBC

SF in rights battle to law lords: Irish Independent

SF welcomes murder probe: Belfast Telegraph
Brendan McDaid

Goodwill Flag Plan: The News Letter

UDA flags response to march decision: Belfast Telegraph
Ashleigh Wallace

Twelfth a TV ratings winner: Sunday Life (Jul 25)

Nine flee as loyalist gang storms house: Belfast Telegraph
Maureen Coleman

Family have 'no faith' in Garda inquiry: (from the Irish News, Jul 22)
Roddy McGregor

War Of Words Over FIFA's Gaelic Claim: The News Letter
Billy Kennedy

Catholic threat over schooling: Scotland on Sunday (Jul 25)
Yakub Qureshi and Eddie Barnes

Monday, July 26

Two burglaries give snapshot of Northern Ireland: Boston Herald
Jim Dee

Fear we go again: Sunday Life (Jul 25)
Alan Murray

Unionists ready to guarantee devolved government: The Independent
Jeffrey Donaldson

So what's the future for the poor relation?: (from the Irish News, Jul 24)
James Kelly

Kelly lodges complaint over Ardoyne riot: RTE

Provos suspected Scap for TEN years: Sunday Life (Jul 25)
Stephen Breen

Time to correct a case of homeland absurdity: Pittsburgh Post Gazette (Jul 17)
Dennis Roddy

Durkan briefing in US: UTV Internet

Officials to meet collusion probe families: Sunday Life (Jul 25)

Families flee after attack: BBC

Carrickfergus attack claim: UTV Internet

INLA's chilling threat to gun victim: Sunday Life (Jul 25)
Ciaran McGuigan

A view of the past may aid the future: (from the Irish News, Jul 23)
William Graham

Joe Cahill, IRA leader in both war, peace: Boston Globe (Jul 25)
Kevin Cullen

Joe Cahill: The Guardian
Chris Ryder

Cahill's life 'like a Hollywood movie': BBC
Mark Simpson

Imperial measures: The Guardian

Sunday, July 25

Nationalist fury at IMC report: Sunday Business Post
Paul T. Colgan

'Crunch time' for process is coming: (from the Irish News)
William Graham

Hopes are high but old habits are hard to break: Belfast Telegraph
Barry White

McDowell discusses 'shared future': Sunday Independent
Willie Kealy

Why me?: Belfast Telegraph
Brendan McDaid

Police reform gamble paying off: (from the Belfast Telegraph, Jul 22)
Brian Walker

Ombudsman report could pose threat to Northern talks: Sunday Business Post
Paul T Colgan

Flag forums 'best way to tackle terror banners scourge': Belfast Telegraph
Claire Regan

Mandelson's comeback leaves a sour taste in nationalist North: Sunday Business Post
Sean Mac Carthaigh

Frazer's fury at prosecution decision: Sunday Life (Jul 18)

IRA victims attack plans for movie on hunger-striker: Belfast Telegraph

Call for bonfire licences: BBC

Signal of new powers for parades body welcomed: (from the Irish News)

Former IRA man to remain in US prison: Belfast Telegraph
Sean O'Driscoll

Call to monitor Irish police: BBC

Former SDLP stalwart takes over FF cumann in North: Sunday Business Post
Eamonn MacDermott

Cahill, veteran of IRA, dies at 84: Independent on Sunday
Andy McSmith

Have a holiday in hell: The Observer
Henry McDonald

Dermot Ahern lashes Sinn Fein economic policy: Sunday Independent
Jody Corcoran

Security phone gaffes revealed: Scotland on Sunday
Brian Brady

Saturday, July 24

Dates set for fresh round of party talks: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

'New reality must bring new realism': (from the Irish News)
William Graham

Unionists Will Guarantee Stability - DUP: The News Letter

S.F. says NIO is "out of control": Irish Echo
Anne Cadwallader

Sinn Fein MP's Fury At IMC: Derry Journal

Peer claims democratic 'veto' held by Sinn Fein: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

NI politics set for romantic ending?: BBC
Gareth Gordon

Parades law may be toughened - Murphy: (from the Irish News)
William Graham

Unionist in toilet jibe at parades storm: Belfast Telegraph
Brendan McDaid

City 'Boys' Parade Row Now Brewing: Derry Journal

Troops Removed In Security Scare: The News Letter
Ian Graham And Gary Kelly

Security breach statement demands: UTV Internet

Stop The Attacks On Ramsey: Derry Journal

Nuala attack: (from the Belfast Telegraph, Jul 22)
Brian Walker

Police Reserve Needed To Combat Terror: The News Letter

Kerry is blasted for 'bland' speech on Ulster: Belfast Telegraph
Sean O'Driscoll

Shooting Victim Given 48 Hours To Leave Country: Derry Journal
Bernie Mullen

Death of veteran republican: UTV Internet

Out of the Ashes arose the Um, Ah, Equality Agenda: The Blanket
Mags Glennon

Memorial to 1970s bomb attack victims ‘the first step’: Irish Examiner
Paul O’Brien and Louise Hogan

Council rejects bid to review its name: Belfast Telegraph
Brendan McDaid

Name change 'to be met with generosity': (from the Irish News)
Seamus McKinney

'Epic struggle' to make prison drama: BBC
Diarmaid Fleming

Friday, July 23

We can do deal if arms go - DUP: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Peace process needs real progress - Blair: UTV Internet

MP slams plan to cut army in Ulster: Belfast Telegraph
Gary Grattan

Reassignment is not demilitarisation - SF: (from the Irish News)
Maeve Connolly

MPs put spotlight on Policing Board's role: Belfast Telegraph
Michael McHugh

I'm Not Biased Insists O'Loan: The News Letter
Stephen Dempster

Mass cards with white powder a 'sick stunt': Irish Independent
Louise McCall

Storm over SF Derry parades motion: Belfast Telegraph
Brendan McDaid

Mea Culpa, Mea Culpa, Mea Maxima Culpa: The Blanket
Dolours Price

Soldiers quizzed over missing documents: UTV Internet

Comments on unity rejected: (from the Irish News)
Roddy McGregor

Restorick intelligence failings to be probed: Belfast Telegraph
Chris Thornton

Electoral patterns are universal: (from the Irish News)
Jude Collins

Why is the British taxpayer supporting a Sinn Fein newspaper group?: The Spectator
Stephen Glover

Media group refused £3m 'British handout': (from the Irish News)

Integrated schools appeal by Mowlam: Belfast Telegraph (Jul 21)
Kathryn Torney

North foes unite to condemn latest racial attack: Irish Independent
Louise McCall

Work it out: Irish Independent (Jul 22)

Thursday, July 22

Britain plans further cut in North troops: Irish Examiner
Ian Graham

Review hits NI troop levels: BBC

Allow Army To Continue With Role In Ulster: The News Letter

Pace to peace needs upgrade: (from the Irish News)

Orangemen Praised For Breaking UUP Link: The News Letter

Critics mock Kelly's actions in Ardoyne: Irish Echo
Paul Colgan

Trojan horse should not pass through: (from the Irish News)
Brian Feeney

PSNI 'must uphold parades rulings': BBC

White powder sent to SDLP: BBC

Ramsey daughter targeted in spray attack: Belfast Telegraph
Sarah Brett

UK spies in the Gardai: (from The People, Jul 19)
Greg Harkin

Collusion - a wound still festers in North's psyche: Irish Echo
Ray O'Hanlon

SF takes MP funds fight to Lords: UTV Internet

Soldiers transferred during probe: BBC

Police remove 150 paramilitary flags: UTV Internet

Republican Sinn Féin joins U.S. terror list: Irish Echo
Ray O'Hanlon

Omagh bombing suspect appears in court: RTE

Bowing to the British when it suits: (from the News Letter)
Suzanne Breen

Derry man new face of FF in the north: (from the Irish News)
Seamus McKinney

Our Northern cousins are the poor relations . . . but they enjoy life: Irish Independent
Aideen Sheehan

Sinn Féin to oppose EU as military superpower: Irish Examiner
Dan McGinn

IRA apologists should take a step back before wailing wall: Belfast Telegraph

Bertie in EU Irish push: Irish Examiner

EU move on Irish welcomed by AOH chief: Irish Echo
Anne Cadwallader

Wrongly convicted man ‘needs an apology’: Irish Examiner
Evelyn Ring

Wednesday, July 21

Number of troops 'abnormal': The Guardian
Angelique Chrisafis

British troops still in danger from North terrorists, commission says: Irish Independent
Tom Brady, Gene McKenna and Louise McCall

Tackle security establishment, SF tells Blair: Irish Examiner
Dan McGinn

Finding a way round Lurgan the road block: (from the Irish News)
Sharon O'Neill

Call to strengthen parade powers: BBC

‘Intransigence and threats’ rewarded by commission: (from the Irish News)
Gerry Adams

Letter to Billy: (from, Jul 19)
Danny Morrison

The Paravisional Alliance: The Blanket
Anthony McIntyre

Derry mayor offers to host July march dialogue: Belfast Telegraph
Sarah Brett

A favourable forecast with a fond farewell: (from the Irish News, Jul 19)
William Graham

Prophets without honour in their own country?: Belfast Telegraph (Jul 19)

Loyalists blamed for gun attack: BBC

Attacks on 50 NI prison officers: UTV Internet

Name Of City Is Officially Derry - SF: Derry Journal

Security leak names 'should be warned': Belfast Telegraph
Chris Thornton

Image Expert 'Hired To Aid Paramilitaries': The News Letter
Gemma Murray

CIRA implicated in 'punishment shooting': Belfast Telegraph
Brian Hutton

Detained man from Belfast to go home soon: Philadelphia Inquirer (Jul 20)
Joseph A. Slobodzian

Living along Ireland's borderline: BBC

Patten, Hayes should review Garda Síochána, says Labour: Irish Examiner
Cormac O'Keeffe

Sinn Fein Stay Out Of 'Kill IRA Men' Row: Derry Journal

Tuesday, July 20

Despite long peace process, marching season peril remains: Boston Herald (Jul 19)
Jim Dee

Party rivals 'whipping up crisis over parades': Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Images of violence will deter investors: (from the Irish News)
William Graham

Police told to snub O'Loan watchdog: Belfast Telegraph
Michael McHugh

Marching season pits Irish past against future: Boston Herald (Jul 19)
Paul Murphy

We’re still just tribes at war...: (from the Irish News)
Roy Garland

Inching towards a more normal society: Belfast Telegraph

NI troop levels 'still high': BBC

Cuts In Army Must Not Hurt Role In Ulster: The News Letter

Former PIRA member returning to N. Ireland: Philadelphia Inquirer (Jul 19)
Joseph A. Slobodzian

Ireland language bid set to cause friction: Belfast Telegraph
Stephen Castle

We will kill you with your own gun, UFF warns Adair: Sunday Life (Jul 18)

New probe over SF councillor's murder: Belfast Telegraph
Brian Hutton

Pope merits acclaim of all: (from the Irish News)

UK officials interrogating Irish at our main airport: Sunday Independent (Jul 18)
Liam Collins & Don Lavery

SF duo in euro pledge on unity: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Irish eyes would smile on a diamond: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (Jul 16)
Mike Prisuta

Monday, July 19

It's hardly fare - Public to pay the pricefor hire of bandsmen's buses!: Sunday Life

Sinn Féin cautious of parades talks pledge: (from the Irish News, Jul 17)
Sharon O'Neill

From Sinn-er to Saint: Sunday Life

Twelfth Night but not as the bard knew it: (from the Irish News, Jul 17)
James Kelly

Croppies No More: Irish Voice/
Niall O'Dowd

DUP dossier: Sunday Life

Sinn Féin attacks our analysis of its policies: Irish Examiner
Fionnán Sheahan

Top Provo bolts over tout claim: Sunday Life

Yes, Let's Do: The Blanket
George Young

Massacre relatives pose key questions: Sunday Life

Dynamism of North has lost out to violence - FitzGerald: Irish Independent
Anita Guidera

Former IRA Man Charged in Philly: Irish Voice/
Georgina Brennan

Wright to return to son's Maze murder scene: Sunday Life

Free Presbyterians plan to protest during historic visit: (from the Irish News, Jul 17)

Sunday, July 18

A bridge too far: The Observer
Henry McDonald

In Northern Ireland, 'anger' is supposed to excuse anything: Sunday Independent
Brendan O'Connor

UUP anger as bomber joins protest: (from the Irish News, Jul 16)

Sinn Fein protests cause traffic chaos: UTV Internet

Orangemen 'hypocrites for talking to loyalists': (from the Irish News, Jun 26)
Barry McCaffrey

Observe sons of Ulster jeering by the Boyne: Sunday Independent
Victoria Mary Clarke

A fresh look at the Twelfth: Belfast Telegraph
Alison Clarke

Sinn Fein dons coat of many colours: Sunday Independent
Joseph O'Malley

SDLP resignation call was 'reckless': Sunday Business Post
Paul T Colgan

Policing Board chairman faces barrage of criticism: (from the Irish News, Jul 16)
Sharon O'Neill

Political Policing: The Blanket
Anthony McIntyre

'Stormontgate' probe urged: Belfast Telegraph
Gary Grattan

Panic as 'terror bible' falls into hands of loyalists: The Observer
Henry McDonald

Dissident party to fight US ban: Belfast Telegraph
Sean O'Driscoll

Ex-gunrunner fights ban on rebel Sinn Fein: The Observer
Henry McDonald

Andytown News takes the shilling: Sunday Independent
Jim Cusack

Curb border smuggling call: Belfast Telegraph

Omagh bomb - new Garda probe needed: Belfast Telegraph
Michael McHugh

The Garda culture shock: Sunday Business Post

Churches 'did not do enough' during Troubles: Belfast Telegraph
Alf McCreary

Protestant churches divided over Papal visit: Belfast Telegraph

Green plea over Monarchy: UTV Internet

Escaping the inescapable: Sunday Business Post
Tom McGurk

If you're Irish, come into the flat: Sunday Independent
Brendan O'Connor

Shortage of priests forcing changes and Mass exodus: Limerick Leader
Mike Dwane

Saturday, July 17

Gerry Kelly in NIO attack: UTV Internet

Sinn Fein debates violence fallout: Belfast Telegraph

Police chief denies prejudging parades report: UTV Internet

Twelfth 'Less Tense': The News Letter
Richard Sherriff

Parades forum to meet residents: BBC

Recriminations: (from the Irish News, Jul 14)

Keep a lid on parades genie: Sunday Life (Jul 11)

Taoiseach hopes new Scottish-Irish relations hold the key to peace: Irish Post/

Stormont 'IRA spy ring' fallout to cost €150m: Irish Examiner
Ian Graham

Mowlam 'Rejected LVF Guns Handover': The News Letter
Stephen Dempster

Media 'jeopardising' release: (from the Irish News, Jul 15)
Valerie Robinson

DUP MP Donaldson to join SF MEP at West Belfast Festival: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Out From The Shadows: The Blanket
Anthony McIntyre

The whistleblower, the spy and the explosive tale of garda corruption: Irish Examiner
John Breslin

The slain garda and his son's long battle for the truth: Irish Independent

Republican Sinn Fein banned in US: Belfast Telegraph
Sean O'Driscoll

UDA victim 'insulted' by offer of £500: (from the Irish News, Jun 28)
Barry McCaffrey

Pope to visit 'most loyal' Irish flock: The Guardian
Angelique Chrisafis

Spring is likely date for historic first visit to North: Irish Independent
David Quinn

Northern Ireland kids visit Montana: Great Falls Tribune
Luella N. Brien

Friday, July 16

Trimble in clash over accord 'mistakes': Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

SDLP split over policing issue, claim Sinn Fein: UTV Internet

PSNI parade move creates problems for S.F., SDLP: Irish Echo

Orange Order accused of adding to Twelfth tension: (from the Irish News, Jul 13)
Barry McCaffrey

Proposed Ban 'Is Slur On RBP Name': The News Letter
Johnny Caldwell

Pressure mounts on Parades Commission: (from the Irish News)
Barry McCaffrey

Talks could end impasse: (from the Irish News, Jul 14)

Irish police planted bogus IRA weapons: The Guardian
Angelique Chrisafis

Storm breaks over system of policing: Irish Independent

Morris report - Gardaí must not be above the law: Irish Examiner

'I warned police on Greysteel': Belfast Telegraph
Sarah Brett

Picture of evil: Sunday Life (Jul 11)

US court to rule on ex-IRA man: Belfast Telegraph
Sean O'Driscoll

Irish to give Celtic language a 'craic' at EU recognition: The Herald
David Ross


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