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Monday, June 29

Victims 'don't trust political system': The News Letter
Gemma Murray

Flagship Northern Ireland anti-racist project faces shutdown: The Guardian
Henry McDonald

Sparks fly in debate over Mid Ulster bonfires as flags, rubbish and effigies banned: Mid Ulster Mail

Flag row distracts from real financial problems: Irish News
Claire Simpson

William McCrea – I won't rule out running for Westminster again (Jun 24): The News Letter

Housing body faces no action over second loyalist memorial: Irish News
Brendan Hughes

Paramilitaries in Derry 'would love to get hands on rape accused' (Jun 24): Mid Ulster Mail

Man released over Lenadoon bomb find: UTV

Police attacked by gang as petrol bomb and paint thrown at Clifton Street Orange Hall: Belfast Telegraph

Paint bombs thrown in Belfast sectarian attacks: UTV

Willie Frazer claims he was 'attacked on doorstep by IRA supporter': Belfast Telegraph
Rebecca Black

Most jail complaints 'from separated republicans' (Jun 24): UTV

Unionist failure on Protestant working class education (Jun 23): Irish News
Fionnuala O Connor

Ex-IRA prisoner questioned by Irish police: The Guardian
Henry McDonald

State helped perpetuate the Troubles, says McGuinness: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

More shadowy secrecy from Sinn Fein only reinforces its 'cult politics' tag (Jun 28): Sunday Independent
Mairia Cahill

Sinn Féin party blind-sided by ambition (Jun 27): Irish Examiner
Michael Clifford

Varadkar hits out at SF 'hypocrisy' over US corporate donations: The Irish Times
Paul Cullen

House forms the heart of Orangeism in Co Armagh (Jun 23): The News Letter

Love it or loathe it, the Orange tradition is part of what we are (Jun 26): Belfast Telegraph
Fionola Meredith

Orange museums are welcome additions to cultural scene in NI (Jun 25): The News Letter

Mystery of Stormont's missing millions of pounds: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Highest legal gun ownership in border: Irish Examiner
Sean McCarthaigh

Nelson McCausland – 'Jesus would be at risk of prosecution under the same law being used against Pastor James McConnell' (Jun 25): Belfast Telegraph
Sara Neill

Labour is running out of road but Sinn Fein is losing its allure (Jun 28): Sunday Independent
Paul Moran

Last-ditch attempt to stop Sinn Féin 'hijacking' 1916 centenary:
Órla Ryan

Irish in crisis – we need a New Deal to revitalise the language: The Irish Times
Conchúr Ó Giollagáin

RTÉ ringing the changes on Angelus (Jun 26): Irish Independent

The Dark Side of Twitter – Unionist trolls exposed: The Herald
Hannah Rodger

MPs urged to reject fiscal autonomy: Belfast Telegraph

Sunday, June 28

PSNI 'encouraged' by conduct during Whiterock parade: UTV

Bandswoman still suffering from 2013 Twelfth parade injuries (Jun 26): The News Letter
Mark Rainey

Orange Order banjaxed by Prince Charles visit (Jun 24): Irish News
Brian Feeney

Demonising Orange culture has fuelled attacks by youths: The News Letter

Unrepentant Wilson brands commissioner 'a wee wimp' (Jun 25): The News Letter

Thug comment a distraction (Jun 26): Irish News

UUP MLA selections have left some unhappy (Jun 25): The News Letter
Sam McBride

McCallister fraud suggestions 'laughable', says ex-colleague (Jun 26): The News Letter

Murals aren't tourist attractions, just loyalists marking territory (Jun 26): Belfast Telegraph
Laurence White

Man arrested after bomb discovered in west Belfast: The Irish Times
Amanda Ferguson

'Jock' Davison murder linked to Dublin gang: Sunday Independent
Jim Cusack

Bad news for SF as the dead still won't Disappear: Sunday Independent
Eilis O'Hanlon

Council affirms BS victim's innocence (Jun 26): Derry Journal

The agony of Maria McShane (Jun 22): Irish News

Trial of 'Satanic Islam' sermon pastor McConnell a travesty and a waste of money, says priest (Jun 24): Belfast Telegraph
Rebecca Black

Pastor McConnell's prosecution a 'witch-hunt' (Jun 26): Belfast Telegraph
Mick Hume

Protestant flute band makes its fleadh debut: Fermanagh Herald

Cross-border shambles as officers snub exchange plan: Sunday Independent
Jim Cusack

Remember violence. Don't glorify it (Jun 27): The Irish Times
William Devas

Flag flying is a toxic issue here so why add Gaza's to the mix? (Jun 27): The News Letter
Sandra Chapman

Sinn Fein's prized seat under threat in bitter row: Sunday Independent
Ralph Riegel

Support for Sinn Féin and Labour has taken a hit in latest Red C poll:
Michael Sheils McNamee

Sinn Fein in crisis as voters flee to Fine Gael and Fianna Fail: Sunday Independent
Jody Corcoran

All's changed, but there's still something '70s about Sinn Féin (Mar 18): Irish Examiner
Gerard Howlin

Here's how much Princes Charles' visit to Ireland cost the taxpayer:
Dan MacGuill

SNP warns Scotland could still vote for independence: The Observer
Toby Helm

The SNP won't admit the truth – on most things, Scots and English see eye to eye (Jun 26): Daily Telegraph
Fraser Nelson

'Queen's funding' claptrap debases the Unionist press still further: Sunday Herald
Ian Bell

Three Rangers fans fined for sectarian singing (Jun 24): The Scotsman

Children's FC Barca kits outsell Old Firm combined (Jun 21): Sunday Herald
Iain Smith

Saturday, June 27

SDLP supports Coleraine parade restrictions: Coleraine Times

Mayor – Somme parade judgement is 'shameful': Coleraine Times
Nichola Neill

No change as Orangemen meet Villiers: Portadown Times

Orange Order looks to Theresa Villiers for a move on marches: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

Sandy Row bonfire arson 'attack on Protestant culture': The News Letter
Gemma Murray

Another day... another bonfire goes up in flames after attack: Belfast Telegraph
Amanda Ferguson

Stormont's long hot summer spectacle will end in tears (Jun 23): Derry Journal
Norman Hamill

Welfare reform turning into a sham crisis: Irish News
Newton Emerson

Orange Order welcomes 'belated' police apology over Twelfth attack: The News Letter
Mark Rainey

Thugs who attacked Orange parade 'left to police themselves': Belfast Telegraph
Rebecca Black

Father's anguish over son's 2013 Orange parade 'nightmare': The News Letter
David Ervine

Paramilitary searches carried out: Coleraine Times

Power of paramilitaries in Northern Ireland still evident with latest figures on people being forced from their homes: The Irish Times

Alexandra Park – Backing for plan to remove section of 'peace fence': BBC
Robbie Meredith

Arrests of six IRA accused deemed unlawful by court: Irish Examiner
Alison O'Riordan

Two men charged in connection to investigation into dissident republican activity: Irish Independent

Murdered man's daughter tells of online death threats in sick troll campaign: Belfast Media
David Whelan

Northern Ireland's victims have waited long enough: Belfast Telegraph
Brian Rowan

Belfast High Court rejects call for Finucane inquiry: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Finucanes lose legal bid but vow – We won't give up: Irish News

Government position on Finucane inquiry 'remains unchanged': The Irish Times
Éanna Ó Caollaí

'Sadness and elation' as Disappeared bodies removed: Irish Independent
Ed Carty

Dolorus Price on driving the disappeared to the south: Irish News
Allison Morris

Who are the Disappeared?: The Irish Times
Colin Gleeson

Disappeared search must continue: Irish News

Trying to escape from a legacy of division: Irish Examiner

McCallister police probe centres on NI21 equipment: The News Letter
Sam McBride

McCallister denies wrongdoing as McCrea welcomes probe: Irish News
John Manley

Basil McCrea welcomes NI21 fraud probe and insists no party member is involved: Belfast Telegraph
Deborah McAleese

Sinn Féin portrayed me as a bully, says Cork councillor Kieran McCarthy: Irish Independent
Niall O'Connor and Ralph Riegel

Sinn Féin in emergency meetings: Irish Examiner
Fiachra Ó Cionnaith

Why 'opening up' Orange culture isn't as easy as it sounds: The Irish Times
Fionola Meredith

Border walkers pray for peace: Impartial Reporter

Territorial dispute costs local economy 'millions': Derry Journal

Answerable to no one, McAleese can now speak boldly (Jun 25): Irish Independent
Martina Devlin

What the Times wrote, what it once didn't write: Irish Echo
Ray O'Hanlon

Ancient Order of Hibernian president issues statement on passing of Mario Biaggi: Irish Voice/

Charleston church massacre recalls our own religious bigotry: Belfast Telegraph
Alf McCreary

Atheist Ireland criticises RTÉ's Angelus revamp (Jun 24): The Irish Times
Kitty Holland

Tunisia attack – Co-ordinated terrorist massacres echo Belfast's Bloody Friday: Belfast Telegraph

Cameron's shocking example of self-serving politics is the biggest threat to the Union (Jun 25): The Herald
Alistair Carmichael

No, the SNP isn't planning a 'republican insurrection'. Here's why (Jun 24): The Spectator
Eleni Courea

Friday, June 26

Sinn Fein accused of posturing as McGuinness clashes with Villiers: The News Letter

End posturing before the bailiffs arrive at the door: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

Nationalist parties are costing 50k jobs – DUP: Londonderry Sentinel

FAO Martin McGuinness – non-voters are not the same as voters: Belfast Telegraph
Bill White

We must stop considering ourselves 'special': Irish News
Alex Kane

Claire Hanna to replace McDonnell at Stormont: UTV
Ricky Thompson

PSNI apology – We failed to protect Orangemen from republican attack during Twelfth of July parade: Belfast Telegraph
David Young

Shadowy loyalist group issues threats to Parade Commission members: Irish News
Allison Morris

Loyalists blame nationalists for bonfire blaze: Irish News
Suzanne McGonagle

Sandy Row bonfire – 'We'll build it bigger and better' say loyalists after pire was set alight early: Belfast Telegraph
Amanda Ferguson

Row over pyre beside new play park sparks claims of SF 'stirring': Belfast Telegraph
Amanda Ferguson

Clarke – Parades Commision decision is 'illogical': Coleraine Times
Nichola Neill

Tricolour at Orange museum 'may have offended residents': The News Letter
Sam McBride

MLA says Orange Order should have Irish flag outside their museum: Belfast Live
Maurice Fitzmaurice

Mary McAleese – Dublin Orange parade could be possible: The News Letter
Philip Bradfield

Police swoop on home of NI21 co-founder John McCallister in fraud probe: Belfast Telegraph
Deborah McAleese

Unsuccessful UUP Fermanagh MLA candidate thanks backers: The News Letter

New UUP MLA Adrian Cochrane-Watson banned gay couples from his B&B: Belfast Telegraph

Somerville's appointment as new MLA causes confusion within the UUP: Impartial Reporter

Four men arrested following discovery of 'explosive device' as part of dissident investigation: Irish Independent
Louise Kelly

Teenager charged over memorial attack: UTV

Sinn Fein MP slammed for 'hypocrisy' on disabled protest: The News Letter

More than one body found in dig for 'Disappeared': The Irish Times
Elaine Keogh and Colin Gleeson

Confusion over bodies found in search for Disappeared victim Joe Lynskey: Irish News
Susan Thompson and Claire Simpson

IRA victims finally found – but family's five-decade ordeal continues: Irish Independent
Tom Brady and Ed Carty

The Disappeared – Search team 'confident' two bodies found: BBC

Families of the IRA's missing victims forced to live in fear: Irish Independent
Kevin Doyle and Brian Rowan

Judgment due on Finucane legal bid: Belfast Telegraph

14 bullets and British collusion – the murder of Pat Finucane:
Nicky Ryan

'We didn't get the truth' – murdered teenager's family take legal action against Ministry of Defence: Derry Journal
Laura Glenn

Pub bombings – there is NO gagging order on case documents: Birmingham Mail
Andy Richards

UFF mural with huge gun sparks new war of words in east Belfast: Belfast Telegraph
Lesley Houston

Sinn Fein TD at centre of internal row vows to battle on: Irish Independent
John Downing

As many as 70 Sinn Féin members in Cork are resigning from the party:
Hugh O'Connell

SF lose plot in pursuit of Nama outrage (Jun 25): The Irish Times
Miriam Lord

Couples challenge gay marriage ban: Belfast Telegraph

Judge rules Aer Lingus 'not obligated' to BIA: UTV
Alan Erwin

I uphold the moral right of pastor McConnell and myself to disagree about doctrine (Jun 24): Belfast Telegraph
Muhammad Al-Hussaini

The rights of free expression have dangers: Irish News
Newton Emerson

RTÉ takes a moment to reflect on appeal of Angelus: Irish Independent
Emma Jane Hade

UK exit from Europe would impact travel between Ireland and NI, report says: BBC
Julian O'Neill

Is monarchy losing impartiality?: The Scotsman
Joyce McMillan

Thursday, June 25

Deal review comes against backdrop of Villiers' warning: Irish News
John Manley

Just three MLAs vote against Stormont's 'fantasy budget': The News Letter

Stormont's co-opted MLAs – Explaining the seat-switch system: BBC
Mark Devenport

Stormont no nearer to solution: Belfast Telegraph
Brian Rowan

Sinn Fein budget tactic is wrong: Belfast Telegraph

Belfast Agreement threatened by UK policy, commissioner says: The Irish Times
Stephen Collins

Chief Constable urges leadership over parades: UTV

Coleraine lodge calls for Battle of Somme parade review: The News Letter
Gemma Murray

Ulster Unionists reject 'flawed' Coleraine parade ruling: Coleraine Times
Nichola Neill

McQuillan 'disgusted' by Somme parade determination: Coleraine Times
Nichola Neill

Catholics and Protestants can be good neighbours, McAleese says: The Irish Times

McAleese hails Orange Order museum: Belfast Telegraph

Tricolour omitted because southern Orangemen feel 'culturally British': Irish News
Gail Bell

Mayor – McShane's actions were 'disrespectful': Ballymoney Times
Nichola Neill

'Union flag' road markings repainted by roads officials: Irish News
Brendan Hughes

From South Carolina to Northern Ireland – why the flags we fly matter: The Conversation
John Brewer

Hanna to join SDLP Stormont benches on Monday: Irish News
John Manley

UUP names MLAs to replace Elliott and Kinahan: UTV

New UUP MLA says gay bed-and-breakfast row 'in the past': BBC
Gareth Gordon

UUP announces Neil Somerville as Tom Elliott's Assembly replacement: Impartial Reporter

Red faces in UUP at MLA selection fiasco: The News Letter
Sam McBride

Sammy Wilson says no apology for Jim Allister 'thug' jibe: BBC
Gareth Gordon

Taxi driver targeted three times by 'the IRA' pleads for attacks to stop: Belfast Media
Evan Short

Petrol bombs hurled in Belfast: UTV

Police recover petrol bomb stash in east Belfast: The News Letter

'UVF supergrass' case 12,000 pages long: The News Letter

Murder investigation hits 'wall of silence': UTV
Sharon O'Neill

North paramilitaries forcing hundreds from homes every year: The Irish Times
Steven McCaffery

Man arrested over failed Eglinton bomb released: Derry Journal

Peter Robinson writes to convicted murderer Mark Kincaid: BBC
Kevin Magee

Caroline Moreland's daughter meets with Martin McGuinness to demand answers about IRA murder: Belfast Telegraph
Mairia Cahill

UVF murder of husband and wife 'was part of cesspit of collusion': Belfast Telegraph
Adrian Rutherford

Documentaries confirm collusion was not an illusion: Irish News
Jim Gibney

MI5 has control of most sensitive aspect of policing in North: The Irish Times
Eamonn McCann

UUP mourn loss of John Hanna: Ballymoney Times
Una Culkin

Statement claims of 54 members of SF cumann quit over expulsions: Irish Examiner
Catherine Shanahan

Sinn Fein braced for more resignations after veteran's expulsion: Irish Independent
Niall O'Connor and Ralph Riegel

Speculation over Sandra McLellan's future in Sinn Féin: The Irish Times
Sarah Bardon

Sinn Féin claims there WASN'T a mass resignation of members in Fermoy last night:
Hugh O'Connell

Sinn Fein split in Cork East threatens Dáil berth: Irish Independent
Ralph Riegel

If 'Satanic Islam' pastor James McConnell goes to jail I will go with him, insists Muslim cleric: Belfast Telegraph
Rebecca Black

Concern over Brexit's impact on political landscape in Northern Ireland: The Guardian
Nicholas Watt

Wednesday, June 24

'More progress needed' at Stormont, says PM's office: UTV

Executive – Barnett Formula outdated: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

HMIC concern over accountability of PSNI's Legacy Investigations Branch: BBC
Colletta Smith

Nelson McCausland's Lundy reflex typical of a man stuck in past: Belfast Telegraph
Susan McKay

Dodds blasts 'unprovoked attack' on Twaddell camp: The News Letter

Restrictions on annual Battle of the Somme parade: Coleraine Times
Nichola Neill

Parade ruling is branded 'illogical': The News Letter

Yes, our history's sensitive, but it deserves to be heard: Belfast Telegraph
David Hume

New chapter begins for Orange Institution: The News Letter

365 day flag policy passed by committee: Coleraine Times

Stormont flag mechanism out of action: BBC

Nolan show relies on spectacle of flags and feuds: Derry Journal
Norman Hamill

The power of symbolism – Progress outweighs old symbols: Irish Examiner

Man arrested in Lurgan over Eglinton booby-trap bomb: Derry Journal

Complaints to Prisoner Ombudsman for Northern Ireland triple to 1,429: BBC

Charleston killings 'brought back my memories of Darkley slaughter': Belfast Telegraph
David Young

In the search for truth about teen's murder, a missing checkpoint may hold the key: Belfast Media
Gemma Burns

Call for public inquiry over UVF murders: The News Letter

Fox family wants killings inquiry: Belfast Telegraph

Prosecution of 'Satanic Islam' pastor James McConnell 'could have chilling effect on churches': Belfast Telegraph

Call to support equal marriage: Derry Journal
Andrew Quinn

Same-sex marriage bid goes to court in Northern Ireland: Belfast Telegraph
David Young

DUP MP claims SF candidate Ó hEára gatecrashed shoot: Londonderry Sentinel
Kevin Mullan

Sinn Féin allows male challenge to seat: Irish Examiner
Juno McEnroe

Ex-SF councillor under pressure to give up seat after expulsion: Irish Independent
Ralph Riegel and Niall O'Connor

Expelled Sinn Féin councillor was subject of two inquiries into financial issues: Irish Examiner
Fiachra Ó Cionnaith and Juno McEnroe

There could be a mass resignation of Sinn Féin members in Cork East:
Hugh O'Connell

Sinn Féin thanks Queen Elizabeth for 1916 gift: Irish Examiner
Jimmy Woulfe

Why we should pay tribute to the 1916 leaders: The Irish Times
James Connolly Heron

Dublin role urged in case of 'Brexit': Irish News

Low risk of British exit: Irish Examiner
Eamon Quinn

If Britain leaves the EU, then Ireland will be left in a difficult position: Irish Examiner
Gerard Howlin

Is Home Rule the only realistic alternative to independence for Scotland?: The Spectator
Alex Massie

Tuesday, June 23

North's institutions on verge of collapse, warns Flanagan: Irish Independent
Daniel McConnell

Sinn Féin to support Stormont 'fantasy' budget: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Sinn Fein gives its backing to 'fantasy budget': The News Letter

McGuinness has a nerve to slam UK generosity in London: The News Letter

IRA victims boosted by Theresa Villiers' pension plan: Belfast Telegraph
Nevin Farrell

Police probe 'hate crime' after missiles thrown at Twaddell camp: Belfast Telegraph

Fears 'more will be asked' of Orangemen in the future: The News Letter

Unionist fury as councillor displays Irish tricolour in Coleraine chamber: Belfast Telegraph
Rebecca Black

Prisoner in Maghaberry 'degraded' by having his strip search filmed, court hears: Belfast Telegraph
Alan Erwin

Judgment reserved over 'IRA' prison note: The News Letter

New vote study is welcomed: Derry Journal

Maginnis reveals role in SAS plot: Tyrone Times

Sinn Féin councillor expelled amid row over bullying claims: Irish Examiner
Fiachra Ó Cionnaith, Juno McEnroe, and Sean O'Riordan

Sinn Féin review investigates anonymous blog: The Irish Times
Fiach Kelly, Barry Roche

Sinn Fein councillor expelled from party claims he was 'stabbed in the back': Irish Independent
Niall O'Connor

Why Sinn Féin is more ready than anyone else for an election (Jun 15):
Hugh O'Connell

Orange Order opens new history museum in Belfast: BBC

Corporation tax cut unlikely in 2017 – Arlene Foster: BBC
John Campbell

Lord Empey wants legislation to protect Belfast to Heathrow air-link (Jun 19): Belfast Telegraph

North's economy to grow despite row over austerity: Irish Examiner
Eamon Quinn

North's jobless rate the biggest challenge: The Irish Times
Francess McDonnell

Islamic nutters can strike here – Dirty bomb attack possible: (from the Irish Daily Star)
John Coulter

Commonwealth key for future Scots business: The Scotsman
Roddy Gow

A real hunger for change across Scotland and the ending of sectarianism (May 29): The Herald
Duncan Morrow

Scottish or not, nationalists should give us all the shivers (May 5): Daily Telegraph
Edwina Currie

Monday, June 22

SF asks British government to account for collusion during North conflict: The Irish Times
Michael O'Regan

Man in critical condition after Belfast parade assault: The Irish Times
Amanda Ferguson

Trolls target PUP's Julie-Anne Corr Johnston over tweet about Parades Commission: Belfast Telegraph
Lesley-Anne McKeown

Warm welcome for McGuinness at star-studded rally in London: Irish News
Bimpe Archer

English victims' disgust at McGuinness speech to London rally: The News Letter
Mark Rainey

Tory win is good news for all of us (May 19): Belfast Telegraph
Mark Brotherston

Shameless – Member of gang that kicked Catholic man Paul McCauley to death: The Sunday Life
Patricia Devlin

Council decides on chain designs (May 10): Ulster Herald

Stormont ministers consider new racial equality strategy – but will it be introduced? (Jun 17):
Steven McCaffery

Charges are move against Christian faith – Pastor: The News Letter

Muslim leader says PSNI 'doing their job': The News Letter

Prosecutor Pastor McConnell smacks of double standards: (from the Sunday Life)
Suzanne Breen

Questions over decision to prosecute 'Satanic Islam' sermon pastor James McConnell: Belfast Telegraph

Offensive speech should be frowned upon but not illegal: The News Letter

Corrymeela chief declares his support for same-sex marriage (Jun 19): Belfast Telegraph
Alf McCreary

Two very different sides of the sexual equality debate: Belfast Telegraph
Ruth Dudley Edwards

Orange Order museum to throw open its doors: The News Letter
Gemma Murray

Manchester United legend George Best's link with the Orange Order – collarette to go on show at new museum: Belfast Telegraph
Nevin Farrell

Political pact puts mayoral double out of reach for Sinn Féin in Cork: Irish Examiner
Sean O'Riordan

Viral outbreak fears – Borderless (May 5): Irish Examiner

Co-operation is key to our future (Mar 27): Belfast Telegraph

The DeLorean – How the Back to the Future car brought pride to a troubled Ulster: Independent on Sunday
Christopher Beanland

Ruth Davidson – More needs to be done to save Union: The Scotsman
David Maddox

David Cameron insists European referendum will not take place on the same day as Scottish Parliament election: Scottish Daily Record

Sunday, June 21

Pensions victory for British IRA victims: Daily Express
James Fielding

All terror victims need support (Jun 15): Belfast Telegraph

Mayor and Deputy are split in robes row: Portadown Times

Criminal Assets Bureau uncovers payroll scam linked to dissident IRA: Sunday Independent
Maeve Sheehan

Londonderry bomb – Fourth man released in investigation: BBC

Mystery surrounds removal of Orange Order billboard in north Belfast: The News Letter

Boy (13) released after arrest for suspected rioting in Belfast: The Irish Times
Amanda Ferguson

Deprived Limavady estates decades from recovery: Londonderry Sentinel
Niall Deeney

Education is antidote to racist toxin (Jun 19): Belfast Telegraph
Henry McDonald

"Full truth on Collusion needed" – Smith (Jun 17): The Anglo-Celt

'Collusion' documentary review – 'seismically shocking': Irish Independent
Pat Stacey

North's terrorists were state employees in balaclavas: Sunday Independent
Eilis O'Hanlon

Opportunity was there to plant nail bombs – says PFC (Jun 16): Derry Journal

Art helping brush away our baser tribal instincts (Jun 17): Belfast Telegraph
Fionola Meredith

Stormont admits – We're now massively less transparent than under direct rule: The News Letter
Sam McBride

State snooping – Our massive accountability gap remains: Belfast Telegraph
Paul Connolly

The public's right to know isn't absolute (Jun 4): Impartial Reporter
Denzil McDaniel

For or against, no one wants to see 'Satanic Islam' sermon pastor James McConnell end up in jail: Belfast Telegraph
Chris McCullough

Fianna Fáil is more popular than Sinn Féin in a new opinion poll:
Paul Hosford

Sir Ian McKellen calls for same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland: BBC

Same-sex marriage – McKellen's plea welcomed: The News Letter

It's not about being gay or straight, but being human: Belfast Telegraph
Alf McCreary

Economy watch – Executive should follow Scotland model (Jun 9): Belfast Telegraph
Esmond Birnie

London austerity protest – Martin McGuinness brands Tory government 'a cabinet of millionaire spongers': Belfast Telegraph

If Brexit follows Grexit, should we think about Irexit?: Sunday Independent
Dan O'Brien

The SNP doesn't tolerate anti-English racism, and it does a disservice to politics to suggest otherwise: The Herald
Iain Macwhirter

Is the SNP an Anglophobic party or just a party for Anglophobes?: The Spectator
Alex Massie

Saturday, June 20

McGuinness refuses to rule out resigning over Stormont impasse: The Irish Times
Sarah Bardon and Stepphen Collins

Peter Robinson – Honour welfare deal or Stormont is doomed: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

Assembly 'has no future unless deal deadlock broken': Irish Independent
Daniel McConnell

Document shows budget cut impact on NI road maintenance and repairs: BBC
Colletta Smith

'First major test of parading season' passes off peacefully: The News Letter
Mark Rainey

Orange Order 'attacked with stone and bricks' during Belfast parade: The Guardian
Henry McDonald

Tour of the North – Orange Order abides by parade ruling: BBC

Residents' Association still has 'major concerns' about Orange parade in Dungiven: Derry Journal
Sheena Jackson

Sinn Fein express concerns over Bessbrook Parade: Newry Times

PSNI rejects David Ford overtime ban call as marching season begins: Belfast Telegraph
Deborah McAleese

Men released in Derry police murder bid probe: UTV

Dissident graffiti 'a bid to stir up tension' in Glengormley: Belfast Telegraph

Memorial to three Scots murdered by the IRA trashed by vandals: Glasgow Evening Times
Hannah Rodger

Soldiers 'reluctant to move to NI': Belfast Telegraph

British security force collusion with loyalist paramilitaries was endemic, Irish parliament told: Belfast Telegraph

Council gives grant to Wolfe Tone Festival organised by Sinn Féin: The Irish Times
Elaine Edwards

DUP cry of double standards as 'Satanic Islam' sermon pastor James McConnell faces court while band's rant gets all-clear: Belfast Telegraph
Chris McCullough

Troubles portraits that capture the pain of those left behind (Jun 16): The Irish Times
Fionola Meredith

Transport links 'key to UK unity': Belfast Telegraph

Druid school in Castlerea granted charitable tax-exemption status: The Irish Times
Cian Traynor

Major overhaul of Northern Ireland's councils sparks Scottish parallels (Jun 15): The Herald
Gerry Braiden

Nicola Sturgeon demands say in EU negotiations: The Scotsman
Scott Macnab

England's sensible slumber: The Economist

EU referendum to be held in October 2016, sources say: Daily Telegraph
Peter Dominiczak and Matthew Holehouse

Take down the Confederate flag, governor – if you have the courage: Irish Voice/
Niall O'Dowd

Friday, June 19

David Cameron and Enda Kenny urge an end to Northern Ireland political deadlock: Belfast Telegraph
Gavin Cordon

Stormont deadlock 'serious' – PM: UTV

Peter Robinson – NI First Minister to attend meeting of British Irish Council: BBC
Gareth Gordon

Sinn Fein's sums don't compute: Belfast Telegraph
Steven Agnew

Union Flag to fly more often at Stormont, but DUP proposal defeated: The News Letter
Sam McBride

Tour of the North – Planned residents' protest called off: BBC

Orange Order 'baffled' as billboard removed after complaints: Belfast Telegraph
David Young

Dissidents accused of trying to 'up the ante' over mini Twelfth: The News Letter

Lord Hay involved in Dungiven parade talks: BBC
Stephen Walker

Tour of the North – Time media asked a few questions of parade protest group luminary: Belfast Telegraph
Nelson McCausland

PSNI challenged over costs of Twaddell and dissidents: The News Letter

Three arrested over Eglinton car bomb: Derry Journal
Brendan McDaid

Bomber fled as police officer banged on window of her bedroom: Belfast Telegraph
Donna Deeney

Eglinton Bomb – Church leaders' concern: Londonderry Sentinel

Threat from dissidents in Northern Ireland still there and we must remember to stay vigilant: Belfast Telegraph
Brian Rowan

Evil dissidents will not prevail: Belfast Telegraph

West Belfast – Man shot in both ankles: The News Letter

Real IRA leader loses appeal against early release decision: The Irish Times

Derry republican in High Court legal action: Derry Journal

Arrests over violent loyalist paramilitary activity: UTV

The murky world of collusion offers no clear-cut answers: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

Collusion probes 'must include IRA': Irish Independent
John Downing

McGuinness stands firmly behind Donagheys: Derry Journal
Andrew Quinn

Omagh woman recalls how sleeping baby 'saved my family' from bomb atrocity: Ulster Herald

Poor Protestant education 'due to lack of political will': The News Letter

McGuinness ebullient on A5: Ulster Herald

MLA wants cross-border economy focus: Derry Journal

'Satanic Islam' sermon Belfast pastor McConnell says he faces six months in jail: Belfast Telegraph
Suzanne Breen

Ireland wants Britain to remain central part of EU, says Kenny: The Irish Times
Harry McGee

Lunch at No. 10 – and a full British Brexit is on the menu: Irish Independent
Lise Hand

Assault rifle linked with plot to kill Johnny 'Mad Dog' Adair couldn't be fired, says gun expert: Belfast Telegraph
Wilma Riley

JK Rowling suggests there is still anti-English sentiment in parts of the SNP: Scottish Daily Record
Andy Philip

Thursday, June 18

Tensions rise following attack at Twaddell camp site in Belfast: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

DUP bid to fly Union flag at Stormont all year fails: UTV

Paramilitary flag displays 'wholly unacceptable' – PSNI: Carrick Times

Flag protests sparked by educational underachievement in working class Protestant communities, report claims: Belfast Live
Maurice Fitzmaurice

DUP slams Villiers as parades row escalates: The News Letter
Mark Rainey

DUP Minister for Finance gets green light for 'fantasy' budget: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Sinn Fein agrees to fast-track budget: The News Letter

So long as all parties are in government, nothing will change: The News Letter
Jim Allister

Politics, it's a parochial game for us over here (Jun 16): Derry Journal
Norman Hamill

Gerry Adams is winning at Twitter:
Órla Ryan

Adams' Sinn Fein Family just keep getting creepier: Sunday World
Paddy Murray

Paramilitary-style shooting in west Belfast: The News Letter
Gemma Murray

Londonderry alert – Bomb under police officer's car: BBC

Victims of the IRA in Britain 'deserve to get pensions too': Belfast Telegraph
Adrian Rutherford

McGurk's Bar bombing – Families win permission to challenge HET report: BBC

Kenny to raise British and loyalist collusion with Cameron, Dail told: The Irish Times
Michael O'Regan

Philip McMurray to take legal action over wife Colleen's murder: BBC

'Nine pointers' reinforce suspicions of collusion: UTV

Bloody Sunday – 'All of Derry knows Saville was wrong on Donaghey' (Jun 16): Derry Journal
Conal McFeely

Free Presbyterians slam supporters of 'yes' vote: Portadown Times

Presbyterian Church sticks to its position on gay marriage despite plea to think again: Belfast Telegraph
Alf McCreary

'Pastor of Hate' James McConnell to be prosecuted for anti-Islam rant: Sunday World

Pastor James McConnell vows not to be silenced by courts as he faces prosecution over 'Islam is satanic' sermon: Belfast Telegraph
Deborah McAleese and Claire Williamson

Orange Order in biggest poster campaign ahead of museum's opening: Belfast Telegraph

Despite Protections, Irish Language Is In Decline (Jun 15):
Lisa Mullins

Irish admit they are making plans to cope with a British EU exit – Country's foreign minister's surprise announcement set to cause irritation in London: Daily Mail
Daniel Martin and Jason Groves

Ireland must start working on its anti-Brexit strategy: Irish Independent
Brendan Keenan

Kate Hoey – Labour has become an "extremely unpatriotic" party: New Statesman
George Eaton

Controversial sectarianism laws to remain in place despite repeated calls to scrap policy: Scottish Daily Record

Wednesday, June 17

Senior Orange Order figure warns of anger: Irish News

Let's stop raining on each other's parades: Belfast Telegraph
Alex Kane

Tourists would run a mile from the twelfth: Sunday World
Richard Sullivan

Is Martin McGuinness about to resign as Deputy First Minister?: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

Osborne condemns Stormont 'fantasy budget' as 'unacceptable': The News Letter

Northern Ireland assembly debates budget amid cuts standoff: The Guardian
Henry McDonald

Stormont budget mess making NI 'ungovernable': The News Letter
Sam McBride

'Fantasy budget' – Stormont heads in the sand, hoping for the best: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

Even Labour is now tiring of nationalist approach to welfare: The News Letter

UVF chiefs scooped up by cops: Sunday World
Richard Sullivan

McNarry urges PM to confirm ban on dissidents: The News Letter
Adam Kula

PSNI chief – revamp Stormont security in wake of tricolour stunt: Belfast Telegraph
Adrian Rutherford

'Sectarian attack' on property at Seapatrick: Banbridge Leader

Victims of terror need full support: Belfast Telegraph
Jeffrey Donaldson

A new documentary asks – Did the British state collude with Northern Irish terrorists?: Washington Post
Adam Taylor

Thatcher knew about collusion but turned a blind eye, RTÉ documentary claims: Irish Post
James Mulhall

Caroline Moreland would be alive if RUC had arrested not recruited her, says agent who shopped mum-of-three: Belfast Telegraph

Bookies massacre relatives welcome Chief Constable's apology over 'lost' weapon: Belfast Media

State will never tell truth about its murder machine in Northern Ireland: Belfast Telegraph
Eamonn McCann

Collusion revelations highlight need for independence of new investigations: The Irish Times
Brian Gormally

Ex-officers 'may be at legacy unit': Belfast Telegraph

Bloody Sunday – Campaigners still angry at Saville's Gerald Donaghey findings: Derry Journal

Abortion – David Ford no power to change NI laws: BBC

Taoiseach to attend Battle of Waterloo commemoration: The Irish Times
Harry McGee

Questions remain about value of football behaviour law (Jun 13): The Herald

Tuesday, June 16

'I met IRA to ask them why they murdered my mother': Belfast Telegraph

British government must pay for collusion probes says Sinn Féin: Irish News
Claire Simpson

Collusion debate – IRA informers 'in high authority' claims DUP: BBC

London told it must face up to fact of collusion in North: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

RTE urged to probe Dublin 'collusion' with terrorists: The News Letter

PSNI apology over murder weapon found on display: UTV

Garda files on IRA gunmen 'have been passed to Kingsmills inquest': The News Letter
Gemma Murray

Jim Allister demands DPP action over IRA membership case 'failings': Belfast Telegraph
Suzanne Breen

Mairia Cahill describes £110,000 bill from halted prosecution of alleged IRA man as 'regrettable but necessary': Irish Independent

Pensions for IRA – but not for IRA's victims: New bill will exclude those maimed in bombing campaign in Britain: Belfast Telegraph
Adrian Rutherford

Stuck in the mainstream, the Wolfie Smiths of Sinn Fein need to move on: The News Letter
Alex Kane

Order asks Villiers to intervene in parade dispute: UTV

Sinn Fein meets Parades Commission over Bessbrook 'flagship Twelfth': The Cross Examiner

Twaddell protest camp policing bill now stands at £330k a month: Belfast Telegraph

Patience is needed in the bid to expose parade persecution: The News Letter

Proud Orangemen are pro-Protestant, not anti-Catholic: Belfast Telegraph
Ruth Dudley Edwards

Flags to stay in Kernan and hospital roundabout despite complaint: Portadown Times

Let's stop illegal flags on streets: Belfast Telegraph
Steven Agnew

Foster – Public services at risk if budget not passed: The News Letter

Hate crimes to be tackled with probation intervention: Belfast Telegraph
David Young

Ruling on arrest of IRA suspects appealed by prosecutors: Irish Independent
Ruaidhrí Giblin

Paul McCauley murder – Police examine sympathy card information: BBC

Hijacker claimed IRA behind taking taxi: UTV

Bogside 'held in fear by IRA for years, it was dictatorship': The News Letter
Gemma Murray

Let Big Ian rest in peace – Unionist elite must shoulder blame: (from the Irish Daily Star)
John Coulter

Not everyone's pleased about Dublin's mayor being a Sinn Féin-er in 2016:
Hugh O'Connell

Senator claims fuel smugglers aided by of police shortage: The Irish Times
Richard McCullen

Paul Givan – 'Majority of responses are in favour of a conscience clause': Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Abortion – How Northern Ireland could be forced to ditch its 'nightmare' law: Daily Telegraph
Meabh Ritchie

Talk of a British exit from EU unlikely to damage Ireland in the eyes of investors, says IDA chief: Irish Independent
Niall O'Connor

Scottish Home Rule 'would save the union': Belfast Telegraph
Tim Sculthorpe and Arj Singh

Jim Murphy – There will be second indyref: The Scotsman
David Maddox


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