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Tuesday, March 13

MEPs to call for no reduction in NI 'democratic rights': BBC
John Campbell

Brexit transition period may need to be extended beyond agreed deadline: Irish Examiner
Juno McEnroe

The British are playing against pros: Derry Now
Martina Anderson

You won't have to pre-register your Border crossing after Brexit: The Irish Times
Cliff Taylor

Bordering on the ridiculous – and it's no laughing matter: Irish News
Brendan Mulgrew

Secretary of State Karen Bradley 'minded' to cut salary of MLAs by almost 30%: Belfast Live
David Young

'Dithering' Bradley under fire on MLA pay: The News Letter

For Stormont to return there must be a sea-change in our attitudes towards working with one another: Belfast Telegraph
Mike Nesbitt

Unionism needs to be big enough to admit its past mistakes: The News Letter
Alex Kane

Mary Lou and Arlene haven't been invited to the White House – but Gerry Adams and Ian Paisley Jr have:
Cianan Brennan

'There can be no return to gerrymandering': Ulster Star

Sinn Féin claims boundary changes would leave thousands of nationalists without representation: Irish News
David Young

Sinn Féin tops the poll with £330k funding: Belfast Telegraph
Suzanne Breen

London property magnate confirms donor support for DUP's Ian Paisley Junior:
Niall McCracken

Proposed constituency changes 'blatantly advantage' DUP, claims Sinn Féin: Belfast Telegraph

Northern Ireland 'punishment' attacks rise 60% in four years: The Guardian
Henry McDonald

Four arrested over west Belfast 'explosive device': ITV

Man 'active in IRA service unit' is granted bail: Belfast Telegraph
Paul Higgins

Tony Taylor – two years on (scroll down): Derry Now

One man charged and another arrested over Vinnie Ryan murder:
Ken Foy and Tom Tuite

Paint attack on Orange Hall treated as hate crime: ITV

Rosemary Nelson anniversary event in west Belfast: Irish News
Connla Young

Niece's prayer as search begins for Disappeared victim Joe Lynskey in Irish wood: Belfast Telegraph
Allan Preston

'New information' over 1971 murder of Fusiliers as trio commemorated: Belfast Telegraph
Rebecca Black

Troubles victims remembered in collection of shoes: ITV

Londonderry's 'Protestant exodus' – when they burned the church hall, we knew we had to move: The News Letter
Niall Deeney

Paisley, Kyle and Conlon get a place in Oxford Dictionary: Belfast Telegraph
Victoria Leonard

QUB rejects demands to reinstate Irish language signs: The News Letter

NI manager Michael O'Neill speaks out after accusing Ireland of stealing Catholic players: Irish Post
Aidan Lonergan

Martin O'Neill 'hoping' eligibility row can be resolved: BBC

'The best' should play for Northern Ireland says U105's Frank Mitchell – Sinn Féin's O Donnghaile says all-Ireland team the solution: Belfast Telegraph
Gareth Cross

Payouts for Northern Ireland abuse victims 'unconstitutional': The News Letter

Monday, March 12

Varadkar – 'It would be helpful if Boris came to see Border with his own eyes': Irish Independent
Philip Ryan and Cormac McQuinn

Any border posts between Northern Ireland and Republic "will become targets" – Varadkar:
Sean Defoe

As Brexit negotiators kick Northern Ireland about, the rest of our problems have been forgotten (Mar 8): Daily Telegraph
Sarah Arnold

People are unsure if the government is doing a good job on Brexit:
Rónán Duffy

The slow moving Brexit train wreck may reunite Ireland: Irish Voice/
Cahir O'Doherty

Northern Ireland can't be left in limbo says Dodds as he welcomes more decisions taken in London: Belfast Telegraph
Suzanne Breen

Karen Bradley 'should consider cuts to abstentionist MPs' wages': Belfast Telegraph

Policing Board chair's concern about PSNI accountability: BBC

Demand for rights and equality will not be silenced by DUP's decision to collapse talks (Mar 1): Irish News
Michelle O'Neill

The DUP is making all the decisions and doling out all of the money: Irish News
Colum Eastwood

Why I feel sorry for the young people of Northern Ireland: Belfast Live
Brian Smyth Chris Sherrard

Law Society should 'catch itself on' over Irish language lawyer course (Mar 9): The News Letter

McDonald and Foster not invited to White House for St Patrick's Day: The Irish Times
Suzanne Lynch

NI's top civil servant at St Patrick's lunch with Donald Trump: The News Letter

Irish America's influence waning? Relationship is well worth re-energising: Irish Examiner

Police ombudsman should quit over 'biased' report – MP: The News Letter

Fresh search begins for Disappeared victim Joe Lynskey killed by IRA in 1972: Belfast Live
Michael McHugh

Russian spy case pledges 'almost spitting in face of Troubles victims': The News Letter

Widow of innocent man killed by SAS hails major 'step towards justice' (Mar 9): Belfast Telegraph
Brett Campbell

Academic finds evidence rogue US servicemen tried to assist IRA: The News Letter

After Nolan now Sinn Féin rounds on U105's Frank Mitchell show: Belfast Telegraph
Suzanne Breen

Ant and Dec confuse fans over Northern Ireland statement: Belfast Telegraph

Move over Sam Adams – Chicago brewery introduces beer in honor of Gerry Adams: Irish Voice/
Freya Drohan

Poor commemoration for a man who helped create our State (Mar 11): Sunday Independent
Charles Lysaght

Virtual reality film charts history of Belfast's peace walls: Irish News
Brendan Hughes

'The Times' paid Facebook to promote pro-Brexit content to users in Ireland: Irish Independent
Philip Ryan

Moves are afoot to review Irish neutrality: The Irish Times
Patrick Smyth

Brexit – New delays at UK borders could endanger time-sensitive transplant operations, MPs and MEPs warn: The Independent
Jon Stone

'Brexit means bigger border mobile phone bills': Derry Journal

The UK's divorce from the EU is hurting Ireland's cross-border weddings trade:
Conor McMahon

Beyond Brexit – Artist exposes our 'eerie' Border fault line: The Irish Times
Simon Carswell

Brexit – Second referendum required before Britain can leave the EU, legal challenge claims (Mar 11): The Independent
Rob Merrick

How Walkers Union Flag branding row led to Commons warning over eating too much: The Herald
Martin Williams

Hundreds join Rangers v Celtic game march in defiance of police: The Herald
Martin Williams

Rangers Ultras donned balaclavas and masks on march to Ibrox ahead of Old Firm Derby: Scottish Daily Record

We must not tolerate hate but freedom of speech is important: The National (Scotland)
Carolyn Leckie

Sunday, March 11

Brexit – People crossing Irish border would have to register in advance under plan being studied by Theresa May: The Independent
Rob Merrick

Post-Brexit Irish border solution 'vital' says IoD: BBC

Most people want Sinn Féin to sit in Westminster to vote on Brexit – but would it make a difference?:
Rónán Duffy

Ireland sceptical of 'smart border' solution: BBC
John Campbell

Why the EU's Brexit 'backstop option' for Northern Ireland doesn't threaten the UK's constitutional integrity (Mar 6):
Nikos Skoutaris

Sinn Féin 'relaxed' about key power shift to London: The News Letter
Sam McBride

DUP and Sinn Féin in fresh clash over cuts to arts budget: Belfast Telegraph
Tim Smith

Why tireless campaigner Saidie would be dismayed to see the mess we're in: Belfast Telegraph
Alf McCreary

Stubborn Sinn Féin lets the DUP call Brexit tune: The Sunday Times
Conor Brady

Ministers face pressure to reveal details of £435k pro-Brexit DUP donation (Mar 9): Belfast Telegraph
Richard Wheeler

Letter to veterans of NI gives them fresh ground for concern (Mar 8): The News Letter

SDLP slams delay in Tyrone poll as May 3 emerges as likely date: Belfast Telegraph
Suzanne Breen

Tony Taylor addresses protest rally in Derry calling for his immediate release after two years in prison: Derry Now

Council considering Taylor poster options: Derry Journal
Kevin Mullan

Kingsmill families welcome police decision to quiz McElduff over video (Mar 9): Belfast Telegraph
Rebecca Black

Event gave platform to key minority voices on legacy (Mar 5): The News Letter

Former IRA man up for prize founded in name of murdered diplomat: Belfast Telegraph
Gareth Cross

DUP and SF go after Nolan amid boycott campaign: The News Letter

Nolan Show row – SF rails at Queen's University 'for trying to gag academics': Belfast Telegraph

Campbell – Media can be 'pain in the neck': Derry Journal
Kevin Mullan

Professor entitled to opinion on Nolan: Belfast Telegraph
Alf McCreary

NI man uses own family in film about dissident republicans: The News Letter
Graeme Cousins

Taoiseach begins St Patrick's Day visit to US: RTE

Varadkar offers to build bridges with US after Brexit: Sunday Independent
Philip Ryan

Ex-pats to stage their own 'Golden Gate' Chieftain's Walk in memory of Martin McGuinness (Mar 8): Derry Now

Belfast cases will be adjourned until jailed Britain First leaders free: Belfast Live
Shauna Corr

UK courts make martyrs out of morons: Sunday Independent
Ian O'Doherty

Tricolour tribute flags up Daly interest: The Sunday Times
John Burns

Why now it is time to reassess the story of the Plantation of Ulster (Mar 5): Belfast Telegraph
Bryan Fanning

Belfast priests divided over McAleese 'empire of misogyny' speech (Mar 9): Belfast Telegraph
Jonathan Bell

Why obsessing about women priests plays into hands of critics of change in the Catholic Church: Belfast Telegraph
Michael Kelly

Ireland should consider joining EU Defence Union, say MEPs (Mar 9): The Irish Times
Peter Murtagh

Religion should be offside in football: Belfast Telegraph
Alf McCreary

Abuse and defiance over Rangers v Celtic game march plugged by sectarian flyer: Sunday Herald
Martin Williams

SNP MSP quits Twitter after 'attacks' from Old Firm fans (Mar 10): The Scotsman
Ross McCafferty

Sturgeon has faith in Catholic education (Feb 25): The Sunday Times
John Boothman

'I am a Welsh European' Leanne Wood's emotive argument for keeping EU citizenship (Mar 7):
David Williamson

Saturday, March 10

Government confirms it wants 'no hard border' in Ireland: The Scotsman

UK wide powers must take account of border: BBC
Conor Macauley

Sinn Féin's 'joint stewardship' plan breaches Good Friday Agreement: The News Letter
Mark Rainey

Smoke and mirrors disguise a humdrum budget: Irish News
John Manley

Lack of transparency over political funding harms faith in politics (Mar 9): Irish News

Sinn Féin's Mary Lou says hello to America in exclusive interview: Irish Voice/
Debbie McGoldrick

Pressure on McDonald to hold ardfheis ahead of referendum: The Irish Times
Fiach Kelly

PPS can appeal sentence of UVF supergrass Gary Haggarty: BBC
Vincent Kearney

MLA welcomes appeal of UVF supergrass Haggarty's 'get-out-of-jail-free card' murder sentencing: Belfast Telegraph

Martina Anderson raises Tony Taylor case during visit with seriously ill former ETA commander: Derry Journal
Kevin Mullan

People Before Profit slam ongoing incarceration of Derry prisoner Tony Taylor as an 'utter violation of basic civil liberties': Derry Now

Derry in new name row after council objects to 'Broke City': Irish News
Seamus McKinney

'Broke City' Derry concerned with name of BBC documentary: Belfast Telegraph

No-one questioned over bonfire pallets theft from council storage (Feb 26): Irish News
Brendan Hughes

"A burst of automatic gunfire struck the vehicle, fatally wounding my driver, Stephen Carroll," his friend remembers on the 9th anniversary of his murder: The News Letter

Loughinisland – Officer to be wiped from report: BBC
Vincent Kearney

Loughinisland collusion report changes 'further blow to Police Ombudsman credibility,' says MLA Beattie: Belfast Telegraph
Mark Edwards

Foster had good reason to be worried about legacy inquests: The News Letter
Ben Lowry

Kathleen Thompson inquest – Ballistic experts attest to impossibility of Soldier D's account: Derry Journal

Inquest into death of Derry mother-of-six shot by British soldier adjourned until June: Derry Now
Ursula Duddy

City Labour MPs urge Legal Aid Agency to fund pub bombings families: Birmingham Mail
Andy Richards

'No real surprise' Labour's John McDonnell has hunger striker plaque, says Doug Beattie (Mar 5): Belfast Telegraph

NIO defends claiming 'abortion and same-sex marriage' policy job isn't new: Irish News
Brendan Hughes

Politicians caused Stormont collapse but programmes like BBC Nolan Show don't help: Belfast Telegraph
Brian M Walker

Nolan can be shouty and sensationalist but his shows are compelling: The News Letter

DUP's Pam Cameron – I've caused incredible hurt to my family leaving my husband and home (Feb 26): Belfast Telegraph
Claire McNeilly

'170 years after first tricolour flies we must meet its ideals' – McNulty: Newry Times

Fears growing over Brexit disruption: The Irish Times

Counter-terrorism powers affected by Brexit outlined by Government: Belfast Telegraph

Garda Commissioner position...Mission impossible?: Irish Examiner

'Shankill Saidie' earns Blue Plaque (Mar 9): BBC
Mervyn Jess

John Redmond's spirit of pragmatic persuasion is in short supply (Mar 9): The Irish Times
Denis Staunton

Voice of reason – Remembering John Redmond (Mar 8): Irish Examiner

John Redmond – An essential contribution: The Irish Times

Old Firm bigots urged to 'sing something else' by anti-sectarian charity: Scottish Daily Record
John Ferguson

Friday, March 9

'Ireland first' ahead of other issues in Brexit negotiations – Donald Tusk in Dublin: Irish Independent
Shona Murray

DUP fury as Tusk says Ireland comes first in negotiations on Brexit: Belfast Telegraph
Kevin Doyle

Blair and Sir John Major stoke fears of a return to violence in Northern Ireland: Daily Mail
John Stevens

Arlene Foster's 'sensible' Brexit is a chimpanzee's tea party. There is cake absolutely everywhere: The Independent
Tom Peck

Northern Ireland gets £410m budget boost from DUP-Tory deal: The Guardian
Henry McDonald

'DUP have checked out of power-sharing' – Murphy: Newry Times

Sinn Féin says DUP budget money will only 'plug gaps': Irish News
John Manley

Could Belfast City Council really be the template for a stable Assembly?: Belfast Telegraph
Andy Pollak

Letter by civic unionists looks like appeasement of SF tactics: The News Letter
Philip Lynn

'Lack of transparency' over political funding in Northern Ireland attacked: Belfast Telegraph
Suzanne Breen

TUV's Allister questions Northern Ireland Assembly staff working in 'foreign parliament': Belfast Telegraph
Jonathan Bell

Petrol bomb attack on restorative justice office in west Belfast: Irish News
Allison Morris

How many murders can a police informer get away with?: The Guardian
Ian Cobain

Housing Executive admits it doesn't employ enough Protestants in west of NI: The News Letter

Rally to call for release of dissident Tony Taylor in Londonderry: Belfast Telegraph

Tony Taylor issues direct appeal to Derry public two years after his return to jail: Derry Now

Man in case linked to UDA boss Boreland killing refuses to take stand: Belfast Telegraph
Michael Donnelly

Man who claimed he went to Monaghan for 'drinking session' and didn't know about fertiliser in van given date to appeal conviction: Irish Independent
Ruaidhrí Giblin

Delay in dealing with Troubles killings 'impacting on human rights': The Irish Times
Alan Erwin

Arlene Foster wrong to defer bid for extra legacy inquest funding – judge: Belfast Telegraph

Arlene Foster – Legal ruling a stinging rebuke for embattled DUP leader: Irish News
John Manley

Army veterans urged to put Ballymurphy inquest letters 'in the bin': The News Letter
Mark Rainey

The legacy of the Gibraltar inquest: Belfast Media
Pádraig Ó Muirigh

Police question former MP McElduff over Kingsmill tweet: The News Letter
Stephen Gamble

Thompson Inquest Day 4 – Forensic experts 'can't rule out' gun was pointed between gap in fence: Derry Now
Ursula Duddy

Republic boss Martin O'Neill hits back at 'Catholic' remarks by NI manager: BBC

The IFA should quit the friendly NI v Republic football match over sectarian poaching of players: The News Letter
Owen Polley

'BEYOND BELIEF!' Anger as rampant Remainer Tony Blair handed top award for 'DEMOCRACY': Daily Express
Matt Drake

How an undocumented Irish immigrant became an unofficial U.S. diplomat: Washington Post
Kevin Sullivan and Mary Jordan

Irish clergyman who had a hand in the Northern Ireland peace process visits Billings for lecture series: Billings Gazette
Jaci Webb

Ireland rejects Canada-U.S. model for post-Brexit border: CBC
Evan Dyer

'Clericalised' Catholic Church will not survive, says McAleese: The Irish Times
Patsy McGarry

UK ministers accused of trying to 'bounce' Holyrood into Brexit deal: The Scotsman
Paris Gourtsoyannis

Shortbread boss warns Union Jack boycott could "kill Scottish jobs": The Scotsman
Rebecca Parker

So much is up for grabs between Theresa May and Nicola Sturgeon in this Brexit power struggle: The Herald
Iain Macwhirter

Thursday, March 8

Senior DUP man – Stormont impasse unlikely to be resolved this year: The News Letter
David Young

DUP demand change to Good Friday Agreement as part of Tory deal: Irish News
Dan O'Donoghue

DUP mishandling of row makes future deal even less likely: Belfast Telegraph
Suzanne Breen

Stormont talks collapse doesn't absolve Britain of its responsibilities on legacy issues: Belfast Telegraph
Michelle O'Neill

We helped negotiate the Good Friday Agreement. We cannot allow Brexit to destroy it: New Statesman
Monica McWilliams and Avila Kilmurray

So, Nolan is responsible for the stalemate at Stormont... and there was me thinking Sinn Féin and the DUP might have something to do with it: Belfast Telegraph
Eilis O'Hanlon

There can be no trade border in Irish Sea – SF: The News Letter
Stephen Gamble

EU's Brexit proposals show importance of border guarantees, says Dublin: The Irish Times
Pat Leahy

Hazzard dismisses SDLP call for SF Brexit pact with Labour in Commons: Belfast Telegraph

Brexit will undermine human rights, report warns: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Varadkar pledges to fight slide towards 'inevitable' hard border: The Times
Jennifer Bray

Leo Varadkar is unionists' best ally over Brexit, so why is Arlene Foster being so intransigent?: Belfast Telegraph
Alban Maginness

'Time for pro-EU Unionists to embrace Irish unity.': Irish World
Paul Maskey

Brexit Threatens to Reopen Old Wounds with Ireland: The New Yorker
Amy Davidson Sorkin

EU's negotiating guidelines are flat rejection of May's flexible model: The Irish Times
Denis Staunton

Do not return to the status quo without protection for Union: The News Letter
Jamie Bryson

Brexit means drifting apart but we don't want to build a wall – Tusk: BBC

Brexit – unanswered questions: The Irish Times

Sinn Féin simply not entitled to lecture anyone on tricolour: Irish Independent
John Downing

Poll – In a united Ireland, would it be appropriate to change the Irish national flag?:
Rónán Duffy

New US ambassador to Ireland is major Trump supporter from Ohio: Irish Voice/
Niall O'Dowd

Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin to retire from politics: The Irish Times
Sarah Bardon

Sinn Féin's longest serving TD Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin to stand down: Irish Independent
Kevin Doyle

Woman leader eventually heard on eve of Women's Day: The Irish Times
Miriam Lord

Michael O'Neill may be right in all he says, but change unlikely: Belfast Telegraph
Jim Gracey

O'Neill is right to call out Republic's poaching tactics: The News Letter

Sinn Féin MLA brands Michael O'Neill remarks 'divisive and unnecessary': The News Letter
Stephen Gamble

Council was asked to send 'DUP dinner' cheque to Ian Paisley's office: Irish News
Brendan Hughes

DUP demands more protection for British Army veterans as part of deal with Tories: Belfast Telegraph

IRA victims slam Barnardo's for 'lost childhood' Sinn Féin tweet: Belfast Telegraph
Allan Preston

MPs vote to publish NI party donations: BBC
Mark Devenport

Queen's University distances itself from prof's criticism of BBC Nolan Show 'negativity': Belfast Telegraph
Suzanne Breen

'No merit' to SDLP councillor's review call of Irish event: Belfast Telegraph
Rebecca Black

Brexit is already raising tough questions about the unity of the United Kingdom itself – and we need answers: The Independent
Anand Menon

Fourth man arrested in investigation into INLA activity in Derry: Belfast Telegraph

Ex-soldier – I may have killed Kathleen Thompson in 1971, but not deliberately: Belfast Telegraph
Donna Deeney

Dublin-funded Protestant Londonderry migration report 'ignores facts': The News Letter

RUC officers disobeyed orders in frantic attempt to rescue army corporals: The News Letter

30th anniversary of Gibraltar killings marked: Belfast Media
Brónach Ní Thuama

Police investigating INLA activity release three men: Derry Now

MPs from all sides call for abortion law in N Ireland to be relaxed: The Guardian
Jane Martinson

Michael D Higgins missed opportunity to honour Irish patriot: The Irish Times
Stephen Collins

Wednesday, March 7

Claim Nigel Dodds in room when final talks papers passed 'utter lie,' says Arlene Foster: Belfast Telegraph

Foster says any briefings of loyalists by party figures were 'not on my behalf': Irish News
John Manley

Party leaders call for pay cuts at 'failing' Stormont: The Times
Deborah McAleese

Tories fight to hide source of DUP cash that paid for Brexit adverts: The Times
Oliver Wright and Sam Coates

EU report warns of 'zero progress' on Border question: Irish Independent
Shona Murray

EU plan to avoid hard Irish border unacceptable, says Arlene Foster: The Guardian
Daniel Boffey

DUP leader Arlene Foster vows to torpedo any Brexit deal that splits Northern Ireland from Britain: The Sun
Alain Tolhurst and Nick Gutteridge

Britain must honour border agreement prior to future deal, says EU: The Irish Times
Simon Carswell

IDS highlights this MAJOR mistake made by EU that is leaving other countries FURIOUS: Daily Express
Charlotte Davis

Official count of Border crossings under way: Irish Independent
Brian Hutton

Ryanair threatens to ground planes to make UK 'rethink' Brexit: Irish Mirror
Neil Lancefield

Bad news for mobile phone users around the Northern Irish border: Dundalk Democrat

I'm a Sinn Féin MP. This is why I won't go to Westminster, even over Brexit: The Guardian
Paul Maskey

Brexit break-up custody battle focuses on border: BBC
Jennifer O'Leary

Brexit impasse – Ireland has boxed itself in on Border issue: The Irish Times
Ronan McCrea

'Technology' cannot make a hard border in Ireland soft: The Independent
Peter Kellner

Ulster Unionist leader rebuffs suggestion of merger with DUP: Belfast Telegraph

Emotions run high as victims have their say at Stormont: The News Letter

Daughter of brain-damaged IRA bomb survivor to reveal family's plight at event for terror victims: Belfast Telegraph
Rebecca Black

Memorial quilts to Troubles' victims unveiled at Stormont: Irish News
Suzanne McGonagle

March 1988, two shocking weeks in Northern Ireland Troubles – Gibraltar, Milltown massacre and Corporals' murders: Belfast Telegraph
Ivan Little

Ex-IRA man – IRA members believed leadership 'guff' despite setback in Gibraltar: The News Letter

Glorifying Gibraltar bomb team must end – DUP MLA: The News Letter
Mark Rainey

Mural unveiled to IRA members killed in Gibraltar 30 years ago: Irish News

Michael Stone – Maverick Milltown assassin earned worldwide notoriety: The News Letter
Mark Rainey

BBC film about IRA funeral murders to air in March: The Guardian
Tara Conlan

SAS Gibraltar operation against IRA looks increasingly justified in post-9/11 terrorism era: The News Letter
William Matchett

'Sectarianism caused exodus': Londonderry Sentinel

Community asked for their memories of Para behaviour: Belfast Media
Ciara Quinn

Thompson Inquest Day II – British soldier who killed Derry mother-of-six wept in dock then failed to provide names to assist inquest: Derry Now
Ursula Duddy

Eddie Fullerton Dam 'should always be given the right name': Derry Journal
Laura Glenn

Three arrested and drugs, cash and 'INLA paraphernalia' seized in Derry raids: Derry Journal
Kevin Mullan

Father of IRA victim pursues 'Stakeknife' Scappaticci in perjury case: Belfast Telegraph

Shadow chancellor's hunger strike plaque 'a betrayal of Labour traditions': The News Letter

Picture of Celtic fan Jay Beattie and loyal order shows there's hope for our future if we want it: Belfast Telegraph
Gail Walker

Michael O'Neill – NI manager's dismay over 'Catholic only' FAI player poaching: The News Letter
Mark Rainey

FAI not planning to change its recruitment policy over northern-born players: Irish News
Chris Grace

The poppy contradiction – political, divisive, both or neither?: The Irish Times
Emmet Malone

North is main export target for the majority of firms here: Irish Independent
Colm Kelpie

Complaints over Walkers' shortbread sold under a Union Flag: The Herald
Martin Williams

Tuesday, March 6

Irish prime minister dismisses Theresa May's border idea: The Guardian
Peter Walker, Lisa O'Carroll and Anushka Asthana

Brexit – Irish PM Varadkar rules out three-way talks, as Sinn Féin meet with EU negotiators over Irish border: The Independent
Jon Stone

PM urged to 'clip' Boris Johnson round the ear over Irish border memo: Belfast Telegraph

Sinn Féin 'meeting of minds' with EU chief: BBC
Stephen Walker

Leo Varadkar rules out Ireland-Britain-EU Brexit talks: Irish Examiner
Daniel McConnell

British guarantee on Border critical to Brexit talks, Donohoe says: The Irish Times
Denis Staunton

'Determination and will' can help avoid hard border, says NI secretary: The Irish Times
Freya McClements

UK tied up with EU like never before: Irish Examiner
Andrew Hammond

Brexit partly emerged from underlying racism – we must confront it: Irish Mirror
Paddy Clancy

How Gibraltar learned to stop fearing Brexit: The Herald
David Torrance

Michelle O'Neill says Arlene Foster handed her draft deal on powersharing: The News Letter
David Young

DUP leader Foster 'categorically denies' any agreement was reached with Sinn Féin: Belfast Telegraph

DUP story over draft deal row doesn't add up, claims Empey: Belfast Telegraph
Suzanne Breen

DUP briefed senior loyalists on Irish language deal before collapse of talks: Irish News
Allison Morris

Breakdown in trust between DUP and SF means even talks are months away: The News Letter
Alex Kane

Stephen Nolan has got under Sinn Féin's skin, that's why the party is trying to silence him: Belfast Telegraph
Ruth Dudley Edwards

NI Secretary of State Karen Bradley visits Strand Road police station in Derry: Derry Now

Belfast City Council votes to support Irish language act: The News Letter
Stephen Gamble

Belfast council Irish Language Act debate annoys DUP: Belfast Telegraph
Rebecca Black

Poll suggests attitudes towards Irish language act more entrenched after collapse of talks: Irish News
John Monaghan

Police overtime bill soars to £125k a day in Northern Ireland amid fears over shortfall in officers: Belfast Telegraph
Adrian Rutherford

Police recruitment 'has been hit by Stormont collapse': Belfast Telegraph
Allan Preston

Man hurt in "brutal and horrific" paramilitary style attack in Ballymoney: Belfast Live
Sarah Scott

Loyalist flags erected at new housing development: Belfast Media
Conor McParland

John 'Bonzer' Boreland "executed" by loyalist paramilitaries, trial hears: Belfast Live
John Cassidey

Co-opting council members 'is cheating voters': BBC
Cormac Campbell

Fisherman tells of shame over assault at Orange march – but denies being sectarian: Irish News
Brendan Hughes

Man arrested in connection with terrorism in Derry: Derry Journal
Andrew Quinn

Dessie O'Hare to stand trial accused of false imprisonment and threatening a man's life:
Tom Tuite

Council logo on Tony Taylor posters in Londonderry: The News Letter

Labour's John McDonnell under fire over Bobby Sands plaque: The Sunday Life
Sarah Henderson

Let historians, not lawyers, deal with past, legacy conference told: The News Letter

Thompson Inquest Day 1 – Soldier said he was told 'shoot first, ask questions later': Derry Now

Secretary of State urged to release funding for legacy inquests as she visits Derry: Irish News
John Monaghan

I want closure for my Geraldine, says brother of 1972 Cavan bomb victim: The News Letter
Philip Bradfield

Inquest opens into shooting of woman shot by British army in Derry: Irish News

IRA 'Gibraltar Three' remembered 30 years on: Irish News
Connla Young

Sinn Féin's Anderson hails 'inspiring' Provo Mairead Farrell, shot in Gibraltar: Belfast Telegraph

DUP accuse authors behind report into Protestant exodus from west bank of Londonderry of 'rewriting history': Belfast Telegraph

Hooded man left court 'distressed' over white noise in covert audio recording: Irish News

IRA 'freedom fighters' MSP facing renewed backlash: The News Letter

Frances McDormand – From the troubled streets of Belfast to queen of the Oscars: Irish News
Suzanne McGonagle

Monday, March 5

Coveney rules out 'bilateral talks' with the UK on Border: Irish Independent
Kevin Doyle

Coveney – UK's soft border plan could damage single market (Mar 23): The Sunday Times
John Walsh

Theresa May's soft border plans for Ireland could be rejected by EU: Irish Mirror
Pat Flanagan

Paschal Donohoe to discuss customs union with UK Labour Party: The Irish Times
Fiach Kelly

Young people – We can't let Brexit divide us: Irish Examiner
Noel Baker

Brexiteers are either clueless or trying to rewrite history: Irish Independent
Kevin Doyle

May's irrational fantasy is not as simple as A, B or C: Sunday Independent
Colm McCarthy

Buffoon from the East fools no one with his Brexit bluster: Irish Independent
Kevin Doyle

Theresa May must listen carefully to George Mitchell: Irish News

Brexit giving cover as Fine Gael and Sinn Féin make eyes (Mar 23): Sunday Independent
Eoghan Harris

Strong leadership and wise heads required to finalise Brexit deal (Mar 1): Belfast Telegraph

DUP support for decommissioning based on cold judgment, not a leap of faith (Feb 26): The News Letter
Ian Paisley

Foster's recent performances unnerving the party faithful: Irish News
John Manley

Does DUP want to be Direct Rule or Devolutionist Unionist Party? (Feb 24): Belfast Telegraph
Jon Tonge

DUP 'must not dictate financial decisions in north': Irish News
Bimpe Archer

DUP anger at Council logo being used to promote 'Free Tony Taylor' campaign: Derry Now

Council denies involvement in Tony Taylor posters: Irish News
Connla Young

Loughinisland families to lobby and inform Irish America (Mar 1): Irish Voice/

'The IRA called us collaborators' – a sister's quest for justice: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Saved for posterity … 40,000 memories of the Troubles (Feb 17): The Guardian
Ben Quinn and Brian Hutton

Tycoon's newspapers stick to his anti-European views: Irish Independent
Philip Ryan

Irish premier points to benefits of common regulation (Feb 28): Belfast Telegraph

'Denial of marriage equality unsustainable' – Fearon (Feb 22): Newry Times

Ifta winner John Connors spurns BBC over language issue: The Irish Times
Kitty Holland

Sunday, March 4

EU could reject Northern Ireland border proposals, Republic's deputy PM suggests:
Alan McGuinness

Brexit draft text and May's speech, now what next?: RTE
Tony Connolly

Derry Brexit concerns inform scathing letter: Derry Journal
Kevin Mullan

Contingency plans lodged in case of no-deal Brexit (Mar 1): The Times
Jennifer Bray

Irish eyes are not smiling at Michel Barnier's recipe for civil war: Daily Mirror
Nigel Nelson

Salvaging the wreckage of an EU-UK relationship that really should have worked: Sunday Independent
John Downing

We took back control; let Britain have its turn: The Sunday Times
David Quinn

The British have forgotten how to deal with Brexit facts and logic: The Irish Times
Chris Johns

Michel Barnier meets Arlene Foster and Michelle O'Neill in Brussels next Monday to discuss Brexit ... does he know what he's letting himself in for?: Belfast Telegraph
Eilis O'Hanlon

Boris Johnson's sickening comments typify Brexiteers' approach to Ireland (Feb 28): The Guardian
Frances O'Grady

Technology can solve the border, and revive Stormont: The Sunday Times
Newton Emerson

Brexit could well bring about a long-awaited United Ireland by default: Irish Mirror
Ferghal Blaney

'We cannot take the peace for granted' – Former Prime Minister JOHN MAJOR warns against creating new divisions in Ireland: Daily Mail
John Major

Confirmation that the EU will use the border as a wedge (Mar 1): The News Letter

Brexit – Brussels forces a reckoning on the Border (Mar 1): The Irish Times

Arlene Foster rejects claims of 'difficulties' within DUP ranks over talks fallout (Feb 27): Belfast Telegraph
Jonathan Bell

Sinn Féin can't even talk the talk in Irish: The Sunday Times
Chris Fitzpatrick

Sinn Féin victory is a triumph of young over old: Sunday Independent
Kim Bielenberg

Listening device found at home of late republican: Belfast Media
Brónach Ní Thuama

Pres. Trump to announce new ambassador, special envoy by St Patrick's Day: Irish Voice/
Niall O'Dowd

We must push back on those who repeatedly misrepresent Northern Ireland as a contrived sectarian statelet (Mar 1): The News Letter
Brian John Spencer

Unionists vie for Seanad seat: The Sunday Times
Justine McCarthy

MI5 spies can commit crimes in Britain, secret papers reveal (Mar 2): The Times
Fiona Hamilton

Revolutionary domestic violence court roll out across Northern Ireland stalled by assembly stalemate (Mar 2): Irish News
Bimpe Archer

Gay couple seek recognition of their marriage in North: The Times
Alan Erwin

Labour's Richard Leonard says anti-English bias may sway voters (Mar 1): The Scotsman
Chris Green

Saturday, March 3

Threat of 'serious trouble' in Northern Ireland from direct rule and hard border after Brexit, warns man who brokered Good Friday Agreement: The Independent
Benjamin Kentish

Arlene Foster 'gave Michelle O'Neill draft agreement' before talks collapsed: Irish News

Leaked emails reignite dispute over talks collapse: Belfast Telegraph
Mark Edwards

Robin Swann – Taoiseach is 'cherry picking' elements of Belfast Agreement: The News Letter
Michael McHugh

Key figures from Good Friday Agreement period to gather for twentieth anniversary (Feb 28): Irish News

Good Friday Agreement hasn't transformed dyed- in-the-wool hardliners (Feb 26): Southern Star

Simon Coveney rules out any Brexit side talks with Britain: Irish Examiner
Elaine Loughlin and Daniel McConnell

May vows to work with EU to avoid hard Irish Border: The Irish Times
Simon Carswell

Protecting Good Friday Agreement 'at the heart' of Theresa May's 'approach' to Brexit: Irish Independent
Shona Murray

Theresa May still appears not to understand full impact of leaving the customs union and single market, Irish PM suggests: The Independent
Jon Stone

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar says UK Prime Minister Theresa May gave 'important reassurances' over Brexit and Northern Ireland: Irish Mirror
Trevor Quinn

Brexit – Prime Minister's open border plan a basis for progress, says DUP leader Arlene Foster: The News Letter
Michael McHugh

'It's ABSURD!' Jacob Rees-Mogg attacks EU and 'vote-chasing' Ireland PM over border stance: Daily Express
Belinda Robinson

Westminster committee calls on UK for 'realism' in approach to Irish border post-Brexit: Irish Independent
Colm Kelpie

Closest sitting MP to the Irish border Gregory Campbell says hard frontier is not workable: Derry Journal
Kevin Mullan

Committee concerned at lack of 'realism' from British government on the Border question: Irish Independent
Colm Kelpie

Complex customs plan once again fails to give specifics on the Border: Irish Independent
Shona Murray

Once again Theresa May fails to get down to the nitty gritty: Irish News
John Manley

Salvaging the wreckage of an EU-UK relationship that really should have worked: Irish Independent
John Downing

The United Kingdom will quit the EU as one country, whatever Brussels might desire: The News Letter
Jacob Rees-Mogg

Brexit fiasco shows the UK is no longer a unitary state (Feb 28): The Herald
Iain Macwhirter

Irish faith in the EU holds firm (Feb 28): The Irish Times

Border ball back in UK's court – Avoiding a hard border after Brexit (Mar 1): Irish Examiner

Up to Theresa May to provide workable border solutions (Mar 1): Irish News

EU knows the border is weak point for UK and is upping the ante (Feb 28): The News Letter

'Lobbying is pointless, SF should take seats for critical Brexit vote' – Howlin: Irish Independent
Cormac McQuinn

Still no sign of Washington special envoy: Belfast Telegraph
Allan Preston

New U.S. envoy will face old North problem: Irish Echo
Ray O'Hanlon

SDLP councillor's apology after rude post denigrating Foster is revealed: Belfast Telegraph
Suzanne Breen

Mary Lou McDonald forced to defend use of 'tiocfaidh ár lá' slogan: Irish Independent
Cormac McQuinn

Sinn Féin writes to airport owners over DUP dinner: Irish News

Report into Protestant exodus from west bank of Foyle 'plays down intimidation', say victims: Belfast Telegraph
Donna Deeney

Mother cannot forgive killers after 20 years: Banbridge Leader

The family of one of three neighbours killed in an IRA bomb are to appeal a failed legal bid to secure a new inquest: Irish News

Walking gay daughter down the aisle was a radical move by Orange Order leader Beattie: Belfast Telegraph
Fionola Meredith

Our growing population of immigrants plays vital role (Feb 28): Belfast Telegraph

Scottish Government to begin talks over potential bridge to Northern Ireland: The National (Scotland)
Kirsteen Paterson

Friday, March 2

DUP's Dodds 'highly surprised' if Foster passed any draft agreement text to O'Neill days before talks collapse: Belfast Telegraph

Stephen Nolan helped pull down Stormont, claims top SF member: The News Letter

Stormont shutdown costs taxpayers £30m: The Sunday Times
Sean O'Neill, Leila Haddou

Taoiseach holds three-hour meeting with Derry civic leaders on Brexit, the border and Northerners' rights: Derry Now

Main identities in Northern Ireland are irreconcilable and it would be wise to stop thinking otherwise: Belfast Telegraph
Graham Spencer and Chris Hudson

Confess your sins, the Baroness tells politicians in the North: Irish Catholic
Mary Kenny

This is how Arlene Foster could have sold the recent near deal: The News Letter
Adam McGibbon

The 24 million reasons why Sinn Féin like to play the poor mouth ... even when they are rolling in it: Belfast Telegraph
Nelson McCausland

The DUP-SF carve-up at St Andrews has clearly failed (Feb 28): The News Letter
Johnny Andrews

Earthquake in Wales but no seismic shift in NI politics (Feb 26): Impartial Reporter
Shona Morrison

EU boss Donald Tusk mocks Britain's 'so-called red lines' on Brexit and warns Theresa May there are still 'different points of view' blocking a deal: Irish Sun
Tom Newton Dunn

UK will refuse to enforce hard Irish border with EU even in 'no deal' Brexit, says cabinet minister: The Independent
Joe Watts

Brexit deal must strengthen our union of nations and our union of people – Prime Minister May to set out EU talks tests: Belfast Telegraph

Sinn Féin leaders to travel to Brussels for Brexit talks: Belfast Telegraph

Theresa May admitted there could be no open border in Ireland if Britain outside the EU, newly emerged video shows: The Independent
Joe Watts

PM's Brexit plan 'literally not going to happen', says Blair: Dumbarton & Vale of Leven Reporter

EU text would prompt huge constitutional change: The News Letter
Sam McBride

Unionists united in opposition to EU's draft Brexit paper: Belfast Telegraph
Suzanne Breen

Brexit – UK's 'fallback' must protect Belfast Agreement: The Irish Times
Patrick Smyth

There are three ways out of the Irish border impasse. All are closed to Theresa May: The Guardian
Peter Leary

Theresa May's best hope is to fudge the Irish question: The Sunday Times
Philip Collins

UK's Brexit negotiating tactic is to drive fellow Europeans mad: The Irish Times
Jonathan Freedland

May and Varadkar in harmony over Brexit border, but issue will make or break a deal: Belfast Telegraph
Ed Curran

Boris Johnson is a joke that isn't funny anymore (Feb 28): The Irish Times
Brian Boyd

Trade border between Ireland and UK 'now inevitable' (Feb 28): The Irish Times
Eoin Burke-Kennedy

Dissidents to defy St Patrick's tricolour ban in Newry and Downpatrick: Belfast Telegraph
Leona O'Neill

Dissident 'intended to plead guilty to charges': The News Letter

MI5 downgrades mainland terror threat from dissident republicans: Daily Telegraph
Ben Farmer

Come to parliament, Sinn Féin, as saviours of Ireland – and Britain: The Guardian
Polly Toynbee

DUP wants Sinn Féin MPs to vote – to quell Tory dissent: Irish Independent
Christopher Hope

A New Leader For Ireland's Sinn Féin, But Will It Be A New Era?:
Lauren Frayer

Sinn Féin duo has a tough challenge: Boston Irish Reporter
Joe Leary

Sinn Féin grassroots warm to McDonald despite talks collapse: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Mother of Poyntzpass victim believes killers shot Philip Allen and Damien Trainor to clear their own £1,000 drugs debt: Irish News
Connla Young

Owners of Poyntzpass bar recall night LVF killers struck: Irish News
Connla Young

New report reveals why Protestants left Derry's west bank: The Irish Times
Freya McClements

Tyrone GAA chairman calls for release of Aidan McAnespie report: Irish News
Connla Young

Jeffrey Dudgeon – The quiet crusader: From changing the law to tackling litter, UUP councillor has been pivotal (Feb 24): Belfast Telegraph
Lindy McDowell

Why I prefer to wait until the ink dries before I believe drafts, rumours and speculation (Feb 28): Belfast Telegraph
Ruth Dudley Edwards

Calls for undercover officer inquiry to be extended to Northern Ireland: Irish News
Allison Morris

Thursday, March 1

Irish PM shows frustration with UK over Brexit border deal: The Guardian
Lisa O'Carroll and Harriet Sherwood

Government denies 'provoking' UK over calls for special status Brexit deal on North: Irish Examiner
Juno McEnroe

It's over to you now on Brexit plan, May told: The Times
Jennifer Bray, Oliver Wright, Bruno Waterfield and Sam Coates

Northern Ireland – Government 'resolutely' committed to no hard border after Brexit despite Boris Johnson comments, Karen Bradley says: The Independent
Benjamin Kentish

Brussels is 'playing roulette' with Ireland over Brexit, DUP warns: Daily Telegraph
Asa Bennett

Brussels' draft Brexit plans 'unacceptable' – Arlene Foster: Belfast Telegraph

Draft EU treaty shows 'contempt' for Union and for GFA – Swann: The News Letter

Tory-DUP wrecking-agenda cannot prevail – Sinn Féin welcomes EU Northern Ireland proposals: Belfast Telegraph

Boris Johnson challenged to visit border: Derry Journal

Brexit – EU negotiator to meet Sinn Féin and DUP: BBC

Brexit – David Davis threatens not to pay EU divorce deal in Irish hard border dispute: The Times
Oliver Wright, Bruno Waterfield and Sam Coates

Northern secretary says no hard border despite Boris Johnson intervention: The Irish Times
Denis Staunton

Why Can't U.K. Solve the Irish Border Problem in Brexit?: New York Times
Stephen Castle

EU plan lacks detail on where customs checks would take place: The Irish Times
Simon Carswell

All eyes on Theresa May's Brexit speech amid friction over Irish border: The Guardian
Harriet Sherwood, Daniel Boffey and Peter Walker

Barnier has made Border the central plank in his negotiating strategy: The Irish Times
Stephen Collins

Irish border is proxy battle over future EU-UK relationship: The Times
Oliver Wright

Time is running out to negotiate a transition period after Brexit: The Irish Times
Cliff Taylor

The EU backs Ireland…for now: Financial Times
James Blitz

McDonald backing up Taoiseach's stance on North is welcome: Irish Independent
John Downing

Brussels will rue the day it tried to divide the United Kingdom: Daily Telegraph
Matt Kilcoyne

Theresa May gets dose of buyer's remorse but without returns policy on Border issue: The Irish Times
Patrick Smyth

Time for Brexit fudge coming to a close: The Irish Times
Pat Leahy

Boris Johnson must stop playing politics with peace in Northern Ireland: The Times
Owen Smith

The EU and Britain are playing a high-stakes game of chicken: The Guardian
Anand Menon

DUP cold front descends from North: The Irish Times
Fiach Kelly

Europe has weaponised the Ireland issue – now the fight really begins: Daily Telegraph
Peter Foster

'Joint rule' motion fails due to reference to 'SF/DUP talks' failure: Derry Journal
Kevin Mullan

Letter unionism's 'me too' moment but relevance arguable: Belfast Telegraph
Suzanne Breen

Unionist support for Brexit showed little consideration for my Irishness: The News Letter
Malachi O'Doherty

The Good Friday Agreement is the best hope for all these islands ... we throw that away at our peril: Belfast Telegraph
Alban Maginness

Eastwood – I welcome 'constructive criticism' from unionists: The News Letter

1,200 sign petition opposing PSNI and Navy careers visit to Belfast Catholic school St Malachy's: Belfast Telegraph
Suzanne Breen

Republicans to picket school over PSNI and RN at careers event: The News Letter

Dee Fennell unhappy with 'dissident label' and asks BBC presenter 'what's your stance on violence': Belfast Telegraph

UVF supergrass Haggarty sentence appeal may not go ahead: BBC
Vincent Kearney

'SF can secure truth by naming all killers of the PIRA's 1800 victims': The News Letter

Why we need another Eames or Bradley to draw a line under past: Belfast Telegraph
Austen Morgan

Decision not to prosecute soldier who shot dead Daniel Hegarty based on 'flawed reasoning': Irish News

Barra McGrory decision not to prosecute soldier over killing 'flawed': The News Letter

Sinn Féin will not bail out party official Kehoe if he is hit with High Court costs: Irish Independent
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