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Tuesday, May 31

Unemployment figures static for last 30 years: (from
Jarlath Kearney

Battle is over but landmines still scattered: (from the Irish News)
Roy Garland

Dorrian family talk to PUP leader: BBC

Omagh accused in legal bid: UTV Internet

PSNI intelligence 'non-existent': BBC

DUP warning over ID cards vote: Belfast Telegraph
Chris Thornton

Sinn Féin criticises "British ID cards for Irish citizens": (from

Lord Jim's Name Faces UUP Chop: The News Letter
Elinor Glynn

Snap! Shankill bomber at riot: Sunday Life (May 29)

Concern as parade looms: (from
Laura McDaid

Orde upbeat on parades: (from the Irish News, May 24)

Orange Order Claims 'Hot Air': Derry Journal (Feb 25)

Ghana wear our sashes proudly: Sunday Life (May 29)
John McGurk

Not a panacea but a fight for the ordinary citizen: (from the Irish News)
Tom Kelly

TD tells congress it's not easy talking unity in Dáil: Daily Ireland
Larry L Levin

Court to probe claims of collusion in 1974 bombings: Irish Independent
Sean O'Neill

Hunger Strike Film Likely To Cause A Row: The News Letter
Ian Starrett

European Union Constitution will militarise Europe: Daily Ireland
Larry L Levin

McDowell urges North-South pact: Irish Independent (Mar 5)
Tom Brady

Israeli and Arab women in Ulster for peace talks: Belfast Telegraph
Sean O'Driscoll

The two faces of Donald Findlay, QC: The Scotsman
Stephen McGinty

Monday, May 30

Provo decommissioning on the cards: Sunday Life (May 29)
Alan Murray

Detectives discount IRA involvement in £200,000 robbery: Irish Independent
Alan Erwin

McDonnell warns of threat posed by IRA: Irish Examiner
Paul O'Brien

The IMC Report: (from the Sunday Independent, May 29)
Ruth Dudley Edwards

Paisley U-turn not impossible: (from the Irish News, May 23)

New threat to McCartneys posted on web: (from the Sunday Tribune, May 29)
Suzanne Breen

Couple of McCartney suspects do runner: Sunday Life (May 29)
Stephen Breen

McCartneys – 'IRA protecting killers': UTV Internet

It's a funny old world but real politik will still rule: Daily Ireland (May 21)

Finucane hit 'was a mistake': Sunday Life (May 29)
Stephen Breen

Sectarian attacks at shockingly high levels: (from the Irish News, May 28)
Sharon O'Neill

Bigotry's open season: Sunday Life (May 29)
Joe Oliver

Dead agent's family to quiz Prime Minister: Sunday Life (May 29)

Sinn Féin will oppose identity cards: Daily Ireland (May 18)
Jarlath Kearney

Wright inquiry set to begin: Sunday Life (May 29)
Chris Anderson

Man shot in Belfast gang attack: BBC

'Make economy a peace priority': (from the Irish News, May 25)

I Survived IRA Massacre: The News Letter (Feb 28)
Johnny Caldwell

Garda informer shake-up: Daily Ireland (May 16)

Molyneaux in UUP office name row: Sunday Life (May 29)

Stadium Stormont: Daily Ireland (Apr 6)
Tommy McKearney

Rangers agree to Belfast friendly: BBC (May 24)

Findlay could face investigation after telling joke about Pope: The Herald
Billy Briggs

Sunday, May 29

Unionists threat over €290,000 IRA-style raid: The Sunday Times
Liam Clarke

IRA most likely suspect in cash raid on Boots store: Sunday Independent
Alan Murray

Good Friday was yesterday: The Sunday Times

Alarm at King's comments on IRA bar killing: Sunday Independent
Jerome Reilly & Alex Massie

UUP leadership race 'irrelevant': BBC

SF/IRA had hired slain Lusk gunman: Sunday Independent
Jody Corcoran & Maeve Sheehan

Are we edging towards the brink of mafia mayhem?: Sunday Independent
Brendan O'Connor

Laird no stranger to controversy: Sunday Business Post
Paul T Colgan

British Lords say Real IRA illegal: Daily Ireland (May 21)
Jarlath Kearney

Behind the Betrayal: The Blanket (May 22)
Philip Ferguson

Get Tough On Provos – War Hero: The News Letter

Family's anger as loyalist is charged: (from, May 27)

Solving The Murders A Step To Heal Ulster's Past: The News Letter (Mar 9)

Sinn Féin excluded: Daily Ireland (May 25)
Connla Young

SSP slammed over link with Irish terrorists: Sunday Herald
Paul Hutcheon

Gimme 5: (from, May 27)
Áine McEntee

There goes a true man: The Observer
Henry McDonald

SDLP in Lisburn has 'lost way' over flags: Daily Ireland (Feb 22)

Saturday, May 28

Ahern – IRA must give commitment to democracy: Irish Examiner
Ed Carty

Adams welcomes Ahern's NI commitment: RTE

'Restoration agenda': Daily Ireland
Jarlath Kearney

DUP Success Doesn't Indicate Hardening Of Attitudes – Says Derry Academic: Derry Journal

What does Paisley really want?: BBC
Martina Purdy

Report confirms IRA still very much in business: Irish Independent

Who will address nationalist fears?: Daily Ireland

Dumb Decision On Visa Denial: Irish Voice/

Martin McGuinness Begins US Trip: Derry Journal

Sinn Fein 'committed to peace': Springfield Republican (May 27)
Jo-Ann Moriarty

UUP to Shut U.S. Office?: Irish Voice/
Sean O'Driscoll

Robert McCartney murder was not approved by IRA leadership: Irish Independent (May 25)

Committee should sit in Belfast — DUP: (from the Irish News)
William Graham

Millions 'wasted' on cross-border bodies, says North peer: Irish Independent

Don't understand the world, change it: Daily Ireland
Jude Collins

Hillsborough Blues: Daily Ireland (May 25)
Mal Rogers

McCrea security protection to be reviewed: UTV Internet

Cross-Community Support For Browne: The News Letter
David Young

Party denies mayoral pact with DUP: (from the Irish News)
Sarah Dobson

Limavady Unionist Councillors Walk Out In Protest: Derry Journal

PSNI Deny Any Role In Sinn Fein Attacks: The News Letter

'Agent' killers: Daily Ireland
Ciarán Barnes

Loyalist Feud Murder Accused Refused Bail: Derry Journal

UDA is on the rampage following arrests: (from

RIOT!: (from

Supporters Signing Up To Apology Plea: The News Letter
Simon Hunter

Bug that bugged Sinn Féin for sale: The Guardian
Angelique Chrisafis

Postcodes will improve service: Daily Ireland (May 26)

Friday, May 27

Sinn Fein hits out at 'cowardly' Laird: Belfast Telegraph
Chris Thornton

DUP and Sinn Fein in angry claims: Belfast Telegraph
Brendan McDaid

Time is marching on for the peace process: (from the Irish News)
Newton Emerson

Devolution is the only real integration now: Irish World
Tom Griffin

The Order of the Golden Forelock is long overdue: (from
Des Wilson

DUP's unionist domination will not happen: (from the Irish News)
Jim Gibney

US congressional hearing told of criminal culture: Belfast Telegraph
Sean O'Driscoll

Organised crime needs targeting over a long time: Irish Independent (May 25)
Tom Brady

Electrician charged with 29 murders in Omagh bombing: The Guardian
Angelique Chrisafis

Civil Case/Witch Hunt: The Blanket (May 17)
N. Corey

Adams' home 'targeted in attack': BBC

UFF hitman offers to meet Lisa's killers: Sunday Life (May 22)

Mayor may visit republican areas: BBC

Defence minister offer still on table for An Fhirinne: (from
Damien McCarney

Spicer threatens to sue Echo, MP: Irish Echo
Ray O'Hanlon

The Value Of Maintaining The Full-Time Reservists: The News Letter (Mar 4)

The men behind the murals: BBC
Marie Irvine

Campaign For Apology From Libya Needs Your Support: The News Letter

Pupils put pressure on BBC over Irish: (from, Apr 25)

Hain urged to mediate in chopper dispute: (from the Irish News, May 24)
Catherine Morrison

N. Ireland polishes tarnished image: CNN (May 25)

Adams slams jailing of Basque politician: UTV Internet

Thursday, May 26

Blair calls on SDLP to 'go it alone' in Assembly: Irish Independent
Bernard Purcell

End to impasse is up to Sinn Fein, says Blair: Belfast Telegraph
Brian Walker

Report Says IRA Remains Ready to Fight: Los Angeles Times (May 25)
John Daniszewski

Interim Assembly Is A Non-Starter - Hain: The News Letter
Stephen Dempster

DUP welcome possible SF Stormont 'freeze-out': UTV Internet

Good Friday Agreement is all there is: (from the Irish News)
Brian Feeney

IMC report does not inspire confidence: Belfast Telegraph

IMC raiméis: Daily Ireland

The Men Of Violence Who Haven't Gone Away: The News Letter

Pair shot in legs by masked men: BBC

'Punishment beating' term hides real cruelty: Irish Independent (May 25)
Tom Brady

Privilege used to allege IRA link: BBC
Mark Devenport

No Entry: The Blanket (May 22)
Anthony McIntyre

DUP success 'due to growing disenchantment with politics': UTV Internet

Paisley accused over Clinton attack: UTV Internet

Politicians can promote calm: (from the Irish News, May 24)

Seats row: Daily Ireland
Nigel McDonagh

Orde urged to challenge sectarian speeches: UTV Internet

Omagh accused set to be charged: BBC

Lawyer for Omagh suspect cries foul: Irish Echo
Anne Cadwallader

Forgotten victim of Guildford bombings: (from the Irish News, Feb 15)
Barry McCaffrey

RUC urged to aid probe: Daily Ireland
Jarlath Kearney

1991 murder of SF councillor raises collusion fear on both sides of Border: Daily Ireland
Jarlath Kearney

Equality protection for teachers?: (from the Belfast Telegraph, May 23)
Austen Morgan

Radical 'Marshall Plan' for taxation on the island of Ireland: Sunday Independent (Apr 17)
Anthony O'Reilly

Irish visit Hub for input on policing: Boston Globe (May 23)
Kevin Cullen

Complaints Lead To Bug's Removal For A Second Time: The News Letter
Joanne Lowry

Wednesday, May 25

I.R.A. Is Still Armed and Dangerous, Official Report Says: New York Times
Brian Lavery

Watchdog says IRA is still recruiting: The Guardian
Angelique Chrisafis

Recruiting by Provos proves will to remain effective: Irish Independent
Tom Brady

Provos facing fresh McCartney criticism: Belfast Telegraph
Brian Walker

Monitoring commission accused over report: UTV Internet

Loyalists and fringe republicans still active, report says: The Times
Greg Hurst

Sinn Fein is linked to €3bn empire: Irish Independent
Sam Smyth

Paisley Not 'Sole Arbiter' Of Politics In North – Says Angry Durkan: Derry Journal

DUP Brands Sinn Fein Demand As Simply Ludicrous: The News Letter
Stephen Dempster

Clinton 'still backing' Agreement: BBC

Paisley denounces Bill Clinton: UTV Internet

SDLP delegation in Downing Street: BBC

The only way to lasting peace: The Scotsman

Paramilitary criminality – Disarmament imperative to sustain peace: Irish Examiner

Duty calls and Lady Sylvia must answer: Belfast Telegraph
Gail Walker

Hardline triumphalism bodes ill for the streets: (from the Irish News)
Susan McKay

Nationalists To Blame For Riot, Claims Dodds: The News Letter
Joanne Lowry

IRA Response Not Enough, – Says Eileen McGinley: Derry Journal

Hamill Inquiry team visit scene: Belfast Telegraph
Chris Thornton

Hamill sister in plea to police: UTV Internet

New inquest in Ludlow killing case: Irish Independent

Derry's new mayor is IRA man's sister: Belfast Telegraph
Brendan McDaid

Police present as SF enters council: (from the Irish News)
Nevin Farrell

UDA denies hoax bomb attack in city: Belfast Telegraph
William Allen

How Adair moulded teenagers into killers: (from the Irish News, May 23)

All stakeholders must agree Long Kesh future: Daily Ireland
Mike Ritchie

SF Opposed To ID Cards: Derry Journal

End Block On St Pat's Day, Urges Mayor: The News Letter
Joanne Lowry

Sinn Fein 'bug' on internet auction: BBC

Tuesday, May 24

Stand By Agreement And Reject Paisley Line – SDLP: The News Letter

McGuinness tells Paisley's DUP to act more responsibly: UTV Internet

'Blair must push Paisley on peace': Daily Ireland
Conor McMorrow

Ceasefire watchdog issuing report: BBC

IRA 'still training and recruiting': Belfast Telegraph
Chris Thornton

Hain briefed on paramilitary activities: UTV Internet

Primate 'eager to engage with all parties': Irish Independent
Gene McKenna

Peace Process Easier Than Ending Attacks: The News Letter
Gemma Murray

A cure for the 'sick counties' disease: (from the Irish News)
Roy Garland

US visa refusal not policy change: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

McAleese praises the support of Irish-America: Daily Ireland

SDLP must beware pan-nationalist Trojan horse: (from the Irish News)
Tom Kelly

Loyalist Petrol Bomb Attacks Condemned: The News Letter

Insight into the world of a UDA terror boss: Sunday Life (May 22)
Darwin Templeton

By idolatry and fear – how a UFF death squad was created: (from the Irish News)

Give Us A Break, Plead Unionists: The News Letter
Ian Starrett

Ulster Unionist hits out at council 'carve-up': UTV Internet

Monica Digney is all set to confront loyalist protesters: (from

McKevitt – Funding should be for inclusive events: Newry Democrat (May 4)

Irish News should apologise to Newbuildings: (from the Sunday Journal, May 22)
Eamonn McCann

The Moral Reason Never to Tell: The Blanket
John Coulter

Orange Grand Master faces court action: Sunday Life (May 22)
Alan Murray

Wave of sectarian attacks raise marching season tension: Daily Ireland
Colm Heatley

Crack down on rioters, MP urges police: Belfast Telegraph
Maureen Coleman

Hamill inquiry to get under way: BBC

A mother asks why the RUC did not properly investigate her son's death: Daily Ireland
Ciaran Barnes

Study to look into effects of troubles: Belfast Telegraph
Clare Weir

Symbolic Gestures Help Inspire McGookin: The News Letter (Feb 5)
Anne Palmer

Monday, May 23

DUP man in push for direct rule shift: (from the Irish News, May 21)
Roddy McGregor

Good Friday Agreement isn't dead, insist nationalists: UTV Internet

SF must pay higher price now to seal deal: Irish Independent

Only one answer to DUP's hidden agenda: (from the Irish News, May 21)
James Kelly

Only show in town: Daily Ireland (May 21)

Not again!: Sunday Life (May 22)
Alan Murray

There's never a Christian about when you need one: (from the Irish News, May 19)
Newton Emerson

How Those In Power Respond: The Blanket
Anthony McIntyre

LVF attack 'smearing' campaign: Sunday Life (May 22)

LVF shift blame on Lisa murder: Daily Ireland (May 21)

Is cut-throat killer heading up UVF probe into Lisa murder?: Sunday Life (May 22)
Stephen Breen

Police have little confidence in Ombudsman – report: UTV Internet (Feb 23)

RUC man's plaque plan condemned: Daily Ireland (Apr 11)

Belfast hit by riots as rival soccer fans clash: Irish Examiner
Dan McGinn

Police launch war on violent and sectarian football fans: Sunday Herald (May 22)
Liam McDougall

Stop your mischief plea: Sunday Life (May 22)
Joe Oliver

'Die you Fenian bastard' they shouted at Robert: (from the Sunday Tribune, May 22)
Suzanne Breen

Second collusion enquiry to get underway at Craigavon: Daily Ireland (May 21)
Jarlath Kearney

'There are top politicians with blood on their hands': (from the Sunday Tribune, May 22
Suzanne Breen

Woodward challenged over state killings: (from, May 20)

Take Five: Daily Ireland (May 21)
Jarlath Kearney

Looking back into to the future: BBC
Mark Devenport

Anne Maguire 'honoured' to receive Bene Merenti: UTV Internet

Divisions on the frontier: Sunday Life (May 22)
Stephen Breen

Irish refugees felt 'isolated' in Border areas: Daily Ireland (May 21)
Conor McMorrow

Sunday, May 22

IRA still training recruits, says IMC: The Sunday Times
Liam Clarke and Enda Leahy

Agreement Alive, Says Ahern - No, It's Not, Says DUP: The News Letter
Stephen Dempster

Time has come to beat guns into ploughshares: Sunday Business Post
Tom McGurk

Don't dig Adams and Blair out of DUP hole: Sunday Independent
Eoghan Harris

Hard ball politics not a surprise: Belfast Telegraph

Republicans renew threat to McCartneys: Sunday Independent

Republicans deny threatening McCartney family: UTV Internet

Colombia Three 'are hiding out in Brazil and Spain': Sunday Independent
Jerome Reilly

Sinn Fein's O'Hare denied visa for trip to Capitol Hill: Sunday Independent
Don Lavery

McGuinness confident despite visa: UTV Internet

Sinn Fein Fan to Head AFL/CIO?: Irish Voice/

Peer calls for Phil Flynn bank probe: The Sunday Times
Scott Millar

SDLP 'plans to boot out' rebel member: Daily Ireland (May 20)
Nigel McDonagh and Anton McCabe

Priest tackles 'bigoted' village: The Sunday Times
Liam Clarke

Robert Hamill probe in plea for witnesses: Belfast Telegraph
Chris Thornton

Killer gets 11 years for explosion at SDLP office: Daily Ireland (May 18)

Loyalists are blamed over attacks: BBC

Adair associate has prison sentence cut: Belfast Telegraph
Jonathan McCambridge

Ruthless gangs a tough nut for Anvil to crack: Sunday Independent
Jim Cusack

Real IRA in cartel claim: Daily Ireland (May 20)
Eamonn Houston

Pope awarded medal to Maguire on deathbed: The Sunday Times
Christopher Morgan

Unionist Areas 'short-changed': The News Letter (Feb 22)

Orange Order revival in Africa: BBC (May 17)

Orange Order finds African outposts: The Sunday Times
Scott Millar

Gardai make arrests as Linfield and Shelbourne fans trade taunts: Sunday Independent
Shane Hickey

McConnell regrets Old Firm “tragedy”: Sunday Herald
Michael Grant

Officers spat on during raids on sectarian football memorabilia: The Scotsman (May 21)
Jim McBeth

Saturday, May 21

No budging on Good Friday Agreement, says Ahern: Irish Examiner
Senan Hogan

Hain – we can work it out: Daily Mirror (May 20)
Rosa Prince

DUP's Way Forward Without Sinn Fein: The News Letter
Stephen Dempster

Dr No in cloud cuckoo land: Daily Ireland

SF representative denied permission to visit US: The Irish Times
Conor O'Clery

US Congressmen object to SF visa denial: RTE

McCartney sisters hit by fresh threats: Irish Independent
Nicola Anderson

McCartney family honoured in Dublin: UTV Internet

UUP Pressure Over IRA-Linked Bank Chairman: The News Letter
Stephen Dempster

Northern Bank cash link claims disputed: Daily Ireland
Conor McMorrow

Paramilitaries 'prey on young': (from the Irish News)
Sharon O'Neill

Peer urges Lady Sylvia to take UUP leadership: UTV Internet

"I nearly quit politics over pipe bomb attack" – Maginness: (from

The people have spoken: Daily Ireland
Laurence McKeown

Copeland Blast For Parades Body: The News Letter
Joanne Lowry

It's pay as you go for Orangmen in Bushmills: Ballymoney Times (May 19)
Lyle McMullan

Policeman to stand trial again: UTV Internet

Board Powers Will Strike DPP Balance – Bradley: Derry Journal
Joe Doran

Loyalist in 'grotesque spectacle' is jailed: Irish Independent
Paul Higgins

UVF killer 'in hunt for missing Bangor girl': Belfast Telegraph
David Gordon

SDLP man 'should emigrate' over council's flag dispute: (from the Irish News, May 16)

'Abuse' in Omagh trial: Daily Ireland
Jarlath Kearney

'Erase Maze from map' call: Belfast Telegraph
David Gordon

Reiss vows another visit: (from
Andrea McKernon

Call to reverse roads service Irish signs ban: (from the Irish News)

No more N-word . .we all live in Ireland: Daily Ireland
Gearóid O Cairealláin

Seeking refuge from the Troubles: BBC
Mary Campbell

BBC NI Documentary on the Border seeks your stories: The Anglo-Celt (May 12)

River City stars unite for drama on sectarianism: The Sunday Times (May 15)
Karin Goodwin

Friday, May 20

Blair meets hard-line NI leaders: CNN

Paisley refuses to share power with Sinn Fein: Daily Telegraph
George Jones

Ulster talks 'must go forward': The Independent
Colin Brown

IRA urged to back Adams' peace call: Financial Times
John Murray Brown

Hain – Peace Process Will Take A Considerable Time: The News Letter
Stephen Dempster & Ian Starrett

Governments compare notes to assess North deal hopes: Irish Independent
Gene McKenna

Seventh British-Irish summit held: BBC

And so it begins: Daily Ireland

Who'll be relegated next season?: Daily Ireland
Jude Collins

Nationalist parties need a common goal: (from the Irish News)
Jim Gibney

It's time to bury the hatchet: (from
Des Wilson

Maginnis 'up for leadership': Belfast Telegraph
Chris Thornton

Parade Law Puts Twelfth Under Threat, Order Warns: The News Letter
Johnny Caldwell

Loyalists warn of new march tensions: (from the Irish News)
Barry McCaffrey

Loyalist backlash: Ballymoney Times (May 19)
Lyle McMullan

LVF 'will name murder suspects': BBC

Hotel staff to be questioned in paramilitary leader probe: Irish Examiner
John Breslin

Omagh suspect will try to strike out case: The Guardian
Owen Bowcott

Solicitor in bid to block arraignment of Omagh accused: Irish Independent
Louise McCall

Three hurt in two shootings in Belfast: RTE

Anger At Refusal To Retract Accusation: The News Letter
Mary Lafferty

Paper meets angry residents: (from the Irish News)
Bimpe Fatogun

Ferguson flays government over ads ban: (from

Bomb Victims' Coping: The News Letter
Mary Lafferty

Call for public help to find alleged IRA shooter: Irish Examiner
Cormac O'Keeffe

Bush's man at integrated schools movement celebration: Belfast Telegraph
Claire Regan

Old Firm boost for cross-community youth projects: UTV Internet (May 17)

€15m to be spent on Battle of the Boyne visitor centre: Irish Examiner
Emily Beament

Catholic church calls for religious audit of police: The Sunday Times (Feb 27)
Jason Allardyce

Thursday, May 19

Fresh moves to break NI deadlock: BBC

Reiss puts pressure on IRA: UTV Internet

Hain rules out any side deals in new campaign to seal peace: Irish Independent
Louise McCall

Follow Another Road In The Push For Peace: The News Letter
Billy Kennedy

Demands, talks begin after elections: Irish Echo
Anne Cadwallader

Paisley urges MPs to curb terrorism: Belfast Telegraph
Brian Walker

DUP tells Reiss 'no change in policy': UTV Internet

The next move: Irish Echo
Paul Colgan

London, Dublin facing fresh troubles: Chicago Sun Times (May 17) — link repaired
John O'Sullivan

UUP Chairman to consider future role: Impartial Reporter

Voters never vote for pale imitations: (from the Irish News)
Brian Feeney

Red-necks and rabble-rousers. Or is the DUP human after all?: (from the Sunday Tribune, May 15)
Suzanne Breen

DUP's peer pressure is about to be put right: Belfast Telegraph
Brian Walker

McCartney breakthrough 'closer': BBC

US envoy meets McCartney sisters on killing: Belfast Telegraph
Chris Thornton

Don't underestimate womanly wiles: Sunday Independent (May 15)
Brendan O'Connor

Lisa's family turns to McCartneys for help: Belfast Telegraph
Debra Douglas

PUP chief says LVF killed Lisa: Daily Ireland
Colm Heatley

Reward offered over UDA linked murder: UTV Internet

Plain humbug with a capital H (block): Belfast Telegraph

Administrator Role In Council Is Laughed Off: The News Letter
Alistair Bushe

Refusal to share power — warning: (from the Irish News)
Barry McCaffrey

'Take Blair to Europe over bombing inquiry': Daily Ireland
Conor McMorrow

Refugees from N.Irish conflict still isolated: San Diego Union-Tribune (May 18)
Paul Majendie

McDowell grilled on reason for delay in British response to Fullerton case: Daily Ireland
Jarlath Kearney

Republican garden set to stay after planning row: (from the Irish News)
Marie Louise McCrory

Garda riot squad on alert for Linfield game: Irish Independent
Allison Bray and Gerry McDermott

West Belfast signs up to eurozone scheme: Belfast Telegraph (May 17)
Laurence White

Wednesday, May 18

IRA in winding down talks, says Ahern: Irish Examiner
Ann Cahill and Harry McGee

Talks begin to unlock stalled peace process: Belfast Telegraph
Brian Walker and Noel McAdam

Government pledge on Northern Ireland devolution: UTV Internet

America 'powerful' peace partner: BBC

It Is Not The DUP Which Is A Brake To Progress – MP: The News Letter
Billy Kennedy

Faiths aim to renew hope: (from the Irish News)
William Scholes

DUP lording it over nationalists?: Daily Ireland

Back to the future: Sligo Champion (May 11)

UUP 'trinity' to take temporary charge of party: Belfast Telegraph
Clare Weir

Hermon pulls out of UUP leadership race: Irish Examiner
Harry McGee

Need for a cull, but all have machetes in hand: (from the Irish News)
Susan McKay

Building a vision of unionism: Belfast Telegraph

'When Will Durkan Step Out Of SF's Shadow?' – Asks Donaldson: Derry Journal

US support for McCartney civil action: Sunday Life (May 15)
Stephen Breen

Wall of silence in probe into killing of 'an honest' man: Sunday Independent (May 15)
Jim Cusack

Is Ruane on road to ruin?: Sunday Life (May 15)

Policing Board man slams the DUP: BBC

McCord set to take campaign to Europe: Sunday Life (May 15)
Stephen Breen

BBC Spotlight on death of Lisa: BBC

Man freed after Omagh questioning: RTE

DUP silent on attacks: Daily Ireland
Ciarán Barnes

Reconciliation is the right way: (from the Irish News)

Ball in Order's court: Daily Ireland
Eamonn Houston

New ID cards storm on way: Belfast Telegraph (May 16)
Brian Walker

Sinn Fein – 'ID cards undermine rights of Irish': UTV Internet

Any Protest Against ID Cards Would Be Churlish: The News Letter

Pay the debt to massacre families: Daily Ireland
Patricia McKenna

SF Memorial Is Powered Illegally: The News Letter
Johnny Caldwell

Tuesday, May 17

Blair will meet Adams and Paisley: The Scotsman
Dan McGinn

Blair 'anxious to secure legacy on North' before quitting as PM: Irish Independent
Gene McKenna and Fionnan Sheahan

Adams – Sharing power all down to timing: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

SF spearheads bid to bring all sides to the negotiating table: Daily Ireland
Eamonn Houston

Reiss and Hain to hold first meeting: RTE

Return of the old gang shows that compromise is as far away as ever: The Scotsman (May 16)
Duncan Hamilton

Politicians need to look into the world of others: (from the Irish News)
Tom Kelly

Election dreams come true for DUP: BBC
Mark Devenport

Continuing Direct Rule Is Good News For Unionists: The News Letter

Master of intelligence: Daily Ireland
Jarlath Kearney

Unionism at crossroads after UUP defeat in polls: The Guardian
Owen Bowcott

UUP top team meets before D-day to find new leader: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

I Will Take Charge – Just For A While: The News Letter
Billy Kennedy

UUP leadership: who's tipped for the top?: Belfast Telegraph
Steven King

Way forward staring UUP in the face: (from the Irish News)
Roy Garland

UUP gave up on Britishness decades ago: Daily Ireland
Mark Langhammer

SF fury at Ahern's 'smear campaign': (from the Irish News)

'Sinn Féin mandate even stronger, despite onslought': Daily Ireland

'The SDLP hasn't gone away, you know': The Blanket (May 12)
Tom Luby

SF outlines opposition to EU poll: Irish Independent
Fionnán Sheahan

McBride family call London rally: Daily Ireland

Lisa's mother may meet loyalists: BBC

Thugs stone Harryville chapel: UTV Internet

Police investigate Waterside 'sectarian' assault: Belfast Telegraph
Geraldine Mulholland

IRA slogans daubed on councillor's home: Irish Examiner
Donal Hickey

H Block is granted listed status: Belfast Telegraph
David Gordon

Doves of peace released at march: (from

Fascinating the world with semtex and syntax: Belfast Telegraph
Malachi O'Doherty

Monday, May 16

Adams renews appeal to IRA: UTV Internet

NI process 'could move forward': BBC

Hain ducks challenge on IRA: The Scotsman
James Kirkup

Envoy takes on Northern Ireland: Washington Times
Anthony Healy

Faces old and new at the NIO: (from the Irish News, May 11)
Bimpe Fatogun

Ulster Unionists to choose new leader next month: Irish Independent
Louise McCall

Trimble's 'fear of showing emotion' caused his downfall: Irish Examiner
Mary Dundon

Picking the bones of a bruising election: Daily Ireland (May 14)
Gearóid Ó Cairealláin

Fantasy politics edges closer to being reality: (from the Irish News)
James Kelly

Kelly launches attack on Irish govt: UTV Internet

Teen injured in sectarian assault: BBC

Facing Fire: The Blanket
Anthony McIntyre

Republicanism will survive: Irish Democrat (Apr 28)

SDLP cites de Valera to defend Westminster oath: Daily Ireland (May 14)
Jarlath Kearney

Masked men at Strand parade: (from, May 9)
Andrea McKernon

Loyalist Tsunami Parade Ran Up £29k Police Bill: The News Letter (Apr 9)
Gemma Murray

Peter Hain challenged over Daily Ireland advertising ban: Daily Ireland (May 14)

Just blown in from the Windy City: (from, May 2)
Damian McCarney

Troubles hot spot warms to tourism: (from the Irish News, Apr 6)
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