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Saturday, May 31

Peter Robinson Islam row – Doctors may quit health service: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

Kyle Paisley criticises Peter Robinson as 'condescending' over Muslim remarks: BBC

Lo 'heartened' by messages of support: Irish News

First Minister Peter Robinson must go or Stormont will be a sham: Belfast Telegraph
Malachi O'Doherty

My view – Peter Robinson's message will turn off overseas investors: Belfast Telegraph
Yvonne Ridley

New IRA allegedly responsible for Derry hotel bomb attack:
Henry McDonald

Campbell calls on Donnelly to condemn Everglades bombing: Londonderry Sentinel
Peter Hutcheon

Derry councillor – Police must bear some of the responsibility: Irish News
Seamus McKinney

"We will root out this evil" -Derry police chief: Derry Journal
Brendan McDaid

Derry hotel bomb – Everglades Hotel left badly damaged in explosion 'had hosted PSNI recruitment event': Belfast Telegraph
John Mulgrew

Major businessman speaks out after blast: The News Letter

Hotel bosses praise staff for 'averting major atrocity': Derry Journal
Claire Allan

PSNI Chief Constable designate outlines his policing vision: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Passion for region drove me to the north's top policing job says new PSNI chief constable: Irish News
David Young

New PSNI chief constable George Hamilton 'greatly admired':
Susan Daly

Parades, protests and the past fill new chief George Hamilton's in-tray (May 30): Belfast Telegraph
Deborah McAleese

Belfast backing for Drumcree's weekly protest: Portadown Times

UKIP didn't try to damage DUP says Thompson: Londonderry Sentinel
Kevin Mullan

New faces challenging North's polarised political orthodoxy: The Irish Times
Sinead O'Shea, Gerry Moriarty

You just couldn't make it up (May 29): The News Letter
Nick Garbutt

Far from splitting unionist vote in elections, the TUV and Ukip helped maximise it: Belfast Telegraph
Samuel Morrison

SF billboard set on fire in Derry: UTV

Man who asked for bail to go on Jeremy Kyle Show for lie detector test found guilty of shouting sectarian slogans: Belfast Telegraph
Alan Erwin

Committal hearings set over Black murder: UTV

Man released over Kevin Kearney murder and Crumlin Road gun attack: BBC

Peter Hain – Gerry Adams arrest was a fiasco... we need to move on from past: Belfast Telegraph
Adrian Rutherford

Ex-RUC men accused of perverting justice: UTV

DSD to be investigated over housing strategy: Belfast Media
Evan Short

Speaking Irish charge withdrawn: Derry Journal

A novel way to examine the subjects of conflict and healing in society (May 29): Belfast Telegraph
Amanda Ferguson

Wallace wants garda commissioner from outside the State: RTE

Justice in the dock (May 30): The Irish Times

Celtic fan jailed for racist tweets to Rangers duo: The Scotsman
Rachel More and Ashlie McAnally

Scottish independence vote – Supporters are 'biggest grassroots movement' (May 30): The Independent
Nigel Morris

Scottish independence – Lord Steel to make UK case (May 30): The Scotsman

Voters will not be told cost of Yes vote before referendum (May 30): The Herald
Magnus Gardham

Friday, May 30

Adams urges diplomatic push on North during US visit: The Irish Times
Simon Carswell

Adams arrest discussed at Washington briefing: RTE

Now the European elections are over, will the DUP keep its nerve?: Belfast Telegraph
Declan Kearney

Martin facing split in FF as TDs urge deal with Sinn Fein: Irish Independent
John Downing

Gerry Adams as Irish Prime Minister? Don't rule it out: Irish Voice/
Niall O'Dowd

Robinson tries to dampen row over pastor's remarks: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Derry Muslims "appalled" by Robinson remarks- Durkan: Derry Journal

Northern Ireland Muslim leaders accept Robinson apology: The News Letter

Pastor James McConnell Islam row spreads around globe: Belfast Telegraph
Adrian Rutherford

Muslim leaders 'accept Robinson apology': BBC

Concern over Middle East trade addressed: UTV

Peter Robinson needs to do more than simply explain: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

How to understand Pastor James McConnell's hate speech:
Andrew Brown

Let Evangelical Protestants be Evangelical Protestants: The Spectator
Melanie McDonagh

Peter Robinson's remarks defending Pastor McConnell's sermon and by saying that he would not trust some Muslims is unhelpful: Belfast Telegraph

An unfortunate row on the day a Turkish dignitary visits: The News Letter

UUP member quits amid Islam sermon row: UTV

Only Chinese-born parliamentarian in UK to quit politics over racist abuse: The Guardian
Henry McDonald

Hong Kong-born Anna Lo to quit Northern Ireland Assembly over racist abuse: South China Morning Post
Christy Choi

'Disillusioned' MLA Lo – I won't seek re-election: Irish News
John Manley

Anna Lo's tears as she talks of quitting politics, and the country as well: Belfast Telegraph
Rebecca Black

DUP councillor Dineen Walker calls Anna Lo a racist in bizarre Facebook outburst: Belfast Telegraph
Rebecca Black

DUP distances itself from councillor's 'racist' post: Irish News

DUP – Dineen Walker apologises for calling Anna Lo racist: BBC

Anna Lo comments spark 'Emergency Rally Against Racism' in Belfast: Belfast Telegraph
Amanda Ferguson

Former RUC officer George Hamilton to be next PSNI chief: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

George Hamilton – Family man with 30 years' experience and Masters degree: Belfast Telegraph
Chris Kilpatrick

Met's Cressida Dick faces interview for top Northern Ireland police job:
Henry McDonald

Assistant Garda Commissioner seeks job of PSNI chief: The Irish Times

Decision on Orange Order parade past Ardoyne is postponed for talks: Belfast Telegraph
Chris Kilpatrick

Londonderry explosion – Device explodes in Everglades Hotel: BBC

Hotel bomb 'attack on whole city': Belfast Telegraph

Lisburn security alert ends with nothing untoward found: The News Letter

Dissident republican pleads guilty – Campbell challenges new councillor: Derry Journal

Man arrested over Kearney murder: UTV

How Alan Ryan signed his own death warrant in a face-off at a city car park: Evening Herald
Ken Foy

PC Stephen Carroll murder pair lose appeal:
Henry McDonald

Carroll widow relieved after appeals dismissed: Irish News

Officer's widow Kate Carroll urges terror groups to turn from conflict: Belfast Telegraph
Chris Kilpatrick

Two released in loyalist disorder probe: UTV

Hain warns on historic prosecutions: Belfast Telegraph

Ryan McLaughlin – I won't switch to Republic of Ireland: Belfast Telegraph
Steven Beacom

Former Irish foreign minister Gerry Collins backs Scottish independence: The Irish Times
Mark Hennessy

Scotland's new era beckons, regardless of how it votes in a stupid referendum: The Guardian
Simon Jenkins

Thursday, May 29

Politicians strive for some movement ahead of July 12th: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Adams in Washington for post-Haass talks:
Daragh Brophy

US Vice-President Joe Biden backs David Cameron's Belfast Telegraph plea: Belfast Telegraph
Steven Alexander

Northern Ireland first minister defends pastor who described Islam as 'satanic':
Henry McDonald

Northern Ireland's Peter Robinson caught in religious row after defending preacher's 'evil Islam' sermon: The Independent
Maria Tadeo

Peter Robinson faces backlash after saying he 'wouldn't trust' Muslims: Belfast Telegraph
Claire Cromie

Robinson and McGuinness clash over Pastor's Muslims remarks: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Anna Lo 'considering leaving NI' over Pastor McConnell remarks: BBC

George Galloway – Peter Robinson is unfit to lead Northern Ireland: Daily Mirror
Victoria McMahon

Pastor James McConnell grateful for Peter Robinson backing: BBC

Widespread fears comments could cripple trade links: Irish News
John Manley

Islam row pastor – Best thing Peter Robinson can do for the community now is eat his words: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

TUV defends councillor over anti-Catholic remarks: Irish Post
Niall O'Sullivan

One final TUV roar ensures a boisterous end: Belfast Telegraph
Rebecca Black

Stinging rebuke for stay-at-home unionists: Ulster Herald

Now the totting up is finally finished, what does it all mean for the parties?: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

Why hungry Nesbitt is bringing home the bacon for UUP: Belfast Telegraph
Lindy McDowell

Pact-talks claim by TUV and Ukip: The News Letter

The inexorable rise of Sinn Fein makes the unthinkable FG/FF coalition a possibility: Irish Independent
Gerard O'Regan

Labour demise and Sinn Fein rise tells poll story: Connacht Tribune
Harry McGee

Sinn Féin will follow Labour's footsteps into government – and compromise: The Irish Times
Vincent Browne

SDLP's Nichola Mallon to be Belfast's first female nationalist mayor: Belfast Telegraph
David Whelan

Belfast Lord Mayor Mairtin O Muilleoir comes to the end of a picture-perfect year in office: Daily Mirror
Maurice Fitzmaurice

Mike Nesbitt – Parading could be sorted in days: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

NI Secretary of State, Justice Minister 'escalating dissident activity' – Dáil claim: The Irish Times
Marie O'Halloran

Mum of shooting victim says ONH denied attack: Belfast Media
Evan Short

Killing Alan Ryan – the lasting impact of the notorious gangster's murder (May 27): Evening Herald
Ken Foy

'Fat Deccy' shot outside creche because he and Ryan tortured gangster: Evening Herald
Ken Foy

Man shot in Dunmurry 'punishment attack': UTV

Derry man pleads guilty to having firebomb and guns: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Judgment in murder conviction appeal due: Irish News
Connla Young

Rebel UDA men to be beaten in revenge for Bunting attack: Sunday World
Paula Mackin

Arrests over UDA disorder in Larne: UTV

Police Service of Northern Ireland – Interviews for PSNI's Chief Constable job: BBC

25% of Northern Ireland riot police hurt in loyalist clashes in one year:
Henry McDonald

Villiers to praise the RUC's legacy at Police Federation conference: The News Letter

Silence on Garda-IRA collusion 'damning indictment' on Dublin: The News Letter
Philip Bradfield

Republicans in show of terror to commemorate anniversary of IRA member shot by UVF: Sunday World
Alan Sherry

Forty years on – what has changed?: The News Letter
Alex Kane

Green Brigade members face trial over 'IRA song': The Scotsman
Ashlie McAnally

Better Together vs the truth: New Statesman
James Maxwell

Truth needed on cost of independence: The Scotsman
Tom Peterkin

Wednesday, May 28

Robinson says anger at flag decision a key factor behind unionist electoral upturn: The News Letter
Sam McBride

TUV leader's warning to DUP leader following strong Euro poll: The News Letter

North's three outgoing MEPs returned to Brussels: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Euro election – Rev McCrea pleased at DUP result: The News Letter
Ben Lowry

NI election results decided after marathon count: BBC
Mark Devenport

Stormont thorn 'sharpened': The News Letter

Anna Lo explains surge in nationalist support for Alliance: The News Letter
Sam McBride

"Political landscape has changed and changed utterly" – Martina Anderson: Derry Journal
Brendan McDaid

All change or no change? What the results mean to parties: The News Letter
Sam McBride

Nationalist politics is lacking 'a Jim Allister': The News Letter
Suzanne Breen

Why European elections are the truest measure of support for the parties: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

SF and Independents pose a threat to business, say leaders: Irish Independent
Colm Kelpie

Sinn Fein's newest MEP says party will not let down its voters: Irish Independent
Caroline Crawford

What goes around comes around as Provisional IRA's heirs defeat Gilmore: Irish Examiner
Gerard Howlin

Shindependence Day: Mayo News
Áine Ryan

From tragedy to farce: Labour's big mistakes in 1918 and 2011: The Irish Times
Fintan O'Toole

SF resumes march towards strength on both sides of border: The News Letter

Fianna Fáil may form pact on council with Sinn Féin: Irish Examiner
Sean O'Riordan

Northern Ireland politicians challenged to seize the day: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

In Northern Ireland, a Peace Plagued by the Past: US News & World Report
Thomas K. Grose

Why an amnesty is needed in the North: The Irish Times
Adrian Guelke

PM David Cameron says – Let's finish job Haass started in Northern Ireland: Belfast Telegraph
David Cameron

NI21 candidate slams move by McCrea to appoint chair: The News Letter

TUV silent over councillor's comments: UTV

New TUV councillor apologises for online sectarian comments: Irish News

Orange Order makes 'last push' to complete Ardoyne parade: Belfast Telegraph
Brian Rowan

'Bigoted and insulting abuse' shouted at Magherafelt RBP parade: Mid Ulster Mail
Stanley Campbell

Police chiefs to face grilling over the use of force in riots: Belfast Telegraph
Deborah McAleese

Suspects in bomb seizure due in court: The Irish Times
Mark Hilliard

Assassin in wig and ski mask shot Ryan three ti mes before final bullet to the head: Evening Herald
Ken Foy

Gunmen issue drug dealer threat: UTV

Judge's family in call for inquiry into IRA murder: Belfast Telegraph
Rebecca Black

Lord Trimble calls for inquiry into Lord and Lady Gibson's murders: BBC
Stephen Dempster

Irish tabloid faces questions over report on Boston College tapes family:
Henry McDonald

Now republicans and Royals find a common cause: Belfast Telegraph
Eamonn McCann

Ballymurphy mural unveiled in place of Adams tribute as families seek truth: Irish Post
Niall O'Sullivan

Talkative Priest Goes Silent: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Gary Craig

Anger over ex-soccer star's Ireland tweet: Irish News

UK cinema chains ban ads on Scottish independence referendum: The Guardian
Severin Carrell

Captain Britannia – Nigel Farage is the Union's Useful Secret Weapon: The Spectator
Alex Massie

Tuesday, May 27

Sinn Féin's Anderson re-elected as MEP after first count in Northern Ireland: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty, Dan Keenan

Unionists burst into song at Dodds result: The News Letter
Adam Kula

Anger as election count suspended: Belfast Telegraph

Wide ranging emotion during a long, long day: The News Letter
Ben Lowry

Alarm bells for the DUP as their vote is eclipsed by Sinn Fein: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

Euro result – DUP and SF win comfortably but strong vote for TUV and Ukip: The News Letter
Ben Lowry

Unionists reward choice as nationalist share slips: The News Letter
Sam McBride

Electorate more entrenched and torn than ever: Belfast Telegraph
Ed Curran

A bloody nose, but don't write off DUP: The News Letter
Alex Kane

Save Stormont or face mayhem – Opposition is badly needed: (from the Irish Daily Star)
John Coulter

The familiar monoliths of the DUP and Sinn Fein have cracked slightly: Belfast Telegraph

Gerry Adams – We have changed the political landscape: Belfast Telegraph
Steven Alexander

Adams – I will lead Sinn Féin into next election: Irish Examiner
Claire O'Sullivan

Adams rejects Taoiseach's claim on anti-Government vote: The Irish Times
Barry Roche

Ó Cuív – No impediment to forming government with SF: Irish Examiner
Fiachra Ó Cionnaith

Sinn Féin make song and dance about it as Ní Riada elected: Irish Examiner
Eoin English and Claire O'Sullivan

Sinn Féin mops up council places with articulate and well-educated young candidates: The Irish Times
Michael O'Regan

Sinn Féin females steal the show with third MEP elected: Irish Examiner
Catherine Shanahan

Sinn Féin emerges again as political force in Ireland: Financial Times
Vincent Boland

Sinn Féin's message 'hit a nerve': BBC
Shane Harrison

Stunned Coalition gets rude awakening on risk of ignoring threat of Sinn Fein: Irish Independent
Colette Brown

Time right for a fundamental realignment of Irish politics: Irish Examiner
Gerry Adams

Sinn Féin policies to face scrutiny in push for power: The Irish Times
Harry McGee

It's Not Your Granny's Ireland Any More: CounterPunch
Harry Browne

NI21 results a disaster, admits party's deputy leader: The News Letter

NI21's sole councillor Johnny McCarthy tells Tina McKenzie – I would love to see you back: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

NI21 leader McCrea takes legal action: UTV

Divided we fall – NI21 chiefs Basil McCrea and John McCallister can't bear to be in same room: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

TUV councillor Jolene Bunting 'sorry' for anti-Catholic rants on Facebook: Belfast Telegraph
Dave Whelan

7,500 apply for just 100 new constable jobs at the PSNI: Belfast Telegraph
Deborah McAleese

Priest condemns church yard 'bomb plot': UTV

Dissident republican Tommy Crossan's family targeted at St John's Church in west Belfast: Belfast Telegraph
Dave Whelan

Ulster's disappeared – Long search for the truth: Yorkshire Post
Sarah Freeman

Exorcising the ghosts of the past – talking forms part of the solution: Belfast Telegraph

Pastor James McConnell – Powers of darkness won't silence me: Belfast Telegraph
Chris Kilpatrick

Scottish independence – Alex Salmond sets out post-Yes vision: BBC

Scottish fast-track EU membership plan not credible, say MPs: The Guardian
Severin Carrell

UK's independence costs report 'blatantly flawed': The Scotsman

Uproar as Annie Lennox posts Union flag picture online: The Herald

Monday, May 26

Tony Blair on Irish peace, Gerry Adams arrest: Irish Voice/
Niall O'Dowd

Election 2014 – Peter Robinson explains fall in DUP vote: The News Letter
Sam McBride

Nesbitt dismisses talk of DUP pact: Irish News
John Manley

NI21 councillor Johnny McCarthy 'left in dark' on Basil McCrea claims: Belfast Telegraph
Cate McCurry

Surely it's the end for NI21: (from the Sunday Life)
Suzanne Breen

Dissident supporter wins seat as SDLP eclipsed in spiritual home: The News Letter

Is unionism abandoning electorate on Westbank? (May 23): Londonderry Sentinel
Terry Wright

NI council election results completed and focus now on European results: BBC
Mark Devenport

Sinn Féin tastes electoral success north and south of the Irish border: The Guardian
Henry McDonald

Sinn Fein emerge as the majority party on new Mid-Ulster Council: Tyrone Times
Stanley Campbell

Sinn Féin's real prize is the demise of the SDLP: (from the Sunday Life)
Suzanne Breen

Adams dismisses suggestion Sinn Féin could go into coalition with Fine Gael: The Irish Times
Tom Sheil

Farrell gives SF leader credit for her win: Irish Independent
Brian McDonald

Dublin city – Sinn Féin is now largest party with 16 seats: The Irish Times
Olivia Kelly

Sinn Féin to triple ROI council seats: UTV

Gerry Adams – We didn't have enough candidates to capitalise on Sinn Féin's popularity:
Hugh O'Connell

Mary Lou – SF won't seek power for the sake of it: Irish News
Valerie Robinson

Sinn Féin worked hard on the ground to become the State's third largest party: The Irish Times
Steven Carroll

While many in NI looked the other way, Sinn Féin has set down roots in the Republic:
Steven McCaffery

'Want to commit political hara kiri? Go into Government': The Irish Times
Harry McGee

Sinn Fein makes gains but fails to match massive poll hopes: Irish Independent
Philip Ryan

Sinn Féin coup in capital leaves 'mainstream' parties reeling: The Irish Times
Miriam Lord

A result, at last, that could trigger meaningful political change: Irish Independent
James Downey

Sinn Féin surge cannot be explained by anti-EU sentiment: The Irish Times
Rory Costello and Mathew Wall

Possible dissident bomb plot foiled by gardai after cars searched in Co Louth: Irish Mirror
Elaine Keogh

Boy, 13, charged with Orange Hall attack: UTV

Peter Robinson bid to end Assembly welfare stalemate: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Don't let minority stuck in past take over 1916 events: The Irish Times
Stephen Collins

While Ireland's place is in Europe, the EU needs to change (May 20): Belfast Telegraph
Declan Kearney

Our selfies alone – the Belfast mayor who's even faster than his Twitter: The Irish Times
Patrick Freyne

Two face charges as spate of racist attacks continues in Northern Ireland: Belfast Telegraph
Joanne Fleming

Presbyterian moderator condemns James McConnell's Islam remarks: BBC

Independent Scotland would need to apply for EU, says Danish minister: The Irish Times
Mark Hennessy

SNP hijacking Glasgow 2014 says Olympic hero: The Scotsman
Martyn McLaughlin

Cost of setting up independent Scotland could be £1.5bn, claims Treasury: The Independent
Oliver Wright

Ukip shakes the kaleidoscope of British politics: The Herald
Michael Settle

Sunday, May 25

'Sinn Fein hasn't had this strength since 1918' – Gerry Adams: Sunday Independent
Joyce Fegan

Sinn Fein emerges as biggest party in Northern Ireland – DUP claims most seats: Belfast Telegraph

Alliance Party still holding balance at Belfast City Hall: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Mike Nesbitt says 'the bad years of pain for the UUP are over': The News Letter

DUP and UUP 'in election talks': UTV

NI21 fails to dent the polls as party facing implosion: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Police intervene in SDLP count row: UTV

Derry-Strabane – A less ordinary election experience: Derry Journal
Eamon Sweeney

Vote 2014 – Who's up and who's down after day one?: BBC
Mark Devenport

Getting the party started at Downing Street (May 21): Derry Journal
Norman Hamill

Sinn Fein Benefits as Ireland Moves Left: New York Times
Douglas Dalby

Labour demise and SF gains only part of European election story: The Irish Times
Arthur Beesley

32CSM member Gary Donnelly tops poll in Creggan and Bogside: Londonderry Sentinel
Kevin Mullan

Niece of shot IRA woman Mairead Farrell to take seat: Sunday Independent
Brian McDonald

FF cannot rule out coalition with Sinn Fein, TDs tell Martin: Sunday Independent
Daniel McConnell and Niall O'Connor

Government has been given 'notice to quit', says Gerry Adams: The Irish Times
Marie O'Halloran

Adams hints Sinn Fein will enter coalition: Sunday Independent
Niall O'Connor

Gerry Adams could have a running mate in general election: Sunday Independent
Elaine Keogh

Sinn Fein need to come clean on US funding (May 22): Evening Herald

UKIP's rise, Scottish independence and Northern Ireland:
Steven McCaffery

John McCallister took me seriously, says Basil McCrea's accuser, Ashleigh Murray: The News Letter
Sam McBride

NI21 election meltdown – This is stale, not fresh, politics (May 23): Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

IRA moonshine operation smashed by Customs officers: Sunday Independent
Jim Cusack

Outspoken Larkin's tenure as Attorney General extended (May 24): Irish News
David Young

Emigration, scandal, corruption… what's been the point of the Republic?: Irish Post
Joe Horgan

1916 celebrations – A terrible bust-up is born: Sunday Independent
Damien Corless

Why you cannot dismiss Islam as 'spawned in hell': Belfast Telegraph
Alf McCreary

Let's allow Christians to have their views (May 230: The News Letter
Sammy Wilson

Neil Lennon's persecution shames Scotland: The Observer
Kevin McKenna

Scots' misplaced moral superiority (May 24): The Scotsman
Brian Wilson

Are Scots 'better'? Not yet but we want to be: Sunday Herald
Ian Bell

Supporting England: The Scotsman
Andrew Wilson

Saturday, May 24

Richard Haass sees no role for himself in fresh NI talks: The Irish Times
Arthur Beesley

Sinn Féin and DUP retain positions as key parties: The Irish Times
Dan Keenan

Alliance Party still holding balance at Belfast City Hall: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Turnout in North's local and EU elections could dip below 50%: The Irish Times
Dan Keenan

Elections 2014: 'Difficult decisions reaping results' – McGuinness: Derry Journal
Brendan McDaid

Poll station protest 'intimidated voters': UTV

NI21 boss Basil McCrea rocked by sex claims from up to nine women: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

NI21 leader McCrea denies sex allegations: UTV

NI21 split amid allegations against McCrea of inappropriate sexual conduct: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

NI21 fails to dent the polls as party facing implosion: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

McKenzie ends political career: Irish News
John Manley

First NI21 executive member quit 33 minutes before polls had closed; two others quickly followed: The News Letter
Sam McBride

NI21 European candidate Tina McKenzie quitting politics: BBC

Tina McKenzie's parting shot – act like grown-ups: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

Lo – I feel sorry for NI21 candidates: The News Letter
Adam Kula

New dawn fails to break as spark of light is eclipsed by rancour: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

Check-mate for NI21?: The News Letter
Tina Calder

NI21 – the end of the bromance and vanity project: Belfast Telegraph
Alex Kane

Sinn Fein threatens upset in Dublin West by election: Irish Independent
Niall O'Connor

Boylan tops Dublin poll as FG believe Hayes can win seat: Irish Examiner

All parties must weather Sinn Fein storm, but FF must try and win ground in the capital: Irish Independent
Brian Murphy

It's beginning to dawn that Sinn Féin are a force: Irish Examiner
Michael Clifford

Northern Irish Police Seek Entire Oral-History Archive at Boston College: The Chronicle of Higher Education
Beth McMurtrie

Northern Ireland police on 'fishing expedition for Boston College tapes':
Henry McDonald

Boston College researcher's wife makes surveillance complaint: BBC
Andy Martin

Claudy blast compensation claim 'hopelessly out of time': The News Letter

Religious leaders' views divided on Islam comments: The News Letter
Philip Bradfield

IRA Demands Investigation of Pastor Who Compared Muslim Migrants to IRA:
Daniel Greenfield

Ranting pastor McConnell needs to know when to be quiet: Belfast Telegraph
Fionola Meredith

Pastor is not speaking on behalf of Christianity: Belfast Telegraph

People should be free to say things that others despise: The News Letter

Leading Irish Democratic pol slams Obama for lack of US Ambassador: Irish Voice/
James O'Shea

Neil Lennon lived Celtic dream... but also endured a nightmare: Belfast Telegraph
Steven Beacom

Boxing classic brings discipline to teens in the North and Washington DC: The Irish Times
Simon Carswell

Independent Scotland 'will need ½m migrants': The Scotsman
Andrew Whitaker

Friday, May 23

Richard Haass to hold Dublin talks about Northern Ireland: BBC
Shane Harrison

Sinn Fein upbeat as established parties brace for backlash: Irish Independent
John Downing and Ralph Riegel

SF accused of using €550k US war chest for elections: Irish Independent
Niall O'Connor

NI21 implodes amid allegations against Basil McCrea: The News Letter
Sam McBride

NI21 rift due to internal staff matters, John McCallister says: BBC

NI21 in turmoil as European candidate McKenzie quits party: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Dromore group accused of 'intimidation': Banbridge Leader

Render on to the state; but should the Church have its say?: Impartial Reporter
Denzil McDaniel

We're trapped in 'them and us' politics: Derry Journal
Norman Hamill

Bomb transported on bike: Irish News
Allison Morris

Bomber on a bicycle – Belfast dissident who copied al-Qaida tactics: Belfast Telegraph
Chris Kilpatrick

Police tipped off about larne UDA rampage mob but failed to act (May 21): Sunday World
Richard Sullivan

Northern Ireland Police Sue for Boston College Interviews: New York Times
Katrin Bennhold

Boston College tapes – PSNI legal bid to obtain full transcripts of all 80 interviews 'proof of a vendetta against Sinn Fein': Belfast Telegraph
Rebecca Black

Peace process needs constant attention or we'll very quickly be back to the bad old days (May 6): Irish Independent
Eamon Delaney

Higgins wants UK to release bomb files: Irish Independent
Mark O'Regan

Let's open all Troubles files – Irish president Michael D Higgins: Belfast Telegraph
Brian Hutton

Improved Anglo-Irish relations mean little to victims of State collusion: Irish Post
Niall O Sullivan

Ulster Workers' Council strike was my political baptism (May 20): Belfast Telegraph
Alex Kane

Racism a legacy of Troubles in Northern Ireland: Belfast Telegraph
Richard Montague

Keep shutting down debate – and this is what happens: Irish Independent
Ian O'Doherty

Second evangelical Christian minister joins James McConnell row as he compares Islamists to Hitler: Belfast Telegraph
Rebecca Black

Separating police and politics vital, says GRA chief: Irish Independent
Tom Brady

Kids teaching our parties an important lesson about integrated education (May 3): Belfast Telegraph
Lindsay Fergus

Complaints at reported omission of Irish from war exhibition: Irish Post
Katy Harrington

Scotland's referendum – Eight things that connect Wales with Scotland (May 8): BBC
Louise Sayers

The Union is made in Scotland (May 14): The Scotsman
Alistair Carmichael

Referendum views must be voiced: The Herald

Thursday, May 22

Cowardly Mountbatten murderer campaigns for Sinn Fein: Irish Independent
Philip Ryan

For Sinn Féin, support isn't a problem, but turnout might be:
Paul Hosford

The Sinn Féin candidate who is making a name for herself: The Irish Times
Miriam Lord

Gerry Adams will have a lot to talk about in Washington: Irish Voice/
Niall O'Dowd

Parties must not pass up window of opportunity to do deal for Northern Ireland: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

Unionists hope to loosen Sinn Fein grip: Mid Ulster Mail

TUV hit back at DUP on 'vote splitting' claims: Lurgan Mail

NI21 in potential split on eve of polling: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Ni21 candidate backs leader 'at this time': Irish News
John Manley

McCrea leadership chaotic – NI21's former party secretary: The News Letter
Sam McBride

NI21 leadership's very public bust-up leaves party in chaos as polls open on election day: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

NI21 squabble shows party's lack of maturity: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

NI21 party's actions suggest vast internal problems: The News Letter
Sam McBride

Justice done, says Willie Frazer as charges are dropped: Belfast Telegraph
Rebecca Black

Former Mayor – Unionist flag flying is a 'perverse ritual': Londonderry Sentinel
Niall Deeney

'Freelance' ONH group behind pub firebombing: Belfast Media
Evan Short

Raymond McCord says republican families in fear of paramilitaries: Sunday World
Steven Moore

Loyalist granted bail to appear on Jeremy Kyle Show: The Guardian
Henry McDonald

Boston Tapes wife wants US asylum for husband Anthony McIntyre: Sunday World
Paula Mackin

NBC playing with fire by requesting Boston College tapes: Irish Voice/
Niall O'Dowd

Where 'Say Nothing' Is Gospel, I.R.A. Victim's Daughter Is Talking: New York Times
Katrin Bennhold

Inquest delay compensation a 'damning indictment' of the PSNI – Dolores Kelly: Belfast Telegraph
Adrian Rutherford and Alan Erwin

British soldier may face prosecution over 1972 rubber bullet shooting: Daily Telegraph

James McConnell row – Police probe firebrand pastor who called Islam 'spawn of the devil': Belfast Telegraph
Rebecca Black

Martin McGuinness leads condemnation, but Jamie Bryson defends Pastor McConnell: The News Letter

Concern that Irish voters in Britain may opt for UKIP: Irish Post
Robert Mulhern

Candidate resigns after racist posts: Irish Independent
Pat Flynn

Adams says FG 'Redmondites' want 1916 'at same level' as WW1: The Irish Times
Mary Minihan

World Cup 'would boost all Ireland': Belfast Telegraph

Scottish independence referendum by phone – 'Even yes voters were polite':
Libby Brooks

George Galloway – Celts should 'Just say naw' to Scottish independence: Irish Post
Richard Purden

Will this Europe poll be the last Britain takes part in?: The Herald
Iain Macwhirter

Wednesday, May 21

NI21 party rejects 'unionist' label, will redesignate in Assembly: Belfast Telegraph
Steven Alexander

NI21 in chaos as deputy leader says party is dysfunctional: The News Letter
Sam McBride

European candidates up for the fight in TV debate, but no knock-out blows were landed: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

Unionists round on SF's Anderson in Euro debate: The News Letter

Down, Newry and Mourne – Unionist fears over nationalist majority: The News Letter

The local government and European elections are two of the most important for decades: Belfast Telegraph
Steven Agnew

By next week, the political landscape of this country will have changed forever: Belfast Telegraph
Henry Reilly

Elections expected to highlight demographic shifts in North: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Election 2014 – Why our council poll panto is no laughing matter: Belfast Telegraph
Gail Walker

Sinn Féin has great chance to make early hay in Donegal: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Cameron wrong to be bounced into in/out EU referendum, says Alex Attwood: The News Letter

Positives of EU membership must be carefully considered against the negatives of some bureaucracy: Belfast Telegraph
Jim Nicholson

Martin McGuinness tells Derry Journal – 'I am mindful that I am deputy First Minister for everybody in the North of Ireland': Derry Journal

Gerry Adams – I'm very relaxed about most Sinn Féin supporters thinking I was in the IRA:
Hugh O'Connell

Gerry Adams joins seven-year-olds in the Loom Bands craze: Irish Independent
Fionnuala McCarthy

Boston College Tapes – NBC News Investigations team seeks subpoenaed interviews from US federal court: Belfast Telegraph

DUP seeks view on pensions for victims of Troubles violence: The News Letter

McDaid family deserve answers – Dallat: Coleraine Times

Graffiti attack at Stoneyford War Memorial: Ulster Star

DUP meet police over tricolour flying in town: Lurgan Mail

OAP's legal bid to have 'on-the-run' scheme quashed: Belfast Telegraph
Rebecca Black

One of 'Colombia Three' has weapons conviction quashed: BBC
Vincent Kearney

McKevitt's appeal bid is rejected: Irish News
Valerie Robinson

Jean McConville's notorious IRA killing is just the thin end of a grisly wedge: Belfast Telegraph
Alan Simpson

Six men's families compensated for delayed Troubles killings inquests: The Guardian
Henry McDonald

Taoiseach to visit 'Murph: Belfast Media
Anthony Neeson

Ballymurphy shootings – Coroner asks for evidence review: BBC

Files sought on Ballymurphy soldiers: UTV

Ballymurphy families – Were same soldiers involved on Bloody Sunday?: The News Letter

Public favours royal attendance at 1916 celebrations: The Irish Times
Stephen Collins

Scottish independence – Love thy neighbour, says MP: The Scotsman
Craig Brown

So Scotland votes yes – what then?:
Alan Trench

It's not Doublethink to support Scottish independence and Britishness: The Spectator
Pete Wishart

'Goodnight Britain' – rethinking England: The Guardian
John Harris

Why Are the Irish Increasingly Siding With Palestine Over Israel?: New Republic
Jason Walsh

Tuesday, May 20

Peter Robinson asks Sinn Fein to 'hold hands up to IRA cowardice': Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

McGuinness hits back at Robinson "cowardice" claims: Derry Journal
Andrew Quinn

Adams defends Sinn Féin's McConville comments: RTE

Gerry Adams to travel to Washington for 48-hour visit: The Irish Times
Simon Carswell

Sinn Fein rallying call for Mid Ulster council election: Mid Ulster Mail

Could unionist turn-off from politics help the SDLP return to Europe?: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

I still intend not to cast a vote: The News Letter
Alex Kane

Not voting is a load of ballots: (from the Irish Daily Star)
John Coulter

The trouble with the cold peace in Northern Ireland: Irish Voice/
Cahir O'Doherty

Loyalist Twaddell protest camp policing bill tops £9 million – 10-month operation in north Belfast: Belfast Telegraph

'Time the Twaddell camp went away' – Ford: UTV

Man's jaw broken in 'sectarian attack': UTV

Man who shouted Irish republican slogan Tiocfaidh ar la outside Belfast McDonald's is convicted of disorderly behaviour: Belfast Telegraph

PSNI 'in war of attrition' with racist thugs of UVF: Belfast Telegraph
Chris Kilpatrick

PSNI phone line will make it easier to bring race hate thugs to justice: Irish Mirror
Maurice Fitzmaurice

Larne violence – Two held under Terrorism Act are released: BBC

Newspaper 'harassed' Belfast man: UTV

Hunger strike episode important in explaining reaction to Boston College project: The Irish Times
Ed Moloney

An American oral history project makes us fear for our lives, say former IRA members (May 15): Daily Telegraph
Jenny McCartney

McCartney calls for release of Dublin and Monaghan bombings information: Derry Journal

I still hear the screaming and the sirens – survivor: Evening Herald

Republicans join forces to remember OIRA volunteers: The Cross Examiner

'Right to remember past' as it happened (May 15): The News Letter
Aaron Edwards

Majority of voters believe Gerry Adams was in IRA: The Irish Times
Stephen Collins

Sinn Fein accused of 'dirty tricks' plan: Evening Herald
Niall O'Connor

Labour look like being big losers to Sinn Fein: Irish News

Gerry Adams to travel to Washington for 48-hour visit: The Irish Times
Simon Carswell

Mary Lang Sollinger, top fundraiser, said to be lead choice for US Ambassador: Irish Voice/
Niall O'Dowd

Eamon Ryan backs away from attack on Catholic education: Irish Catholic

I'd vote yes to rid Scotland of its feudal landowners: The Guardian
George Monbiot

Scottish Nationalists have become Masters of Doublethink: The Spectator
Alex Massie

Monday, May 19

Sinn Féin rise and low Labour support reflected in polls: The Irish Times
Genevieve Carbery

Gerry Adams arrest has not dented Sinn Fein election prospects – professor: Belfast Telegraph
Michael McHugh

Mary Lou McDonald rejects church abuse parallel: Irish Independent
Daniel McConnell

TUV call for 'transfer' pact: Portadown Times

Ukip leader Nigel Farage – It's time to halt all Troubles-related prosecutions: The Sunday Life
Suzanne Breen

Ukip leader Nigel Farage clears air on victims' contract confusion: Belfast Telegraph

UKIP Mid Ulster candidate accused of being 'racist and Nazi' during canvass: Mid Ulster Mail

Election results may surprise and Jim Allister is the one to watch: (from the Sunday Life)
Suzanne Breen

The Sinn Fein project is shrouded in night and fog (May 18): Sunday Independent
Eoghan Harris

Diane Dodds – 'Without border controls, we should leave EU': The News Letter
Sam McBride

We have more to gain than to lose from European links: Belfast Telegraph
Ed Curran

Loyalists stoking interface trouble: Belfast Media
Evan Short

Kevin McDaid murder – Sons desperately tried to save father after savage attack (May 16): Belfast Telegraph
Rebecca Black

McConvilles take heart from voters who doubt truth of Adams's denial: Irish Independent
Jim Cusack

Republic of Ireland remembers 33 killed in 1974 UVF Dublin-Monaghan bombings: Belfast Telegraph
Ed Carty

Hyde Park bomb suspect John Downey faces new Scotland Yard probe over IRA attacks: Belfast Telegraph
Don Hale

Only a deluded minority want return to dark days (May 12): Irish Independent

Power to the councils – how Stormont plans handover: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Outrage at decision not to provide signs for war graves: Fermanagh Herald

It's not just about picking a royal – we need to have a national conversation on 1916: Irish Independent
Mary Kenny

Orange leader in poll appeal to Scotland: The News Letter

Independence – It's not just the economy, stupid: Irish Independent
Diarmaid Ferriter

Scottish referendum – morning after: The Guardian

Border crossing (May 16): Daily Telegraph

Should London leave the union? (May 15): The Spectator
Ed West

Sunday, May 18

Paint attack on Sinn Féin office: Ulster Herald

European Union membership helps Northern Ireland – Alliance (May 6): BBC
Mark Devenport

Despite SF's claim that Adams is asset, poll shows it would do much better without him (May 17): Irish Independent
John Downing

Adams set for biggest act of escapology since Haughey: Sunday Independent
John Drennan

Shinners' Stepford Wives can't just plead ignorance: Sunday Independent
Eilis O'Hanlon

Ukip treading carefully in political minefield (May 15): Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

The hidden history of radicalism and Protestants (May 13): Impartial Reporter
Kylie Noble

Time to give people back their freedom (May 14): The News Letter
David McNarry

Giro shows we can break this stale cycle of politics: Belfast Telegraph
Alf McCreary

The rogue Provo suspect behind attacks on former Sean Quinn empire: Sunday World
Mick McCaffrey

IRA diesel smugglers fail to crack colourless marker: Sunday Independent
Jim Cusack

Sectarian slogans daubed on GAA building and election posters: Ulster Herald

Orange Hall attacked in 'hate crime': Ulster Star

Belfast – Graffiti attacks were hate crimes say police: BBC

'Insensitive' Gerry Kelly remark on Maze after Balmoral visit (May 16): The News Letter

BC reflects on missteps in Northern Ireland project: Boston Globe
Peter Schworm

Government 'seeking documents' on Dublin-Monaghan bombs: The Irish Times
Mark Hilliard

Survivors hear Enda will seek answers in UK: Sunday Independent
Joanna Kiernan

Victims need the full truth on bombing: Evening Herald

Hyde Park IRA bomb suspect John Downey probed over links to two murdered volunteer soldiers: Daily Mirror
Don Hale

We must hold onto our young talent (May 15): Belfast Telegraph
Stephen Clarke

Top GAA figure speaks of Troubles challenges (May 16): Irish News

Amnesty after Irish Civil War worked: Southern Star

Ambassador hopeful Ireland's centenaries will be marked without 'blame or praise' (May 14): Irish Post
Fiona Audley

DUP – new body needed for Protestant school 'failures' (May 7): Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Bi-lingualism on rise in Londonderry schools: Londonderry Sentinel
Kevin Mullan

Integrated education ruling sets things straight for the good of all (May 16): Belfast Telegraph
Nigel Frith

Catholic schools must be 'places of conviction' (May 15): Irish Catholic
Cathal Barry

Indyref – English voters could hold key to No, with Yes slipping in latest polls: Sunday Herald

Independence would trigger 'EU-wide secession': The Scotsman

Scottish referendum – we won't need your peacekeepers after the vote: The Observer
Kevin McKenna

Saturday, May 17

Half of voters believe Adams was involved in McConville murder: Irish Independent
Fionnan Sheahan

DUP warns of split in the Unionist vote: Londonderry Sentinel

NI21 – Republican voters welcoming us with open arms: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Anger after TUV posters removed to allow grass cutting: Carrick Times

Martina Anderson on persuading unionists, abortion and the euro: Londonderry Sentinel

Bishop appeals for Catholics to vote with their conscience: Mags Gargan
Irish Catholic

Lighter moments on Gerry Adams canvass – but no high-fives: The Irish Times
Harry McGee

PSNI chief backed over 'dark side' rejection: The News Letter

Matt Baggott Belfast flag protest appeal fast-tracked: BBC

Stop raising Maze debate, says Diane Dodds: The News Letter
Sam McBride

Nesbitt – Maze showed that UUP can force DUP U-turns: The News Letter

Gardai on alert as RIRA plans fertiliser bomb: Evening Herald
Ken Foy

ONH shot ex-CIRA boss: Belfast Media

Would-be mortar bombers jailed: Londonderry Sentinel
Olga Bradshaw

Judges fast-track PSNI parades appeal: RTE

PSNI apology for school Facebook post (May 15): UTV

Culture Shock – Belfast Project is a crisis in Irish academia: The Irish Times
Fintan O'Toole

Families mark 40th anniversary of Dublin and Monaghan attacks: Irish Independent
Emma Jane Hade

40 years after the bombings, it's not too late for truth: Evening Herald

No new evidence in UVF murder of Roseann Mallon murder: Belfast Telegraph
David Young

North Belfast attack – Man shot in leg in Ardoyne area: BBC

Shot man 'assaults paramedic': UTV

Police anti-racist operation in Northern Ireland results in just three arrests: Belfast Telegraph
Adrian Rutherford

Family on loyalist Belfast estate targeted in latest race hate attack:
Henry McDonald

Newtownabbey hate crime victim believes attack was racist: The News Letter

We must do more than simply condemn racism: Belfast Telegraph

Anger over DUP/Sinn Fein impasse on farming blueprint: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Northern Ireland's Troubles 'could help boost tourism' claims Rwandan company that offers genocide tours: Daily Mail

Former Belfast Lord Mayor Hugh Smyth was a real character and a true man of the people (May 15): Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

'The Big Fellah' IRA drama entertains as it also elucidates (May 14): Japan Times
Nobuko Tanaka

Changes we hope integrated education judgment will bring: Belfast Telegraph
Noreen Campbell

Minister to meet CEO over Irish culture bid: Londonderry Sentinel
Kevin Mullan

Scottish independence – Alex Salmond says Yes campaign 'gaining ground': BBC

Scottish voters warned by Welsh politician not to trust Westminster (May 8):
Severin Carrell

A Yes for independence makes sense: The Scotsman
Dennis Canavan

Fobbing Off Scotland Won't Work (May 14):
Mark Gilbert

Friday, May 16

Victims of loyalists and IRA sue UK and Dublin: The News Letter
Philip Bradfield

McDonald's stance on Adams arrest puts her on shaky ground: Irish Examiner
Alison O'Connor

My four days inside: Belfast Media
Gerry Adams

Arresting Gerry Adams, the problem with Venezuela, and beating poverty... with maths: The Scotsman
Peter Wilby

Ireland's Troubled Peace: New York Times
Colum McCann

Adams release – Calming a volatile situation (May 5): Irish Examiner

Nigel Farage won't back local Ukip-ers on the flag or unionist unity Ukip leader: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

David Cameron plays the Orange card: The Irish Times
Eamonn McCann

David Cameron's strategy towards Ireland is a reminder of John Major's government's role – it almost undermined the Peace Process: Belfast Telegraph
Declan Kearney

Access denial to Price hearing 'unlawful': UTV

NI21 claims MEPs 'lukewarm on Europe': BBC
Stephen Walker

NI21 hopes novel approach to campaigning will win over voters: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Derry trio jailed for transporting bomb: UTV

Assault after 'contribution' to group putting up flags: Banbridge Leader

Hotel guns find hushed up for Giro: Sunday World
Hugh Jordan

Kevin McDaid murder – Beaten to death... five years on family still wait to see his killers in court: Belfast Telegraph
Rebecca Black

UDA hoods in split over teen recruitment drive: Sunday World

Fresh Maze fears for victims: The News Letter
Philip Bradfield

Gerry Adams tribute mural is replaced: Belfast Telegraph
Rebecca Black

Gerry Adams to take legal action against Independent Newspapers: The Irish Times
Harry McGee

DUP's justice fears over claim sex case police briefed Gerry Adams: Belfast Telegraph
Deborah McAleese

Being Gerry Adams – Belfast-based actor Conor Grimes provided the voice of the Sinn Fein leader during the 1988-94 broadcast restrictions: The Independent
Donald MacInnes

School praised for 'courageous' move (May 8): Irish News
Simon Doyle

Conflict 'could help boost tourism': Belfast Telegraph

Divided politics hurts investment, says NI21: The News Letter
Sam McBride

Time to feel sorry for Alistair Darling?: BBC
Brian Taylor

David Cameron tells Scots – Don't vote Yes to get rid of the Tories: Daily Telegraph
Simon Johnson

David Cameron – Scotland and UK have more oomph together: The Guardian
Severin Carrell


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