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Thursday, October 31

Richard Haass heads to Dublin to discuss Northern Ireland peace issues: Belfast Telegraph

Amnesties could play a positive role in North's reconciliation process: The Irish Times
Kieran McEvoy

Letter bomb attacks 'reckless' says Theresa Villiers: BBC

'Focus is on finding letter bombers': UTV

Letter bomb terrorists condemned by McGuinness as "bitter and twisted": Irish Mirror

Letter bomb – Reminder of threat that the dissidents still pose: Belfast Telegraph
Brian Rowan

How on earth did letter bomb addressed to Theresa Villiers get all the way to Stormont?: Belfast Telegraph
John Porter

Belfast law courts security alert ends as package found not to contain explosives:
Henry McDonald

Republican terror arrests – Sixth person detained: The Scotsman
Hilary Duncanson

Sixth man held over Loyalist murder plot: The Herald

UVF death threat for Sinn Fein MP Conor Murphy: Belfast Telegraph
Chris Kilpatrick

'Official IRA' in blackmail attempt: UTV

Northern Ireland Secretary of State Theresa Villiers in plea to loyalists over new flag protests: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Finlay blasts back over Union flags in Borough: Ballymoney Times

Greysteel 20 years on – Hope amid sadness on 20th anniversary of massacre as bereaved from across divide pay respects: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke and Chris Kilpatrick

Priest who attended Rising Sun massacre – People as narrow minded as ever: Irish Independent
Michael McHugh

Greysteel 20 years on – It was watershed moment, says former RUC inspector: The News Letter

Greysteel – Killer's apology too little, too late, says MLA: Belfast Telegraph
Chris Kilpatrick

Shankill victims in Greysteel tribute: UTV

Greysteel – A night no one wants to talk about: Belfast Telegraph
Chris Kilpatrick

Greysteel – Twenty years of quiet dignity: Londonderry Sentinel
Niall Deeney

Greysteel 20 years on – Families deserve truth, says MLA: The News Letter

A hell-like vision in the Rising Sun: Londonderry Sentinel
Niall Deeney

Greysteel 20 years on – Snarling and contorted with rage, the image of a killer that haunts us still: Belfast Telegraph
Ivan Little

Don't prosecute Paras – Ex-SAS author McNab backs Bloody Sunday soldiers: Belfast Telegraph
Colin Francis

Bi-lingual boycott by DUP councillor: The News Letter

Extra marks for Civil Service exams in Irish abolished: The Irish Times
Harry McGee

State criticised for civil service Gaeilge U-turn: Irish Independent

IRA Old Bailey bomber turned Sinn Fein politician accused of cashing in on 'shooting prison guard' with book on his terrorist past: Daily Mail
Hugo Gye

Campbell claims Ahern's friendship with Blair key to peace: The Irish Times
Harry McGee

Bertie basks in glow of praise from Alastair: Irish Independent
Lise Hand

Sectarian chanting at Linfield v Cliftonville match 'pathetic': The News Letter
Aine Fox

'No place' for sectarian football chants: UTV

Stormont gay marriage debate position 'unacceptable': BBC
Chris Buckler

Four times as many RoI students avail of cross border education:
Shane Ó Curraighín & Niall McCracken

Cross-Border trade proves vital for most firms north and south: Irish Independent
Colm Kelpie

Anti-sectarianism website launched to educate youngsters about issue: The Herald

Scottish independence – EU may force border terms: The Scotsman
Eddie Barnes

Wednesday, October 30

Haass flies back into Ulster – but negotiations still some weeks off: The News Letter
Sam McBride

We need to keep working together to ensure future of peace in the North: Irish Independent
Eamon Gilmore

Top British Official in Ulster Is Target of a Letter Bomb: New York Times
Douglas Dalby

Bomb alert at Northern Ireland's First and Deputy First Ministers' offices: Irish Mirror

McGuinness condemns 'bitter and twisted minds' of dissidents: The News Letter
Aine Fox

Robinson – Those behind letter bomb to Theresa Villiers 'won't further objective by vile deeds': Belfast Telegraph

David Ford – Letter bombs are 'extremely worrying development': BBC

Five suspected dissident Republicans appear at Glasgow Sheriff Court charged with terrorism offences and conspiracy to murder: Scottish Daily Record

Letter bomb targets Northern Ireland secretary Theresa Villiers:
Henry McDonald

Twelfth rioter jailed for two months: UTV

Gerry Kelly speaks – 'I looked at him and said: "Don't move or I'll shoot." That's all I'll say...': The Independent
David McKittrick

Gerry Kelly bristles at Belfast Telegraph questions (Oct 21): Belfast Telegraph
Adrian Rutherford

Retired soldiers could be prosecuted over Bloody Sunday deaths (Oct 28): Gethampshire.Co.UK
Pete Bryant

Double standards on Paras: Belfast Telegraph

Remembering the Greysteel gun victims: UTV

MP – 'We stand in solidarity with Greysteel families': Londonderry Sentinel

Police detective in bid to get statements on SAS shootings: Derry Journal

Historians could provide clarity on the past, argues new group: The News Letter

Robinson speaks about time in jail: UTV

Nationalist rewriting of history must be urgently challenged: The News Letter

Star Trek star's 'Sundae bloody sundae' post spat: Derry Journal

No policy on GAA club names: Irish Examiner
John Fogarty

Google revenue diverted through Ireland 'to make amends for Black & Tans', suggests British MP: Irish Independent
Geraldie Gittens

PSNI chief warns about international criminals targeting Northern Ireland: The Irish Times
Mark Hennessy

Belfast Festival hits its targets: The Irish Times
Peter Crawley

Derry's UK City of Culture leaked emails shine light on raging battle between Derry City Council and Culture Company: Belfast Telegraph
Garrett Hargan

Theresa May's grubby little warning – an independent Scotland will be out in the cold: The Spectator
Alex Massie

Tuesday, October 29

Haass optimistic people are 'ready to move on': The News Letter

'Vast majority' in North willing to compromise, claims Richard Haass: The Irish Times
Dan Keenan

Stormont leaders back from latest visit to US: The News Letter
Sam McBride

Ministers are operating in a political cocoon: Belfast Telegraph
Ed Curran

Outrage as third letter bomb intercepted in North: Irish Independent
Deric Henderson

Letter bomb discovered at Derry office of Public Prosecution Service: The Irish Times
Dan Keenan

Five held in Scotland on terrorism charges 'sympathetic to dissident republicanism': Belfast Telegraph

Four men and one woman charged in Scotland with terror-related offences:
Henry McDonald

Willie Frazer is issued 'most serious threat' yet: The News Letter
William Scholes

Man jailed for attacking police with bottles amid Twelfth rioting in Belfast: Belfast Telegraph

Families who paid ultimate price and were lied to, deserve the truth: Irish Independent
Anne Cadwallader

Unionists 'in denial' about South Armagh collusion claims, insists Bradley: Newry Times
Paul Malone

Retired soldiers could be prosecuted over Bloody Sunday deaths: BBC
Pete Bryant

Each side will continue to write their own histories: The News Letter
Alex Kane

Knight 'sorry' for murders: Irish News
Simon Cunningham

The sorry confessions of the 'contrite' killers like Shankill bomber Kelly and Greysteel gunman Knight: Belfast Telegraph
Michael Wolsey

Greysteel was such a terribly cruel atrocity (Oct 27): (from the Sunday Life)
Suzanne Breen

'Locked-in mentality' of Church of Ireland members criticised: The Irish Times
Patsy McGarry

Sinn Fein councillors express reservations at John O'Dowd's school funding reform: Belfast Telegraph
Anna Maguire

Mystery over Ulster link to Army photos which seem to show Nazi salute: The News Letter

Outrage after troops bring shame on Scots regiment in Afghanistan by making Nazi salutes in picture: Scottish Daily Record
Mark McGivern

England has ill-treated Scots for 800 years, says Archbishop – Justin Welby risks inflaming independence debate with comment: Daily Mail
Steve Doughty

Independent Scotland would face tough choices on tax, says thinktank:
Severin Carrell

Monday, October 28

Trawl Army files to uncover truth of collusion – MLA: Belfast Telegraph
Amanda Ferguson

Families who paid ultimate price and were lied to, deserve the truth: Irish Independent
Anne Cadwallader

'SF and IRA talk about truth but lied to Saville and Smithwick': Londonderry Sentinel
Kevin Mullan

Unlocking shackles of sectarianism (Oct 24): The News Letter
Nick Garbutt

Shankill bomb 20 years on – 'They were bringing out the limbs in plastic bags... I'll never forget horror of that day' (Oct 23): Belfast Telegraph
Ivan Little

How Woodvale protest bill would fix my roof (Oct 21): Belfast Telegraph
Nuala McKeever

Is Stormont's £80m poverty fund deadlocked over cash going to Catholics or Protestants? (Oct 20):
Steven McCaffery

Minister urging social integration (Oct 22): Belfast Telegraph

Alastair Campbell – 'I sense that Northern Ireland is not on the London government's radar': The Irish Times
Mark Hennessy

Why the Framptons aren't quitting Northern Ireland (Oct 22): Belfast Telegraph
Una Brankin

Posthumously, Heaney tells of Royal meetings: The News Letter
Sam McBride

Culture clash an embarrassment (Oct 22): Belfast Telegraph

Church of Ireland sectarianism row 'no bad thing' says former judge: The Irish Times
Patsy McGarry

Faith-based education is a force for good (Oct 8): The Irish Times
Richard Clarke

Darling – what's the 'Plan B' for Scotland's independent currency? (Oct 20): Sunday Herald

A union of co-operation (Sep 4): The Scotsman
Stephen Noon

Sunday, October 27

Gerry Kelly's jail break interview on BBC Radio Ulster 'an insult': Belfast Telegraph
Joanne Sweeney

Comrades continue to shame us: Sunday Independent
Emer O'Kelly

Portadown LOL pledges protest support: UTV

Troubles service 'is not fit for purpose': Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Victims of the Troubles are more than just statistics: The News Letter
Ian Paisley

Claims that C3 police intelligence officers visited dissident republican John Brady before he killed himself in cell 'must be investigated before inquest': Belfast Telegraph

Will 'Free Derry' be needed again for city?: Derry Journal
Norman Hamill

Dodds praises Shankill remembrance service organisers: The News Letter

Shankill bomb – 'I'd have killed bomber I rescued if I had realised just who he was' (Oct 23): Belfast Telegraph
Ivan Little

Fury as dissident bombs put postal staff 'in front line': Belfast Telegraph
Claire Williamson

Dissident Republicans arrested in Scotland under terror laws to stay locked up over weekend: Scottish Daily Record
Paul O'Hare

Wreaths laid to commemorate victims of 1993 double murder: Irish News

Gerry Adams – 'Abuse felt by Irish in Britain during IRA campaign was unavoidable': Irish Post
Niall O'Sullivan

Nama chairman 'surprised' by Peter Robinson criticism (Oct 24): BBC
John Campbell

Commonwealth summit – why this group of nations matters: Daily Telegraph
Philip Johnston

Minister's delay threatens Bloody Sunday Free Derry Museum (Oct 10): Belfast Telegraph
Donna Deeney

Carl Frampton unites us all with his spectacular success: Belfast Telegraph

Independent Scotland 'could not be secular utopia' (Sep 6): The Scotsman
David Robertson

Saturday, October 26

Letter bomb sent to second NI police officer: BBC

Second letter bomb sent to police in Northern Ireland disarmed: The Guardian
Henry McDonald

Dissidents blamed for PSNI letter bombs: UTV

Actions of those who sent letter bomb to PSNI chief 'senseless': The News Letter

Paul McDade jailed over guns and ammunition: BBC

Detention extension for Irish Republican terror suspects: The Scotsman

One of men charged with the murder of dissident republican Peter Butterly bailed: Irish Independent

Coroner wants visit claims probed: Belfast Telegraph

Ryan brother faces death threats after release from prison: Evening Herald
Ken Foy

PSNI stop and search powers focus of report: The News Letter

I blame Shankill bombers for the loyalist revenge killing of Martin: Belfast Telegraph
Chris Kilpatrick

Shankill bomb – Massacre lit the blue touchpaper on a week of deadly reprisals: Belfast Telegraph
Brian Rowan

Victims' symbolic gesture crosses divide (Oct 24): UTV

Change in definition of victim needed: The News Letter
Nigel Dodds

Feelings of victims' relatives must be respected: Belfast Telegraph

Shankill bombing was criminality no cause could justify: The News Letter

Miami Showband massacre victims sue MoD and PSNI over alleged collusion with loyalist killers: Belfast Telegraph
Alan Erwin

New book 'just the tip of the iceberg' says PFC: Derry Journal

South Armagh collusion gang responsible for 120 murders, claims controversial new book: Newry Times
Paul Malone

Disturbing book on Northern Ireland killings demands greater coverage:
Roy Greenslade

"I will fight for justice in my family's name": Tyrone Times
Annamay McNally

Memorial for murdered council workers: UTV

'Bored' Co Antrim man who made pipe bombs for sectarian attacks escapes jail term: Belfast Telegraph
Michael Donnelly

Canon Ian Ellis hails Gazette feedback on flags and parades: Belfast Telegraph

Unconventional Reverend challenges narrow dogma: The News Letter
Joanne Savage

Derry play examines RUC changeover: Derry Journal

Sewing groups promote peace: Carrick Times

'There is a certain combat and indeed violence deeply embedded in theology': The Irish Times
Patsy McGarry

One law for me, another for them?: Derry Journal

'Economic benefits of a United Ireland plain to see' – Murphy tells New Ireland conference: Newry Times
Paul Malone

Loss of economic sovereignty 'a lot of political guff' (Oct 19): The Irish Times
Alan Ahearne

Pain, passion and empathy – what I've learned about peacemaking: The Guardian
Tony Blair

Friday, October 25

Call for change in law as MPs debate Ulster's terror legacy: The News Letter

Paisley – I don't want to smash Sinn Fein now: The News Letter
Sam McBride

Ruth Patterson's attendance at TUV rally fuels defection rumours: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

UUP must choose an option and stick to it: Belfast Telegraph
Bill White

Mystery over organisers: Irish News

Man released in loyalist crime probe: UTV

Three in custody amid dissident probe: UTV

Army at scene of Belfast security alert: BBC

Newtownabbey pipe bomb was designed to kill police says officer: BBC

West Belfast man to face terrorist information trial: BBC

New search in Lurgan over murder of David Black: Tyrone Times

Brother of Alan Ryan cleared of weapons charges: Irish Independent
Brian Kavanagh

Paramilitaries 'warned alleged drug dealer to leave home or be executed': Belfast Telegraph

New inquest into SAS Derry killings: The Irish Times

Man who took part in pipe bomb-style attack fails to have convictions overturned: Belfast Telegraph

Sectarian pipe bomber fails to overturn convictions: The News Letter

Book claims 'indisputable evidence of security forces collusion': BBC
Vincent Kearney

Police Ombudsman investigating collusion claims made in book 'Lethal Allies': The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Admit to RUC collusion, bomb victim's husband urges police: Belfast Telegraph
Rebecca Black

Book claims loyalist collusion gang had base in Dungannon: Mid Ulster Mail

Raymond White rejects claims of 'widespread RUC collusion' in loyalist murders: BBC

Collusion – Ex-RUC Special Branch boss – my shame at 'cadre' of security force personnel involved in Northern Ireland loyalist murders: Belfast Telegraph
Rebecca Black

Loyalism's most prolific sectarian killer may have enjoyed indefensible relationship with RUC officers: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

UVF victim's family query shielding of witnesses at inquest: The Irish Times

Retired police officers lodge complaint against Ombudsman: Derry Journal

RUC body to pull plug on co-operation after Kildrum bomb report: Londonderry Sentinel
Kevin Mullan

Bid to get statements over SAS shootings: The News Letter

'Those who created victims like the Shankill bombers should not be classified as victims': Belfast Telegraph
Diane Dodds

Shankill vigil 'contrasts sharply to antagonistic IRA memorial': The News Letter

'Narrow Water Bridge project an opportunity to demonstrate equality' – Rogers: Newry Times
Paul Malone

No wonder people in my beautiful Northern Ireland are so content: Daily Telegraph
Jenny McCartney

Nama chairman 'surprised' by Peter Robinson criticism: BBC
John Campbell

Tony Blair – 'I am good at absorbing others' pain': The Guardian
Nicholas Watt and Patrick Wintour

Nobel laureate visit – Aung San Suu Kyi says lessons from peace process can help Burma: Belfast Telegraph

Thursday, October 24

Northern Ireland's police 'colluded with loyalists to cover up Catholic murders': The Independent
David McKittrick

Book lifts lid on over 120 killings by loyalist gangs during the Troubles: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

RUC Special Branch 'aware of planned UVF Step Inn car bomb days before attack': Belfast Telegraph

McGuinness says sorry for IRA's Shankill bomb: Irish Mirror
Victoria McMahon

Hundreds attend Shankill bombing church service: BBC

Shankill bomb – Loyalist paramilitaries 'tried to murder bomber Sean Kelly hours after attack': Belfast Telegraph
Ivan Little

Shankill 20 years on – Victim hits out at HET: The News Letter

Shankill bomb – 'I think about the bomb every day of my life. I smell it, I see it and I hear it': Belfast Telegraph
Rebecca Black

Families speak about week of killings: UTV

Shankill bomb – 'People were squealing, it was mayhem': Belfast Telegraph
Chris Kilpatrick

Terrorism should not be publicly honoured – MP (Oct 22): The News Letter

A reminder why we must never go back: BBC
Mark Devenport

Shankill bomb – Murderous week when Ulster was teetering on brink: Belfast Telegraph
Brian Rowan

Getting to truth of sectarian slaughter: The News Letter
Dundas Keating

IRA was sending Government mixed signals before 1994 ceasefire – but Shankill bombing was the point of no return: Belfast Telegraph
Malachi O'Doherty

PPS seeks judicial review in Hamill case: Portadown Times

Legacy of troubles explored across communities: Ballymena Times

House of Commons to debate Troubles legacy: BBC

Definition of a victim 'must change': UTV

Conservative politician urges Sinn Fein MPs to take seats in House of Commons: Belfast Telegraph

Only 'principle' for Andrews and SF is to look after No 1: Irish Independent
Niall Collins

Adams 'would need persuasion' to invite Queen to 1916 commemoration: Irish Post
Niall O'Sullivan

'After appearance at GAA event can the DUP now walk Robinson's talk?': Belfast Telegraph
Declan Kearney

Life-saving organ donation Bill is above politics, says unionist standing by Joe Brolly in GAA club name row (Oct 22): Belfast Telegraph
Claire Graham

Loyalist flag anniversary march plans resubmitted: The News Letter
Aine Fox

Pipe bomb thrown at Derry police: UTV

Police Scotland arrest dissident republicans under Terrorism Act in series of raids: Scottish Daily Record

Jail for 'bigot' who daubed graffiti on Limavady primary school: Derry Journal

Time for a truly shared education: Belfast Telegraph

Deprivation and religion in Northern Ireland:
Steven McCaffery

Row erupts as planning Bill binned – Durkan accused of 'flying in the face of democracy': Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Smaller parties support minister on planning bill: Irish News
John Manley

Planning fiasco shows limits of DUP-Sinn Fein power: The News Letter
Sam McBride

Green shoots of renewed faith a sign that the church is coming back from the brink (Oct 19): The Irish Times
Breda O'Brien

A report from the IPPR festival of Englishness – How can we rescue 'England' from the far right? (Oct 22): The Independent
Niki Seth Smith

Scottish independence may boost Nordic partnership: The Scotsman
Hilary Duncanson

Wednesday, October 23

Shankill bombing – Hundreds turn out for moving vigil to mark 20th anniversary of atrocity: Belfast Telegraph

I will always be the ghost of Kelly's past, says bomb victim: The News Letter
Philip Bradfield

Remembering the Shankill bomb victims: UTV

Bomb hero still haunted by horror as Shankill marks anniversary of bomb atrocity: Belfast Telegraph
Flora Bradley-Watson

Shankill bomb clergyman says NI Troubles victims used for political gain: BBC

Shankill bomb exhibition offers simple, heartbreaking reminders of the darkest of days: Belfast Telegraph

PSNI probe 'unnotified' Begley memorial parade: The News Letter

We stared into the abyss, before seeing hope rise from the ashes: Belfast Telegraph

I'll take Northern Ireland's real politics over the liberals' dreams: Belfast Telegraph
Gail Walker

Sinn Fein 'Haass' got some gall ... (Oct 21): (from the Irish Daily Star)
John Coulter

Paedophile revelations wound Gerry Adams as never before (Oct 19): The News Letter
Suzanne Breen

Loyalist parade application to march November 30 is withdrawn: The News Letter
Gemma Murray

New parade application to be lodged: UTV

62-year-old in court over Twaddell disturbances: The News Letter

Woman accused of trying to murder man found in Ballymena bin 'threatened by paramilitaries': Belfast Telegraph

'Suspect object' thrown at Derry police: UTV

Police probe dissident link to shop fire: UTV

Joe Brolly – I get up on my feet for God Save The Queen: Belfast Telegraph
Claire Graham

Joe Brolly's 'pride' in INLA hunger striker Kevin Lynch will make it hard for unionists to work with him: Belfast Telegraph
Henry McDonald

Murder victim Denis Donaldson's secret journal withheld: BBC
Vincent Kearney

Matt Baggott urged to reveal 'review' cases: Derry Journal

Pensioner Samuel Tweed faces weapons arsenal trial 40 years on: Belfast Telegraph

Man arrested in Reynolds murder investigation: The Irish Times
Dan Griffin

Release in 1993 murder investigation: UTV

Northern Ireland's 'radical' integrated schooling plan hit by political deadlock: Belfast Telegraph
Anna Maguire

Flanagan – 'Rectify historical discrimination against nationalist areas': Impartial Reporter
Rodney Edwards

Bid to raise Stormont's £80 million poverty fund row in the Assembly is refused:
Steven McCaffery

'Political standoff' between DUP and Sinn Fein means only consultants gain from poverty fund: Belfast Telegraph
Adrian Rutherford

Irish Navy eschews the White Ensign again: Londonderry Sentinel
Kevin Mullan

MLAs 'mean-spirited' over North South co-operation: BBC

Two very divided areas left feeling proud as punch of Tigers Bay fighter Carl Frampton: Belfast Telegraph
Malachi O'Doherty

British Irish Parliamentary Assembly, London (Oct 22): The Irish Times
Mark Hennessy

Ruane encourages language groups to engage in process for new structures: Newry Times
Paul Malone

Facing up to failings in Church of Ireland's view of the other: The Irish Times
Michael Jackson

We are not as sophisticated as we would like to imagine where religion is concerned: Irish Examiner
Gerard Howlin

Oath has no place in true Republic of Ireland (Oct 20): Sunday Independent
Emer O'Kelly

Salmond misses trick on Flodden (Sep 11): The Scotsman
Allan Massie

The national identity question is for the whole UK, not just the Scots: The Guardian
Adam Price

Tuesday, October 22

Haass proposals are simply a starting point for the UUP: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

NI21 urges SF to embrace NI: The News Letter

Mike Nesbitt focuses on three key proposals for UUP future: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

UUP ship has steadied, but needs electoral growth: The News Letter

Robinson sets out ground as he prepares for ultimate test: The News Letter
Alex Kane

Sun sets on the old guard – their day is nearly done: Tribune Magazine
John Coulter

Amidst mayhem, normality almost broke out at Stormont: Belfast Telegraph
Ed Curran

Brolly's offensive outburst only highlights huge gulf that remains in North: Irish Independent
Eamon Delaney

Extending a hand to GAA: The Irish Times

Dissident attack on security forces before Christmas highly likely – David Ford: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Unionists must continue to reject loyalist violence (Oct 16): The News Letter

Man 'attacked police with walking stick' at Twaddell loyalist protest camp: Belfast Telegraph
Alan Erwin

New flag protests 'blow to Xmas trade': UTV

Use Maze centre cash to care for Troubles victims' – Nesbitt: The News Letter
Sam McBride

Troubles victims back calls for trauma centre as an alternative to Maze: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

Gerry Adams – 'I failed my niece over sex abuse': Irish Mirror
James Ward

The unravelling of Gerry Adams (Oct 18): Belfast Telegraph
Suzanne Breen

Names of murder suspects should not have been revealed in historical report , say families: Irish Independent
Michael McHugh

SDLP calls for release of files to assist investigation into historical cases: Newry Times
Paul Malone

Delay fear over ex-prisoner inquest: Belfast Telegraph

Bloody Sunday warning: The News Letter
Philip Bradfield

This is no time to prosecute the perpetrators of 'Bloody Sunday': The Spectator
Douglas Murray

Time to move on from Bloody Sunday: Daily Telegraph
Richard Dannatt

Thomas Begley commemoration rakes over coals as burning hurt reignites once more: Belfast Telegraph
Adrian Rutherford

Husband of Shankill bomb victim dismisses bomber's apology: BBC

Victims' stage peaceful protest against Shankill bomber rally: The News Letter
Gemma Murray

'I dug a wee baby out of rubble': The News Letter
Gemma Murray

'Bomb commemorations cause anger – we need creative way in which to remember the Troubles': Belfast Telegraph
Trevor Ringland

Claudy bombing – 'Police suspension of investigation beggars belief given wealth of evidence uncovered': Belfast Telegraph
Samuel Morrison

New inquest into 1984 SAS Derry killings: Derry Journal

Kelly describes Maze escape shooting: UTV

The passionate kiss that is the heartening symbol of a new Belfast becoming more oblivious to sectarianism: Belfast Telegraph
Malachi O'Doherty

Northern Ireland's 'unlawful' Planning Bill set to be dumped: Belfast Telegraph
Linda Stewart

Derry artists fear triumphal gains from City of Culture title will be squandered: The Guardian

Use of 'Polyester Protestant' term criticised by archbishop: The Irish Times
Patsy McGarry

US ambassador – Post must be filled: Irish Examiner

'No record' of UN letter on Hinkley Point nuclear station: Irish Examiner
Caroline O'Doherty

English 'too nervous' to celebrate St George's Day: Daily Telegraph
Jasper Copping

Monday, October 21

Taoiseach ignoring Northern Ireland: The Irish Times
Marie O'Halloran

Fianna Fáil's Micheál Martin warns of NI peace process 'complacence': BBC

Robinson's GAA speech shows a 'moving forward', Kelly says: The Irish Times
Genevieve Carbery

It's no gag – We must keep pushing forward to keep peace in Northern Ireland: Daily Mirror
Kevin Maguire

Nesbitt says he forced Robinson's Maze U-turn: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

UUP mood upbeat, but Mike Nesbitt project could face its Waterloo in Europe: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

Ulster Unionist Party unity may actually expose weakness: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Police begin Bloody Sunday investigation: UTV

Anger as Bloody Sunday soldiers could face criminal prosecution: Daily Telegraph
Tom Whitehead

Prosecution of soldiers for Bloody Sunday could be 'disastrous' – MP: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

John Kelly – Murdering Bloody Sunday soldiers should be in prison already: Belfast Telegraph
Amanda Ferguson

Wrong to prosecute Bloody Sunday soldiers: Daily Telegraph
Richard Kemp

It's unjust to prosecute Bloody Sunday troops: Daily Mail

Parades – Loyalist flag protesters plan to bring Belfast to a standstill again: The Sunday Life

100th day of protest marked in north Belfast: The News Letter

Graves damaged in Carnmoney cemetery attack: BBC

No terrorist links to murder: Londonderry Sentinel

Gun murder suspect Kieran McLaughlin at centre of week-long manhunt hits out at media as he denies guilt: Belfast Telegraph
Eamonn MacDermott

Loyalists protest over commemorative plaque to IRA bomber Thomas Begley:
Henry McDonald

Shankill bomber Sean Kelly runs away from Sunday Life: The Sunday Life
Patricia Devlin

Shankill bomber Sean Kelly 'truly sorry' for loss of life in 1993 attack which killed nine civilians: Belfast Telegraph
Adrian Rutherford

Shankill bomb 20 years on – I get angry when outsiders say 'forgive and forget' – they did not see what I saw: The Sunday Life
Suzanne Breen

Fountain residents bid for 'Exodus' memorial trail: Londonderry Sentinel
Kevin Mullan

I've done nothing wrong, says Adams: Belfast Media
Francesca Ryan

Sinn Fein deny Gerry Adams allegedly 'led inquiry into allegations of sex abuse by IRA and Sinn Fein members': Belfast Telegraph
Suzanne Breen

Not so fast, Adams (Oct 20): Sunday Independent

NI leaders begin business trip to Boston and Chicago: BBC

Lack of U.S. Ambassador to Ireland called 'a disgrace' by Irish leaders: Irish Voice/

How our river god Graham Norton proves force for good (Oct 20): Sunday Independent
Eoghan Harris

Time to put the Sash in Seanad (Oct 14): (from the Irish Daily Star)
John Coulter

UN asked Ireland about UK nuclear risk: The Irish Times
Mark Hennessy

Independence rhetoric plays on Scottish fears: The Irish Times
Mark Hennessy

Independence will change future, not past: Scotland on Sunday
Natalie McGarry

Scotland – independency culture: The Guardian

Sunday, October 20

End of immunity for 1 Para – Bloody Sunday troops face murder arrests 41 years after massacre: Daily Mail
Jennifer Smith

Military obituary spells out what British Government really think (Oct 16): Derry Journal
Eamonn McCann

Adams accuses some Unionists of efforts to block peace process: The Irish Times
Mark Hennessy

British IRA victims protest at London Sinn Féin event: RTE

IRA victims' relatives clash at Gerry Adams speech: Belfast Telegraph

Why the North is failing its victims: The Irish Times
Una Bradley

Mike Nesbitt proposes trauma centre as Maze alternative: BBC

UUP leader says North needs a new 'inclusive' covenant: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

Labour's shadow minister to address UUP conference: The News Letter

Northern Ireland Executive fractured over fracking debate (Oct 17): Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

Adams led inquiry into allegations of sexual abuse by over 100 Provos: Sunday Independent
Suzanne Breen and Alan Murray

Unionists slam Brolly over republican club name claim: Sunday Independent
Alan Murray

Where on earth has everyone gone all of a sudden?: Belfast Media

Man charged with Derry murder of Barry McCrory:
Henry McDonald

McCrory murder accused Kieran McLaughlin cheered at court: The News Letter

Brendan McConville detective led prison note probe (Oct 17): Belfast Telegraph
Alan Erwin

Shankill is still here, despite attack – cleric: The News Letter
Adam Kula

Bilingual street signs concern: The News Letter
Adam Kula

Social Investment Fund – helping deprived communities or delivering uncertainty?:
Steven McCaffery

Stormont needs an expenses watchdog (Sep 27): Belfast Telegraph

Northern Ireland stories are not covered by British national newspapers (Oct 18):
Roy Greenslade

Border should not limit activities of voluntary and community sectors: The Irish Times
Andy Pollak

Man who sent 'guns to Ireland' jailed for handling €100k of stolen jewellery (Oct 15): Irish Independent
Declan Brennan and Sonya McLean

A play that asks – do people from Northern Ireland or Bosnia have a right to be happy? (Oct 17): The Irish Times
Jane Coyle

'Catholic' confession is good for the soul – says Archbishop of Canterbury (Oct 9): Daily Telegraph
John Bingham

Alex Salmond says he WILL support the Auld Enemy in next year's World Cup (Oct 17): Scottish Daily Record
Torcuil Crichton

Who to support in Brazil? (Oct 17): The News Letter
Nick Garbutt

Scottish independence – Russell rues lack of unionist novel: Scotland on Sunday
Tom Peterkin

Scottish secretary warns against splitting up UK 'family of nations' (Sep 18):
Severin Carrell

Scottish independence – Implications for Wales (Sep 18): ITV

Saturday, October 19

Robinson challenges unionists to shed 'siege mentality' to overcome problems: Belfast Telegraph

Naming of clubs is up to GAA, says Tanaiste: Irish Independent
Ed Carty and David Young

Outrage at Brolly's 'pride' over club named after INLA man: The News Letter

Gilmore sidesteps GAA club name row: Belfast Telegraph

Brolly own goal over Robinson's GAA speech: Belfast Telegraph

GAA shows role sport can play for peace: Irish Examiner

A new Ireland? Let the people decide: MorningStarOnline
Gerry Adams

Chief prosecutor urged to clarify advice to Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams on abuse probe: Belfast Telegraph
Suzanne Breen

UK "Brexit" threatens peace in Northern Ireland (Oct 17):
Judy Dempsey

Eamon Gilmore – Derry's peace efforts can be blueprint for others: Irish Independent
Colm Kelpie

As Belfast riots, Northern Ireland's second city tastes peace: Fort Lauderdale Sun Sentinel
Conor Humphries

Who are they serving?: Derry Journal

Nesbitt – Flag protesters could learn from Maze campaign: The News Letter
Sam McBride

Union flag protesters 'to sue Facebook' after allegedly fleeing homes following online threats: Belfast Telegraph

Mayor's absence from remembrance event questioned by DUP: The News Letter

Blazing row ends with more on committee: Portadown Times

Dissident republicans blamed for viable bomb 'which could have killed': Belfast Telegraph
John Mulgrew

Principal says bomb alert 'despicable': Lurgan Mail
Carmel Robinson

Man charged with Derry murder: UTV

'An affront to justice' – MLA: Derry Journal

Pastor Mark Gordon cleared of obstructing police: BBC

Loyalist supergrass Neil Hyde escapes jail term as PPS drop case: BBC

St Mary's Star of the Sea church attacks – Man released: BBC

Shankill hero relives atrocity: The News Letter
Gemma Murray

The Current State of Muralism (Part III): Huffington Post
Rodrigo Ribera D'Ebre

Yes, politics was once friendly (Oct 18): Boston Globe
Chris Matthews

2016 cries out for keen eyes of historian (Oct 13): Sunday Independent
John-Paul McCarthy

Mayor blocks SF's poster to promote rally: Evening Herald
Niall O'Connor

Northern Ireland is the lame duck of the UK: Belfast Telegraph
John Porter

Church of Ireland row over sectarianism comments by Dublin archbishop: The Irish Times
Patsy McGarry

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin – Church should not be sidelined by state (Oct 17): Irish Independent
Sarah MacDonald

Irish blood, English heart make second generation Paddies a rebellious bunch: Irish Independent
Patrick West

Independence campaign 'should go into attack' on British identity: The Herald

Scottish independence – Look to Norway – McLeish (Oct 15): The Scotsman
Andrew Whitaker

Friday, October 18

Respect is key to progress says Peter Robinson at celebration of GAA in peace building: Irish Independent

Thaw slowly setting in between GAA and unionism after years of mutual suspicion: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

David Cameron meets NI talks chairman Richard Haass: BBC

Order invites Haass to Drumcree and Twaddell: The News Letter
Aine Fox

NW Orangemen happy to give Haass the lowdown on parades: Londonderry Sentinel

Gerry Adams to lead debate at London conference: Irish Post

DPP in North under pressure over Adams investigation: Irish Independent

Sinn Fein denies secret abuse unit claim: Belfast Telegraph
Rebecca Black

Dail flare up between Adams and Ceann Comhairle: Irish Independent
Michael Brennan

It's a bit late in the day for Adams to whinge about media treatment: Irish Examiner
Matt Cooper

DUP's Ruth Patterson back in court over Facebook charge: BBC

Facebook case – Ruth Patterson not barred from loyalist protests: The News Letter

Barry McCrory murder suspect Kieran McLaughlin appears in court: Belfast Telegraph
George Jackson

Tip-off led to arrest of derry murder suspect: Irish News

Police granted another 36 hours to question Kieran McLaughlin: Derry Journal

Kevin Kearney murder inquiry – man released: BBC

Judgement reserved in Constable Stephen Carroll murder appeal: BBC

Victims group welcomes Bob Geldof's views on 'cowardly' terrorists: The News Letter
Carmel Robinson

Troubles victim fury at payout deadline: Belfast Telegraph

Man held over Newtownabbey Catholic church attacks: BBC

Arrest over UVF murder of west Belfast man Joseph Reynolds: BBC

East Belfast 'in grip of UVF': Irish News
Suzanne McGonagle

UVF blamed for race hate: Belfast Telegraph
Dave Whelan

Shops move to ban police officers in wake of loyalist protests: The News Letter

Paramilitary mural 'evokes a dark and murderous past': The News Letter

UVF mural – Act of defiance prompts split fears: Belfast Telegraph
Brian Rowan

Willie Frazer to protest at IRA bomber commemoration: The News Letter

Religious ministers tell of "difficult" work in aftermath of Shankill bomb: The News Letter
Gemma Murray

'The legacy of the Shankill bombing challenges us all': Belfast Telegraph
Declan Kearney

Claudy relative – I'll keep fighting until I get justice: The News Letter
Mark Rainey

Fresh arrest over 1993 murder released: UTV

Shergar saga still fascinates Derek Thompson, even after 30 years: Daily Telegraph
Jim White

You can't force Irish language down the throats of those who don't want to learn: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

IRA man Paul Norney jailed for drunken attack on wife: BBC

Jail for IRA man turned wife beater: UTV

Church and Republican movement both saw themselves as slightly above the law: The Irish Times
Eamonn McCann

Rangers – No charges sought over soldier song claim: The Scotsman
Rory Reynolds

SNP's ideological differences: The Scotsman
Tom Peterkin

Thursday, October 17

First ministers could dig deep for a deal to resurrect Maze peace centre: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Haass due to visit Number 10: Belfast Telegraph

Robinson-McGuinness planning 'power grab' unlawful, says top QC: The News Letter
Sam McBride

Peter Robinson to speak at GAA club: Irish Independent
David Young

PUP claims police brutality against Protestants: The News Letter

Call to smash 'UVF grip' in east Belfast: UTV

Fresh UVF gunmen mural 'unwelcome': The News Letter
Mark Rainey

Declan Kearney says unionists 'showing poor leadership': BBC
Martina Purdy

Loyalist and nationalist bigots mirror images of each other: Derry Journal
Norman Hamill

Man wanted over Derry murder is arrested:
Henry McDonald

McCrory murder – Three guns found as fugitive Kieran McLaughlin arrested in Londonderry: Belfast Telegraph

Police relieved no-one 'harmed' in murder probe arrest: Derry Journal
Ian Cullen

Mother of murder victim Barry McCrory tells of relief as suspect Kieran McLaughlin arrested in Derry: Belfast Telegraph
Donna Deeney

Dissident in killing probe freed: Irish News

Third arrest in lake murder probe: UTV

Willie Frazer insulted outside Sinn Fein office: The News Letter

New Twelfth wanted images released: UTV

Attack on Catholic church was work of 'mindless thugs': Newtownabbey Times

Stephen Carroll murder appeal – Detective believed witness may have been threatened at gunpoint, court hears: Belfast Telegraph
Alan Erwin

Garda killers let out of jail early is disgrace to us all: Evening Herald
Gerry O'Carroll

Shankill bomb victim's daughter pleads to killer's parents to stop commemoration: The News Letter
Gemma Murray

Suspension of Claudy investigation is "latest betrayal families have faced": Derry Journal

Claudy families 'heartened' by support for civil court action: The News Letter

Coagh IRA men were victims of conflict – Sinn Fein councillor: Mid Ulster Mail
Michael McGlade

Condemnation as Gerry Kelly set to launch book reliving Maze jail break: The News Letter

Innocence must be proven before awarding damages (Sep 18): The News Letter

Adams – 'I knew Liam was working with young people': Dundalk Democrat

Unionist claims Republican group 'dealt with' abuse victims: The Irish Times
Mark Hennessy

Why being a woman makes me a better police detective (Oct 14):
Tina Barnett

Peter Robinson and Martin McGuinness back to US on trade drive: Belfast Telegraph

Delegates surprised at archbishop's remarks: The Irish Times
Dan Keenan, Patsy McGarry

It's time England asserted its modern national identity: The Spectator
John Redwood

It's time to take Englishness outside of the football stadium: New Statesman
Sunder Katwala

Scottish independence – 'Union campaign too dull' (Oct 10): The Scotsman
David Maddox

Wednesday, October 16

Haass initiative on North's issues gets more than 300 submissions: The Irish Times
Dan Keenan

Why a question of definition is defining question for us (Oct 7): The News Letter
Alex Kane

Should UK and Irish political parties organise in Northern Ireland?: Belfast Telegraph
Bill White

Belfast Lord Mayor challenged over presence at 'terror' funeral: The News Letter

'Unit of prison officers out of control'... former chief slams conduct of staff: Belfast Telegraph
Alan Erwin

Armed men 'read statement in pub': UTV

Northern Ireland police seeking Kieran McLaughlin warn of threat to others:
Henry McDonald

Dangerous fugitive Kieran McLaughlin being sheltered – manhunt police: Belfast Telegraph
Donna Deeney

'There's a lot of fear in Burnfoot-Muff area' – says Colr: Derry Journal

MLA backs calls for suspect to give himself up: Derry Journal
Ian Cullen

'Barry's killing can never be justified' – Priest tells mourners: Derry Journal

Dissident gang behind Belfast park murder of Kevin Kearney branded 'demons' by victim's brother: Belfast Telegraph
Chris Kilpatrick

Family 'torn apart' by lake murder: UTV

Kevin Kearney murder – Family are 'torn apart': BBC

McGuinness renews offer to hold meeting: Derry Journal

Service in memory of Shankill massacre victims: The News Letter

Shankill relative urges dad of bomber – help call off 'tribute': Belfast Telegraph
Rebecca Black

Man questioned over 1993 UVF murder of father-of-five Joseph Reynolds: Belfast Telegraph
Chris Kilpatrick

Man arrested over UVF murder released: UTV

Molloy calls for understanding in Coagh IRA men row: Mid Ulster Mail
Michael McGlade

Coagh IRA men were out to murder – Ian McCrea: Tyrone Times
Michael McGlade

Princess Anne to unveil statue of Sefton, the horse that symbolised hope in the wake of the 1982 IRA Hyde Park bomb attack: Daily Mail

Talks on stall on National Crime Agency in Northern Ireland, but agreement still possible: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Sinn Fein and SDLP have anti-British stance on security issues: The News Letter
Tom Elliott

Sinn Fein accused of 'bullying and innuendo' by councillor who resigned after clashing with party's stance on abortion: Belfast Telegraph
Liam Clarke

'Gunmen' in new east Belfast mural: UTV

New paramilitary mural in east Belfast 'a setback': BBC

Another judge 'may not have censured Poots' over gay blood ban: The News Letter
Sam McBride

Sectarianism in Dublin a 'shattering sadness', says Church of Ireland Archbishop: The Irish Times
Patsy McGarry

It's official – We can call our flag the Union Jack (Oct 15): Daily Express
Ross Clark

Why the Saltire makes me cringe (Oct 10): The Herald
Mark Smith

Top PSNI men advised forces of bloody Sri Lankan regime: Belfast Telegraph
Adrian Rutherford


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