Northern Ireland, for such a small country, is absolutely brimming with talent. With a diverse range of gifted writers, actors and musicians, our wee country is very much on the cultural map. 496 more words
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Police have arrested 14 men on suspicion of IRA membership at the funeral of a dissident republican in Northern Ireland.
Officers carried out the raid as Michael Barr’s funeral in the border town of Strabane was drawing to a close earlier today. 146 more words
I had an experience already. I’ve spent the last two hours at Dun Laoghaire getting WiFi, and recharging my Android, at a bar beside the Theatre my gig this evening is at and I was getting a Ballygowan Sparkling and crisps when I noticed someone with an American-Style Obey Baseball Cap, which I think are lame, worn the other way round. 200 more words
Today voters across the UK go to the polls for the fifth time since devolution began in 1999. As further powers are devolved to Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and parts of England, government at all levels faces a number of challenges. 964 more words