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Apr 20, 2019
Northern Ireland unrest: Journalist shot dead during riot; police call incident ‘act of terror’, arrest two teensPolice in Northern Ireland on Saturday arrested two teenagers in connection with the fatal shooting of a journalist during rioting in the city of Londonderry.
Apr 04, 2019
Brexit: Angela Merkel vows to fight 'till last hour' to help Britain broker deal with EU, warns of consequences for IrelandGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel pledged Wednesday to work until the last hour to prevent a no-deal Brexit and warned of the security impact on Ireland and Northern Ireland.
Feb 26, 2019
British Opposition indicates support for second Brexit referendum after EU agrees to postponing exit deadline beyond MarchBritain's main opposition Labour Party has said it could support a second Brexit referendum as the European Union opened the door to postponing the country's exit from the bloc beyond the 29 March deadline.
Feb 25, 2019
Anger as Theresa May asks for more time to amend Brexit deal; British MPs call to delay move to avoid damaging "no deal" exitBritish prime minister Theresa May on Sunday called for still more time to renegotiate her Brexit deal, and drew outrage by suggesting that the parliament may not be able to vote on the deal until just 17 days before Britain leaves the EU.
Feb 06, 2019
Brexit deal: Theresa May vows there will be no return to hard border between Northern Ireland, IrelandBritish prime minister Theresa May told business leaders in Northern Ireland on Tuesday that she is seeking changes to the Brexit withdrawal agreement but not the total removal of the backstop plan that is the most contentious part of the deal.
Jan 29, 2019
Brexit: British govt still struggling for solution to keep Irish border open; All you need to know about backstop measureBrexit: How to keep the Irish border free-flowing has proved to be the toughest issue to resolve in negotiating Britain's exit from the European Union.
Jan 27, 2019
Brexit protestors build 'border wall' between Ireland, Northern Ireland to demonstrate unrest likely without dealProtestors shut down a border road between Ireland and Northern Ireland on Saturday, erecting a concrete wall with mock-military checkpoints to illustrate the violent unrest a hard Brexit could bring to the fragile region.
Jan 20, 2019
Suspected car bomb explodes in Northern Ireland, no injuries reported; political leaders condemn 'act of terror'A suspected car bomb exploded in the Northern Irish city of Londonderry, police said, with leading politicians alleging the blast was terror-related. The police tweeted a photograph of the scene outside a courthouse as it warned that evacuations were taking place due to a second suspect vehicle.
Jan 16, 2019
Brexit deal crushed in British Parliament: Explaining the border 'backstop' that halted Theresa May's plan to divorce EUMuch of the stated opposition to Prime Minister Theresa May's divorce deal with the European Union centered on the "backstop."
Dec 25, 2018
Derry Girls review: Netflix's madcap, irreverent comedy about five Irish teens is the show you need to stream right nowIn the very first episode of Derry Girls, we see the five teenagers who are its protagonists — Erin, Orla, Clare, Michelle, and James — seated in the headmistress’ office at school. One by one, their parents rush in, to be informed that their wards were found in very odd circumstances involving a dead nun and detention.