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Three Northern Ireland films being showcased at Hot Docs 2020 online

3 hours ago   |   Northern Ireland Screen

Three documentaries that were made in Northern Ireland and supported by Northern Ireland Screen will be showcased online from today as part of Hot Docs, North America's largest...
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Coronavirus: Lockdown to loosen in Northern Ireland, but only if R rate remains low

4 hours ago   |   Belfast telegraph

Stormont is to allow small outdoor weddings, hotels taking advance bookings, and some retailers to open early next month if the coronavirus infection rate remains low.
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'Vicious' paramilitary-style shooting of man in west Belfast sparks outrage

'Vicious' paramilitary-style shooting of man in west Belfast sparks outrage

7 hours ago   |   Belfast telegraph

Those responsible for shooting a man in the legs in west Belfast showed "callous disregard, for the community", Sinn Fein MLA Pat Sheehan has said.
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Spending a penny may cost up to £1 in Northern Ireland public loos revamp

Spending a penny may cost up to £1 in Northern Ireland public loos revamp

8 hours ago   |   Belfast telegraph

When you have to go, you'll soon have to go to gender neutral facilities with foot-operated flushes, self-closing seats, sensor-activated taps, soap dispensers and toilet...
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Northern Ireland jobs at risk as easyJet culls 4,500 staff

9 hours ago   |   Belfast telegraph

Dozens of jobs could be at risk in Northern Ireland as airline easyJet announced plans to shed thousands of staff.
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Fears Northern Ireland 'laughing gas' trend is spreading after empty canisters found

Fears Northern Ireland 'laughing gas' trend is spreading after empty canisters found

9 hours ago   |   Belfast telegraph

Fears are rising that a new youth trend for inhaling potentially lethal nitrous oxide gas is spreading after more empty canisters were found in Belfast.
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How coronavirus restrictions will differ around the UK

10 hours ago   |   The Guardian   |   3 articles

England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland are taking different paths out of lockdown Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Groups of up to six...
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Coronavirus in Ireland - Two more Covid-19 deaths in Northern Ireland while hospital bed capacity lowers

11 hours ago   |   The Irish Sun


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The Guardian view on easing the lockdown: putting politics before people | Editorial

11 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Boris Johnson wants to lift the Covid-19 restrictions because of ideology and self-interest. The people deserve a more careful, evidence-based approach The United Kingdom went...
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Give us a date when we can reopen, hoteliers urge

11 hours ago   |   Belfast telegraph

Allowing hotels to take advance bookings without disclosing when they can actually open is adding to confusion, owners in Northern Ireland said.
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Letters between the Queen and governor-general Sir John Kerr in dismissal of...

Letters between the Queen and governor-general Sir John Kerr in dismissal of Gough Whitlam released

Historian Jenny Hocking has been fighting a million dollar legal battle for four years to have the 211 letters between the Queen and Sir John Kerr released. Read more ...

Trump's executive order calls out YouTube, Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook...

Trump's executive order calls out YouTube, Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook - but Google's name curiously disappeared from the final version of the order

In response to Twitter fact-checking his tweets, President Donald Trump has signed an executive order aimed at regulating social media companies. In the order, Trump explicitly... Read more ...

Facebook tried to appease its conservative critics for years. It got hit by...

Facebook tried to appease its conservative critics for years. It got hit by Trump's executive order on social media anyway

Facebook and other social media companies have been hit with an executive order by Donald Trump. The order targets the legal protections that social media platforms enjoy... Read more ...

Man, 29, charged with murder of teenager Louise Smith

Man, 29, charged with murder of teenager Louise Smith

Hampshire Police said this evening that Shane Lee Mays, from Havant, has been charged with murdering 16-year-old Louise Smith who disappeared on VE Day Read more ...

Man in 70's dies in grounds of Kent Castle after 'rocks thrown'

Man in 70's dies in grounds of Kent Castle after 'rocks thrown'

POLICE are investigating the tragic death of a man in his 70's after rocks were thrown at Lullington Castle. Read more ...

Myka Stauffer made 'difficult decision to rehome son to give him best chance'

Myka Stauffer made 'difficult decision to rehome son to give him best chance'

Myka Stauffer's lawyers have spoken out amid the backlash the YouTuber has faced after deciding to rehome her autistic adopted son 'to give him the best care' Read more ...

'We're fed up with it': Trump signs executive order aimed at curtailing...

'We're fed up with it': Trump signs executive order aimed at curtailing social media companies

Donald Trump has signed an executive order aimed at curbing protections for social media giants. Read more ...

Little Mix's Leigh-Anne Pinnock gets engaged to Andre Gray on fourth anniversary

Little Mix's Leigh-Anne Pinnock gets engaged to Andre Gray on fourth anniversary

Leigh-Anne Pinnock has turned the coronavirus lockdown into a celebration as she gets engaged to Watford footballer Andre Gray on their fourth anniversary Read more ...

Madonna mocked over 'tribute' to George Floyd as she posts video of her son...

Madonna mocked over 'tribute' to George Floyd as she posts video of her son David Banda dancing

On Thursday, the 61-year-old singer shared a clip of Banda, 14, dancing to 'They Don't Care About Us' by the late Michael Jackson, which some Twitter users felt was misjudged. Read more ...

Read the full executive order about social media companies that President...

Read the full executive order about social media companies that President Trump signed

Donald Trump signed an executive order on Thursday designed to achieve "transparency and accountability from online platforms." The executive order is specifically aimed at... Read more ...