Belfast is the capital and largest city of Northern Ireland, standing on the banks of the River Lagan on the east coast of Ireland. It is the second-largest city on the island of Ireland, after Dublin. It had a population of 333,871 as of 2015.
A Northern Irish rights campaigner whose case against Britain leaving the European Union without a deal was dismissed by Belfast's High Court last week succeeded on Monday in joining two other.. Reuters - Published
Belfast: Northern Ireland’s largest political party on Friday said it would not allow the British region to be forced to accept EU regulations after Brexit, shooting down reports that such a move.. WorldNews - Published
A teenager found dead in a Malaysian jungle after going missing on a family holiday was a gentle and innocent child who gifted others with immeasurable love, mourners at her funeral were told. Family..
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The sister of murdered journalist Lyra McKee received a standing ovation as she followed in her footsteps to deliver a powerful talk at Stormont. The author's Ted talk about religious education and its..
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Former workers at a closure-threatened Belfast shipyard have returned to leave their handprints for posterity as the battle to save the business goes on. Queues of retired ship builders, known as "auld..
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Police are at the scene of a bonfire in north Belfast as contractors have been ordered to remove it. A large number of officers are in the New Lodge area, where a bonfire was due to be lit on Thursday..
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Shadow chancellor John McDonnell has visited a closure-threatened shipyard in Belfast. He claimed Boris Johnson had failed the workers in his first real test as Prime Minister. Mr McDonnell said he was..
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The Belfast shipyard famous for building the Titanic is set to go into administration later. Harland and Wolff, one of Northern Ireland’s most historic brands, is facing closure after its trouble-hit..
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Prime Minister Boris Johnson says he intends to be completely impartial when discussing Brexit with Northern Ireland's political parties during a meeting in Belfast. Brexit has been a contentious issue..
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Belfast's High Court dismissed on Thursday a case arguing that a British exit from the European Union without a withdrawal agreement would contravene Northern Ireland's 1998 peace accord, saying the.. Reuters - Published
Belfast's High Court dismissed on Thursday a case arguing that a British exit from the European Union without a withdrawal agreement would contravene Northern Ireland's 1998 peace accord. France 24 - Published
A Northern Irish rights campaigner will appeal the dismissal by Belfast's High Court on Thursday of his case arguing that a British exit from the European Union without a withdrawal agreement would.. Reuters - Published
Belfast's High Court is to rule on Thursday on the legality of a British exit from the European Union without a withdrawal agreement after an activist argued such a move would not be compatible with.. Reuters - Published
British troops deployed into Northern Ireland for the first time 50 years ago after days of rioting in a Catholic heartland that later spread to Belfast and beyond. Initially planned as a limited.. WorldNews - Published
Harland and Wolff, the Belfast, Northern Ireland, shipyard that built the Titanic, was to be put into administrative receivership Monday after its bankrupt Norwegian owner failed to find a buyer, as a.. WorldNews - Published
Britain's new Prime Minister Boris Johnson held talks in Northern Ireland on Wednesday in a bid to untangle an impasse over the Irish border "backstop" that has scuppered all efforts to secure an.. France 24 - Published
Britain's new Prime Minister Boris Johnson held talks in Northern Ireland on Wednesday in a bid to untangle an impasse over the Irish border "backstop" that has scuppered all efforts to secure an.. Reuters - Published
African swine fever has been picked up in meat seized by port authorities in Northern Ireland, the first time the ASF virus has been detected in the United Kingdom, The Guardian reports. Officials.. WorldNews - Published
After missing two previous planned re-openings, Carlisle airport is now in “tip-top order” for passenger services to begin again on 4 July 2019. The Scottish airline Loganair will serve Belfast,.. WorldNews - Published
Suspected terrorist documents seized by police in Belfast contained details on 19 people as part of an alleged internal security review by a dissident republican grouping, the High Court heard... WorldNews - Published
Police in Northern Ireland discovered a bomb under a police officer's car in Belfast on Saturday that they said was probably planted by militant nationalists intent on killing one of their officers had.. Reuters - Published
DUP leader Arlene Foster has raised the issue of a suggested high salary threshold for migrants working in Northern Ireland when meeting with Home Secretary Sajid Javid. Mrs Foster met with Mr Javid at.. WorldNews - Published
As the legal battle continues over Alabama's near-total abortion ban, women in Northern Ireland are speaking out about abortion laws where they live. Women who have abortions there can face up to life.. CBS News - Published
It is highly doubtful if many people living in England, Scotland and Wales know about the startling and disturbing testimony delivered at Belfast’s high court two weeks ago. For the inquest into the.. WorldNews - Published
Thousands of people marched through Belfast on Saturday to demand the recognition of same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland, the only region of the United Kingdom where it does not have legal status. Reuters - Published
By Amanda Ferguson BELFAST, May 2 (Reuters) - Canada's Bombardier Inc shocked workers in Northern Ireland on Thursday by announcing it would sell its Belfast operation, the largest high-tech.. WorldNews - Published
Poisonous air across Northern Ireland is contributing to illness and early death for many people, it has been claimed, the Belfast Telegram reports. The stark warning comes as an investigation into air.. WorldNews - Published
Prime Minister Theresa May and Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn are set to travel to Belfast on Wednesday for the funeral of Lyra McKee. Ms McKee was shot dead during rioting in the Creggan area of.. WorldNews - Published
Two teenagers have been arrested by police in connection with the murder of journalist Lyra McKee in Northern Ireland. The men, aged 18 and 19, were detained under anti-terrorism legislation and have.. WorldNews - Published
"With Ebola, you do learn how to protect yourself and the measures you can put in place to protect you from acquiring the virus. "But with conflict, there's a whole different dimension associated with.. WorldNews - Published
BELFAST (Reuters) - Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said on Friday that it was unlikely Britain would crash out of the European Union without a deal on March 29. Asked by journalists in Belfast.. Firstpost - Published