Mehdi's Morning Memo: Miliband's Woos 'Generation Rent'

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 01.05.2014 | UK Politics

Here are the five things you need to know on Thursday 1 May 2014... 1) MILIBAND'S WOOS 'GENERATION RENT' It could be the Labour leader's biggest...

Lessons from the British-Irish Parliamentary Assembly

Gary Kent | Posted 31.10.2013 | UK Politics
Gary Kent

Ireland gained its independence and was partitioned, with Northern Ireland remaining within the United Kingdom, at about the same time as the Kurds were incorporated into modern Iraq nearly a century ago.

Northern Ireland's Shame - Not In My Name

Brian John Spencer | Posted 11.10.2013 | UK Politics
Brian John Spencer

Yes, young people in Northern Ireland aren't truly free. Religiosity and violence has retarded our education system, segregated communities and minds into green and orange, and viciously retarded the economy.

Blast Bombs Thrown At Police As Belfast Violence Flares Again

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 15.07.2013 | UK

At least four blast bombs have been thrown at police in east Belfast, it has been confirmed. Several petrol bombs were also hurled after disturbanc...

The Twelfth of July: Northern Ireland's Cultural Coma

Jason A Murdock | Posted 12.09.2013 | UK Politics
Jason A Murdock

The police are covered from head to toe in jet black riot gear, the ground is covered in broken glass and the remnants of an entire twenty four hours of consumption litter the surrounding area. The streets themselves are masked with propaganda and crude sectarian graffiti.

Bomb Found Near G8 Meeting Site In Northern Ireland

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.03.2013 | UK

A bomb found and made safe in a car in Northern Ireland was destined for a police station, the Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) said. It w...

World Cup Qualifier Cancelled Amid Terrible Weather

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.03.2013 | UK

An ongoing snowstorm in Northern Ireland has forced the abandonment of a World Cup qualifying football match and seen electricity cut to more than 110...

'Deranged' Terrorists Condemned For Latest Belfast Bomb Attempt

PA | Posted 15.03.2013 | UK

A suspected mortar bomb has been discovered close to a police station in Northern Ireland. The device was found close to New Barnsley station in no...

The Northern Ireland of Old Hasn't Gone Away, You Know

Brian John Spencer | Posted 05.05.2013 | UK Politics
Brian John Spencer

Ever since the Good Friday peace agreement of 1998, parties on both side of the divide have, albeit slowly, attempted to move things forward. And forward things have moved, as I explained at the start. However, a critical demographic have been left behind: the working class and the radicals within.

(WATCH) 'We Could Have Been Looking At Mass Murder'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 04.03.2013 | UK

Police in Northern Ireland have condemned 'reckless' dissident republicans over a foiled bomb plot that could have caused mass casualties. Four pri...

Policewoman Dies In Road Crash After Vehicle Stolen In Northern Ireland

PA | Posted 11.04.2013 | UK

A policewoman has died in a road crash involving a suspected stolen vehicle in Northern Ireland. The 27-year-old officer was travelling in a police...

Old Bailey Bomber Found Dead

PA | Posted 24.01.2013 | UK

Old Bailey bomber Dolours Price has been found dead. The 62-year-old mother-of-two was found at her home in Malahide, north Dublin, on Wednesday ni...

Loyalists Launch New Attacks On Police

PA | Posted 17.12.2012 | UK

Politicians were threatened on Monday night during a council meeting in Northern Ireland when a small group of loyalists stormed the building. Ther...

Security Tightened To Prevent Further Clashes

PA | Posted 08.12.2012 | UK

A major security operation in under way to prevent more trouble breaking out in Belfast later on Saturday. Eight police officers were injured and 1...

Bomb Found Near Belfast Primary School 'Designed To Kill And Maim'

PA | Posted 12.11.2012 | UK

A bomb found near a north Belfast primary school was designed to maim and kill, police have said. The device, believed to have been an under-car bo...

61 Police Officers Injured In Northern Ireland Clashes

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.09.2012 | UK

Fifteen police officers were injured during a second night of sectarian clashes in North Belfast, bringing the number of officers injured to 61. Th...

100 Youths Clash With Police In Belfast As Queen Visits

PA | Posted 27.06.2012 | UK

A number of police officers were injured during an attack by a gang of around 100 missile-throwing youths in Northern Ireland. A total of nine offi...

Man In Northern Ireland Charged With Directing Terrorism

PA | Posted 18.07.2012 | UK

A man has been charged with directing dissident republican terrorism in Northern Ireland. The suspect, 47, was also accused of conspiracy to murder...

Police Officer Leaves Gun In Child's Bedroom After House Raid

PA | Posted 18.04.2012 | UK

A police officer is facing disciplinary action for leaving a gun behind after a house search. Police had raided the property in the Ardoyne area of...

Belfast Riots Injure 22 Police

PA | Posted 11.09.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Twenty-two police officers have been injured during rioting in Northern Ireland. Baton rounds were fired and water cannon used...

Belfast Rioters Throw Petrol Bombs At Police

Press Association | Posted 10.09.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- At least seven police officers have been injured after coming under attack by crowds of rioters in west Belfast. Petrol bombs ...