Jean McConville’s daughter – I’ll name names over IRA killing

Jean McConville’s daughter – I’ll name names over IRA killing ‘I am no longer afraid’ says Helen McKendry, as Northern Ireland secretary warns of tense moment in peace process.
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Ukip joins campaign against ‘peace centre’ on site of Maze prison

Party claims site in Northern Ireland will be turned into shrine to IRA hunger strikersUkip has joined a unionist campaign against what it claims are moves to build a “shrine” to Irish republican hunger strikers on the site of the old Maze prison in Northern Ireland.The party led by Nigel Farage has joined the Ulster […]
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Margaret Thatcher: six things you didn’t know

Margaret Thatcher’s death triggered an abundance of anecdotes about the former PM. But there’s a lot we didn’t know …Denis Thatcher wasn’t Margaret Thatcher’s first and only boyfriend. The Daily Telegraph began its serialisation of the biography with an account of a hitherto unknown boyfriend that Thatcher had when she was a student at Oxford, […]
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Martin McGuinness tells republicans to stop celebrating Thatcher’s death

The former Provisional IRA chief of staff says republicans should not allow Lady Thatcher’s death to poison their mindsMartin McGuinness has called for an end to republicans organising parties to celebrate Margaret Thatcher’s death, even though she was the IRA’s No 1 target when he was the Provisionals’ chief of staff during the 1980s.In a […]
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Love across the divide

Stephen Gault saw his Protestant father killed by an IRA bomb at Enniskillen 25 years ago. Joanna Moorhead meets him and his wife, Sharon – who is CatholicA moment after the blast hit them, Stephen Gault knew his father was dead. Seconds earlier they had been standing side by side in the street chatting. Now […]
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Police seek Sunday Telegraph and CBS material linking Adams to murder

Northern Ireland police demand notes and video of IRA bomber’s claim that Sinn Fein president ordered widow’s murderThe Police Service of Northern Ireland wants to seize interview material from the Sunday Telegraph and American broadcaster CBS connected to an IRA bomber’s claim that Gerry Adams ordered one of the most notorious murders of the Troubles.The […]
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