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A GAY election candidate has said he felt "degraded" after suffering homophobic abuse while canvassing outside a Catholic church in Co Antrim. Connor Duncan was distributing leaflets after Mass at St Mary's Church in Glenravel, outside Ballymena, when he said a couple shouted abuse.




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Troubles inquests delayed again after DUP blocks funding bid

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Northern Ireland news
LONG-AWAITED inquests into some of the most high-profile killings of the Troubles are to be delayed further after the Stormont executive failed to seek extra funding.
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Ireland's builders deny claim they are refusing work

Ireland's builders deny claim they are refusing work

Republic of Ireland news
THE Republic's builders have slammed claims they are on a de facto strike by refusing to construct new homes until the housing crisis pushes profits up tens of thousands of euro.
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