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Huge concern over vendetta against QIH

THE latest threats to the directors of Quinn Industrial Holdings (QIH) in Co Fermanagh are appalling and represent a direct challenge to the rule of law and order.

Aontú offers republicans an alternative grassroots representation

We now know that the British parliament’s imposition, requested by Sinn Féin and the SDLP leader has become law in Northern Ireland and a great many of our people will know the consequences of this. It is undoubtedly true that the pro-abortion lobby has scored a significant victory in their terms in achieving this result.

Anita Robinson: Today's snowflake students need to dry their eyes

Anita Robinson
My withers remain remarkably unwrung by a press article about students at Bristol University where, due to acute housing shortage, they are forced to sleep in 8x10 foot ‘accommodation pods’ they describe as “appalling and not mentally viable”.

Donald Trump's comments unseemly

Donald Trump has several reasons to be grateful for the news at the weekend that Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi had been killed in an American-led operation in north-western Syria.

DUP at crossroads

BREXIT has unearthed many previously hidden fault lines in British and Irish politics.

Hospital waiting times show a worsening picture

As the health service faces yet another winter with all the pressures the season brings, there will be serious concern over the latest waiting times at emergency departments, which show the scale of the difficulties facing staff and patients.

No place for tribal outbursts in election campaign

It will have been widely noted that Tánaiste Simon Coveney took the opportunity presented by his latest cross-border visit to highlight the `extraordinary’ regional business advantages which could follow a successful outcome to the Brexit negotiations.