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By admin On Tuesday, January 12th, 2021
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Brexit bites: Northern Ireland shoppers face empty shelves as red tape clogs supermarkets’ supply chains

Shoppers in Northern Ireland are facing empty shelves at supermarkets as new customs paperwork has left major retailers facing shortages across hundreds of products due to the post-Brexit trade agreement. High-demand More...

By admin On Friday, December 18th, 2020
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Minister says ‘nothing is ruled out’ for England as Northern Ireland faces six-week post-Christmas Covid lockdown

The British schools minister has warned that the government will not hesitate to introduce tougher Covid-19 restrictions after the Christmas period, but added that he had faith in the English tier system. Speaking More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 15th, 2020
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Northern Ireland hospital forced to treat patients in parked ambulances as Covid-19 cases surge

With no free beds available inside, a hospital in Northern Ireland resorted to treating patients in the back of ambulances pulled up at its car park, a medical official said, as the health service struggles amid More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 15th, 2020
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Starmer to hold next conference as far from northern working-class as possible

Annual conference 2021 to be in Brighton, even though last conference was also there. Seems Starmer is scared to hold it in North Labour has confirmed that its next annual conference will be held in Brighton – More...

By admin On Friday, December 11th, 2020
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ONS expert appears to back Trickett’s take as MP exposes politics of Tories’ decision to put London in Tier 2 when northern Tier 3 areas had lower rates

An Office for National Statistics (ONS) data expert has appeared to back Labour’s Jon Trickett after the working-class MP said that the coronavirus infection rates exposed the Tories’ decision to keep More...

By admin On Thursday, November 12th, 2020
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Northern MPs tell Starmer: win back working-class trust

LABOUR must recognise the importance of trade unions and apologise for its Brexit stance to win back working-class voters, Sir Keir Starmer was told by former frontbenchers tonight. Ian Lavery, Jon Trickett and More...

By admin On Thursday, November 12th, 2020
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Northern Ireland politicians work to WRONG deadline on lifting Covid lockdown

The power-sharing political parties in Northern Ireland have been debating for days what measures to put in place after the country’s four week ‘circuit breaker’ lockdown ends – except they’ve been working More...

By admin On Thursday, November 12th, 2020
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Health Secretary Matt Hancock is given a demonstration of an automated blood sample testing machine during a visit to Randox Labs in Antrim, Northern Ireland, in September

Health Secretary Matt Hancock is given a demonstration of an automated blood sample testing machine during a visit to Randox Labs in Antrim, Northern Ireland, in September Morning Star  More...

By admin On Thursday, November 12th, 2020
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The case for Northern independence

The so-called United Kingdom is on the verge of collapse. The Republic of Ireland led the way; the next break is only a matter of time. It could be Scottish independence or Irish reunification – only time will More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 11th, 2020
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Car bomb attack in northern Afghanistan kills 4 police, leaves at least 20 wounded

At least four Afghan policemen have been killed and 20 others, including eight civilians, have been wounded in a car bomb attack in the northern province of Faryab, the provincial governor said on Tuesday. Governor More...