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Eyes on the Prize
Towards a new Ireland

Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams has said the past week has seen some very significant developments in the search for a lasting peace settlement. more

Loyalist attack thwarted in West Belfast

Fears of loyalist attacks in the heart of West Belfast intensified last week following a sinister incident in the Andersonstown area.

Death list home targeted

A man whose North Belfast home has been the target of a pipe bomb attack was warned two weeks ago that his life was in danger from loyalists.

Sectarian arson attack

A Catholic pensioner, Hillary Miller, remains in a critical condition after a loyalist petrol attack on her home.

Lee Clegg a liar but the farce continues

A British soldier involved inth ekilling of two Belfast teenagers is a liar, a Belfast court heard again this week.

Breach of Agreement

Sinn Féin's James McCarry has described the news that a new 2 million RUC barracks is to be built in Coleraine as a clear violation of the Good Friday Agreement.

Offences Against Our Rights

Republican News looks at the case for the repeal of the Offences Against the State Acts

Portlaoise media reports challenged

A statement regarding recent media reports has been received from Gerry Hanratty, OC, IRA POWs, Portlaoise Prison.

Quinlivan appeal opens

The High Court appeal of Brixton escapee Nessan Quinlivan against a 1995 extradition order began in Dublin on Tuesday, 16 November.

PR stunt slammed

Sean Hayes, Sinn Féin councillor for South Belfast, has slammed an RUC `policing survey' as ``the latest in a long line of cheap and insulting PR stunts''.

Nationalists organise to challenge sectarianism

The first of a series of four conferences designed to produce a nationalist response on the issues of marching and sectarianism was held in Portadown last weekend.

Murderers may be thrown out by Brits

A new British Army board has been appointed to re-examine the cases of two British soldiers convicted of murdering North Belfast teenager Peter McBride in September 1992.

Increased harassment in South Tyrone

Michelle Gildernew, Sinn Féin Assembly member for Fermanagh/South Tyrone, has called for an urgent meeting with Adam Ingram and the British Secretary of State Peter Mandelson.

Pensioners targeted by Stoneyford files

Sinn Féin Councillor Paul Butler has described the latest development in the Stoneyford Orange Hall files saga as a ``most sinister development''.

Male suicide: the hidden slaughter

Violent death is cleaving through communities on this island and there is hardly a column inch to record the passing of so many, writes Mick Derrig.

Victims Commissioner ignores families

Dublin's Victims Commissioner ignored the wishes of relatives of those who died in the Dublin and Monaghan bombings in recommending a private inquiry.

Prison struggle discussed in London

The Wolfe Tone Society held its annual Bobby Sands/James Connolly commemoration on Sunday in London's Camden Irish Centre.

Irish women still waging equality battle

One hundred and fifty participants took part in last Saturday's Sinn Féin National Women's Conference in Dublin.

Edentubber martyrs remembered

Hundreds gathered on Sunday to pay tribute to the victims of the Edentubber tragedy for the last time this century.

Sinn Féin slams Irish News censorship

The Irish News has been criticised for that paper's rejection of an advertisement for `National Coming Out Day', which is taking place this weekend.

Ahern silent on NATO bombs

Taoiseach Bertie Ahern has attacked Russian bombing in Chechnya but refused to criticise NATO bombings and sanctions.

Irving refused Cork platform

Cork Sinn Féin has welcomed the abandoning of a lecture, organisied by the Philosophical Society in UCC, which was to feature fascist historian David Irving.

Planning for justice?

The Dublin governmen has come out with its six-year 40 billion `National Development Plan'.

Children's Art Irish language calendar

Ireland's first Irish language calendar for the year 2000 has been launched in Belfast.

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