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Court is told that worker bit off part of a man’s ear

A telecommunications worker appeared in court today accused of biting off part of a man’s ear in a Belfast city centre bar.

Crime
Picture of wreckage on PSNI Cookstown

Shocking image of car wreckage after two vehicle collision revealed

Police have released an image of a car after a two vehicle collision outside Tobermore as a stark warning to the public.

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Marion Millican  and  Fred McClenaghan

Laundrette shotgun killer Fred McClenaghan finally admits Marion Millican murder

In a dramatic turn of events this afternoon, Co Londonderry man Fred McClenaghan finally admitted his guilt and was jailed for life for the shotgun murder of his former lover 51-year-old Marion Millican.

Crime
McMullen Facades, Lurgan Road, Moira. Pic by Google

Moira firm secures £18m contract in London

Moira-based glass company McMullen Facades has secured an £18m contract to deliver the window system for a 30-storey residential tower that forms part of the new Southbank Place scheme in London.

Business

VIDEO: Podgy Pooch - 10 stone dog too fat to play fetch loses half its body weight

A 10 stone dog which refused to go on walks and was too fat to play fetch has a new lease of life - after shedding almost HALF its bodyweight.

Offbeat
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Ryanair holiday 'mess' a warning to others

Ryanair’s failure to plan for pilot holidays is a warning to employers on the risks of effectively managing staff leave, a leading HR specialist has said.

Business
It's caramel week on Great British Bake Off

On the box: Tonight's TV picks

Staying in tonight? From beautiful baked goods to betrayal, we take a look at tonight's TV picks.

TV and Film
Dissident republican activist Dee Fennell arrives at Laganside Court in Belfast

Dissident Dee Fennell accused of encouraging support for IRA

North Belfast dissident Damien ‘Dee’ Fennell has gone on trial in the city’s crown court, charged with terrorist offences.

Crime
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Ryanair boss Michael O'Leary no stranger to controversy

Embattled Ryanair boss Michael O'Leary has a knack for finding his way out of a jam.

Business
A burnt out vehicle at Verschoyle Green, Tallaght, south Dublin, which Garda believe may be connected with the shooting dead of a man last night.

Manhunt after shooting of father believed to have been lured to his death

Gardai have launched a manhunt after a father-of-two was gunned down in what is believed to be yet another gangland feud .

Crime
WIN: pair of VIP tickets to Farmer’s Bash PLUS a meet-and-greet with the stars

WIN: pair of VIP tickets to Farmer’s Bash PLUS a meet-and-greet with the stars

Grab your stetson and your best jiving boots...the biggest country music dance ever is coming to Belfast!

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Shaftesbury Square has potential as new public transport hub, report says

Belfast's dilapidated Shaftesbury Square could become a new public transport hub, an Executive report said.

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Northern Ireland's Stuart Dallas is looking forward to locking horns with Burnley in tonight's Carabao Cup third-round clash

NI midfielder Stuart Dallas keen to get one over on ex-Leeds team-mate Chris Wood

Stuart Dallas wants Leeds to show Chris Wood he let a good thing go when he left Elland Road for Burnley.

Football
Genesis Craftys Brian McErlain, left, and JP Lyttle, right, with Ryan Lemon, M&S head of region NI & IoM

Genesis Crafty doubles its cake business creating 47 jobs

Maghera-based family bakery Genesis Crafty has doubled its cake business and adedd 47 new jobs after securing a multi-million pound expansion of its existing contract with retailer Marks & Spencer.

Business

Demarai Gray closes in on new Leicester deal

Demarai Gray is close to signing a new contract at Leicester with boss Craig Shakespeare insisting he should use Cristiano Ronaldo as inspiration.
English & Scottish
The area around Donegall Quay in Belfast - Google image

Men robbed during aggravated burglary in apartment block

Two men armed with knives made off with a sum of money from a Belfast apartment block during an aggravated burglary.
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Man injured in road accident

An 18-year-old man has been taken to hospital following a road accident on Monday night.

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A 200 seat restaurant is a key feature of the redevelopment

Garden centre to create 100 jobs in £5m expansion

Templepatrick based garden centre Colemans has unveiled plans for a £5 million investment to renovate and extend its facilities and create 100 new jobs over the coming months.

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