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Terror in Barcelona as pedestrians are mowed down on Las Ramblas

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Sharon Sickles and Grainne Close at the High Court in Belfast

Judge who dismissed same-sex marriages challenges says courts cannot change law

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Anthony McMahon

Man left ‘unrecognisable to his family’ after major attack

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Lionel Messi

Barcelona stars express shock after terror attack

Football

Ulsterman feared Barcelona could be target for ISIS attack

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Willie Frazer to discuss Dublin protest with Garda Siochana

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A-level results: Northern Ireland students perform strongly as 30.4% score A grades

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Tourism stats show rise in visitors and revenues

Business
Stormont

Stormont officials begin scoping exercise to explore spending cut options

Politics
Around 60,000 parking fines were given out in Northern Ireland between January and June of this year

NI drivers get 10,000 parking fines every month

Crime

Stormont officials begin scoping exercise to explore spending cut options

Politics
Dr Tom Woolley, who is an independent expert on construction materials and was Professor of Architecture at Queen's University Belfast, at Grenfell Tower in the aftermath of the fire disaster there

The Grenfell fire has put all sorts of building hazards in the spotlight

Opinion
What right does letter-writing critic have to be a citizen of the United States?

Please clarify: did native Americans have a say in establishment of America?

Your Say

Trevor Ringland: We can disagree but work together

Your Say
SDLP'S Alban Maginness. Picture Mark Marlow/pacemaker press

Former MLA calls president ‘a con artist’

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Judge who dismissed same-sex marriages challenges says courts cannot change law

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Anthony McMahon

Man left ‘unrecognisable to his family’ after major attack

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Lionel Messi

Barcelona stars express shock after terror attack

Football
Willie Frazer in 2014

Willie Frazer to discuss Dublin protest with Garda Siochana

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Let’s hear it for the women in our farming community

Farming
Farm thefts in Northern Ireland cost more than in both Scotland and Wales last year

Northern Ireland farms ‘have become fortresses’ against theft

Crime
UUP Leader Robin Swann

Future of the Farm Business Improvement Scheme a concern

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NI Fire and Rescue Service at the scene in Templepatrick.  
Picture: Pacemaker

Tragic farm death a ‘reminder of dangers’

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Exams

University places still available as A-level students brace for day of reckoning

Education
Laboratory technician

Ten top jobs that don’t require a degree

Education
NSPCC image - exams

Childline sees rise in counselling for Northern Ireland children anxious about exams

Education
An Irish language protest takes place at gates of Hillsborough Castle in Belfast, as they called on the UK government to ensure the introduction of legislative protections for gaelic speakers amid an ongoing Stormont stalemate on the issue

London urged to guarantee rights for Ireland's Gaelic speakers

Education

Tourism stats show rise in visitors and revenues

Business
Dr Tom Woolley, who is an independent expert on construction materials and was Professor of Architecture at Queen's University Belfast, at Grenfell Tower in the aftermath of the fire disaster there

The Grenfell fire has put all sorts of building hazards in the spotlight

Opinion
Invest NI CEO Alastair Hamilton pictured with Brian (left) and Connor McCloskey of Woodland Kitchens

57 new jobs as kitchen firm Woodland plans expansion

Business
Asda has lowering prices on many items and improved its own brand goods

Asda cheers first quarterly sales rise in three years

Business

Woman cut from car and hospitalised after Londonderry car smash

Transport
A traffic warden

Parking tickets issued per TOWN revealed

Transport

A1 southbound lane closures this weekend

Transport
Police officers continue to carry out their investigation into the cause of the crash as the vehicles are removed from the scene. PACEMAKER BELFAST   14/08/2017

Fatal crash: Police renew appeal for witnesses

Transport

The Grenfell fire has put all sorts of building hazards in the spotlight

Opinion
Comeback in Co. Antrim - the Curlew

Under threat Curlews make a Co. Antrim comeback!

Environment
Contemporary allotments do more than provide food, the healthy lifestyle they encourage helps to combat several of the challenges facing 21st century populations ie obesity, inactivity and mental health problems resulting from social isolation. Picture: National Allotment Society (NSALG)

National Allotment Society - Growing The Movement

Offbeat
Drew and Oonagh Bradleys allotment is at Ards Allotments located on the northern shores of Strangford Lough. They live in Newtownards with their two and a half year old son Solomon. Picture: Darryl Armitage

‘Having our son was a big motivator to take on an allotment’

Offbeat

Midwives bring lifeline to Uganda

Health
Aundrea Bannatyne

Tributes pour in for inspirational cancer victim Aundrea Bannatyne

Health
NSPCC image - exams

Childline sees rise in counselling for Northern Ireland children anxious about exams

Education
Baby Charlie Gard

Charlie Gard's parents to use £1.3m fund to set up foundation for sick children

Health
Health boss Richard Pengelly

Many lowest paid health workers still not getting National Living Wage

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