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GRAPHIC IMAGE: Binman suffers horrific injuries in dog attack

A binman suffered horrific injuries requiring 50 stitches after being mauled by a dog.
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The temporary changes are not impacting the adult A&E, which remains unaffected and open

Northern Ireland A&E waiting times ‘worst on record during December’

More than 2,000 people were forced to wait over 12 hours at emergency departments in Northern Ireland last month, by far the highest on record.

Health
The funeral has taken place of Shannon McQuillan at St. Joseph's Church, Dunloy, Northern Ireland.
Picture By: Arthur Allison/Pacemaker Press

Shannon McQuillan: hundreds turn out at funeral of talented, lively and personable teenager

Hundreds of mourners turned out in Dunloy, Co Antrim on Wednesday for the funeral of a 19-year-old woman who lost her life after she was struck by a van at the weekend.

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The PSNI said 77 incidents of vigilante-style groups have been brought to their attention since last June

PSNI have questions to answer over ‘paedophile hunter’ groups: Sugden

The PSNI has questions to answer over the rise in vigilante-style ‘paedophile hunter’ groups in Northern Ireland, a former justice minister has said.

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A crowd of mourners at the funeral of Christopher Colhoun yesterday

‘River of tears’ shed for tragic teacher Christopher ‘Crico’ Colhoun

A popular young teacher and sportsman from Co Tyrone who died following a short illness had a “loving” influence on others throughout his short life, mourners at his funeral heard yesterday.

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Ian Paisley

Paisley: Sinn Fein talks a ‘waste of time’

A DUP MP has called for direct rule from Westminster rather than “wasting time” by continuing “dead end” talks with Sinn Féin.

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Foyle College prepares for move to Waterside

Foyle College prepares for move to Waterside

One of only four seventeenth century schools in Northern Ireland will make an historic move from Londonderry’s cityside to the opposite bank of the River Foyle on Monday.

Education
Barclay Bell from the Ulster Farmers Union.
 Photo Colm Lenaghan/Pacemaker Press

UFU warning over farm subsidy plans

The Ulster Farmers’ Union has warned of the dangers of a new government farm subsidy plan that could favour protecting the environment in front of food production.

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Watch: School's adorable Christmas video proves a hit

A Lisburn primary school who captured their comic Christmas capers on film are delighted with the huge audience who have watched the heart-warming festive video

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Patrick Morgan pictured shovelling snow in Belfast

Big freeze to last all weekend in NI

Children across Northern Ireland rejoiced on Friday as snow forced dozens of schools to close, even if their parents might not have been so happy.

Environment
Referee Ovidiu Hategan gives Northern Ireland's Corry Evans a yellow card after making his controversial penalty decision during the 1-0 defeat to Switzerland in the World Cup qualifier at Windsor Park

IFA in discussions with FIFA over dodgy penalty

The IFA has declined to confirm whether it will take action similar to that brought by its counterpart in Dublin following the infamous Thierry Henry handball that kept the Republic of Ireland out of the 2010 World Cup.

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Gritting lorry

Northern Ireland braced as temperatures set to plummet

With the first frost of the winter due in some areas tonight the Department for Infrastructure says its winter safety service is fully operational and ready to keep people moving on our roads.

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