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‘I hope I made you proud’ – new MP Alex Easton fights back tears as he recalls death of parents

Independent unionist Alex Easton, who quit the DUP in 2021, triumphed in North Down at the fourth time of asking

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Carpetright: Full list of store closures following administration

Carpetright has been bought in a rescue deal by rival Tapi, but will shut more than 200 stores and cut more than 1,000 jobs.

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Nearly 1,500 fewer care homes in England than in 2018, say Lib Dems

England has nearly 1,500 fewer care homes than in 2018, the Liberal Democrats claimed as they tabled a King’s Speech amendment calling for free personal care across the country.

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Man charged with attempted murder following suspected sword attack

A man has been charged with attempted murder following a suspected sword attack in Co Down.

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Clodagh Phelan: Tributes as Irish girl, 11, who died in Majorca family holiday tragedy named locally

Tributes have been pouring in for the youngster, who died at around 6.30am on Monday morning following an accident in the Club Mac Hotel

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New Tory Party leader to be announced on November 2

The Conservative Party will appoint a new leader on November 2 to replace Rishi Sunak.

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Robin Swann calls for support for Northern Ireland’s health service in Commons maiden speech

“I look forward again to working with this Government to rebuild our national health service”

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‘I hope I made you proud’ – MP fights back tears as he recalls death of parents

A new MP fought back tears after recalling the death of his parents in a house fire, saying of his election to Parliament: “I hope I made you proud.”

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Bid to redevelop old Belfast Telegraph building granted planning permission for another five years

A plan for demolition and redevelopment at the old Belfast Telegraph building has been given another five years — despite the fact that work has yet to start since the original planning permission was granted in 2019.

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Glentoran’s footballers of the future proud to take home cup in competition debut

When Glentoran’s under-8s team beat Maiden City on Friday to secure the Foyle Cup it was like they'd won the Premiership, one proud mum has said.

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Orange Order bid to complete Drumcree parade on All-Ireland final day

"As a District we believe that this is an opportunity where the 1998 parade can be completed without bringing major disruption to the area and community."

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Ikea and Tesco team up to bring flat-pack pick-up points to Northern Ireland shoppers

Flat-pack furniture fans can now ‘click and collect’ their Ikea orders at two Tesco stores in Northern Ireland.

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JD Vance attacks Kamala Harris during solo campaign debut

Republican vice presidential nominee JD Vance made his first solo campaign appearance a day after the White House race was thrown into upheaval when President Joe Biden dropped out.

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Irish passport holders given alert ahead of their next holiday from Dublin Airport

Depending on the country that you are travelling to or from, there can be varying rules on the condition your passport needs to be in

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CrowdStrike says more machines fixed as regulators await details over meltdown

Cybersecurity firm CrowdStrike says a “significant number” of the millions of computers that crashed on Friday, causing global disruptions, are back in operation as its customers and regulators await a more detailed explanation of what went wrong.

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‘Let’s all get behind him’: Fundraising appeal for NI motorcyclist injured in Isle of Man race

A fundraiser has been launched to help support a Co Londonderry motorcyclist injured in a crash during a race on the Isle of Man earlier this month.

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Game of Thrones creator George R. R. Martin visits Belfast escape room inspired by his work

The staff at GoT To Escape - Game of Thrones Escape Rooms were thrilled to get the seal of approval from the iconic author

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Harris/Trump election ‘would be choice between prosecutor and criminal’

A US election featuring Donald Trump and Kamala Harris would give voters “a choice between the prosecutor and the criminal”, a Democratic Party group has said.

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15-year-old boy shot dead at ‘family fun day’ in west London named by police

The 15-year-old boy shot dead in a park in west London on Sunday has been named.

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Braverman calls for end to two-child benefit cap ‘in spirit of compassion’

Suella Braverman has said parties should “come together in the spirit of compassion and common sense” as she called for an end to the two-child benefit cap.