Latest Northern Ireland Stories

2008-08-21 12:01:28

By LISA SMYTH IMPROVEMENTS must be made to hygiene levels in hospitals across Northern Ireland if the fight against killer superbugs is to succeed.

2008-08-20 18:00:35

By Maurice Fitzmaurice "It's not wreaths we need - it is justice and truth." Michael Gallagher, who lost his son Aidan in the Omagh bomb, speaking at the families' 10th anniversary ceremony (c) 2008 Daily Mirror. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All rights Reserved.

2008-08-20 12:00:25

A GLOBAL investigation into internet child abuse has spread to Northern Ireland, the Belfast Telegraph can reveal.

2008-08-18 18:00:23

Emergency services battling to contain flooding across Northern Ireland were braced for more downpours last night. With one of the main arterial routes swamped with 20 million gallons of water on Saturday, there were fears of major traffic disruption today amid predictions of more rain.

2008-08-17 18:00:51

By BRENDAN McDAID NORTH west cancer campaigners have been told the Republic's government is committed to ensuring a planned radiotherapy unit at Londonderry's Altnagelvin Hospital will be developed on a cross- border basis.

2008-08-15 12:00:40

By MAUREEN COLEMAN THE Belfast singer will make an appearance on the final episode of the series - A Very Special Visitor. The programme, airing at 6.45am on BBC2 NI, will focus on the theme of "it's good to sing and dance".

2008-08-13 09:00:13

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/696f93/access_to_hospital) has announced the addition of the "Access to Hospital Pharmaceutical Markets in the United Kingdom" report to their offering.

2008-08-12 12:05:00

A NORTHERN Ireland dentist said today he may have discovered a chemical that could destroy deadly superbugs.

2008-08-11 12:01:05

By CLAIRE McNEILLY THE AA today challenged "selfish" fuel retailers in Northern Ireland to lower prices and pass on the full cut in oil prices to beleaguered motorists.

2008-08-08 12:00:34

By LINDA McKEE NORTHERN Ireland is leading the nations in a ground-breaking project aimed at uncovering the bones of the earth.

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