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Edwin Poots says Sinn Fein ‘tried to distort and twist’ what he said about Covid-19 in nationalist areas

Agriculture Minister, Edwin Poots, has accused Sinn Fein of attempting to “distort and twist” comments he made about Covid-19 in nationalist areas.

Read full article: Edwin Poots says Sinn Fein ‘tried to dis...→

Tele-medicine to outlast the pandemic, a veteran Sinn Fein MLA not across the de [...]

Tele-medicine to outlast the pandemic, a veteran Sinn Fein MLA not across the detail of RHI, a warning of joblessness heading back to pre-Troubles levels, no b [...]

Read full article: Tele-medicine to outlast the pandemic, a...→
Sinn Fein angry at new Audi for Belfast Lord Mayor

Sinn Fein angry at new Audi for Belfast Lord Mayor

Sinn Fein has questioned the priorities of some parties in Belfast City Council following a vote on purchasing a new luxury car for the use of the mayor.

Read full article: Sinn Fein angry at new Audi for Belfast ...→
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An international agreement was trashed last year to enact abortion

Does anyone else find it ironic that Sinn Fein, the SDLP and the Alliance Party are bleating about the Brits breaking an international treaty over the Brexit W [...]

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Martina Anderson apologises over Troubles pension ‘dirty war’ comment

Martina Anderson apologises over Troubles pension ‘dirty war’ comment

Sinn Fein MLA Martina Anderson has apologised for claiming a compensation scheme for those injured in the Troubles was “mainly for those who fought Britain’s d [...]

Read full article: Martina Anderson apologises over Trouble...→
Micheal Martin’s ‘united Ireland-lite’ tactic to stop Sinn Fein exposed

Micheal Martin’s ‘united Ireland-lite’ tactic to stop Sinn Fein exposed

MICHEAL MARTIN's approach to stop his rivals, the pro-united Ireland party Sinn Fein, has reportedly been described as "united Ireland-lite" by some republican [...]

Read full article: Micheal Martin’s ‘united Ireland-lite’ t...→
Sinn Fein to back Stormont recall petition over Northern Ireland A-Level exams debacle

Sinn Fein to back Stormont recall petition over Northern Ireland A-Level exams debacle

Sinn Fein MLA John O’Dowd has confirmed that the party will support a petition to recall the Assembly to address the difficulties around exam grading.

Read full article: Sinn Fein to back Stormont recall petiti...→

The Belfast City Council probe into the IRA Roselawn scandal must thoroughly examine the claims of crowds coming in via side gates

It has been clear almost since it happened that Sinn Fein will get away with the Covid breach at the mass funeral gathering for the leading IRA terrorist Bobby [...]

Read full article: The Belfast City Council probe into the ...→
Gerry Adams set up Loughgall ambush, claims new book

Gerry Adams set up Loughgall ambush, claims new book

Sinn Fein has rubbished claims in a new book that Gerry Adams was an MI5 informer.

Read full article: Gerry Adams set up Loughgall ambush, cla...→
Ulster Unionists rubbish Sinn Fein claim Roselawn a 'cold house for Catholics'

Ulster Unionists rubbish Sinn Fein claim Roselawn a 'cold house for Catholics'

Unionist councillors in East Belfast have hit out at claims Roselawn cemetery and crematorium is a "cold house" for Catholics, saying there has never been a co [...]

Read full article: Ulster Unionists rubbish Sinn Fein claim...→
Sinn Fein to meet PSNI over arrest of 14-year-old with special needs in Derry

Sinn Fein to meet PSNI over arrest of 14-year-old with special needs in Derry

A Sinn Fein delegation is to meet with the PSNI this week regarding the arrest of a 14-year-old boy with special needs in Derry.

Read full article: Sinn Fein to meet PSNI over arrest of 14...→
New MI6 boss is grandson of IRA man who won medal fighting British rule

New MI6 boss is grandson of IRA man who won medal fighting British rule

BRITAIN’S new spy chief is the grandson of an IRA fighter, The Sun can reveal. Richard Moore’s grandad won a medal from Sinn Fein for fighting against British [...]

Read full article: New MI6 boss is grandson of IRA man who ...→

Jim Allister: The plan to unfetter powers of Stormont ministers must be delayed for crucial scrutiny

I well remember at the meetings held with the DUP grassroots in 2006, to sell the St Andrews’ Agreement, how a tool of persuasion by the party leadership was t [...]

Read full article: Jim Allister: The plan to unfetter power...→
Sinn Fein using border to get 'greedy hands' on £2m donation: UUP's Doug Beattie

Sinn Fein using border to get 'greedy hands' on £2m donation: UUP's Doug Beattie

Sinn Fein has been accused of taking advantage of the Irish border to get their “greedy hands” on a £2.1m donation the party received from the will of a reclus [...]

Read full article: Sinn Fein using border to get 'greedy ha...→
Ireland fury: Sinn Fein calls for Irish reunification vote in Brexit warning to Boris

Ireland fury: Sinn Fein calls for Irish reunification vote in Brexit warning to Boris

SINN FEIN has lashed out at Boris Johnson over his determination to override the withdrawal agreement with the European Union and has called on Ireland to pres [...]

Read full article: Ireland fury: Sinn Fein calls for Irish ...→

The once savvy Sinn Fein are now a laughing stock

There was a time when even Sinn Fein’s opponents grudgingly admired them for being street savvy.

Read full article: The once savvy Sinn Fein are now a laugh...→
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Jennifer Carroll MacNeill: Why Sinn Fein’s response to garda’s murder investigation shows a lack of leadership

Jennifer Carroll MacNeill: Why Sinn Fein’s response to garda’s murder investigation shows a lack of leadership

There has been a horrendous failure of political leadership in the Republic in the past week. A day after the Covid-19 guidelines were changed, and during a lo [...]

Read full article: Jennifer Carroll MacNeill: Why Sinn Fein...→
A key witness in the Adrian Donohoe murder trial consulted with former Sinn Fein [...]

A key witness in the Adrian Donohoe murder trial consulted with former Sinn Fein [...]

A key witness in the Adrian Donohoe murder trial consulted with former Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams before providing information to gardai, it has emerged.... [...]

Read full article: A key witness in the Adrian Donohoe murd...→
Hugh O'Connell: Sinn Fein machine jumps on Coalition 'train wreck'

Hugh O'Connell: Sinn Fein machine jumps on Coalition 'train wreck'

This time last year Sinn Fein was still licking its wounds from a dismal local and European election campaign and trying to figure it out where it all went wro [...]

Read full article: Hugh O'Connell: Sinn Fein machine jumps ...→
Sinn Fein bullying claims motion rejected by Belfast councillors

Sinn Fein bullying claims motion rejected by Belfast councillors

A call from Sinn Fein to set up an independent commission to investigate reports of the "harassment and bullying" by councillors and political parties of Belfa [...]

Read full article: Sinn Fein bullying claims motion rejecte...→
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John Hume: Ireland's man of peace

John Hume: Ireland's man of peace

John Hume will go down in popular history as the man who sacrificed his party for his country, bringing Sinn Fein in from the cold at the expense of the SDLP. [...]

Read full article: John Hume: Ireland's man of peace...→

Unionists will always say no to united Ireland

Pearse Doherty of Sinn Fein, who has called for a campaign for a united Ireland to be stepped up, should read the News Letter (or I should stop reading it).

Read full article: Unionists will always say no to united I...→

Sinn Fein minister used publicly-funded government business car to ferry him to Provo funeral

Sinn Fein finance minister Conor Murphy has acknowledged using his publicly-funded ministerial business car to “stop in” on the funeral of Provo chief Bobby St [...]

Read full article: Sinn Fein minister used publicly-funded ...→

Sinn Fein and DUP councillors do battle over plans to mark VJ Day

Tempers have flared over Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council plans to host a VJ Day event.

Read full article: Sinn Fein and DUP councillors do battle ...→
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Ex DUP man: I fear that safeguards against Sinn Fein won by our party at St Andrews in 2006 are being unpicked in a rush

I have been following the News Letter’s coverage of the rapid progress of the Executive Committee (Functions) Bill with some confusion and concern.

Read full article: Ex DUP man: I fear that safeguards again...→
Split in Sinn Fein as council rejects call to oppose Campbell extradition

Split in Sinn Fein as council rejects call to oppose Campbell extradition

Sinn Fein was split on Thursday night as Fermanagh and Omagh District Council rejected a motion opposing the extradition of a dissident republican held liable [...]

Read full article: Split in Sinn Fein as council rejects ca...→
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Steady support locked down for Fianna Fail, Fine Gael and government in poll

Steady support locked down for Fianna Fail, Fine Gael and government in poll

Sinn Fein is down two points and Mary Lou McDonald’s satisfaction rating is down four as support for the government parties holds steady through the autumn Dai [...]

Read full article: Steady support locked down for Fianna Fa...→
Sinn Fein to back Ian Marshall in Seanad by-election

Sinn Fein to back Ian Marshall in Seanad by-election

Sinn Fein has agreed to back former Independent senator Ian Marshall in the forthcoming Seanad by-election.

Read full article: Sinn Fein to back Ian Marshall in Seanad...→
Sinn Fein Gerry Kelly Maze tweet: DUP table Assembly motion over comment

Sinn Fein Gerry Kelly Maze tweet: DUP table Assembly motion over comment

The DUP is to table a motion in the Assembly calling on Naomi Long to remove Sinn Fein MLA Gerry Kelly from the Policing Board if he "fails to reaffirm his com [...]

Read full article: Sinn Fein Gerry Kelly Maze tweet: DUP ta...→
Selling Irish unity to unionist people will be 'tricky': McDonald

Selling Irish unity to unionist people will be 'tricky': McDonald

Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou McDonald has laid out her plans for a united Ireland, but warned that people must start preparing a Plan B and Plan C, as their first [...]

Read full article: Selling Irish unity to unionist people w...→
Sinn Fein members met 'MI5 spy' Dennis McFadden in loyalist heartland

Sinn Fein members met 'MI5 spy' Dennis McFadden in loyalist heartland

Suspected MI5 agent Dennis McFadden met Sinn Fein members in a house in the heart of loyalist Carrickfergus where they exchanged party documents, Sunday Life c [...]

Read full article: Sinn Fein members met 'MI5 spy' Dennis M...→

Judge may impose ‘coercive order’ to force Sinn Fein to introduce pension for victims of Troubles

A High Court judge has said he may need to impose a “coercive” order to force Stormont’s leaders to progress a compensation scheme for Troubles victims.

Read full article: Judge may impose ‘coercive order’ to for...→
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Micheal Martin’s critical mistake with Sinn Fein laid bare in huge boost for republicans

Micheal Martin’s critical mistake with Sinn Fein laid bare in huge boost for republicans

MICHEAL MARTIN made a critical mistake with Sinn Fein when forming a coalition government - and it could play straight into their hands, a commentator argued.

Read full article: Micheal Martin’s critical mistake with S...→
Ruth Dudley Edwards: Price of Hume's invitation to Sinn Fein to step aboard the peace train was too high

Ruth Dudley Edwards: Price of Hume's invitation to Sinn Fein to step aboard the peace train was too high

There were bucket-loads of effluent hurled last week at anyone who criticised John Hume for legitimising Sinn Fein. As Eilis O'Hanlon pointed out in yesterday' [...]

Read full article: Ruth Dudley Edwards: Price of Hume's inv...→
Sinn Fein in 'robust' meeting with police over special needs child arrest

Sinn Fein in 'robust' meeting with police over special needs child arrest

Sinn Fein said they had a "robust" meeting with the PSNI regarding the arrest of a 14-year-old boy with special needs in Londonderry.

Read full article: Sinn Fein in 'robust' meeting with polic...→

As Voltaire put it

There are reports of more coronavirus infractions by Sinn Fein ministers.

Read full article: As Voltaire put it ...→
Ian Paisley prays for Sinn Fein chief Michelle O'Neill and hails Martin McGuinness for repect he showed to his dad

Ian Paisley prays for Sinn Fein chief Michelle O'Neill and hails Martin McGuinness for repect he showed to his dad

THE DUP's Ian Paisley has revealed he prays for Sinn Fein deputy First Minister Michelle O'Neill every day, saying his faith is "more important to me than all [...]

Read full article: Ian Paisley prays for Sinn Fein chief Mi...→
New MI6 boss Richard Moore's grandad was an IRA fighter who won medal

New MI6 boss Richard Moore's grandad was an IRA fighter who won medal

The grandfather of the new MI6 boss Richard Moore was an IRA fighter, from 1916 until 1922, who won a medal from the Sinn Fein Irish president for fighting aga [...]

Read full article: New MI6 boss Richard Moore's grandad was...→
Alex Kane: Why mainstream unionism is unlikely to engage with SDLP’s unity commission

Alex Kane: Why mainstream unionism is unlikely to engage with SDLP’s unity commission

The SDLP’s launch of a New Ireland Commission didn’t really come as much of a surprise. With Sinn Fein not in the new Government in the Republic, and with the [...]

Read full article: Alex Kane: Why mainstream unionism is un...→

Edwin Poots says Sinn Fein ‘tried to distort and twist’ what he said about Covid-19 in nationalist areas

Agriculture Minister, Edwin Poots, has accused Sinn Fein of attempting to “distort and twist” comments he made about Covid-19 in nationalist areas.

Read full article: Edwin Poots says Sinn Fein ‘tried to dis...→
Steady support locked down for Fianna Fail, Fine Gael and government in poll

Steady support locked down for Fianna Fail, Fine Gael and government in poll

Sinn Fein is down two points and Mary Lou McDonald’s satisfaction rating is down four as support for the government parties holds steady through the autumn Dai [...]

Read full article: Steady support locked down for Fianna Fa...→
Sinn Fein angry at new Audi for Belfast Lord Mayor

Sinn Fein angry at new Audi for Belfast Lord Mayor

Sinn Fein has questioned the priorities of some parties in Belfast City Council following a vote on purchasing a new luxury car for the use of the mayor.

Read full article: Sinn Fein angry at new Audi for Belfast ...→
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Sinn Fein Gerry Kelly Maze tweet: DUP table Assembly motion over comment

Sinn Fein Gerry Kelly Maze tweet: DUP table Assembly motion over comment

The DUP is to table a motion in the Assembly calling on Naomi Long to remove Sinn Fein MLA Gerry Kelly from the Policing Board if he "fails to reaffirm his com [...]

Read full article: Sinn Fein Gerry Kelly Maze tweet: DUP ta...→

An international agreement was trashed last year to enact abortion

Does anyone else find it ironic that Sinn Fein, the SDLP and the Alliance Party are bleating about the Brits breaking an international treaty over the Brexit W [...]

Read full article: An international agreement was trashed l...→
  • #Sinn Fein
Sinn Fein members met 'MI5 spy' Dennis McFadden in loyalist heartland

Sinn Fein members met 'MI5 spy' Dennis McFadden in loyalist heartland

Suspected MI5 agent Dennis McFadden met Sinn Fein members in a house in the heart of loyalist Carrickfergus where they exchanged party documents, Sunday Life c [...]

Read full article: Sinn Fein members met 'MI5 spy' Dennis M...→
Jennifer Carroll MacNeill: Why Sinn Fein’s response to garda’s murder investigation shows a lack of leadership

Jennifer Carroll MacNeill: Why Sinn Fein’s response to garda’s murder investigation shows a lack of leadership

There has been a horrendous failure of political leadership in the Republic in the past week. A day after the Covid-19 guidelines were changed, and during a lo [...]

Read full article: Jennifer Carroll MacNeill: Why Sinn Fein...→
Micheal Martin’s ‘united Ireland-lite’ tactic to stop Sinn Fein exposed

Micheal Martin’s ‘united Ireland-lite’ tactic to stop Sinn Fein exposed

MICHEAL MARTIN's approach to stop his rivals, the pro-united Ireland party Sinn Fein, has reportedly been described as "united Ireland-lite" by some republican [...]

Read full article: Micheal Martin’s ‘united Ireland-lite’ t...→

Judge may impose ‘coercive order’ to force Sinn Fein to introduce pension for victims of Troubles

A High Court judge has said he may need to impose a “coercive” order to force Stormont’s leaders to progress a compensation scheme for Troubles victims.

Read full article: Judge may impose ‘coercive order’ to for...→
  • #Sinn Fein
Hugh O'Connell: Sinn Fein machine jumps on Coalition 'train wreck'

Hugh O'Connell: Sinn Fein machine jumps on Coalition 'train wreck'

This time last year Sinn Fein was still licking its wounds from a dismal local and European election campaign and trying to figure it out where it all went wro [...]

Read full article: Hugh O'Connell: Sinn Fein machine jumps ...→

The Belfast City Council probe into the IRA Roselawn scandal must thoroughly examine the claims of crowds coming in via side gates

It has been clear almost since it happened that Sinn Fein will get away with the Covid breach at the mass funeral gathering for the leading IRA terrorist Bobby [...]

Read full article: The Belfast City Council probe into the ...→
Ruth Dudley Edwards: Price of Hume's invitation to Sinn Fein to step aboard the peace train was too high

Ruth Dudley Edwards: Price of Hume's invitation to Sinn Fein to step aboard the peace train was too high

There were bucket-loads of effluent hurled last week at anyone who criticised John Hume for legitimising Sinn Fein. As Eilis O'Hanlon pointed out in yesterday' [...]

Read full article: Ruth Dudley Edwards: Price of Hume's inv...→
John Hume: Ireland's man of peace

John Hume: Ireland's man of peace

John Hume will go down in popular history as the man who sacrificed his party for his country, bringing Sinn Fein in from the cold at the expense of the SDLP. [...]

Read full article: John Hume: Ireland's man of peace...→
Ulster Unionists rubbish Sinn Fein claim Roselawn a 'cold house for Catholics'

Ulster Unionists rubbish Sinn Fein claim Roselawn a 'cold house for Catholics'

Unionist councillors in East Belfast have hit out at claims Roselawn cemetery and crematorium is a "cold house" for Catholics, saying there has never been a co [...]

Read full article: Ulster Unionists rubbish Sinn Fein claim...→

As Voltaire put it

There are reports of more coronavirus infractions by Sinn Fein ministers.

Read full article: As Voltaire put it ...→

Unionists will always say no to united Ireland

Pearse Doherty of Sinn Fein, who has called for a campaign for a united Ireland to be stepped up, should read the News Letter (or I should stop reading it).

Read full article: Unionists will always say no to united I...→
New MI6 boss Richard Moore's grandad was an IRA fighter who won medal

New MI6 boss Richard Moore's grandad was an IRA fighter who won medal

The grandfather of the new MI6 boss Richard Moore was an IRA fighter, from 1916 until 1922, who won a medal from the Sinn Fein Irish president for fighting aga [...]

Read full article: New MI6 boss Richard Moore's grandad was...→

Sinn Fein and DUP councillors do battle over plans to mark VJ Day

Tempers have flared over Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council plans to host a VJ Day event.

Read full article: Sinn Fein and DUP councillors do battle ...→
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Jim Allister: The plan to unfetter powers of Stormont ministers must be delayed for crucial scrutiny

I well remember at the meetings held with the DUP grassroots in 2006, to sell the St Andrews’ Agreement, how a tool of persuasion by the party leadership was t [...]

Read full article: Jim Allister: The plan to unfetter power...→
Alex Kane: Why mainstream unionism is unlikely to engage with SDLP’s unity commission

Alex Kane: Why mainstream unionism is unlikely to engage with SDLP’s unity commission

The SDLP’s launch of a New Ireland Commission didn’t really come as much of a surprise. With Sinn Fein not in the new Government in the Republic, and with the [...]

Read full article: Alex Kane: Why mainstream unionism is un...→
Split in Sinn Fein as council rejects call to oppose Campbell extradition

Split in Sinn Fein as council rejects call to oppose Campbell extradition

Sinn Fein was split on Thursday night as Fermanagh and Omagh District Council rejected a motion opposing the extradition of a dissident republican held liable [...]

Read full article: Split in Sinn Fein as council rejects ca...→
  • #Sinn Fein
Sinn Fein using border to get 'greedy hands' on £2m donation: UUP's Doug Beattie

Sinn Fein using border to get 'greedy hands' on £2m donation: UUP's Doug Beattie

Sinn Fein has been accused of taking advantage of the Irish border to get their “greedy hands” on a £2.1m donation the party received from the will of a reclus [...]

Read full article: Sinn Fein using border to get 'greedy ha...→

Tele-medicine to outlast the pandemic, a veteran Sinn Fein MLA not across the de [...]

Tele-medicine to outlast the pandemic, a veteran Sinn Fein MLA not across the detail of RHI, a warning of joblessness heading back to pre-Troubles levels, no b [...]

Read full article: Tele-medicine to outlast the pandemic, a...→
Sinn Fein to back Ian Marshall in Seanad by-election

Sinn Fein to back Ian Marshall in Seanad by-election

Sinn Fein has agreed to back former Independent senator Ian Marshall in the forthcoming Seanad by-election.

Read full article: Sinn Fein to back Ian Marshall in Seanad...→
Ireland fury: Sinn Fein calls for Irish reunification vote in Brexit warning to Boris

Ireland fury: Sinn Fein calls for Irish reunification vote in Brexit warning to Boris

SINN FEIN has lashed out at Boris Johnson over his determination to override the withdrawal agreement with the European Union and has called on Ireland to pres [...]

Read full article: Ireland fury: Sinn Fein calls for Irish ...→
Selling Irish unity to unionist people will be 'tricky': McDonald

Selling Irish unity to unionist people will be 'tricky': McDonald

Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou McDonald has laid out her plans for a united Ireland, but warned that people must start preparing a Plan B and Plan C, as their first [...]

Read full article: Selling Irish unity to unionist people w...→

The once savvy Sinn Fein are now a laughing stock

There was a time when even Sinn Fein’s opponents grudgingly admired them for being street savvy.

Read full article: The once savvy Sinn Fein are now a laugh...→
  • #Sinn Fein
Martina Anderson apologises over Troubles pension ‘dirty war’ comment

Martina Anderson apologises over Troubles pension ‘dirty war’ comment

Sinn Fein MLA Martina Anderson has apologised for claiming a compensation scheme for those injured in the Troubles was “mainly for those who fought Britain’s d [...]

Read full article: Martina Anderson apologises over Trouble...→
A key witness in the Adrian Donohoe murder trial consulted with former Sinn Fein [...]

A key witness in the Adrian Donohoe murder trial consulted with former Sinn Fein [...]

A key witness in the Adrian Donohoe murder trial consulted with former Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams before providing information to gardai, it has emerged.... [...]

Read full article: A key witness in the Adrian Donohoe murd...→
Sinn Fein to back Stormont recall petition over Northern Ireland A-Level exams debacle

Sinn Fein to back Stormont recall petition over Northern Ireland A-Level exams debacle

Sinn Fein MLA John O’Dowd has confirmed that the party will support a petition to recall the Assembly to address the difficulties around exam grading.

Read full article: Sinn Fein to back Stormont recall petiti...→
Micheal Martin’s critical mistake with Sinn Fein laid bare in huge boost for republicans

Micheal Martin’s critical mistake with Sinn Fein laid bare in huge boost for republicans

MICHEAL MARTIN made a critical mistake with Sinn Fein when forming a coalition government - and it could play straight into their hands, a commentator argued.

Read full article: Micheal Martin’s critical mistake with S...→
Sinn Fein bullying claims motion rejected by Belfast councillors

Sinn Fein bullying claims motion rejected by Belfast councillors

A call from Sinn Fein to set up an independent commission to investigate reports of the "harassment and bullying" by councillors and political parties of Belfa [...]

Read full article: Sinn Fein bullying claims motion rejecte...→
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Gerry Adams set up Loughgall ambush, claims new book

Gerry Adams set up Loughgall ambush, claims new book

Sinn Fein has rubbished claims in a new book that Gerry Adams was an MI5 informer.

Read full article: Gerry Adams set up Loughgall ambush, cla...→
Sinn Fein in 'robust' meeting with police over special needs child arrest

Sinn Fein in 'robust' meeting with police over special needs child arrest

Sinn Fein said they had a "robust" meeting with the PSNI regarding the arrest of a 14-year-old boy with special needs in Londonderry.

Read full article: Sinn Fein in 'robust' meeting with polic...→
Sinn Fein to meet PSNI over arrest of 14-year-old with special needs in Derry

Sinn Fein to meet PSNI over arrest of 14-year-old with special needs in Derry

A Sinn Fein delegation is to meet with the PSNI this week regarding the arrest of a 14-year-old boy with special needs in Derry.

Read full article: Sinn Fein to meet PSNI over arrest of 14...→
Ian Paisley prays for Sinn Fein chief Michelle O'Neill and hails Martin McGuinness for repect he showed to his dad

Ian Paisley prays for Sinn Fein chief Michelle O'Neill and hails Martin McGuinness for repect he showed to his dad

THE DUP's Ian Paisley has revealed he prays for Sinn Fein deputy First Minister Michelle O'Neill every day, saying his faith is "more important to me than all [...]

Read full article: Ian Paisley prays for Sinn Fein chief Mi...→

Sinn Fein minister used publicly-funded government business car to ferry him to Provo funeral

Sinn Fein finance minister Conor Murphy has acknowledged using his publicly-funded ministerial business car to “stop in” on the funeral of Provo chief Bobby St [...]

Read full article: Sinn Fein minister used publicly-funded ...→
New MI6 boss is grandson of IRA man who won medal fighting British rule

New MI6 boss is grandson of IRA man who won medal fighting British rule

BRITAIN’S new spy chief is the grandson of an IRA fighter, The Sun can reveal. Richard Moore’s grandad won a medal from Sinn Fein for fighting against British [...]

Read full article: New MI6 boss is grandson of IRA man who ...→

Ex DUP man: I fear that safeguards against Sinn Fein won by our party at St Andrews in 2006 are being unpicked in a rush

I have been following the News Letter’s coverage of the rapid progress of the Executive Committee (Functions) Bill with some confusion and concern.

Read full article: Ex DUP man: I fear that safeguards again...→

Edwin Poots says Sinn Fein ‘tried to distort and twist’ what he said about Covid-19 in nationalist areas

Agriculture Minister, Edwin Poots, has accused Sinn Fein of attempting to “distort and twist” comments he made about Covid-19 in nationalist areas.

Read full article: Edwin Poots says Sinn Fein ‘tried to dis...→
Sinn Fein using border to get 'greedy hands' on £2m donation: UUP's Doug Beattie

Sinn Fein using border to get 'greedy hands' on £2m donation: UUP's Doug Beattie

Sinn Fein has been accused of taking advantage of the Irish border to get their “greedy hands” on a £2.1m donation the party received from the will of a reclus [...]

Read full article: Sinn Fein using border to get 'greedy ha...→
Steady support locked down for Fianna Fail, Fine Gael and government in poll

Steady support locked down for Fianna Fail, Fine Gael and government in poll

Sinn Fein is down two points and Mary Lou McDonald’s satisfaction rating is down four as support for the government parties holds steady through the autumn Dai [...]

Read full article: Steady support locked down for Fianna Fa...→

Tele-medicine to outlast the pandemic, a veteran Sinn Fein MLA not across the de [...]

Tele-medicine to outlast the pandemic, a veteran Sinn Fein MLA not across the detail of RHI, a warning of joblessness heading back to pre-Troubles levels, no b [...]

Read full article: Tele-medicine to outlast the pandemic, a...→
Sinn Fein to back Ian Marshall in Seanad by-election

Sinn Fein to back Ian Marshall in Seanad by-election

Sinn Fein has agreed to back former Independent senator Ian Marshall in the forthcoming Seanad by-election.

Read full article: Sinn Fein to back Ian Marshall in Seanad...→
Sinn Fein angry at new Audi for Belfast Lord Mayor

Sinn Fein angry at new Audi for Belfast Lord Mayor

Sinn Fein has questioned the priorities of some parties in Belfast City Council following a vote on purchasing a new luxury car for the use of the mayor.

Read full article: Sinn Fein angry at new Audi for Belfast ...→
  • #Sinn Fein
Ireland fury: Sinn Fein calls for Irish reunification vote in Brexit warning to Boris

Ireland fury: Sinn Fein calls for Irish reunification vote in Brexit warning to Boris

SINN FEIN has lashed out at Boris Johnson over his determination to override the withdrawal agreement with the European Union and has called on Ireland to pres [...]

Read full article: Ireland fury: Sinn Fein calls for Irish ...→
Sinn Fein Gerry Kelly Maze tweet: DUP table Assembly motion over comment

Sinn Fein Gerry Kelly Maze tweet: DUP table Assembly motion over comment

The DUP is to table a motion in the Assembly calling on Naomi Long to remove Sinn Fein MLA Gerry Kelly from the Policing Board if he "fails to reaffirm his com [...]

Read full article: Sinn Fein Gerry Kelly Maze tweet: DUP ta...→
Selling Irish unity to unionist people will be 'tricky': McDonald

Selling Irish unity to unionist people will be 'tricky': McDonald

Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou McDonald has laid out her plans for a united Ireland, but warned that people must start preparing a Plan B and Plan C, as their first [...]

Read full article: Selling Irish unity to unionist people w...→

An international agreement was trashed last year to enact abortion

Does anyone else find it ironic that Sinn Fein, the SDLP and the Alliance Party are bleating about the Brits breaking an international treaty over the Brexit W [...]

Read full article: An international agreement was trashed l...→
  • #Sinn Fein

The once savvy Sinn Fein are now a laughing stock

There was a time when even Sinn Fein’s opponents grudgingly admired them for being street savvy.

Read full article: The once savvy Sinn Fein are now a laugh...→
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Sinn Fein members met 'MI5 spy' Dennis McFadden in loyalist heartland

Sinn Fein members met 'MI5 spy' Dennis McFadden in loyalist heartland

Suspected MI5 agent Dennis McFadden met Sinn Fein members in a house in the heart of loyalist Carrickfergus where they exchanged party documents, Sunday Life c [...]

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Martina Anderson apologises over Troubles pension ‘dirty war’ comment

Martina Anderson apologises over Troubles pension ‘dirty war’ comment

Sinn Fein MLA Martina Anderson has apologised for claiming a compensation scheme for those injured in the Troubles was “mainly for those who fought Britain’s d [...]

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Jennifer Carroll MacNeill: Why Sinn Fein’s response to garda’s murder investigation shows a lack of leadership

Jennifer Carroll MacNeill: Why Sinn Fein’s response to garda’s murder investigation shows a lack of leadership

There has been a horrendous failure of political leadership in the Republic in the past week. A day after the Covid-19 guidelines were changed, and during a lo [...]

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Micheal Martin’s ‘united Ireland-lite’ tactic to stop Sinn Fein exposed

Micheal Martin’s ‘united Ireland-lite’ tactic to stop Sinn Fein exposed

MICHEAL MARTIN's approach to stop his rivals, the pro-united Ireland party Sinn Fein, has reportedly been described as "united Ireland-lite" by some republican [...]

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A key witness in the Adrian Donohoe murder trial consulted with former Sinn Fein [...]

A key witness in the Adrian Donohoe murder trial consulted with former Sinn Fein [...]

A key witness in the Adrian Donohoe murder trial consulted with former Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams before providing information to gardai, it has emerged.... [...]

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Judge may impose ‘coercive order’ to force Sinn Fein to introduce pension for victims of Troubles

A High Court judge has said he may need to impose a “coercive” order to force Stormont’s leaders to progress a compensation scheme for Troubles victims.

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Sinn Fein to back Stormont recall petition over Northern Ireland A-Level exams debacle

Sinn Fein to back Stormont recall petition over Northern Ireland A-Level exams debacle

Sinn Fein MLA John O’Dowd has confirmed that the party will support a petition to recall the Assembly to address the difficulties around exam grading.

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Hugh O'Connell: Sinn Fein machine jumps on Coalition 'train wreck'

Hugh O'Connell: Sinn Fein machine jumps on Coalition 'train wreck'

This time last year Sinn Fein was still licking its wounds from a dismal local and European election campaign and trying to figure it out where it all went wro [...]

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Micheal Martin’s critical mistake with Sinn Fein laid bare in huge boost for republicans

Micheal Martin’s critical mistake with Sinn Fein laid bare in huge boost for republicans

MICHEAL MARTIN made a critical mistake with Sinn Fein when forming a coalition government - and it could play straight into their hands, a commentator argued.

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The Belfast City Council probe into the IRA Roselawn scandal must thoroughly examine the claims of crowds coming in via side gates

It has been clear almost since it happened that Sinn Fein will get away with the Covid breach at the mass funeral gathering for the leading IRA terrorist Bobby [...]

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Sinn Fein bullying claims motion rejected by Belfast councillors

Sinn Fein bullying claims motion rejected by Belfast councillors

A call from Sinn Fein to set up an independent commission to investigate reports of the "harassment and bullying" by councillors and political parties of Belfa [...]

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Ruth Dudley Edwards: Price of Hume's invitation to Sinn Fein to step aboard the peace train was too high

Ruth Dudley Edwards: Price of Hume's invitation to Sinn Fein to step aboard the peace train was too high

There were bucket-loads of effluent hurled last week at anyone who criticised John Hume for legitimising Sinn Fein. As Eilis O'Hanlon pointed out in yesterday' [...]

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Gerry Adams set up Loughgall ambush, claims new book

Gerry Adams set up Loughgall ambush, claims new book

Sinn Fein has rubbished claims in a new book that Gerry Adams was an MI5 informer.

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John Hume: Ireland's man of peace

John Hume: Ireland's man of peace

John Hume will go down in popular history as the man who sacrificed his party for his country, bringing Sinn Fein in from the cold at the expense of the SDLP. [...]

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Sinn Fein in 'robust' meeting with police over special needs child arrest

Sinn Fein in 'robust' meeting with police over special needs child arrest

Sinn Fein said they had a "robust" meeting with the PSNI regarding the arrest of a 14-year-old boy with special needs in Londonderry.

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Ulster Unionists rubbish Sinn Fein claim Roselawn a 'cold house for Catholics'

Ulster Unionists rubbish Sinn Fein claim Roselawn a 'cold house for Catholics'

Unionist councillors in East Belfast have hit out at claims Roselawn cemetery and crematorium is a "cold house" for Catholics, saying there has never been a co [...]

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As Voltaire put it

There are reports of more coronavirus infractions by Sinn Fein ministers.

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Sinn Fein to meet PSNI over arrest of 14-year-old with special needs in Derry

Sinn Fein to meet PSNI over arrest of 14-year-old with special needs in Derry

A Sinn Fein delegation is to meet with the PSNI this week regarding the arrest of a 14-year-old boy with special needs in Derry.

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Unionists will always say no to united Ireland

Pearse Doherty of Sinn Fein, who has called for a campaign for a united Ireland to be stepped up, should read the News Letter (or I should stop reading it).

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Ian Paisley prays for Sinn Fein chief Michelle O'Neill and hails Martin McGuinness for repect he showed to his dad

Ian Paisley prays for Sinn Fein chief Michelle O'Neill and hails Martin McGuinness for repect he showed to his dad

THE DUP's Ian Paisley has revealed he prays for Sinn Fein deputy First Minister Michelle O'Neill every day, saying his faith is "more important to me than all [...]

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Sinn Fein minister used publicly-funded government business car to ferry him to Provo funeral

Sinn Fein finance minister Conor Murphy has acknowledged using his publicly-funded ministerial business car to “stop in” on the funeral of Provo chief Bobby St [...]

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New MI6 boss Richard Moore's grandad was an IRA fighter who won medal

New MI6 boss Richard Moore's grandad was an IRA fighter who won medal

The grandfather of the new MI6 boss Richard Moore was an IRA fighter, from 1916 until 1922, who won a medal from the Sinn Fein Irish president for fighting aga [...]

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New MI6 boss is grandson of IRA man who won medal fighting British rule

New MI6 boss is grandson of IRA man who won medal fighting British rule

BRITAIN’S new spy chief is the grandson of an IRA fighter, The Sun can reveal. Richard Moore’s grandad won a medal from Sinn Fein for fighting against British [...]

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Sinn Fein and DUP councillors do battle over plans to mark VJ Day

Tempers have flared over Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council plans to host a VJ Day event.

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Jim Allister: The plan to unfetter powers of Stormont ministers must be delayed for crucial scrutiny

I well remember at the meetings held with the DUP grassroots in 2006, to sell the St Andrews’ Agreement, how a tool of persuasion by the party leadership was t [...]

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Ex DUP man: I fear that safeguards against Sinn Fein won by our party at St Andrews in 2006 are being unpicked in a rush

I have been following the News Letter’s coverage of the rapid progress of the Executive Committee (Functions) Bill with some confusion and concern.

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Alex Kane: Why mainstream unionism is unlikely to engage with SDLP’s unity commission

Alex Kane: Why mainstream unionism is unlikely to engage with SDLP’s unity commission

The SDLP’s launch of a New Ireland Commission didn’t really come as much of a surprise. With Sinn Fein not in the new Government in the Republic, and with the [...]

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Split in Sinn Fein as council rejects call to oppose Campbell extradition

Split in Sinn Fein as council rejects call to oppose Campbell extradition

Sinn Fein was split on Thursday night as Fermanagh and Omagh District Council rejected a motion opposing the extradition of a dissident republican held liable [...]

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