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Murder investigation after west Belfast assault

Image source, PAcemaker Image caption, The incident happened on Wednesday evening Police have started a murder investigation after a man who was found with serious injuries in west Belfast died in hospital. The man has been named locally as Joseph Brennan from the Poleglass area of the city. The incident…
bubmag
March 7, 2024
Belfast

Man not guilty of murders of two Catholic workmen in 1994

A man has been found not guilty of the UVF murders of Catholic workmen Eamon Fox and Gary Convie in north Belfast in 1994. James Stewart Smyth, 58, of Forthriver Link in Belfast, was also cleared of one count of attempted murder, possession of a firearm and membership of a…
bubmag
February 29, 2024
Belfast

Troubles judgment ‘not a surprise’ to Irish Govt

The Irish Government is "not surprised" by the Belfast High Court's ruling that the Northern Ireland Legacy Bill is not compatible with human rights legislation, Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs Micheál Martin has said. The court found provisions for conditional immunity from prosecution for Troubles offences in the British…
bubmag
February 28, 2024
Belfast

Nuclear power on the moon: Rolls-Royce unveils reactor mockup

A mockup of Rolls-Royce's planned nuclear reactor that could power an outpost on the moon. (Image credit: Rolls-Royce) The U.K. tech giant Rolls-Royce has unveiled a concept nuclear reactor that could power a future outpost on the moon. The mini reactor , which appears to be about 3.3 feet (1…
bubmag
December 6, 2023
Belfast

Gleeson & McCabe targeting perfect six in Belfast

Eileen Gleeson and Katie McCabe targeting perfect six in Belfast Updated / Monday, 4 Dec 2023 21:05 Eileen Gleeson (L) with Katie McCabe The Republic of Ireland sealed UEFA Nations League promotion over a month ago, but captain Katie McCabe and interim manager Eileen Gleeson have insisted they're travelling to…
bubmag
December 4, 2023