Issue 2 - 2024 200dpi

9 March 2000 Edition

Achieving Women's Rights

9 March 2000

Women's rights are about being involved in decision making that ultimately affects our lives. Free article

Impasse remains

9 March 2000

Despite a number of meetings this week, Sinn Féin says that no progress has been made on the restoration of the institutions under the Good Friday Agreement and that the political impasse remains. Free article

RUC wait five months to warn Hartley

9 March 2000

Sinn Féin councillor Tom Hartley has criticised the RUC and accused them of ``deliberately and maliciously'' endangering his life over its handling of British military security files found in an Orange Hall last October. Free article

Release Paul Magee

9 March 2000

Sinn Féin Councillor Martin Ferris has described the arrest in Tralee, County Kerry, on Wednesday, 8 March of Paul `Dingus' Magee in relation to an extradition warrant issued against Magee in November 1991 as ``absolutely disgraceful''. Free article


Second loyalist knife attack in six months

9 March 2000

An attempted loyalist knife attack took place in a nationalist area of East Belfast early on Friday 3 March. Free article

Family escapes helicopter crash

9 March 2000

A Mullaghbawn family escaped injury or possible death last week when when a British Army Lynx helicopter plunged to the ground and narrowly missed their home. Free article

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