Belfast-born David McKittrick has been reporting on Northern Ireland since 1971, He has written for the East Antrim Times, the Irish Times and was The Independent's Irish correspondent for many years. He is the author of several books including Making Sense of the Troubles (2000) and Lost Lives (1999).
22 May 2013 07:04 PM
David McKittrick, a reporter at the scene of the attack on the Blues and Royals, on the day Ulster’s bloodshed shook London
19 May 2013 09:57 PM
Miles-long fence and roadside checkpoints among measures to protect world leaders
13 May 2013 07:58 PM
Security sources say they would not be surprised if dissidents were to stage an incident during G8 summit
'Terrorism is the backdrop against which we have to operate': Northern Ireland police chief
is ready to protected some of the world’s most powerful figures
13 May 2013 07:57 PM
Northern Ireland’s Chief Constable talks to David McKittrick about the need to deal with the roots of discontent
'Taking Belfast's peace walls down solves nothing. They should be higher': Protestants and Catholics agree time is not right to dismantle barriers
06 May 2013 06:00 PM
Protestants and Catholics agree that the peace lines give both sides a sense of security
03 May 2013 07:32 PM
A major confrontation between church and state appeared inevitable in the Republic of Ireland last night as the country’s Catholic hierarchy voiced strong opposition to new abortion proposals.
Real IRA murders: Brian Shivers cleared of 2009 double murder of British soldiers at Massereene barracks in Antrim
03 May 2013 01:53 PM
Sappers Mark Quinsey and Patrick Azimkar were gunned down by two masked gunmen as they collected pizzas outside the gates in 2009
28 April 2013 12:00 AM
Sinn Fein welcomes surprise PUP move toward active involvement in 'reconciliation' process
22 April 2013 07:02 PM
Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams gave evidence in a Belfast court today at the trial of his brother Liam, who is accused of child sex abuse.
19 April 2013 12:20 PM
Today would have been her wedding anniversary
British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh
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Germany anti-Islam protests: 17,000 march on Dresden against 'Islamification of the West'
Ukip member gets into Christmas spirit with Union Flag plea to Santa 'for our country back'
BBC director Danny Cohen: Rising UK antisemitism makes me feel more uncomfortable than ever
Katie Hopkins speaks out on childhood obesity: 'Parents of fat children should be prosecuted for child cruelty'
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