Latest: Glentoran v Carrick Rangers

Up-to-the-minute news from Friday night's Premiership match at the Oval where eighth-placed Glentoran face one-from-bottom Carrick Rangers.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 2:37 pm

Chances of multi-party NI executive 'fading', Naomi Long says

Sinn Féin accuses the government of denying "access to justice" for Troubles victims' families as talks to save Stormont reach a "critical time".

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 1:36 pm

Bus Éireann strike: Cross-border services affected

Some cross-border bus services are cancelled due to industrial action in the Republic of Ireland.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 1:28 pm

Judge criticises 'systemic' underfunding of Police Ombudsman

A judge says 'persistent underfunding' is hampering the work of the NI Police Ombudsman

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 1:18 pm

R116 coastguard helicopter: Black box recorder found

Irish Navy divers begin their search for the three missing crew of a crashed coastguard helicopter.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 1:14 pm

Brewing row

A package containing a notorious monks' brew alongside the chocolate treat has been branded "highly irresponsible".

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 12:38 pm

World Cup 2018: Northern Ireland v Norway

Preview followed by live coverage of Sunday's World Cup Qualifying - European game between Northern Ireland and Norway.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 12:37 pm

Robin Swann to make UUP leadership bid

Robin Swann has announced he has put his name forward for the Ulster Unionist Party leadership contest.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 12:26 pm

Two boys injured in Craigavon petrol bomb attack

Two boys are injured in a petrol bomb attack in Craigavon, County Armagh, it is understood.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 11:34 am

Keith and Caroline Baker to be sentenced for 'sex slave' crimes

A married couple who pleaded guilty to a catalogue of horrific sexual assaults on a woman they kept as a virtual prisoner will be sentenced in April.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 11:09 am

Exploded Strabane device was 'roadside bomb with command wire'

A device that exploded in County Tyrone was "a roadside bomb with a command wire attached", police say.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 10:37 am

British & Irish Lions: Jamie Heaslip & Rob Kearney suffer injury setbacks

Rob Kearney and Jamie Heaslip's chances of being in the British and Irish Lions squad are placed in doubt as both have minor surgery.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 10:17 am

Weekly newspaper review: Martin McGuinness dominates headlines

Reaction to the death and funeral of Martin McGuinness is at the forefront in the local papers.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 9:28 am

Danielle McLaughlin: Goa murder victim repatriated

The body of an Irish woman raped and murdered in India is returned to Dublin.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 9:20 am

Concern over 'fake' drink driving tests recorded by Irish police

Almost 1m drink-driving tests recorded by Irish police did not actually take place, it is claimed.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 8:33 am

Brexit: UK and EU seek alternative to hard Irish border

UK and EU seek alternatives to a hard Irish border post-Brexit.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 8:02 am

Your pictures on BBC News NI

A selection of the pictures you have sent us this week.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 8:01 am

Afghans win series against Ireland

Afghanistan clinch a 3-2 one-day series win over Ireland as Rahmat Shah's century helps secure a seven-wicket victory in India.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 6:39 am

Jason Quigley: Donegal boxer maintains unbeaten record with 13th straight win

Unbeaten Donegal fighter Jason Quigley clinches the North American Boxing Federation middleweight title in California.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 4:11 am

Foster's funeral choice

Iconic images leap from Friday's front pages following Martin McGuinness' funeral.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 3:54 am

Northern Ireland forecast

Northern Ireland weather forecast

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 2:16 am

McGuinness 'was a freedom fighter, not a terrorist'

Thousands of mourners hear Gerry Adams eulogise "freedom fighter" Martin McGuinness.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 2:16 am

Past 'should not be rewritten' - DUP

Martin McGuinness contributed to peace, but his violent past should not be ignored, says a DUP MP.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 2:00 am

'Terrifying and isolating' - living with a rare disease

Why knowledge is power for patients living with very rare health conditions.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 1:46 am

'Should look at both aspects of McGuinness's life'

Campbell says McGuinness's past should not be rewritten

Posted on: 23 March 2017 | 6:58 pm