Arrest after two people found dead

A man is arrested after two people in their 70s are found dead in a house in Carndonagh in County Donegal.

Posted by on 23 October 2014 | 7:20 am

Man accused of child murder attempt

A man is charged with attempted murder after a two-year-old child is discovered with a fractured skull in County Armagh.

Posted by on 23 October 2014 | 7:05 am

Fraudster ordered to repay tax

A Limavady businessman jailed for fraudulent VAT repayments has been ordered to pay £113,472 or serve a further three years in prison.

Posted by on 23 October 2014 | 6:57 am

Seagate to create 35 new jobs

Seagate technologies is to create 35 new jobs after a multi-million investment at its Springtown base in Londonderry.

Posted by on 23 October 2014 | 6:38 am

McGuinness 'believes rape claim'

Northern Ireland's Deputy First Minister Sinn Fein's Martin McGuinness has said he believes west Belfast woman Maíria Cahill was raped.

Posted by on 23 October 2014 | 6:28 am

Public funded 'extravagant expenses'

An Irish patients' support group is criticised for spending public money on "extravagant" items such as angel card readings, filet mignon and lobster.

Posted by on 23 October 2014 | 6:12 am

AUDIO: Brian O'Driscoll: A life in rugby

Brian O'Driscoll is the most capped player in rugby union history. He spoke to the Today programme's James Naughtie about his illustrious career.

Posted by on 23 October 2014 | 6:03 am

New NI house builds lowest in decade

Northern Ireland had its lowest rate of new housing 'starts' in a decade in 2013, according to the latest official figures.

Posted by on 23 October 2014 | 5:39 am

Train breakdown causes long delays

A broken down train that caused long, rush hour delays on all of Northern Ireland Railways' services is still stuck at Belfast's Central Station.

Posted by on 23 October 2014 | 5:23 am

N Ireland rise to 43rd in rankings

Northern Ireland leap 28 places to 43rd in the October Fifa rankings after their latest Euro 2016 qualifier wins.

Posted by on 23 October 2014 | 4:57 am

Ireland tour ends with Otago defeat

Ireland lose their final tour match in New Zealand as Jesse Ryder's quickfire 136 helps earn Otago a three-wicket win.

Posted by on 23 October 2014 | 4:09 am

Durcan among four Donegal All-Stars

Paul Durcan is named best keeper of 2014 despite a mistake which gifted Kerry a goal in the All-Ireland final.

Posted by on 23 October 2014 | 2:21 am

Woman faces drugs trafficking charge

Police investigating a "sophisticated drugs network" with links to Northern Ireland charge a 24-year-old woman with drugs trafficking.

Posted by on 22 October 2014 | 4:54 pm

IRA let down abuse victims - Adams

Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams apologises to sex abuse victims "let down" by the IRA during the Troubles.

Posted by on 22 October 2014 | 4:18 pm

Man freed in missing girl inquiry

A man arrested over the disappearance of a six-year-old girl in County Donegal 37 years ago is released without charge.

Posted by on 22 October 2014 | 3:54 pm

Ó Muilleoir becomes assembly member

Sinn Féin's Máirtín Ó Muilleoir is co-opted to the assembly as a South Belfast MLA and will also contest the general election in the constituency.

Posted by on 22 October 2014 | 3:09 pm

VIDEO: IRA let down abuse victims

Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams has apologised to sex abuse victims "let down" by the IRA during the Troubles in Northern Ireland.

Posted by on 22 October 2014 | 1:08 pm

Murder accused 'had depression'

A psychiatrist tells a court a man accused of murdering his former partner was suffering from a "major depressive disorder'' at the time of the killing.

Posted by on 22 October 2014 | 12:40 pm

Man freed in fatal crash inquiry

A 29-year-old man arrested following the death of a student in Belfast last week is freed on police bail.

Posted by on 22 October 2014 | 12:03 pm

IRA cash 'going to Sinn Féin'

Conservative MP Andrew Robathan claims in the House of Commons that money that used to go to the Provisional IRA was going "through the back door" to Sinn Féin.

Posted by on 22 October 2014 | 11:44 am

Facebook page 'incited axe attacks'

A Facebook page that claimed to monitor paedophiles in Northern Ireland encouraged axe attacks on sex offenders in their homes, a court hears.

Posted by on 22 October 2014 | 11:28 am

Powell 'advice' examined by police

Police are examining if a former No 10 chief of staff potentially perverted the course of justice by advising a republican not to return to the UK.

Posted by on 22 October 2014 | 10:45 am

Bail for drugs shipment accused

Two men who allegedly acted as couriers for a gang trying to import millions of pounds worth of drugs into Northern Ireland are given High Court bail.

Posted by on 22 October 2014 | 10:34 am

Schmidt: I don't influence provinces

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt denies suggestions that he has influenced team selection in the Irish provinces.

Posted by on 22 October 2014 | 9:35 am

Community service for Limavady nurse

A nurse has been given community service for ill-treating an elderly patient with mental health difficulties in a County Londonderry nursing home.

Posted by on 22 October 2014 | 9:17 am