VIDEO: Family's mixed feelings at body find

Kieran Megraw, brother of Brendan, said the family had mixed feelings about the discovery of human remains by a team searching for the IRA victim.

Posted by on 1 October 2014 | 12:43 pm

Remains found in Disappeared search

Human remains have been found in a County Meath bog by a team searching for an IRA victim missing for almost 40 years.

Posted by on 1 October 2014 | 12:35 pm

'Holy man' charged with sex offences

The father of a schoolgirl who claims was sexually assaulted by an Indian 'healer' told a jury he was "angry" at both himself and his wife for being "gullible" and trusting the 'holy man'.

Posted by on 1 October 2014 | 12:32 pm

VIDEO: Remains found in Disappeared search

Human remains have been found in a County Meath bog by a team searching for an IRA victim missing for almost 40 years.

Posted by on 1 October 2014 | 12:30 pm

Court hears Casement evacuation plan

The emergency evacuation of a capacity crowd at a redeveloped GAA stadium in west Belfast could take up to 47 minutes, the High Court is told.

Posted by on 1 October 2014 | 12:21 pm

VIDEO: Fracking firm seeks legal advice

A company that wants to drill for shale gas in County Fermanagh says it plans to take legal action to challenge the termination of its licence.

Posted by on 1 October 2014 | 12:20 pm

VIDEO: Victim's call to set aside differences

A victim of the Troubles has called for politicians at Stormont to set aside their differences and help those most in need.

Posted by on 1 October 2014 | 12:19 pm

Alleged victim may have been drugged

A young woman allegedly gang raped by at least four men may have been drugged, a court is told.

Posted by on 1 October 2014 | 12:01 pm

Rallies plan over parades dispute

Orangemen and unionists are considering staging rallies over the north Belfast parades dispute, the BBC has learned.

Posted by on 1 October 2014 | 11:57 am

Over 50 cattle seized in Castleblaney

More than 50 cattle are seized by police investigating the "irregular movement of animals in the border areas".

Posted by on 1 October 2014 | 11:44 am

Sacristan's protest fast on 10th day

Dominican sacristan on protest fast

Posted by on 1 October 2014 | 11:32 am

Mortar bomb accused trial collapses

A County Armagh man who went on trial on Monday accused of involvement in a mortar bomb plot seven years ago, was cleared of all charges on Wednesday.

Posted by on 1 October 2014 | 11:24 am

Road re-opens as security alert ends

A two-day security alert near Crossmaglen in County Armagh, close to the Irish border ends.

Posted by on 1 October 2014 | 11:14 am

Death threats halt watermains work

Northern Ireland Water has had to halt work on a £10m watermains scheme in west Belfast after one of its contractors received death threats.

Posted by on 1 October 2014 | 11:03 am

VIDEO: Ford 'could quit' over budget cuts

David Ford warns that cuts could be a resigning matter for him as justice minister.

Posted by on 1 October 2014 | 11:02 am

Man arrested over car arson attack

A 34-year-old man is arrested over an arson attack in south Belfast in which two cars were destroyed.

Posted by on 1 October 2014 | 10:54 am

Ford 'could quit' over budget cuts

David Ford warns that cuts could be a resigning matter for him as justice minister.

Posted by on 1 October 2014 | 10:35 am

Fitzpatrick receives one-week ban

Ulster prop Declan Fitzpatrick is handed a one-week ban for his punching offence during Saturday's Pro12 defeat by Zebre.

Posted by on 1 October 2014 | 10:04 am

HIA told sex abuser moved to Africa

The De La Salle religious order moved a serial sex abuser to Africa, in 1982, despite being aware of his crimes at a boys home in County Down.

Posted by on 1 October 2014 | 9:15 am

McIlroy named PGA Player of Year

World number one Rory McIlroy is voted PGA Tour Player of the Year for a second time after winning two majors in 2014.

Posted by on 1 October 2014 | 9:08 am

Green light for 127 new social homes

Environment Minister, Mark H Durkan, grants planning permission for 127 new social houses in Londonderry.

Posted by on 1 October 2014 | 8:26 am

VIDEO: PwC announces 807 new jobs for NI

The financial services firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) is creating 807 jobs in Belfast over the next five years.

Posted by on 1 October 2014 | 8:21 am

White to miss rest of Irish tour

Andrew White will miss the rest of Ireland's acclimatisation tour of Australia and New Zealand after suffering a fractured finger.

Posted by on 1 October 2014 | 8:14 am

Fourth garda vehicle death in 2014

A man who died after he was struck by a police car on Tuesday was the fourth fatality involving a garda patrol vehicle in 2014.

Posted by on 1 October 2014 | 7:23 am

One-arm driver 'not disabled enough'

A woman who was born with one arm claims she was denied a disability parking permit because she was not considered to be "disabled enough".

Posted by on 1 October 2014 | 6:55 am