McDowell six off lead in Shanghai

Graeme McDowell lies six shots behind leader Nicolas Colsaerts at the halfway point of the BMW Masters in China.

Posted by on 31 October 2014 | 5:29 am

McFall wants better from Portadown

Ronnie McFall demands a better display from his team after last weekend's 'embarrassing' defeat by Coleraine.

Posted by on 31 October 2014 | 5:03 am

Motorcyclist dies in Donegal crash

A 50-year-old motorcyclist dies following a three vehicle crash in County Donegal.

Posted by on 31 October 2014 | 3:46 am

Pair released over stolen jewellery

Two men arrested after thousands of pounds worth of jewellery was stolen in County Armagh are released on police bail.

Posted by on 31 October 2014 | 3:23 am

Fast food restaurant alert a hoax

A security alert in Lurgan, that started after the discovery of a suspicious package in a fast food restaurant, is declared a hoax.

Posted by on 31 October 2014 | 3:06 am

Ulster Bank to be retained by RBS

RBS will retain control of Ulster Bank and says it has a good market position that can deliver attractive returns.

Posted by on 31 October 2014 | 2:49 am

Only MS unit closure 'devastating'

Closing Northern Ireland's only dedicated respite centre will have a devastating impact on people with multiple sclerosis, a woman who uses the unit says.

Posted by on 31 October 2014 | 2:30 am

Recognition from Russia

A WW2 veteran from Lisburn is to be awarded a medal of bravery from Russia

Posted by on 31 October 2014 | 1:36 am

VIDEO: Mac International winner announced

London-based artist, Mairéad McClean, has won a £20,000 prize at the Mac gallery in Belfast.

Posted by on 30 October 2014 | 6:59 pm

Enda Kenny meeting turned down

Four people accused of helping to cover up Maíria Cahill's alleged abuse will not meet the Taoiseach, their solicitor has confirmed.

Posted by on 30 October 2014 | 6:28 pm

Man charged with Gibson murder

A man is charged with the murder of Edward Gibson in west Belfast.

Posted by on 30 October 2014 | 5:39 pm

Hart: US 'wants to help' in NI talks

US envoy says America remains "disproportionately interested" in Northern Ireland and compares the complexity of the Belfast talks to previous nuclear negotiations with the Soviet Union.

Posted by on 30 October 2014 | 4:15 pm

VIDEO: Budget deal agreed by two parties

The Northern Ireland Executive agrees next year's draft budget but of the five parties, only the DUP and Sinn Féin voted to support the deal.

Posted by on 30 October 2014 | 1:53 pm

VIDEO: Health cuts will mean fewer beds

A number of hard-hitting cuts have been announced to health and social care services across Northern Ireland.

Posted by on 30 October 2014 | 1:50 pm

VIDEO: NI police charity trustees suspended

The chief executive and four trustees of the Disabled Police Officers Association of Northern Ireland have been suspended.

Posted by on 30 October 2014 | 1:35 pm

NHL star Westgarth signs for Giants

Stanley Cup winner Kevin Westgarth joins the Belfast Giants after five years playing in the NHL.

Posted by on 30 October 2014 | 1:24 pm

Almost 1,000 fish dead in major kill

Almost 1,000 fish are confirmed dead in a County Antrim river as investigators upgraded the water pollution incident to a "major fish kill".

Posted by on 30 October 2014 | 1:23 pm

Soldier gets life for comrade murder

A soldier is jailed for life after being convicted of murdering his comrade in an attack at their barracks.

Posted by on 30 October 2014 | 1:11 pm

Man charged after Ebola flight claim

Three passengers have been arrested after a man claimed he had Ebola on board a flight to Dublin

Posted by on 30 October 2014 | 12:53 pm

Crisis opportunities?

Are health bosses finding opportunities in Northern Ireland crisis?

Posted by on 30 October 2014 | 12:38 pm

Health cuts will mean fewer beds

Health service cuts in Northern Ireland may mean more than 100 fewer hospital beds and some wards closing at the weekend.

Posted by on 30 October 2014 | 12:28 pm

NI budget deal agreed by two parties

The Northern Ireland Executive agrees next year's draft budget but of the five parties, only the DUP and Sinn Féin voted to support the deal.

Posted by on 30 October 2014 | 11:38 am

NI health unions in strike threat

Three unions have called for strike actions in response to NHS budget announcements

Posted by on 30 October 2014 | 9:26 am

VIDEO: 'Brave' men save couple from fire

Two men are praised for rescuing their neighbours from a burning flat in Londonderry after a chip pan caught fire.

Posted by on 30 October 2014 | 9:21 am

VIDEO: McGuinness: Budget deal 'best possible'

Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness describes budget proposals as 'best possible'

Posted by on 30 October 2014 | 8:55 am