Woman suffers extensive burns

An investigation is underway at the Causeway Hospital in Coleraine where a woman suffered extensive burns to her back and arms

Posted by on 27 August 2014 | 9:33 am

Hoey paired with Edfors at Galgorm

Michael Hoey will have Johan Edfors for company over the opening two days of the Northern Ireland Open Challenge.

Posted by on 27 August 2014 | 9:20 am

Man 'hid heroin between buttocks'

A 24-year-old man who was caught in Belfast city centre with a bag of heroin hidden between his buttocks is remanded in custody.

Posted by on 27 August 2014 | 9:19 am

'Trapped in fridge' says accused

An alleged restaurant burglar claims he became trapped inside a fridge while looking for toilets, the High Court has been told.

Posted by on 27 August 2014 | 8:41 am

Land survey for Disappeared begins

Forensic examination of land in County Meath begins for IRA victim, Brendan Megraw, whose body has been missing for almost 40 years.

Posted by on 27 August 2014 | 8:23 am

Shankill Butchers detective dies

James Nesbitt, the detective who led the hunt for the notorious Shankill Butchers gang, dies aged 79.

Posted by on 27 August 2014 | 7:11 am

US law firm's 250 jobs for Belfast

US law firm Baker and McKenzie will employ 250 people in its new Belfast back-office operation.

Posted by on 27 August 2014 | 6:43 am

Teen stabbing accused 'volatile'

A 15-year-old boy appears before a youth court in Enniskillen, County Fermanagh, after a 14-year-old was stabbed in the stomach.

Posted by on 27 August 2014 | 6:02 am

Plastic bag use down 72% since levy

Plastic bag use in Northern Ireland has fallen by almost 72% since a 5p levy was introduced last year, the Department of the Environment says.

Posted by on 27 August 2014 | 5:02 am

Man 'crushed between two vehicles'

A 57-year-old man dies at a commercial premises in Doagh, County Antrim.

Posted by on 27 August 2014 | 5:01 am

McGeeney set to be named Armagh boss

Kieran McGeeney is expected to be confirmed as the new Armagh manager at Wednesday night's county board meeting.

Posted by on 27 August 2014 | 4:34 am

Petrol bombs thrown at police

Police officers are attacked with petrol bombs and paint during trouble in east Belfast, the PSNI says.

Posted by on 27 August 2014 | 2:43 am

Event to address 'ageing population'

A conference on how society should react to the increasing elderly population will take place in Belfast later on Wednesday.

Posted by on 27 August 2014 | 12:40 am

Milton Keynes Dons 4-0 Manchester United

Manchester United suffer a humiliating League Cup exit to MK Dons after a comprehensive defeat at the League One side.

Posted by on 26 August 2014 | 4:03 pm

DFM meets with chief medical officer

Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness meets the chief medical officer to discuss problems facing the health service.

Posted by on 26 August 2014 | 3:21 pm

Cause of death 'never fully known'

A coroner at the inquest into the death of a County Tyrone schoolgirl who died at a show jumping event says what happened will never be fully known.

Posted by on 26 August 2014 | 1:10 pm

Parents struggle to pay for uniforms

More parents are turning to charity shops and recycling to pay for expensive school uniforms.

Posted by on 26 August 2014 | 12:44 pm

VIDEO: Quad bike survivor makes safety DVD

A County Tyrone teenager who suffered a brain injury in a quad bike accident launches a safety DVD.

Posted by on 26 August 2014 | 12:40 pm

VIDEO: Police probe 'hate speech' claims

Police say they are investigating complaints relating to a north Belfast festival after claims that an event on Sunday featured "hate speech".

Posted by on 26 August 2014 | 12:39 pm

VIDEO: Parents turn to swap shops for uniforms

More parents are turning to charity shops and recycling to pay for expensive school uniforms.

Posted by on 26 August 2014 | 12:38 pm

Police probe 'hate speech' claims

Police say they are investigating complaints relating to a north Belfast festival after claims that an event on Sunday featured "hate speech".

Posted by on 26 August 2014 | 12:10 pm

Pensioner killed in road accident

An 81-year-old woman is knocked down and killed in County Londonderry.

Posted by on 26 August 2014 | 11:01 am

Man 'beaten and run over in hijack'

A man was punched and kicked unconscious by hijackers who then ran him over with his car, a court is told.

Posted by on 26 August 2014 | 10:51 am

Former senator to meet NI parties

The former US Senator Gary Hart will meet representatives of the five Stormont Executive parties later this week as part of a fact-finding trip to Ireland.

Posted by on 26 August 2014 | 10:39 am

Quad bike survivor makes safety DVD

A County Tyrone teenager who suffered a brain injury in a quad bike accident launches a safety DVD.

Posted by on 26 August 2014 | 8:37 am