South Africa aware of Irish strength

Former Ireland coach Adrian Birrell will ensure South Africa know everything about their World Cup opponents.

Posted by on 2 March 2015 | 4:44 am

Snowfall and icy weather hits NI

Snowfall and ice have affected parts of Northern Ireland.

Posted by on 2 March 2015 | 4:41 am

School closures in Northern Ireland

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Posted by on 2 March 2015 | 4:07 am

Power restored to most homes - NIE

Power has been restored to most homes in County Antrim that were without supply on Monday morning, Northern Ireland Electricity says.

Posted by on 2 March 2015 | 4:03 am

Irish beat Austria in World League 2

Ireland keep their hopes of reaching the 2016 Rio Olympics alive by beating Austria 3-1 in World League 2.

Posted by on 2 March 2015 | 3:13 am

'Life savings' stolen by thieves

A Londonderry woman says her parents have been left devastated after thieves broke into their home and stole their life savings.

Posted by on 2 March 2015 | 2:52 am

India visa centre opening in Belfast

The Indian government is opening a visa application centre in Belfast later.

Posted by on 2 March 2015 | 2:03 am

Behind the east Belfast tiger skin

How did a tiger skin owned by an Indian maharaja end up in an east Belfast bungalow?

Posted by on 2 March 2015 | 1:15 am

Rangers chairman Somers steps down

David Somers leaves his role as Rangers chairman four days before the club's extraordinary general meeting.

Posted by on 2 March 2015 | 1:06 am

Civil service exit scheme to open

An application process opens on Monday for volunteers for redundancy from the Northern Ireland Civil Service.

Posted by on 2 March 2015 | 12:20 am

'No naming after terrorists' law bid

Ulster Unionist MLA Tom Elliott plans to introduce legislation to prevent public facilities being named after people convicted of terror offences.

Posted by on 2 March 2015 | 12:09 am

Jay receives goal of month award

An 11-year-old boy from County Armagh who won the Scottish Premiership goal of the month award for January has been presented with his award.

Posted by on 1 March 2015 | 1:09 pm

Fan pushed Paris man as 'train full'

An ex-police officer and Chelsea fan involved in an alleged racist incident on the Paris Metro says he pushed a black man away from a train carriage "because it was too full".

Posted by on 1 March 2015 | 12:34 pm

VIDEO: Chelsea fan speaks to newspaper

Chelsea fan Richard Barklie says Paris train 'was too full'

Posted by on 1 March 2015 | 12:31 pm

Family of eye injury man 'hopeful'

The father of a man who was injured in an explosion in south Armagh says he should find out this week if his eye can be saved.

Posted by on 1 March 2015 | 11:45 am

Nesbitt warns DUP on candidate talks

The DUP should focus on negotiations about agreeing joint unionist election candidates "behind closed doors", says UUP leader Mike Nesbitt.

Posted by on 1 March 2015 | 10:36 am

Almost six hour wait for ambulance

A Belfast community worker says it took over five hours to get an ambulance for a pensioner who was stranded in his house for four days after being injured in a fall.

Posted by on 1 March 2015 | 9:11 am

VIDEO: Frampton says Quigg bout 'must happen'

Carl Frampton says he wants to fight Scott Quigg next after impressively defending his IBF super-bantamweight title in Belfast on Saturday night.

Posted by on 1 March 2015 | 6:46 am

Man is injured in city shooting

A man is shot in the leg in Ballyfermot, west Dublin.

Posted by on 1 March 2015 | 5:05 am

Boy who fell off horse into river dies

A teenage boy dies after falling off a horse into a swollen river in the Republic of Ireland.

Posted by on 1 March 2015 | 3:49 am

Students 'training for wrong jobs'

Many young people in Northern Ireland are being educated for the wrong careers, says the head of a Belfast-based technology firm.

Posted by on 1 March 2015 | 3:16 am

Frampton wants to fight Quigg next

IBF world super-bantamweight champion Carl Frampton says he wants a unification fight against England's WBA champion Scott Quigg.

Posted by on 28 February 2015 | 6:31 pm

VIDEO: Unionists deny pact talks breakdown

Unionists deny that talks have broken down over electoral pacts in the forthcoming general election on 7 May.

Posted by on 28 February 2015 | 2:31 pm

VIDEO: World record set at ploughing event

A new world record is achieved at the 100th Mullahead ploughing match in County Armagh.

Posted by on 28 February 2015 | 1:18 pm

More staff on gritters after assault

Extra staff are travelling on gritting lorries in Londonderry over the weekend, after masked men ordered a driver to bring what they said was an explosive device to a police station.

Posted by on 28 February 2015 | 10:55 am