Nama politician's identity 'unclear'

The Irish TD who claimed a Northern Ireland politician stood to benefit from the sale of Nama's Northern Ireland property loan portfolio says he is not fully certain of their identity.

Posted by on 6 July 2015 | 12:54 am

Tall Ships race to start at NI coast

The Tall Ships will sail off the County Antrim coast on Monday morning, bringing five days of maritime events in Northern Ireland to an end.

Posted by on 6 July 2015 | 12:01 am

Department funds school redundancies

Voluntary redundancy deals for 131 school staff whose applications were on hold are approved by the Department of Education.

Posted by on 5 July 2015 | 11:57 pm

VIDEO: Tributes to motorcycle race doctor

The worlds of medicine and motorcycling are mourning the loss of Dr John Hinds, who has died after a bike crash in Dublin.

Posted by on 5 July 2015 | 1:24 pm

VIDEO: Belfast waves off Tall Ships

Thousands of people have turned out to see the Tall Ships leave Belfast.

Posted by on 5 July 2015 | 1:20 pm

Maguire second at European Masters

Cavan native and world number one amateur Leona Maguire narrowly misses out on a Ladies European Tour success in Buckinghamshire.

Posted by on 5 July 2015 | 1:13 pm

Orange hall graffiti 'hate crime'

Graffiti daubed on an Orange hall in County Antrim is being treated as a hate crime, police say.

Posted by on 5 July 2015 | 1:01 pm

Two charged with attempted murder

Two men are to appear in court charged with attempted murder following a stabbing attack that left a 33-year-old man seriously injured in south Belfast.

Posted by on 5 July 2015 | 12:05 pm

Northern Ireland weather forecast

Watch the latest Northern Ireland weather forecast

Posted by on 5 July 2015 | 11:43 am

Final day of Tall Ships in Belfast

Crowds line the shores of Belfast Lough to bid a fond farewell to the Tall Ships

Posted by on 5 July 2015 | 11:41 am

Quigley inspires Ernemen to victory

Sean Quigley scores 14 points as Fermanagh outclass Antrim 1-21 to 0-11 in the All-Ireland Football Round 2A qualifier at Enniskillen.

Posted by on 5 July 2015 | 11:23 am

Golf tourism 'could generate £50m'

Golf could generate £50m for the Northern Ireland economy within five years, according to Tourism NI.

Posted by on 5 July 2015 | 9:56 am

Irish on verge of place at Rio Games

Ireland men's hockey team are on the verge of qualifying for the Olympic Games for the first time after beating Malaysia 4-1.

Posted by on 5 July 2015 | 8:12 am

Ban on MLA office emblems proposed

The panel that sets the Northern Ireland Assembly's pay and allowances proposes a ban on flags, party emblems and memorials at MLAs' offices.

Posted by on 5 July 2015 | 7:35 am

Irwin & Elliott take Knockhill wins

Glenn Irwin and Josh Elliott secure Supersport and Superstock wins at the British championship round at Knockhill.

Posted by on 4 July 2015 | 1:47 pm

Adviser was in law firm's building

One of Nama's Northern Ireland Advisory Committee members worked from an office in Tughans' building in Belfast.

Posted by on 4 July 2015 | 12:34 pm

VIDEO: Spotlight investigated Nama claims

BBC NI Spotlight reporter Mandy McAuley speaks to Tina Campbell about what she has learned during her investigations into Nama.

Posted by on 4 July 2015 | 12:29 pm

Motorcycle doctor dies in accident

Dr John Hinds, one of the so-called 'flying doctors' of Irish road racing, is killed at a motorcycle event in the Republic of Ireland.

Posted by on 4 July 2015 | 10:44 am

US firm received Nama NI sales pitch

A potential US buyer of the Northern Ireland Nama property portfolio says it was pitched a sale proposal by way of an "unsolicited approach from third parties".

Posted by on 4 July 2015 | 5:36 am

A complicated history

How the events of 1916 at the Somme and in the Easter Rising still have enormous significance

Posted by on 4 July 2015 | 3:37 am

Committee to probe £7m payoff claim

The assembly's finance committee is to meet amid calls for an inquiry into claims a £7m payoff had been set aside for a Northern Ireland politician.

Posted by on 3 July 2015 | 5:45 pm

VIDEO: High hopes for Irish tall ship

Ireland is hoping to get its own tall ship, thanks to a £12m (16m euro) cross-border project.

Posted by on 3 July 2015 | 1:09 pm

VIDEO: Committee to probe £7m payoff claim

Stormont's finance committee is to hold emergency meetings to examine allegations surrounding Northern Ireland's biggest ever property deal.

Posted by on 3 July 2015 | 1:00 pm

VIDEO: Orange hall gutted in suspected arson

The Presbyterian Moderator Dr Ian McNie condemns a suspected arson attack on an Orange hall in County Armagh.

Posted by on 3 July 2015 | 8:01 am

Spall lined up for Ian Paisley film

Actor Timothy Spall is in "advanced talks" to star as the late Northern Ireland first minister, Ian Paisley, in a new film.

Posted by on 3 July 2015 | 1:04 am