Hundreds of Northern Ireland Water workers have started industrial action which they have warned will have a major effect on customers.The employees h(...)

The recent water supply restrictions in the Dublin area reminded me that it has been over two years since I spoke at conferences there, outlining the (...)

Account NI processes more than a million transactions a year. It has 215 civil service staff, but the technology supporting its operation is provided under a £54 million, 12-year contact with BT. Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

A Northern Ireland Executive system introduced to speed up the payment of bills has cost more than £4 million (€4.79 million), it was revealed.A commo(...)

Overflowing sewerage pipes and increased discharge from farm waste have been blamed for bacterial pollution at Newcastle beach in Co Down.  Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

The quality of water at one of Northern Ireland ’s most popular seaside resorts is among the worst in Europe, environmentalists warned today.(...)

The wind turbine which was blown over near Ardara, Co. Donegal, at the weekend.

Temperatures will stay low this week but conditions will be dry, Met Éireann has said. Average temperatures will be around three degrees, thoug(...)

Residents clear the road of snow to gain access to their houses as wintry weather continues to cause havoc  in the village of Cargan in the Glens of Antrim. Photograph: Reuters

Strong winds, bitter cold and lingering heavy snow are still causing disruption in many parts of Northern Ireland with police urging motorists (...)