The interior of Mountjoy Prison. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

The Kinahan-Hutch gangland feud had resulted in extreme violence in Mountjoy Prison, Dublin, recently and urgent action is needed to isolate rival gan(...)

Suspected pipe bomb components have been seized during a search in the Fountain Street area of Strabane, Co Tyrone. File photograph: Google Street View

Suspected pipe bomb components have been seized by PSNI officers investigating violent dissident republican activity. The discovery was made during (...)

Fr John Gallagher said contact with the Archbishop of Dublin Diarmuid Martin about the case had been unsatisfactory. Photograph: Collins

An Irish priest who has been serving in Florida since 2000 claims he has been ostracised by the church for reporting abuse-related activities of a fel(...)

PSNI superintendent David Moore said the violence was “nothing short of disgusting”. Photograph: Trevor McBride

Republican dissidents are set to launch attacks on Police Service of Northern Ireland officers to mark the Easter 1916 centenary commemorations, the N(...)

Aaron Long, one of the programme’s graduates, with Donegal TD and Minister of State Joe McHugh.

As locals will testify, it’s no secret that the roads of Donegal are among the worst in the country when it comes to safety statistics. The county ha(...)

EuroMillions winner Margaret Loughrey: she admitted causing criminal damage to a taxi driver’s glasses.

A Co Tyrone woman – who won £27 million (€37.8 million) in the EuroMillions in 2013 – has been ordered to do 150 hours of unpaid community work for as(...)

A file image showing the inside of a pipe bomb. Photograph: British Army/Reuters

A pipe bomb was discovered yesterday on a golf course in Northern Ireland. The device, found near the Border in Strabane, Co Tyrone, w(...)

Transactions are at their highest levels since the onset of the property crash in 2007.

Property prices in Northern Ireland are edging upwards again after one of the world’s most severe and protracted market collapses.Figures compiled by (...)

Jayne Olorunda: “I always remember there was terrible pain in our house.  Photograph: Charles McQuillan/Pacemaker

Jayne Olorunda sits in a Belfast cafe that’s popular with hip young professionals. She is a beautiful woman, with a master’s degree and a job in a non(...)

PSNI officers probing dissident republican activity carried out the search on land in the Cemetery Road area of Strabane, Co Tyrone, this morning. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Explosives and explosive materials have been discovered by detectives from the serious crime branch.Officers probing dissident republican activity car(...)