A man (48) has been taken to hospital following an aggravated burglary in Cullybackey in Co Antrim. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A man (48) has been taken to hospital following an aggravated burglary in Cullybackey in Co Antrim. The incident occurred at about 10pm on Friday nig(...)

The PSNI  are investigating after the fire-bombing of a Muslim family’s home in Co Antrim. File photograph: Trevor McBride

The PSNI are treating as a religious hate crime the fire-boming of a Muslim man’s home in Co Antrim in the wake of the Paris terror attacks. Amin Ibra(...)

Taste of Northern Ireland:  the tourist board is preparing to serve up a new initiative to attract visitors

Beefy bikers are not generally the type to be found sampling the delights of an afternoon tea in a 17th-century castle. But they are flocking to take (...)

The man is at Antrim police station for questioning. File photograph: Trevor McBride

A man is being questioned by police following the discovery of a bomb at a house in west Belfast on Friday night. An improvised explosive device was (...)

The PSNI are investigating after a shooting incident in the Fort View area of Ballymena, Co Antrim. File photograph: Trevor McBride/The Irish Times

The PSNI are investigating following a shooting incident in the Fort View area of Ballymena, Co Antrim at about 2.20am this morning.The incident invol(...)

O’Donovan Rossa’s Christopher McGuinness and Deaglin Murphy celebrate victory over Kilburn Gaels in the All-Ireland Intermediate Club Hurling Final at Croke. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

On Sunday Antrim open their home league campaign with the visit of All-Ireland semi-finalists Limerick. A week ago, Kevin Ryan’s team defied most pre(...)

Anti-fracking sign  near Belcoo, Co Fermanagh. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Rathlin Energy claims its proposal to drill an oil and gas exploration well into the shale layer at Ballinlea, in Co Antrim will have “no significant(...)

ESB workers in Drumcliffe, Co Sligo continue to restore power after Storm Rachel.  Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

The clean-up in the wake of Storm Rachel, which claimed one life and left thousands of homes and businesses without power, continues this morning.Met (...)

Stephanie Meadow of Ireland is three off the lead at Daytona Beach. Photograph: Getty Images

Stephanie Meadow’s bid to secure a 2015 LPGA Tour card gathered real momentum on Day Two of the final weekend of Q-school as she shot a 66 at Daytona (...)

Chain Reaction Cycles ships bikes, components, clothing and accessories to more than 115 countries. Photograph: Getty Images/Comstock Images

It takes more than just a gear change to transform a family business that started out with just one small shop in the Antrim village of Ballynure i(...)