A heavy, solemn silence descends on a street or a town or a village visited with the major atrocities that are a recurring feature of the Northern con(...)

Uncanny: bee-eaters preserved mid-snack by Ingrid Houwers. Photograph: Charles McQuillan/Pacemaker

From the moment you walk into Ingrid Houwers’s studio, you feel like you’re being watched. A red squirrel pauses to dart a beady eye over its s(...)

David Taylor from Kircubbin, Co Down, with the rare Viking silver ring he discovered on his brother in-law’s farm outside a special treasure trove inquest hearing at Belfast coroner’s court. Photograph: Paul Faith/PA Wire

A Northern Irish man who ignored his wife’s request to bin a dirty piece of metal he found in a field has been toasting his instincts after it was dec(...)

Police in Northern Ireland are searching for two masked kidnappers who abducted a man at knifepoint in Co Down.

Police in Northern Ireland are searching for two masked kidnappers who abducted a man at knifepoint in Co Down. The 27-year-old was bundled into a whi(...)