Gráinne Moss is managing director of Bupa Care Services in Auckland

From becoming the first Irish woman to swim the English Channel to taking over as the head of New Zealand’s largest aged-care home-provider, Gráinne M(...)

A woman in her 50s was found unconscious on the Sheepland Road, Ardglass, Co Down at about 4.30am on Sunday. File photograph: Google Street View

A woman in her 50s is in a serious condition in hospital after being found lying on a Co Down road. She was found unconscious on the Sheepl(...)

The scene of destruction after an ATM was ripped from a petrol station near Newry, Co Down. Photograph: Alan Lewis

A PSNI officer involved in a manhunt was deliberately struck by a lorry in south Armagh on Friday afternoon, in an attack police are treating as attem(...)

Mr Justice Burgess at Newry Crown Court  cautioned the jury against using the internet to find out details on the case against Leslie Ross.  “There is tendency nowadays that people go hunting around on the internet looking for information and things. That would be a total negation of the oath you have just taken.”

A jury was on Monday sworn in for the trial of a Co Down man who has been accused of murdering two women. The jury of seven women and five men were gi(...)

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(...)