Margaret Burke (49) suffered fatal injuries on Saturday after she was struck by a car while out walking in Castlebar.  She was taken to Mayo General Hospital (above) but was later pronounced dead. Photo: Keith Heneghan.

Four people died over the weekend in what was one of the worst for deaths on Irish roads so far this year.The deaths occurred in Mayo, Cork, Longford(...)

After years of being beaten by John Hume, Gregory Campbell knows it pays to stick with it. Photograph: Eric Luke

Some nationalists have a very hard view of Gregory Campbell, outgoing MP for East Derry, or East Londonderry as he always will say, considering him to(...)

A 19-year-old and 26-year-old died in a two vehicle collision on the Cushendall Road in Ballycastle, Co Antrim at around 3.40am on Easter Monday.

Three men have died following separate road incidents in Northern Ireland over the Easter weekend.A 19-year-old and 26-year-old died in a two vehicle(...)

The Martin brothers know that soft learner boards – foamies – are very buoyant and help beginners to catch waves, but they can be very vulnerable to the elements

Breaking the mould is something that comes naturally to Chris and Ricky Martin. The surf-loving brothers from Portrush might not look like innovators (...)

A screengrab of the home page of the Garvagh Primary School website

A 39-year-old Coleraine man who was part of a four-strong gang who stole home heating oil from a primary school has been jailed for four months.Kenny (...)

Donegal’s Dermot Molloy takes on Derry’s Barry McGoldrick during the visitors’ defeat at Celtic Park. Photograph: Lorcan Doherty/Presseye/Inpho

Derry 1-16 Donegal 0-8 Donegal look set to be without the services of Anthony Thompson this year – with doubts also still hanging over vetera(...)

Derry Crown Court told Colum Lewis-Canning (55) from Moneyrannel Road in Limavady, took the money from an account owned by a long time personal and professional friend.

The Crown Court in Derry has been told of the demise of the banking career of one of the North-West’s most successful investment bankers who abused hi(...)

Paul Toland  has been sentenced to nine years at Belfast Crown Court.

A father of four has been sentenced to nine years for causing the death of Coleraine pensioner Bertie Acheson. Mr Acheson, who would have turned 75 to(...)

The graffiti on a wall at the front of Coleraine major George Duddy’s house in Coleraine.

A unionist mayor, targeted by sectarian vandals for the fourth time in a year, has insisted he will not be forced from his home.Graffiti was daubed on(...)

Sorcha Ní Mhealláin: ‘I have defended in many a conversation in bars and restaurants and buses around the world the need for young Northern Irish people to be proud, to invest, to represent and to work to develop and change how people see us.’

I am sitting in a coffee shop in Sao Paulo drinking an iced coffee and the world is bustling by. I flick through Twitter and news from home, easing(...)