Paula Wilson (21), originally from Millfield, Ballymena, admitted aiding and abetting assault occasioning actual bodily harm and aiding and abetting common assault in the head-shaving of an unconscious woman. Photograph:  Getty Images

Three men and a woman who took part in an attack on a vulnerable woman who had her hair dry-shaved were told they will be sentenced for the incident i(...)

Declan O’Duil: his company won Best Industrial Product for its medical training product Truman Trauma Surgical Training Manikin at the IDI Design Awards last year

Declan O’Duil of Torc Product Development, based in Lurgan, Co Armagh, employs five people. The company won Best Industrial Product for its medical tr(...)

The minimum prison term imposed on a dissident republican for the murder of Constable Stephen Carroll is to be increased by four years, the Court of A(...)

Robert Hamill’s sister Diane in 1999. Photograph: Alan Betson

A judge has stopped the trial of two men and a woman in connection with the sectarian murder of a man by loyalists in Northern Ireland.Robert Hamill, (...)

Owen Creaney lived at Victoria Place in Lurgan. He was found at the rear of a property at Moyraverty Court in nearby Craigavon. Photograph: PSNI/PA Wire

Two people are due to appear in court today charged with the murder of a man whose body was discovered dumped in a wheelie bin.Owen Creaney, 40, was f(...)

Owen Creaney (40) was found dead in a bin at the back of a house in Craigavon, Co Armagh, yesterday. Photograph: PSNI/PA Wire

The body of a “frail and vulnerable” man was left dumped in a wheelie bin, police have said.Owen Creaney (40) was found dead in the bin at the back of(...)

Constable Stephen Carroll, who was murdered by the two dissident republicans in 2009. Photograph: PA Wire/PSNI

Two dissident republicans have failed to overturn their convictions for murdering police constable Stephen Carroll in Northern Ireland in 2009.Constab(...)

Julie Davidson, Aer Lingus cabin crew, Doug Cookson, VP Corporate Marketing at Almac Group and  Andrea Hunter, business development manager at Aer Lingus.Almac was awarded Best Large Business and the Aer Lingus Viscount Award for Overall Excellence at the 2014 Viscount Awards.

Francess McDonnellThe Almac Group has scooped two awards including one for overall excellence in the 2014 Aer Lingus Viscount Awards which celebrate N(...)

Paddy Hill and Gerry Conlan  at UL before  delivering an address on their experiences as victims of miscarriages of justice.  Photograph: Brian Gavin Press 22 3:01

Two men who suffered among the worst miscarriages of justice in British history have accused the Irish and British governments(...)

Martin McGuinness addresses the  Sinn Féin Ardfheis on Saturday. He said he was “heartened by the glowing and brave tributes” from Ms Seeley’s pupils. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill.

Sinn Féin’s Martin McGuinness has sharply criticised unionist politicians who failed to support a party councillor and teacher who was forced to resig(...)