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(...)

Injured child was brought to Belfast’s Royal Victoria Hospital on Wednesday night  in a critical condition.

A three-month-old baby girl has died in hospital hours after her father appeared in court charged with causing her grievous bodily harm.The injured ch(...)

According to Almac, one in eight women develops breast cancer, and most are diagnosed with early curable disease.

Almac, the Northern Ireland- headquartered pharmaceutical group, has signed a licensing deal with a California company, worth an initial $9 million, w(...)

 Gerry Conlon (left) and Independent TDs Mick Wallace and Clare Daly attend yesterday’s hearing  at the Court of Appeal, Belfast. Photograph: Brian Little/ Presseye

A key prosecution witness at the appeal of two men jailed for murdering PSNI Constable Stephen Carroll is a compulsive liar who lives in a world of hi(...)