File photograph of PSNI officers undergoing  riot training at Longmoor Army Camp ahead of the G8 meeting in Northern Ireland in  2013. File Photograph: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire

Police in Derry city came under attack from youths throwing missiles as they responded to a call on Friday night. The Police Service of Northern Irel(...)

Northern Ireland’s High Court has ruled that a heavily pregnant woman accused of stealing from a  pensioner in Derry must be released from custody to give birth. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A heavily pregnant woman accused of targeting a pensioner in a distraction theft can be released from custody because she is about to give birth, a No(...)

Róisín Mullan: “I think we have about 84 nationalities at the school. It’s one of the most international schools in Qatar, which I think is my favourite part of teaching here.”

The sound of screaming children is deafening. Hundreds of them run around desperately trying to grab our attention. “Why are you here?” “What are you (...)

 Dr James Mehaffey (l), retired Church of Ireland  Bishop of Derry and Raphoe, and  Dr Edward Daly (c), retired Catholic Bishop of Derry, with mayor of Derry Brenda Stevenson. The former bishops were conferred with the freedom of the city. Photograph: Lorcan Doherty/PA Wire

Two of Derry’s retired bishops were conferred with the freedom of the city by mayor Brenda Stevenson, in the last official administrative act carried (...)

A veteran republican, jailed for murdering a part-time police officer who was visiting his wife and newborn son, has won the legal right to challenge(...)

A Derry man has denied bringing a note into Maghaberry  Prison on behalf of the leadership of the Real IRA during an arraignment hearing at Belfast Crown Court. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A Derry man has denied bringing a note into Northern Ireland’s top security prison on behalf of the leadership of the Real IRA. William McDonnell (28)(...)

Martin McCrossan. He “told and sold Derry’s story like nobody else,” according to SDLP MP Mark Durkan. Photograph: Stephen Latimer.

Martin McCrossan, who has died after a short illness, was one of the main drivers in the tourism industry in Derry. Some 20 years ago he established C(...)

LGBT activists at one of today’s protests in Northern Ireland over a proposed ‘conscience clause’ Photograph: Amanda Ferguson

Equality activists have taken to the streets of Belfast, Derry and Newry in Northern Ireland to demonstrate against the DUP’s proposed conscience clau(...)

The district judge confirmed that Fr John Irwin had not only repaid the amount in full, but also paid additional compensation as an indication of the remorse he felt as a result of his offending.

A priest who admitted stealing almost £1,800 (€2,200) over a three year period from diocesan and parish funds after he got into financial difficulties(...)

 Four men have been arrested as part of a PSNI investigation into paramilitary activity in Northern Ireland.  Photograph: Paul Faith/PA

Four men have been arrested as part of a PSNI investigation into paramilitary activity in the North.The men, aged between 31 and 62, were detained aft(...)