Bill Webster, who has died in his adopted home of Derry after a long illness, was a veteran socialist and a stalwart of the trade union movement in th(...)

SmithDehn is a major international entertainment, media and legal firm and its founder, Russell Smith, fell in love with Malin Head, Co Donegal, some years ago.

Holiday romances rarely last but a love affair that began on a sojourn to Derry almost 20 years ago is proof that some can have a happy ending; and ev(...)

The PSNI have appealed to any witnesses of an arson attack on the Derry Sinn Féin constituency office overnight. Photograph: PA

A Sinn Féin constituency office in Derry was targeted overnight by arsonists.The incident happened on Eastway Street where police say a rear window wa(...)

The ‘Derry-Londonderry-Doire’ yesterday won the 2,800-mile New York to Derry leg of the Clipper Round the World race.

Even before the Derry City Council-sponsored yacht won the home leg of the Clipper Round the World race, the council said their £1.8 million (€2.25(...)

Seagate’s Springtown plant in Derry, which employs more than 1,300 people, embraces the global organisation’s “workplace diversity” ethos. Photograph: Paul Faith/PA Wire

Seagate Technology officially comes of age as it celebrates its 21st anniversary in Derry this year. But the Springtown plant, which employs more t(...)

A senior nun who worked in Termonbacca during the 1960s and 70s has told the Historical Abuse Inquiry in Northern Ireland that residents there were happier than in other homes where she worked. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien / The Irish Times

A senior nun who worked in Termonbacca during the 1960s and 70s has told the Historical Abuse Inquiry that residents there were happier than in other (...)

Irish Roots

After the National Archives first came out with its superb 1901 and 1911 census website (genealogy.nationalarchives.ie), a few innocent souls a(...)

Dublin captain Stephen Cluxton with the Division One trophy at Croke Park yesterday. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

For those with the growing feeling that something special could be afoot with this Dublin team, this was another afternoon’s nourishment. For e(...)

EE chief executive Olaf Swantee said the Derry call centre was the initial stage of the company’s plan to return customer service jobs to the UK. Photograph: EE

UK digital communications company EE has chosen Derry to develop a new call centre that is likely to create 333 jobs. Olaf Swantee, the company’s c(...)

Gardaí are investigating a single vehicle road traffic collision after a man was seriously injured this morning just outside Letterkenny.

A 23-year-old man was seriously injured this morning after his car collided with a stone wall just outside Letterkenny, Co Donegal. Gard(...)