The constable said that at about 8.30pm on Tuesday evening last, July 14th, police were present at the loyalist camp at Twaddell Avenue when a silver Alfa Romeo drove up the Crumlin Road. As the car passed,  the passenger, who Finatan Jude Geraghty has admitted was him, hung a “large Irish tricolour” out the window. File photograph: Ed Pritchard/Photographer’s Choice/Getty

A 37-year-old Lisburn man accused of driving past a group of loyalists at an interface, waving a tricolour and shouting “Up The Ra” has been released (...)

The man and woman are charged with shortening the barrel of a shotgun, having a loaded gun while drunk or under the influence of drugs and having the gun without authority from the secretary of state. Photograph: Michaela Rehle/Reuters

A man and woman were remanded into custody on Saturday facing charges relating to a sawn off shotgun being fired at a children’s park. Tatjana Glusec(...)

A teenage delivery driver accused of trying to strip three women in so-called ‘sharking’ attacks has denied any sexual motivation for the incidents in Northern Ireland’s High Court. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A teenage delivery driver accused of trying to strip three women in so-called “sharking” attacks denies any sexual motivation for the incidents, Nor(...)

A new study on living standards in Northern Ireland has stated that communities that have been disadvantaged for generations have continued to decline despite nearly a decade of devolved government at Stormont. Photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

Lisburn has the highest quality of life among Northern Ireland’s 11 local authority areas and Derry City & Strabane has the lowest, according to(...)

Eamonn Magee jnr (22), was stabbed to death in the Summerhill Park area of West Belfast as he went to check on a pizza delivery in the early hours of Saturday morning. File photograph: PSNI/PA Wire

A barman has been remanded in custody charged with murdering the son of a former boxing champion in Belfast at the weekend. There were angry scenes as(...)

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(...)

Arder Carson will take over from outgoing mayor Nichola Mallon  of the SDLP. Photograph: Arthur Allison/Pacemaker Press

The first mayor of Belfast’s new-look supercouncil will be Sinn Féin’s Arder Carson.Mr Carson, a former butcher, will take office next month when the (...)

Police have arrested a 14-year-old boy in connection with a violent hijacking in Northern Ireland. A woman was forced out of her red Kia Ceed car as s(...)

The 28-year-old Lisburn mother of a toddler found dead in their home following a fire has denied his murder.Michelle Owens, from Trinity Terrace in th(...)

Ireland players (l to r) George Dockrell, Niall O’Brien, Ed Joyce, William Porterfield and Paul Stirling have a look at the square at The Gabba during their training session on Monday ahead of tomorrow’s World Cup game against the United Arab Emirates. Photograph: Barry Chambers/Inpho

From the seaside idyll of Nelson to the subtropical expanse of Brisbane, from temporary stands to the multi-coloured seats in the giant concrete bowl(...)