“If the British left and we didn’t that could be very awkward for the Border counties because you could end up with passport controls and passport inspections at that frontier”

Irish financial services and agricultural exports could sustain a major hit if Britain were to vote to leave the EU, according to economist Colm McCar(...)

The Enterprise train leaving Connolly Station, Dublin, for Belfast. Iarnród Éireann is encouraging customers to keep up to date with its social media feeds due to disruption on the line on Thursday, February 5th. File photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

Disruptions to the Dublin to Belfast rail line are continuing following the discovery of a suspect device on the tracks on Wednesday evening.Services (...)

Paul and Clare Vallely: “We now sell to more than 60 countries worldwide but becoming established and successful in our own local markets is an achievement we are very proud of”

Brother and sister Clare and Paul Vallely set up The Rug House in 2007. This online operation is based in Newry, Co Down, and employs 24 people. What(...)

A man in his 20s has been arrested by the PSNI following a suspected assault on a 2-year-old girl in the town of Bessbrook, Co Armagh yesterday evening.

A man in his 20s has been arrested following a suspected assault on a 2-year-old girl in Bessbrook, Co Armagh yesterday evening.Police in Newry have a(...)

The charge is in connection with a stabbing incident in the Edward Street area of Newry on Friday evening last, September 6th. Photograph: Google Street View

A man aged 24 has been charged in Northern Ireland with attempted murder and possessing an article with a blade or point in a public place. He is due (...)

Fr Stan Hajkowski and Justyna Bell, who want to develop a co-ordinated approach to deal with suicide in Northern Ireland’s Polish community. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Jerome Mullen, a retired Newry-based businessman and rather busy honorary consul for Poland in Northern Ireland, is thinking back over the past(...)