It is alleged that orders for iPhones, iPads and Samsung devices were placed by David Parry with the intention of making gains for himself.  Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A man is to go on trial in Belfast accused of carrying out a £28,000 (36,000) smartphone and tablet scam. David Parry (25) faces 17 counts of fraud by(...)

Ivor Bell leaving Belfast Laganside Court, where he faced counts of aiding and abetting the killing of Jean McConville and of IRA membership. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

A voice analyst has been enlisted in the case of an alleged former IRA commander accused of aiding and abetting the murder of Disappeared victim Jean (...)

Three men were returned for trial today accused of involvement in an international plot to smuggle drugs into Northern Ireland through the post

Three men were returned for trial today accused of involvement in an international plot to smuggle drugs into Northern Ireland through the post. The t(...)

A former school teacher is to stand trial accused of sexually abusing two boys nearly 40 years ago, a judge ruled today

A former school teacher is to stand trial accused of sexually abusing two boys nearly 40 years ago, a judge ruled today. Daniel Patrick Eccles faces a(...)

 Colin Duffy who has been charged with membership of the IRA and conspiracy to murder PSNI officers. File Photograph: Julien Behal/PA Wire

Prominent dissident republican Colin Duffy has been charged with conspiring to murder members of the security forces in Northern Ireland. Two other me(...)

 Willie Frazer arrives at Laganside Court dressed up as radical Muslim cleric Abu Hamza. Photograph: Colm Lenaghan/Pacemaker

Loyalist campaigner Willie Frazer turned up at a Belfast court today dressed as radical Muslim cleric Abu Hamza in a protest at charges he faces. He a(...)

Democratic Unionist councillor Ruth Patterson, with her solicitor Denis Moloney, arriving at Belfast Magistrates Court today in connection with a comment she posted on Facebook. Photograph: Paul Faith/PA Wire

A Democratic Unionist Party councillor has appeared in court in Northern Ireland charged in connection with a comment she posted on Facebook. Ruth Pat(...)